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Boca Raton is a city in Palm Beach County, Florida, USA, incorporated in May 1925. In the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 74,764; the 2006 population estimated by the U.S. Census Bureau was 86,396. The Census 2010 count was down slightly, to 84,392. However, the majority of the people under the postal address of Boca Raton, about 200,000 in total, are not actually within Boca Raton's municipal boundaries. As a business center, the city's daytime population increases significantly.


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A group of 125 young musicians in the Florida Youth Orchestra recently played at the Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton, under the baton of Thomas M. Sleeper, orchestra director at the Frost School of music at the University of Miami. Mayor Susan Haynie also declared March 18 as Florida ...
Muslim scholar-practitioner Chaplain Tahera Ahmad spoke in a panel discussion with clergy and scholars on the topic "Jewish, Catholic, Muslim Trialogue in a Time of Rapid Change" at the 12th annual Emmanuel and Rhoda Shemin Trialogue that took place at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.

UPDATE, 10:20 p.m. Thursday: Boca Raton police said Theodore Hatcher was spotted by Florida Highway Patrol in Miami-Dade County Thursday and is now home safe. Original Story, 9 p.m. Wednesday: A 69-year-old man with Alzheimer's disease has not been seen since Wednesday ...
BOCA RATON, Fla. - The BOCA RATON Police Department said a shooting Wednesday night sent a man to the hospital. Police spokeswoman Jessica Desir said the shooting occurred in the area of 650 SW Second Ave. around 10:47 p.m.. The extent of the man's injuries have not been released. Police ...
Boca Raton and Jupiter both ranked top 10 among more than 2,000 cities considered by Livability, a website that showcases the best places to live and visit ... Livability listed Boca Raton's Gumbo Limbo Nature Center and world-class golf courses, such as Southwinds west of Boca, as southern Palm ...
The 12th Annual Boca Raton Concours d'Elegance presented by Mercedes-Benz and AutoNation has raised over $10 million to date for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Broward County. Hosted for the 12th consecutive year at the Boca Raton Resort & Club, the event took place from February 23-25 and ...

Officers responded to reports of a shooting shortly before 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 500 block of Northeast Spanish River Boulevard, between North Dixie Highway and North Federal Highway in Boca Raton. They found a 16-year-old in a parking lot with a bullet wound to the buttocks. The teen was taken ...
A Silver Alert has been issued for a missing Boca Raton man. 69-year-old Theodore Hatcher was last seen around 4 p.m. along the 1000 block of NW 3rd Street. He was driving a 2015 silver Jeep Wrangler with FL tag # VPC72. Hatcher is described as 6 feet 5 inches tall with a thin build and gray hair.
Naomi Cohn (far right) and husband Todd Cohn (center) co-own the Boca Raton franchise of Cinnaholic, a vegan bakery featured on ABC's 'Shark Tank.' Naomi ... BOCA RATON — When Naomi and Todd Cohn and their three children fled Florida to avoid Hurricane Matthew in 2016, they landed in Atlanta.
The husband-and-wife team behind the popular Yakitori Sake House in Boca Raton have opened a much bigger restaurant just a few miles away. Tina Wang and Jason Zheng recently held the grand opening for Saiko-i Sushi Lounge & Hibachi at the renovated Shoppes at Village Pointe at 5970 SW 18th ...
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I MOVED TO BOCA RATON 16 YEARS AGO WHEN I MARRIED MY HUSBAND, ROBERT BEASLEY. I AM A REPUBLICAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER, DIVA LEADER OF THE BLACK HAT DIAMOND DIVA'S OF BOCA, QUEEN OF THE SO. BELLES OF BOCA RATON RED HATTERS. I AM A ...
Typically, everyone loves a clean car, but not everyone loves to clean their car or pay for a professional car wash which can cost cost $25-$50. But for two hours this Saturday, March 24, The Journey Church of Boca Raton is offering a free car wash for the community. The Journey's Free Professional Car ...
A 16-year-old was shot in the leg in an attempted robbery in Boca Raton on Tuesday. ... drew their weapons during a traffic stop in connection with the attempted robbery, which happened behind Spanish River Plaza II, 500 NE Spanish River Blvd., according to a spokesman for Boca Raton Police Services.
This is a support group for individuals ages 18 and older. 7-8 p.m. Topics include: Single parenting, bullying, discipline, drugs, homework, gender, etc. Faulk Center for Counseling, 22455 Boca Rio Road, Boca Raton. $5 a session. First-time registration required. 561-483-5300. faulkcenterforcounseling.org.
Gov. Rick Scott (center at podium) in Boca Raton Monday, March 19, 2018 to ceremonially sign into law a bill that restricts opioid prescriptions in an attempt to combat the drug epidemic at the front end. Scott is surrounded by police officers and elected officials from Palm Beach County, Boca Raton, Delray ...
A dramatic presentation of double chocolate cake resembles a fortress at the new Square One American Restaurant and Bar in Boca Raton. (Benjamin Rusnak / Courtesy). Susan BryantCorrespondent. Privacy Policy. Square One American Restaurant and Bar. 2222 Glades Road, Boca Raton, 561-923-9176, ...

