Newly configured I-95 exit at Glades Road opens in just a few days. Here are four things to know.
After years of planning, the long-anticipated diverging diamond interchange is finally set to debut at the Glades Road interchange of I-95, marking a major shift in how drivers travel around the area.sun-sentinel.com
Rapper Flo Rida sues Boca Raton energy drink maker in endorsement squabble
Miami rapper Flo Rida was in a Broward courtroom on Tuesday, helping his lawyer pick a jury to decide his lawsuit against a Boca Raton energy drink distributor accused of shortchanging the rapper on an endorsement deal.sun-sentinel.com
Boca Raton won’t have any council seats up for grabs in March. The city may still hold an election.
When Boca Raton voters hit the polls for the upcoming city election in March, they won’t face too many decisions on the ballot — just one in fact. That’s if Boca Raton decides to carry on with its election.sun-sentinel.com
Brightline’s new Boca Raton station: Top takeaways as the eagerly anticipated opening approaches
Brightline’s new Boca Raton station will open for business in mere weeks and city officials are brimming with optimism, declaring it a “game-changer” that could transform the city into an attractive hub for new businesses and cultural attractions.sun-sentinel.com
The new, unconventional I-95 exit at Glades Road will finally debut in Boca Raton next year.
A massive, first-of-its-kind project in Palm Beach County, the new diverging diamond interchange at Glades Road will transform the way people enter and exit the freeway. But drivers will have to wait just a little bit longer before the unique roadway is unveiled.sun-sentinel.com
City elections in Palm Beach County are months away. These candidates have already won.
City elections in Palm Beach County aren’t for another five months, but Boca Raton Mayor Scott Singer has already won a second term in office. Singer won re-election by default after no other candidates filed to run against him in the March election.sun-sentinel.com
Hurricane Warning Issued In Florida For Strengthening Tropical Storm Nicole
Tropical storm warnings are in effect south of Boca Raton to Hallandale Beach, Florida, and north of the Space Coast to Glynn County, Georgia, and extend inland in eastern Florida to include the Orlando metro area, where tropical storm conditions are expected. Tropical storm warnings are also in effect for Andros, New Providence and Eleuthera Islands in the Bahamas. In addition to the tropical storm warning, a hurricane watch remains in effect for eastern Florida north of the Space Coast to Ponte Vedra Beach and south of Boca Raton to Hallandale Beach, including Lake Okeechobee. This means tropical storm conditions are possible in these areas. This means inundation from storm surge is possible in these areas.thewestsidegazette.com
Will Tropical Storm Nicole hit West Palm Beach? Here’s the latest forecast track
Palm Beach County, including West Palm Beach, Boca Raton and the rest of South Florida are in the forecast cone of uncertainty for expected Tropical Storm Nicole. Here's the latest forecast track including the so-called "spaghetti models."sun-sentinel.com
South Florida electronic health firm denies misconduct, settles for $45M
A Florida-based electronic records company is denying allegations of misconduct made by federal prosecutors, but it has agreed to pay $45 million to settle allegations it improperly generated sales for itself and another company.
98 migrants rescued from boat off Florida coast lacked food
Almost 100 people, mostly from Haiti, who were rescued from an overcrowded boat off the Florida coast had no food or water for two days, according to the U.S. Coast Guard. A Coast Guard helicopter spotted the 96 Haitians, as well as a passenger each from Uganda and the Bahamas, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) east of Boca Raton, Florida, last week. The passengers told Coast Guard crew members that they had been at sea for a week and lacked food and water during the last two days.news.yahoo.com
Hector Prado selected for ‘Artist In Residency’ at Altís Ludlam Trail
The Altman Companies, a Boca Raton-based nationally recognized developer, builder and manager of exceptional rental apartment communities, has announced that it has selected internationally acclaimed pop artist Hector Prado for its “Artist in Residency” program at Altís Ludlam Trail, a mixed-use, six-story apartment building in Miami. The Altman Companies’ “Artist in Residency” program provides a practicing South Florida artist with a one-year rent-free apartment with den space to practice and fine-tune his/her craft. The artists are selected for the residency program based on the quality, originality, creativity, workmanship and artistic distinction of their portfolio. Located at the newly created Bird Road development area of the Ludlam Trail Corridor District, Altís Ludlam Trail consists of 312 ultra-luxe apartments with an average unit size of 820 square feet with 7,500 square feet of retail space facing the well-travelled Bird Road (SW 40th Street). For more information about Altís Ludlam Trail, visit www.altisludlamtrail.com.communitynewspapers.com
Boca’s Brightline station slated to open in the fall. But first, some traffic detours.
The Brightline station in Boca Raton is expected to open in the fall. But starting this weekend, drivers will need to take a detour around the construction site as Palmetto Park Road closes for several days.sun-sentinel.com
Overheated housing markets could burn buyers
A study released Tuesday by researchers at Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University finds that 15 housing markets in the U.S., including one in Florida, are overvalued by 50 percent or more and poised for potential price corrections.