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Boca’s City Attorney Makes Nearly $300k

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) – The non profit "OpenTheBooks.com" site just finished requesting and compiling salary data for Boca Raton employees, and the numbers are eye opening. Many city employees in Boca make more each year than the top earning Governors. From OpenTheBooks.com: Government salaries makeup the majority of the annual budget and most do…

German Rosero Charged With Battery

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Falls resident German Rosero, 50, remains in the Palm Beach County jail Sunday morning following his overnight arrest for battery. Rosero, of Rockledge Lane, was taken into custody by PBSO and booked into jail at 11:40p Saturday. His first appearance is pending. —————– RIDE UBER FOR FREE! Use Uber…

Philadelphia Woman Charged With DUI In Delray Beach

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DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Charissa Ray, a 37 year old resident of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was arrested early this morning by Delray Beach police and charged with DUI. According to court records, Ray — from the 1400 block of Locust Street — was charged with both DUI/Unlawful Blood Alcohol – DUI Alcohol or Drugs as…

AGAIN: I-95 SHUT AT GLADES ROAD

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UPDATE 10:05a: And just like that…all lanes are now open. UPDATE 10am: Traffic is now backed up all the way to Congress. Police urging all drivers to stay away from the area. FDOT issuing this advisory: Crash involving hazardous materials in Palm Beach on I-95 south at Exit 45 Glades Rd and traffic backed up until…

BREAKING: I95 Shut At Palmetto Park Road

UPDATE 10:48p: A second major accident is now reported on Southbound I-95 at Yamato. Three lanes are blocked. UPDATE 10:35p: Accident apparently caused by driver heading north in the southbound lanes near Hillsboro Blvd. in Deerfield Beach. The driver hit several cars. At least seven victims have been rushed to area hospitals. BOCA RATON, FL…

VACATIONERS REJOICE: Boca Set For Warm Weekend

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Visitors from the northeast and midwest should be thrilled — the cool temps of the past few days will give way to warm weather over the weekend. The National Weather Service says tonight sporadic showers will end in weekend temps in the 80s under mostly clear skies. Saturday: Partly sunny, with…

Power Outage Causing Traffic Light Issues In East Boca

UPDATE 6:02P — Power has been restored. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’ve just heard from Boca Raton Police that FPL is on the scene of a feeder line disruption in East Boca, somewhere between Dixie and Federal Highways. Expect traffic slowdowns as traffic lights are out. —————– RIDE UBER FOR FREE! Use Uber our…

ODD: Sun Sentinel’s Inappropriate Graphic For Christmas Shooting Story

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DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — As the investigation continues into Wednesday morning’s apparent domestic murder involving an off-duty PBSO Deputy, the Sun Sentinel is attaching the graphic above of a smiling woman at her computer to the story. While we suspect it’s representative of what happens when the grownups take the day off for a holiday,…

Drugs, Illegal Driving Land Deerfield Man In Jail

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s beginning to look a lot like Deerfield Beach resident Kenneth Philpart needs a lawyer for Christmas. The 29 year old SW 14th Street resident was arrested by Boca Raton Police early Christmas morning and charged with driving on a suspended license, drug equipment possession and possession of marijuana —…

Christmas In Jail For Boca’s Shelley Bauman

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Shelley Bauman, 55, of South Federal Highway is in the Palm Beach County Jail this Christmas following her arrest on a contempt of court charge. Bauman was taken into custody early this morning. Court records show that Bauman allegedly violated a “no contact order.” Boca Raton Police booked Bauman into…