Have you been wondering how Boca Raton ended up with overcrowded schools and congested roads? Katie sat down with Boca resident Joe Graubart to understand how it happened and what can be done about it.
Boca Raton's schools are facing a major problem: overcrowding. Despite the issue, there is no clear plan to deal with the problem of classroom overcrowding for Boca High school students.
School overcrowding is not just an issue for Palm Beach County or Boca Raton. Cities all over the country are struggling to maintain a quality educational environment for their children. Increasing class sizes and overcrowded schools can be traced directly to poorly managed growth. If school expansion and construction of new schools does not keep [...]
What's Boca Saying? We are back with BocaWatch Publisher, Al Zucaro, for our end of the year wrap up of 2017. Al recaps the big wins of 2017 and forecasts BocaWatch in 2018.
John Dwyer is a former Boca Raton Fire Rescue, Police, EMS Dispatcher and photographer extraordinaire. He now focuses on the natural beauty of Boca Raton. Learn more about being a dispatcher and walk through a smattering of his Boca Raton photos with Katie.
What's Boca Saying? with Andrea Levine O'Rourke. Elected on a ‘Resident Friendly’ platform, Councilwoman O’Rourke shares her experiences having had a seat on the City Council for 9 months.
Publisher’s Comment: Boca Raton’s residents are active again. The last few years has seen residents stand up and push back against the local elected officials’ tendency to diminish the quality of life experienced throughout the city. This push back has encouraged individuals to contribute in many ways; ways requiring commitment of time, energy and treasure. [...]
In March of 2018 Boca Raton has an opportunity to make a big change on city council. Monica Mayotte will be running for Seat D and her campaign kick off began last Thursday night. Monica, a 21 year resident of Boca Raton, chose the Dubliner - a downtown favorite hot spot for her campaign kick [...]
In Part 2 of Boca's Waters, 4th generation Boca Ratonian Ryan Dick explains the dangers of Boca's plans to put boat ramps at Lake Wyman, proposes an alternative location and makes the case to keep ramps at Silver Palm Park.
Publishers Comment: At a time when a Palm Beach Post investigative reporter laid bare secret financial ties between Mayor Haynie and the largest land owner in Boca, a shadow is now cast on the entire City of Boca Raton government. What can be found and proven is one thing, but like an iceberg, the magnitude [...]