Gillian Manning

Gillian is a senior studying Multimedia Journalism and Communication Studies at Florida Atlantic University. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief at the University Press.

By Gillian Manning On Monday, July 12th, 2021

Man arrested for bomb threat to Fort Lauderdale airport

On Saturday morning, a man got into a verbal dispute with an employee at the ticket counter outside of a terminal at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. During the dispute, the man began to walk More...

By Gillian Manning On Friday, July 9th, 2021
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Officers shoot man with knife at University Commons

On July 8 at 9:15 p.m., Boca Raton Police responded to a call regarding a suspicious person with a knife outside of the Barnes & Noble in University Commons, a small shopping mall across the street from Florida More...

By Gillian Manning On Wednesday, July 7th, 2021

Teachers and PBC residents reflect on critical race theory

On June 10, Gov. Ron DeSantis banned the teaching of critical race theory in Florida’s public schools, a decision that has garnered support as well as dissent. DeSantis stated at a State Board of Education More...

By Gillian Manning On Monday, July 5th, 2021

Tropical Storm Elsa moves towards west coast

There is currently a Tropical Storm Warning for the Florida Keys and the west coast of Florida, which can expect to experience tropical storm conditions tonight through Tuesday. The heavy rains could result in More...

By Gillian Manning On Friday, July 2nd, 2021

Tropical Storm Elsa now a hurricane

Tropical Storm Elsa is now the first hurricane of the season. There is a risk that Florida may face coastal flooding, winds, and rain by early next week. However, this prediction may change depending on how Elsa More...

By Gillian Manning On Monday, June 28th, 2021

Research study examines work-related traffic deaths and remote work

As people get vaccinated, many workplaces are starting to end remote work and are bringing employees back to the office.  A study conducted by Michael French, Ph.D., a professor and chair of University More...

By Gillian Manning On Thursday, June 24th, 2021
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City Manager addresses concerns over street racing

City Manager Leif Ahnell The Boca Raton Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA) is tasked with making the downtown area enjoyable for residents and visitors. During a June 7 meeting, one member of the public asked More...

By Gillian Manning On Monday, June 21st, 2021

Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services purchases new boat

The Boca Raton Fire Rescue Services Department sent out a press release on June 18, announcing their new fire rescue boat. Fire Boat 3 was custom-made by Metal Shark Boats in Jeanerette, Louisiana. The fire More...

By Gillian Manning On Friday, June 18th, 2021

Possible amendment to downtown development plan

The Planning and Zoning Board on June 17. An amendment was proposed to the Boca Raton Planning and Zoning Board. The amendment (AM-21-04) would affect the Downtown Development of Regional Impact (DDRI) Development More...

By Gillian Manning On Monday, June 14th, 2021

Publix gunman’s Facebook posts went unreported

On Thursday, June 10, two people were shot and killed at a Publix in Royal Palm Beach before the perpetrator turned the gun on himself. The victims were a grandmother, 69-year-old Litha Varone, and her one-year-old More...