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STATE OFFICIALS: Seven Bridges Election Can Be Contested, Forced Into Mediation

Campbell Property Management Dodges Questions About Seven Bridges Delray Beach “Coverup.” Newly Elected Board Members Not Calling For Reelection. BY: ANDREW COLTON | REPORTING DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation tells BocaNewsNow.com that the recent board election in the high profile community of “Seven Bridges” can be contested […]

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COVID-19 Hospitalizations Remain High On Last Day Of Year In Palm Beach County

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The early morning count of COVID-19 hospitalizations in Palm Beach County pulled back just a bit on this last day of 2020, but remains exceptionally high. 352 people are starting New Year’s Eve in a Palm Beach County hospital with a “primary diagnosis of COVID-19,” according to the Florida Agency […]

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DUI Saturation Patrols Set For Tonight, New Year’s Eve

Expect Increased Police Presence In Palm Beach County, Broward County. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you are planning to drink and drive tonight, be prepared to be stopped. Police departments throughout the area are gearing up for DUI saturation patrols in Palm Beach and Broward Counties. While officers and deputies are always on the […]

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DEATH WATCH NEVER STOPS: Florida Loses Another 137 To COVID On Tuesday

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The COVID-19 death count increased by 137 on Tuesday as Florida added 13,495 new confirmed cases. The positivity rate dropped from the stratosphere of 22.81 percent — an outlier number — to 8.72 percent. Statewide, 1,306,123 people have tested positive for COVID-19. 21,546 have died. In Palm Beach County, 483 […]

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PHOTO OP! DeSantis At Kings Point Says 300 To Receive COVID Shots While Others Wait

No Discussion Of Palm Beach County Health Department’s Call Center Failure on Tuesday. Thousands Told To Wait For Shot While Kings Point Takes Part In Photo Op. DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — While the Palm Beach County Health Department continues to manage its call center crisis, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Wednesday morning announced that the […]

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IT’S VERY BAD: COVID Hospital Count Jumps, Again, In Palm Beach County

Rise Mirrors Record Positivity Rate In Palm Beach County and Florida BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are now 369 people hospitalized with a “primary diagnosis of COVID-19” in Palm Beach County, according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration. That number was 333 Tuesday morning, 312 Monday morning, and below 300 over the […]

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Gov. DeSantis To Speak At Kings Point In Delray Beach Wednesday

Visit Comes As Palm Beach County Sets Record Positivity Rate, Health Department Fails As Vaccine Call Center System Collapses DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — It’s unclear why he is coming or whether he’ll be discussing the abysmal failure of his health department to schedule senior citizens for vaccines in Palm Beach County, but Florida Governor […]

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BREAKING: FLORIDA POSITIVITY RATE NOW 22.75 PERCENT, PALM BEACH COUNTY 19.50 PERCENT

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida just hit its highest COVID-19 positivity rate ever. Palm Beach County did, as well. According to the Florida Department of Health, the positivity rate for tests recorded on Monday is 22.75 percent. That is beyond the level of what health officials call dangerous. It is unprecedented. In Palm Beach […]

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More Money For Palm Beach County CARES Act Food Help Recipients

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Verbatim Advisory) — Beginning on Dec. 29, the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners, through its Community Services Department (CSD), will add $500 to all approved CARES Act food applications to help those impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. No action is needed from approved clients.  Under […]

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INCOMPETENCE? Palm Beach County Opens, Shuts COVID Vaccine Reservation Line

County Health Department Didn’t Expect So Many Calls. Seriously. UPDATE: 3:48 p.m: We just heard from a reader who is in his 80s, sounds to be in great health, and reports that there is now a message on the Department of Health phone line (see below) telling callers to call back next week. There is […]

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DRAMATIC JUMP: COVID Hospital Count Surges In Palm Beach County In Just One Day

Delray Medical Center: 47 ICU Beds Now In Use. Bethesda West ICU Completely Full. Palm Beach County Positivity Rate Now 10.38 Percent. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — There are now 333 people hospitalized with a “primary diagnosis of COVID-19” in Palm Beach County. That is a jump of 21 patients in under 24 hours, according […]

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DANGER: Florida Positivity Rate Jumps To 11.08 Percent, Nearly 100 Deaths Sunday

Palm Beach County Passes Ten Percent Positivity. Curfew For New Year’s Eve? BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida’s positivity rate soared past ten percent on Sunday to hit 11.08 percent. 96 deaths were added on Sunday with 8,057 new infections. The infection count has risen every day for the past three. The count dropped on […]

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BOCA AREA HOSPITALS: Still Working On COVID-19 Vaccine Plan For Seniors

Boca Raton Regional, Baptist East and West Say Not Ready Yet For Shots. No Word From Delray Medical, West Boca Medical Center. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Governor Ron DeSantis can sign all the orders that he chooses to sign calling for those over 65 to be among the first to receive a COVID-19 […]

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SICKER: Now 312 Hospitalized With COVID-19 In Palm Beach County

Numbers Rising. Christmas, New Year Partiers Expected To Make Situation Worse. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The numbers are rising again. The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Palm Beach County is again heading up after a brief pullback over the past several days. There are now 312 people hospitalized with what the Florida […]

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Delray Beach Man Arrested By Boca Police

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Delray Beach resident Joseph Chapdelaine is in the Palm Beach County Jail Monday morning following his arrest late Sunday by Boca Raton Police. While the affidavit of probable cause is still be processed, jail records show that Chapdelaine is charged with “burglary with assault or battery,’ “battery, touch or strike,” […]

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