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Boca Raton Resident Jailed On Drug, Weapons Offenses

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton’s Calvin Lauriston remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Monday morning following his Sunday evening arrest by Delray Beach Police. Jail records report that Lauriston is charged with “weapon offense — use, display firearm during felony,” “synthetic narcotic possession with intent to sell, manufacture, deliver,” “marijuana possession with […]

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Palm Beach County Reaffirms Power To Shut Businesses For COVID Violations

REPORT VIOLATORS TO PALM BEACH COUNTY: 561-24COVID BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County officials — by way of executive order — have reaffirmed the power of code enforcement officers and police to shut down businesses that are violating COVID-19 executive orders. While code enforcement officers have been authorized to initiate action against businesses […]

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Boca Raton Police Charge Woman With Child Neglect

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Briana Roundtree was jailed early Sunday morning by Boca Raton Police on a child neglect charge. The arrest report was still being processed Sunday evening but the Palm Beach County Jail reports that Roundtree, of the 1300 block of South Federal Highway, is officially charged with “Neglect Child — Neglect […]

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COVID SUNDAY: Florida Deaths Pass 9400, Positivity Up, Testing Down

JOHNS HOPKINS REPORTS FLORIDA POSITIVITY RATE NEARLY 10-POINTS HIGHER THAN DEPT. OF HEALTH REPORT Florida Logged 96,000 Tests Friday, Just 58,000 Saturday. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you want infection numbers to go down, just test less. That seems to be the theme in Florida where nearly 40,000 fewer tests were logged on Saturday […]

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TROPICS HOPPING! Hurricane Center Watching Four Systems

Two Could Affect Florida, Too Early For Boca Raton, Delray Beach, Boynton Beach To Fear BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The map tells the story. There are now four systems being monitored by the National Hurricane Center. Two — Josephine and Kyle — will not impact Florida at all. But the other two, in the […]

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COVID VIOLATIONS: Palm Beach County Unveils Tracking Site

Follow Complaints, Citations, Violations, Warnings. Boca Raton, Delray Beach, All Palm Beach County Businesses Online BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Businesses cited for violating COVID-19 executive orders and guidelines will no longer be kept secret by Palm Beach County. While never intentionally violating Florida Statute 119, the quick onset of the COVID-19 crisis left Palm […]

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COVID SATURDAY: Are Palm Beach County Numbers Real? Positivity Rate Questionable

FLORIDA ADDS 204 DEATHS, PALM BEACH COUNTY 13 PBC POSITIVITY RATE DROPS AS DESANTIS PUSHES IN-SCHOOL LEARNING UPDATED AT 12:11 p.m. to include Johns Hopkins Medical School tracking data for Florida which suggests Florida Dept. of Health is suppressing data by as much as 10 points. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County’s positivity […]

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ARREST: Woman Charged With Rewards Card Fraud At Boca Raton Restaurant

POLICE: Employee At High-End Eatery Stole Rewards Points From Guests BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — An employee at Loch Bar in Mizner Park is facing fraud charges. She allegedly used a rewards card from the high-end restaurant to collect points for her customers’ meals. According to the arrest report which you can read below, Diana […]

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Anti-Maskers, Conspiracy Theorists Send Threatening, Emails, Leave Angry Voicemail

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The emails came from New Hampshire. From Massachusetts. From California. And yes, some from right here in Florida. Like a dog whistle that only attracted the tinfoil wearing crazies amongst us, our article earlier today reminding readers that “Phase One” continues in Palm Beach County and that we’d gladly look […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY MAYOR SUGGESTS SCHOOL BOARD SLOW DOWN

KERNER: BUSINESSES AND SCHOOLS OPENING SIMULTANEOUSLY MAY LEAD TO COVID SURGE BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County Mayor Dave Kerner just sent a message to the Palm Beach County School Board: you may want to hold off opening schools after the county moves to “phase 2” of the Florida reopening plan. Palm Beach […]

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COVID-19: Pediatric Cases Still A Palm Beach Problem

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County pediatric positivity rate is 12.3 percent, according to the Florida Dept. of Health. That covers the period from July 31st through August 13th. Palm Beach County is third in Florida for similarly sized counties. Both Miami-Dade and Broward counties have a higher positivity rate. While the […]

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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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