Remember Your Local Nonprofits in Your Giving This Christmas

The nonprofit organizations that make such a big difference in South Palm Beach County need our help year-round. But with Christmas just one week away, several local charities that depend on our generosity to help them offer their services beyond the new year are waiting on edge. That explains the importance of us opening our wallets and pocketbooks More...

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By Bocatribune On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Voting is not an event, it Determines the Future you want for your Children

By: C. Ron Allen Election day is in one day. And as Palm Beach County voters head to the polls on Tuesday, they will be facing some historic choices. By the end of the day, voters will have elected a new governor, More...

By Online Staff On Saturday, October 27th, 2018

Agent of Change: Revered Retired Judge Edward Rodgers dead at 90

WEST PALM BEACH; 5/28/97: Judge Edward Rodgers (cq) (Ret.) in the law library in the State Attorney’s Office. Staff Photo by Lannis Waters  Retired Palm Beach County Circuit Judge, who was the county’s More...

By Online Staff On Friday, October 12th, 2018

Random Thoughts

Just few weeks ago, I encouraged you to support the West Boca High School Chorus’ effort to raise $8,000 for their music program. You responded and within hours of my appeal, they exceed their target by more than More...

By Online Staff D On Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

Invest in our Students, the Arts Instruction. It’s Critical for Their Education.

By: C. Ron Allen Boca Raton, FL – Every year dozens of students who participate in band and orchestra in schools across our district cannot afford to rent or buy their instrument. But there is an even greater More...

By Online Staff D On Monday, September 10th, 2018

Not Voting Does What?

By: C. Ron Allen As the ballots were being tallied on election night, all indications were that Kathy Cottrell had won a seat on the Boca Raton City Council. But then the race got interesting, or rather ca used More...

By Online Staff On Friday, August 24th, 2018

Col. Willie “Bill” J. Condry: A True Gentleman, Leader, Christian

When Delray Beach city officials needed structure at Pompey Park Recreational Center some years ago, they tapped U.S. Army Colonel (Ret.) Willie “Bill” Condry – the city’s first black to reach such rank More...

By Online Staff On Friday, July 6th, 2018

Should Journalists Start Packing Now?

Sitting in my journalism classes in college, I learned the essence of what makes a good story, avoid libeling someone, the importance of asking tough questions and getting the details to write my stories factually More...

By Online Staff On Thursday, June 28th, 2018

Local Library Rocking to Promote Summer Reading  

The summer is here and while some of our kids are in camps or away with relatives there are those who are at home or in the streets during the days. It is well known that a lack of reading during the summer can More...

By Online Staff On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Saluting Strong Fathers, Mentors, My Hero

Just this past weekend, we celebrated Father’s Day, the one day of the year when grateful families, communities, and our nation set aside to celebrate dads. I had the honor of being in the company of nine-other More...