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Former Fla. Congressman has record expunged — The Associated Press WASHINGTON - Former Florida Congressman Trey Radel, who resigned in January after pleading guilty to cocaine possession, has had his record expunged. Radel had been told that if he successfully completed probation the charge against him would be dismissed and he could apply to have his record expunged.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @pbpost: Ex-Fla. Congressman Trey Radel, who resigned after pleading guilty to cocaine possession, has his record expunged.

Dolphins TE Dion Sims out Sunday vs. Chargers; LB Koa Misi, LG Daryn Colledge questionable — By Andrew Abramson Tight end Dion Sims, who had two receptions for 51 yards against Jacksonville, was ruled out of Sunday's game against San Diego with a toe injury. Sims is the No. 2 tight end behind Charles Clay but sometimes plays alongside Clay.
Oct 31, 2014

#Dolphins coach Philbin dealing with "very serious" family issue that's cost him two practices. He will coach Sunday…

Oct 31, 2014

#Dolphins TE Dion Sims out Sunday vs. Chargers; LB Koa Misi, LG Daryn Colledge questionable…

Video: NFL player acts strange after being arrested for... — By Cox Media Group National Content Desk Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle obviously chose to ignore his right to remain silent. The 22-year-old made headlines earlier this month after allegedly being caught shoplifting $123 worth of cologne and underwear from a department store.

Art Fest planned Sunday at El Sol in Jupiter — ArtFest at the El Sol Neighborhood Resource Center in Jupiter is planned Sunday, November 2, 2014 from noon to 4 p.m. The event at the center at the southwest corner of Indiantown Road and Military Trail is scheduled to have artwork from Guatemalan, Mexican, and other Latin American artists i...

Was your favorite picture of Boynton Beach chosen as a winner? — By Alex Seltzer Boynton Mayor Jerry Taylor today announced the winners of the city's Focus on Planning Photo Contest. The contest was held to commemorate National Community Planning Month and recognized urban design features in Boynton.

Boynton officer accused of rape in jail without bond — Palm Beach Post Staff Writer A Boynton Beach Police officer accused of raping a 20-year-old woman at gunpoint on the hood of his marked police car is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail without bond. Officer Stephen Maiorino, 35, has been charged with armed sexual battery, armed kidnapping and unlawful compensation or reward for official behavior by the state attorney's office.
Oct 31, 2014

Boynton officer accused of rape in jail without bond

New stores set to open in the Boynton Beach Mall — Two new stores and a popular ice cream shop are opening their doors at the Boynton Beach Mall. Mall officials announced this week that Dippin' Dots has opened near the shopping center's Center Court, while retailers Shoe Max and Today's Look are expected to open in November.

Dolphins WR Mike Wallace: I was speaking the truth, not trying to fire up my team — By Andrew Abramson Dolphins receiver Mike Wallace made headlines earlier this week when he said Miami's "offense was shit" in the 27-13 win against Jacksonville - a game that the Dolphins won courtesy of two defensive touchdowns. But Wallace said Thursday he wasn't trying to use motivational tactics to fire up a passing game that ranks 25th in the NFL.

Starbucks announces coffee delivery service — By Jay Strubberg Gone are the days of standing in line for one, maybe two, possibly three whole minutes to grab your morning cup of Joe! (Video via YouTube / Billy Boulia) Starbucks announced Thursday it's planning a new online and mobile service that will deliver, yes - deliver - coffee, drinks and snacks of your desire right to your home or office in select locations.

