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Coral Springs Man Arrested After Being Accused of Raping Woman He Met on Facebook

February 2, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A Coral Spring man is in jail after allegedly raping a woman last month in his home, a police report said.

And it’s the third time Michael Jean Baskin, 27, has been accused of raping women in the past two years, the report said.

Jean Baskin was arrested during a traffic stop in Coral Springs on Jan. 25, about two weeks after a woman accused him of raping her ...

Perspective: Coral Springs Lawyers Embark on Mission to Remember Children Lost in Holocaust

January 26, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - In my profession as a personal injury attorney at the law firm of Cutler Rader in Coral Springs, we help victims injured by others to obtain justice from those who have harmed them. My Jewish heritage and a deep passion for genealogical research coalesced when I was approached with the opportunity to honor children who tragically lost their lives during the Holocaust ...

Coral Springs Student Heading to Ivy League College This Fall

January 25, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A senior at Coral Glades High School in Coral Springs is heading to an Ivy League university this fall.

Of course, Iman Ahmad, 17, did well in high school – scoring a 1510 on her SAT, having a 5.6 weighted grade point average, and being involved in a myriad of clubs.

Still, the Coral Springs resident who will be the valedictorian of her class said she ...

Coral Springs Commissioner Pushing To Add Affordable Housing to Cornerstone Development

January 26, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A Coral Springs city commissioner is pushing to add affordable housing units to the new Cornerstone apartment and retail complex being built in downtown Coral Springs.

Commissioner Nancy Metayer Bowen said she’d like to see as much as 10 percent of the 700 or so apartments in the planned complex at the southwest corner of University Drive and Sample Road be set ...

New Plans for Storage Lot in Coral Springs Could Force Out Owners of Trucks, Boats, and Recreational Vehicles

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Since the 1970s, a small piece of land in the Coral Springs corporate park has been used by city residents and business owners to store trucks, boats, and recreational vehicles.

Many of them are there for a reason: those vehicles and boats aren’t allowed in residential neighborhoods in Coral Springs.

Now, the owner of the storage lot at 12101 NW 42 Street ...

Construction of New Hotel in Downtown Coral Springs Expected to Start in March

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – The construction of a new hotel in downtown Coral Springs is expected to start in March.

Hyatt Place will be built on the west side of Cornerstone, the apartment and retail complex going up on the southwest corner of Sample Road and University Drive.

“That will be exciting to have them move forward,” Kristi Bartlett, economic development director for ...

One Person Injured in Vehicle Crash on Coral Ridge Drive in Coral Springs

February 1, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – One person was injured Wednesday morning in a vehicle crash in Coral Springs.

The crash, shortly before 8 a.m., forced police to close the southbound lanes of Coral Ridge Drive at Wiles Road, police posted on social media.

It couldn’t immediately be determined how many vehicles were involved in the crash.

The injured person was taken to Broward Health ...

Review: Just Pizza & Wing Co. Will Make Your Super Bowl Sunday in Coral Springs

February 4, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - “You don’t do chain pizza places, Jason,” said my wife, Rachel. “And you wrote an entire article about how we have too many places to eat pizza in Coral Springs. There are a dozen other pizza joints we haven’t written up in this town since they opened. Now you want to go to this one?”

“The editor of TAPinto Coral Springs wants me to ...

Coral Springs House Where Group of Squatters Lived for More Than Year To Be Sold

February 4, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A house in Coral Springs’ Kenilsworth neighborhood where a group of squatters lived for more than a year will be up for sale in May, a city attorney said.

The house at 9270 NW 16 Street was cleared of squatters in June as part of a court-ordered eviction from the property, and city of Coral Springs last spring started the process of foreclosure on the ...

Coral Springs Adds Shade Canopies at Pickleball Courts at Cypress Park

January 10, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – There’s shade coming for pickleball players at a Coral Springs park.

Coral Springs parks officials announced this week that they are putting up four shade canopies over seating areas at the eight pickleball courts at Cypress Park at 1301 Coral Springs Drive.

The city is spending $44,000 to add the canopies, according to a city spokeswoman.

Starting this ...

