About 150 Sea Turtle Nests Lost in Boca Raton Due to Tropical Storm Isaias

Late last week, Florida issued hurricane warnings from Boca Raton to the Volusia-Flagler county line regarding Tropical Storm Isaias. The storm brought significant rainfall and high winds to South Florida and the Treasure Coast on Saturday and Sunday. As a result there were some power outages and riptides off area beaches. Fortunately, South Florida More...

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By Megan Mandatta On Friday, July 31st, 2020
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Tropical Storm Isaias Upgraded to a Hurricane and is now Heading Toward Florida

Coastal Palm Beach County is currently under a hurricane watch as Hurricane Isaias is barreling toward the state. “As a tropical storm, Isaias whipped Haiti and the Dominican Republic and left hundreds of More...

By Online Staff D On Monday, July 20th, 2020
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Hurricane Preparation Tips and Checklist for Seniors

Boca Raton, FL – The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has projected that this hurricane season will be “above-normal” in the Atlantic Ocean. That means six to 10 hurricanes, with three More...

By Megan Mandatta On Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
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US Secretary of Energy Discusses Hurricane Preparedness

On June 12, U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dan Brouillette, attended a briefing in Miami from Florida Power & Light Company pertaining to hurricane preparedness and the use of technology in restoring power during More...

By Megan Mandatta On Friday, June 5th, 2020
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2020 Hurricane Season Projected to have Above Average Activity Levels

With hurricane season fast approaching and COVID-19 running rampant, many South Floridians appear worried by the extreme projections made and are wondering how to prepare themselves amidst this pandemic. The More...

By Christina Hristoforidis On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019
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Palm Beach County Schools Will Reopen Following Hurricane Dorian

Due to Hurricane Dorian, surrounding Florida counties saw various school closures in order to ensure student safety. As Dorian moves away from Florida, the following is a list from WPTV of local Palm Beach County More...

By Christina Hristoforidis On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Publix Stores in Palm Beach County Closed Due to Dorian

As of today, September 2nd, Publix grocery stores in Palm Beach County will be closed due to Hurricane Dorian. Publix announced that all their stores in Palm Beach, Martin, Indian River, Okeechobee and St. Lucie More...

By Christina Hristoforidis On Saturday, August 31st, 2019
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Palm Beach County Hurricane Shelters Open as Dorian Approaches

The projected path of Hurricane Dorian shows the impact to Florida occurring at the start of next week. As locals prep for the storm, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, states that Palm Beach County shelters will begin More...

By Christina Hristoforidis On Thursday, August 29th, 2019
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FPL is Developing a Plan for Hurricane Dorian

Hurricane Dorian is slowly approaching and with its path nearing Florida, FPL has begun prepping for any possible power outages. FPL’s command center in Riviera Beach is currently fully activated and according More...

By Online On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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How the Elderly Can Prepare for Storms

Boca Raton, Fl – When a hurricane comes along, elderly people can be especially vulnerable. They are more likely to have diminished awareness, health problems, access and functional needs and various other limitations.They More...