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Boca Police Take Two Bayers

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca PD)– Boca Raton Police officers responded to a report of a stolen vehicle at 1900 South Conference Drive. The victim, David King, told officers he awoke to the sound of his truck starting. He went outside and saw two males in his truck, backing it out of the driveway.…

DASTJERDI DEED: Stalking Charges For Boca Man

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Ahmad Dastjerdi is in the Palm Beach County Jail Wednesday online casino following his Tuesday night arrest for aggravated stalking.  PBSO, in the holiday spirit, gave Dastjerdi three counts of the charge, which officially reads “aggravated stalking, follow, harass cyber stalk, credible threat to person.” It”s unclear at this point…

Marijuana Kinda Less Bad In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Commission) — The commission approved an ordinance making possession of small amounts of marijuana (20 grams or less) and/or drug paraphernalia a civil infraction with a civil fine of $100. An offender may be granted this option no more than two times by law enforcement.

Several Car Break-ins Reported In Gated Communities

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’ve been reporting on the dramatic increase of car break-ins in several gated communities throughout Boca Raton and West Boca Raton. Boca Raton Police are now investigating a new wave involving the Banyans at Broken Sound. From Boca PD: “The victims reported that sometime between December 10th and December 11th,…

Awkward For The Holidays: Lynn U Student Accuses Roommate

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police are investigating the theft of “money and a charm bracelet” valued at $400 from a dorm room at Lynn University. The victim apparently told police that “a roommate is responsible for the loss.” No confirmation to the rumor that Jan Brady called and said the charm bracelet…

MORTY EATOWITZ REVIEW: What Happened To Yard House?

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Yes, Morty’s Back. Morty Eatowitz is back following months of training culinary writers in famine ridden lands and is astonished to find that one of his favorites, Yard House in Boca, is seemingly in the midst of a downward spiral. Morty ate at Yard House Saturday night and, quite frankly,…

Huge Grant For FAU Alzheimer's Program

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University’s Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center operated by FAU’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.3 million grant from the Administration on Aging (AoA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, for a project titled “Bridging the Gap: Providing…

MIZNER TREE: Bring Out The Idiots

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Oh Mizner Tree, Oh Mizner Tree, what happened to thee? The tree at Mizner Park has — for years — been one of the best faux holiday highlights in the faux land we all call Boca Raton. Dancing lights. Blaring Christmas music — with just a touch of Hanukkah happiness.…

Huge Grant For FAU Alzheimer's Program

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University’s Louis and Anne Green Memory and Wellness Center operated by FAU’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing has received a three-year, $1.3 million grant from the Administration on Aging (AoA), U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, for a project titled “Bridging the Gap: Providing Specialized Dementia Care…

Alan Xylander Charged With DUI In Boca

Alan Xylander

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s a DUI charge for Boca Raton resident Alan Xylander. The X-Man was taken into custody Friday and spent several hours in the Palm Beach County Jail before being released on his own recognizance. Boca Raton Police made the arrest. Xylander calls Dinner Key Drive home.