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BREAKING: Missing Endangered Adult

UPDATED 5:07p: Ms. Gomez has been found walking on 7th Street. Palm Beach Sheriff’s Department thanks the community for its help.    From Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Department to our North — in Lake Worth: On Friday, October 7, 2011, at approximately 8:30 am, Gladys Gomez left her residence in the 1100 block of North…

Opened and Closed on Columbus Day

Monday is Columbus Day. In Boca: City offices will be closed, as will libraries, Federal offices, courts, post offices, and banks.  Monday and Tuesday trash collection will be delayed by one day. In Palm Beach County: The Tax Collector’s office will be closed, as will all administrative offices. Schools are open. Feel free to post…

Burglars Enter Front While Homeowner Paints In Back

There’s something to be said for alarm systems. A homeowner in the 6400 Block of Las Flores Drive says he was painting in the back of his home when he heard a loud noise coming from the front. He went inside and found two black men fleeing the residence through a shattered front glass door.…

Armed Robbers Take Cash, iPod, Baseball Hats

Boca Police are searching for two black men who allegedly held a man at gunpoint, on the floor, while they took $300 in cash, an iPod, and baseball hats for the hornets and the falcons. The victim describes the first man as 5’10”, 240 lbs, wearing a medium blue SouthWest Moe’s t-shirt with a black…

Pheasant Statue Valued At $4200 Stolen From Boca Mall

A Jay Strongwater Pheasant statue, which may or may not look like the one to the left, was reportedly stolen from somewhere in the Boca Town Center Mall on Thursday. Witnesses say it was snatched by an unknown white male who was accompanied by another unknown white male and white female. Police issued a “be…

Wow, That's Good Water

You may find this difficult to believe, but there are awards for Utility Service Departments nationwide, and Boca just won Platinum for “Utility Excellence.” The Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA, but you know that), bestowed the high honor upon Boca — just one of seven public water systems across the country to receive an…

Humans Search For Stolen Dog

Boca Police tell us that someone apparently stole a Yorkshire Terrier valued at $1000 from the front yard of 2601 NE 5th Avenue. The homeowner says the suspect drove up, took the dog, and sped off in an unknown direction on North Federal Highway. If you have any information, please call Boca Police.