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CORONAVIRUS: Florida Releases Pediatric Infections, Palm Beach County Near Top

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County is only behind Miami-Dade County when it comes to pediatric COVID-19 infections, according to the Florida Department of Health. The just-released numbers complicate the already complicated decisions to be made by Palm Beach County School District officials who are preparing to announce opening plans no later than […]

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CORONAVIRUS: Could Boca Beaches Be Closed Again? Readers Concerned By These Photos

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — As Palm Beach County Commissioners prepare for a Tuesday debate over implementing a mandatory mask order, beaches across the area may help some make the argument for stricter rules as COVID-19 spreads. These photos — from Boca Raton’s “South Beach” — were sent by readers concerned with what they documented. […]

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Area Man Charged With Molesting 3-year-old Daughter

BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Boynton Beach Police detectives tell BocaNewsNow.com that they have arrested Ryan Paul Pleasanton on allegations that he repeatedly molested his daughter, 3, and kept child pornography on his computer. He is in the process of being booked this evening. According to a police affidavit, Pleasanton's daughter told her mother that […]

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Fatal Accident In Boynton Beach Leaves Man Dead, Alcohol May Be Involved

Boynton Beach, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) One man is dead after apparently losing control of his vehicle in Boynton Beach early this morning and crashing into a tree. Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office says Luis A. Flores, born 12/05/1987, was traveling eastbound on Old Boynton Beach Boulevard, east of Military Trail, when the driver drove his vehicle off […]

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