Q&A with Alzheimer Fundraiser & Brain Bowl Founder Pamela Higer-Polani

By Marci Shatzman Q: You and your husband Mark were recently honored by the Alzheimer’s Association for all the work you’ve done to raise money for research and awareness of this terrible disease. What did that recognition mean to you? A: After creating the Boca Walk to End Alzheimer’s for the Alzheimer’s Association, then the luncheon, More...

by Marci Shatzman | Published 2 months ago
By Online Staff On Wednesday, September 20th, 2023

Meet “Mr. Boca Bowl” Doug Mosley on Milestone Year for ESPN College Football Matchup

by Marci Shatzman This week, Marci visited the offices of ESPN / RoofClaim.org Boca Bowl in Boca Raton to bring us an exclusive interview with Doug Mosley, one of the most beloved and active figures in our community. More...

By Online News On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

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 More...

By Online News 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 Veteran’s Day Special — Veterans Tour the Lighthouse for FREE Boca Raton, FL – As an appreciation to our veterans, and their families, any veteran with up to 3 family More...

By Online News On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Local Veterans Organization Donates Motorized Wheelchair to Disabled Seabee

  Navy Veteran Peter Reid, 54, and his new art track motorized wheelchair. By CRA News Service DELRAY BEACH – A Navy veteran who was wounded in Iraq will soon find his mobility much improved thanks 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.” When I 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. The 15th annual gala, held Jan. 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...