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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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PALM BEACH COUNTY UPDATES ORDER: THEATERS, CIGAR BARS ILLEGAL TO OPEN

BARS, BOWLING ALLEYS, MORE MUST REMAIN SHUT. SHERIFF’S OFFICE TO ENFORCE. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County is sending a very loud message this morning: Phase One continues. If your business is not specifically authorized to open, it needs to remain closed. The “clarification of business closure” order comes two days after BocaNewsNow.com […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY EXTENDS FACIAL COVERING ORDER FOR 30 DAYS

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — In the first of what is expected to be several extensions, the facial covering order in Palm Beach County has been extended through August 23rd. The 30 day extension is more of a formality than a surprise. Here’s the official language issued on July 23, 2020: Considering the most current […]

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COAST GUARD: HAITIAN MIGRANTS STOPPED OFF DELRAY BEACH

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: United States Coast Guard Verbatim Media Release Issued July 20, 2020) — Coast Guard and Customs and Border Patrol teams halted an illegal voyage, Thursday, about 8 miles east of Delray Beach.  Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet, Coast Guard Cutter Ibis and CBP law enforcement teams stopped the 25-foot boat. The […]

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SCHOOL BOARD: PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOLS OPENING DELAYED, DISTANCE LEARNING ONLY

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County School Board voted during a nearly 11 hour meeting to begin the school year late — possibly August 30th, 2020, with distance learning only. The delay buys time for the school district to obtain and provide Chromebooks to families in need while solidifying distance learning plans. […]

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PALM BEACH COUNTY SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENT REVEALS BACK TO SCHOOL PLAN

DISTANCE LEARNING TO START, REVIEW HEALTH CONDITIONS OF PALM BEACH COUNTY ON A WEEKLY BASIS BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County School Superintendent Dr. Donald Fennoy has just released his proposed “back to school plan” — just two days before the School Board is set to vote. The plan calls for distance learning […]

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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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INFECTED KIDS: FLORIDA CONFIRMS 17,000 CHILD COVID INFECTIONS

PALM BEACH COUNTY PEDIATRIC PERCENT POSITIVITY NOW 33.5 BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Florida Department of Health now confirms at least 17,073 children — 17 and under — are infected with COVID-19 in Florida. The most recent pediatric update reveals the following data: Age 0-1: 1,120 confirmed COVID-19 cases. Age 1-4: 2,808 confirmed COVID-19 […]

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