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Things to do This Weekend in Coral Springs Area, May 20-22

May 19, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Looking for something to do this weekend in Coral Springs or nearby? Here’s free (or nominally priced) events open to the public from May 20-22.

Friday, May 20

GOLF TOURNAMENT: Inaugural Chamber Classic Golf Tournament, followed by Silent Auction presented by Fiserv begins at 8 a.m. A portion of the proceeds go towards the Coral Springs Coconut Creek ...

New $97,000 Interactive Sculpture Expected to be Installed Next Month in Downtown Coral Springs

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For fans of public art in Coral Springs, get ready to welcome Coalescence to the downtown.

The $97,000 interactive orchid sculpture is expected to be set up next month at the city’s Art Walk on NW 31 Court.

The sculpture by artist William Nemitoff will allow people to sit, stand or jump on its leaves, according to the design.

The 16-foot-tall piece ...

Coral Springs Teen Singing Sensation Joins Mental Health Awareness Fundraiser, ‘Voices of Angels,’ at Coral Springs Center for the Arts on May 15

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A Coral Springs teen performer has been dancing and singing her way through much of South Florida in recent years, gaining admission into the prestigious Interlochen Center for the Arts next year.

Jasmine Iacullo, star of Next Stop Broadway’s recent production of ‘RENT’ at Coral Springs Center for the Arts, also has been in Slow Burn Theatre ...

Things To Do This Weekend in the Coral Springs Area, May 13-15

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Looking for ways to enjoy Friday night and the upcoming weekend? Check out these family-friendly options happening in Coral Springs and neighboring areas.


Friday, May 13

MOVIES IN THE PARK: Free big screen movie starts at sundown. Encanto at 8 p.m., Tamarac Sports Complex, 9901 NW 77th Street.

LYRICAL REIGN, performs as part of the Homegrown Concert ...

Coral Springs Center For The Arts General Manager: Big Name Acts Coming Soon as Center Starts Returning to Normalcy from Pandemic

CORAL SPRINGS, FL –  If Monday evening’s event at Coral Springs Center For The Arts is any indication, the Center is making a strong come-back from the pandemic crash of the past two years.

The Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience show is sold-out at the privately run 1,471-seat theater at 2855 Coral Springs Drive, said the Center’s General Manager William ...

Digital “Portal” Considered For Coral Springs To Connect People Between City And Another City

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A new digital “portal” connects two cities in Europe, allowing people from both places to see each other in real-time.

Should Coral Springs create the same portal with another city in South Florida or somewhere else?

It’s a question the city’s Public Art Committee took up this week as a way to create interesting buzz in the ...


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2021 Broward Health Paramedics of the Year Awards Named for the Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Two Coral Spring paramedics were named recipients of 2021 Broward Health Paramedics of the Year Awards for the Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department during the Broward Health Annual EMS Week Awards Ceremony held Wednesday, May 18, 2022.
The two first responders honored are Lieutenant Mike Farmer, named Broward Health North ...

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 ...

What Investors Need to Know About Renting in Coral Springs and South Florida

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - As an investor, you have been eyeing real estate investments in South Florida. You are considering a single-family property or maybe a four-plex to maximize your profits. 

However, as housing prices continue to climb, is a rental property in the Sunshine State still worth the high price tag?

At Royal Empire Realty, we believe the short answer is “yes!” ...

Office Evolution Coral Springs Member: Ben Groenevelt, Mortgage Loan Originator With Absolute Home Mortgage Corp.

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Ben Groenevelt became a member of Office Evolution last year. He’s been working in the mortgage and real estate fields for more than 11 years and is currently a loan officer with Absolute Home Mortgage Corp.

Groenevelt (NMLS ID: 2107972) has served as VP of the Wisconsin Association of Mortgage Brokers and is a member of the National Association of Mortgage ...

Ben Groenevelt, Absolute Home Mortgage Corp., in Coral Springs: How to Figure Out Current Value of Your Home

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – It’s something many homeowners are asking: How do I figure out the current value of my home? It’s assessed at $350,000. Would this be the current value?

Answer: The short answer is the assessment is the value the assessor's office places on your home for property tax purposes, and an appraisal is a snapshot of current market value based on comparable ...

New Orthopedics and Spine Care Center Opening Soon in West Boca Raton

PARKLAND, FL- West Boca Medical Center will soon be opening a state-of-the-art Ortho and Spine Care Unit that will provide a seamless transition for surgery patients to move right into community care.

They are offering a sneak peek at the new facility that is expected to open around the end of May.

"We've created a section of the West Boca campus that is dedicated to ...

Retirement Council In Coral Springs: Food Inflation -- What's Behind It and How to Cope

May 23, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - As measured by the Consumer Price Index for food at home, grocery prices increased 3.4% in 2020, a faster rate than the 20-year historical average of 2.4%.1 

More recently, food inflation accelerated by 6.5% during the 12 months ending in December 2021, while prices for the category that includes meat, poultry, fish, and eggs spiked 12.5%.2

Food prices have long ...

Coral Springs Parkland Community Emergency Response Team Receives Donation From Coral Springs Charter School

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The Coral Springs Parkland Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) recently received a generous donation of more than $500 from the Coral Springs Charter School Health Occupations Students of America Club, (HOSA).

Charter School student and CERT member Scott Smith suggested the fundraiser. Students routinely raise money for various worthy organizations. 

CERT ...

Opinion: Coral Springs is Considering Ways to Tackle Plastics. Let’s Goose City to Speed This Up.

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Back home when you wanted someone to move faster on something you said, “I better goose them.” I have no idea why or where the expression comes from, but I’m reviving it.

What follows is to goose the Commission on this issue:

“Every year, 8 million metric tons of plastic pours into the world’s oceans—that’s garbage truck of ...

I Suffered From Postpartum Depression. Here’s How I Got Through It.

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Let me start with this fact: one in seven moms and one in 10 dads suffer from postpartum depression, according to Postpartum Support International.

I was one of them.

I struggled with my mental health issues after my son was born in 2017. I was filled with separation anxiety, and overwhelmed with the world around me.

At times, I was afraid to leave my house ...