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Should Parents be Concerned with New Artificial Turf Field in Tamarac?

Should Parents be Concerned with New Artificial Turf Field in Tamarac?

The City of Tamarac just installed a beautiful artificial turf field at the Sports Complex, and while this $600,000 field was highly recommended by city staff, no where was it mentioned during their presentation what some athletes have long suspected; that there was a connection between the cancer that they had and what was embedded in the turf.

Candidate Forum to be Held at the Woodlands Country Club

Candidate Forum to be Held at the Woodlands Country Club

By: Sharon Aron Baron On November 4, 2014 residents will be voting to elect a new Mayor and City Commissioner for District 2. Although both Mayor Harry Dressler and City Commissioner Michelle Gomez are currently in the seats, they were appointed for those positions and were never voted in by the residents of Tamarac.  Residents have a […]

Photos from the 11th Annual Taste of Tamarac and Business Expo

Photos from the 11th Annual Taste of Tamarac and Business Expo

More photos on Flickr By: Sharon Aron Baron The 11th Annual Taste of Tamarac held on October 18 was a success according to the feedback that Executive Director of the Tamarac Chamber of Commerce Peter Mason received. “The event was a huge success with a higher attendance than previous years,” said Mason. According to Mason 700 […]

BSO Cracks Down on Offenders in “Operation Family Matters”

BSO Cracks Down on Offenders in “Operation Family Matters”

By: Sharon Aron Baron The Broward Sheriff’s Office Civil Division conducted Operation Family Matters early Thursday, targeting people who haven’t paid court-ordered child support payments and those with domestic violence injunctions. Nearly 30 deputies from the Civil Division, Reserve Unit, crime suppression teams and detention served 12 domestic violence injunctions, also known as restraining orders, […]

Town Hall Meeting for Homeowners Associations Held in November

Town Hall Meeting for Homeowners Associations Held in November

By: Sharon Aron Baron Do you have legal questions about your condominium or homeowner’s association?  Then you don’t want to miss this community association town hall meeting in November. Community association law Firm Kaye Bender Rembaum has announced it will be kicking off the seventh season of its annual free town hall meetings on Wednesday, November 5th at […]

New Police and Fire Non-Emergency Number Now in Effect

New Police and Fire Non-Emergency Number Now in Effect

By: Sharon Aron Baron In 2002, residents of Broward County voted for a countywide emergency response system to address a fragmented system of emergency call processing and dispatching. With the increasing use of cell phones, the regional 911 system will eliminate inefficiencies, reduce costs and result in better emergency response because calls will not have […]

Heightened Police Presence Announced at JP Taravella High School this Week

Heightened Police Presence Announced at JP Taravella High School this Week

By: Sharon Aron Baron Alleged fires and fights over the past week have pumped up police presence at JP Taravella High School. Coral Springs Police wouldn’t confirm anything but they did issue this statement: “There have been ongoing issues at Taravella High School this week requiring extra police presence. The police department is monitoring the situation […]