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September 24, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - This is not about the little pooch who was found and whose family has hopefully found it in the shelter. This is about how not to let this happen by someone whose cocker spaniel loves to sneak out behind someone coming in or going out of the house. I know that sinking feeling ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Personal crimes are often called by the suffers of them the most unnerving. Someone breaks into your house, and hopefully, you're not home. You have a sense something is amiss. A picture grows in your mind and enlarges. First, it’s the “that space over the mantel. I was ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - This weekend, TAPInto Coral Springs listed the Coral Springs Police Department’s weekly crime report. The good news is Detroit or Chicago you’re not. In fact, you’re nowhere near in crime of the cities in urban America. Yet crime, even “petit,” or better known as petty, crime ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - It sounds a bit like Abraham’s argument with G-d. If it were only drugs would it be enough? If it were only housing issues would it be enough? If it were only raging arguments about drug abuse treatment facilities would it be enough? Apparently, the answer in Coral Springs ...

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  CORAL SPRINGS, FL - When I was a kid, my next-door neighbor bought the biggest Harley that was sold. Big and heavy. He’d never had a motorcycle before. We all watched with amazement as he straddled the beast, turned it on, and revved up its booming engine. Vrooom! Vroom! Vroom! The whole ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - You could look all this up. The problem is most people don’t. With animal pets flying out of rescue shelters (of which there are four in and around Coral Springs), and pet shops, we know that in six months or a year, a percentage of those animals will end up back where they ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - I have owned many a dog in my getting to be long life. I wanted to be a veterinarian. As a teen, I worked as an apprentice to a vet and assisted on almost every possible thing that could go wrong with a dog except an amputation. I watch dog shows - until 10 years ago, when ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Paul Revere and his midnight ride. Alan Arkin shouting, “The Russians are coming! The Russians are coming!” Or the rooster. Take your pick. Something or someone has to wake up America. There are three post offices in the Coral Springs area. Has your neighborhood mailbox ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - There’s a new sheriff in town, maybe. “What?” you might be saying, “Why should I care about that? After all, Coral Springs has a highly rated police department.” Yes, it does. Let’s talk a little about that and why you still should be very interested in the race for ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Being a grandparent is wonderful. There’s a bumper sticker that says, “If I knew being a grandparent was so wonderful, I would have started with it.” Ba da boom. But being a grandparent is like being in the House of Lords in Britain. It brings some measure of importance and ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Timing is everything. John Lewis came within a whisper of dying for civil rights, specifically at that time, the right to vote. Lyndon Johnson used all his political chits to get the Voting Rights Act passed, turning the American political map on its head. It expired under ...

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