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COPS: PAPAMICHAEL PARENTS HIT KIDS, LOCKED THEM OUTSIDE ON COLD NIGHT

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has obtained the arrest reports for Michael and Frances Papamichael — the owners of Michael’s Body Scene’s (aka Michael’s Gym) in Boca Raton. DCF and police investigators allege in the report that Michael and Frances used physical force on their children, hit one with a belt, and locked a…

DUI Charge For Boca’s John MacPherson

John MacPherson, Courtesy Palm Beach County Jail.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — John MacPherson, 27, of SW 65th Way in Boca is facing a DUI charge following his arrest by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. MacPherson, has had several court appearances for moving violations, was taken into custody around 5am Tuesday. He was later released on his own recognizance. A court date…

Freedman, Turturo Among Weekend DUI, Drug Arrests

Marisa Freeman is among those arrested this weekend in Boca Raton. (Courtesy Palm Beach County Jail.)

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police and PBSO were busy on this pre-holiday weekend with DUI and drug arrests. Among those taken into custody: Cody Robert Lucas of Boca, born 8/03/1987, charged with DUI, Marijuana Possession and Drug Equipment Possession. Frank James Turturo of Deerfield Beach, born 12/11/1954, charged with Cocaine Possession and…

SMOKE FREE! Yard House Changes Policy, Bans Smoking On Patio

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Less than a week after BocaNewsNow.com asked Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) why smoking was permitted on the outside patio of Yard House at Mizner Park, the Orlando-based restaurant company today announced smoking is now banned moving forward. At issue: Florida’s Clean Indoor Air Act (FCIAA) which only permits smoking on restaurant patios if…

Boca’s Brett Knowles Arrested, But Could Accident Location Be Key To Defense?

Brett Knowles, Courtesy Palm Beach County Jail.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Brett Knowles was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday on charges related to a September accident in which three children were hit while riding bikes and skateboards. The children suffered serious injuries. The accident — in the area of 441 and Central Park Blvd. — is…

Boca Man Charged With Selling Opium

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Here’s one we don’t see every day. Boca Raton resident Austin Borozny of NE 17th Street is in the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday night on $30,000 bond. Boca Raton Police charged him with two counts of selling OPIUM within 1000 feet of a school or healthcare facility. We will…

Big Win For Donna Klein’s “Lady Eagles”

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com)(Media Advisory) — The Donna Klein Jewish Academy Middle School Lady Eagles Basketball Team won the Independent Athletic League Championship on December 10, 2014, with a victory over previously undefeated Sagemont School of Weston, by the score of 27 – 24. The Lady Eagles’ only loss of the season had been to…