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New Website Focuses on Coral Springs and Other Businesses Hurt By Coronavirus

April 8, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As local businesses began feeling the economic pinch of the coronavirus outbreak, two longtime friends hatched an idea to support small mom-and-pop companies in their community – particularly Coral Springs.

Lauren Linville and Robin Verse created a new website to make it easier for consumers to buy gift cards and promotions at their favorite local ...

At Coral Springs Animal Hospital, Nurse Offers Extra Compassion These Days

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – When ailing cats and dogs come out of surgery, Sarah Tingle is there to greet them with medicine, blankets, and lots of love.

“They love to be massaged,” said the veterinary nurse at Coral Springs Animal Hospital on University Drive.

These days, Tingle is also giving extra love to the animals’ owners.

To prevent the spread of coronavirus, ...

Message from Chamber CEO: Virtual Referral Groups Start Meeting and More

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - The Coral Springs Coconut Creek Regional Chamber is working diligently to serve our cities and community in a positive and encouraging way. Please use us as a resource for up to date business information, as we are continuing to reach out to all of our members to try to assist them during these challenging, unprecedented times. 

We are ...

Coral Springs Resident Organizes Vehicle Disinfecting Event For First Responders

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – This Sunday morning, first-responders including emergency workers, medical staff, and delivery drivers can have their cars and trucks disinfected for free at Hampton Inn & Suites Coconut Creek.

It’s courtesy of Coral Springs resident Oscar Lora, who owns Ohana Inspections, as well as his friend Fernando Graziano of AdvantaClean of Boca ...

Virtual Broward County Job Fair Changed Date to April 3

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - A free virtual job fair in Broward County will now be held Friday, April 3 from 9 am - 11 pm.

The fair, organized by CareerSource Broward, was originally going to be Tuesday.

Companies, including Walmart, Walgreens, and ShipMonk, will be looking for job seekers for immediate openings at supermarkets, fulfillment and distribution centers, and other places.

Those ...

Owner of Coral Springs Design Studio Not Giving Up To Coronavirus

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Like most businesses right now, Meryl Katlin is trying to get the word out that her design and print shop is still open, at least virtually.   

So the owner of TypeStyles Inc. Design Group in downtown Coral Springs turned to her Facebook page to offer a contest to fans a week or so ago: for anyone who colors a black-and-white coloring-book image ...

Virtual Broward Job Fair Next Week Offers Chance to Find Work

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A virtual job fair will be held next week to give people in Broward County a chance to find work, as the jobless rate skyrockets across the nation due to the impact of the coronavirus.

The fair, organized by CareerSource Broward, is offering job seekers a chance to find temporary or seasonal jobs on Tuesday from 9 am – 11 pm.

Virtual booths will be set up by ...

Coral Springs Coconut Creek Regional Chamber of Commerce: Webinars and Online Meetings Coming

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Together we are navigating uncharted territory. We want to assure you that we are continuing to work hard on your behalf.

Please remember that your Chamber is the convener of leaders and influencers, the champion for a thriving Coral Springs/Coconut Creek community, and thus your catalyst for business growth. Over the next several weeks we will be ...

Barbershops and Salons Remain Opened in Coral Springs

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Non-essential businesses were required to close on Friday, but barbershops and beauty salons were allowed to stay open.

Across Coral Springs on Saturday, some salons accepted customers while many other kinds of businesses remained closed under orders from Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.

Kristi Bartlett, economic development ...

Coral Springs Grocery Stores Set Times For Seniors To Shop and Limits on Certain Purchases

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Grocery stores are responding to the coronavirus by setting up separate shopping hours for senior citizens and enforcing limits on certain purchases.

Publix said Thursday that starting March 24, people over the age of 65 will be able to shop during a special time from 7 - 8 am on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. The food chain also said its pharmacies will open at 7 am on ...


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Coral Springs Influencer: Alexander Falcone, Leading Emergency Response to Coronavirus

March 19, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Right now, there are a lot of city directors making big decisions on managing the coronavirus in Coral Springs.

One of them is Alexander Falcone, the city's new director of emergency management.

Officially, he’s in charge of emergency management, special events, and city security. Unofficially, he’s also part of the city’s public face through ...

TAPinto Triples Site Traffic in March 2020, Breaking All-Time Readership Record; Facebook Journalism Project Awards Grants to Two TAPinto Franchisees for Coronavirus Coverage

April 1, 2020

Local news coverage, now perhaps more than ever, is an essential service to keep readers informed.  TAPinto’s network of over 80 local news sites in New Jersey, New York and Florida broke all readership records in March with 9,628,289 pageviews and 3,412,844 readers, an increase of 300% from February 2020.  Meanwhile, last week, two TAPinto owner/publishers, ...

Communicating with Our Audience

TAPinto is committed to helping the communities we cover during this time of crisis.  We've pulled together a few tips for communicating during times of crisis and are offering special advertising options.  

As a business or organization, you've worked hard to build relationships with your clients and customers. In a time of crisis, it is more important than ever to keep ...