Boca Raton resident sets the bar for Community volunteering, and local CEO Mark Simmons finds listening to the whispers of necessity more rewarding than the calls of self promotion.
‘A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out’ - George Bernard Shaw Remembering Skip Sheffield 1947 ~ 2017 On Thursday evening local journalist Skip Sheffield passed peacefully in his sleep. To many Skip represented the face of old Boca and in every respect he represented the best of Boca. [...]
Traffic is always a major area of concern for the residents of Boca Raton. Alec Esposito is here to speak with Katie about a new option to relieve some of the gridlock. His company, The Free Ride, would make it possible for commuters to get around Boca Raton with no cost to them - watch [...]
On this episode of What Boca is Saying, Katie sits down with Bill DeAngelis, a Paradise Palms resident, to discuss the pros and cons of MidTown Boca.
On this episode of What Boca is Saying, Katie sits down with Kirk Wolak to discuss voter fraud and how it impacts us on the local level. Wolak, who is a mathematician and computer scientist, maintains a database of all of South Florida's registered voters - giving him insights into any fraud taking place.
On this episode of What Boca is Saying, Katie sits down with Eric Gooden who was recently elected Chair of the Boca Raton Community Advisory Panel. Developed to keep residents informed on City Council happenings, members of the panel meet on the second Thursday of every month and submit the residents' concerns to the City [...]
"Smell the roses; you only get to play one round" - Ben Hogan At the May 2nd Federation of Homeowners meeting, attendees were provided an advance look at the Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District’s Executive Director, Attorney Art Koski, report scheduled for a joint meeting of the District and the City Council scheduled for [...]
The Way Boca Does Business Check out part 2 of Katie's two-part interview with Downtown Business Alliance of Boca Raton's President Michael Liss below.
On this episode of What Boca is Saying, Katie sits down with Michael Liss - the president of the Downtown Business Alliance of Boca Raton - to discuss Downtown's changing atmosphere with the man leading the charge. Liss founded the organization to help draw professionals into the heart of Downtown Boca and serve as voice [...]
This episode of BocaWatch's series "What Boca is Saying" features conversations between Katie Barr and Lenore Wachtel. Mrs. Wachtel shares words of wisdom as a member of the Boca Raton Financial Advisory Board and diligent champion for citizens rights!