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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.

Coral Springs Presents “Teen World” at WorldFest 2012 Sunday, April 15th

Coral Springs Presents “Teen World” at WorldFest 2012 Sunday, April 15th

The City of Coral Springs is proud to present our Annual “WorldFest Celebration” hosted by the Multi-Cultural Advisory Committee. Is is a community festival intended to celebrate the various cultures in our rapidly growing diverse community. Free admission ($3 parking), foods from around the world, live music and dance presentations, amusements for the children, arts and crafts.

Coral Park Elementary in Coral Springs Demonstrates a New Inclusion Program for Broward County Schools

Coral Park Elementary in Coral Springs Demonstrates a New Inclusion Program for Broward County Schools

An inclusion program called “Play Pal” is set to start in the fall in Broward County schools. The program, which was first implemented ten years ago at one of the schools, was first started by a autism coach. The video is a demonstration of this program which was filmed at Coral Park Elementary School in Coral Springs, Florida.

Just Say No to Plastic Bags

Just Say No to Plastic Bags

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.

Coral Glades Student and Golfer Carly Goldstein Interviewed on Sirius Radio’s PGA Tour Network with Peter Kessler

Coral Glades Student and Golfer Carly Goldstein Interviewed on Sirius Radio’s PGA Tour Network with Peter Kessler

Coral Springs Resident Carly Goldstein, 16, was interviewed on the Sirius Radio program “Making The Turn” on March 8th along with her father, Golf Instructor Barry Goldstein. Carly, who is a Junior at Coral Glades High School, is an up-and-coming golfer who is being heavily recruited by colleges at this time. Her father Barry was voted as one of the “Top 25 Golf Instructors.

2012 Best and Worst City Websites in Broward County

2012 Best and Worst City Websites in Broward County

Just about every city in Broward County has an official website. The city website is a great source of information that saves them time and money by having important information available all in one place so residents can access it easily without contacting their staff. This website may be the first place a potential resident may go to find out more information about the city that they they are moving to or it may be the first place a business goes to find information about the city, or to bid on future projects.

Winners of Broward County Public Schools New Caliber Award Announced

Winners of Broward County Public Schools New Caliber Award Announced

Broward County Public Schools recognized its outstanding employees this evening (March 1) with its new Caliber Awards during a combined ceremony held at the Signature Grand in Davie. The gala event replaces the annual ACCLAIM, Teacher of the Year and School-Related Employee of the Year ceremonies held in the past. The event was streamed live by BECON-TV on the District’s website.