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Casanova-Rivera Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

Natalie Casanova-Rivera

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It would be totally inappropriate to comment on someone’s eyebrows that appear to be drawn with a Sharpie, so we’ll just report that Natalia Marie Casanova-Rivera of SW 65th Way is now out of the Palm Beach County Jail following her arrest for DUI. Casanova-Rivera, 21, was taken into custody…

TSA: Blame Delta For Slowdown At Fort Lauderdale Airport

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com received a lengthy, somewhat rambling email from a spokesperson for the Transportation Security Administration following our post earlier this week on the long lines experienced at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Specifically, we wrote about the bizarre closure of the “PreCheck” line at Delta’s (NYSE: DAL) terminal (terminal 2) during…

PB Schools Names New Superintendent 

   BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From PBCSD) — Robert Avossa has been unanimously selected to serve as Palm Beach County’s next superintendent, following a national search and public interviews by the School Board with each of the three finalists. “This has been a comprehensive, inclusive and open process to find our next superintendent,” said School Board…

Carla Rescia Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

   BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton police nabbed Carla Rescia of Fort Lauderdale and charged her with DUI early this morning.  The 42 year old remains in the Palm Beach County Jail as of 9:40 et. She was booked into jail around 5:15.  Her alleged blood alcohol content was not immediately available, neither…

School Starts August 17th In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In its  never ending quest to ruin summer vacations and camps for families and students (we kid, but only a little bit), Palm Beach County Schools today announced the first day of the 2015-2016 school year will be August 17th. Here’s the official media advisory: Palm Beach County public school…

Top Tier Lincoln Exhibit Continues At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University will host “Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War,” a traveling exhibition from the National Constitution Center now through Thursday, April 30 at the Wimberly Library, 777 Glades Road, Boca Raton campus. The exhibition features photographic reproductions of original documents, including a draft of President Abraham Lincoln’s first inaugural speech,…

NEAR CHAOS: TSA Closes PreCheck At FLL, Waits Near 30 Minutes

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you ever wonder if TSA’s PreCheck program works at shortening lines across the board, consider this: For reasons that are unexplainable as of 10:30 this morning, TSA closed the PreCheck lane for passengers flying Delta out of Fort Lauderdale. Lines during the closure averaged 30 minutes for security clearance,…

GREAT STORY! AT&T Honors Boca Raton Volunteer

Bill Bartley Volunteer

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From AT&T) — With this being National Volunteer Week (April 12-18), AT&T is proud to recognize that AT&T employee Bill Bartley of Boca Raton is among 14 Palm Beach County AT&T employees to be honored with the prestigious President’s Volunteer Service Award (PVSA), an award given by our nation’s president for being active citizens. There are three PVSA…