Coral Springs High School Seniors Receive Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarships

Coral Springs High School Seniors Receive Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarships

The Coral Springs City Commission recognized 13 deserving high school seniors who were awarded Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarships for their freshman year in college.
With the generous assistance of the Coral Springs Community Chest as the major donor, the Coral Springs Martin Luther King, Jr. Committee was able to match their contribution, as well as supplement the Scholarship fund further by donations from various individuals and businesses in the community.

“Made in the USA” Filmmaker Josh Miller To Stop In Coral Springs

“Made in the USA” Filmmaker Josh Miller To Stop In Coral Springs

What if you had to live off of nothing but products that were made in the USA?

Josh Miller is documenting his journey across the US doing just that. He will be interviewing Coral Springs business owner Isabelle Benoit, of Bullet Blues Custom Apparel, LLC on May 20th.

Bullet Blues Custom Apparel is a local company that makes men’s and women’s jeans in the USA, using only American-made materials.

Coral Glades Student Wins Honorable Mention in C-SPAN Video Contest

Coral Glades Student Wins Honorable Mention in C-SPAN Video Contest

Coral Springs resident David Starr was among the top winners in C-SPAN’s 2012 StudentCam competition.
The national competition, now in its eighth year, invited all middle school students (grades 6-8) and high school students (grades 9-12) to produce a five-to eight-minute documentary focusing on any provision of the Constitution that means the most to them.

It’s Time for More Broward Political Gossip

It’s Time for More Broward Political Gossip

Gentle Ben has no business being in the mean world of politics. He’s just too much of a softie. His conservative party may want him to be a bit tougher, but that’s just not in his nature. Ben just wants to help everyone around him and he doesn’t care to really concentrate on his own campaign (which is a major one) and needs an incredible amount of funding.

Gendal Holds Kickoff Party For City Commissioner Election

Gendal Holds Kickoff Party For City Commissioner Election

Monday night brought out politicians and supporters of Dr Mark Gendal as he held his kickoff celebration for his run for City Commissioner.

In 2010, Gendal ran for City Commission against incumbent Claudette Bruck and lost by 853 votes. This time he is running in an open seat left by Vince Boccard, who is leaving the seat to run for Mayor.

Coral Springs Mayoral Candidate Vincent Boccard Holds Campaign Kickoff

Coral Springs Mayoral Candidate Vincent Boccard Holds Campaign Kickoff

Heavy rain didn’t deter friends and supporters from joining Vince Boccard at the Meet and Greet for his Mayoral campaign in Coral Springs on Monday evening.
The event was held at La Fontana Restaurant where the rain briefly let up at just the right time for the outdoor event.

Currently a Coral Springs City Commissioner, Boccard was first elected to City Commission in 2006 and reelected in 2010.

Coral Springs Resident Finds Plenty of Fish In Our Waters

Coral Springs Resident Finds Plenty of Fish In Our Waters

You don’t have to go far if you want to find great fishing in Coral Springs. Daniel Plunske finds plenty of them right outside of his home in Cypress Run. Plunske,19, a graduate of Coral Glades High School who currently attends Broward College is always on the hunt for the “perfect spot.”

Broward Blind Item Time

Broward Blind Item Time

It’s Blind Item Time. See if you can guess the Broward notables! Did you know that Betty the blonde Broward politician is also a trained baker? Yes, only if you are good friends with Betty will you actually get one of these home-made goodies. Betty just baked a wedding cake for an old family friend’s child. A cake so large and so lovingly made, you can’t even assess the value of it.

If Allen West Asks for Directions: Point North

If Allen West Asks for Directions: Point North

Even though former Lieutenant Colonial Allen West isn’t required to live in his own district to run for Congress, he fled to greener, or should I say “Redder” pastures to the north instead of battling it out on his home turf against Debbie Wasserman Schultz. .

School Board Choices in Coral Springs and Parkland Will Be a Tough Choice

School Board Choices in Coral Springs and Parkland Will Be a Tough Choice

The School Board race for District 4 will have a competitive season now that six candidates have filed to run in the open seat. More candidates have filed to run in District 4 race than for any other school board race in the county. There may seem to be a lot of candidates, however, during this time in 2010, there were seven candidates, with only six made it past qualifying.