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COVID FRIDAY: Floridians Just Keep Dying

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Another 228 COVID-19 deaths were logged in Florida through 11:59 p.m. Thursday, according to the Florida Department of Health. At least 6,218 new infections were also logged statewide. The positivity rate is recorded as 8.1-percent. There are now at least 9,141 confirmed COVID-19 deaths in Florida with 563,285 infections. Florida […]

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COVID-19: PALM BEACH COUNTY TEACHERS REQUIRED TO TAKE LEAVE OF ABSENCE IF SICK

WORKING DOCUMENT: TEACHERS NOT PERMITTED TO WEAR NECK GAITERS, MASKS WITH VENTS BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School District teachers diagnosed with COVID-19 will apparently need to take a “leave of absence” which may count against their accumulated sick days or vacation days. A working document obtained by BocaNewsNow.com also reveals that […]

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EVICTION HELP: Palm Beach County Offers Help To Those Facing Eviction

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County) — The Palm Beach County Community Services Department (CSD) has contracted with the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc. and Florida Rural Legal Services, Inc. to provide county residents with free legal representation and assistance in handling landlord/tenant matters and past due payments through the […]

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PHASE ONE CONTINUES: Send Us Your Photos Of Violators

MASKS MUST BE WORN — EVEN OVER NOSES! SOCIAL DISTANCING RULES CONTINUE! LET US KNOW WHAT YOU SEE. UPDATE: Click here for the latest. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida’s “phase one” reopening continues in Palm Beach County and will for quite some time if residents and visitors don’t comply with rules and regulations in […]

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READ IT: Palm Beach School District’s Mask Rules For Kids

PARENTS USING KIDS TO PROMOTE “NO MASK AGENDA” WILL BE TOLD TO KEEP KIDS HOME FOR DISTANCE LEARNING BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Unless the child has a breathing tube or other documented medical issue, any child taking part in “in-person” learning once the Palm Beach County School District resumes “brick and mortar” education will […]

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Airplane Mosquito Spraying Friday Over Boca Raton, Delray Beach

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Verbatim) — The Palm Beach County Mosquito Control Division will be conducting aerial spraying beginning 30 minutes after sunset on Friday, August 14, weather permitting. Aerial spraying is in response to the Mosquito Control Division’s and the Florida Department of Health’s surveillance and prevention efforts to combat […]

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Vote This Weekend In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections Verbatim Media Advisory) — Palm Beach County Supervisor of Elections Wendy Sartory Link is reminding voters they can vote this weekend, and encouraging voters to cast their ballot — whether in-person or by mail — as soon as possible. Palm Beach County’s in-person Early […]

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COVID THURSDAY: Florida Adds 148 Deaths, 6300 Infections

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health, in a report delayed nearly two hours, says 148 new COVID-19 deaths were logged on Wednesday through 11:59 p.m. with 6,331 new infections. The new numbers come a day after Gov. Ron DeSantis claimed that a Miami lab is responsible for a massive data dump […]

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FACT CHECK: DeSantis Incorrectly Babbles About Navy SEALS, Osama Bin Laden

DeSantis Creates His Own Version Of History UPDATE: After praising Martin County and making the bizarre Navy SEAL comment, Martin County shut an elementary school today due to a COVID-19 outbreak in the school. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ Wednesday night address is largely being panned nationwide. At issue: his comparison […]

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COVID-19: Palm Beach County School Board Has No Idea What Will Happen

IN BIZARRE EXCHANGE, DR. DEBRA ROBINSON AND CHAIR FRANK BARBIERI — A FORMER COP — DEBATED HOW MANY DEATH NOTIFICATIONS THEY’VE GIVEN BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Here’s your Cliff’s Notes guide to Wednesday’s Palm Beach County School Board Meeting: The Palm Beach County School Board, over a few hours, made it clear that it […]

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FLORIDA HEALTH DEPARTMENT: NUMBERS SKEWED, LAB WITHHELD DATA

STUNNING ADMISSION FROM HEALTH DEPARTMENT, BUT TRUE IMPACT ON DATA UNCLEAR BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health is taking the rare step of calling out a South Florida lab, while admitting that data provided today — Wednesday — may be skewed. From the Florida Dept. of Health: “Today, the Florida Department […]

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COVID FLORIDA: Another 212 Pronounced Dead From COVID, Positivity Rate Climbing

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida is having a tough week. After a few days of what now looks like wishful thinking, the Sunshine State is the State of Dead COVID Patients. The Florida Department of Health reports 212 COVID-19 deaths were added to the books on Tuesday through 11:59 p.m. Florida also logged 8,183 […]

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COVID WEDNESDAY: Palm Beach County Pediatric Positivity Rate Rises

Dept. of Health Now Releasing Daily Updates. In Palm Beach County, The Child Infection Rate Is Growing As School Year Approaches. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The pediatric positivity rate is rising in Palm Beach County. The Florida Department of Health, which had been releasing weekly pediatric updates, is now updating that information on a […]

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HURRICANE CENTER: Keep Watching Tropical Depression 11

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Tropical Depression 11 continues to gain strength and while sheer should eventually weaken the system, there is a chance that it doesn’t — giving the storm the opportunity to grow. Remember, this had just a 20 percent chance of developing a few days ago, now it’s on the cusp of […]

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COURTS: Police Up-Charging Crimes With COVID Violations, But Not Enforcing Masks, Crowding

Records Obtained By BocaNewsNow.com Reveal Questionable, Selective Use Of Charges BY: ANDREW COLTON | EDITOR AND PUBLISHER BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Records obtained by BocaNewsNow.com reveal selective enforcement of COVID-19 rules and regulations, with police routinely using the “state of an emergency” as a way to enhance charges in crimes that have nothing to […]

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