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Local JROTC Students Visit Boca Raton Airport  The Boca Raton Tribune

Boca Raton, FL – Recently, select students from Boca Raton High School visited the Boca Raton Airport. The students were Navy JROTC aviation cadets who ...



South Palm Beach County Social Scene  The Boca Raton Tribune

By Pamela J Weinroth. Where were you this past week? Tri-County Animal Rescue held its 17th Annual Doggie & Kittie Ball to benefit canines & felines this past ...



Person in custody following Boca Raton High School lockdown  WPTV.com

BOCA RATON, Fla. — One person is in custody after Boca Raton High School was placed on lockdown after a domestic disturbance near the school around ...



Late comeback, overtime goal send St. Thomas boys lacrosse to state title game  Sun Sentinel

St. Thomas Aquinas launched two furious comebacks and scored a sudden-death overtime goal to earn a spot in the boys lacrosse state championship game.



St. Thomas falls to Ponte Vedra in boys lacrosse state title game  Sun Sentinel

St. Thomas Aquinas suffered a blowout loss to Ponte Vedra in the boys lacrosse state championship game.



Boca Raton High School On Lockdown  BocaNewsNow.com

UPDATE (1:30p): Situation is under control. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton Police) -- Boca Raton High School is on a Code Red ...



'Shark Tank' stars give Boca students their million-dollar tips for success  Sun Sentinel

They don't always get along on their TV show. But the charismatic multimillionaires who promote entrepreneurship on “Shark Tank” thrilled more than 1,500 ...



School officials set out to find kids enrolled under fake addresses. Here’s what happened.  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School reduced its population by 161 students this year, and officials credit an investigation of school boundary-jumpers.



Boca Raton High's boys soccer coach earns 300th victory  Sun Sentinel

When Boca Raton High School boys soccer coach Marcelo Castillo coached his team to a penalty kick victory over visiting Monarch in the District 12-5A ...



Former Boca HS swim coach charged with battery  WPBF West Palm Beach

A former swim coach at Boca Raton High School has been charged with Battery for inappropriately touching a teenage girl.



Boca Raton High boys basketball team getting comfortable on the court  Sun Sentinel

The Boca Raton High School boys basketball team is starting to string together some good performances after a sluggish start.



Former Boca Raton High principal demoted for letting students audit classes  Broward Politics

Geoff McKee, a popular former principal of Boca Raton High School, has been demoted for allowing dozens of ambitious students to take classes that did not ...



Boca High Bobcats football looking for postseason bid  Sun Sentinel

Brandon Walker said it was an opportunity he just couldn't pass up. Named head coach of the Boca Raton High School football team in the spring, he said he is ...



Ex-Boca Raton High swim coach under investigation, won't return to teach in fall  Broward Politics

Eric Hill, 41, of Boca Raton, swim coach at Boca Raton High School, has been the subject of an investigation since April 16 into an alleged simple battery, ...



Palm Beach 5A-4A girls soccer player of the year: Arielle Silvester, Boca Raton senior  Sun Sentinel

Arielle Silvester was counted on by her teammates on the soccer field more than filling the stat sheet with goals and assists.



School Crowding, Ritz on the Beach, Pending Lawsuits; Delray: BH3 and Transit  Boca Raton

City issues in the news, from a proposed Ritz-Carlton on Ocean Strand and a downtown area transit in Delray Beach.



Boca Raton girls represent in US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program  Sun Sentinel

Florida Atlantic University coach Patrick Baker has worked with the South Region US Youth Soccer Olympic Development Program Girls teams for years.



Boca Raton High names new swim coach amid investigation of former coach  Palm Beach Post

Boca Raton High School has hired a new swim coach following the dismissal of the school's previous coach amid a Palm Beach County School Police ...



Spanish River High School football player suffers head injury  WPTV West Palm Beach

A Spanish River High School football player is recovering at Delray Medical Center after suffering a head injury Friday night.



Coach: Spanish River football player hospitalized with brain injury  Palm Beach Post

As law enforcement officers and EMTs responded to a shooting during a Palm Beach Central High School football game Friday night, first responders were also ...



