Megan Mandatta

I am majoring in Multimedia Studies with a Concentration in Journalism as a Junior at Florida Atlantic University. I love to write about current events in our community.

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, April 16th, 2021
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Boca’s Boating & Beach Bash is Back with a New Name

Formerly The Boating & Beach Bash, “Beep Beep Bash” is set to take place on May 1 at Countess de Hoernle Park in the Spanish River Atlantic Complex. The event begins at 9 a.m. showcasing street More...

By Megan Mandatta On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
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FAU’s OwlThon Raised over $100,000 for The Children’s Miracle Network

Photo from OwlThon. Typically, OwlThon is a 13.1-hour Dance Marathon held on Florida Atlantic University’s campus that directly benefits the 170 member hospitals of The Children’s Miracle Network. But, like More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, April 9th, 2021
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Hospitality Industry Virtual Roundtable on April 20 to discuss COVID-19 impacts

The virtual roundtable hosted by Palm Beach State College “Open for Business: Season Wrap-Up” is meant for business owners, employees, and consumers of the hospitality industry. It will occur via Zoom on More...

By Megan Mandatta On Monday, April 5th, 2021
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The Boca Bash Returns on April 25

Photo of the 2019 Boca Bash. Courtesy of The Sun Sentinel. The Boca Bash is set to take place at Lake Boca Raton on April 25 following its cancellation last year due to COVID-19. “We have a lot of making More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, April 2nd, 2021
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Palm Beach County April 2 COVID-19 Update

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis plans to have all Floridians over the age of 18 eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine starting on April 5. Currently, there are 2,071,015 positive COVID-19 cases in Florida More...

By Megan Mandatta On Monday, March 29th, 2021
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Boca Raton 10-year-old creates a song for community wellness charity

Photo Sourced from WPTV. Eden Gross is a 10-year-old Boca Raton native wrote and performed a song discussing mental health issues for young children with a portion of proceeds benefitting Jewish Adoption and More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, March 26th, 2021
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Palm Beach County March 26 COVID-19 Update

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced on March 25 that vaccines will be available to all Floridians 18 and older by April 5. Photo Sourced from Beacon Online News. “We’ve made great progress, More...

By Megan Mandatta On Monday, March 22nd, 2021
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Boca Raton Woman gives birth to baby with COVID-19 antibodies

A Boca Raton woman received one dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine and when she gave birth three weeks later, her baby had antibodies. This was discovered by two pediatricians, Dr. Paul Gilbert and Dr. More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, March 19th, 2021
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University Galleries from FAU Hosts Family Art Day at the Boca Campus

Picture of The University Galleries. The University Galleries will host a “Family Art Day” on March 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on the Boca Raton Campus. This will be a free event designed for children More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, March 19th, 2021
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Palm Beach County March 19 COVID-19 Update

On Feb. 25, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis projected that vaccines will become more readily available for all throughout March and April. In Palm Beach County, FAU’s COVID-19 dashboard reports 2,967 More...