BOCA RATON, Fla. - A Boca Raton tennis program is receiving national attention. The Patch Reef Park wheelchair tennis program received the grassroots program of 2017 from the United States Tennis Association. The award comes with great pride from the 20-year-old program. “I think people are ...
The Boca Raton Tribune has been the best source for local news in Boca Raton for eight years. The Tribune is the place you go to for the latest hyper-local news about Boca Raton and during the last four municipal elections, the Tribune election survey has been able to correctly predict the way residents ...
The 3rd Annual Fun Glow 5k returns to Boca Raton this Saturday, March 3 at South County Regional Park. The 3.1 mile night-time fun run with glow will have participants encounter multiple glow stations along the way that will be blasting electronic dance music as participants “get their glow on.” Although ...
Police are looking for a man who shot a woman during an armed carjacking and robbery in Boca Raton. Investigators said it happened just after midnight at a 7-Eleven on NW 2nd Avenue. Boca Raton Police said the female victim and a friend were walking to their car when a man got out of a car next to ...
Established in 1982, the South Florida Fair has awarded more than $604,000 in scholarships. The winners were announced in the categories of general, arts and entertainment, agriculture, and band during an awards ceremony in Yesteryear Village during the fair. Families, the scholarship committee, ...
BOCA RATON, Fla. - Drivers in the Boca Raton area are about to see some major relief with the opening of the long-awaited Spanish River Boulevard interchange. On Wednesday afternoon, the Florida Department of Transportation is scheduled to open up the southbound exit ramp of Interstate 95 and the ...
Boca Raton is expected to join the voices urging Congress and state lawmakers to keep schoolchildren safe from gun violence. The City Council is expected to pass a statement at its meeting Tuesday night. It will ask for “reasonable firearms regulations,” “enhanced security measures” at schools and better ...
The plan for Town Center Mall is in early stages, but Seritage and Simon Property Group, which owns the rest of the mall, took a major step in that direction Monday afternoon. Seritage and Simon requested that the Boca Raton City Council exclude the Town Center Mall from a large-scale rezoning planned ...
After hundreds of residents and registered boaters voiced their opposition Monday, Boca Raton staff agreed not to add the docks. “We heard you loud and clear,” said Dan Grippo, municipal services director. “Clearly, no one here wants boat ramps.” The city's only boat ramps now are in Silver Palm Park on ...
A fire Sunday afternoon collapsed the roof of a home in the Vintage Isles neighborhood of Broken Sound, near Yamato and Jog roads, Boca Raton Fire Rescue said. Firefighters were called around 12:30 p.m. and found the family outside with a pet. The home was filled with smoke and the fire was ...
Fusilli pasta with oak-roasted chicken, broccoli, sun-dried tomato, goat cheese and pine nuts is a nostalgic favorite at the new Prezzo in Boca Raton. (Gyorgy Papp / Courtesy). Susan BryantCorrespondent. Privacy Policy. Prezzo. 5560 N. Military Trail, #300, Boca Raton, 561-314-6840, PrezzoBoca.com. Local restaurant ...
“How could this have happened?” said a student wearing a Marjory Stoneman Douglas varsity football t-shirt during Thursday's 6 p.m. vigil at Pine Trails Park in Parkland. It was the day after Wednesday's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, which took the lives of 17 ...
The three candidates seeking the City Council Seat D, held by Robert Weinroth, and the two seeking the City Council Seat C, held by Deputy Mayor Jeremy Rodger, will have one final chance on March 8 to impress voters during The Boca Raton Tribune's Candidates' Forum. The Boca Raton Tribune will ...
Now Boca Raton Police say they have established a link. Deputies say Hugo Selva, 22, went on a shooting spree that climaxed in his death the morning of February 7 on I-95 near Lantana. Detectives say Selva shot a man in West Palm Beach and a man in Boynton Beach and then murdered his girlfriend, before driving the ...
Brightline train hits vehicle in Boca Raton. Maureen Kenyon, maureen.kenyon@tcpalm.com Published 9:09 p.m. ET Feb. 14, 2018 | Updated 10:06 p.m. ET Feb. 14, 2018. play. CLOSE. A bill which would allow greater local regulation of high-speed rail service was passed Tuesday, March 14, 2017, by the state Senate ...
BOCA RATON, Fl. (WPTV) - The owner of a Bridal shop in Boca Raton says she is closing down. This comes after customers were trying to get ahold of the owner for weeks, wondering if they were going to get their dresses. Brittany Burns owns a Bridal shop but sent out an email Monday night saying her ...
After dropping $25 on a Florida Lottery scratch-off game, Boca Raton resident Mohamed Elhaloui awoke $1 million richer. Elhaloui, 47, claimed a $1 million prize the ... Elhaloui bought the winning ticket from Top Market & Deli, at 162 Northwest 51st Street, Boca Raton. The shop owner will get a $2,000 ...