Former FL HS Coach of the Year Banned By Center for SafeSport  SwimSwam

Eric Hill, a former high school swim coach in Florida, has been banned by the U.S. Center for SafeSport. He's accused of inappropriately touching a 16-year-old ...



Combating capacity issues | Opinion  Sun Sentinel

In recent months, there has been much said about school capacity of Boca Raton schools. As far as I am concerned, too many liberties are being taken, and ...



Boca Raton swim coach loses job amid controversy  WPEC

A well-known swim coach and teacher at a local high school will not return in the fall.Officials with Boca Raton High School say they are not renewing Eric Hill's ...



The March of the Living spurs Boca Raton native to write play about the Holocaust  Sun Sentinel

It was a nervous habit. Tyler Ellman anxiously tapped and shuffled his feet as he walked through the Auschwitz concentration camp, spurring questioning looks ...



Saint Andrew's School swimmer wins top award at prestigious meet  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton's Tomas Piza doesn't mind the “grind” associated with swimming. The 18-year-old senior at Saint Andrew's School in Boca Raton recently won both ...



Spanish River High junior wins Girls 4A race at invitational in Boca Raton  Sun Sentinel

Rylee Pustilnik said her performance in the 36th annual Spanish River Cross Country Invitational at South County Park in Boca Raton wasn't her best, which ...



Boca Raton teen golfer making major strides toward LPGA pro tour  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton's Dana Williams, who will begin her senior year at West Boca Raton High School next month, is fine-tuning her skills during this week's U.S. Girls ...



Boca Raton Swim Team makes strides in Florida Gold Coast Senior Championships  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton Swim Team head coach Allan Williams brought 11 swimmers to the Florida Gold Coast Senior Championships and was pleased with their ...



Run From The Rays to benefit skin cancer awareness foundation  Sun Sentinel

The seventh annual Run From The Rays, presented by Vertical Bridge, is slated for Sunday, April 28 at the Spanish River Athletic Complex in Boca Raton.



The ABCs of School Crowding in Boca  Boca Raton

There is enough reality about Boca Raton's public schools to undercut every assumption on this subject from the city council. School crowding arose most ...



District: Boca Raton High swim coach Eric Hill under investigation  Palm Beach Post

Boca Raton boys and girls swimming coach Eric Hill has been removed from his coaching and teaching positions at the school due to a Palm Beach County ...



The Rotary Club of Boca Raton  The Boca Raton Observer

The Rotary Club of Boca Raton was founded in 1957 and has been committed to “Changing Lives and Building Futures” by providing local youth scholarships ...



After Haynie's arrest, Boca voters to pick new mayor, councilmember in special election  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie's arrest and subsequent suspension from office has triggered a special election and three candidates are competing for each ...



Local player now soccer national champion  WPBF West Palm Beach

If you check out Sebastian Elney's social media accounts, the first thing you notice is a video of Elney celebrating.



Boca Raton joins calls for school security  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton joined the chorus of voices urging Congress and state lawmakers to keep schoolchildren safe from gun violence and make schools safer in the ...



Boca Raton fined 14K by FHSAA for illegal offseason basketball practice; coach suspended  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School has been fined $14000 and placed on administrative probation by the FHSAA for holding an illegal boys basketball practice out of ...



Meet Your Boca Raton City Council Seat A Candidates: Kathy Cottrell  The Boca Raton Tribune

By: Michael Demyan. Kathy Cottrell will be running against Tamara McKee and Andy Thomson for City Council Seat A in the upcoming election on Aug. 28.



Boca High Teacher Sues School District, Hearing Set For June 7th  BocaNewsNow.com

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The ongoing drama between Boca Raton High School Phys. Ed. teacher Max Spinner and the Palm Beach County ...



FHP Arrests Man Following Road Rage At I-95 and Palmetto Park  BocaNewsNow.com

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: FHP Advisory) — On 02/28/2019 at approximately 7:14 AM, Taishan Spicer, DOB 03/18/1987 was driving a ...



Voters may be asked to OK new tax for teacher pay, school cops and counselors  Sun Sentinel

The latest proposal would add $1 to every $1000 in taxable value. The Palm Beach County School Board will decide whether to place the question on the Nov.



