CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Here is our Thursday, May 7 update on the impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Coral Springs and beyond.


The latest numbers (according to Florida Department of Health, updated May 7)

- Coral Springs has 217 cases – up three from Wednesday.

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- In the zip codes of Coral Springs and surrounding cities:

110 in the 33063 zip code.

110 in the 33065 zip code.

37 in the 33067 zip code.

167 in the 33068 zip code.

80 in the 33071 zip code.

58 in the 33073 zip code.

50 in the 33076 zip code.

- Broward County has 5,677 cases.

- Florida has 38,828 cases.

- Total tested in Florida: 493,576 (Negative: 454,122)

- Total deaths in Florida: 1,600

- Total hospitalized in Florida: 6,765

(The number of cases, above, does not reflect how many people have recovered from the virus.)


Recent news:

- To show national unity and support healthcare workers, the Navy's Blue Angels will be flying over Coral Springs on Friday. The legendary flight team will be showcasing their aerial abilities along the east coast of the state between Miami and Jacksonville, making a brief path over Coral Springs sometime between 1 and 1:25 pm.


Recent news:

- Chorus of small voices sings inspiring song at Coral Springs elementary school

- Coral Springs encourages residents to write journals in fight against coronavirus

- Plenty of “happy” moments at Broward Health hospitals including Coral Springs

- Coral Springs canceled all city-run camps and summer programming


Open for business:

Check out our list of Coral Springs restaurants offering delivery and/or takeout service.


Also, worth reading:

- Coral Springs starts fund to raise money for those with financial needs

- Coral Springs offers businesses help applying for state and federal funds

- Latest unemployment numbers for Coral Springs


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