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Olympic Heights High Marine Corps JROTC sweeps Voice of Democracy contest  Sun Sentinel

Voice of Democracy, an audio essay program providing high school students across Palm Beach County the opportunity to express their views based on a ...

Boca Raton area events: Feb. 13-23  Sun Sentinel

This calendar includes upcoming events in Boca Raton and other areas in Palm Beach County.

Boca Raton area events: Feb. 6-16  Sun Sentinel

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Boca Raton area events from Jan. 30  Sun Sentinel

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High school students swim in sea of knowledge with TV's sharks  WPBF West Palm Beach

The students at Olympic Heights High School in Boca Raton were studying sharks on Monday, but this wasn't science class.

Students at Olympic Heights High School walk out to protest gun violence

There was a heavy police presence Monday morning at Olympic Heights High School in West Boca Raton as students walked out of class to protest gun ...

The Planner: Startup Week and Startup Weekend, Fort Lauderdale  Sun Sentinel

A presentation by New York-Presbyterian Hospital's medical experts is geared toward consumers, and the Doral Chamber hosts a workshop on payroll.

Boca Raton area events: Jan. 16-26  Sun Sentinel

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Boca Raton area events: Jan. 23-Feb. 2  Sun Sentinel

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Boca Raton area events: Oct. 3-13  Sun Sentinel

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Boca Raton area events: Nov. 7-17  Sun Sentinel

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Teachers no longer with Olympic Heights High School after ethics violation  WPEC

Two teachers at Olympic Heights Community High School are no longer with the district for having an inappropriate physical relationship at school, according to ...

Miami Dolphins award Olympic Heights student full college scholarship  Palm Beach Post

DAVIE — The Miami Dolphins awarded Olympic Heights High School student Valicia Browne of Boca Raton a full scholarship to Florida State on Wednesday.

Boca Raton area events: Oct. 24-Nov. 3  Sun Sentinel

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The Planner: Networking, visioning to help guide you into the new year  Sun Sentinel

Leadership forum, expo, networking and more for you, your career and your business. Visit to view and to submit, your business ...

Student arrested in threat against high school in Boca Raton  Sun Sentinel

A student from Olympic Heights High School is in custody after deputies say he made a threat at school that he believed was a joke. Palm Beach County Sheriff's ...

Panelists rally Stratford Court residents in Boca Raton to vote  Sun Sentinel

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students and the father of one of the student organizers of the March for Our Lives movement were among panelists at ...

Boca Raton area events: Oct. 31-Nov.10  Sun Sentinel

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BOCA BRIDGES: Massive School Overcrowding Expected From New Communities

BOCA RATON, FL ( — A report obtained by confirms that schools near GL's new Boca Bridges, Seven Bridges and ...

Olympic Heights High School Drops To A "B", Other Boca Schools Keep "A" Rating

BOCA RATON, FL ( — The State Department of Education has a funny way of releasing information late on Fridays. For fans of the “West ...

Bulletin Board for week of Jan. 13  Sun Sentinel

Stay up to date with this week's local Bulletin Board listings for South Florida.

Is wearing ripped jeans to school too revealing? This girl got in trouble for it.  Sun Sentinel

A girl attending Forest Hill High School in West Palm Beach faces discipline for wearing ripped jeans. Her mom decries what she called a sexist comment from a ...

Kokell steps down at Olympic Heights; Alfred promoted  Sun Sentinel

Olympic Heights coach Chris Kokell has stepped down after two seasons with the program. Offensive coordinator Baz Alfred has been promoted to the head ...

FAU to Host Alumnus, Retired Astronaut Steve Swanson  The Boca Raton Tribune

Boca Raton, FL – Florida Atlantic University's College of Engineering and Computer Science will host a presentation by FAU alumnus and retired NASA ...

Olympic Heights High School to Launch JROTC Program  The Boca Raton Tribune

By CRA News *Service*. Some students at Olympic Heights High School will be suiting up and taking on the title of cadet as the Palm Beach County School ...

olympic heights  West Boca News

Last week we shared a Facebook video of a fight in South County Regional Park. The video had been posted by Shakeel Munshi and a reader tagged us in a ...

Student suspended after fight with teacher  WPBF West Palm Beach

It appears Gregory Wigley will not get to finish his sophomore year at Olympic Heights High School. School officials suspended Wigley after he was involved in a ...

PB offers 13 new school choice programs  Sun Sentinel

Future veterinarians, engineers, chefs and biotech entrepreneurs will get a jump on their careers starting Monday, when the Palm Beach County school district ...

