Delray Beach Mayor’s Pandemic Response has been Behind from day one on this Crisis

C. Ron Allen can be reached at [email protected] or 561-665-0151. In the weeks leading up to the recent municipal elections, Delray Beach Mayor Shelly Petrolia spent much of her time sending missives to her mailing list on which two of the seven candidates they should elect.  Coincidentally, at the same time, the coronavirus More...

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By Bocatribune On Monday, January 20th, 2020

Contrast the Rhetoric of Today to the Examples of Dr. King

By: C. Ron Allen Just over a month ago I listened as a group of students in an oratory contest shared their thoughts on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and how he would feel today about the state of America. One More...

By Justin Baronoff On Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Opinion: Why Willie Taggart may not last at FAU

Photo provided by FAU Sports In the last three years, newly hired Florida Atlantic head coach Willie Taggart was at Oregon for one season in 2017, before departing for the  Florida State Seminoles where he held More...

By Online Staff D On Monday, December 16th, 2019

Radio Icon Tom Joyner Signs Off, Leaving an Immeasurable Impact

C. Ron Allen Boca Raton, FL – It was shortly after 10 a.m. when Radio Hall of Famer Tom Joyner hung up his headset and rushed out of the studios at Hot 105 (WHQT, FM 105.1) for a bio break. As Joyner More...

By Bocatribune On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Not Again! When Will it Ever End?

 By: C. Ron Allen In a few days, our children will head back to school for the new year. And I can only imagine parents sending them off with some sage words of caution: look both ways before crossing the street, More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, August 12th, 2019

Coco’s Story is Serving as Encouragement to Local Girls

By: C. Ron Allen Until her grandmother dragged her to the Pompey Park gymnasium recently, Sheryl Malone knew very little about tennis superstar Cori “Coco” Gauff. “I heard people talking about this young girl More...

By Online Staff D On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019

Peter Licata Marks a Triumphant Return to South County as Regional Superintendent

Peter Licata By: C. Ron Allen Residents in Southern Palm Beach County should be excited knowing that Dr. Peter Licata, an assistant superintendent in the School District of Palm Beach County, has returned as their More...

By Online Staff D On Friday, June 7th, 2019

Even in Death, Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton Will Impact Lives

Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton Boca Raton, FL – As a psychologist, Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton pushed for mental health services for young people. And even in death she wants to continue research to find a cure More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, May 31st, 2019
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Merilee Middleton: a Pioneer in Local Mental Health Counseling

By: C. Ron Allen Dr. Merrilee R. Middleton, a psychologist who helped change the public perception of mental illness, is being remembered for bringing mental health counseling to thousands of South Floridians who More...

By Online Staff D On Monday, April 15th, 2019

A Charge to the Chief

C. Ron Allen Boca Raton, FL – Tears, laughter and fond memories showed the closeness that exists in the Delray Beach Police Department as the force and community said goodbye to one chief and welcomed another More...