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INVESTIGATORS: HAYNIE HEINIE HO, IT’S OFF TO JAIL YOU GO!

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The affidavit of probable cause just released reveals a multi-year investigation into Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie and her alleged ties to a builder seeking approval for construction in the City of Boca Raton. The report reveals Haynie’s bank information, payments she received to companies registered in her name —…

BOCA RATON MAYOR SUSAN HAYNIE JAILED, CHARGED WITH FRAUD

UPDATE: Read the affidavit of probable cause (the complete arrest report) in the story here. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie was jailed Tuesday night, charged with three counts of fraud/falsifying official documents as a public servant, one count of  perjury and three counts of violating a county ordinance. Bond was set…

Women’s Groups Awarded More Than $500k During Boca Event

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Media Release) — Impact 100 Palm Beach County, a local, high-impact, women’s philanthropy group, awarded $547,000 in grants to 10 local nonprofit organizations on Thursday, April 12, during the Grand Awards Ceremony held in the Wold Theater at Lynn University. After an intense review of 63 entries over the past six months,…

FBI Investigating Coconut Creek Bank Robbery

COCONUT CREEK, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The FBI is seeking information from a bank robbery that took place April 23, 2018 at approximately 11:33 a.m. at a Citibank branch located at 4807 Coconut Creek Parkway, Coconut Creek, Florida. The robber entered the bank and demanded money from a bank employee. The robber brandished a short stick similar to…

Chili’s Boca Passes Inspection, But You Still Should Read The Results

WEST BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Chili’s on 441 near Palmetto Park in Boca Raton did, in fact, pass its latest health inspection performed by Florida’s Department of Business and Professional Regulation. It’s an accomplishment that many area restaurants, even restaurants in new HOA communities, find difficult. But… from food caked on the walls…

SO MOODY! Boynton’s Karen Moody Arrested At Delray’s Home Depot

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DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boynton Beach resident Karen Moody is now it of jail following her arrest Wednesday for shoplifting and drug possession. Moody, according to the probable cause affidavit below, allegedly attempted to return merchandise to the Home Depot on Jog Road in Delray that she hadn’t actually purchased. While being questioned by…

Grand Theft Auto Charge For Boca’s Scott Gould

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Grand Theft Auto isn’t just a video game for Boca’s Scott Gould, it’s a charge that has landed him in the Palm Beach County Jail. Gould, 32, was arrested by Boca Raton Police Thursday afternoon and booked into jail at 2:38pm. He was still behind bars Thursday night, held on…

Nochum Kaplan Charged With Stalking

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Nochum Kaplan of Bella Lago Drive in Boca is in the Palm Beach County Jail Thursday night, charged with “stalking – follow, harass, cyber stalk another.” Kaplan, 51, was arrested Thursday morning by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. An affidavit of probable cause has not yet been processed. He…

Gael Michel Pasquet Charged With Robbery, More

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The arrest report is still being processed, but jail records show that Gael Pasquet of the 100 Block of NE 28th Street is in the Palm Beach County Jail, charged with “robbery by sudden snatching” and “battery.” Pasquet was booked into jail around 9am Wednesday. Bond is set at $3,000.…

Wow, We Are Unimpressed With GlassesUSA.Com

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We, from time to time, experience customer service that is just so bad that it deserves a bit of attention. Today, that attention is focused on GlassesUSA.com, a discount glasses provider that advertises heavily online. You’ve likely seen their ads on websites that you frequent. GlassesUSA.com is, from what we…

New COO For Boca Raton Regional Hospital

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: BRRH Media Release) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital (BRRH) announces the appointment of Mindy Shikiar, MBA, MSN as Chief Operating Officer for the organization. Ms. Shikiar replaces Karen Poole, who retired from the position earlier this month. A seasoned and accomplished healthcare executive, Ms. Shikiar joined Boca Region in 2003 and…