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HURRICANE IRMA: No, You're Not Getting A Generator Anytime Soon

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Whole house generators are fantastic when there is a storm with massive power loss like we are all currently experiencing. But they are not installed instantly. We have heard from several generator companies that potential customers are unrealsitically asking for generators to be installed today. Now. In minutes. Here’s reality:…

HURRICANE IRMA: FEMA May Have Money For You

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FEMA/Palm Beach County) — Preliminary damage assessments estimate approximately $19 million of damage in the county at this time. As a result, Palm Beach County has been included in a FEMA Major Disaster Declaration, triggering the release of Federal funds to help people and communities recover from Hurricane Irma. Residents with…

HURRICANE IRMA: Palm Beach County Curfew Update

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County) — A curfew for all of Palm Beach County remains in place and the hours have been modified to 10 p.m. – 6 a.m. until further notice. This curfew is to ensure the safety of citizens as well as to protect the personal property and businesses from looters.…

HURRICANE IRMA: FP HELL! Utility Website Completely Inoperable

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you’re checking on the status of your power outage through the FPL website, good luck. FPL’s outage website is completely inoperable. It is bouncing between not loading at all and displaying a message that communication system problems are making it impossible to accurately report information. Communication system problem created…