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13 Sep 2017

Homeowner Association Responsibility

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|7 Comments

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: I saw a recent post on social media that called attention to the role that HOAs have to the community they represent.  By publishing this comment below, BocaWatch, is hoping to encourage responsible residents to post similar situations in other neighborhoods and Homeowner Associations.  This first identified situation apparently has been an issue for years in [...]

6 Sep 2017

God Speed….Be Safe!

By | September 6th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|0 Comments

With Hurricane Irma heading our way our focus is on safety. A hurricane can bring out the worst of Mother Nature and the best of Human Nature. Let your neighbors know your hurricane plans and know their plans as well. If you are evacuating, leave early. Lawn furniture or potted plants need to be stored, [...]

31 Aug 2017

Important Tidbits from the Beach and Park District!

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

It seems like there is Beach and Park District meeting every week for the last few months and last night’s meeting proved to be a significant import and interest. The posted subjects were 1) Discuss Oceanfront Properties and 2) Discuss FY 2017-2018 Budget.  For purposes of this recap, the Budget issue will be reserved for [...]

31 Aug 2017

The Silence is Deafening – A ‘Dog and Pony’ Show for Sure!

By | August 31st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

Going into the Tri-rails meetings this week, many attendees thought that the big reveal would be if anyone had a plan on how pedestrians cross Military Trail. To the surprise of most of us we learned that not only is there no plan for the pedestrians, but that there may not even be a train station in [...]

28 Aug 2017

Beach Cleanup- Is Everyone’s Responsibility

By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

I have been coming to Boca Raton since the mid 60's, from Camino Real to Spanish River on A1A it was sand dunes that we climbed over to get to the beach. Condos were few and far between. The beaches were pristine. I remember seeing a sea turtle nesting as a young girl, that image [...]

28 Aug 2017


By | August 28th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

As reported by BocaWatch last month (see “So the Games have Begun: Local Election 2018!!!”), the March municipal election is off and running and so are the incumbents. Boca Raton City Council seats C and D are up this election cycle with current City Council members, Jeremy Rodgers and Robert Weinroth officially announcing for re-election.  [...]

24 Aug 2017

KUDOS!! Thoughtful Outcomes from our City Council

By | August 24th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|9 Comments

With an incredible amount of government activity this week, it became tiring to capture it all.  In fact, to even watch the CRA and City Council meetings required over 11 hours of time in chambers or on Boca TV. With that said, presented here are just a few of the items thought to be of [...]

21 Aug 2017


By | August 21st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|6 Comments

Midtown Boca - Call to Action August 29th and August 30th …Get informed Please plan to attend a Public Kick-off meeting for the general public concerned about the Midtown Boca project, scheduled for 6:00 P.M., August 29th at the Spanish River Library.  Additional details are contained in this article. Make no mistake…Midtown is a big [...]

21 Aug 2017

SAVE THE DATE: Boca Raton’s Garden Club: Annual “Holiday House”

By | August 21st, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|0 Comments

Press Release: The Boca Raton Garden Club will present its annual Holiday House fundraiser on Friday , Saturday and Sunday Nov 3 – 5 2017 from 9AM to 3PM, in its clubhouse and gardens at 4281 NW 3rd Ave in Boca . Recently honored “Best Garden Club” in the Deep South Region of National Garden [...]

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