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POLICE: Boca’s Elvis Yacub Threatened To Kill, Then Die In Suicide By Cop Scheme

PBSO RELEASES NEW DETAILS BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Updating a report we first published on September 11th, Boca Raton resident Elvis Ricard Yacub threatened to kill several people, then wanted to die in a “suicide by cop” scheme that he was never able to carry out. Yacub, according to a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s […]

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Kings Point Delray Welcomes Sex Offender Tom Chapman

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says Thomas Chapman, convicted of two counts of sexual battery on a victim under age 12, is now a resident of Kings Point in Delray Beach. Chapman has registered 713 Burgundy O as his official residence which is reported to the community by PBSO […]

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Boca Raton Police Do Not Enforce Executive Orders, Mask Policies

Department Policy Is To Refer COVID-19 Matters To Code Enforcement, County, Which May or May Not Follow Up BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — An unauthorized massive event near Mizner Park Sunday morning served as a reminder to the Boca Raton community. The executive order requiring facial coverings to prevent the spread of COVID-19 is apparently […]

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INSANE! Five Named Storms Churning, Two Developing Says Hurricane Center

Sally, Paulette, Rene, Teddy, Vicky Bring Count To 20! BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s 20 in 2020 and we’re not done yet. There are now 20 named storms in the Atlantic Hurricane Season, and five of them are active. As of mid-day Monday, Tropical Depression Vicky came to life, joining Teddy, Rene, Paulette and […]

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TANGLED! Trapped Pelican Freed In Boca Raton

Pelican Was Tangled In Fishing Line On Lake Boca, Freed By 4Ocean BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In a story developing mid-day Monday, a pelican trapped in fishing line on Lake Boca Raton has been freed. The pelican, according to eyewitnesses, was stuck on fishing line near Lake House South which is on Lake Boca. […]

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West Delray Skeletal Remains Identified As Boca Raton Man

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The human remains found near Saturnia Isles and Seven Bridges in West Delray Beach last week have been identified as Douglas Friend of Boca Raton. Friend, 54, was found after deputies responded to a report of remains on the side of US 441. Detectives from the Violent Crimes Division as […]

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POLICE: Boca Raton Cops Stop Massive Gathering Near Mizner Park

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police responded to a mass gathering involving hundreds of vehicles converging near Mizner Park for what was supposed to be a small car show Sunday morning. The event was unauthorized and eventually shut down by police. Albert Aletto, an owner of a nearby pizza restaurant that was sponsoring […]

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SEVEN SYSTEMS CHURNING IN ATLANTIC, GULF BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Tropical Storm Teddy formed overnight and is expected to become a major hurricane. Tropical Storm Sally is likely to become a hurricane as it hits Louisiana later today. Tropical Depression 21 developed overnight in the eastern Atlantic. Another tropical wave is being watched as […]

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UNMASKED: Boca’s Stars Dance Studio Allegedly Holds Party Without Masks

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Boca-area dance community is outraged by the apparent actions of Stars Dance Studio which operates in Boca Raton and Miami. The studio, according to those familiar with the situation, held a huge party this weekend in Boca Raton where masks were not required. This is a violation of Palm […]

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TEACHERS: Palm Beach Schools Not Ready, Unsafe, Administrators Lying

Fennoy, Oswald and LaCava Nicknamed “The Three Stooges” By Teachers, Staffers BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Anyone who believes that Palm Beach County Schools will be ready to safely reopen in a week is in for a rude awakening, according to teachers and non-teaching professionals reaching out to […]

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PBSO Deputy Angela Chavers Dies From COVID-19

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBSO Media Advisory Verbatim) — Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is sad to announce the passing of D/S Angela Chavers.     D/S Chavers, 44 years of age, died, today, Saturday, September 12, 2020, as a result of battling COVID-19.   D/S Chavers began her career at the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office in September […]

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POLO CLUB BOCA: DBPR Finds Two Violations During Friday Inspection

One Violation Is Using Sanitizer That’s Too Strong. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation inspected the food service departments at Polo Club the day after BocaNewsNow.com ran several photos of workers not wearing masks. The photos were taken after the Palm Beach County executive order requiring mask use […]

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Elvis Ricardo Yacub

JAIL: Boca Raton Man Made Death Threats In Writing

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Elvis Ricard Yacub allegedly made several death threats in writing. He was jailed early Saturday morning. According to jail records and a charging document filed with the court, Yacub is charged with four counts of “intimidation — send written threat to kill.” The affidavit of probable cause […]

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BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Tropical Storm Sally becomes the latest tropical storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season. The storm was born around 2 p.m., somewhere over the lower peninsula of Florida. It is expected to intensify as it moves into the Gulf. Sally is now one of six systems being monitored by the National […]

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Tropical Storm Watch Dropped For South Florida, Expect Rain All Day

National Hurricane Center Watching Six Systems BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Tropical Storm watch has been dropped for South Florida, including Palm Beach County. But Tropical Depression 19 is expected to bring wet weather to the region for much of the weekend. TD 19 is likely to move into the Gulf where it will […]

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