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JETBLUE Does It Again: Blames Food Poisoning For Delay

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NEW YORK, NY (BocaNewsNow.com) — JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) continues its downward decent into arguably one of the worst airlines when it comes to arrivals and departures involving South Florida. Hundreds of passengers tonight flying flights 1271 and 1371 — from LaGuardia to Fort Lauderdale — are experiencing JetBlue's continued operational disabilities. Flight 1271, originally scheduled to…

FAU Graduation Set For Thursday, Friday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — You may want to stay away from Glades Road east of I-95 on Thursday and Friday as FAU's graduation season hits high gear. From FAU: Florida Atlantic University will confer more than 2,890 degrees during its spring commencement ceremonies on Thursday, May 1 and Friday, May 2. The ceremonies are…

New “Sensory Suite” To Make Mammograms Easier At Boca Regional

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Christine E. Lynn Women’s Health & Wellness Institute is the first in the state of Florida to operate the SensorySuite by GE Healthcare. SensorySuite surrounds a woman with an interactive mammography experience designed to simultaneously stimulate three senses: sight, smell and hearing, helping to distract the…

Memorial Day Event Set In West Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) —The Veterans Coalition of South Florida will present their annual Memorial Day Program beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, May 26 at Veteran’s Park, west of Boca Raton. This event honors veterans of our armed services and will feature a procession of colors, guest speakers, and patriotic music. The public is…

REAL WORLD: Lynn Students Compete For Startup Cash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Business-oriented students at Lynn University later this week will take part in a competition to secure cash for business start-ups. It's like a reality show, but this is real. From our friends at Lynn: Could the next Uber, Coin or Tesla Motors be incubating in South Florida? Local business leaders…

Huge Craft Show Returns To Delray

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you consider yourself to be crafty, you may consider yourself lucky that a huge craft show is returning to the tennis center in Delray Beach this Memorial Day weekend. According to organizers: The 17th Annual Downtown Delray Beach Craft Festival returns to the Delray Beach Tennis Center Memorial Day…

Technology Incubator at FAU Refocuses On Technology

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University has completed a restructuring of its Technology Business Incubator (TBI) that returns it to exclusively serve technology-based startups.  “The Technology Business Incubator was created 14 years ago with the mission to provide a place for a cluster of young, emerging technology companies to reside…

JETBLUE TO STRANDED PASSENGERS: Here’s $50, Go Away

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The South Florida-bound passengers stranded in Austin, Texas earlier this week due to JetBlue's (NASDAQ: JBLU) scheduling issues today received an email announcing a $50 JetBlue credit. Requests for the airline to cover expenses incurred by passengers who opted to rent cars and fly other airlines to South Florida were…