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AMAZING GRAZE: Coconut Cove Waterpark's Idiot Parent Problem

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County’s Coconut Cove Waterpark in West Boca is an incredible example of government working well. The facility is gorgeous and well maintained. It rivals commercial waterparks when it comes to fun and functionality. Palm Beach County Lifeguards are no joke. There is a huge staff of highly trained…

JACKPOT: Boca's Marcus Pradel Indicted For Sweepstakes Scam

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Department of Justice) — Four Florida residents were charged, by indictment in the Southern District of Florida, for participating in a sweepstakes fraud scheme. Wifredo A. Ferrer, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Kelly R. Jackson, Special Agent in Charge, Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation (IRS-CI), and Ronald…

Susan Pernell Charged With Boca DUI

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  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you think that by the time you’re 68 you’d know not to get yourself charged with DUI, think again. Susan Pernell, 68, of the 3000 block of Ocean Blvd. in Boca spent six hours in the Palm Beach County Jail this morning after being arrested by Boca PD. The…

Swim Instructor Accused Of Molesting Students During Lessons

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DEERFIELD BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From BSO) — Broward Sheriff’s Office Special Victims Unit detectives are looking for any additional victims of a Deerfield Beach swim instructor who sexually assaulted two young students during their swimming lessons. Francisco De Aragon sexually assaulted a swim student during the 11 a.m. lesson on May 19 at the Deerfield Beach…

Delray's James Bishop Critically Injured In Motorcycle Accident

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — 20 year old Andrew Bishop of Classic Blvd. in Delray Beach is in critical condition this morning following a horrific motorcycle accident late Tuesday night. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says Bishop was riding his motorcycle westbound on New England Blvd when he “hard braked” before entering the intersection…

SCARY: AT&T Survey Shows Many Still Text And Drive

EDITOR’S NOTE: Boca Raton Police recently told us that officers have issued 16 tickets and 13 citations to drivers texting and driving since the late went into effect in October of 2013. Tickets — for now — can only be issued if a police officer sees someone commit another offense (examples: speeding, reckless driving). They…

ALL SMILES! Therapy Dog Helps FAU Students Prepare For Exams

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From FAU) — Hundreds of Florida Atlantic University students, stressed after a grueling semester and facing final exams, recently hung out with a therapy dog on the floor of the Wimberly Library, where they petted, cuddled, took selfies and even played a game of catch with the 71-pound golden retriever. Kol, the…

POLICE: Matthew Hale Speeds, Dies On Glades Road In Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The allegedly reckless driver speeding on Glades Road Saturday afternoon until he flipped his car and died near Powerline/Jog around 4:45p is being identified as Matthew T. Hale, 21. Hale was driving a 2003 Ford F-150.  The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office issued this narrative of what happened: The driver…

Boca's Mary Mollo Involved In Accident That Leaves Man Dead

DEERFIELD BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Broward County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal accident that left a man in his 90’s dead. According to police: “The elderly the elderly male was driving northbound on Century Boulevard. He was making a left onto the westbound lanes of Hillsboro Boulevard when he was broadsided by a gray Chrysler…