Former Boca Raton football coach Eddie Giersbrook files FHSAA appeal nearly decade after firing  Sun Sentinel

Former Boca Raton High football coach Eddie Giersbrook, who was fired in 2009 after the FHSAA alleged he illegally recruited his star quarterback, is appealing ...



Boca Raton removes interim tag, names John Peterson basketball coach  Sun Sentinel

After a seasonlong trial run, Boca Raton has removed the interim tag and officially named John Peterson its boys basketball coach. Taking over less than a week ...



Boca teen helps Scots water polo team excel in Sunshine State Games  Sun Sentinel

The 25th annual Sunshine State Games (SSG) Water Polo Championships brought out the best in Boca Raton 16-year-old Vuk Janus. Janus, who started ...



Delray Students First Expands To Boca, Boynton Becomes 'Bound For College'  Delray Newspaper

Organization preparing students for college gets new name, grows reach. By: Rich Pollack Contributing Writer. Delray Students First, an organization that ...



Delray Beach student among 140 ‘Global Leaders’ raising money for education  Sun Sentinel

A high school student at American Heritage School of Boca and Delray is among 140 students chosen as “Global Leaders” for a program that helps raise money ...



Parents, students find school start times stressful. Should they change?  Sun Sentinel

The Palm Beach County School Board agreed to research start times at its schools.



Stoneman Douglas girls soccer team goes undefeated in fundraising event  Sun Sentinel

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School girls soccer team was one of four participants to play in the 10th annual Shoot for the Cure tournament at Boca ...



After Satanic request, PBC schools call for a ban on religious banners  Palm Beach Post

Leaders of Palm Beach County's public school system want to do away with religious banners on school campuses, seven months after a secular activist ...



Man comes back from a coma, and years later gets college degree  Sun Sentinel

A Boca Raton man will receive an associate's degree from Palm Beach State College and go on to Florida Atlantic University, years after he spent months in ...



Paint Your Wagon Rolls Into Lynn, Tickets Available  BocaNewsNow.com

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Lynn University) — Producer Jan McArt, director of theatre arts program development, and Jon Robertson, ...



"She may never be the same," father of injured woman sobs  Palm Beach Post

PBSO deputy Michael D'Avanzo wasn't criminally charged but faces two traffic tickets in the Delray Beach crash that left UCF student Farrah Fox in a coma.



PBSO deputy pleads no contest in Delray crash that left UCF student in coma  Palm Beach Post

Michael D'Avanzo pleaded no contest to traffic citations for running a stop sign and driving 53 mph in a 25 mph zone. DELRAY BEACH — The Palm Beach ...



Atlantic High Eagles football team hopes to soar to playoffs again  Sun Sentinel

The Atlantic High School football team in Delray Beach went to new heights last season as it reached the Class 8A state championship game. The Eagles (12-2) ...



Addison Mizner Elementary Options, What Delray Schools are Facing & More  Boca Raton

While Boca reviews options for Addison Mizner elementary and school crowding, Delray faces the opposite problem with its schools.



Former FL HS Coach Won't Return To Teach While Under Investigation  SwimSwam

Eric Hill, the former Florida high school swim coach under investigation, won't return to Boca Raton High School to teach, local paper the Sun-Sentinel reports.



Man dies after brutal fight in Boca Raton  WPBF West Palm Beach

A man dies after a fight on NW 13 Street near Boca Raton High School in Boca Raton. Whitney Burbank reports.



Here's a list of the close to 50 schools in South Florida that had walkouts or protests on Wednesday  Broward Politics

Thousands of students at close to 50 schools in South Florida walked out or staged some form of protest on Wednesday in response to the mass shooting at ...



1,000 practice yoga at Boca High. It's taught by student with autism.  Sun Sentinel

Students, not teachers, for the first time lead Boca Raton High School's annual yoga flow on the football field.



5 Questions With Slingshirt Creator JC Coban  Boca Newspaper

JC Coban had dreams of playing baseball in the major leagues, until his dream was derailed by shoulder surgeries. In 2011, JC was a top catching prospect ...



Jupiter tops St. Andrew's to advance to state title game for first time in school history  Sun Sentinel

Jupiter beat St. Andrew's 12-5 to advance to the boys lacrosse state championship game for the first time in school history.



