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SURGE: Palm Beach County Schools Now Report 980 COVID-19 Cases, Expect 1000 Later Today

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We predicted just before Thanksgiving break that the Palm Beach County School District would hit 1000 COVID cases at some point in early December. Sadly, we were correct. The school district is now reporting 980 COVID-19 cases logged since “brick and mortar” learning began. It is almost guaranteed that the […]

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TROPICAL STORM ETA: COVID-19 Testing Sites Closed In Palm Beach County

County Officials: Flooding, Heavy Rain, Tornados Possible. COVID Testing Sites To Be Reassessed Early Next Week. No Evacuations For Now. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Palm Beach County Verbatim Advisory) (Filed 5:24 PM Friday) — Due to the approach of Tropical Depression Eta, COVID-19 testing is being suspended at all Health Care District sites at […]

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EPA Says Make Sure Your Disinfectant Is On This List

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The EPA just released a list of 500 disinfectants that it approves for use in an effort to clean in the midst of COVID-19. We are publishing the entire media advisory which contains several links to the list and additional information. The unspoken point by the EPA in releasing this […]

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Teen With Autism Spits In Woodfield Gym, Woman Bullied For Asking Him To Stop

Autism Advocate Says Woman Did Nothing Wrong, Teen Should Have Been Controlled Boca Raton’s Woodfield Country Club Investigating, Reviewing Incident BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A woman using a treadmill in the Woodfield Country Club gym asked a teenager living with Autism, on another treadmill, to stop spitting […]

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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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PBC SCHOOLS: Parents Abusing Ability To Switch Distance, In Person Learning

SOURCE: Parents Sent Kids To School While They Enjoyed Spa Days, Tennis, Then Wanted Kids Back Home BY: ANDREW COLTON | Editor and Publisher UPDATE 9PM Tuesday October 6, 2020: The Palm Beach County School District sent an official email this evening telling parents that they must choose distance or in-person learning. The reason given: […]

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CARES Mortgage Help Available To Palm Beach County Homeowners

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBC Media Advisory Verbatim) — The Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners approved the CARES Mortgage Assistance Program on May 15, 2020, to accelerate assistance to eligible homeowners whose households have suffered a loss of income due to COVID-19. This $20 million allocation for the Mortgage Assistance Program uses […]

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COVID: Palm Beach School Board Member Calls For More Transparency

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School Board Member Debra Robinson, M.D., the only medical doctor on the Board, is calling for a more comprehensive “dashboard” reporting the COVID-19 situation in the school district. Dr. Robinson, one of the most outspoken board members expressing concern over the school district’s COVID-19 plan, wants hyper-specific […]

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COVID-19: Boca, Delray Restaurant Horror Stories As CDC Says Eating Inside Is Bad Idea

Health Experts Say Eating In Restaurants Spreads COVID, But Boca, Delray Diners Refuse To Mask Up BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Readers are sharing horror stories of belligerent restaurant guests converging on eateries in Boca Raton and Delray Beach. As “phase 3” got underway following the unexpected order by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, many apparently […]

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COVID-19 Reported In Boca Middle, Spanish River High, West Boca High

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — When the Palm Beach County School District updates its COVID-19 tracking dashboard on Tuesday, it will includes new COVID-19 cases in Boca Community Middle School, Spanish River High School and West Boca High. The new cases were reported to parents and guardians Monday afternoon and evening through robocalls and emails. […]

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PALM BEACH SCHOOLS CLEANING CRISIS: Principal Tells Teachers To “Make Solution Of Soap And Water”

BocaNewsNow.com Obtains Email Morikami Park Elementary Principal Sent To Teachers Sunday BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The scale of the crisis looming in the Palm Beach County School District is growing with each administrative email sent to teachers. BocaNewsNow.com just obtained an email sent by the principal of Morikami Park Elementary in which she tells […]

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COVID SATURDAY: Palm Beach County Deaths Climb, Pediatric Rate Holding High

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Promotes Florida Tourism, Air Travel, Open Stadiums As COVID-19 Deaths Continue BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — As Florida Governor Ron DeSantis promotes opening Hard Rock Stadium for football fans and pronounces — without proof — that people don’t get sick on airplanes so tourists should make South Florida travel plans, Palm […]

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COVID-19: FLORIDA ADDS 12,343 NEW CASES, MORE THAN 27,000 IN TWO DAYS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health added 12,343 confirmed cases of COVID-19 to the books on Sunday through 11:59 p.m., bringing the weekend total to 27,626. The percent positivity rate for the State of Florida moved back up — it’s now 11.4 percent based on Sunday’s numbers. In Palm Beach County, […]

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COVID-19: West Boca Medical Center Has Just 3 ICU Beds Available

PALM BEACH COUNTY REPORTS 623 PEOPLE HOSPITALIZED WITH COVID-19 SUNDAY EVENING BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Sunday evening ICU bed “census” from the Florida Agency for Healthcare Administration reveals that West Boca Medical Center has just 3 ICU beds available as of 7:15 p.m. The census report, which is accurate as of 7:15 p.m. […]

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READERS: No Way Eagles Landing Camp Has Been Warned By Broward County

READERS DISPUTE BROWARD COUNTY WARNINGS, CLAIM OUR STORY IS “FAKE!” COCONUT CREEK, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Despite a volume of public records and official warnings being issued, several parents of children at Eagles Landing Camp (day and overnight camp) in Coconut Creek are slamming BocaNewsNow.com for publishing 15 COVID-19 warnings issued by Broward County. They claim […]

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