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Japanese Garden Association To Host Morikami Museum Event

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Morikami) — The North American Japanese Garden Association (NAJGA) is bringing together international garden specialists from Japan, Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, China and Australia for two days of learning, exchange and camaraderie that focuses on understanding and utilizing Japanese gardens as nature-based therapeutic settings. NAJGA is a…

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: Buy A Pie For Pi Day At FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — The deadline is Monday, March 7 at 4 p.m. to order pies from Florida Atlantic University’s Arthur and Mata Jaffe Center for Book Arts, which is again teaming up with the world-famous Upper Crust bakery in Lake Worth to raise money for the center and awareness of Pi…

Marijuana, Heroin Leads To Arrst Of Boca Man

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Jordan Watson is in the Palm Beach County Jail Tuesday morning following his arrest on drug charges.  Watson, 26, of 228th Lane South in Boca, is charged with two counts of selling Marijuana and two counts of selling Heroin. He’s being held on $16,000 bond.  Watson was booked into jail…

Alex Gilman, Felon, Jailed For Weapon Possession

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Alexander Gilman, according to public records, is a felon in the State of Florida. That means possessing a weapon is a big no no. But the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office alleges that Gilman had a weapon and that led to his arrest Monday morning.  The 22 year old resident…

Boca's Wayne Jenkins, Felon, Jailed On Weapons Charges

  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s more than 25 weapons charges for Florida Felon Wayne Jenkins.  The 48 year old resident of Affirmed Lane in Boca was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail by Delray Beach Police who arrested Jenkins late Sunday night.  The main charge, repeated over and over again on his booking…

Boca's Gabriella Heiderick, 17, Killed In Crash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Gabriella Heiderick, a 17 year old Boca Raton resident, was killed in a one car crash early Saturday morning. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says Heiderick was traveling westbound in the outside lane of Glades Road, approaching Florida’s Turnpike, when she apparently lost control on a “mild bend” on…

DELRAY VIOLENCE: Three Shootings, One Death Thursday Afternoon

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Delray Beach PD) — A 30-year-old city worker with lethal gunshot wounds drove himself to Delray Beach Fire Rescue headquarters Thursday afternoon, but his efforts to save himself were in vain. Jarvis Collins died a short time later at Delray Medical Center. Delray Beach police detectives were investigating to determine where…

DUI Charge For Delray's Melissa Spence

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Melissa Spence, 33, is facing a DUI charge following her arrest by Boca Raton Police. Spence, of NW 2nd Street in Delray, was booked into jail around 7:20 Wednedsay morning. She was released on her own recognizance just after 1pm. A court date is pending.  

Chiraz Meddah, Islem Kharbech Charged With Macy's Shoplifting

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Two Boca Raton women are charged with shoplifting at Town Center Mall. Chiraz Meddah, 30, and Islem Kharbech, 22, are accused of stealing $834 worth of clothing items from Macy’s. Meddah and Kharbach both live in the 100 block of NW 70th Street in Boca. Bond for Kharbech and Meddah…

Condoms, Zip Ties Stolen From CVS, Then Returned

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’re not sure what is more disturbing — the list of items stolen from a CVS in Boca Raton or the fact the items were recovered and, conceivably, could be back on the shelves. According to police, the CVS manager reported that “an unknown white male concealed and stole multiple…