DeVos Push for Education “Choice” in Florida, Boca Raton, and Nation Helps Few, Hurts Most

By Robert Weiner and Ryan Powers For most parents across America, access to quality education for their children is a top priority. During a March 3 visit to Saint Andrew’s School in Boca Raton, Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos reaffirmed her position that school choice is the solution to the fundamental problems of education in the United States. “Parents More...

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By Bocatribune On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

Virginia Snyder: Left a Legacy in South Palm Beach County, Was Influential in my Career

By: C. Ron Allen On Monday, I celebrated once again, another birthday. It was another memorable one in many ways. I had been anticipating the respite – my first in many years – and while I vowed not More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

How Florida, Palm Beach County, and the City of Boca Raton Voted for President

By Taniel Shant Special to The Boca Raton Tribune Without question, the 2016 Election was historic and unprecedented at almost every level in practically every state. From the Electoral College to Florida, and More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, November 7th, 2016

Edward Harris, 66, Former Boca High Principal who saw the Best in Everyone

By C. Ron Allen A figurative pall is hovering the School District of Palm Beach County, St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Boynton Beach and family and friends of Ed Harris as they grieve the passing of the longtime More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, September 5th, 2016
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Elections Have Consequences, Voters Should Participate

Now that the primary election is in our rear mirror, congratulations are in order to the winners, and thank you to those who voted. Let us not forget those contestants who did not fare as well. I applaud your desire More...

By Online Staff RM On Saturday, August 27th, 2016

How Punctual Are You?

By Dr. Synesio Lyra, Jr. Punctuality is not a value limited to past ages, nor to certain unique situations. What used to occur with greater frequency and seriousness in the past, remains a human attitude which is More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Male Role Models Welcome Students Back to School With Encouragement

Last week, one of our local schools kicked off the new school year in a big way, thanks to some dads and father figures. As the students at Village Academy in Delray Beach walked into the building, 47 cheerleaders, More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, August 15th, 2016

All Politics is Local

by: Councilman Robert Weinroth There’s an old saying, “all politics is local.” But, there is no more “local” than municipal politics. The City of Boca Raton is fortunate to have attracted a steady stream More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, August 5th, 2016

Locals Hoping to Rock the Vote By Registering Youth Voters

With the two raucous weeks of conventions behind us, voters have begun the three-month process of interviewing the two candidates who are vying to be the next Commander-in-Chief. And as we enter the final stretch More...

By Online Staff On Friday, July 29th, 2016

Our Gratitude to the Countess

Our Gratitude to the Countess I join our residents in mourning the loss of Countess Henrietta de Hoernle who gave much to make Boca Raton what it is today. A city is only as good as its residents make it. And More...