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Another 12,300 COVID Cases Logged In Florida, 108 Deaths

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida recorded another 12,307 COVID-19 cases on Saturday with 108 new deaths. The positivity rate for Saturday’s reporting is 10.42 percent. In Palm Beach County, 665 new cases were logged on Saturday with no new deaths. The positivity rate in PBC for Saturday is 8.58 percent. There are now 1,477,010 […]

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Boca Raton Regional Hospital Says Not COVID Vaccine Site

Hospital Sends Urgent Message Sunday Morning. Not Offering COVID Shots. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital is sending an urgent message Sunday morning: it is NOT a COVID-19 vaccine site. We are republishing the entire message transmitted at 10 a.m. Sunday, January 10, 2021: At this time, Boca Regional is NOT a community vaccination […]

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Again, Palm Beach County COVID Hospital Count Rises

West Boca Medical Center ICU Full. Again. 138 COVID-19 Deaths Logged Friday Statewide. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of people hospitalized in Palm Beach County with what the State calls “a primary diagnosis of COVID-19” continues to rise. There are 421 people hospitalized as of 9:32 a.m. Sunday, according to the Florida Agency […]

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KINSA: Palm Beach County COVID Risk Is Now Critical

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The “Kinsa Healthweather Map” now shows Palm Beach County to be in critical condition, with “ucontrolled spread” of COVID-19 and “severe risk.” Kinsa is responsible for the Kinsa Connected Thermometer which accurately predicted COVID spread in the early days of the pandemic. It has continued to serve as a crystal […]

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COVID Count Remains High In Palm Beach County Hospitals

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Saturday morning update from the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration reveals that 419 people are so sick with COVID-19 that they are hospitalized in Palm Beach County. Broward reports 602 COVID-19 patients. Miami-Dade reports 1,046. The ICU situation in Palm Beach County appears to be slightly improving, although […]

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Delray Beach Asks Gov. DeSantis For Permission To Enforce COVID-19 Rules

Fines, Enforcement Needed Says Commission. DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Delray Beach City Commission wants to cite and fine mask and social distance violators as the COVID-19 crisis worsens in the area. BocaNewsNow.com — and other media outlets — routinely publish photos of out-of-control bar and restaurant patrons on Atlantic Avenue, standing close together […]

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Florida Adds More Than 100,000 COVID Cases In Week

COVID Out Of Control In Florida, Numbers Skyrocketing. Palm Beach Pediatric Rate Still Rising. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health reports 102,443 new COVID-19 cases were added over the past seven days, with 19,211 being added on Thursday alone. In Florida 248 new deaths were also logged on Thursday, according to […]

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PBC Vice Mayor Weinroth Issues COVID Vaccine Statement

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County Commissioner and Vice Mayor Robert Weinroth — who represents a good portion of South Palm Beach County — just issued the following statement regarding the vaccine distribution disaster in the region. [STATEMENT STARTS HERE] “I am pleased to report the Palm Beach County Commissioners and the county’s […]

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COVID Hospital Count Rises Again In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of patients hospitalized with a primary diagnosis of COVID-19 in Palm Beach County has risen again. As of 5 a.m. Friday, the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration reports 430 are so sick they are receiving in-patient care. That’s an increase of at least 24 from early Thursday. […]

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Florida Adds Another 19,473 COVID Cases In One Day, 164 Deaths

Pediatric Positivity Rate Jumps Again In Palm Beach County. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If eating in restaurants seems like a good idea to you, then just disregard the 19,473 new COVID-19 cases logged in the State of Florida on Wednesday. You should also ignore the 164 deaths. And give no thought to the 11.60 […]

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Palm Beach Schools: Now 1,330 COVID Cases Logged

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District now reports 1,330 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since schools reopened for “brick and mortar” learning in mid-September. The split: 736 students and 594 employees. At least 62 COVID cases have been confirmed since school resumed on Monday following the winter break. The schools with […]

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NEW YEAR’S HEAVE: Holiday Stupidity Leads To Another 17,370 COVID Cases In Florida

Palm Beach County Pediatric Positivity Rate Still Rising. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The stupidity exhibited by Floridians over Christmas and New Year’s Eve now seems to be paying off with massive COVID-19 infection increases. The Florida Department of Health just announced that 17,370 new COVID-19 cases were added on Tuesday. The death count increased […]

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Soft Launch At Hard Rock For Drive Through COVID-19 Vaccine

DeSantis Announces Drive Through Site At Hard Rock Stadium, Still Only 65 And Up, Florida ID NOT Required BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, on a campaign to make things look better than they are for vaccine distribution in the State, today announced that Hard Rock Stadium will operate as a drive […]

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HORRIFIC: Palm Beach County Hospital COVID Count Surges Past 400

West Boca ICU Completely Full. Bethesda West ICU Completely Full. Delray Medical Center Near Capacity. Boca Regional Filling Up. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Palm Beach County has surged to 423 as of 6 a.m. Wednesday, January 6th. That is a dramatic jump from just a short […]

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