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‘Not Giving Up Pays Off’: Coral Springs Wrestler Aiming For State High School Championships

November 30, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Jacob Rosen has been wrestling since the seventh grade and has witnessed himself getting stronger with each passing year. 

The 15-year-old Coral Springs resident, who is a sophomore at J.P. Taravella High School in Coral Springs, is hoping to compete at the FHSAA state high school championships this year. 

“Wrestling has taught me that hard work and not ...

Senior at J.P. Taravella High School in Coral Springs Finishes Third at State Swim Meet

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Mason Green has begun to check off items on his bucket list.

The J.P. Taravella High School senior finished third in the 100-yard butterfly and ninth in the 200-yard freestyle event at the FHSAA Class 4A swimming and diving championships at the Sailfish Splashpark Aquatic Athletics Center in Stuart on Saturday.

Green, 17, recorded a 49.90 clocking in the 100-fly and a ...

Coral Springs Senior Makes History in Winning First District Bowling Title for J.P. Taravella High School

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – J.P. Taravella High School senior Cesar Medina made history recently as he became the first bowler from his school to capture a district championship.

The 18-year-old Coral Springs resident rolled a 213, 189, and a 257 for a 659 series.

He won by 28 pins over Western’s Dean Rothschild, while teammate Evan Kallen was third with a 630.

“That is ...

Alexandra Bruno Paces Coral Springs Charter to Stunning Volleyball Upset

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Alexandra Bruno said volleyball means the world to her.

“It has opened so many doors, and taught me so many lessons,” said Bruno, who received a scholarship offer this week from St. Thomas University. “I’ve grown to know so much about myself through playing. It’s almost like a form of expression for me.”

This week, the ...

High School Senior From Coral Springs Shines in Swimming Championships

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – J.P. Taravella High School senior RJ Martin is hoping to make the most out of his final year at the Coral Springs school.

The 17-year-old from Coral Springs turned in a solid performance at the recent Broward County Athletic Association championships at the Plantation Aquatic Complex. He helped the Trojans finish fourth in the boys competition with 259 points. St.

Aiming for Olympics: Two Sisters, Members of Coral Springs Swim Club, Are Nationally Ranked Triathletes

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Two sisters, who are members of the Coral Springs Swim Club, have also found success competing in triathlons.

Manuella Lima, age 13, and her older sister, Raphaela Lima, age 14, both have Olympic aspirations and have a lot on their plate yet find a way to balance schoolwork with high school cross-country and swimming training with triathlon training.

The Limas compete ...

Coral Springs Deaf Cheerleader Overcomes Adversity To Be on Sidelines

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Jamelia Hughes got her introduction to cheerleading by watching YouTube videos every day.

Now, the 7-year-old Coral Springs resident is in her first year as a member of the 8-Under Coral Springs Chargers cheerleading squad which is part of the American Youth Football League. Born severely deaf, and after six surgeries and hearing aids, she cheers for her brother ...

‘I Wasn’t Nervous, I Was Excited:’ Coral Springs Cross Country Runner Sets Personal Best in Prestigious Race

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Even though he is just a sophomore, Coral Springs High School’s Jeffrey Belizaire has already been crossing things off his bucket list in cross country.

Belizaire finished 20th in the prestigious 40th annual Spanish River cross country invitational at South County Regional Park in Boca Raton on Saturday.

He set a personal best with a time of ...

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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 Recovered $475,000 for Client in Car Crash

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Cutler Rader attorney Howard Weitzner recovered $475,000 for our client injured in Boca Raton car crash.

Our client was approaching a traffic light in the left-hand turn lane when the at-fault driver suddenly merged into her lane from the right, causing serious injuries to her neck and back.

The at-fault driver, an 84-year-old out of state resident, ...

MD Touch Aesthetics and Wellness in Coral Springs: Is Your Body Telling You Something?

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Are you a productive and active individual now entering your 40s? But are you finding yourself pushing through, digging deep to finish the day?

Do you notice?

Feeling tired all the time
Gaining weight
Easily fatigue
Low sex drive
Being moody
Lack of memory and focus
Hot flashes and night sweats

Maybe your body is telling you something…

It is ...

West Boca Medical Center Holds Pediatric Emergency Training

PARKLAND, FL- A number of local organizations came together to prepare and plan for pediatric emergencies this past week. West Boca Medical Center’s Pediatric ER Team led a two-hour training session that included both a lecture and hands-on training.

The effort was held in conjunction with Dr. Peter Antevy, Founder and Chief Medical Officer of Pediatric Emergency Standards and EMS ...

Coral Springs City Commission December Message: Downtown Event, Holiday Parade, and More

December 1, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - There’s no place like home for the holidays. For those who want to be “happy in a million ways” this December, the city will offer signature events, contests, and opportunities to give back to the community.

Residents can usher in the holiday season with a festive dance party, train rides, and ceremonial lighting of the Downtown Christmas tree at Downtown ...

Florida Rep. Christine Hunschofsky December Message: Holiday Fantasy of Lights, Open House and More

CORAL SPRINGS, FL- Happy Holidays! Time has flown by this year, and it’s hard to believe that the holidays are already here. This has always been my favorite time of the year, as it is an opportunity to reflect on what is truly important in life and an occasion to celebrate with family and friends. It is important to make these memories special since they will stay with us and our ...

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Opinion: If Library Moves in Coral Springs, Let’s Repurpose It Into Displayer of Ideas

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As Coral Springs officials plan out downtown development in the coming years, they are considering asking Broward County to relocate Northwest Regional Library on University Drive somewhere else in the downtown.

If that happens, the valuable land under the library, which Coral Springs owns, could be used for another development project.

And if all this happens, ...