Southwest Plane With Boca Lawyers Dented In Fort Lauderdale

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A plane full of lawyers from Boca Raton and throughout South Florida heading to a conference in Tampa remains on the ground this morning at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Southwest flight 566 was scheduled to depart at 7a, but BocaNewsNow.com has learned that passengers were told the plane is dented. […]

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JETBLUE Does It Again: Blames Food Poisoning For Delay

NEW YORK, NY (BocaNewsNow.com) — JetBlue (NASDAQ:JBLU) continues its downward decent into arguably one of the worst airlines when it comes to arrivals and departures involving South Florida. Hundreds of passengers tonight flying flights 1271 and 1371 — from LaGuardia to Fort Lauderdale — are experiencing JetBlue's continued operational disabilities. Flight 1271, originally scheduled to […]

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New "Sensory Suite" To Make Mammograms Easier At Boca Regional

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Regional Hospital’s Christine E. Lynn Women’s Health & Wellness Institute is the first in the state of Florida to operate the SensorySuite by GE Healthcare. SensorySuite surrounds a woman with an interactive mammography experience designed to simultaneously stimulate three senses: sight, smell and hearing, helping to distract the […]

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NEW RULE: Palm Beach County Gas Stations Must Be Honest

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Honesty isn't the best policy, in Palm Beach County, it is the policy for gas station owners. Effective in 2015, a newly approved ordinance will require gas station signs to post the highest price someone will pay for gas — as opposed to just posting the discounted “cash” price. From […]

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REAL WORLD: Lynn Students Compete For Startup Cash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Business-oriented students at Lynn University later this week will take part in a competition to secure cash for business start-ups. It's like a reality show, but this is real. From our friends at Lynn: Could the next Uber, Coin or Tesla Motors be incubating in South Florida? Local business leaders […]

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Technology Incubator at FAU Refocuses On Technology

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Research Park at Florida Atlantic University has completed a restructuring of its Technology Business Incubator (TBI) that returns it to exclusively serve technology-based startups.  “The Technology Business Incubator was created 14 years ago with the mission to provide a place for a cluster of young, emerging technology companies to reside […]

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JETBLUE TO STRANDED PASSENGERS: Here's $50, Go Away

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The South Florida-bound passengers stranded in Austin, Texas earlier this week due to JetBlue's (NASDAQ: JBLU) scheduling issues today received an email announcing a $50 JetBlue credit. Requests for the airline to cover expenses incurred by passengers who opted to rent cars and fly other airlines to South Florida were […]

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Ground Breaking Set For Boca Regional Women's Institute

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In what Boca Raton Regional Hospital hopes to become the “centralized address” for women’s health in the area, a groundbreaking ceremony is set for next Wednesday to launch the hospital’s new $22-Million facility. From BRRH: In September of 2010, Christine E. Lynn announced a transformational gift of $10 million to […]

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Boca Resident Wins Miss Teen Crown

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Congratulations to Boca Raton resident Kelsey Janser, winner of this year's “Miss Teen National” pageant. From the Miss Teen National organization: Kelsey Janser, a Boca Raton resident and freshman at Vanderbilt University, was recently crowned 2013-2014 Miss Teen National Winner at their pageant in Orlando, Florida. She competed with 62 […]

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AT&T Hiring Locally, Nearly Sixty Jobs Available

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — This Friday and Saturday, AT&T is holding two hiring events in Boynton Beach for 55 wire technician openings in Delray Beach, Boynton Beach, Lake Worth, West Palm Beach, and Riviera Beach in Palm Beach County; Coral Springs, Deerfield Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Oakland Park, Pembroke Pines, and Plantation in Broward […]

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FAU Art Exhibition Set, Open To Public

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The University Galleries in Florida Atlantic University’s Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters will present “Praxis,” the Spring 2014 BFA Exhibition from Friday, April 18 through Friday, May 2, 2014 in the Ritter Art Gallery,777 Glades Road, Boca Raton. There will be an opening reception on Thursday, April […]

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Coral Square Mall Welcomes "Caring Bunny"

CORAL SPRINGS, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A special Easter/Spring holiday event is on the calendar for children with special needs. From Coral Springs Mall: Simon Property Group, Inc. (NYSE:SPG), a global leader in retail real estate, is hosting its annual Easter celebration festivities at Coral Square Mall, offering families the chance to participate in both traditional […]

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