FAU Researchers Reveal Health Issues In Pearl Harbor Survivors

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Researchers at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) today are releasing the results of a multi-year study into the health of Pearl Harbor survivors. The seven year investigation, completed by Patricia Liehr, Ph.D., R.N., and LisaMarie Wands, Ph.D., R.N., examined the health and stories of 23 people who survived the attack 70 […]

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Hurricane Glass Prevents Burglary In Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Turns out hurricane glass doesn’t just prevent hurricane damage, but burglaries, too.  Boca Raton Police tell us that someone (or someones) attempted to smash the rear slider glass door at 3029 NW 27th Terrace with a brick paver. Like a cartoon, the paver bounced off of the hurricane glass, preventing […]

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Mizner Park In Boca Raton Now A Holiday Wonderland

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In case you missed our post several weeks ago, there is quite a holiday sight at Mizner Park. 400-thousand LED lights now adorn the area and there’s a 40 foot christmas tree with dancing lights, choreographed to holiday music favorites. It’s all free and very festive. For more click here:  www.miznerpark.com […]

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Triple Shooting Following Altercation At Club Boca

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A fight that reportedly started at Club Boca, near West Palmetto Park and Powerline Road, led to a triple shooting in Boynton Beach. One man has been charged. We are expecting an update from the Boynton Beach Police, but in the interim, the  Palm Beach Post is reporting: “Randy Smith, the man […]

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Rip Current Warning Posted For Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We try to post these warnings when they are issued, especially on the weekends. If you are heading to the beach to enjoy the tremendous weather, be ware of rip currents. The national weather service today says they may be extremely strong: FLZ168-172-173-042100- /O.CON.KMFL.RP.S.0023.000000T0000Z-111205T0000Z/ COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI DADE- […]

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Man Faces Life In Prison For Killing Boca Raton Woman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Lavont Lee Davis faces multiple sentences of life in prison after a Palm Beach County Jury today convicted him of first degree murder, burglary with an assault with a firearm, and attempted robbery with a firearm following the grusome murder of a Boca Raton woman. The jury agreed with prosecutors […]

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Gary Costa

Boca Raton Man Arrested In Fatal DUI Police Car Accident

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Gary Costa of Boca Raton is in the Broward County Jail following a fatal accident overnight with a Lighthouse Point police car. According to police and other local media reports, Costa apparently lost control of his vehicle and crashed into the police car in the area of East Copans and […]

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New Charges In Scott Rothstein Case, Alleged Ties To McCain's 2008 Presidential Campaign

MIAMI, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — New information just coming out today in the Scott Rothstein fraud case — and now there are reportedly ties between Rothstein’s old law firm and John McCain’s 2008 presidential bid. There is, however, absolutely no indication that Sen. McCain was aware of Rothstein’s involvement or his role as a delegate. Here […]

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Dorothy Slee

Silver Alert: Woman With Dementia Missing From Nursing Home

UPDATE: Ms. Slee was found just blocks away. She is safe, happy, and according to police, “in good spirits.” LAKE WORTH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Just in from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office: Dorothy A. Slee is missing from the Crest Manor Nursing Home at 504 3rd Avenue South in Lake Worth. According to a […]

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Internal Email Obtained: Boca Falls Board Of Directors Uses Creative Math In Hotwire-Comcast Controversy

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com has obtained a copy of an email sent to homeowners in Boca Falls this morning, following our coverage yesterday of Comcast’s plan to effectively terminate service in the community on January 1, three months before the community’s move to “Hotwire Communications” is complete. Comcast is telling homeowners that if […]

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