A Father and his 14-year-old son jump into canal to save a teen boy

A father and his 14-year-old son are being hailed as local heroes for saving a teenager’s life after seeing a car in a canal off of Clint Moore Road in Boca Raton. Sam Shapshal and his father saw the car that carried a pair of teens veer off the roadway, taking part of the guardrail down before plunging into the canal. Shapshal and his father More...

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By Lauren Do Nascimento On Wednesday, March 31st, 2021

Ultimate 5 Squad: The New Avengers

In a time full of uncertainty and unrest, one wishes to have a crime-fighting team of superheroes to restore peace and save the day. This idea isn’t as far-fetched as it seems and a local entrepreneur was able More...

By Online Staff D On Friday, October 26th, 2018

Veterans Tour the Lighthouse For Free Sunday November 11, 2018

Hillsboro Inlet Lighthouse (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Veteran’s Day Special — Veterans Tour the Lighthouse for FREE Boca Raton, FL – As an appreciation to More...

By Online Staff D On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Local Veterans Organization Donates Motorized Wheelchair to Disabled Seabee

  (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Navy Veteran Peter Reid, 54, and his new art track motorized wheelchair. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); By CRA More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, February 8th, 2013

Hobnobbing with the Big Ballas at the Big Game

By: Samantha Mellman Super Bowl Sunday is the biggest day of the year in sports, and that means a big day of festivities – partying and watching the game from somewhere other than their couches, not worrying about More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, February 1st, 2013

‘Honoring those who served BBQ’

By: Samantha Mellman Cpl. Burt Richards says to me, “Students recite the Pledge of Allegiance in class every day, and do not know who wrote it and they think Pearl Harbor is a resort in the Bahamas.”  More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Boca Rotary Honors Five Local Leaders with OPAL Awards

By Dale King and Julia Hebert The Boca Raton Rotary Club honored five community leaders with OPAL (Outstanding People and Leaders) Awards recently for their work in the local area. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, January 21st, 2013

“Veteran” tells of Road to Victory: Hope and Courage in WWII

The Willow Theatre at Sugar Sand Park Community Center kicked off its spring “Afternoons at the Willow Series” Jan. 15 with a lecture by Peter Colon about World War II. Dressed in costume, Colon, a living history More...

By Bocatribune On Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Hometown Hero: Scott Gordon

Article By: Pedro Heizer Photos by: Jon van Woerden (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Boca Raton is a city known for its More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, August 5th, 2010

Steve Geffrard is Good as Gold

By: Pedro Heizer As I walked into the Police Athletic League gym, I must admit, I was worried. Worried that Steve Geffrard was going to be one of those types of boxers who could come in with his nose in the air More...