Boca Raton area events: Dec. 19-29  Sun Sentinel

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Boca Raton area events: Oct. 17-27  Sun Sentinel

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Friend of dead Boca Raton teen faces charge in accidental shooting  Sun Sentinel

A Boca Raton teenager faces a manslaughter charge for what authorities call an accidential shooting of a friend at a 2016 sleepover.

Car Burglar Arrested – Olympic Heights Alum Caught on Video  West Boca News

The Palm Beach Sheriff's Office arrested Hunter Brett (19) on two counts of car burglary. The arrest happened on Tuesday the 23rd. Brett is a former student of ...

Boca Raton area events: Oct. 10-20  Sun Sentinel

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Video shows three girls beating West Boca High student  Sun Sentinel

Police are investigating an after-school fight in which three girls pounded a 14-year-old West Boca High student as she curled face down on the ground.

Boca sex-on-campus investigation began with Apple Watch message  Palm Beach Post

Two Olympic Heights High School teachers accused of having sexual encounters with each other on campus were outed by his Apple Watch and angry wife, ...

Boca Downtown Still In Growth Mode With Via Mizner and Alina  Boca Raton

Boca Raton has waved the start flag on the downtown Mandarin Hotel and accompanying condo. On Monday, the city council acting as the community ...

West Boca high schooler killed in crash had big dreams, cousin says  Sun Sentinel

West Boca teen killed in one-car crash hoped to become lawyer, relatives said.

Olympics Heights grad receives Daggerwing Nature Center scholarship  Sun Sentinel

Recent Olympic Heights High School graduate Anna (Anya) Al-Salem has been awarded the inaugural Scott Cowan Memorial Scholarship by the Friends of ...

Character Counts: Alexis Durrance  Sun Sentinel

Character Counts nominee Alexis Durrance is recognized for trustworthiness.

Boca Raton area events: Jan. 9-19  Sun Sentinel

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Ray Berger named new Olympic Heights head coach  The Boca Raton Tribune

For the third time in the last six months, Olympic Heights High School has a new head football coach. With the resignation of Dale Williams, for a lucrative sales ...

Holocaust survivor speaks to students

A Holocaust survivor wants students to eliminate the word hate from their vocabulary.

Florida teachers who want a bonus will sit with students and retake the SATs  Sun Sentinel

On Saturday, Chris McKnight, a veteran teacher in Boca Raton, will sit among a row of desks in a tense classroom of teenagers, taking the SAT just like them.

Everyone Has A Story to be Presented at The Wick Theatre Tuesday October 23rd.  The Boca Raton Tribune

By: Robert S Weinroth. HOME (Homeless Outreach Mentoring and Education) is proud to announce a very special fundraising and awareness building event, ...

Budget Tales of Two Cities, Delray CRA and Other News & Notes  Boca Raton

Boca and Delray wrestle with budgeting, Addison Mizner gets a new principal and the Delray CRA settles in.

3 Florida teens charged in MMA fighter's shooting death  Fox News

A 16-year-old girl and her two alleged accomplices were denied bail Saturday after being charged in the killing of a MMA fighter known as the “The Matzoh ...

JARC benefit to feature Beatles tribute concert  Sun Sentinel

Jewish Association for Residential Care Florida will have a benefit concert featuring "The WannaBeatles" Nov. 19 at 1 p.m. at Olympic Heights High School, ...

Sunrise Rotary names Boca, West Boca Teachers of the Year  Sun Sentinel

Proud grandmother Phyllis Lasky brought flowers for Mariel Stark, Calusa Elementary School fifth-grade teacher, who was named one of 22 Boca and West ...

With Grief and Hope, Florida Students Take Gun Control Fight On the Road  The New York Times

Students fed up with gun violence hopped a bus to Tallahassee, Fla., and planned protests from coast to coast. Whether their activism would amount to anything ...

NEW: Teen faces robbery, carjacking charges after incident near Boca  Palm Beach Post

A Broward man is being held without bond at the Palm Beach County Jail after he allegedly carjacked two men at a Dunkin Donuts in suburban Boca Raton, ...

West Boca High wind ensemble to perform at national band festival  Sun Sentinel

The Vanguard pep band marched in the London New Year's Day parade last year, and now the student musicians at West Boca High School have snared ...

Boca Ballet's 'Nutcracker' opens holiday season  Sun Sentinel

New York City Ballet principal ballerina Sara Mearns performed a "Swan Lake" pas de deux and autographed her toe shoes. Young ballerinas fluttered about in ...

Cops say this 3-on-1 teen brawl against Muslim girl was not racially motivated bullying  Yahoo Finance

Local authorities say they have no reason to believe an attack on a Muslim high school student was a hate crime, but the girl's parents disagree, saying their ...

