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Delray Prepares For King Tides

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Delray Beach Police) — Delray Beach residents may notice that water levels are slightly higher than usual along the Intracoastal Waterway and the finger canals. The high levels are due to King Tides, naturally occurring high tides that happen yearly. Residents may see water in roadways that comes up through storm…

Serious Charges Filed Against Boca's Alejandro Blanch

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Alejandro Blanch of Colony Drive in Boca is out of jail but facing several serious charges that led to his arrest by Boca Raton Police over the weekend. Blanch is charged ith flee/elduing police, hit and run invoing an injury, driving on a suspended license, resisting an officer and, drum…

School Bus Driver, Aide Arrested

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — School District of Palm Beach County bus aide and former bus driver were arrested by Palm Beach County School District Police on Thursday and now face felony charges of child neglect. School District Police investigated former driver Claudette Sylvain and aide Carmen Zow after…

National Science Foundation Awards FAU With Major Grant

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University has received a $620,000 grant from the National Science Foundation to work in collaboration with the University of Central Florida and Western Carolina University to increase the number of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics or STEM undergraduates. This collaboration will result in the creation of a…

Boca's Michael Pharo Charged With Soliciting A Prostitute

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — West Palm Beach Police say Michael Pharo, a resident of Boca Estrada Blvd., was looking for love in all the wrong places. The 58 year old is charged with “procure for prostitute – solicit another for lewdness.” He was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail around 9:20p Wednesday night and…

Molly Rummer Charged With DUI By Boca Police

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We don’t know if she was allegedly drinking rummer something else (sorry, we couldn’t help it), but Molly Rummer spent much of the morning in jail on a DUI charge. Rummer, 29, of West Palmetto Park Road, was booked into jail around 4:40 Thursday morning. She was released on her…

Former IDF Surgeon General Visiting FAU

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Florida Atlantic University) — Yitshak Kreiss, M.D., an internationally renowned leader in disaster, emergency and humanitarian medicine and former Israel Defense Forces surgeon general, will visit Florida Atlantic University to deliver a series of presentations at its Boca Raton and Jupiter campuses. Kreiss comes to FAU by the College of…

Seniors To Receive Free Financial Help From FINRA

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FINRA) — Are you a senior investor with questions about your finances? FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, will have specialists available at the Boca Raton Town Center Mall at 6000 Glades Road, on October 26th and 27thfrom 10am-3pmto help you better understand how to review your investment statements, allow…

UPDATE: Photos Released From Sun Trust Robbery

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police have released the suspect photo — and more information — from Monday’s robbery at the Sun Trust bank on Jog Road near Clint Moore. On Monday, October 19 at about 4:00 p.m., Boca Raton Police officers responded to a robbery at the Sun Trust Bank, 6653 Jog…