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Delta Plane Off Runway At LGA, Not A South Florida Flight

NEW YORK, NY (BocaNewsNow.com) — Despite a never ending flow of South Florida passengers traveling to New York City’s three airports, today’s airplane accident involving a Delta flight is unlikely to be loaded with South Florida flyers. Delta flight 1086 originated this morning in Atlanta before sliding off the runway at New York’s LaGuardia airport.…

Delray Man Missing, Police Ask For Assistance

 DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (PBSO Advisory) — George Lioulas was last seen at his residence of 7084 Demedici Circle, Delray Beach.  George left his home driving the family’s 2006 gray Saab 9-3, bearing Florida license plate “SAMIAN”.  George’s date of birth is  6/09/38. Hehas grey hair and mustache.  Clothing description is unknown.      George has…

Florida Assessment Testing Resumes Thursday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Palm Beach County School District) — Superintendent E. Wayne Gent directed middle and high school principals to resume the computer-based writing portion of the Florida Standards Assessment tests, which had been suspended due to technical issues the state was experiencing with the testing portal. Florida Department of Education officials have expressed…

Sex Offender Robert Pelletier Captured In Boca Raton

Robert Pelletier

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A registered sex offender was captured in Boca Raton after allegedly not complying with sex offender registration laws. Boca Raton Police took Robert Pelletier into custody on Wednesday. He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail Wednesday morning and remained held on no bond Wednesday night. Pelletier, 50, lists…

Habitual Offender David Gordon Jailed In Boca Raton

David Gordon

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — David Gordon, 59, is a habitual offender. The Davie resident was cuffed and stuffed in Boca Raton following a traffic stop in the area of 199 East Boca Raton Road. With at least three convictions for operating a vehicle without a license, Boca Police took Gordon into custody when he was…

AGAIN: Schools Cancel Testing For Wednesday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Palm Beach County Schools) — The School District of Palm Beach County is suspending computer-based Florida Standards Assessment testing on Wednesday, March 4, for students in grades eight, nine and 10 as the Florida Department of Education continues to work with its vendor to correct technical difficulties with the administration…

Amanda Philip Arrested By Police In West Palm Beach

 WEST PALM BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Amanda Philip is starting her Tuesday in the Palm Beach County Jail following her arrest Monday for drug possession, drug traffcking and providing false identification to a law enforcement officer.  The drug possession arrest is allegedly for her possession of a controlled substance without a…

Multiple Charges Filed Against Boca's Gary Wright

 BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Gary Wright, a 53 year old resident of Boca Entrada Blvd., is facing several charges filed by the Boca Raton Police department following his overnight arrest.  Wright is charged with robbery without a firearm, battery and petit theft. He remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Tuesday morning —…