Suni Lama Ferriero: Independent Agent With Sunsure Insurance in Coral Springs

October 30, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – From her office on Sample Road in Coral Springs, Suni Lama Ferriero shares her story of growing up in Nepal and coming to the United States with the American dream of becoming successful.

Now with more than a decade of experience in banking, commercial and residential lending, investments, retail sales, and management, she is the agent in charge/independent agent with ...

Eaton Financial Group in Coral Springs: Quick Financial Tips for Women to Build Financial Success

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Eaton Financial Group is proud to celebrate International Women’s Month in support of women across the world. Our financial planning team specializes in providing financial solutions based on the needs of our female clients and customized to match their specific goals, whatever they may be.

We are proud to be a part of the Coral Springs Coconut Creek Chamber of ...

Cutler Rader in Coral Springs: Successful Case Verdict in Auto Accident Case Involving Spinal Injuries

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Cutler Rader Attorney Howard Weitzner made the start to the new year a successful and happy one for two of his clients, obtaining the full insurance policy limits for each of them in their respective auto accident cases this week. Though every case we handle is unique and we tailor our approach to meet the individual needs of our clients, there were some important similarities ...

SERVPRO of East Coral Springs: Types of Molds Found in Homes in Coral Springs and Coconut Creek

Mold growing in your Coral Springs or Coconut Creek house can cause a lot of damage, so it's important to know the types of molds that can grow in your house. If you see mold or suspect that there is mold growing in your house, contact a professional to test for and remove any mold from inside your home.

 

Cladosporium

Cladosporium is an airborne mold that can be found in soil ...

MD Touch Aesthetics & Wellness in Coral Springs: Laser Hair Removal Specialists Offering Unique Pain-Free Treatment

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Razors and waxes might do the job, but the irritation, accidental injuries, and constant maintenance get old fast.

At MD Touch Aesthetics & Wellness in Coral Springs, our skilled team uses Aerolase Neo Elite laser hair removal for a uniquely pain-free and gentle way to get rid of unwanted hair without razor bumps.

Most patients who have been treated by other lasers ...

Walking, or Waiting?

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The other day I was talking to someone who was busy… waiting for somebody.

I shared with him one of my many mottos: ”If you spend your life waiting for others, you will spend your whole life waiting.”

In my many interactions with so many kinds of people, I have seen the full spectrum. From entrepreneurs and born leaders who wait for nobody, to those ...

Office Evolution Coral Springs Member: International Health Brands Overseeing Vitamin and Nutritional Supplement Products

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – From his office in Office Evolution Coral Springs, Richard Ford is building a company vying for a piece of the $151 billion global dietary supplements market.

As the CEO of International Health Brands, Ford, 52, is in charge of 37 vitamin and nutritional supplement products under four brands, including 3LIT3 run by Brazilian fighter Vitor “The Phenom” ...

West Boca Medical Center Leads the Way in New State Hearing Tests for Newborns

PARKLAND, FL- The hearing health of newborn children has taken a major step forward this year in Florida. As of 2023, the state is mandating that every newborn child be screened for Cytomegalovirus, or CMV. CMV is a virus that affects nearly one in three children before the age of five, and historically has had permanent effects on children. A mandated state hearing test for ...

Coral Springs City Commission Message for February 2023

February 1, 2023

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - This month marks five years since the tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. In the years since the tragedy, we have turned our pain into action, taking substantial steps to improve our emergency response and to support community initiatives. We have upgraded our 911 dispatch system, purchased state-of-the-art public safety equipment, and supported the families in ...

NHL All-Star Game and More: Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine's February Message

CORAL SPRINGS, FL- February is here and it is the best time of year in South Florida. This month will be a true showcase of our community as we play host to the NHL All Star Game and all the festivities. From the skills competition to the game itself, and many major events in between, this is an exciting opportunity to experience. The event is expected to bring millions of dollars of ...

Upcoming Events

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Sun, February 05
11:00 AM — 02:30 PM

The Walk of Coral Springs, Coral Springs

Rescheduled for Feb. 19: Super Sunday ...

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Wed, February 08
06:00 PM — 08:00 PM

The Walk of Coral Springs, Coral Springs

Wednesday Live Music Series