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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: We are deeply saddened to announce founder of Mr. Food, Art Ginsburg, passed away today.…

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 to Boca Raton Fire Rescue: At approximately 2:55pm Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services Department responded…

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 the beach with a female companion sometime between midnight and 2am on October 17th —…

Boca Raton Woman Struck, Killed By Car

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A Boca Raton woman is dead after being hit by an oncoming car early Wednesday evening. Boca Raton Police say that 44-year-old Rafaela Cano was struck by a 1998 Toyota as she walked across the intersection of West Glades Road at Dixie Highway. Police were called at 7:24pm. If you…

FAU Med Students To Help Area Non-Profits

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It's a big win for non profits in Broward and Palm Beach County as FAU Medical Students have selected organizations to help with various projects throughout the year. According to the school: Medical students in Florida Atlantic University’s Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine have selected eight nonprofit organizations in…

Secret Realtor Reality: Palm Beach County Foreclosures Skyrocket

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Don't believe the rosy picture being painted by realtors who often report a decrease in foreclosure activity to justify higher sales prices and less negotiating. The Palm Beach County Clerk's Office — which has no agenda — just released staggering results from October. Direct from the Clerk's office: The number…