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

Karen Moody

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

Scott Gould

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

Nochlan Kaplan

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

Gael Pasquet

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

glassesusa.com

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…

Boca, Boynton Students Receive Significant Arts Scholarships

Darah Abrams

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: NLAPW Media Release) — At a time when most college scholarships reward academic accomplishments, the Boca chapter of the National League of American Pen Women has decided it’s so important to encourage teens who are passionate about the arts that it is awarding four scholarships this year to local students pursuing…

FAU Stroke Treatment Discovery To Be Developed, Commercialized

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FAU) — Affecting about 795,000 people each year, stroke is the leading cause of disability and the third leading cause of death in the United States. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), health care costs to treat stroke exceeds $73 billion in the U.S. each year. Approximately 87…