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Boca Man Drives Over Person Lying On State Road 7

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Charges have not been filed against Boca Raton resident David Burton who was driving south on 441/SR7 when a man inexplicably lied down in the middle of road. Burton — and we can’t imagine what he must be feeling — was behind a car that drove over Richard Tortora Jr…

Pat McKay Now Chair Of FAU Foundation

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From FAU) — The Florida Atlantic University Foundation Board recently held its annual meeting and election of officers. Patricia McKay ’78 was elected as the Board’s new chair, taking over for Bruce Allen ’71, who served as chair since 2013. Former treasurer Brett Greenberg was elected vice chair and Chris Fluehr continues…

REMINDER: Tax Free Shopping Continues Through The Week

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida’s annual tax-free holiday continues through Sunday night — and it’s not just clothes and back to school supplies. Computers and other small electronics are included on this year’s list. Click here for the official rundown from the State of Florida. And yes, purchases from Amazon.com and other online retailers…

PBSO Charges Jarrett Corbett With DUI

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jarrett Corbett ot Hidden Valley Blvd., in Boca Raton is facing a DUI charge following his arrest by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Corbett, 30, was arrested Sunday afternoon and spent several hours in the Palm Beach County Jail before being released on his own recognizance early Monday morning.  

DUI Charge For Boca's Kate Long

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Kate Long, 39, spent part of her weekend in the Palm Beach County Jail following her arrest for DUI. Boca Raton Police took Long, of Mohigan Circle, into custody early Sunday morning. She was booked into jail at 5:02 and was allowed to check out — on her own recognizance…

GUN GOES BANG AT BOOMERS: Juvenile Hit In Leg

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Boca Raton PD) — On Saturday, August 8 at about 10:40 p.m., Boca Raton Police officers responded to reports that a male had been shot at Boomer’s, 3100 Airport Road. As officers arrived, witnesses pointed out a male running through the parking lot as the possible suspect. Officers apprehended the 16…

Boca Man Hits, Kills Woman Who Walks In Front Of Car

POMPANO BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — No charges have been filed against Boca’s Scott Biederman who was driving his VW Passat when a woman inexplicably jumped in front of his car in Pompano Beach.  From BSO: A 25-year-old woman was fatally struck by a vehicle as she attempted to cross a busy Pompano Beach street with…

DEVELOPING: Man Falls From Crane Near Yamato and Lyons

UPDATE: 2:30p from Palm Beach County Fire Rescue: At 2pm crews responded to reports of a construction accident near Lakeridge Blvd and Yamato Road. First arriving crews reported a person falling approximately 30 feet from the bucket of a crane truck. The patient, an adult male, was transported to a local area hospital for treatment of…