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Palm Beach County Teachers Told Private Info Shared

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From: PB County School District)  — Superintendent Robert Avossa on Friday alerted employees that approximately 5,800 teachers had their Social Security numbers accidentally transmitted to a District vendor. The affected teachers have been notified of the error. While state law does not require such notification, Dr. Avossa said he felt it…

COPS: Boca’s Kathryn Olson Charged With Prostitution

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WEST PALM BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you know Kathryn Olson of Hampton Drive in Boca, police say you know a prostitute. Olson, according to West Palm Beach police, was charged with “prostitution, 2nd offense” when he was taken into custody Wednesday evening. Olson, 36, is currently residing in the Palm Beach County Jail, where…

Strong Weather Heading Into Boca

UPDATE: Forget that part about no warnings being issued for the greater Boca Raton area. SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE LIGHTNING…SMALL HAIL…45 TO 55 MPH WINDS AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF FUNNEL CLOUDS FOR NORTHEASTERN BROWARD AND SOUTHEASTERN PALM BEACH COUNTIES UNTIL 215 PM EDT… * AT 133 PM EDT…NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED…

Wherefore Art Thou, Sam Shakespeare? Jail!

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Sam Shakespeare of Coutyard Run in Boca is out of jail now following his arrest by Boca Raton Police.  In what must have created a few moments of drama for Shakespeare, police busted him for allegedly possessing marijuana with intent to sell as well as four counts of drug equipment…

Boca Raton Elementary School Honored

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’re not sure that being called a “Microsoft” school is truly an honor — we’re all Apple here at BocaNewsNow.com — but we’ll play along and say congrats to Boca Raton Elementary for being honored by the company that brought you Windows 95 and Zune.  From Palm Beach County Schools:…

Delray Cops Seek Driver Of Hit And Run Range Rover

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DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Delray Beach Police) — The Delray Beach Police Department is investigating a hit-and-run crash early Sunday morning that left a 25-year-old mixed martial arts fighter with extreme injuries. DPBD’s Traffic Homicide Unit investigators say that the suspect vehicle is a silver Range Rover Sport. Pieces of the Range Rover left…