After more than a year, the Boca Raton City Council on Tuesday approved a $20 million bond to finance the sale of the former Ocean Breeze private golf course, which will reopen as a public course after a major face-lift. The city is selling off its municipal golf course to GL Homes in a separate deal. Another ...
Their goal was to reach lonely lunch-goers, but the work of four Boca Raton High students has reached a much larger audience -- those watching the Super Bowl and Olympics. Their program of helping students feel less isolated by eating lunch with them is one of six stories featured in a CNN-produced ...
BOCA RATON, Fla. – I like the Pebble Beach tournament, but late on Sunday afternoon, I had no earthly idea what was going on out there. I was here, in the warm, humid air of South Florida, at a senior event called (this year) the Boca Raton Championship. There were maybe a thousand of us on the scene ...
Boca Raton bridal shop appears to suddenly close doors ... BOCA RATON, Fla. -- Last year the bridal retail chain Alfred Angelo shocked and disappointed brides to be when it filed for bankruptcy and now another dress shop has ... Brittany Burns Bridal in Boca Raton has been closed for the last few weeks.
Boca Raton boaters are invited to weigh in on the possibility of moving the city's boat ramps. The city's only boat ramps now are in Silver Palm Park downtown. The city is looking at whether it needs boat ramps there, as well as James A. Rutherford park, which is on Lake Wyman. On Monday, the city ...
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Mark Calcavecchia took advantage of Bernhard Langer's messy finish Sunday to complete a wire-to-wire victory in the Boca Raton Championship. Calcavecchia had a ... It was his seventh start at the Boca Raton Championship, with his best finish previously being T7 in 2012.
LANTANA (CBSMiami) — Police are looking at whether the man responsible for murder and mayhem on I-95 in Lantana could somehow be connected to the unexplained shooting death of a victim on the highway early Wednesday morning. Twenty-nine year old Edvin Milkevic was found shot multiple ...
Mark Calcavecchia went low on Friday at the Boca Raton Championship. (Michael Cohen/Getty Images). BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Mark Calcavecchia shot an 8-under 64 on Friday to take the first-round lead in the Boca Raton Championship, the PGA TOUR Champions' first full-field event of the season.
A decade after a Jewish congregation began trying to build a house of worship in Boca Raton, a feud over the plan has spilled into an appeals courtroom. Three judges heard arguments Wednesday on a resident's accusations the city of Boca Raton colluded with the Chabad of East Boca Raton, bending ...
The Drama Department will present the romantic comedy “Sweet Charity” at 7 p.m. March 1-3, and 2 p.m. March 3-4. General admission tickets are $10; VIP reserved seating is $15. A group rate for 20 or more is available at $9. For more information, call 561-338-1533 or go to www.bocadrama.com.
Kids at the Boca Raton Children's Museum play on the museum's Pirate Ship exhibit. The museum's programs ... The mission of the Boca Raton Children's Museum is to broaden children's awareness of the world around them and teach them how to problem solve through creative and scientific exploration.
2200 block of West Glades Road, Boca Raton, Dec. 20, 10:30 a.m. A woman put her wallet on the counter of a business, and a woman came up from behind and grabbed the wallet. It contained credit cards and $400 in cash. 4500 block of North Dixie Highway, Boca Raton, Dec. 22. Someone stole three ...
Seafood will be the star, and live bands and art vendors will round out the lineup at the inaugural Boca Raton Seafood and Music Festival Feb. 10-11 at Mizner Park Amphitheater. “We've had great response everywhere we've done this, and the folks at Mizner Park and the city of Boca Raton have been ...
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. - A man and his girlfriend were out for a stroll Saturday collecting shells on the beach in Boca Raton when they came across some mysterious creatures in the sand. It turns out that what David Marcoe and his girlfriend bore witness to at Red Reef Park was a rare sighting of blue ...
Mozart Cafe, 7300 W. Camino Real, Boca Raton, was cited for 17 violations, including seven high-priority violations. On Jan. 22 an inspector found more than 60 live, small flying insects in the kitchen, food prep or storage areas. The report also noted more than 100 tiny dead bugs under the flour bags, and ...
They shared so many stories of human suffering, of courage and of new life in America after the war. This weekend also marked the 73rd anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Rosette Goldstein is alive today because during World War II, a French farmer and his family allowed her to hide in their home. "Monsieur and ...


 

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