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PALM BEACH COUNTY PHASE 2: Mask Requirement Continues Indefinitely, Bars Remain Closed

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Phase 2 in Palm Beach County starts Tuesday and it can best be described as “baby steps.” The first round permits bowling alleys to increase capacity to 50 percent, movie theaters to open with 50 percent capacity, trampoline centers to open with special rules. Restaurants and food service establishments may […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY: Bars Remain Closed As Phase 2 Begins

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Bars across Palm Beach County must remain closed as Phase 2 begins Tuesday morning. The bad news for bar owners and patrons was delivered by Palm Beach County Mayor David Kerner during a Friday afternoon news conference. Kerner said the bar closures are a result of an executive order issued […]

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HURRICANE FORECAST: Florida Needs To Watch Three Waves

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida should pay attention to three waves in the Atlantic — always a good practice this time of year. An extended range forecast from the National Hurricane Center includes three waves in various stages above — two currently visible in red and orange. Based on the most recent five day […]

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POLICE: Boca Teacher Had Video Of Blindfolded Naked Child With Tied Ankles

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The arrest report for Sandpiper Shores Elementary School teacher Aleck Ford is graphic and disturbing. Among the allegations made by police who took part in a multi-month investigation into Ford’s alleged possession of child pornography is this unsettling claim: “This color video depicts a white female, approximately 10-13 years of […]

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RESCUED! Swimmer Survives After Near Drowning Off Boca Raton

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Fire Rescue Verbatim Advisory) — On Thursday September 3, 2020 at 2:45pm, the Boca Raton Fire Department was dispatched to a swimmer in distress off the Boca Raton inlet jetty. First Units to arrive on scene were told by witness a male, approx. 25 years old, jumped of […]

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NOT SO FAST: Palm Beach School District Says It Knows Nothing About September 14th Start

Palm Beach County Mayor David Kerner Reportedly Makes Statement, But School District Says It’s Been Told Nothing BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A local television station claims that The Palm Beach County School District is set to reopen schools for “in person” learning on September 14th, one week after Palm Beach County is set to […]

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BOCA POLICE REPORT: Altis Suspect Had AR-15, Angered Over Girlfriend

Woman Asked Boyfriend If He Planned To Shoot Her BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — BocaNewsNow.com obtained the police report from Monday night’s incident at Altis Apartments — 5500 block of Military Trail in Boca Raton. According to report, Mark Feldman, a student at Lynn University, strangled and physically assaulted his girlfriend when they engaged in […]

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JAIL: Boca Raton’s Aaron Feldman Facing Battery, Strangulation Charges

Arrested Following Incident At Altis Apartments UPDATE 10:03 AM Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020: Link to police report follows this story. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There is no official arrest report yet from the incident at Altis Apartments (5500 block of Military Trail) Monday night, but jail records report that Mark Feldman of 5500 North […]

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Boca Raton Police At Altis Apartments, Residents Think It’s A Conspiracy

Tenants Believe Police Lying, Withholding Details Police: It’s A Domestic Situation Where One Person Fled UPDATE: 6A Tuesday, September 1st, 2020. Palm Beach County Jail reports an arrest of Altis Apartments resident. UPDATE 9P: Suspect caught, scene is clearing. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton Police for several hours this evening have been on […]

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FLORIDA: Judge Again Sides With Teachers, Against DeSantis On Opening Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The “stay” issued when a Leon County Judge this week declared Florida’s demand that schools open for in-person education, or lose funding, has been vacated. It is a huge victory for the Florida Education Association — the organization that includes more than 150,000 educators in the state. A highlight from […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY: Free Emergency Home Repairs Available

COVID Relief Fund Offers $3.6M To Florida Residents BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Government Advisory Verbatim) — The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) program on August 25 to establish the Emergency Repair Program to assist eligible homeowners whose households demonstrate a direct impact due to COVID-19. On July 17, the Florida Housing Finance […]

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JAIL: Boca Raton Man Charged With Assault With Deadly Weapon

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Trent Conley is being held without bound early Saturday morning in the Palm Beach County Jail following his early morning arrest. According to jail records, Conley is charged with “aggravated assault (with a) deadly weapon without the intent to kill.” The affidavit of probable cause is still […]

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HURRICANE CENTER: Wave On Potential Florida Track Continues To Develop

Hurricane Laura Had Low Chance Of Development When It Was In Roughly The Same Place. Too Early For Concern, But Waves Should Be Watched By Florida, Gulf Coast. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The five day track for one of two tropical waves in Atlantic continues to keep Florida in its path. The development chance […]

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NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER: Wave Tracking To Florida More Likely To Develop

Two Waves Being Watched. One Tracking Towards Florida. Worth Watching For Palm Beach County UPDATED: Sunday Advisories, Forecasts click here. Third wave now being watched. UPDATED: Saturday Advisories, Forecasts click here. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Friday afternoon advisory from the National Hurricane Center brings a significant update to one of the two tropical […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS: Parents Not Welcome On Campus

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — When “in person” learning starts in the Palm Beach County School District, parents will not be welcome on campus. No classroom visits. No volunteer involvement. No mystery readers. No lunchroom duty. No walking students into “the office.” Kindergartners will not be eased into school by holding mom or dad’s hand […]

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