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Congressman Hastings on Gun Violence: “We Cannot Deny the Severity of this Epidemic”

Congressman Hastings on Gun Violence: “We Cannot Deny the Severity of this Epidemic”

By: Sharon Aron Baron Speaking out regarding the mass shooting at Pulse Nightclub in Orlando during a meeting of the House Rules Committee on June 13, Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) said he would not longer stand for moments of silence when gun violence is involved. Not out of disrespect for victims, but because there is absolutely too much silence. […]

Teachers Hold Rally Over Stalled Salary Negotiations

Teachers Hold Rally Over Stalled Salary Negotiations

By: Sharon Aron Baron Broward County teachers took to the streets of Tamarac to protest a salary settlement that hasn’t been reached with the district yet. Called the “More than Zero” rally and organized by the Broward Teachers Union, teachers stood on the side of University Drive and Commercial Boulevard waving signs that said “Broward Teachers are […]

A Birdseye View of City’s Newest Park

A Birdseye View of City’s Newest Park

By: Sharon Aron Baron Tamarac just held the grand opening of Mainlands Park in January 2015. Formerly the Monterey Golf Club, the 23-acre site, now called the Mainlands Park, is now complete with wide concrete paths, exercise stations, shaded benches, and picnic tables. Also included is free wifi, restrooms and water fountains. The paths at the park […]