3-star DT recruit Walvenski Aime signs with Florida State Seminoles  Palm Beach Post

TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said junior-college transfer Walvenski Aime, a former Olympic Heights star, will bring experience and ...

I9 Sports Player Becomes Local Franchise Owner  Boca Newspaper

By: Marisa Herman Associate Editor. Brandon Seeley grew up playing youth sports with i9 Sports, now he owns a local franchise. Seeley, 24, went from player to ...

Could Professional Soccer be Coming Back to Boca Raton?  The Boca Raton Tribune

According to a report by, Boca Raton FC is one of the seven teams who recently signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) to join the North American Soccer ...

Boca Raton High Schools Continue to Shine  The Boca Raton Tribune

Boca Raton high schools continue to be one of the brightest spots in the city. Earlier last week, US News and World Reports released their National High School ...

Boynton man sentenced to 20 years for 2012 murder of high school senior  Sun-Sentinel

Matthew Miles Toresco, 21, of Boynton Beach man was sentenced to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday to killing Dante Weir, 18, at a Delray ...

December 2015  West Boca News

It has been an interesting year in West Boca. Here are some of the biggest stories we saw. 1. Old Business and New Business We've seen a lot of new ...

GOOD NEWS: Midland native serves aboard USS Constitution  Odessa American

BOSTON A Midland native will celebrate America's 242nd year of independence as part of a hand-picked Navy crew serving on the world's oldest commissioned ...

GL Homes offers to donate land and money for schools in Agricultural Reserve  Sun Sentinel

GL Homes offers $10 million towards construction of a high school.

Petrolia Loses Case Against Lifeguard Towers, and Other Notes From Delray and Boca  Boca Raton

Although the case against "expensive" lifeguard towers falls apart, some people still have questions about the Delray Tennis Center contract.

Farese focus of assembly | Community  International Falls Journal

There were about 50 shaved heads at Florida's Olympic Heights High School gymnasium in a show of solidarity with Kayla Farese.

Robert Weinroth, Palm Beach County commissioner  Sun Sentinel

Robert S. Weinroth was elected in November 2018 to the Palm Beach County Commission. He was first elected to the Boca Raton City Council in March 2014.

Jewish Student Union clubs introduce Judaism in a fun way  Sun Sentinel

Story about the NCSY of the Orthodox Union — the international youth program of the association of Orthodox synagogues — growing a division of about 40 ...

Green markets in Palm Beach County  Palm Beach Post

SATURDAY MARKETS. Lake Worth High School Flea Market, 5 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, under the Interstate 95 overpass on Lake Worth Road.

Teachers of the Year honored at Rotary salute  Sun Sentinel

Videos showed the teachers in action in their classrooms, and testimonials from their principals at the 30th annual Teacher of the Year dinner, honoring one ...

Flash Elite a bright spot in Summer Slamfest basketball tourney  Sun Sentinel

Boca Raton's Jack Alperstein didn't mind the fact that there were no trophies handed out at the annual Summer Slamfest at Mullins Park in Coral Springs.

Showtime, Sol offer children theater experiences  Sun Sentinel

Now that school's back in session, Showtime and Sol Children Theatre are each offering classes and productions for children in Boca Raton.

Florida teacher sexual misconduct cases: a list  Sun-Sentinel

In the past five years, more than 175 Florida teachers have had their licenses revoked for sexual misconduct ranging from inappropriate comments to touching ...

Tanelli Announces Arrival of 10 Newcomers for Wrestling  Columbia University Athletics

Ten newcomers are set to join the Columbia wrestling team, as the first class for the Andrew F. Barth Head Coach of Wrestling Zach Tanelli has been announced ...

Surely Florida can absorb some of Syria's refugees  Palm Beach Post

A community changes when it absorbs large numbers of one population of immigrants, it's true. But this community is better off for the help we gave to Haitian ...

Dreyfoos, Santaluces High School take top honors in journalism awards  Palm Beach Post

The Palm Beach Post awarded the best work of high school journalists in Palm Beach County at the Excellence in High School Journalism lunch.

Q&A: WannaBeatles to Bring Unique Fab Four Tribute to Boca  Boca Raton

It's a challenge to stand out among the thousands of Beatles tribute bands around the world. But Nashville's WannaBeatles have a few distinguishing hooks, ...

Boca soccer club rocked by deaths in season of heartbreak  Sun-Sentinel

Shaken by three deaths and a car crash that has left a budding star with critical injuries, a South Florida soccer community has gone to its strength: teamwork.

