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Being “Everything Under the Sun” Comes With a Hefty Price

Being “Everything Under the Sun” Comes With a Hefty Price

By: Robert Townblinder It dawned on me after reading the article in Thursday’s edition of the Coral Springs Forum about the new $28 million downtown complex, now I know what that “Everything Under the Sun” slogan means.  This complex is the Taj Mahal that the current commission wants to build with our – the taxpayer’s money, […]

Would You Elect This Guy as your Next CFO?

Would You Elect This Guy as your Next CFO?

By: Sharon Aron Baron More clues about William Rankin’s shady past are coming forward. Rankin is the Democratic candidate for Chief Financial Officer of Florida who’s running against Jeff Atwater (R) and residents need to have a good hard look before voting based on party in this race. Details first emerged in the fall of 2013 after Chaz Stevens of MAOS uncovered […]

Public or Charter: The Road to Finding the Right Fit for my Children

Public or Charter: The Road to Finding the Right Fit for my Children

Every time I turn around, a new charter school is opening, sending glossy brochures of students – stock photos, but nonetheless appealing, of kids in lab coats, or enjoying algebra. And that’s when a parent may find themselves at the open houses, registering for the new charter school’s lottery, and doing a lot of soul searching about whether or not to abandon their public school.

Commissioner Tom Powers and Gang are Just Like Rick Scott

Commissioner Tom Powers and Gang are Just Like Rick Scott

By: Guest Columnist Roy Trachtenberg

Governor Rick Scott’s company was fined for the largest Medicaid fraud in our nations history. Scott claimed that he knew nothing about it while he was CEO. The same thing for our commissioner Tom Powers who was accused, removed from office, but found not guilty of violation of the state sunshine law. Like Scott, Tom Powers and gang know how to circumvent the law. Who do you trust?

New HOA Laws Will Affect You

New HOA Laws Will Affect You

If you live in a Homeowners Association in Coral Springs, or anywhere else in Broward County, some new laws have been enacted which will affect you, your association, your financial records, and your property manager. The bills have not been sent to the Governor yet, so there is time for you to act.