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FAU Makes Major Announcement, Plans Science, Innovation and Econ Hub

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From Florida Atlantic University) — One of Florida’s leading public research universities and two of the world’s premier research institutions will create one-of-a-kind education programs that will attract the best and brightest students to Palm Beach County, and transform Florida Atlantic University’s John D. MacArthur Campus in Jupiter into a hub…

Winkelried Read Rights, Booked On DUI Charge In Boca

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Cecilia Winkelried is free again this morning following her overnight jailing on a DUI charge. Boca Raton Police took the 45 year old Winkleried into custody late last night, booking her into the Palm Beach County Jail just before midnight. Winkleried spent the night behind bars, ultimately being released on…

Vincent Brown of Boca Charged With Battery On An Officer

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) —  Vincent Brown, 22, of NE 20th Street in Boca Raton is facing serious charges this Sunday evening following his arrest earner today for battery on a law enforcement officer and resisting an officer.  Brown was booked into the Palm Beach County Jail at 8:30 Sunday morning and released around 5pm…

Great Uber Promo Code Available For All

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — You don’t have to be in Boca to use the BocaNewsNow.com Uber promo code that saves you $20 off your first ride. You just have to enter the code — 3o95j — in the Uber app or on your computer when you open your account. From Miami to Minnesota, the…

Small Plane Lands On Palmetto Park Road

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UPDATE: The FAA now tells us that the plane landed on a grassy strip between the turnpike and Palmetto Park Road. The plane is a Piper PA-31 and the pilot reported trouble with both engines. The plane was flying from Fort Lauderdale Executive to Pompano Beach Airpark. Authorities have not yet released the name but…

Kathryn Nickler Charged With Drug Crimes

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — She is just 21 years old but Kathryn Nickler is in a world of trouble, following her drug arrest by Boca Raton Police.  Nickler, of Jolson Avenue, is charged with marijuana possession with intent to sell within 1000 feet of a college, possessing a controlled substance without a prescription, and…

Free Tax Preparation Available In Boynton Beach

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (From City Of Boynton Beach) — The City of Boynton Beach Recreation and Parks Department’s Senior Center, 1021 S. Federal Highway, is offering Free AARP income tax preparation starting February 2, 2015 every Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. to noon until April 15, 2014.  Free tax help is open to all…

DUI Charge For Boca Raton's Daniel Nino

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 BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Daniel Nino, 23, remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday morning following his DUI arrest by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Nino, of Boca Colony Drive, was taken into custody after midnight and booked into jail around 5am.  His alleged blood alcohol content wasn’t immediately available.