Clear Your Space and Remove Hazardous Waste this Weekend

Clear Your Space and Remove Hazardous Waste this Weekend

By: Chris Brunner Get ready to make room in your garage because on Saturday you can safely dispose of all types of household hazardous materials that you’ve been meaning to, but haven’t had the chance. The cities of Coral Springs, Coconut Creek, Tamarac, Fort Lauderdale, Oakland Park, and Pompano Beach have established a cooperative agreement that will allow residents […]

Stop the BS and the Lies: Trump’s Attack on Clinton

Stop the BS and the Lies: Trump’s Attack on Clinton

By: Roy Trachtenberg Stop the bitching. There is a widespread belief that some voters don’t like the choices for our next President. Well, too late – this is the choice:  Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump. If you don’t vote – it’s essentially a vote for Donald Trump. South Florida has to outvote North Florida or, like in […]

Candidate Shares Vision Once Elected to the City Commission

Candidate Shares Vision Once Elected to the City Commission

By: Gerald Heller In the July issue of the Tamarac Tam-A-Gram, an article says “What does it take to make a thriving community? At the very least, quality housing options and a good supply of jobs. Tamarac has both.” Unfortunately, these two things are not available for most Tamarac residents. For instance, the financial crisis in […]

Man who Robbed Four Walgreens Stores Turns Himself in to Detectives

Man who Robbed Four Walgreens Stores Turns Himself in to Detectives

By: Chris Brunner After detectives released security videos of him committing a series of nearly identical strong armed robberies at four different Walgreens stores, the suspect turned himself in to law enforcement. Keith Fitzgerald Knowles Jr., 27, of Lauderhill, surrendered to law enforcement Sunday morning.  He used the same technique for each crime. After selecting an item, […]

Sheriff Scott Israel on our 911 Call Takers And Dispatchers

Sheriff Scott Israel on our 911 Call Takers And Dispatchers

A Message from Sheriff Scott Israel: “911; what is your emergency?” These are words you never want to hear, but for our E-911 call takers, they are all too familiar.  BSO’s call takers and dispatchers are the first of the first responders, responsible not only for receiving incoming emergency calls, but also for assessing the […]