West Boca Weekend Roundup: April 24-27

Entrepreneurship on the Side: Owning a Business Doesn’t Have to Take Over your Life,  Glades Road Public Library, April 24 at 10 a.m. Please preregister for this 2 hour program at 862-4726.

J.D. Danner Band, Shops at Boca Center, April 25 at 7 p.m.

Classical Music: Utopian Strings, Beifield Auditorium at Levis JCC, April 25 at 10:30 a.m. Free admission.

Magic Show, Shops at Boca Center, April 26 at 11 a.m.

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Almost, Maine in Boca?

Lynn Drama students and faculty will perform the Almost, Maine on April 23, 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m. at the Wold Performing Arts Center. This romantic comedy was written by John Cariani and directed by Adam Simpson. The comedy was first performed on stage at the Portland Stage Company in 2004.

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Shadowood Adding Walgreens Outbuilding

Shadowood Plaza, on the northeast corner of Glades and 441, has blocked off a huge section of the parking lot on the Glades Road side. With a little research we determined that they’re building a new “outbuilding” in the parking lot, close to Glades in front of where the Walgreens is now, and the building will house a new and larger Walgreens.

Here’s a part of the site plan from Shadowood property manager Terranova. The future outbuilding is highlighted by a yellow rectangle around it at the bottom of the image.

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Every Sole Counts in West Boca

In Jacob’s Shoes, a Non profit Foundation providing new and gently used shoes to children in need, is having its 4th Annual Celebration on May 1st, 2014. The party will be at the Lakeside Terrace, 7880 Glades Road in Boca Raton, from 6 to 8 p.m. The night will include dinner, an open bar, live and silent auctions and entertainment. Tickets are $100 per person and may be purchased online. For more information, call 954-757-9030.

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5 Arrests: Burglary, Battery & More

Christopher Campbell (23) was arrested on Monday morning on felony charges of burglary and grand theft, and has not been released yet.

Mr. Campbell’s reported address is a house in Mission Bay on the south side of Glades.

He has a minimal history with a traffic case from 2006 that was dropped and a speeding ticket in February that he resolved just a few days before this arrest.


Michael Russo (21) was also arrested Monday morning on a probation violation. A resident of The Lakes at Boca Rio, Russo has a history of several traffic cases dating back to 2009, including repeat accusations of driving while suspended or revoked.

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