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23 Oct 2017

A ‘Schooling’ Crisis….A Consequence of Over-Development

By | October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|12 Comments

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: Along with this article by Jack McWalter, today’s video is part one on Jack’s BocaWatch series, ‘Schools on Steroids’.  All residents are encouraged to view this entire series.  Jack McWalter has reviewed many public records on this ‘over-crowding’ subject and offers the reader prospective not found within the public forums held in city [...]

19 Oct 2017

How our Communities Benefit from One Another

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: As sustainability becomes a prevalent issue for local governments, Municipalities and Counties both are realizing a ‘sustainable’ future is dependent on shared experiences and efforts.  Reported here is the beginning of inter-agency efforts to learn from and assist each other’s experiences.  South Florida’s shores, our dune lines and environmental health does not stop [...]

19 Oct 2017

We Really Did Know….The ‘True’ Susan Haynie Finally Outed

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|11 Comments

As was said time and time and time again during the mayoral campaign-especially at the 6500 Congress Ave. city sponsored debate, then candidate Susan Haynie denied that she would leave office prior to the end of a full three year term….Oh well…Less true words have never been spoken!!! For some time now, the ‘worst kept [...]

19 Oct 2017

Taming the Monster on Mizner!

By | October 19th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

While most of you were away… Under pressure from Boca Raton’s City Council/Community Redevelopment Agency and from advocacy groups such as and Boca Watch, the developer of the mammoth Mizner 200 project in downtown Boca agreed to correct the design and reduce the visual impact of the building.  The corrections are intended to bring [...]

16 Oct 2017

Free Market Access in Medical Care May be Dead with Boca Raton’s Elected Officials!

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|6 Comments

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: Boca Raton’s City Council is, once again, about to demonstrate its propensity to impose, through government power, an arbitrary public policy without adequate information or debate. At the City Council meeting on October 10, Ph.D. Candidate Eric Sevell took the public microphone to present a learned presentation and power point in opposition of [...]

16 Oct 2017

Boca Beaches New Dune Line

By | October 16th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|2 Comments

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT; Residents have been up in arms about over-development in Boca Raton.  One of the most outrageous issue over the last year is the possible beach development at 2500 and 2600 N. Ocean (A1A)…..Hurricane IRMA has unequivocally demonstrated the folly of allowing development on Boca Raton’s beach.  Jessica Gray’s article below clearly shows how [...]

12 Oct 2017

Trolling for Votes…City Council Passes Unenforceable Ordinance!

By | October 12th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|5 Comments

PUBLISHER’S COMMENT: At the request of Mayor Haynie, a ordinance banning the practice of ‘conversion therapy’ by licensed mental health professionals was introduced and passed by the City Council on Tuesday, October 10. Ordinance 5407 championed by the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council (PBCHRC) is based upon a ‘model ordinance’ aimed at protecting minors [...]

12 Oct 2017

Municipal Election, March 18…Just Got Very Interesting

By | October 12th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|4 Comments

PUBLISHER"S COMMENT: BREAKING News!!!....A 'resident friendly' candidate has filed to run for Boca Raton City Council Seat D. Monica Mayotte, today, filed the necessary paperwork to enter the March '18 municipal election challenging incumbent Councilman Robert Weinroth. BocaWatch will be covering this race closely to inform the voting public on all aspects of the candidates' [...]

9 Oct 2017

Florida Teacher to set up Satanic Display that Reads ‘May the Children Hail Statan’

By | October 9th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|8 Comments

The following article was written by Joshua Gill and originally appeared on A Florida teacher plans to erect a Satanic display at a park during the Christmas season to entice children to “hail Satan,” outraging local parents. Preston Smith, who teaches language arts at a Boca Raton middle school, said he plans to display [...]

9 Oct 2017

‘Thank You’ Boca Raton City Council!

By | October 9th, 2017|Categories: Hot Topics, Issues|1 Comment

PUBLISHER'S COMMENT: Boca Raton’s budgetary support for ‘sustainability’ is commended.  Recent reports suggest that the millennial generation favors sustainable and vibrant living environments.  The Sun Sentinel, on October 5th reported that the American public favors local and state governments’ do more to address these principles and do ‘more’ to fight ‘global warming’ while encouraging the [...]

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