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NOW: Jet Ski Rider Missing In South County Park Lake

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UPDATE: 4:01p from Fire Rescue: Divers have located the victim. Paramedics are transporting the adult male patient to a local area hospital for treatment. UPDATE: 3:59p: Confirmed victim was found. We don’t know condition at this time.  UPDATE 3:55p: Ambulance just seen leaving the scene with sirens on. Unclear if victim was found. Update forthcoming.  UPDATE…

Preparing For Kindergarten? Meet And Greet Sessions Set Countywide

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Palm Beach County School District) — Parents getting ready to send their children to kindergarten will have an opportunity to learn more about their new school and teachers, meet administrators and visit classrooms during Kindergarten Round Ups at elementary schools throughout the district. These sessions are a great time to learn…

Florida Telecom Relay Opens New Center Serving Those With Hearing Loss

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From FTRI) — Florida Telecommunications Relay, Inc. (FTRI), the non-profit distributor of specialized telecommunications equipment for Floridians with hearing loss and speech disabilities, has opened a new distribution center in Palm Beach County at Audiology with a Heart, a non-profit center serving those with hearing loss, located at 2324 S Congress Ave,…

AGAIN: Alligator Alley Closing Now Due To Fog

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you’re heading to or from Naples today via Alligator Alley, you may need to find an alternate route. Heavy fog is forcing FHP to close the highway as of 10:50a. Check our live traffic link — above — for real time updates. From FHP: The Florida Highway Patrol is…

Blaze Burned: Chelsea Blaze Charged With Prostitution

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Chelsea Blaze is back in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with what police say is her second arrest for prostitution. The charge is a big one to wrap your mouth around: “Procure for prostitute – solicit another for lewdness, 2nd offense.” We’re unclear what Ms. Blaze — of SW 4th…

Guzman Goes To Jail, Allegedly Strangles And Steals

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Romel Guzman of NW 13th Street in Boca Raton is today a bar tender — if the bars in his cell need tending to. Guzman, 30, is charged with battery, commit domestic battery by strangulation, robbery by sudden snatching, and criminal mischief. Boca Raton Police cuffed Guzman early this morning.…

UBER Now Legal In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The expectation of overpriced taxi rides in Palm Beach County is coming to an end, as county commissioners have approved an agreement with Uber. The deal runs through the fall — for now. If you live under a rock, Uber is the ultra popular ride sharing service that allows ride…