Imagination Israel Celebrates Tech Contributions  Boca Life Magazine

Guests had the opportunity to explore Israel's contributions to the high-tech revolution at Imagination Israel. Five leading entrepreneurs and scientists traveled to ...


BOCA RATON, FL ( — Heisman Trophy winner and current New Orleans Saints Running Back Mark Ingram — who lives on Banpo Bridge ...

Jazz trombone great comes to St. Gregory's  Sun Sentinel

Jazz trombonist and composer Wycliffe Gordon returns for a matinee performance at 4 p.m. Feb. 12 at St. Gregory's Episcopal Church, 100 NE Mizner Blvd., ...

Fondy’s Klapperich to be inducted into WBCA Hall of Fame  Fond du Lac Reporter

Ann Klapperich remembers stepping on to the court her freshman year at Goodrich High School — now Fond du Lac High School — seeing nothing but chairs ...

Best student newspaper? Palm Beach Post names winners in High School Journalism Awards  Palm Beach Post

The move to publish the school newspaper exclusively online paid off just in time for four Santaluces High seniors and the staff of The Tribe, earning the crew ...

Developmentally disabled adults prepare food for café, catering  Sun Sentinel

Jewish Association for Residential Care sponsors Café 95.

Goch: Remembering and honoring the victims of 9/11  Sun Sentinel

It is hard to fathom that the 16th anniversary of 9/11 is approaching. Ask anyone who is old enough to remember where they were on that fateful day, and they ...

Could Pitt Offer 2019 Florida Wide Receiver Jack Coulson?  Pittsburgh Sports Now

Pitt appeared to be done recruiting wide receivers after they signed Aliquippa's Will Gipson but that might not be the case.

Bright Futures scholarships rules changing  TCPalm

The free ride soon could end for students who receive Bright Futures scholarships. About 160,000 students receive the popular scholarships, which the ...

Coming out of your shell: The benefits of theater and improv camps  Sun Sentinel

If you thought the stage was only for the confident and gregarious child, think again. There are many benefits to taking theater classes as a child.

Deerfield PAL boxing program muscles way onto world stage  Sun Sentinel

The Deerfield Beach Broward Sheriff's Office Police Athletic League boxing program has taken a big leap after two of its boxers recently captured titles at the ...

July 2015  West Boca News

Next in our continuing series on real estate trends, we're looking at three different neighborhoods: The Shores at Boca Raton, Saturnia, and The Oaks. All three ...

Florida State football recruiting: 7 early enrollees announced  Tomahawk Nation

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida State football team welcomed seven early enrollees to campus on Wednesday as Class of 2016 signees Ricky Aguayo ...

taniel shant  West Boca News

BOYNTON BEACH, FL – On Wednesday, September 21, the Coalition of Boynton West Residential Associations (COBWRA) held their September delegates ...

FASHION POLICE: Woman Charged With Stealing Michael Kors Handbags

BOCA RATON, FL ( -- Heidi Falcone, 35, of Jupiter (the city, not the planet) apparently really likes products by Michael Kors. Falcone ...

April 2015  West Boca News

Around 10 am today we were tipped off to a situation at Mission Bay Plaza. Readers and friends told us that there was a heavy police presence along with fire ...

Suncoast has most National Merit finalists in Palm Beach County  Palm Beach Post

Forty-three Palm Beach County public high school students are finalists this year for the prestigious National Merit Scholarship Program, and the largest group ...

Johnson named Volleyball associate head coach

Tonya Johnson returns to the Forty Acres for a second stint as associate head coach.

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A look back at Atlanta's 2012 Draft  Talking Chop

In the third edition of our four-part series about Atlanta's most recent drafts, I'm going to take a look at the ten best players selected by the Braves in the 2012 ...

Kalajians Cook Up a Storm Inside Their Armenian Kitchen  Armenian Weekly

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.—Want to know the perfect recipe for vosbov kufteh? How about the ideal bourma? Looking for a new and different pilaf recipe?

Lindsey Madore who planned to donate kidney to her mother dies in Florida  Daily Mail

Lindsey Madore, 17, had planned on being an organ donor before she was found unresponsive after having a seizure while inside a hot tub in a Boca Raton ...

Boca Raton Native Dennis Farrell Leaves Command Of USS Cole, Is Pentagon Bound

PIRAEUS, Greece – The Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Cole (DDG 67) held a change of command ceremony while in port on Jan. 21.

Jason Genova: The Saga of a YouTube Bodybuilding Broscience Celebrity  New Times Broward-Palm Beach

Dawn has yet to crawl up in the east, but 30-year-old Jason Genova is awake. No alarm need pluck him out of his sleep cycle. The first thought forming in his ...

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