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English Tap Runs Dry, Closes In Boca

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Celebrity Chef Todd English has closed his “English Tap” restaurant at Boca Center, just two years or so after it opened. The closure should come as no surprise to BocaNewsNow.com readers, or pretty much anyone who likes food. Reviewer Morty Eatowitz — upon hearing newsroom buzz about the closure —…

Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible” Set For FAU

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Department of Theatre and Dance within Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters presents “The Crucible,” an  American classic written by playwright Arthur Miller. The play revolves around the witchcraft hysteria that plagued 17th century Salem, Mass., and how that hysteria split the town into those…

Boynton PD Under Fire Again, And Now Getting Angry At The Media

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BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) —  A posting by another local news website revealing the existence of a quasi-confidential Boynton Beach Police document is leading to a series of strongly worded emails today from Boynton PD. In an email this morning, Boynton spokeswoman Stephanie Slater chastised area media. The capitalization is hers — readers would not…

DUI Charge For Boca Woman Sentenced To Pre-Trial Diversion

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — West Boca Raton resident Melanie Lazo was sentenced to a pre-trial diversion program on June 1st following her arrest for allegedly resisting arrest. Lazo is back in jail this morning for DUI. The 21-year-old Sleepy Brook Way resident was arrested by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office late Monday night and…

Heading To The Beach? Beware Of Rip Currents

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you’re heading to the beach this holiday weekend, emergency official statewide are asking you to remember that rip currents can be deadly. Cue the BayWatch theme music and check out the following advisory: Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) officials remind beachgoers to check the surf conditions at public beaches. …

Boca’s Bornstein Busted For DUI, Marijuana

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Lea Bornstein, a 25 year old Boca Raton resident, is facing a charge of DUI and another of Marijuana Possession following her arrest Saturday by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Bornstein, of Kapok Circle, was booked into jail around 3:15 in the morning Saturday and released several hours later on…

Two Stabbed In West Boca

UPDATE: We are awaiting official word from PBSO but jail records now show the arrest of Amanda N. Myers of the 11000 block of Anchorage Way. She is charged with Aggravated Battery — use of a deadly weapon. She remain in jail Sunday morning. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A double stabbing overnight seriously injured…