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IT’S VERY BAD: COVID Hospital Count Jumps, Again, In Palm Beach County

Rise Mirrors Record Positivity Rate In Palm Beach County and Florida BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are now 369 people hospitalized with a “primary diagnosis of COVID-19” in Palm Beach County, according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. That number was 333 Tuesday morning, 312 Monday morning, and below 300 over the […]

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BOCA RATON: Car Fire In Parking Garage

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Fire Rescue Service Verbatim) — At 3:44pm on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, Boca Raton Firefighters responded to a vehicle fire located in the parking garage under the businesses at 5499 N Federal Highway in Boca Raton. Firefighters arrived to find the engine compartment of a Nissan Maxima fully […]

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UPDATE: FHP Trooper Killed Alleged Gunman

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Verbatim Media Advisory) — Yesterday evening, a Florida Highway Patrol trooper attempted a traffic stop on a vehicle driving recklessly on Interstate 95, near Delray Beach, Fla. The vehicle failed to stop, resulting in a short vehicle pursuit. The reckless vehicle crashed into another vehicle and the subject exited his vehicle, […]

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WATCH LIVE: They’re Back! The Anti-Maskers, COVID-Deniers Are At Palm Beach County Commission

The Ladies Ridiculed Nationally Are At It Again. WATCH LIVE, BELOW BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — They are just minutes into live public comments (1:21 p.m.), but already members of the county commission are being called “communists” by unhappy Palm Beach County residents who want no COVID restrictions and, apparently, believe it’s all made up. […]

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ORDER: NO FOOD, ALCOHOL SERVED ONSITE IN PALM BEACH COUNTY BETWEEN 11P-5A

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A new executive order is now in effect in Palm Beach County, prohibiting food or alcohol from being served for on-site consumption. Here’s the order: “No establishment permitted to serve alcohol for on-site consumption, whether indoor or outdoor, shall serve alcohol between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. […]

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DEPUTY INVOLVED SHOOTING: FDLE Investigates, Victim Name Withheld

WILTON MANORS, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Broward Sheriff’s Office Media Advisory Verbatim) — When Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives attempted to take an armed subject into custody, the encounter resulted in an exchange of gunfire. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the deputy-involved shooting that occurred Friday afternoon. At approximately 2:30 p.m., detectives with BSO’s […]

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CORONAVIRUS: Teacher Union President Says Fall Doesn’t Mean Schools Should Open

Florida, Palm Beach County Quiet For Now On Fall Teaching Plans BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The president of the National Education Association, the union representing teachers and the largest labor organization nationwide, told CNN Wednesday morning that schools reopening in the Fall seems like a bad idea, based on current information. “I haven’t heard […]

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