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PB Schools Names New Superintendent 

   BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From PBCSD) — Robert Avossa has been unanimously selected to serve as Palm Beach County’s next superintendent, following a national search and public interviews by the School Board with each of the three finalists. “This has been a comprehensive, inclusive and open process to find our next superintendent,” said School Board…

Carla Rescia Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

   BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton police nabbed Carla Rescia of Fort Lauderdale and charged her with DUI early this morning.  The 42 year old remains in the Palm Beach County Jail as of 9:40 et. She was booked into jail around 5:15.  Her alleged blood alcohol content was not immediately available, neither…

School Starts August 17th In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In its  never ending quest to ruin summer vacations and camps for families and students (we kid, but only a little bit), Palm Beach County Schools today announced the first day of the 2015-2016 school year will be August 17th. Here’s the official media advisory: Palm Beach County public school…

Top Tier Lincoln Exhibit Continues At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University will host “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition from the National Constitution Center now through Thursday, April 30 at the Wimberly Library, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The exhibition features photographic reproductions of original documents, including a draft of President Abraham Lincoln’s first inaugural speech,…

NEAR CHAOS: TSA Closes PreCheck At FLL, Waits Near 30 Minutes

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you ever wonder if TSA’s PreCheck program works at shortening lines across the board, consider this: For reasons that are unexplainable as of 10:30 this morning, TSA closed the PreCheck lane for passengers flying Delta out of Fort Lauderdale. Lines during the closure averaged 30 minutes for security clearance,…

GREAT STORY! AT&T Honors Boca Raton Volunteer

Bill Bartley Volunteer

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From AT&T) — With this being National Volunteer Week (April 12-18), AT&T is proud to recognize that AT&T employee Bill Bartley of Boca Raton is among 14 Palm Beach County AT&T employees to be honored with the prestigious President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA), an award given by our nation’s president for being active citizens. There are three PVSA…

DUI Charges Against Dadamo, Gregory

Jaclyn Dadmo

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Wayne Gregory, 49, is the first of two DUI arrests by area police overnight. Gregory, of the 6700 block of Pradera, was booked into jail at 12:01 this morning… he was released on his own recognizance just before 7. The official charge: DUI, unlawful blood alcohol — DUI alcohol or…