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Child Neglect Charge Filed Against West Boca Woman

Colleen Nichols

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Colleen Nichols is out of the Palm Beach County Jail on $3,000 bond following her arrest for child neglect. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office charged Nichols, 28, with “child neglect without great bodily harm” when officers booked her into jail on Wednesday. She was released on her $3,000 bond several…

Boynton Teen Charged With Drugs, Firearm Possession in Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — 19 year old Neal Rock of Boynton Beach went straight outta Boca to the Palm Beach County Jail following his arrest on drugs, weapons and illegal driving charges. Boca Raton Police charged Rock with marijuana possession, grand theft of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and driving without a valid drivers…

PBSO: Don't Give To Panhandlers, Text A Donation Instead

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — With a new ordinance banning panhandlers from panhandling in the middle of Palm Beach County streets, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is encouraging those inclined to give something to do so by text. Working with TheHomelessPlan.org, PBSO is distributing the flyer you see here — encouraging anyone wants to help…

Boca's Ryan Hogan, 21, Killed In Motorcycle Wreck

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Press Release Printed Verbatim From Boca PD) — On Tuesday, September 16 at just before 2:00 p.m., officers of the Boca Raton Police Services Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a fatal crash which occurred at the intersection of NE 40th Street (NE Spanish River Boulevard) and North Federal Highway. The driver of…

RECORD SETTING! Morikami Lantern Fest Sold Out

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’ve learned that Morikami sold out this year lantern festival in just 13 days — that’s a record for the extremely popular local event. If you manage to find a ticket, here’s the original press release with everything you need to know. Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens’ popular fall celebration,…

Peace Day Celebration Set For Florida Atlantic University

Florida Atlantic University

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From FAU) — Florida Atlantic University will host a United Nations International Day of Peace celebration on Monday, Sept. 21 at 6 p.m. in the University Theatre on FAU’s Boca Raton campus. The event will include a performance of “With Their Voices Raised,” along with the launch of the FAU Kindness Campaign,…