How the Elderly Can Prepare for Storms

Boca Raton, Fl – When a hurricane comes along, elderly people can be especially vulnerable. They are more likely to have diminished awareness, health problems, access and functional needs and various other limitations.They often need help from family and neighbors to prepare for a storm. Whenever possible, seniors should find shelter with family or More...

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By Robert Weinroth On Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
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The City of Boca Raton Asks Residents to Prepare Now for Hurricane Season

by Robert S Weinroth Boca Raton Florida officials do not want to find themselves inundated with trash and vegetation when the next hurricane takes aim for South Florida. In preparation for hurricane season, the More...

By onlinek On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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Rotary Club Downtown Boca Raton Donates Mayors Ball Funds To Those In Boca Raton Effected By Hurricane Irma

From left: Rotary District 6930 Governor Dave Freudenberg, Vital Flight Pilot Rotarian Tom Powers, Marathon Rotary Club President Angelia Fox, Marathon Rotary Club Past President Johnny Johnson, Rotary Club Downtown More...

By Online Staff M On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Boca Raton Stared Down Hurricane Irma and Made it Through the Storm

By: Michael Demyan CRA Media Group Staff Boca Raton was ready. As Hurricane Irma’s forecast covered nearly the entire state, there was no waiting around. Millions of people packed up and left their homes, creating More...

By Bryanna Basilio On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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Post-Hurricane Irma Update

By: Bryanna Basilio Photo by: CRA Media Group Staff Boca Raton has lifted the mandatory curfew as of September 14.   The City Council Workshop, CRA, Tentative Budget Meeting and City Council meetings from September More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Despite Hurricane Irma, Boca Means Business

To our Boca Community, We want to extend our hearts to each of you. We know the devastation that this storm has caused in our community. There are many families without power, many traffic lights down, many businesses More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Palm Beach County Included in FEMA Declaration

Palm Beach County has been included in a FEMA Major Disaster Declaration, triggering the release of Federal funds to help people and communities recover from Hurricane Irma. Residents with losses due to Hurricane More...

By Online Staff M On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Palm Beach County Schools and Universities Expected to Resume Classes Next Week

By: Michael Demyan Lynn University students playing some Monopoly during Camp Irma. Photo via Lynn University Palm Beach County schools and universities are still closed in the wake of Hurricane Irma and are not More...

By Online Staff M On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma Leaves a Path of Destruction – When Will the Power be Back On?

By: Michael Demyan Staff Photo Hurricane Irma made landfall in the Florida Keys as a Category 4 storm on Sunday and even though the eye went up the west coast of the state, Boca Raton and the rest of Palm Beach More...

By Online Staff M On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
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Palm Beach County Asked to Limit Draining or Flushing Water Until Electrical Power is Restored

Due to electrical outages caused by Hurricane Irma, the Palm Beach County Water Utilities Department is asking customers to limit draining or flushing water into the sanitary system until full FPL power is restored More...

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