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UPDATE: Boca Falls Burglary Details 

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — PBSO continues to investigate yesterday’s burglary in Boca Falls that led to an “alert” and partial lockdown at nearby Waters Edge Elementary School. The burglary is the latest crime in the normally crime-free section of West Boca Raton that includes Mission Bay, Boca Falls and Boca Winds. According to the…

ADT President To Be Honored At FAU Business Breakfast

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business will host the 24th annual Business Leader of the Year breakfast on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 at 8 a.m., at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, 501 East Camino Real, in Boca Raton.  This year’s program celebrates the accomplishments of ADT and the leadership of…

DEVELOPING: PBSO Investigating Burglary In West Boca

UPDATE: This is a confirmed incident in Boca Falls, with the following email being sent to homeowners this evening: We would like to alert our residents there was a break in today around lunch time. PBSO responded quickly to the scene and fortunately no one was hurt. Our security company, G4S, is working alongside PBSO…

FAU Tattoo Film Inked For Film Festival

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) —  “Stories on the Skin: Tattoo Culture at FAU,” a 39-minute documentary created by Florida Atlantic University students, staff and faculty to support the notion that tattooed bodies are walking books, has been accepted into the 30th annual Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival (FLIFF) for screening on Wednesday, Nov.…

Get Ready Set Grow's Trick Or Trunk A Success…Again

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The annual “trick or trunk” Halloween party was a smashing success this year at Get Ready Set Grow Academy — the premiere preschool in South Palm Beach County. Hundreds of kids and parents turned out for the Friday night event featuring rides, games, food, candy and  pumpkin decorating contests. The…

Woman Assaults Husband In Front Of Police

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We don’t normally run domestic battery arrests, but c’mon. Why would you ever strike your spouse, let alone in front of police? Boca Raton police allege that Ekatrina Jones — of Boca — struck her husband while an officer was watching — in or near the Wendy’s on St. Andrews…

NCCI Names New President and CEO

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: NCCI) — Russell M. Johnston, National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) board chair and AIG executive, today announced that the Board has elected William (Bill) E. Donnell as its new President & Chief Executive Officer, effective December 7, 2015. Mr. Donnell will succeed Stephen J. Klingel, the company’s current President &…

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…