Andy Thomson Runs Against Trash

In 2021, City Council member Andy Thomson has made it his goal to run all 475 miles of Boca Raton to collaborate with legislators on ideas to make the city cleaner. Thomson’s Run the City initiative idea began on New Year’s Day in 2019. He made a resolution to exercise more frequently. On Thomson’s first day of the new resolution, he began More...

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By Kathryn Hubbard On Friday, April 16th, 2021

Boca Beaches Recycle Half a Ton of Recyclables with 4ocean

Earlier this week, during the Boca Raton City Council meeting, Council Member Monica Mayotte gave an update on the pilot program for recycling on the beaches. Last fall, Mayotte started a pilot program to improve More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, April 16th, 2021

FAU Football to Celebrate Coach Schnellenberger

The 2021 football season at Florida Atlantic University will be a season-long celebration of the life of legendary football coach Howard Schnellenberger. Schnellenberger – the father, the founder, the More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, April 16th, 2021

Boca’s Boating & Beach Bash is Back with a New Name

Formerly The Boating & Beach Bash, “Beep Beep Bash” is set to take place on May 1 at Countess de Hoernle Park in the Spanish River Atlantic Complex. The event begins at 9 a.m. showcasing street More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, April 15th, 2021

Jennifer Sullivan Named Florida Atlantic Women’s Basketball Head Coach

Sixteen-year coaching veteran Jennifer Sullivan has been named the new head coach of the Florida Atlantic University women’s basketball team, as announced by FAU Vice President and Director of Athletics Brian More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, April 15th, 2021

Thomas Scott, husband of former Boca City Council member Constance Scott, dead at 77

Thomas Eugene Scott, beloved husband of former Boca Raton City Council member and ex-Deputy Mayor Constance Scott, has died at age 77. Mr. Scott, known by his many friends and acquaintances as “Tom,” passed More...

By Lauren Do Nascimento On Thursday, April 15th, 2021

Florida now has alcohol “to go”

Mastro’s Restaurants Fort Lauderdale Certain restaurants and bars will now be able to add alcohol to their take-home menus. As reported by WRLN, the proposal would allow restaurants and certain bars to deliver More...

By Kathryn Hubbard 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 Lauren Do Nascimento On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

Palm Beach County deputies accused of smuggling drugs

Two Palm Beach County Shieff’s Office deputies were discovered for attempting to distribute drugs into Palm Beach County Jail. According to CBS 12 News, Karl Glen Kirkland and Jose Gutierrez were arrested for More...

By Megan Mandatta On Wednesday, April 14th, 2021

FAU’s OwlThon Raised over $100,000 for The Children’s Miracle Network

Photo from OwlThon. Typically, OwlThon is a 13.1-hour Dance Marathon held on Florida Atlantic University’s campus that directly benefits the 170 member hospitals of The Children’s Miracle Network. But, like More...