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Aetna, Coventry Patients Now Welcome At Boca Raton Regional Hospital

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory) — Officials at Boca Raton Regional Hospital today announced that it has reached an agreement with Aetna/Coventry and effective immediately is a participating hospital in the insurer’s commercial and Medicare products. “Boca Raton Regional Hospital is pleased to secure a contract with Aetna and Coventry that recognizes the value,…

The “Drowsy Chaperone” To Awaken At Boca Community High

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory)– The award-winning Boca Raton Community High School Drama Department presents the multi-TONY Award winning musical comedy, The Drowsy Chaperone on February 26-March 1. Be transported to the magical and wonderful world of the Jazz Age! The Man in Chair, a Broadway fanatic, seeking to cure his “non-specific sadness”, listens to…

BAD DRIVER: Boca’s Lauderdale-Hays Cuffed

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Barbara Jo Lauderdale-Hays (or Lauderdalehays in court records), a 58 year old resident of NE 28th Terrace is not supposed to be driving. The State of Florida permanently revoked her license. Permanently. As in never again. But that apparently didn’t stop Lauderdale-Hays from driving in Boca Raton early this morning.…

Boca’s Stephen Allen May Spend Christmas In Jail

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Stephen Allen of NE 8th Court may be set to spend the Christmas holiday in jail. Allen was charged over the weekend with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, battery, and resisting an officer. Allen, 48, was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail around 4:30 Sunday…

Boynton Cops Seek Hit And Run Suspect

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Chiar Raymond, 15, of Boynton Beach. He was walking home from an event at Boynton a Beach High School with his older brother and a friend when he was tragically struck by a car. Police are still looking for the suspect vehicle – a red or maroon Mercedes,…

Clearwater Woman Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Deborah Johnson, 47, of Clearwater remains in the Palm Beach County Jail as of noon on Saturday following her arrest by Boca Raton Police. Police accuse Johnson of DUI, refusing to submit to a DUI test following a license suspension, and possessing a controlled substance without a prescription. Bond is set…

Man Killed On Ocean Blvd. Identified As Well Known Philadelphia Publisher

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DEERFIELD BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Philip Kendall, one of two people killed Wednesday night when they were struck by motorist Mark Lassman was a well known Philadelphia publishing executive. As we first reported in the hours after the accident, Kendall and companion Francine Freedman were crossing Ocean Blvd, just south of the Boca Raton line, when…

REPORT: Ric Bradshaw Questions Need For Public Information Office

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, under fire for recent missteps, is now apparently questioning the need for his public information officer who makes in the area of $140,000 a year. Columnist Jose Lambiet, on his “Gossip Extra” website, reveals through his exclusive reporting that Bradshaw is seeking donations to move public…

Boca’s Elad National Properties Helps Helping Hands

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Media Advisory) — South Florida real estate developer Elad National Properties this week presented Boca Helping Hands with a $2,500 contribution to help the needy this holiday season. Following the check presentation, Elad spent the morning volunteering in the organization’s kitchen and pantry preparing food, providing meals and cleaning up. Elad’s…

Boca’s Mark Lassman Strikes, Kills Elderly Couple On Ocean Blvd.

UPDATE: Click here to learn more about victim Philip Kendall, a noted Philadelphia publisher. DEERFIELD BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Two Boca Raton residents were killed Wednesday night by a third as police say Mark Lassman, 64, struck Philip Kendall and Francine Freedman as they attempted to cross Ocean Blvd. No charges have been filed. Kendall was 85,…