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Major Charge For Delray’s Minnie Walker

Minnie Walker

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Delray Beach resident Minnie Walker is out of jail Friday morning following her late Thursday arrest for Larceny and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. The 29 year old, how calls Bloods Grove Circle home, was booked into jail around 11pm by Boca Raton Police. She was released on…

We’re Back On Facebook…For Now…

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’re not huge fans of Facebook. While the idea of a global online community is great, the concept of profiting from other people’s intellectual property is not. We pulled BocaNewsNow.com from Facebook over a year ago when many were raising the same concerns. If there’s revenue from this site, we want…

Sparcle Pittman, Really Her Name, Jailed In Boca

Sparcle Pitman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Sparcle Shardae Pittman remains behind bars following her arrest by Boca Raton Police. Before we get to the charges, we must be clear: we have no idea whether officers sang “Sweetest Taboo” by the 80s singer “Sade” — pronounced “Shardae” — as Sparcle was taken into custody. Now for the…

Palm Beach County Schools To Pay $350,000 To Settle Pregnancy Discrimination Lawsuit

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: USDOJ) — The Justice Department today filed a proposed consent decree with the Palm Beach County, Florida, School Board to resolve a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit brought by the department under Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.   According to the department’s complaint, the board discriminated on the basis of…

Too Many Kids At Calusa Elementary: School District Plans To Fix For 2017-2018

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District Media Advisory) — In order to expeditiously provide parents with their proposed, newly-assigned School Year 2017-2018 elementary schools, the joint Advisory Boundary Committee (ABC)/School Board Workshop and first School Board Meeting to approve Calusa (Elementary School) Relief Study C-1 Hybrid has been scheduled.  (Read the…

They’ll Always Have Paris. George Paris. Of Boca.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — PBSO has George Paris in police custody. The Boca Raton resident and sex offender is charged with assault with intent to commit a felony. He was locked up around 1:30 Wednesday morning and is being held on $15,000 bond. Go ahead and read the complete arrest affidavit for the rundown…

FAU Presents the Elie Wiesel Memorial Symposium

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University will present the “Elie Wiesel Memorial Symposium: A Celebration of Wiesel’s Life and Work” on Sunday, Feb. 5 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event will take place in the University Theatre, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus, and is free and open to the…