Do you drive north to The Walk in Coral Springs for coffee at Starbucks, or to dine in one of their restaurants? Maybe you prefer the Promenade in Coconut Creek where you can eat a delicious crepe, shop for clothes, or sit outside at Lime restaurant and people-watch? Soon, there will be no need to […]
The Go Green Expo presented by the Tamarac Parks and Recreation Department was held on Saturday, May 21st at the Tamarac Community Center.
It’s not too often that you see the car the size of a small boat come cruising down your street.
By Adam Baron, Esq. Driving in South Florida, as we all know, is like negotiating an obstacle course, except on a daily basis and the occasional accident is an inevitability. The question is, are you adequately covered by your auto insurance if you get in an accident? Let’s take a look at major coverages and […]
Great news for the City of Tamarac. While attending Tamarac University this week, Public Works Director Jack Strain informed the class that they are negotiating a new garbage contract.
Do you like the classes that are offered by the City of Tamarac? Our family does. The Parks and Recreation Department really has a good selection, and the prices are fantastic. One of the biggest deterrents I find in signing up, is registering. I have to go during business hours to the Aquatic Center, the […]
Good news for residents of Miramar: The city recently signed a new service contract with Waste Pro, saving each resident $8.00 a month or almost $100 a year.
Every Community should be taking advantage of this Program Do you have a Citizen Observer Program in your community? The Citizen Observer Patrol (or COP) is the Broward Sheriff’s Office community policing program. Residents can help patrol their own communities all on BSO’s dime. They will provide your community with a car, gas […]
The good news is that Tamarac is building a park towards its east side; the bad news is that it won’t happen for at least five years. I found out about this future park from a former city employee. I had no idea there were plans, or even land, for a park out east. A city […]
From Westwood Five: The Clubhouse project is completed! The grand re-opening party is scheduled for Saturday May 7th, 2011 at 1:00PM. The event will start with a formal ribbon cutting ceremony and some words from our guest, Commissioner Harry Dressler. After the ribbon is cut, the door to the clubhouse will be opened so residents […]
Like many other cities in Broward County, Tamarac has had it’s fair share of problems including crime and declining property values. Now this: An over-abundance of crack. In my experience, this crime is committed by overweight men who seem oblivious that their asses are exposed. This happened recently while watching a play at Challenger […]
This morning while dining at Denny’s I discovered a new food promotion that will harden anyone’s arteries: “Baconalia! A Celebration of Bacon,” said the menu.
Michael Mayo, opinion columnist for the Sun-Sentinel spoke to the members of the ORT America Woodlands North Chapter April 14th at the Woodlands Country Club.
Did you know that the City of Tamarac has an ordinance requiring people to remove their dog poop? According to a Tamarac official it is difficult to enforce. Why? Because In order to issue a Notice of Violation, a police officer must witness the violation.
The sale of the Woodlands Country Club to Clublink Corporation is almost a done deal. On Tuesday, the equity members of the Woodlands Country Club met with executives of Clublink to hear more about the sale.
The Woodlands in Tamarac, Florida has been spotlighted in the Spring 2011 issue of Atomic Ranch magazine.
The City of Tamarac held it’s District 2 Neighborhood Meeting on April 6th at the Tamarac Community Center. District 2 falls under newly appointed Vice Mayor Michelle Gomez, whose district stretches west from the Sawgrass Expressway east to Rock Island Road.
It’s so hard to resist those small plastic bags. Store clerks mindlessly fill them with one or two items, and they can’t help but double or triple bag them as they have become so flimsy. Take a look at people walking out of the grocery store, you will see nothing but a shopping cart full of 10-20 of these.
Never had your car washed at Prestige Car Wash on University? Then you and your car are missing a great and inexpensive cleaning.
The Woodlands in Tamarac has some of the most unusual architecture in South Florida. Many of the homes are custom-built and are extremely unusual. The Blackstone Manor is one of these.