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 Irma in Palm Beach County may now register for disaster assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, according to state and federal More...

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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...

By Bocatribune On Sunday, September 10th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma Update

At noon Hurricane Irma maintains sustained winds of 130 mph and continues moving north at 9 mph. The Category 4 storm made landfall at 9:10 a.m. at Cudjoe Key in the lower Florida Keys, about 20 miles east of Key More...

By Online Staff M On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Hurricane Irma Still Eyeing Florida, Boca Meetings and Events Canceled

By: Michael Demyan The east coast of Florida is still very much in the forecast cone as Hurricane Irma continues to move closer to the state. As of the 5 p.m. advisory from the National Hurricane Center, the storm More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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Comcast Opens Free Xfinity WiFi Service across Florida to Aid Residents, Emergency Personnel

With the threat of Hurrican Irma looming in the Atlantic, Comcast, which has more than¬†137,000 WiFi hotspots across Florida, announced on Wednesday that it will open its Xfinity WiFi hotspots to non-customers More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017
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BREAKING: City of Boca Raton Cancels 6th Annual Brazilian Beat

Due to the projected forecast of Hurricane Irma, the City of Boca Raton has canceled the 6th Annual Brazilian Beat celebration scheduled for this Saturday, September 9th at the Mizner Park Amphitheater. The event More...

By Online Staff M On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Everything You Need to Know as Hurricane Irma Approaches Florida

By: Michael Demyan UPDATE: FAU has cancelled all classes Wednesday through Sunday. All campuses will be closed Thursday through Sunday. Residence and dining halls will remain open. PBSC will also be closed Thursday More...

By Bocatribune On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017
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Palm Beach School District Schools to Close Thursday and Friday in Advance of Hurricane Irma

The lastest forecast cone by NOAA All Palm Beach County Public Schools and District offices will close Thursday, September 7, and Friday, September 8, in an effort to allow families to prepare for Hurricane Irma. All More...