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Wow, We Are Unimpressed With GlassesUSA.Com

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We, from time to time, experience customer service that is just so bad that it deserves a bit of attention. Today, that attention is focused on GlassesUSA.com, a discount glasses provider that advertises heavily online. You’ve likely seen their ads on websites that you frequent. GlassesUSA.com is, from what we…

New COO For Boca Raton Regional Hospital

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: BRRH Media Release) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital (BRRH) announces the appointment of Mindy Shikiar, MBA, MSN as Chief Operating Officer for the organization. Ms. Shikiar replaces Karen Poole, who retired from the position earlier this month. A seasoned and accomplished healthcare executive, Ms. Shikiar joined Boca Region in 2003 and…

Boca, Boynton Students Receive Significant Arts Scholarships

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: NLAPW Media Release) — At a time when most college scholarships reward academic accomplishments, the Boca chapter of the National League of American Pen Women has decided it’s so important to encourage teens who are passionate about the arts that it is awarding four scholarships this year to local students pursuing…

FAU Stroke Treatment Discovery To Be Developed, Commercialized

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Affecting about 795,000 people each year, stroke is the leading cause of disability and the third leading cause of death in the United States. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), health care costs to treat stroke exceeds $73 billion in the U.S. each year. Approximately 87…

MURDER: Boca PD Charges James Scandarito Jr. With Killing Father

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton PD) — On Sunday, April 1, 2018, Boca Raton Police responded to the 400 block of NW 72nd Street in reference to a missing person. An officer met with 49-year-old James Scandirito Jr. He stated his 74-year-old father, James “Skip” Scandirito Sr., was supposed to return home around 6:00…