New City Hall is a White Elephant » Coral Springs Talk

By: Howard Melamed Back in September, I wrote an article providing factual information concerning the new city hall and taxes and shared two points: The City Hall is over budget. The City hall is behind schedule in its opening for December.  I also said that the increase in cost for this Taj Mahal [...]

33311 Walk and Family Festival to Combat Human Trafficking : South Florida Caribbean News

Children’s Services Council of Broward County, Mt. Bethel Human Services Corporation Host the 33311 Walk and Family Festival  LAUDERHILL – The Children’s Services Council (CSC) of Broward County, in partnership with Mt. Bethel Human Services Corporation and dozens of other organizations, is sponsoring the 33311 Walk and Family Festival on January 27, 10 a.m.-2 [...]

24 Violations at City Fish Market – West Boca News

City Fish Market in Boca Raton with ironic Do Not Enter sign; image by Google. City Fish Market tops our latest inspection report with 24 violations including 4 marked high priority. The worst of it was stop sales on a few items for temperature abuse, and issues with some fish. Nonexempt fish offered [...]

Corona Electric Beach With Claptone at America’s Backyard January 13

Hidden behind a golden bird mask and white gloves, the DJ and producer known as Claptone is a mystery. Asked about the story behind the mask, the Berlin-based house-music savant remains coy. "The mask is an integral part of me since I accepted it as a gift, which happened so long ago that I [...]

Tournament Scheduled to Raise Funds for 9-Year-Old’s Fight Against Leukemia – Parkland Talk

Logan Cruz with soccer friends at Pine Trails Park. Photo Courtesy Logan Cruz Foundation.By: Sharon Aron Baron A fundraiser has been set to raise money for 9-year-old Logan Cruz who was diagnosed with leukemia last August.  Both Coral Springs and Parkland residents are gathering together in support of Logan’s fight against cancer. They have [...]

What’s open and closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Broward CountyGovernment/Schools• Federal, state, county and municipal offices will be closed Monday.• Public schools, colleges and universities will be closed. Services• Banks, stock markets and post offices will be closed Monday. There will be no regular mail delivery Monday.• Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Center will be closed. In the event of [...]

Staffer for Fort Lauderdale mayoral candidate accused of…

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - An 18-year-old staffer for Fort Lauderdale mayoral candidate Dean Trantalis has been arrested, accused of damaging rival campaign signs and running from a police officer, officials said. Elijah Manley, who is also running for a seat on the Broward County School Board, faces a charge of resisting an officer without violence. He was released on $100 [...]

Brightline begins higher-speed train service — and passengers give thumbs up

The first paying passengers on Brightline Saturday gave mostly good reviews to the higher-speed express train service that currently runs between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach.“It looked like a brand new space-age train,” said Mark Marovitch, who drove to Fort Lauderdale from New Smyrna Beach to ride Brightline. “It’s nicer than a [...]

BSO, Deerfield Beach Ignore Claim That Manager Forcibly Kissed Employee, Said He “Loved Black Women”

BSO, Deerfield Beach Ignore Claim That Manager Forcibly Kissed Employee, Said He "Loved Black Women"  Miami New TimesFull coverage Source link

Funky Buddha’s Maple Bacon Coffee Porter Festival in Oakland Park

It’s that time of year! Funky Buddha Brewery is rolling out its ‘breakfast in a glass’ craft beer brew.  The Oakland Park-based brewery hosts an all-out festival Saturday to mark the limited bottle release of its popular Maple Bacon Coffee Porter. The beer became a hit when it was released at Funky Buddha’s [...]