Weeks after facing firing, ex-Boca High teacher happy to be back in classroom  MyPalmBeachPost

High school teacher Samantha Major gutted through the fallout of an attempt to mentor a troubled student. She suffered through seven months of exile on desk ...



Former Greenacres Councilwoman pleads guilty to stealing $23k from Boca Raton High School  WPBF West Palm Beach

A former Greenacres councilwoman pleaded guilty Tuesday to stealing more than $23,000 from Boca Raton High School, where she used to work as a school ...



American Heritage girls claim first state championship in lacrosse  Palm Beach Post

Considered one of the top teams in the nation, American Heritage can now say it is definitively the best girls lacrosse team in Florida.The Stallions shut down ...



Satanism causing free speech debates in Boca Raton  Sun Sentinel

The group of between four to six protesters were met by a group of about equal supporters of teacher Preston Smith, who is known for having placed a Satanic ...



Boca Raton Students Assemble at City Hall for Gun Reform Protest  The Boca Raton Tribune

By: Bryanna Basilio. Following West Boca High School's almost 11-mile journey to Marjory Stoneman Douglas for gun reform, many neighboring Boca Raton ...



Jupiter Warriors boys win first state lacrosse championship  Palm Beach Post

Jupiter showed that public schools can play lacrosse, too.The Warriors became the first public-school lacrosse team to win a state title since the Florida High ...



Signing Day: Boca High football player chooses Harvard over Ga. Tech  WPBF West Palm Beach

Four more student athletes at Boca Raton High School participated in Signing Day Thursday afternoon. FULL STORY.



Boca Raton to host 2018 flag football, lacrosse state championships  Palm Beach Post

Palm Beach County will get a double dose of state tournament competition in May. The Florida High School Athletic Association announced Thursday it will hold ...



Planning a funeral? Holding it on school property no longer an option  Sun Sentinel

Palm Beach County School Board likely will approve limitations on public swims, politicking and memorial services in its buildings.



Florida School Grades: Palm Beach County's district retains B rating  Palm Beach Post

In Palm Beach County, 41 schools improve their grades, 21 drop. Highlights include one school jumping from an F to a B.



Bobcats laser focused on another boys volleyball playoff run  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School senior boys volleyball player Matthew Savoca and his teammates gained invaluable experience from last season's stunning defeat to ...



Palm Beach co-wrestlers of the year: Alex Bordeau, West Boca senior; Troy Jaffy, Olympic Heights senior  Sun Sentinel

When Alex Bordeau returned home after winning the 195-pound division in Class 2A state wrestling championship, he found his 1996 Jeep Cherokee painted in ...



Student athletes making history at Boca Raton High School  WPBF West Palm Beach

Four more student athletes at Boca Raton High School participated in Signing Day Thursday afternoon.



West Boynton Lady Bandits prepares for college showcases in 2019  Sun Sentinel

The West Boynton Lady Bandits 14U girls fastpitch travel softball team enjoyed success during its fall campaign and played at a high level as the team reached ...



Boca Raton-area school teams win Philanthropy Tank funding  Sun Sentinel

The third annual Palm Beach Philanthropy Tank had its final round of competition recently with more than 400 parents, students, local business leaders and ...



Chris Carrabba on Gun Rights and Why He's Not Preparing a Set List for #ParklandStrong - Boca Magazine  Boca Raton

In February, fans of Dashboard Confessional were ecstatic with the release of the band's first album in almost a decade, “Crooked Shadows.” It was a time of ...



Boca High student says her anti-Clinton shirt got her removed from class  Sun Sentinel

One week before her first Election Day as a registered voter, a Boca Raton High School senior said she was disciplined over her shirt condemning Democrat ...



Deaths in South Florida: 10/24  Sun Sentinel

To place a Sun Sentinel obituary, visit this form. You can also search for previous obituaries here. Peacefully, on Monday, October 22, 2018, in Montreal, ...



State lacrosse preview: 10 things to watch for with St. Andrew's, Jupiter and American Heritage-Delray  Sun Sentinel

St. Andrew's, Jupiter and American Heritage-Delray will play in the Florida boys and girls lacrosse state tournament this weekend in Boca Raton. Here are ten ...



