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Family Dining

Sabrina Cozzolino Is one of the many stars of the show at Parkland’s popular Deja Blue Mediterranean restaurant. With an incredible interior design that spills onto the spacious deck overlooking…
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It’s Your Heart… It’s Your Choice

By Craig Hostig, M.D., FACC -The Heart Group of South Florida There have been incredible technological advancements in cardiology over the past 2-3 decades. Cardiologists have had to spend additional…
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Love the Experience! Get OFF the phone

By Shellie Miller-Farrugia Music has always been a Love of mine. A few short years ago was the first time I went to a concert and the primary focus of…
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What will happen to the housing market in 2022!

The number one question I am asked is “What will happen to the housing market in 2022?”.  Numerous articles have been written and expert opinions given regarding the 2022 housing…
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Rec Soccer Takes to Local Fields

By Stacy Case Recreational soccer in this community has stayed true to form for several decades. It still proves to be a staple in youth sports that consistently attracts a…
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Emotional Intelligence at Valentine’s

By Lisa May We all know that IQ measures intelligence, but are you aware of EQ? EQ is our emotional intelligence. In the best-selling book, Emotional Intelligence, Daniel Goleman documented…
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Listening, Loving, and Caring for Those Who Struggle

By Shellie Miller-Farrugia With a passion for others, and an understanding for people who struggle within themselves, Heather Palacios has an encouraging message and a mission. The self-described “pastor’s wife…
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Broward Health’s Commitment to Advanced Heart Care

Broward Health is committed to investing in advanced cardiac services upgrades. With its more than 50-year history of providing heart care, Broward Health is considered a leader in cardiovascular treatments.…
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THE FLORIDA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL 30TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Photos by George Quiroga Photography For three decades, patrons of the Florida Renaissance Festival have traveled back in time to become the Villains, Vikings, Pirates, and Heroes of age-old legends. …
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The Giving Tree…

Four High Schools join with Coral Springs community in donations for Broward Partnership Homeless Shelter By Valerie Block, Coral Glades High School and Broward County National Honor Society President Four…
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Serving South Florida Families Since 2002!

By Wendy Hunter & Ken Webster Parkland Buddy Sports (“PBS”) has been serving South Florida families since its opening in 2002, offering recreational programs for children and young adults with…
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Messages from the Mayors

Parkland Mayor Rich Walker The start of a New Year brings the promise of good things and new beginnings.  In a psychological turning of the mental calendar, we seek to…
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Healthy Eating for the New Year!

By Rosemarie Rutecki, PharmD, IFMCP - Functional Medicine Pharmacist It is that time of the year when we want to start fresh and, once and for all, stay consistent with…
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How Genesis Physical Medicine Is Paving The Way For Non-Surgical Knee Treatment

By Ashley Ferraro Chronic knee pain doesn’t need to be viewed as a permanent “be all, end all,” for the rest of your life. It certainly doesn’t have to require…
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Fitness At Your Door

By Shellie Miller Kashawn Fraser is a man on a mission to help individuals reach their fitness goals while positively impacting their lives. With a contagious enthusiasm, boundless energy, and…
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Out with the New, Back to the Old

By Shellie Miller-Farrugia Written several years ago, I can't resist the urge to reprint this article. Though this stage in our lives is almost a decade ago, certainly there are…
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Annual Holiday Parade Returns to Coral Springs Wednesday, December 15th at 7pm

The city will host its annual Holiday Parade along Sample Road, starting at Coral Springs Drive and ending at City Hall (9500 W Sample Rd.). With over 60 floats to…
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Students at North Broward Prep Excel Thanks to International Baccalaureate Program

North Broward Preparatory School offers the International Baccalaureate Program. But what is IB? North Broward Preparatory School is one of only a few schools in South Florida that offers the…
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Parkland Little League Baseball Prepares for Biggest Season Yet

By Ashley Ferraro Parkland Little League is thrilled to celebrate more than 30 years of baseball and has no plans to slow down anytime soon. The league strives to shape…
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Parkland Rangers Finishing Strong

By Stacy Case After a year or so of the world undergoing mass uncertainty, disappointing sports cancellations and worldwide influx, the Parkland Rangers Tackle Football Club was not only able…
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Coral Springs American Little League Season Celebrates 50 Years While Preparing for The Upcoming Spring Season

By Ashley Ferraro. Photo’s courtesy of Michelle Richard Photography Coral Springs American Little League Baseball is gearing up for its 2022 season, hoping to make it the best year yet.…
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Welcome to the Holidays!

By Shellie Miller-Farrugia Getting through this entire pandemic “lifestyle change“ has been quite the challenge! Anticipating the holidays for 2021 has got me a little pensive. When reflecting over the…
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Parkland Rec Flag Football

By Shellie Miller So often, I’m asked about the best sports to get kids participating in from a very young age. Being so involved with athletics, I’ve had a lot…
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Knock It Out Of The Park Leadership

By Michael Dill, Certified Award-Winning Business Coach Thirty-plus year ago, some colleagues and I attended a Tony Robbins Unlimited Power weekend event. Shortly thereafter, I hooked up with a group…
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The Diary of a Grateful Heart

By Wylie Farrugia The first cold front of the season creeps down every street Gifting us a much needed break from the blistering heat Children rush outside to test the…
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What is Chiropractic Adjustment?

