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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…

Delray Medical Center Opens Heart Valve Clinic

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Medical care in and around Boca Raton continues to get better and better as Delray Medical Center today announces the opening of a new clinic that focuses on heart valves. According to the hospital: The new Valve Clinic allows Delray Medical Center to better serve the community by uniting interventional…

Holiday Concert Schedule Set For FAU

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Whatever your religion, there's nothing like a little holiday music, and that's exactly what the maestros at FAU will be providing as we deck the halls and light the menorahs. Here's the schedule just released from our friends at Florida Atlantic University: The department of music in Florida Atlantic University’s…

Boca Man Enjoys High Life, Then Jail

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In today's installment of “that idiot next to you on Glades Road really could kill you,” Boca Police have arrested 24 year old Fernando Rodriguez and charged him with DUI leading to a property damage accident. Rodriguez, of NW 13th Street in Boca, was allegedly in possession of MDMA (otherwise…

Hotwire Sends Boca Raton Customers Disconnect Letters

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In what is being chalked up as a computer error, BocaNewsNow.com has learned that hundreds — and possibly thousands — of customers of “Hotwire” Cable, Internet and Phone service have received two erroneous letters threatening service cancellation. In the first, customers are advised of a past due balance. In the…