Mayor Beth Flansbaum-Talabisco will soon be back. As reported in the Sun-Sentinel today, Judge Imperato dismissed all criminal charges against her and ruled that there was no evidence that she received any personal benefit from the Chaits, a controversial father and son team of developers.
Tails are waggin’ at the Humane Society of Broward County in anticipation of PetPals Summer Camp 2012! We have TONS of fun new activities, games and programs planned. If you like spending time with animals and learning about them, this is the camp for you!
The live Tamarac at Twilight Concert in the Park showcases bands and solo artists from all over the State. Grab your lawn chairs, family and friends and enjoy an evening of dancing under the stars. Each concert is free to the public and is located at the Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street.
This amazing ice cream soda fountain is like stepping inside a time machine. Only minutes away in Coral Springs, you’ll be surrounded by treasures dating back as far as 1900!
Children are home from school next week for spring break. All of our parks including the dog park and skate park are still closed on Monday due to budget cuts. Wait until you read what the City was able to buy with our money though……..
Please show your support for the Dunkley family who lost everything to a fire in January. Mom and dad currently have two beautiful daughters and have another child on the way. The Kiwanis needs your help to help this family move back into their home.
The Dunkley’s were about to receive the exciting news at their doctor’s on January 3rd, whether Yajaira, or “Laly” as she likes to be called, was carrying a baby girl or boy.
In what was supposed to be a joyful time of their lives instantly became devastation when Howard received a phone call from his neighbor telling him his home was on fire.
The Multi Chamber Business Showcase and Networking event was a big hit, with over 350 people attending. Members from the Tamarac, Coral Springs, Margate, Sunrise, Lauderhill and Pompano Chambers of Commerce, gathered together to broaden networking circles. Click here to see the photos…….
On Wednesday, Feb 29th, 2012 the Tamarac Chamber of Commerce will be presenting a Joint Chamber of Commerce Networking & Showcase here in Tamarac where five other chambers from around Broward County will be participating.
Buy a bit of Tamarac history in this beautiful home and you can bet that you will have a place unlike any other cookie-cutter builder home here in South Florida!
Named the “Horizon House,” This home was a showcase of modern design in the 1970’s. I originally wrote about it on back on the Woodlands Country Club website in 2010. It is now for sale and it is more beautiful that ever now that the large oaks have grown in around it. Unfortunately, the owner is now deceased and this home is being sold at a relative bargain.
A roadway construction project in the area of West Commercial Blvd. between NW 64th Ave. & N. University Dr. is scheduled to begin on March 2 and conclude in July 2012.
This morning (Monday, February 27th), an alert Tamarac resident of The Heathgate – Sunflower community observed a suspect smash a window of their neighbor’s home.
The resident immediately called 911 & BSO Tamarac deputies quickly responded with K-9 & aviation. The suspect was located & arrested moments later.
Dogs and owners love the Gary B. Jones Dog Park in Tamarac. Visit the Gary B. Jones Park for People and Pups located at 8101 Southgate Boulevard, on Southgate Boulevard west of University Drive and Tamarac Veterans’ Park.
Tamarac resident Patti Lynn although not as visible as she was a few years ago is still committed as ever to making Tamarac a better place to live.
Despite two unsuccessful bids for city commissioner, as well as being passed over by the Mayor and Commissioners to replace Patti Atkins-Grad after her arrest in 2010, Lynn still loves her city but believes things can be better.
Students from Challenger Elementary of Tamarac and their families were invited to “Meet the Author Night” on February16, 2012 where selected student authors shared their stories to the audience.
Great news! Did you know that the City of Tamarac will be spending $185,000 this year and $150,000 more next year for entrance signs at Woodmont just west of University Drive? This is great news for Woodmont residents.
Not so great news for the The Woodlands Community who had to form their own district to pay for improvements such as this.
Tamarac resident Bobby Breen was presented with the “Forest Trace Honorary Octogenarian: Turn Back Time” award on Wednesday, February 15. Can you find Bobby on the cover of this Sgt Pepper’s album cover? Click here and find out the answer!
Check out all the photos I snap when I’m around the town. I never miss an opportunity to take a photo of anything that catches my eye. These are the tamer ones. Hundreds more……
Watch this amazing documentary how stem cell treatments helped this Tamarac boy. A follow-up to last year’s story.
Already the bloggers are having a field day with this race and it has only begun. Let’s just hope for some maturity and civility in each of these races. Only the candidates at the top can stop the venom that is spewed from their friends. If they cannot show leadership early in the game, what can we expect from them when they are elected? Let’s all have a fair election and not let social media make a mockery out of the real issues affecting our communities.