| Nov 28, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Adam Faustini said his neighborhood has become too much like the movie "Animal House": A trio of drunken young adults offering to strip naked, sounds of carousing into morning's wee hours and a burn of tire tracks on his grass.
And that was all in a 12-...
| Nov 26, 2014
Buying into plans for high-end jobs to keep their students in Boca Raton came up during a community dialogue with trustees of Palm Beach State College.
"You're part of a vital educational cluster of 80,000 students," Mayor Susan Haynie said at the...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Florida Atlantic University's Board of Trustees on Tuesday was set to formally approve a new major – general studies – aimed at students who have not declared a major and are at risk of dropping out.
The new major reflects the university's...
| Nov 19, 2014
November is an even busier month than usual for the indefatigable Rolando Chang Barrero, artist and founder of the Boynton Beach Arts District.
In addition to finding time to paint, running the Arts District, having art walks, and children's and...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 2:01 PM
Tech Runway, billed as a new model for entrepreneurship in South Florida, will open Friday with five tenants at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
The first tenants are a company that simplifies shopping and shipping outside the country, a...
| Oct 1, 2014
Getting a jump on season, the Rotary Club of Boca Raton had two parties in 10 days, leading up to its big OPAL Awards Gala in January.
Introducing themselves as the three Musketeers, auctioneer Neil Saffer, business owner Peter Baronoff and architect...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Kicking the habit is tough, and in a newly published paper, a Florida Atlantic University researcher and her collaborators explain why: Nicotine withdrawal can mimic depression, making it more difficult to derive joy from even the best things in life....
| Nov 11, 2014
| 12:43 PM
A Florida Atlantic University publication is giving a whole new meaning to reading news on the go.
The Student Union on the Boca Raton campus has installed "Toilet Tribune," a newsletter of campus happenings, inside the more than 40 commodes and...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 1:40 PM
New leaders have been approved at Florida's top two public universities.
Former Florida House Speaker John Thrasher will lead Florida State University while Cornell University Provost W. Kent Fuchs will lead the University of Florida. The State...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 9:30 AM
Until recently, Steven Lewis, 66, of Delray Beach, was a "skeptical scientist."
An exercise physiologist and a visiting professor of clinical biomedical science in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton,...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 8:58 AM
Florida Congresswoman Lois Frankel is on a mission to help veterans move more easily from combat to college.
On the eve of Veterans Day, Frankel visited Florida Atlantic University Monday to seek input on legislation she's sponsoring that could help...