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Holiday Parade Winners Accept Awards

Holiday Parade Winners Accept Awards

By: Sharon Aron Baron At Wednesday’s Coral Springs City Commission meeting, winners of the 2013 Holiday parade came forward to accept their awards.  The commission thanked everyone including sponsors and participants, as well as all the hard working volunteers and city employees who helped make this year’s Holiday Parade such a success.   Mayor’s Cup Winner Non-Profit: […]

Politicians Become Expats: South Florida Power Couple Retires to Panama

Politicians Become Expats: South Florida Power Couple Retires to Panama

Two Broward County Politicians will soon become expatriates when they head off to a new life in Panama in June.

Former Broward County School Board Member, David Thomas, and his wife Cindy, who sits on Broward Soil and Water Conservation District, are teachers at J.P. Taravella High School in Coral Springs where David teaches AP Psychology and Cindy teaches AP American History.

Coral Springs Students and Volunteers Perform Musical on March 7th

Coral Springs Students and Volunteers Perform Musical on March 7th

In celebration of the City’s 50th anniversary, local high school students, along with special guests, will present “Once Upon a Dream: A Musical Celebration of Coral Springs.” A project of the Coral Springs Community Chest, the musical parody will highlight the City’s history, told through fun songs and stories from the past five decades, while offering insight into how Coral Springs became what it is today.

City recognizes Coral Springs Charter School for ‘A’ rating

City recognizes Coral Springs Charter School for ‘A’ rating

Last week, the Florida Department of Education released the 2011-2012 high school grade results. Coral Springs Charter, along with Coral Glades High, Coral Springs High, J.P. Taravella High, and Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, all received an ‘A’ rating based on students’ performance relative to state standards, graduation rates, participation and success in accelerated courses, and postsecondary preparation.

Video: 2012 Coral Springs Holiday Parade

Video: 2012 Coral Springs Holiday Parade

The Holiday Parade kicked off Coral Springs 50th Anniversary celebration with floats, marching bands, clubs, and even a visit from Santa Claus.

The City will be honoring the following winners of this year’s parade at a future city commission meeting.

Ceasar Wins, Glasser Causes Ruckus: Highlights of the Democratic Elections

Ceasar Wins, Glasser Causes Ruckus: Highlights of the Democratic Elections

Mitch Ceasar was elected again as Chair of the Broward Democratic Executive Committee in what was standing room only in the packed Diamante’s Event Center in Tamarac.

Voting on Sunday were committee members from precincts all over Broward County who waited patiently to cast their vote for the next Democratic leader. Many already knew who they were standing behind.

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.

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