Founder of Boca’s ‘Beach Bash for Disabled’ Jay Van Vechten Passes Away at 75

By Dale King A man who dazzled Boca Raton with his sumptuous Christmas parties, his gentlemanly manners, his world traveler savvy and his ability to transform a community beach party for the disabled into a major event that attracted thousands to Boca Raton’s shore each year has passed away at age 75. Jay Van Vechten died July 11, according More...

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By Bocatribune On Saturday, July 11th, 2020
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Jay Van Vechten Leaves Lasting Legacy in Boca Raton

Longtime Boca Raton Tribune contributor and nonprofit champion, Jay Van Vechten passed away today, July 11, 2020. Jay was an advocate and friend for the disabled in not only Boca Raton, but in South Florida. In More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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The Boca Raton Tribune is Ready!

The 469th edition of The Boca Raton Tribune is ready! Have you been able to read the latest edition yet? If not, you can take a look now on your mobile device or computer and see the latest happenings in Boca More...

By Trey Avant On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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Despite complaints, businesses are not receiving citations for COVID-19 violations

More than 2,000 complaints have been filed against Palm Beach County businesses. Despite more than 2,000 complaints, businesses in Palm Beach County are still not receiving citations for COVID-19 occupancy violations. According More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, July 10th, 2020
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The Reopening of Boca’s Nonessential Businesses

Palm Beach County moves further into reopening as many nonessential businesses continue their reopening procedures. Movie Theaters Cinemark Palace 20 located on Airport Road is set to reopen its doors on More...

By Destiny Harris On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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Palm Beach County Schools Plan To Remain Closed

As the summer comes to an end, Palm Beach County school board members are making plans for parents and students to prepare for virtual learning next month.  On Wednesday, board members held a workshop to More...

By Trey Avant On Thursday, July 9th, 2020
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Palm Beach County hospitals are temporarily suspending elective surgeries

The suspensions are COVID-19 related Boca Raton’s Boca Regional Hospital and Boyton Beach’s Bethesda Hospital East and West are temporarily suspending elective surgeries due to recent COVID-19 concerns in More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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Learning Continues at Virtual STEM-Focused Summer Camp

By Mikey Fontus  While some students are ecstatic about not having school or hanging out with their friends over the summer break, one group of kids are honing their leadership skills and discovering new More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020
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State Orders Schools to Reopen in the Fall Despite Rising COVID-19 Cases

On Monday Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran ordered public schools to reopen in August and offer “the full panoply of services” to both students and their families.  As of July 7, Florida More...

By Destiny Harris On Tuesday, July 7th, 2020
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Dixie Highway Could Get a New Name

Lake Worth Beach City commissioners are holding a meeting at 6:00 p.m. today urging the Palm Beach County Board of County Commissioners to rename Dixie Highway.  According to Commissioner, Omari Hardy, More...