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      City Of Boca Raton’s 48th Annual Holiday Boat Parade To Light

      Up The Waterways On Saturday, December 17 At 6:30 P.M.

      By Hillary Reynolds                                additional public viewing locations at Silver Palm Park   set for January 6. Both
                                                         and Wildflower Park.                              events will take place
         Boca Raton’s  48th Annual  Holiday Boat Parade      Vessels of various categories and sizes are invited to participate   at Waterstone Resort.
      on Saturday, December 17 will begin at 6:30 p.m. and   including row boats (kayaks, canoes, and paddleboats), power      Cash  prizes  will
      light up the waterways beginning at the C-15 Canal   boats, and sail boats from under 25 feet to over 35 feet.  be given for each
      (Delray/Boca  border),  traveling  south,  with  primary      A mandatory Captain’s Meeting for participants will be   category. Judging criteria is based on lights, colors,
      public viewing and  activities at  Red Reef  Park, and   on December 12, and the After Party/Awards Ceremony is   music, and overall effect; winners will be determined by
                                                                                                           point total. Enthusiasm counts, so make sure you have
                                                                                                           everyone waving and showing their holiday spirit when
        Our WILD Places                                                                                    you pass the judge’s stand!
                                                                                                             For more information or to enter the parade, visit www.

        By Steve Handwerker                              creating wildlife corridors and habitat connectivity
                                                         which require habitats to connect to. Remnant prairies
           The  North American                           are essential seed sources for plants needed by native   Attention Dog Owners
        Grassland Conservation                           plant nurseries and land managers working to restore
        Act was introduced in                            grasslands that have been destroyed. Those remnants that
        the U.S. Senate. This law                        have survived provide paradigms for re-creating those   It is your responsibility to pick up after your dog.
                                                                                                                           It’s the law.
        would create voluntary                           lost habitats. These remnants are what is left of nature in   Some of you have been negligent in doing so.
        protection and restoration                       one of the most altered landscapes on the planet. When         Please keep our
        of  North America’s                              we think of conservation and having a voice to engage it   Boca Pointe community beautiful!
        grasslands and the                               consider these areas whenever you can!!!
        livelihoods and wildlife that depend on them by creating
        a landowner-driven voluntary incentive based program      Dr. Steven E. Handwerker Ph.D D.Div
        to conserve and restore these vital ecosystems.     Board Certified Licensed Clinical Psychologist 45
           Scientists have discovered that prairie plants have   years                                       Lease Renewals
        superpowers: they can come back to life after lying      International Association  for  the Advancement  of
        dormant for decades. Prairies are sacred gems. They   Human Welfare, Inc. (501-c-3 since 1997)
        are recognized by the U.S. Department of the Interior                               Renters- If you plan to renew your lease
        as a National Natural Landmark. Conservationists      Books, Poetry and Blog                       at  Boca Pointe,  please provide the  BPCA
        increasingly have emphasized the value and need of                                                  Management office a copy of your renewal
                                                                                                            lease and vehicle registration prior to your
                                                                                                            lease expiration date. Both items are needed
                                                                                                            to ensure that your transponder does not get
                                                                                                            deactivated when the lease ends. Please email
                                                                                                              Thank you! 

                           Compassionate Breast Care Takes The Breast Center at West Boca Diagnostic Imaging Team

              Matthew Goodwin, MD     Daniel Kovacs, MD, FACS   Jon Rosensweig, MD   Luisa Gonzalez, RT.R.M  Jill Jacobson, RT.R.M  Suzan Pooran, Scheduler

            We are focused on comprehensive breast
            care with an emphasis on prevention, early

            detection and personalized treatment.

            Our innovative screening services include:
            • 3D Digital Screening & Diagnostic Mammography                                   7070 Palmetto Park Rd., Boca Raton

            • Stereotactic, Ultrasound-guided, and MRI-guided breast biopsies       
            • On-site Radiologists Fellowship trained in Breast Imaging
            • Breast MRI & Ultrasound                                                           To schedule an appointment,
            • Same-day Mammography results for Diagnostic Mammograms                            call 844-319-3217.
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