Even in Death, Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton Will Impact Lives

Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton Boca Raton, FL – As a psychologist, Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton pushed for mental health services for young people. And even in death she wants to continue research to find a cure for mental illness. Dr. Middleton, a pioneer in local mental health Counseling and founder of Boca Raton’s Promise, died peacefully around More...

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By Bocatribune On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Merilee Middleton: a Pioneer in Local Mental Health Counseling

By: C. Ron Allen Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton, a psychologist who helped change the public perception of mental illness, is being remembered for bringing mental health counseling to thousands of South Floridians who More...

By Online Staff D On Monday, April 15th, 2019
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A Charge to the Chief

C. Ron Allen Boca Raton, FL – Tears, laughter and fond memories showed the closeness that exists in the Delray Beach Police Department as the force and community said goodbye to one chief and welcomed another More...

By Online Staff On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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CommUNITY Champions Practicing What They Preach

The spiritual works of compassion/mercy – especially teaching the faith and putting up with the annoyances of others – are very important. But it is about time that more leaders of our local houses of worship More...

By Online Staff On Friday, January 25th, 2019
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It Only Takes One Dedicated Mentor to Shape a Child’s Future

‘The children are our future.’ We often say those words, but what if a child takes a wrong turn in life, becomes ensnared in crime, drug-addiction or suicide and self-destruction?  If children are truly our More...

By Online Staff On Sunday, January 20th, 2019
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What Would Rev. King Think About America on the Eve of His Holiday

In a few days, Americans will pause to celebrate the life and memory of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., whose life was cut short 61 years ago by an assassin’s bullet. I was engaged in a conversation recently More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, January 11th, 2019
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A Sweet, Bitter Start to the New Year

A new year is upon us and once again, just like clockwork, we found ourselves doing a variety of things to usher it in. Like many of my friends who were at concerts or parties, I kicked off my new year on a high More...

By Online Staff On Wednesday, December 26th, 2018
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A Holiday Season with Many Meanings, What Does Christmas Represent to You?

I love this time of the year, not because of the gifts, the merrymaking or even the weather, but more so, for the outpour of heartwarming stories of kindness from those among us. While penning this week’s column, More...

By Online Staff On Monday, December 17th, 2018
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Remember Your Local Nonprofits in Your Giving This Christmas

The nonprofit organizations that make such a big difference in South Palm Beach County need our help year-round. But with Christmas just one week away, several local charities that depend on our generosity to help More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Voting is not an event, it Determines the Future you want for your Children

By: C. Ron Allen Election day is in one day. And as Palm Beach County voters head to the polls on Tuesday, they will be facing some historic choices. By the end of the day, voters will have elected a new governor, More...