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Police Again Visit Blue Martini At Town Center Mall

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police seem to be spending a fair amount of time dealing with situations at the Blue Martini Restaurant and Bar at Boca’s Town Center Mall. There were a few arrests over the past few days (search through our older posts), and now comes word that Lynn University student…

Iko Iko To Perform At Mizner Park In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Iko Iko is set to perform at Mizner Park Amphitheater on Thursday, November 10th. According to the official Mizner Park website: Blankets and chairs allowed. Chairs and premium seats available to rent for $2 and $5. Cash bar and food truck samplings available – no outside food or beverages permitted. Chair…

Guilty Plea In Huge South Florida Health Care Scam

SOUTH FLORIDA (BocaNewsNow.com) — A major FBI investigation has lead to a guilty plea in a $25-million home health Medicare fraud operation in South Florida. The accused, Beatriz Torres-Cruz, pleaded guilty Tuesday to a Federal Judge. Here’s the official rundown from the FBI: A patient recruiter of a Miami health care agency pleaded guilty yesterday…

Police Investigate A Bunch Of Burglaries In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police are busy investigating several burglaries over the past few days. There seems to be no common thread, but certainly serve as a reminder that anything can pretty much happen anywhere. Among the reports filed: 1600 Block of NW 13th Street: Victim heard a noise from their living…

Event To Support Overseas Troops Set For Delray

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A major event is the final planning stages to support overseas troops. “Project Holiday” is set for November 17th in Delray, from 6 until 8:30p. Here is the official press release: Crane’s BeachHouse Hotel & Tiki Bar, which USA Weekend has hailed as one of four “unique getaway spots” for a romantic…

Missing Boater Found Safe And Sound In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A man feared drowned after his canoe was found capsized on the Intracoastal Waterway Sunday is actually safe and sound, and apologetic that anyone believed he was the victim of tragedy. BocaNewsNow.com first reported yesterday that police were called to the Intracoastal behind 690 Golden Harbor Drive when someone found…

Rep. Alcee Hastings Fires Aide Convicted Of Fraud In Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA, PA (BocaNewsNow.com) — Updating a story BocaNewsNow.com reported exclusively earlier today, an aide to Rep. Alcee Hastings was convicted with his wife of fraud and related offenses today in Philadelphia. Rep. Hastings tonight issued this statement: “Today I learned that Mikel Jones was found guilty of certain charges against him in the United States…

Neighbor Allegedly Steals Patio Chair In Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — No charges have been filed, and there really is no investigation, but Boca Police took a report of a stolen patio chair from 6501 North Federal Highway. According to the complainant, someone stole a chair from from his patio set. And doing the job of investigators, the man found the…

Rolex Watch Stolen From Boca Raton Home

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police are investigating the theft of a $14,000 Rolex watch from a home in the 700 block of NW 7th Drive. The woman who called police, according to the report, provided a suspect’s name to investigators which is being withheld. The watch is described as “woman’s style,” with…