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WHO IS LYING? PALM BEACH COUNTY OR FLORIDA HEALTH OFFICIALS?

PALM BEACH COUNTY IS RELEASING A “POSITIVITY RATE” THAT IS MUCH DIFFERENT THAN FLORIDA’S REPORT FOR THE SAME AREA. FLORIDA: PALM BEACH COUNTY POSITIVITY IS 8.2 PERCENT. PALM BEACH COUNTY OFFICIALS: IT’S 13.01 PERCENT. UPDATE (August 3, 2020 8:51 a.m.): Palm Beach County Responds, See End Of Story BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The positivity […]

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ALL DONE: Isaias Not Much Of Anything For Boca, Delray, Boynton Beach

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We end our Isaias coverage with the mid-day update from the National Hurricane Center. Expect rain and a little wind throughout the day, but all warnings and watches have been dropped for the local area. BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaias Advisory Number 22 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092020 1100 […]

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BREATHLESS! FLORIDA BODY COUNT RISES, COVID LEADS TO ANOTHER 62 LAST BREATHS

FLORIDA OFFICIALS SEEMINGLY SUPPRESSING PALM BEACH COUNTY POSITIVITY RATE. NUMBER VARIES WILDLY FROM COUNTY’S OWN REPORT. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The COVID-19 body count in Florida continues to rise, as Florida logged 62 deaths through 11:59 p.m. Saturday, according to the Florida Department of Health. Florida also recorded 7,160 new infections. The positivity rate […]

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Boca’s Dylan Bass Charged With Strangling Pregnant Woman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident Dylan Bass is out of the Palm Beach County Jail following his arrest and booking Saturday for “domestic battery by strangulation.” Jail records released by Palm Beach County indicate that Bass is charged not just with domestic strangulation but an added charge of “offender knew (or) should […]

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TROPICAL STORM ISAIAS: RAINY, WINDY DAY IN PALM BEACH COUNTY, NOT MUCH MORE

STORM DID NOT STRENGTHEN. HURRICANE WARNING DROPPED. TROPICAL STORM WARNING ISSUED. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Isaias didn’t restrengthen overnight. The once hurricane remains a tropical storm. Expect nothing more dramatic than a windy, rainy day in Palm Beach County. Here’s the 8 a.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center: BULLETIN Tropical Storm Isaias Intermediate […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY SHELTERS OPEN, VOLUNTARY EVACUATIONS UNDERWAY

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Advisory Verbatim) — A voluntary evacuation has been issued for Zone A. Those who reside in mobile homes or homes unable to withstand heavy winds are encouraged to seek shelter with family or friends who reside in a more sturdy structure. Four general population shelters, a special […]

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POLICE: MAN JUMPS ON MOVING TRACTOR TRAILER ON FLORIDA TURNPIKE IN BOYNTON

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com)(Source: Florida Highway Patrol Verbatim Advisory) — At approximately1:01 PM, The Florida Highway Patrol received a call reference a white male that was driving a Toyota SUV with a male passenger traveling southbound on the Florida’s Turnpike around the 86 Mile Post. According to the passenger, the driver began acting strange and stopped the vehicle southbound on the exit ramp to Boynton […]

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HURRICANE ISAIAS: PALM BEACH COUNTY STILL A TARGET, EXPECT WORSENING CONDITIONS

2PM SATURDAY UPDATE SHOWS STORM IS APPROACHING BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The 2pm update from the National Hurricane Center shows little change in the track or strength of Hurricane Isaias. Expect worsening conditions in Palm Beach County late this afternoon — with hurricane winds and rain overnight into Sunday. This is still a category […]

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HURRICANE ISAIAS HEADING FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY, SLOWLY

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Hurricane Isaias has slowed just a bit but intensity remains strong as the storm approaches Palm Beach County. Here is the complete update from the National Hurricane Center as of 11 a.m. BULLETIN Hurricane Isaias Advisory Number 18 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL092020 1100 AM EDT Sat Aug […]

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BYE BYE BUBBIES! FLORIDA RECORDS ANOTHER 179 COVID DEATHS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida COVID-19 death count increased by 179 on Friday through 11:59 p.m., according to the Florida Dept. of Health. The infection count increased by 9,658. The positivity rate for Florida on Friday is 11.08 percent. Note that several testing locations closed as early as Thursday due to Hurricane Isaias. […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY PEDIATRIC POSITIVITY RATE AMONG HIGHEST IN STATE

TRUMP SAYS KIDS ARE “ALMOST” IMMUNE. 36,046 CHILDREN IN FLORIDA KNOW HE’S WRONG. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County pediatric positivity rate for COVID-19 continues to be extremely high. The weekly cumulative report, just released by the Florida Department of Health, shows the pediatric positivity rate for Palm Beach County is 14.6 […]

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UPDATE: GOOGLE CALLED COPS ON BOCA’S DAVID MANAS FOR ALLEGED CHILD PORN

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boca Raton resident David Manas remains in the Palm Beach County, charged with multiple counts of child pornography possession. Manas, an alleged co-owner of the “Manas Family Daycare,” was arrested by PBSO on Thursday. BocaNewsNow.com has obtained the affidavit of probable cause which — in quite graphic detail — explains […]

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HURRICANE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY, ISAIAS NEARS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (NHC) — At 1100 PM EDT (0300 UTC), the center of Hurricane Isaias was located near latitude 23.3 North, longitude 76.4 West. Isaias is moving toward the northwest near 15 mph (24 km/h), and a general northwestward motion with some decrease in forward speed is expected for the next day or […]

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FIRST TIME PALM BEACH COUNTY UNDER TWO EMERGENCIES AT ONCE

BEACHES CLOSED SATURDAY, POSSIBLY SUNDAY. “THIS IS NOT THE TIME FOR HURRICANE PARTIES” BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In a late Friday afternoon news conference, Palm Beach County Commissioner Dave Kerner — serving as Mayor — stated this is the first time in Palm Beach County’s history that two “state of emergency” declarations have been […]

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HURRICANE WATCH IN EFFECT FOR PALM BEACH COUNTY

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A hurricane watch is now in effect for Palm Beach County. The watch zone — as of late afternoon Friday — stretches from Deerfield Beach in Broward north to the Volusia-Brevard County Line. From the National Hurricane Center: A Hurricane Warning means that hurricane conditions are expected somewhere within the […]

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