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If You're Happy And You're In Jail Clap Your Hands!

Takura Happy

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We don’t know if he clapped his hands or not, but Happy was in jail until this afternoon — and he knew it. That’s Takura Happy from Boynton Beach. Happy was charged with DUI by Boca Raton Police overnight and locked up around 7:18 this morning. The 25 year old, who…

OMNI MIDDLE SCHOOL TEACHER INVESTIGATED, REASSIGNED

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — DEVELOPING… BocaNewsNow.com has learned that an Omni Middle School teacher has been reassigned while an investigation is underway into the teacher’s alleged misconduct. The voicemail message from a school official to area parents, that you can hear below, reveals that the teacher is being investigated by the school district’s professional…

DUI Charge For Deerfield's Peter Brackett

peter brackett

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s a DUI charge and the added bonus of a drug equipment and possession charge for Delray Beach resident Peter Brackett. The 40 year old was arrested by Boca Raton Police early Wednesday morning and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail. Brackett was later released on his own recognizance.…

Federation Honors Lewis Katz Following Plane Crash Death

Lewis Katz

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Jewish Federation) — The Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County is honored to announce the naming of its Business & Professional Division’s (B&P) Industry Icon series in memory of a preeminent icon of business and Jewish philanthropy. On December 16, 2015, almost exactly two years after Lewis Katz keynoted one…

Irving Rosenberg, 89, Killed In Freak New Year's Eve Accident

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’ve learned more about the freak New Year’s Eve valet stand accident at the Boca West club house that left one man dead. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says that Irving Rosenberg, 89, of Boca West, was approaching the entrance of the valet drop off area in his 2012 Toyota…

Trouble In The Bridges? Massive Number Of Resales Listed

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Bridges, the heavily advertised new luxury community on Lyons Road in Delray Beach, is experiencing a massive surge of resale listings. The MLS shows 39 homes for sale as of the writing of this article. Nearly half have been on the market long enough to show price reductions. These are homes…

Boca Raton Sets MLK Day Events

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: City of Boca Raton) —   The City of Boca Raton will host a day of recognition and celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday, January 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Events include:  9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Site, 200 NE 12th…