Singer Sworn in as Mayor, Special Election Set for August

By: Michael Demyan Deputy Mayor Scott Singer was officially sworn in as the interim mayor of Boca Raton on May 7 in response to Mayor Susan Haynie’s suspension, following the corruption charges that landed her in jail. The Boca Raton City Council unanimously voted the next day to hold a special election on Aug. 28 to fill the position permanently. More...

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By Michael Demyan On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018

Community Advisory Panel Discusses School Safety with Local Students

By: Michael Demyan School safety is something that has been widely discussed across the country since the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the City of Boca Raton’s Community Advisory More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, April 27th, 2018

Gov. Rick Scott suspends Mayor Susan Haynie, Scott Singer Serve as Mayor

Amid criminal charges of official misconduct and corrupt misuse of her office, Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie has been suspended from office by Gov. Rick Scott on Friday afternoon via an Executive Order. In accordance More...

By Michael Demyan On Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Mayor Charged With Felonies, Withdraws From Commission Race

By: Michael Demyan On Tuesday night, Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie was booked into Palm Beach County Jail after she was charged with three counts of official misconduct, perjury in an official proceeding, misuse More...

By Michael Demyan On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Scott Singer Receives Home Rule Hero Reward

By: Michael Demyan Boca Raton Deputy Mayor Scott Singer was honored as the 2018 recipient of the Home Rule Hero Award. The award is given out annually by the Florida League of Cities, which acts as “the united More...

By Michael Demyan On Thursday, April 12th, 2018
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Boca Joins Lawsuit Against Lack of Control Over Local Gun Laws

By: Michael Demyan The city of Boca Raton has decided to join numerous other cities in South Florida in suing state officials, including Gov. Rick Scott. In 2011, changes to a previous law were made that would result More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Boca Raton City Council Welcomes Mayotte, Names Singer “Deputy Mayor”

After her landslide victory, Monica Mayotte was officially sworn in at Boca Raton City Hall on April 2 alongside Councilman Jeremy Rodgers, who was re-elected for another three-year term after his victory over More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Thousands March in local March for Our Lives Rally in Boca Raton

Photos by: Nicholas Harvey Boca Raton drew the largest crowd in Palm Beach County at the March for Our Lives rally, that was held nationwide. City estimates show that at least 6,000 people showed up to the event, More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Thoughts after Election Night

By: Kim Do 4,262 votes is a WIN! Last night, as I was driving my young children to our election-watching gathering at Mizner Park, I told them that regardless of the outcome, I feel very proud to have worked as More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Rodgers Wins Re-Election, Mayotte Wins in Landslide

Boca Raton City Council will have a new, and a returning face starting April 2. Deputy Mayor Jeremy Rodgers and newcomer Monica Mayotte won the two open seats in the Boca Raton City Council on Tuesday night. Mayotte More...