Boca Man Wins Florida Lottery

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Florida Lottery Media Advisory) — The Florida Lottery announces that Stephen Deleon, 52, of Boca Raton, claimed the $550,000 JACKPOT TRIPLE PLAY™ jackpot from the drawing held on November 12, 2019, at Florida Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. Deleon chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment of $426,504.42. He purchased his jackpot-winning […]

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Baptist Again Welcomes Jews (and all other United Healthcare Customers) to Boca Regional

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Sure, we’re being controversial, but we’re likely not the only ones to see the incredible optics crisis that Baptist Healthcare created when it severed its relationship with United Healthcare, pushing away a huge portion of the Boca Raton community that relied on Boca Regional as its hospital of choice. The […]

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AGAIN: No Reports Cards For Elementary Kids, PB Schools Has Printing Error

Palm Beach County School Officials Have Problems, Again, With Computers and Printers BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We’re unclear just what the “printing error” is, but in what is becoming a constant issue for the Palm Beach County School District, elementary school students will NOT be receiving report cards today. In what sounds like robocall […]

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City of Delray Beach To Disinfect Water

Water May Taste, Smell Differently DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: City of Delray Beach Water) — To ensure that the City of Delray Beach’s drinking water remains safe and compliance with all regulatory water quality requirements, the city will begin enhanced disinfection of water distribution lines on Dec. 2, 2019. Enhanced disinfection will continue through […]

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The Starbucks Dog Problem

Readers annoyed by dogs constantly in Starbucks in Boca’s Reserve Shopping Center BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com readers continue to send us photos of dogs in the Starbucks at the Reserve Shopping center — that’s 441 and Clint Moore Road in Boca Raton. While a sign says service dogs only, employees are apparently looking […]

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Delray Beach Police Investigate Murder

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Delray Beach Police) — Delray Beach Police Department detectives have identified the 29-year-old man found dead Sunday inside his Linton Ridge apartment as Tyler Jamar Pearson. They are investigating his death as a homicide.  Officers discovered Pearson’s body Sunday afternoon after neighbors noticed an unusual odor and realized the usually […]

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Cops Seek Boca Pharmacy Burglar

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBSO) — Two unknown suspects committed a burglary to KPB Pharmacy located in unincorporated Boca Raton.  Detectives learned the suspects made entry through a rear door of a vacant suite which is located next door to the pharmacy.  The suspects stole over $ 13,000 in narcotics and cash.  Anyone with […]

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POLICE UPDATE: No Mall Shooting, “Victim” Hit Head While Escaping “Loud Noise”

Boca Police not completely discounting slim possibility of gunfire, but there’s no evidence that it happened BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There was apparently no shooting at Town Center Mall and the “victim” hit his head on a door which left blood and hair while “escaping” the apparent non-event. Boca Raton Police Chief Dan Alexander […]

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