Should Lake Worth crack down on panhandlers? — Panhandlers are nothing new in downtown Lake Worth. The area around the city's laid-back Lake Avenue strip, with an underused plaza, a Starbucks cafe, shaded benches and proximity to a large waterfront park, is a magnet for occasional vagrants and solicitors, and it has been for years.
Oct 31, 2014

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Bake cupcakes with a Boynton cop and feed the hungry — A 9-year-old boy named Jake Lemon is on a mission to feed the hungry and he's come up with an idea on how to involve the community. Ever think you could make cupcakes with a Boynton police officer? Actually, two gourmet cupcakes? Well, Jake is giving you the opportunity.
Oct 31, 2014

Bake cupcakes with a Boynton cop and feed the hungry

Robed zombie fighters winning in Florida, but they’re no superheroes — By Kim Miller Following a Halloween theme, RealtyTrac has released its latest zombie foreclosure tally showing Florida winning the battle against vacant and abandoned foreclosures as judges work overtime to clear cases from the system.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @pbpostrealtime: Robed zombie fighters winning in Florida, but they’re no superheroes

Boynton Beach police officer accused of rape — By Linda Santacruz Palm Beach Post Staff Writer A woman is accusing a Boynton Beach officer of raping her, according to city police. Officer Stephen Maiorino is facing charges of armed sexual battery and armed kidnapping. According to a source close to the investigation, the charges stemmed from an incident about two weeks ago.
Oct 30, 2014

Boynton Beach police officer raped woman,20, at gunpoint on hood of police car, according to report

Oct 30, 2014

RT @pbpost: UPDATE: Boynton chief 'disturbed and disgusted' with findings.

Dolphins LB Chris McCain to university that dismissed him: Stop using my photos — By Andrew Abramson Dolphins linebacker Chris McCain is starting a war with the University of California, publicly asking the school that dismissed him last year to stop using his photos on the web site. I would appreciate it if The University of California at Berkeley would not put any pictures of me on any of their websites.
Oct 31, 2014

Chris McCain: Really? Did you actually say this stuff with a straight face? Puleeze.…

Oct 30, 2014

#Dolphins LB Chris McCain calls out university that dismissed him to stop using his photo. Says "dirty stuff" went on…

Hurricanes freshman QB Brad Kaaya continues to impress — Palm Beach Post Staff Writer CORAL GABLES - The numbers would tell you Brad Kaaya produced the lowest single-game output of his short Hurricanes career last Thursday. His coaches would tell you that doesn't matter. Kaaya completed just 7-of-16 passes for 92 yards and a touchdown in Miami's 30-6 rout of Virginia Tech, but the 19-year-old true freshman quarterback ran the offense like a veteran.
Oct 30, 2014

Numbers didn't show how impressive Brad Kaaya was last week:… plus, Miami's pre-UNC injury report.

Closing arguments: Domino urges ‘message’ to Obama; Murphy distances self from Washington — By George Bennett Republican congressional challenger Carl Domino today released the final TV ad for his challenge to U.S. Rep. Patrick Murphy, D-Jupiter, and not surprisingly it includes footage of President Barack Obama and urges voters to use the congressional race to "send a message" to the unpopular chief executive.
Oct 30, 2014

Closing arguments: Domino urges ‘message’ to Obama; Murphy distances self from Washington

Halloween: Twitterverse loves ‘It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown’ — By Larry Aydlette On ABC tonight at 8 p.m., "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown" airs again for one final Halloween Eve treat. If you think an old pre-CGI cartoon from 1966 with a lot of statically drawn kids talking far above their grade level has no interest for a young, social-media obsessed generation, you get a rock.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @pbpost: Why The Social Media Generation Loves "It's The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown"

From Our Archives: Celebrities in South Florida — Burt Reynolds "smooching" Sylvester Stallone? Paul Newman hot and sweaty outside his wrecked sports car. A young and lovely Angie Dickinson talking about her emerging career. They're all part of the extensive photo files of The Palm Beach Post and our defunct sister paper, The Miami News.

Missing Boynton Beach teacher’s debit card swiped in St. Johns... — By Linda Santacruz Palm Beach Post Staff Writer A debit card transaction at a Publix in St. Johns County is the latest in a series of clues detectives have to track down the missing Boynton Beach elementary school teacher, sources said. Detectives learned Steven Stark's debit card has been used several times in St.
Oct 30, 2014

RT @pbpost: Missing Boynton Beach teacher's debit card swiped in St. Johns County