Day of Design: 20 Years of Newspaper Design
Boca Raton News
Boca Raton, Fla.
The Boca Raton News, owned by the South Florida Media Company, is the local community newspaper of Boca Raton, Fla. The paper began publication Dec. 2, 1955, published by Robert and Lora Britt, and edited by Margert Olsson. Initially a weekly publication, it later began daily operation.
Later self-titled The News, the paper attained a daily circulation of 35,000 throughout Palm Beach County, along with its website bocanews.com. On Aug. 21, 2009, the Boca Raton News staff was informed by its publisher that it would cease publication as of Aug. 23, 2009. The Boca Raton Historical Society maintains a searchable digital archive of issues of The News from 1995 through 1970.