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2013 Biggest Internet Hoaxes of the Year

2013 Biggest Internet Hoaxes of the Year

Another year has gone by and the masses were fooled again by pranksters online. We loved every minute of these hoaxes because many of us forwarded these photos and videos causing them to circulate around the globe. It also never hurts to have a little entertainment along with all the grim news we have to hear on a daily basis.

Tamarac Says Yes To Festivus Pole

Tamarac Says Yes To Festivus Pole

The City of Tamarac will add a Festivus pole to their religious displays at city hall this holiday season.

Tamarac City Manager Michael Cernech has given approval for a Festivus pole to join the religious display of the manger, Christmas Tree, and menorah, when asked by activist Chaz Stevens in an email earlier on Monday.

Rick Scott Celebrates Festivus with the Rest of Us

Rick Scott Celebrates Festivus with the Rest of Us

By: Sharon Aron Baron A South Florida activist who wrote to Governor Rick Scott’s office asking for approval to erect a festivus pole, has received approval. After hearing about a group installing a manger display in the State Capitol as well as another group intending to add the Three Wise Men, Deerfield Beach resident Chaz […]

Tamarac Needs to Prohibit Street Vendors on Major Roadways

Tamarac Needs to Prohibit Street Vendors on Major Roadways

The City of Coral Springs gave tentative approval to an ordinance that regulates street solicitors at certain intersections in the city.
Basically, what it does is it bans vendors at their most busiest intersections in the city.

After Miramar and Pembroke Pines took created this ordinance, I approached the city commission to bring this forward for our city.

BSO COP Program Needs a Few Good Men and Women

BSO COP Program Needs a Few Good Men and Women

Does your community have a Citizen Observer Program? 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 and all upkeep.

BSO Recruiting Citizens for Academy

BSO Recruiting Citizens for Academy

Do you want to learn all about police work, but don’t want to quit your day job?
Citizens have the opportunity to work hand in hand with the Broward Sheriff’s Office to learn the inner workings of the criminal justice system and see what actually goes into making the community a safer place to live in.

Sun Sentinel Website Goes Black on Black Friday

Sun Sentinel Website Goes Black on Black Friday

Readers couldn’t access the Sun Sentinel website this morning due to it being down, but unlike the Obamacare website they poke fun at, this was for something less complex and much less expensive to fix: The nonpayment of a bill for as little as $10.