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Boca Raton Family Photos | 5 Of Our Favorite Places For Family Pictures

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Boca Raton by its very nature is one of the most picturesque communities in the United States. Even before human habitation, this once untamed wilderness provided an incredible array of natural beauty, not lost on the sparse native inhabitants centuries ago. Today, Boca Raton is certainly inhabited and is as known for its gorgeous luxury real estate and wealthy residents as it is for its unique natural setting. For our list of the best places in Boca Raton for family photos, we've combined both the natural and the architectural to give you some inspiration for where the family will look their best, at these unforgettable Boca Raton locations.

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Mizner Park

Mizner Park is the centerpiece of Boca Raton's vibrant downtown district. Named for the famed Architect whose imprint can be felt all over the city, Not far from communities like Winfield Park, Mizner Park is where upscale shopping, gourmet dining, and exciting nightlife converge. During the day, the gazebo, fountains, and rows of palm trees are all apt spots for a family photo - with beautiful Mizner-inspired buildings, bright sunshine, and the blue skies shining above. After dark, the numerous restaurants, all of which offer their special take on decor, provide a selection of colorful backdrops to complement the terrific food and craft cocktails served. ...

Best July 4th Events In Boca Raton | Where To See Fireworks In Boca Raton (2024)

Independence Day in Boca Raton (2024)

In the past few years, Boca Raton has expanded its annual holiday festivities across several notable dates. Already resplendent offerings such as the Annual Boca Raton Holiday Boat Parade now see complementary events, vendors, and activities to add to these centerpiece showcases. Though there are few notable celebrations between Memorial Day and Labor Day, July 4th stands tall as one of the greatest midsummer events enjoyed nationwide. In Boca Raton, we've always expected fireworks displays, local specials, and a few fun activities for kids. However, this year, both the City of Boca Raton and The Boca Raton Resort, are offering a series of exciting events for both the widespread public and the discerning few. As we delve into the details, learn whether Boca Raton the city or Boca Raton the resort, is right for you and your family this Independence Day!

fabulous friday at the boca raton

The City of Boca Raton will once again offer a resplendent selection of holiday events on Thursday, July 4th. This will be the 66th year that the city has offered a fireworks display, with their first in 1958. This year's 4th of July Celebration is officially termed The Fabulous Fourth and is sure to provide fun and entertainment for all ages and backgrounds....

Boca Raton History Part 4: A World At War

boca raton history part 4 - a world at war

A majority of pictures, research, and supporting materials were provided as a courtesy through our partnership with The Boca Raton Historical Society.

Life In Prewar Boca Raton 

In the 1930s Imperial Japan had been well underway in its campaign of expansion. By that time numerous atrocities had been committed and large swathes of the Pacific fell under the control of a regime that for years remained largely unchecked by Western powers. By 1931, Manchuria had been invaded and occupied. On July 7th, 1937, the nation leveraged the Marco Polo Bridge Incident as its impetus to invade mainland China, later achieving victory at The Battle of Shanghai, later occupying the current capital, Beijing, and the then-capital Nanjing. It is here in Nanjing that the viciousness of the occupying force may have reached its nadir, with thousands of civilians executed. In today's world, it would be nigh impossible to imagine such a disconnect from the widespread brutality of Imperial Japan, but in the world that preceded World War II, the way we saw the world, the way we read the news, and the way regional powers interacted was very different. Though contact and relations had been established for centuries between European and East-Asian powers, it was rare a European nation would take note of a conflict that didn't directly implicate their interests. 

The actions of Imperial Japan would remain somewhat under the radar when on September 1st, 1939, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. This...

The Ultimate Summer Home Maintenance Checklist

summer maintenance checklist 2023

Summer in Boca Raton is a time for outdoor recreation, distant trips, and a little downtime with a cold beverage. For families, this means camp for the kids and quiet afternoons for mom. For athletes, this means another torrid offseason of triple-digit temperatures. For the elderly, it means more time in their enclosed Florida rooms. Regardless of what your Summer shapes out to be, we're here to prepare you for the grunt work that goes into Boca Raton homeownership in the Summer. This checklist might not have the glamor of a day at the Boca Beach Club, but with a warm, humid, subtropical environment like ours, problems in your home can be magnified - especially for those with waterfront homes. Today's blog covers our comprehensive home cleaning checklist from top to bottom, inside and out. Read on and roll up your sleeves! It's time to get to work.

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Home Exterior

Your home exterior is the first line of defense against the elements, your outermost security blanket, and the first impression you provide for your guests, and future buyers.

  • CLEAN YOUR GUTTERS
  • PRESSURE WASH YOUR PAVERS AND DECKING
  • CHECK SECURITY SYSTEMS & MOTION DETECTOR LIGHTS
  • INSPECT AND PROPERLY TRIM YOUR TREES
  • ORGANICALLY FERTILIZE YOUR LAWN
  • DEEP CLEAN YOUR GRILL
  • CHECK WATER FILTRATION SYSTEMS
  • CLEAR YOUR DRYER VENT AND EXHAUST DUCT
  • SEAL DOORS AND WINDOWS

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