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Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo. "> Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo.
This is about as busy as we've seen the tropical Atlantic this season but so far - the disturbances being tracked are all bark and no bite.
The last day of the school week got off to a bit of a bumpy start after a night of rain and storms : At Sandpiper Shores Elementary west of Boca Raton: Rain caused flooding in the courtyard and three classrooms had some water "with little impact to operations," said Palm Beach County School District spokesman Alex Sanchez said this morning. Work crews are there cleaning up.
Franklyn Crespo, a self-identified employee of the U.S. Postal Service, is facing nine counts of allegedly performing sexual acts on a victim 12 or under. Crespo, of North Branch Road in West Boca, remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Friday evening.
In a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry , scientists claim to have identified and measured the responses to rewards during nicotine withdrawal across humans and rats. About 20% of the US population smoke cigarettes, although more than half of this group try to quit each year.
Your luggage goes through a lot every time you fly, but could it hold up against "The Enforcer"? The List's Dan Corcoran went inside TravelPro's state-of-the-art baggage testing facility in Boca Raton, Florida to see how they make sure their su Your luggage goes through a lot every time you fly, but could it hold up against "The Enforcer"? The List 's Dan Corcoran went inside TravelPro 's state-of-the-art baggage testing facility in Boca Raton, Florida to see how they make sure their suitcases are super sturdy.
The American Fine Wine Competition is hosting a special Wine Social at 13 American Table, which is one of the coolest new restaurants in Boca. Don't miss this chance to experience unlimited samplings of America's finest, award-winning wines , along with specially created food pairings, networking, and socializing - plus helping a great cause, as well! It takes place MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 from 5:30-7:30 pm at 13 American Table , located at 451 E. Palmetto Park Road in Boca Raton.
Evening Star Productions will follow up their sold out August production of William Shakespeare 's The Comedy of Errors with Frank Gilroy 's multi-award winning play The Subject Was Roses. The play will open tonight, September 12th, and run through September 28th at Sol Theatre in Boca Raton.
Do you remember the Rawleigh man? A Friend of the Family Since 1889. salves, ointments, liniments, spices, flavorings, medicinal products and more.
One business has a creative way to make sure you don't go home if you don't find a spot nearby. "It can be pretty crazy out here sometimes," Palley admitted while driving downtown.
We never know what we'll learn when the phone rings in the BocaNewsNow.com newsroom - and today is no exception. There's a famous drummer who calls Boca Raton home and offering drum lessons! If you've been hoping to play like Jimmy Strassburg of Sly and the Family Stone, why not take lessons from Jimmy Strassburg?! Boca Raton is Jimmy's home.
A man who broke into a car in the West Boca community of "The Oaks" - stealing credit cards - was later seen using those stolen credit cards at the Publix at Sandalfoot Plaza. Now, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office would like your help identifying the man in the black, short sleeved shirt on the right.
The University of Tulsa has announced that the Golden Hurricane football game at Florida Atlantic will be broadcast by FOX College Sports. TU will take on FAU starting at 6:05 p.m. Saturday in Boca Raton, Florida, in what will be the Owls' home opener.
Cornell student suicide lawsuit settled Ginsburg accepted a $100,000 settlement, and a perpetual scholarship in his son's name Check out this story on pressconnects.com: http://ithacajr.nl/1tBRXGy A federal civil case claiming the city and Cornell University were negligent in not designing stronger suicide-prevention features into the Thurston Avenue bridge was settled Wednesday. Howard Ginsburg accepted a $100,000 settlement from the city, along with a perpetual scholarship in the name of his son, Bradley Marc Ginsburg, from the university, according to court documents.
The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office today publicized that Mark David Hawkins - a registered sexual predator - is living at 5844 Pinebrook Drive in Boca Raton. BocaNewsNow.com readers may recall that Mark David Hawkins is a former Wells Fargo Vice President.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 04:23 am
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