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Guided Hammock Walk On Wednesday

If you’re looking for something to do tomorrow morning, how about a Guided Hammock Walk? It’s happening at the Gumbo Limbo Nature Center. From the City of Boca Raton, “Explore this rare remnant of coastal hardwood hammock and get a glimpse of the past. Meet at the boardwalk entrance. All ages. Children must be accompanied…

Someone Snatches Display Phones

Not sure if they worked or not, but a manager at AT&T in the mall at 6000 West Glades Road says someone stole two display phones. No word as to what type of phone, although they presumably are traceable through SIM cards and IMEI numbers, so it seems like a bad day is coming for…

Dengue Fever: Second Case Found In Palm Beach County

The Palm Beach County Health Department has raised the status level to “ALERT” for Mosquito Borne Illness.” “We have been closely monitoring the county for the possibility of Dengue. The second case is good evidence that it is becoming established here and all should be on the alert to prevent mosquitoes from biting,” said Health…

Need Homestead Exemption Help? We Know Where You Can Get It…

The Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s office will have experts available at Boca Raton City Hall on Thursday November 3rd and December 1st to answer questions and help fill out applications for homestead exemption. Residents are encouraged to bring a copy of their deed and proof of residency. The address: Boca Raton City Hall, First…

Lots Of Vehicle Break-Ins Throughout Boca

Boca Police are investigating a substantial number of “thefts from auto” throughout the city. Among them: 3249 N. Federal Highway: Someone smashed the rear passenger side window of a Dodge SUV and stole a purse from the front floorboard. Fingerprints were recovered. 1300 NW 8th Street: An auto-owner reported that someone broke into his car…

New ADHD Support Group In Boca

We were asked to pass this on and we are happy to do so. CHADD of Boca Raton is a newly former support group for parents of children, teens and college students with ADHD. The group’s next meeting is Tuesday, November 1st, from 7 to 8:30p at the Dawson Theater/Education Center of Boca Regional Hospital.…

Boca Cops Nab Brothers Suspected Of String Of Home Burglaries

Two brothers, one with a self described drug addiction, have been arrested by Boca Police following a string of residential burglaries in the city and nearby. Boca’s SWAT team executed a warrant at 3698 NE 4th Avenue, finding six people at home and reportedly items stolen from area residences. During the search, 17 year old…