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BANK ROBBERY: Central Boca Wells Fargo Robbed

UPDATE: The suspect is described as a white male, mid 20’s – 30’s, thin build, with a beard.  He was wearing a dark baseball cap with a white front, sunglasses – above the baseball cap, dark hooded sweatshirt with light vertical graphics on the back and white graphics with writing on the front, a white or…

Palm Beach County Rejects Citizen Police Oversight Board

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Despite a nationwide push for better and more oversight of police operations, the Palm Beach County Board of Commissioners has rejected a call for a citizen oversight board to monitor the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. From the Board of Commissioner’s own report: Citizens Review Board – decided against establishing an independent…

Eliseo Sierra Charged In Violent Boca Raton Home Invasion

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Eliseo Sierra remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Tuesday after police say he violently attacked a man during a home invasion robbery in the 1600 block of NW 13th Street. From the police report: “Eliseo Sierra was placed under arrest for a home invasion robbery and aggravated battery with…

DUI ARREST: Nancy Sultan of Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) –Nancy Sultan, 61, of Fanshaw North in Boca now has a “later in life” experience to talk about. She was arrested by Boca Raton Police Monday for DUI. It happened in the area of 400 West Glads Road. Sultan was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail just before 5:30p and…

Polaroid Photobar To Rebrand In Boca, Delray

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The fun but product-challenged “Polaroid Photobar” in Boca’s Town Center Mall and Delray Marketplace will soon have a new name with an expanded offering. From Photobar’s PR firm: Photo & Go – the most expansive photo-making concept to come to retail – has launched today. Founded by Warren Struhl, the…

TOUCHY: Man Performs Lewd Act In Front Of Woman In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — No confirmation that he was singing the 90’s Divynls hit “I Touch Myself,” but a woman told Boca Raton Police that she observed a man doing something to himself that she didn’t want to see. From the report: “Adult female victim reported that an adult male performed a lewd and…

Boca's Brazilian Beat Set To Repeat September 12th

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com)(From City of Boca Raton) — The City of Boca Raton presents Downtown Boca’s Brazilian Beat, designated as one of South Florida’s official annual Brazilian Independence Day Celebrations by the Consulate General of Brazil in Miami, on Saturday, September 12 at 6 p.m. in Sanborn Square, 72 North Federal Highway (one block north…

"American Girl" Dolls Featured At Boca Raton Library

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com)(From Boca Raton Public Library) — American Girl dolls have arrived at the Boca Raton Public Library!  On September 21, library patrons will be able to borrow a doll in the American Girl BeForever Collection.  This signature line of historical dolls, books and accessories allows kids to connect with inspirational characters and absorbing…

Fire Rescue On Scene Of Boca Grove Gas Leak

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — From Palm Beach County Fire Rescue: Crews are on the scene of a gas leak in the 7700 block of Mandarin Drive in Boca online casino Grove Plantation (central Boca). A construction crew apparently dug into a gas line. No report of evacuations at this time.

Estrick Salmon Killed In I-95 Accident Near Yamato Road

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Port St. Lucie resident Estrick Salmon, 59, died this morning in a one car crash on I-95 near Yamato Road in Boca. Salmon, according to FHP, was “traveling southbound on I-95 when the driver suffered an unknown medical issue. The passenger attempted to steer the vehicle off best online casino…