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FAU Puts Recession On Hold, Raises A Half Million Dollars

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The recession was put on hold this week as FAU, Florida Atlantic University, raised more than $500,000 during its “50 on the 50” gala event, with proceeds heading for the bank account of the “President’s Scholarship Challenge.” (FAU President, not United States President). The black-tie gala was held in the…

Extremely Strong Rip Currents Continue Off Boca Beaches

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’re not going to over-hype the weather — there’s no November Sweeps for websites. But as a public service: if you’re heading to the beach this afternoon or tonight, you may want to be a little more cautious than normal. The National Weather Service says the currents are still extremely…

Palm Beach County Detectives On Major Cow Hunt

WELLINGTON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — You don’t see this every day. Several cows have been stolen from a farm in Wellington, and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s office is seeking everyone’s help in reuniting the cows with their owner. They could be in Boca. Or not. Here is the information released moments ago by PBSO: The…

South Florida Couple Pleads Guilty To Medicare Fraud

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We just received a head’s up from the FBI that two managers and operators of a Fort Lauderdale based half-way house pleaded guilty for taking part in a Medicare fraud kickback scheme. The two managers and operators of a Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-area halfway house company pleaded guilty today for their…