Lulu Ramadan

Lulu Ramadan is a breaking news reporter for The Palm Beach Post covering crime and safety. She received a degree in Communication Studies from Florida Atlantic University, where she held the position of editor-in-chief at the college magazine, The University Press. 

Latest from Lulu Ramadan

How can Delray Beach improve its city website?
 DELRAY BEACH — The city of Delray Beach is planning a website redesign — and wants to hear ideas from residents to craft that plan. The city released an online survey to find out what residents like about its website, mydelraybeach.com, and how the site can improve.  The survey is open to residents, visitors, business...

Posted: 3 days ago

DELRAY BEACH — The city of Delray Beach is planning a website redesign — and wants to hear ideas from residents to craft that plan. The city released an online survey to find out what residents like about its website, mydelraybeach.com, and how the site can improve.  The survey is open to residents, visitors, business...
NEW: Overdose numbers continue to dwindle in Delray Beach
 DELRAY BEACH — Overdoses are on the decline in Delray Beach, continuing a trend that started last year. The latest data collected by the Delray Beach Police Department shows there were fewer citywide drug overdoses in March than that time frame last year and in 2016, when there was a record-breaking number of reported overdoses...

Posted: 3 days ago

DELRAY BEACH — Overdoses are on the decline in Delray Beach, continuing a trend that started last year. The latest data collected by the Delray Beach Police Department shows there were fewer citywide drug overdoses in March than that time frame last year and in 2016, when there was a record-breaking number of reported overdoses...
This weekend: Delray Beach’s Morikami Museum to hold Hatsume Fair
 DELRAY BEACH — Ring in the spring at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens’ largest annual festival, the Hatsume Fair, with Japanese street food, martial arts and bonsai demonstrations and an anime-inspired costume contest. During the fair, Morikami’s tranquil gardens will transform into a bustling festival...

Posted: 3 days ago

DELRAY BEACH — Ring in the spring at Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens’ largest annual festival, the Hatsume Fair, with Japanese street food, martial arts and bonsai demonstrations and an anime-inspired costume contest. During the fair, Morikami’s tranquil gardens will transform into a bustling festival...
Haynie says her firm wasn’t paid for job — investigators contradict her
 Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie’s family business collected at least $64,000 for installing surveillance cameras for a developer whose projects she voted on but Haynie told The Palm Beach Post six months ago that the 
               firm wasn’t paid at all for one of the jobs. A 
            
               county ethics investigation...

Posted: 4 days ago

Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie’s family business collected at least $64,000 for installing surveillance cameras for a developer whose projects she voted on but Haynie told The Palm Beach Post six months ago that the firm wasn’t paid at all for one of the jobs. A county ethics investigation...
Boca Mayor Haynie fined, reprimanded over financial ties to developer
 Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie admitted Monday that she violated the county’s code of ethics when she voted on projects that gave “a special financial benefit” to her firm’s client, developer James Batmasian. She was fined $500 and given a letter of reprimand in a settlement with the ethics commission. The ethics...

Posted: 5 days ago

Boca Raton Mayor Susan Haynie admitted Monday that she violated the county’s code of ethics when she voted on projects that gave “a special financial benefit” to her firm’s client, developer James Batmasian. She was fined $500 and given a letter of reprimand in a settlement with the ethics commission. The ethics...
NEW: Pro golfer Nick Price, Tom Fazio II to design Boca’s new public course
 BOCA RATON — Professional golfer Nick Price and well-known golf architect Tom Fazio II will design a highly anticipated public golf course that the city’s park district bought less than a year ago. The Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District, which owns and operates some of the city’s public parks, chose the...

Posted: 6 days ago

BOCA RATON — Professional golfer Nick Price and well-known golf architect Tom Fazio II will design a highly anticipated public golf course that the city’s park district bought less than a year ago. The Greater Boca Raton Beach and Park District, which owns and operates some of the city’s public parks, chose the...
NEW: Rafael Nadal’s tennis center in Boca is off the table — for now
 BOCA RATON — A proposal to build a private tennis center associated with tennis champion Rafael Nadal at a public Boca Raton park is off the table after a wave of public criticism. But it could return in a different form. Nadal, ranked No. 1 in the world, pitched a facility with six indoor tennis courts, a restaurant...

Posted: 6 days ago

BOCA RATON — A proposal to build a private tennis center associated with tennis champion Rafael Nadal at a public Boca Raton park is off the table after a wave of public criticism. But it could return in a different form. Nadal, ranked No. 1 in the world, pitched a facility with six indoor tennis courts, a restaurant...
VIDEO: Shouting, smashing and a baseball bat all in Delray road rage fight
 DELRAY BEACH — A short video captured a violent road rage exchange between two women on Lake Ida Road in Delray Beach. The video shows a woman emerge from her car with a baseball bat at Lake Ida Road near Rainberry Boulevard just after 8 a.m. The unidentified woman apparently then smashes the rear end of another...

Posted: 9 days ago

DELRAY BEACH — A short video captured a violent road rage exchange between two women on Lake Ida Road in Delray Beach. The video shows a woman emerge from her car with a baseball bat at Lake Ida Road near Rainberry Boulevard just after 8 a.m. The unidentified woman apparently then smashes the rear end of another...
NEW: Boca tennis deal with pro Rafael Nadal off the table — for now
 Tennis superstar 
               Rafael Nadal
             has been flirting with Boca Raton as the location for his first tennis learning academy in the United States for at least a year — but community resistance has apparently thwarted that plan. Nadal, ranked No. 1 in the world, pitched an indoor tennis facility with a restaurant...

Posted: 9 days ago

Tennis superstar Rafael Nadal has been flirting with Boca Raton as the location for his first tennis learning academy in the United States for at least a year — but community resistance has apparently thwarted that plan. Nadal, ranked No. 1 in the world, pitched an indoor tennis facility with a restaurant...
Spanish River I-95 interchange open, but construction continues through April
 BOCA RATON — The Interstate 95 interchange at Boca Raton’s sprawling Spanish River Boulevard is open to traffic, but some auxiliary lanes will close for paving in April. The ramps to and from the Spanish River Boularvard interchange,  between Yamato and Glades roads,  are open. Two remaining ramps that connect...

Posted: 9 days ago

BOCA RATON — The Interstate 95 interchange at Boca Raton’s sprawling Spanish River Boulevard is open to traffic, but some auxiliary lanes will close for paving in April. The ramps to and from the Spanish River Boularvard interchange, between Yamato and Glades roads, are open. Two remaining ramps that connect...
Delray Affair: Oldest and largest downtown festival this weekend
 DELRAY BEACH — Tents lined with food and drinks, arts and crafts and live entertainment return to downtown Delray Beach this weekend for the annual Delray Affair festival.  The oldest and largest festival in Delray Beach, the three-day Delray Affair opens Friday and lasts through Sunday evening. It is the largest arts and...

Posted: 9 days ago

DELRAY BEACH — Tents lined with food and drinks, arts and crafts and live entertainment return to downtown Delray Beach this weekend for the annual Delray Affair festival.  The oldest and largest festival in Delray Beach, the three-day Delray Affair opens Friday and lasts through Sunday evening. It is the largest arts and...