Suspects To Face Charges In Brutal Beat Down of 14-year-old Student  NBC 6 South Florida

The suspects who violently punched and pummelled a 14-year-old Palm Beach County student to the ground will soon be charged with simple battery, ...



Firefighters unveil new ladder truck to serve Boca Raton mall, schools  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton firefighters welcomed their new 75-foot ladder truck, which cost $1.1 million fully equipped.



Palm Beach County schools hit a high note in the arts  Sun Sentinel

First ladies visit Bak Middle School while the chorus of S.D. Spady Elementary in Delray perform in Carnegie Hall.



Shelter locations throughout South Florida  WPTV.com

This is a listing of shelters that will be available across South Florida.



Palm Beach engagement: Kaley Campbell and Garrett Kling  Gainesville Sun

The engagement of Kaley Charlotte Campbell of Singer Island to Garrett Putman Kling, also of Singer Island, has been announced by her parents, Brian and ...



Village Academy hires Dameon Hughes as football coach  Sun Sentinel

Village Academy has hired Dameon Hughes as its head football coach. Hughes takes over for Rod Huggins, who coached just one season at the school.



The Grinch is Gone, Brightline and Other Boca News of Note  Boca Raton

There is less drama this year about holiday displays and it's almost all aboard for Brightline—and what will Coach Kiffin do?



Boca Teen Creates Kid Friendly Lip Balm, Sunscreen With Help From Dad  Boca Newspaper

Goof Balms have personalities of their own. By: Marisa Herman Associate Editor. Ace Schwartz refused to wear lip balm no matter how chapped his lips got ...



Satanic request prompts Palm Beach County schools to restrict banners on fences  Sun Sentinel

A Satanist church spurs Palm Beach County schools to ban religious advertising.



St. Andrew's dominates Belen Jesuit to advance to state final four  Sun Sentinel

St. Andrew's cruised past Belen Jesuit, 9-1, to advance to the boys lacrosse state tournament for the first time since 2012.



Hurricane Matthew: West Boca High shelter 'safest place,' resident says  Palm Beach Post

By 11 a.m., about 100 people had set up mattresses and sleeping bags on the floor of the cafeteria at West Boca Raton High School, the site of a ...



Boca, St. Thomas driven to defend state volleyball titles  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School's girls' volleyball team has picked up where it left off last season when they won their final 13 games en route to a 24-2 record and the ...



Schools grades released: Palm Beach performs best in South Florida  Sun Sentinel

Florida's public schools received their 2015 grades Friday – months later than usual – amid criticism the marks were flawed and incomplete. Broward schools ...



Boca High to perform slapstick comedy "Moon Over Buffalo"  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High School will perform the slapstick comedy "Moon Over Buffalo" for its fall production.



Miami football spring game could be impacted by a crossfire hurricane  FanSided

The Miami football spring game might be moved because of a Rolling Stones concert at Hard Rock Stadium. April 20 is the anticipated Spring game date.



Jupiter one win away from first state boys lacrosse title  Palm Beach Post

Jupiter is one win away from its first boys lacrosse title.The Warriors took down cross-county rival St. Andrew's in the state semifinal at Boca Raton High on Friday ...



Ailing Palm Beach County schools to get major upgrades  Sun Sentinel

Carver Middle School in Delray Beach and Congress Middle School in Boynton Beach will get intensive assistance in the coming years, including teacher ...



American Heritage-Delray tops Lake Highland to capture first state title  Sun Sentinel

American Heritage-Delray topped Lake Highland Prep 10-7 to capture its first girls lacrosse state championship. Syracuse commit Caitlyn Wurzburger tallied two ...



Boca principal's marriage proposal leads to reprimand  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton High Principal Geoff McKee receives reprimand for proposing at high school stadium.



Jewish high school will move to new campus  Sun Sentinel

Orthodox Jewish school will move in 2016 to Jewish Federation of South Palm Beach County campus.



First Coast Varsity Weekly: Baseball preseason begins with High School 9:12 Classic  The Florida Times-Union

Baseball preseason opens with a new competition, Oakleaf's softball dominance shows no end in sight, University Christian achieves a stunning comeback ...



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