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Olympic Heights High School Drops To A “B”, Other Boca Schools Keep “A” Rating

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The State Department of Education has a funny way of releasing information late on Fridays. For fans of the “West Wing,” Friday is “Take Out The Trash Day.”  While the Friday public release may make sense when you look at some of the grades, Boca fared well overall — the…

More Local Oversight For PBC Schools In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — – The reorganization of the School District of Palm Beach County’s Regional offices took effect July 1, a move that provides more direct support and resources to each of the District’s schools staff and students. With this reorganization, the District has moved from five…

BAGHDAD IN WEST BOCA: PBSO Deputies Told To Ignore Fireworks Noise Complaints

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RELATED: Does local NFL player have a fireworks problem? BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has been reminded for several years that PBSO Deputies are instructed to ignore fireworks noise complaints on July 4th. The reasoning isn’t illogical — deputies need to be free to respond to “real” complaints — but the policy creates as much…

Menfil Rafael Lopez Loses Freedom On July 4th

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A DUI charge combined with a charge of driving without a license landed Boca’s Menfil Rafael Lopez in the Palm Beach County Jail Monday night.  Lopez, 33, hails from the 400 block of Jeffrey Street in Boca. He was released on his own recognizance roughly five hours after his incarceration. …

All Smiles: Cathy Stewart Jailed In Boca Raton

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Cathy Stewart may not be smiling this holiday weekend as she remains jailed Friday on charges of dealing stolen property, fraud, and second degree petit theft. Stewart, 25, of the 100 Block of Preston Drive in Boca, was arrested by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office and locked up around…