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Scott Parker Appointed To Feeding South Florida Board

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Media Advisory Verbtatim) — Paco Vélez, president and CEO of Feeding South Florida, is pleased to announce that Scott T. Parker has been appointed to the organization’s Board of Directors for a three-year term. Parker is executive vice president (EVP) and chief financial officer (CFO) for Miami-based Ryder System, Inc. […]

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BOOKED! Barnes And Noble Clerk Jailed, Allegedly Assaulted Boca Homeless Man

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A clerk at the Barnes and Noble in Boca Raton was jailed early Thursday after he allegedly assaulted a homeless man. Cayl Basham, according to a police report, “was driving his Black Dodge Ram under the Palmetto bridge doing donuts and driving recklessly. (The homeless victim) stated that he confronted […]

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Plane Crash Drill At Fort Lauderdale Airport Friday

It’s Going To Look Real. Do Not Panic. FORT LAUDERDALE, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you are traveling out of Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport on Friday — or know someone who is — pay attention. There is going to be a very real plane crash drill for several hours during the day. It may look […]

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SPANISH RIVER HIGH BOCA: Did PSAT’s Lead To COVID-19 Cases At School?

Parents, Teachers Feared Tests In Gym Would Spread COVID. Two Weeks Later, New Cases Reported. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — School and health officials, according to tips to BocaNewsNow.com, are questioning if the PSAT’s held in the gym at Spanish River High School two weeks ago are the cause of new COVID-19 cases at the […]

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FLORIDA COVID: Another 5,534 Infected, Another 72 Dead.

ICU Availability Dropping, Now 22.6 Percent Statewide. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Funeral homes across Florida continue to be busy as residents continue to die from COVID-19. Florida logged another 72 deaths from COVID-19 on Wednesday through 11:59 p.m. with 5,534 new infections. The positivity rate in Florida, based on Wednesday’s testing, is 7.35 percent. […]

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HURRICANE CENTER: Next Storm, Iota, Forming As Eta Hits Florida Again

Sorority Of Storms Blowing In Atlantic, Gulf, Caribbean BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A seemingly record-setting 30th named storm of the hurricane season could form within the next few days. There is a 90 percent chance that the red “x” you see on the current National Hurricane Center “outlook” map will become storm Iota by […]

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COVID CRISIS SCHOOLS: Calusa Elementary Boca 16 Cases As Air Conditioner Dies

Teachers Plea For Help During Live “Distance Learning” Stream Leading Parents To Call Media. Kids Crying From Heat, Mask Use. Palm Beach County Schools Report 519 COVID-19 Cases BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The growing COVID-19 crisis in the Palm Beach County School District continues to worsen as […]

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Boca Raton Police Charge Man With DUI, Heroin Possession

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Fort Lauderdale resident Matthew Frei has ended his stay in the Palm Beach County Jail — a stay that came with free transportation courtesy of the Boca Raton Police Department. Jail and court records confirm that Frei, 30, is charged with ”DUI — DUI influence of alcohol or drugs,” ”DUI […]

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CALUSA ELEMENTARY: Air Conditioner Down At Boca School With 14 COVID Cases

Teachers Ask For Help While Teaching Live. Palm Beach County School District Confirms Issue. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Teachers apparently complaining of heat, poor ventilation and unteachable conditions at Calusa Elementary School in Boca Raton Wednesday afternoon got such attention that multiple parents called our newsroom asking for help. Calusa is a COVID hotspot […]

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FLORIDA COVID: 17,300 DEAD, IS YOUR LOVED ONE NEXT?

Medical Professionals Fear Florida Stupidity Over Thanksgiving As Infections Pass 858,000 In State. Palm Beach County Hospital Surge: 229 Patients With COVID. New York, Other States Require Tests To Enter. Florida Floodgates Wide Open. BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Having Thanksgiving Dinner with family from out of town? […]

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Fired Delray Beach City Manager Files Suit

George Gretsas Says City Officials Not Releasing Public Documents BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Fired Delray Beach City Manager George Gretsas is suing the City of Delray Beach and its commissioners, claiming they are refusing to provide documents that should be available under Florida’s Sunshine Act. The complaint alleges that the City Commission as well […]

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ETA NOW HURRICANE: Still Affecting South Florida Weather, Preparing To Strike State Again

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Eta is now a hurricane, according to the latest update from the National Hurricane Center. As it prepares to strike Florida’s west coast, South Florida continues to feel the storm’s effects. Heavy rain is forecast for today. As Eta prepares to make landfalll, another system continues to develop to our […]

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HURRICANE CENTER: Eta Prepares To Strike Florida Again

Flash Flooding Remains Possible In South Florida Where Heavy Rains Expected. Florida West Coast Under Watches, Warnings. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Tropical Storm Eta is preparing to strike Florida yet again, this time on the West Coast. But South Florida isn’t immune. The National Hurricane Center is warning South Florida of heavy rain and […]

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Boca Raton Man Charged With Child Cruelty

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Michael Young is in the Palm Beach County Jail early Wednesday morning following his arrest by Boca Raton Police. While the affidavit of probable cause continues to be processed, jail records report that Young is charged with “cruelty toward child – abuse child without great bodily harm.” […]

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TROUBLE: 500 COVID CASES IN PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS

Health Department Claims No Proof Of In-School Transmission, But Cases Soaring. Calusa Elementary Boca Now 14 Positive Tests. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School District now reports 500 confirmed COVID-19 cases, a dramatic increase of 60 in just one day. At least 279 students and 221 employees have tested positive for […]

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