Letter from the Publisher

Dear Boca Raton community, These are unprecedented times we find ourselves in. With business being told to close down in order to flatten the curve, many are wondering when we will get back to normality.  At the Boca Raton Tribune, your closest neighbor is more than just a tagline for us, it’s what we truly believe in. In these times of More...

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By Bocatribune On Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Thoughts From The Publisher

We at the Boca Raton Tribune always strive to bring you the most relevant news to our readers in the most efficient way as possible. Our staff is composed of hard workers who have your best interests in mind as More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, October 13th, 2014

Coming Soon: A New Boca Raton Tribune

By: Douglas Heizer The Boca Raton Tribune is growing; we are evolving our newspaper. Through monthly inserts and slimmer weekly print editions, we are moving ourselves into the digital age of journalism. We’ve More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Just Doing Our Jobs

By: Douglas Heizer We are just doing our job as a free press. As a newspaper, it is The Boca Raton Tribune’s job to report on things that happen in Boca Raton — not just East Boca or just West Boca, all of Boca. More...

By Online On Friday, October 4th, 2013

Sorry to bug you.

By: Douglas Heizer The Boca Raton Tourist season is upon us! A lot of social events, great entertainment productions. Good new restaurants and old ones with some new menus, and wonderful new businesses. Amazing More...

By Bocatribune On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Boca Raton Tribune’s Ethics Guidelines for Employees

Credibility is the franchise of journalism. People must be able to trust the Boca Raton Tribune. That requires a commitment to high ethical standards. We are all expected to be alert to situations that could diminish More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, May 17th, 2013

Suddenly, things get interesting in Boca Raton

By Douglas Heizer “Never pick a fight with someone who buys ink by the barrel.” — attributed to Mark Twain The Obama administration has apparently never heard that old saw about avoiding fights with people More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, May 10th, 2013

What I Learned From My Mother About God

By Douglas Heizer Several things we learn from our mothers. Truthfully, thanks to them, we walk our first steps in life. They worry about us and treat us with kindness, even after we are adults. I was able to learn More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, April 26th, 2013

For the Record

By Douglas Heizer Last Friday, I answered the phone to the angry voice of Assistant City Manager Mike Woika, questioning a story two of my reporters had done on the city’s drinking water supply (Report Details More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, April 19th, 2013

Taking Advantage of Proprietary Knowledge

By Jim Mathis In the 1970s the photo processing and printing company my wife and I owned was one of the first to buy a Kodak Royalprint print processor. Since copying and restoring old photos was a big part of our More...