Florida Atlantic University

FAU Reports 235 Students, Faculty Positive For COVID-19

Majority Of Infections On Boca Raton Campus BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida Atlantic University continues to be forthcoming with COVID-19 data, reporting a cumulative total mid-day Sunday of 218 students and 17 employees testing positive for Coronavirus. The campus distribution is 97.9-percent on the Boca Raton Campus, 1.3-percent on the Jupiter Campus, .4-percent each […]

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National Hurricane Center

Tropical Depression Expected Off Florida’s Coast By Tuesday

Atlantic Hurricane Season Not Over Yet, 90 Percent Chance Of Formation Over Next Five Days BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The National Hurricane Center is watching yet another system off of Florida’s east coast. The system has an 80 percent chance of developing into a tropical depression or tropical storm over the next 48 hours, […]

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Early Voting Starts Monday In Palm Beach County

Eighteen Early Voting Locations, 29 Secure Drop Off Locations Across Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, All Of Palm Beach County BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Early voting starts Monday, October 19, 2020 in Palm Beach County. Registered voters may vote at ANY early voting location in the county. See the list below. As we […]

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Mara Mena

POLICE: Mara Mena Missing, Last Seen In West Boca Raton

Woman Suffers From Alzheimer’s, According To Police BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is searching for 70 year old Mara Mena, and asking anyone who has recently seen her to let them know. Mena was last seen Saturday morning (October 17, 2020) in the area of SR7/US441 and Clint Moore […]

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Florida Dept. of Health

FLORIDA: Five Days Of COVID-19 Infection Increases

It’s Starting To Look Like A Second Wave. 21,948 New Cases This Week, FL Death Count Approaches 16,000. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Florida recorded 4,025 positive COVID-19 tests on Friday, marking the highest number of positive tests in a single day in at least a month. The death count increased by 87. Florida’s positivity […]

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delta airliens

Delta Removes Fort Lauderdale Flier Who Refuses To Mask

BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher ATLANTA, GA (BocaNewsNow.com) — A Delta Airlines flight crew ordered the removal of a passenger heading to Fort Lauderdale from Atlanta Friday night when that passenger refused to wear a mask. BocaNewsNow.com was on board Delta 1415 at 10 p.m. when the large, tattooed man violated the airline’s […]

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The Bridges

LAWYER: The Bridges HOA Refuses To Release Video Of Slip And Fall

In Court Filings, HOA Doesn’t Dispute That Video Exists, Shows Incident DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A “Pure Bill Of Discovery” filed against the homeowner’s association of “The Bridges” claims the HOA’s management company possesses video of a slip and fall in the community’s clubhouse that led to significant injuries. The HOA refuses to release […]

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More Than 100 COVID-19 Cases In Palm Beach County Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District Saturday morning passed a milestone — there are now 102 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the school district. The split remains almost even between employees and students. After BocaNewsNow.com’s exclusive reporting on COVID-19 dashboard issues, schools not telling parents in a timely manner that […]

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Alexandra Lennox

Woman Kicks Boca Raton Officers Trying To Help Her Avoid DUI Incident, Arrest

Alexandra Lennox Also Spit Gum At Officer, According To Report BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A good deed never goes unpunished. Two Boca Raton Police officers — suggesting that an allegedly drunk woman use UBER to get home to avoid a DUI arrest or crash — ended up getting kicked by that woman, according to […]

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Spanish River High School

Holocaust Questioner May Be Re-Fired By Palm Beach School District

School Board To Reconsider Vote Approving Rehiring Of Ex-Spanish River Principal William Latson BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The one-time Spanish River principal who questioned whether the Holocaust is real or not could find himself fired a second time. William Latson was fired by the school district last year after he told a parent that […]

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School Board To Evaluate Superintendent Donald Fennoy Next Week

Fennoy’s COVID-19 Performance Still Troubling To Board Members, Community BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Embattled Palm Beach County School Superintendent Dr. Donald Fennoy will undergo his annual performance review during the school board meeting set for October 21st. It is unclear if the school board is prepared to take action on Fennoy’s contract following missteps, […]

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Florida COVID-19 dept of health

Five Days Of COVID-19 Infection Gains In Florida

Palm Beach County Shows Highest New Case Count In Two Weeks BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health just reported the fifth day of significant COVID-19 infection gains in the state, with 3,423 new infections being added to the books on Thursday through 11:59 p.m. Florida also added 94 deaths. The statewide […]

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Florida News

Halloween Could Be Boca, Delray “Super-Spreader” Fears Schools, Doctors

Concern Over Adult Behavior, Adult Partying, Not Kids BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Adult drinking, partying and questionable behavior is a well known phenomenon in several South Palm Beach County gated communities on Halloween. While kids trick or treat, adults in golf carts drive around with alcohol and sometimes, more. Medical professionals and school district […]

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Feds Charge Texas Man With Stalking Young South Florida Woman

MIAMI, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: USDOJ Verbatim) — South Florida federal prosecutors have charged 21-year-old Mario F. Perez, of Spring, Texas, with cyberstalking by making repeated threats on social media to kill a young woman. Ariana Fajardo Orshan, U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, and George L. Piro, Special Agent in Charge, FBI, Miami […]

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covid-19 dashboard

Nearly 100 COVID Cases In Palm Beach Schools

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District Friday morning reported 95 COVID-19 cases, almost evenly split between students and employees. The student infection count is 49, the employee infection count is 46. The dramatic increase in reported cases comes as the school district is still telling parents that they must choose […]

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