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Hollywood's Mark Hetzel Charged With DUI In Boca

Mark Hetzel

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Mark Hetzel, a 43-year-old resident of NW 38th Street in Hollywood facing a DUI charge up north here in Boca. Hetzel was arrested by Boca Raton Police early Wednesday morning and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on a DUI charge and driving on a suspended license. Hetzel was…

Ehud Barak Headlines Jewish Federation Event In Boca Raton

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Federation) — An elegant evening of celebration is planned for premier donors of the Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County. They’ll gather for the Leadership Gifts Event at 6:00 p.m. on December 2, 2015, at St. Andrews Country Club in Boca Raton. The event will feature a luxurious cocktail…

FAU Tech Runway Winners Mark One Year Of Seed Money Success

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (SOURCE: FAU) — The first graduates of Florida Atlantic University’s Tech Runway will participate in a special ceremony to commemorate their accomplishments as entrepreneurs exactly one year after receiving $25,000 in seed funding to get their companies off the ground. The “Venture Vintage 1” graduation ceremony will take place on Wednesday, Oct.…

United Way Seeks Tax Experts Ready To Vounteer

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (SOURCE: United Way) — United Way of Palm Beach County’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, in partnership with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), is looking for 200 volunteers to help provide free tax services throughout Palm Beach County to those with an annual household income of $62,000 or less. This is…

Boca Women Honored By Soroptimist International

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (SOURCE: Boca Raton Regional Hospital) —  Four women associated with Boca Raton Regional Hospital were among those honored at the Soroptimist International’s Women of Distinction Annual Awards Breakfast held on October 7th. This is the 42nd year the local Boca Raton/Deerfield Beach Chapter of Soroptimists has conducted the event. Soroptimist is…

FDLE Seeks Witnesses To Officer Involved Shooting

MIAMI, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FDLE) — Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement are asking for the public’s help identifying a possible witness to an officer involved shooting from Sept. 28 in Miami. Agents believe the person driving a white tow truck in the area of NW 119th St. and the southbound entrance ramp to…

Francesco Rios Jailed On Boca DUI Charge

Francesco Rios

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Francesco Rios of Balboa Circle in Boca was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail Saturday morning on a DUI charge from Boca Raton police. Rios was locked up at 5:13 am., ultimately being released on his own recognizance at 1:51 pm. No immediate details of his arrest or alleged…

Boca's Deborah McCarthy Charged With DUI

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Deborah McCarthy, a 45 year old resident of Elm Tree Lane in Boca Raton, spent part of the weekend in the Palm Beach County Jail on a DUI charge. McCarthy was arrested by Boca Raton police early Saturday morning and booked into jail around 1:40 am. She was released on…