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        VOL. 17 NO. 10                                                                           OCTOBER 2023

      8th Annual Boca Raton Bowl                                                  Hall of Famer Bernhard Langer

      Great Chefs Tailgate Showcase                                               To Defend PGA TOUR

      Heats Up Wednesday, Nov. 8th                                                CHAMPIONS Title At Broken

      “Food, Fun and Fundraising” with 25+ Area Chefs, Brew                       Sound November 3rd-5th
      Masters and Mixologists

         An impressive roster of 25+ top local chefs, breweries and cocktail masters are   By Rebecca Seelig
      bringing their A-game to triumph at the annual Boca Raton Bowl Great Chefs Tailgate      Bernhard Langer is one
      Showcase, on Wednesday, November 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (with an alternate   of  five  golfers  who  have
      rain date the next day, Thursday, November 9th).                            won tournaments in all six
                                                                                  continents where the sport
      8th Annual Boca Raton Bowl on page 3                                        is played. Yet the two-time
                                                                                  Masters champion continues
                                                                                  to  prove  there  is  no  place
                                                                                  like home.
                                                                                     The Boca Raton
                                                                                  resident  and  World  Golf
                                                                                  Hall of Famer has won his
                                                                                  hometown TimberTech
                                                                                  Championship three times  Bernhard Langer
                                                                                  and  will  defend  his  title
                                                                                  when the PGA TOUR Champions event is held at Broken Sound Club Nov. 3rd-5th. He
                                                                                  captured last year’s event by six shots.
                                                                                     “It’s always awesome to win anywhere in the world, but to win in your hometown in
                                                                                  front of family and friends is that much more meaningful and special,” Langer said. “I wish
                                                                                  they had 10 tournaments around here.” The tournament has been held at Broken Sound’s
                                                                                  legendary Old Course every year since it began in 2007, except for last year when the course
                                                                                  was being re-designed by famous golf course architect Rees Jones.
      A stellar roster of chefs and brew masters are bringing their A-game in friendly competition
      to benefit Spirit of Giving’s Annual Holiday Gift Drive.                    Hall of Famer Bernhard Langer on page 7
      BRiC’s 8th Annual Christmas Tree  City of Boca’s Tree Lighting

      Lighting November 16th Opens                                                Ceremony November 18th Sparks

      Free Community Extravaganza                                                 “Very Merry Holidays” Festivities

         CP Group is inviting                                                        Boca Raton’s “Very Merry
      the Boca community to the                                                   Holidays,”  a  series  of  winter
      official launch of its festivities                                          holiday festivities, kicks off on
      when it presents the first                                                  Saturday, November 18th from
      free and open-to-the-public                                                 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Mizner
      community Tree Lighting &                                                   Park Amphitheater,  with  the
      Holiday Extravaganza of the                                                 annual Tree  Lighting,  a  free
      2023 holiday season.                                                        holiday happening, culminating
         Featuring WPTV’s First                                                   with the City of Boca Raton’s
      Alert  Chief  Meteorologist                                                 and Mizner Park’s annual tree
      Steve  Weagle  as  emcee,                                                   lighting ceremony.
      the evening will be packed                                                     Festivities  will  include
      with  family  fun,  complete                                                live  music  on  the  Mizner
      with  the  first  Santa  arrival                                            Amphitheater stage; a holiday vendor marketplace; lighting displays throughout Mizner
      and a “meet and greet” with                                                 Park; food trucks; kids craft area, and free photos with Santa Claus.
                                                                                     The evening will feature the ceremonial lighting of the city’s tree led by Mayor Scott
      BRiC’s 8th Annual        At  CP  Group’s  Annual  Tree  Lighting  and  Holiday   Singer and City Council at 7:15 p.m., that will illuminate simultaneously with Mizner Park’s
      Christmas Tree Lighting   Extravaganza eventgoers will be the first in Boca Raton to   30-foot “Merry Magenta” tree at the south end of the center and all of the holiday lights and
      on page 4                share their holiday wishes with Santa.             displays, to bring vibrant flamingos and an under-the-sea theme throughout Downtown Boca.

                                                                                  City of Boca’s Tree Lighting Ceremony on page 3

                                                                                      Mayor Scott Singer Takes an Historic Trip! – See page 10
                                                                                      New! City of Boca Raton’s “Moonlight Markets” – See page 8
                                                                                           Unique Artisans Shopping * Fun Food and Drinks
                                                                                           2 Evenings Only: November 2nd…December 14th
                                                                                      City of Boca Raton Wins 5 SUNsational Awards – See page 9
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