By: Laura Amos Students in the J.P. Taravella High School DECA club are focusing on crisis prevention with the launch of their latest project, Here 2 Help. This project aims to promote Crisis Text Line, a national non-profit organization that provides free mental health support from trained crisis counselors. The DECA club wants to increase […]
Shortly after I was elected Sheriff, I was invited to a local Boys and Girls Club to learn about the club and the children it serves. During that visit, I began playing basketball and closely interacting with one particular boy.
The proposed penny tax isn’t just a penny increase, it is a penny per dollar – or one percent, up to the first $5,000.00.This works out to just under an 18 percent tax total increase.
Whether you are hoping to find a fresh start, a better job or a new career direction, job seekers will find a wealth of exciting opportunities at this free Career Fair in Tamarac
As a father, I am incredibly proud to see my children grow into upstanding young adults.
Seniors are invited to a free Health Fair sponsored by Baptist Health South Florida featuring a variety of health screenings and wellness advice.
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 […]
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 […]
JP Taravella High School Drama is holding its semi-annual “Huge Community Yard Sale” to help the students raise funds for their upcoming production of Cinderella in November.
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 […]
The armed robber came and went in a flash, but luckily, an alert neighbor caught the Wednesday afternoon robbery on camera.
Broward County Animal Care will once again team up with NBC6 and Telemundo 51 to host the second annual Clear the Shelters national pet adoption drive…
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, […]
Everyone deserves a second chance. As individuals, we undoubtedly will make mistakes. It’s how we learn from those mistakes and move forward that determine our resolve and shape the remainder of our lives.
The Broward Sheriff’s Office is thriving; violent crime has plummeted since 2012, morale is up and transparency and accountability have never been greater. Yet our successes are not ours alone…
In a touching video, one man is reunited with his dog that he hasn’t seen since he was stolen from him two years ago.
The Tamarac Tomahawks are seeking experienced players for their Fall 2016 Travel Baseball tryouts on Saturday, May 14, 2016 to round out the rosters for their teams.
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.
Bring family and friends for a night out and enjoy live music during a Concert on the Green with the Big City Dogs.
As sheriff, the responsibility to keep communities safe falls squarely on my shoulders—and it’s a task I do not take lightly….