By Gary Bofshever, DC A licensed chiropractor uses special instruments or their hands to manipulate joints in the body. This process is also called spinal or joint manipulation. Every experienced…
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Time for the big kids to play!

By Shellie Miller Parkland is an amazing place to raise a family, surround yourself with like-minded friends, and enjoy our fabulous South Florida lifestyle. Always geared toward activities that include…
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Parkland Redhawks Lacrosse Opens Door for New Players and Old Players Alike

By Ashley Ferraro For years, Parkland RedHawks Lacrosse has been celebrating the culture of the sport and granting youth rewarding benefits such as leadership development and improved self-confidence and self-esteem.…
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Riding The Wave

Not My Daughter … Find A Cure Now! To Hold Virtual Telethon Riding the Wave to a Cure! With phones in hand, and the appeal of social media, Not My…
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JP Miller & Sons – Services Shows What Family-Owned & Operated Really Looks Like

By Ashley Ferraro JP Miller & Sons Services has served the Broward and Palm Beach communities for more than 45 years as South Florida’s leader in pest control like the…
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Broward Health Coral Springs Aligns With Not My Daughter…Find A Cure Now!

Founded in 2010, Not My Daughter… Find A Cure Now! has been a champion in the community for breast cancer research, awareness, and patient support. With a focus on ancillary…
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Coral Springs Fall Event Calendar

The City of Coral Springs is looking forward to the upcoming Fall 2021 events season, which is back and better than ever! With last year’s coronavirus limitations, event staff reimagined…
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Having Positive Mental Focus

By Crystal Adkins, MSN, APRN, ANP-C, PMHNP-BC October is breast cancer awareness month. Unfortunately, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women trailing behind lung cancer.…
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Awareness Saves Lives

By Julia Aquino-Serrano Pink is synonymous with October and Breast Cancer Awareness.  The pink ribbon honors our loved ones and friends who we have lost to breast cancer, the courage…
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Parkland’s Hometown Hero

A Parkland resident for 28 years, married father of three, Jeff Liversedge, is a First Responder and Captain with Key Biscayne Fire Rescue. 20 years ago after the tragic downing…
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Rubble and Remembrance

by Jeff Liversedge In a lake of broken concrete and steel, a reflection from the sun, brought me a bit closer to finding a thick golden man’s ring, inscribed in…
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Youth Mentorship Program – Sponsored by PNA

By Xena Menezes Mr. Scott Brook and his daughter Samantha Brook started the Youth Mentoring Program at the beginning of the pandemic to give the youth in our community a…
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Son Battling Unknown New Cancer; Mom Releases Inspirational Memoir

Every parent’s desire is for their child to live a happy and healthy life, free of as many complications as possible. Coral Springs mother of five, Destiny Haggett, is no…
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Maximize Your Claim

Founded in November of 1996, Continental Public Adjusters  and attorneys from Flores & Pelaez-Prada PLLC  has helped thousands of Floridians navigate the property damage claims process. Continental Public Adjusters, Inc.…
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Remembering 911

By Douglas Eaton A majority of stories about 9/11 begin with people turning on the TV to see what was happening. In my case, a bunch of us from the…
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Local Artist Joseph Gormley’s First Art Show Will Support Community Mental Health

By Ashley Ferraro Joseph Gormley doesn’t ask for much, aside from the opportunity to give back to his community. A local school custodian, Joseph came to America from Scotland in…
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20 Years Later … The Effects of 9/11 Are Felt More than Ever

By Ashley Ferraro As we approach the 20th anniversary of 9/11, Coral Springs residents and retired NYPD members Irving and Maria Rodriguez remind us of the many reasons we should…
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Class of 2021-2022

It's that time again! Between sales, supplies and a rush for the newest and coolest of what's "in" for students, many families find themselves focusing the majority of their energy…
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Parkland Soccer Expects Massive Turnout For 2021 Season

By Ashley Ferraro Parkland Soccer is back in full swing, with registration now open to youth of all age groups up to 18 years old. For more than three decades,…
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Outstanding IB Results at North Broward Preparatory School Showcase Nord Anglia Difference in Education

Parkland residents Leo Gordon, III and his blended family (5 kids) have been celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their Company MVP Environmental Solutions since last January. A full service…
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Water, Mold or Fire Damage

Parkland residents Leo Gordon, III and his blended family (5 kids) have been celebrating the 10 year anniversary of their Company MVP Environmental Solutions since last January. A full service…
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Health Lunches for Optimal Learning

By Dr. Rosemarie Rutecki, PharmD, IFMCP Today we are going to be talking about how to pack healthy school lunches and how to get fruit and veg delivery. I know…
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Coral Springs Youth Soccer Plans its Biggest Season Yet

Coral Springs Youth Soccer has been bringing families together for more than 40 years. Above all, the league is dedicated to developing a fun and rewarding experience for players of…
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Here We Go Again!!

By Shellie Miller – Farrugia It’s that time of year that many parents dread. Traffic slows to a crawl every weekday morning, backpacks filled with papers, permission slips and sales…
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Changing Our World by Reaching Our Communities

By Pastor Steve Daigle Our world is a busy place and there is always something trying to capture our attention. Many of us desire to make a change in the…
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