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Extra Scholarship Funds Now Available To FAU Students

FAU President Dr. MJ Saunders and Tim Snow

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We are thrilled when our readers forward us “good” news, and this qualifies: students at FAU are now eligible for new scholarship opportunities, thanks to the George Snow Scholarship Fund. Here is the press release forwarded to us by The Fund: Recently FAU President, Dr. Mary Jane Saunders, and Tim…

Early Morning Fire In Boca Raton Leaves $100-Thousand In Damage

Boca Raton Fire Rescue On Scene Of Early Morning Fire

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Fire Rescue responded around 4:30 this morning to a structure fire at 1284 NW 4th Street. The 9-1-1 caller said there flames in a bedroom. Firefighters arriving on the scene reported heavy smoke and intense flames reaching above the roof. Fire crews quickly extinguished the fire which they…

Widow's Car Burglarized While Visiting Deceased Husband's Grave

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Horrible. Quite simply horrible. Boca police say that Harriet Singer was visiting her husband’s grave at Boca Raton Cemetery — 451 SW 4th Avenue — when someone broke into her tan Lexus. According to the report, the black male suspect smashed out the passenger side window and stole Harriet’s purse…

Life Sentence For Lavonte Davis In 2008 Boca Raton Murder

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — State Attorney Michael McAuliffe’s office tells us that Lavonte Lee Davis was sentenced today to life in prison for the brutal murder of Dawn Ruvolo in a mobile home in unincorporated Boca Raton back in 2008, near U.S. 441 and Judge Winikoff Road. Evidence at trial, according to prosecutors, showed…

Last Day To Win Tickets For Battle Of Florida

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Battle of Florida Football Game is set for Saturday at FAU. Today is your last chance to sign up to win two tickets, courtesy of BocaNewsNow.com and our friends at Battle of Florida. Just click here to sign up for our emails updates and you’ll be entered to win.…

Michael Lohan's Ex Girlfriend Arrested By Boca Raton Police

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — With thanks to TMZ.Com and other sources, BocaNewsNow.com has confirmed that Michael Lohan’s ex-girlfriend Kate Major was arrested by Boca Raton Police and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail on charges of Battery, “Battery on an Officer, Firefighter, EMT” and “Resisting An Officer With Violence.” She was released on…

Cigarette Smoke Ruins Food At Carrabba's Boca Raton

BY MORTY EATOWITZ/Food Critic — (Boca Raton, FL) — Carrabba’s Itallian Grill often advertises specials that are “here for a limited time.” Sadly, anyone who decides to enjoy winter in South Florida by eating on the deck at Carrabba’s Boca Raton will be here for a limited time as well. Your odds of dying from…