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Cindy Wagner of Boca Jailed On Multiple Drug Charges

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  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Cindy Ann Wagner, a 58 year old Boca Raton resident, is facing several serious drug charges following her arrest by Boynton Beach Police. Wagner is charged with two counts of possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, and one count each of cocaine possession with intent to sell and…

FAU Lynn College Of Nursing Receives $300,000

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory) — Florida Atlantic University’s Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing recently received two gifts totaling $300,000 from local philanthropist, business owner and nurse, Christine E. Lynn. A $100,000 gift will support an endowed scholarship fund for students who intend to work at Boca Raton Regional Hospital. The $200,000 gift…

Deerfield's John Ward Killed In I-95 Crash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Deerfield Beach resident John Ward, 20, was killed Sunday night when Florida Highway Patrol said he was unable to stop his motorcycle before hitting a stopped car in front of him. Investigators say three lanes of traffic southbound were stopped in the area of Congress Avenue. Ward attempted to brake…

DRUNK TANK: Busy Weekend For DUI Arrests In Boca

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Another busy weekend for Boca Raton Police and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office when it comes to nabbing those allegedly self-absorbed, irresponsible people who drink and drive. Here’s the weekend rundown of DUI arrests: Corey Pereira, d/o/b July 2, 1989, of Old Pine Road in Boca. William Burke, d/o/b…

Big Trouble For Boca’s Peter Letizia

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Peter Letizia, a self-proclaimed CEO on social media, is facing the very serious charge of “burglary” with “assault and battery” this weekend. Letizia, of La Costa Lane in Boca, was taken into custody mid-day Thursday by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. He was booked into the…

POLICE: INDIANA TEACHER SOLICITS SEX FROM BOYNTON BOY

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BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) —  A retired teacher from Indiana is in the Palm Beach County jail tonight, following his arrest for soliciting sex from a child. The teacher, Dennis Blake, 64, was chatting online with the “boy” since October and allegedly believed he was meeting the boy this evening at a restaurant in Boynton.…

FAU Receives Huge Grant For Elementary Teacher Training

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory from FAU) — The State of Florida has awarded Florida Atlantic University’s College of Education a $4.3 million grant to establish a Center of Excellence for Elementary Teacher Preparation. FAU is one of four recipients to receive the grant, “Collaborative Transformation: Establishing Excellence in Elementary Preparation,” which is an innovative partnership…