Nadia Gordon

I am currently a junior at Florida Atlantic University majoring in multimedia studies with a journalism concentraion. I am a Newsroom Writer for the Boca Raton Tribune with a passion for investigative journalism work and sharing stories within my community.

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Body Discovered Floating in Boca Raton Inlet

The body of a man in his mid-20s was found Sunday morning, floating in the Boca Raton Inlet.  According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, A person walking on the beach saw what appeared to More...

By Nadia Gordon On Saturday, July 25th, 2020

Pediatricans Advise Families To Continue Routine Immunizations Amidst The Pandemic

Many families’ lives have been greatly impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. This has led to a decline in the number of families keeping up with their childrens’ routine immunizations. Pediatricians however, More...

By Nadia Gordon On Friday, July 24th, 2020

City of Boca Raton Looking to Increase Metered Parking

Many businesses and other establishments have lost revenue during the coronavirus pandemic. One way the city of Boca Raton plans to assist these businesses is to increase the amount of parking meters within the More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

10,000 Headshots Intiative Providing Free Headshots to Unemployed Residents

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people lost their jobs or were unable to work due to related circumstances. However, job seekers will have the opportunity to receive a complimentary headshot from local Palm More...

By Nadia Gordon On Friday, July 17th, 2020

Woman Accused of Selling High-End Counterfeit Products at Town Center Mall

A woman is accused of selling hundreds of counterfeit high-end products at a store in the Town Center at Boca Raton. 33-year-old Rose Yavru was arrested Tuesday on a charge of selling or offering for sale counterfeit More...

By Nadia Gordon On Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Experiment Finds N95 & Cloth Masks Are Most Effective at Stopping Spread of Germs

 If you are deciding what type of mask to wear when going out then N95 and cloth masks may be the best choice to protect yourself from the spread of COVID-19. On July 10,  WPTV and Florida Atlantic University’s More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, July 15th, 2020

Boomers! Boca Raton Combines Fun and Health Safety

Boomers! Boca Raton, as like many other businesses, temporarily suspended operations on March 19 “Out of an abundance of caution, and in accordance with the recommendations of the Governor of Florida.”  However, More...

By Nadia Gordon On Friday, July 10th, 2020

Amazon Announces Opening of Boca Raton Delivery Station

On Wednesday July 8, Amazon announced that they will be opening a delivery station in southern Palm Beach County Later this year.  In a written statement the company noted, “Amazon Logistics to supplement More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

State Orders Schools to Reopen in the Fall Despite Rising COVID-19 Cases

On Monday Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran ordered public schools to reopen in August and offer “the full panoply of services” to both students and their families.  As of July 7, Florida More...

By Nadia Gordon On Saturday, July 4th, 2020

Palm Beach County School Board Members Discuss Delaying the 2020/21 School Year

As Palm Beach County surpasses 15,000 COVID-19 cases, the question of whether to reopen schools in the fall remains.  On Wednesday, June 24, school board members discussed whether the 2020/21 school year More...