Tag archive for ‘COVID-19’
By Online Staff D On Thursday, March 10th, 2022

FAU Study is Latest in Series Showing Population Characteristics are Related to COVID-19 Spread 

Bernet.Patrick Studies Tie Higher Infection, Death Rates to Counties Backing Donald Trump Boca Raton, FL – Florida counties with higher COVID-19 vaccination rates experience significantly fewer infections More...

By Online News On Thursday, March 3rd, 2022

Therapy Dogs and Community for the Win

The world is full of events, news, and stressors that can negatively affect mental health. The COVID-19 pandemic saw a spike in mental health related issues, but students at a Palm Beach County high school are More...

By Bocatribune On Sunday, January 2nd, 2022

New COVID-19 Testing Site to Open in Boynton Beach starting Monday, Jan 3

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Florida, Palm Beach County has announced that they will open a new drive-through COVID-19 testing site in Boynton Beach at Caloosa Park (1300 SW 35th Ave.) at 9 am on Monday, More...

By Online Staff D On Friday, October 22nd, 2021

City Offering Emergency Rental Assistance to Eligible Residents Impacted by Covid-19

Boca Raton, FL – The City of Boynton Beach has launched the CDBG-CV Emergency Rental Assistance Program, which provides up to three months of rental assistance (not to exceed $4,500) to City residents More...

By Online News On Friday, August 27th, 2021

Judge bans Gov. DeSantis’ mask mandate

A Tallahassee judge recently blocked Gov. Ron DeSantis’ executive order on masks. As reported by CBS 12 News, the judge ruled that school districts should be able to implement mask mandates in public schools. Florida More...

By Online Staff D On Friday, August 27th, 2021

B’nai Torah Congregation Moves to 100% Virtual Services for High Holy Days

 Kicks Off with FREE Virtual Event Tomorrow (Saturday) Night at 9pm Boca Raton, FL – B’nai Torah Congregation in Boca Raton made the decision just this week to host entirely virtual High Holy Days More...

By Online News On Thursday, August 12th, 2021

Chet Hanks doubles down on his anti-vax statements

Image courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter Chet Hanks states that he doesn’t have to get the Covid-19 vaccine. As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Hanks posted a video on Instagram after receiving criticism More...

By Online News On Monday, August 9th, 2021

Florida breaks record for daily COVID-19 cases

Florida broke the record for most new coronavirus cases in one day, after setting the record last week for most hospitalizations. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, at least 28,317 new More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, June 18th, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Rollouts in Palm Beach County, and how it impacts Boca Raton

Written by: Gillian Manning, Lauren Do Nascimento, Kathryn Hubbard, and Megan Mandatta Direct Links: For how private schools are being affected, click here For our exclusive with Dr. Alina Alonso, state More...

By Online News On Friday, June 18th, 2021

Vaccinations from a university perspective

Written by Lauren Do Nascimento Since the FDA and CDC approved COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson many have gotten their shots. However, there have been mixed feelings about the More...