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GUTSY: Tourist Punches Man With Gun At Renaissance Hotel

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Police tend to advise would-be victims from going all “Jack Bauer” on their potential attackers, but that didn't stop a man from from attacking his attacker in the parking lot of the Boca Raton Renaissance…

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GEO Group Bolts FAU, Pulls Stadium Money

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton-based Geo Group, the private prison firm that entered into an agreement with Florida Atlantic University for stadium naming rights, has pulled its money in the midst of international controversy. GEO Group, which is…

New Charges Against Boca Doctor In Pill Mill Sting

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UPDATE: Friday, 9:44a: We have received a press release from the Statewide task force. See below. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Dr. Mark Cukierman — facing federal charges of racketeering and delivery of a controlled substance following a DEA investigation,…

QUESTIONS: PBSO Silent On Boca PD Shooting

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UPDATE: Names Have Been Released. Click Here. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — While there is no suggestion — yet — of misconduct in the shooting of an alleged carjacker in Boca Raton Friday night by a Boca Police Officer, the…

Boca Raton Ace Is The Place With The Unemployed Hardware Man

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Ace Hardware store at 441 and Yamato Road is closing — for good — on Sunday, apparently unable to compete with the massive Home Depot and Lowes just blocks away. The closing is yielding…

Mr. Food, Art Ginsburg, Dies In South Florida

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WESTON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — One of the original TV chefs, seen hosting short vignettes during local television newscasts nationwide, has died. Art Ginsburg — a resident of Weston — died at 81 from pancreatic cancer. According to his website, MrFood.com:…

Boca Raton Temple, Church Unite For Thanksgiving Dinner

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — For 29 years, Congregation B'Nai Israel and the Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church — both in Boca — have united to serve Thanksgiving dinner to those in need. The tradition continues Tuesday at the church —…

Boca Raton Firefighters Rescue Fish From Grilling

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A mid-afternoon house fire in Boca Raton nearly cost several animals — including tropical fish — their lives, but Boca Raton Firefighters saved them, and managed to contain the blaze to a small area. According…

Boca Raton Woman Allegedly Steals Car From Airport

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A somewhat incredible story when you consider it's a four hour drive — at least — from Tampa to Boca Raton: Boca Raton police arrested 41-year-old Tanya Costello on Glades Road for allegedly driving a…

New England Man Found Dead On Deerfield Beach

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DEERFIELD BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We have new details about the body that apparently washed ashore on October 17th in Deerfield Beach. The man has now been identified as 47-year-old Jay Harper of Southbury, Connecticut. Investigators say Harper went to…