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 Sunday, August 30th, 2020

The Funky Biscuit: ‘It’s Not Farewell…It’s Just So Long For Now’

Many businesses have fallen victim to the COVID-19 economy and as result been forced to close down. Consequently, Boca Raton’s popular music venue the Funky Biscuit  will close, at least temporarily, at More...

By Nadia Gordon On Saturday, August 29th, 2020

Boca Raton By The Numbers: Covid-19 Rates, Low Taxes, Census & More

In an update regarding general information about the city of Boca Raton and current COVID-19 updates, mayor Scott Singer shares some good news. According to mayor Singer ,”the positivity rate for new Covid-19 More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, August 26th, 2020

White Woman Slaps Black Child at Boomers Boca Raton, Uses Racial Slur

A white woman is facing felony child abuse charges after police say she slapped an 11-year-old Black child and called him a racial slur after his go-kart bumped hers at Boomers, Boca Raton amusement park. According More...

By Nadia Gordon On Monday, August 24th, 2020

Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum Seeking Nominations of Outstanding Community Leaders

Instituted in 1997, the Boca Raton Historical Society & Museum is known for holding its walk of Recognition ceremony annually. This year will be their 24th year.  Thus far, the Walk of Recognition award More...

By Nadia Gordon On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

City of Boca Raton Announces City-Wide COVID-19 Recovery Effort

The COVID-19 outbreak has affected many of us in different ways. After five months of adjusting to this new normal, the city of Boca Raton announced their city-wide recovery effort entitled “READY. STEADY. BOCA!”  This More...

By Nadia Gordon On Friday, August 21st, 2020

Florida Atlantic University Suspends Football Team Practice due to COVID-19

Earlier today Florida Atlantic University suspended practice for their football team out of caution due to the coronavirus.  The decision was made following the discovery of a “small number of positive More...

By Nadia Gordon On Thursday, August 20th, 2020

4 Pickleball Courts Coming to Boca Raton’s Patch Reef Park

With the growing demand for the game pickleball, the city of Boca Raton can now look forward to more  courts within the city. This decision was recently made by The Boca Raton Beach and Parks District.  Pickleball More...

By Nadia Gordon On Sunday, August 16th, 2020

College Students Preparing for an Atypical Fall Semester

In early March, students went on spring break believing that they would return. Soon after, that break was extended due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Florida Atlantic University, for example, expected in person classes More...

By Nadia Gordon On Friday, August 14th, 2020

Owner of Boca Raton Pet Store Arrested for Animal Cruelty

Since November of last year, Palm Beach County Animal Care and Control has been investigating a Boca Raton pet store after receiving complaints regarding the safety of the animals at the shop.  People who More...

By Nadia Gordon On Wednesday, August 12th, 2020

Palm Beach County to Offer course on Prejudice and Power

Discrimination and racial relations are two important topics that are ongoing within the United States as well as the rest of the world.  That is why the Palm Beach County School District is looking to More...