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School Bus Driver, Aide Arrested

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County School District) — School District of Palm Beach County bus aide and former bus driver were arrested by Palm Beach County School District Police on Thursday and now face felony charges of child neglect. School District Police investigated former driver Claudette Sylvain and aide Carmen Zow after…

SCAM? Charity Boxes Placed Illegally In West Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The white boxes popping up all over Boca Raton and West Boca seeking donations of clothes and shoes may be part of an elaboarate scam. There is no contact information on the boxes, no charity is listed, and now police are at least peripherally involved. An official notice is now…

JERK: Man Drives 90 In 30mph Boca Zone

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Victor Farina, 32, and everyone around him is lucky to be alive after the Delray Beach resident was clocked doing 90 in the 30mph zone on Spanish River Blvd. Instead of apologizing or providing a logical explanation — as if there is such a thing for driving 60 over the…

Broken Bridges To Break Ground In Boca Delray

BY: APRIL P. RANKSTER/Staff Writer Following the unfettered success of The Bridges and Seven Bridges, two brand new upscale communities of homes by GL Homes on Lyons Road in Delray Beach, BocaNewsNow.com has learned that competitor Ravine Builders will soon be breaking ground on “Broken Bridges,” also near Clint Moore and Lyons. “Not everyone can…

HAMMER TIME: Big Trouble For Boca's Alec Hammers

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Bad move by 17-year-old Alec Hammers of the 1200 block of West Palmetto Park Road. The “delinquent adult felon,” as he is described by court documents, was busted by PBSO with either a gun or ammunition. Both are highly illegal for a “delinquent adult felon” and landed him in the…

Early Morning West Boca Accident Injures Young Woman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A young woman was transported to the trauma unit at Delray Medical Center just after 6:30 this morning following an accident in West Boca. According to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue: At 625am units responded to reports of a MVC pedestrian near SW66th Ave/SW 65th Way in Sandlefoot Cove. Initial…

Boca Mall Open Late For Tax Free Holiday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton's Town Center Mall is staying open extra late Friday night and Saturday night for shoppers to take advantage of the tax free holiday — and Sunday hours are extended as well. The mall hours Friday and Saturday are 10a to 10p, and sunday 11a to 8p. The tax…

SATURNIA BOARD SENDS CEASE AND DESIST TO VOCAL HOMEOWNER

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The board of directors for West Boca mega community Saturnia has taken the rare step of sending a “cease and desist” letter to a resident who has embarked on a campaign of raising allegations against the Board. BocaNewsNow.com has spoken with Board president Stuart Shanefield who adamantly denies the allegations…

Who, Who Moved Decorative Owl In Boca Falls?

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It's a real who-who-dunnit in Boca Falls. A homeowner in the 12000 block of Rockledge Circle called the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office because someone allegedly moved a decorative owl from her front door and placed it behind the rear tire of her husband's car — parked in front of…