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Where To Get Free Food In Coral Springs and Broward County Between April 7-12

April 6, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – If you are in need of food during the pandemic, here are places giving out free food in the Coral Springs area and Broward County between April 7-12.

According to Feeding South Florida, these “drive-thru” style locations are providing a variety of food:

- April 7, 10-12 p.m., Sunrise at Tennis Club, 9605 West Oakland Park Boulevard, Sunrise

- April ...

Tunie’s Market In Coral Springs To Start “Farm-To-Table” Initiative With MSD High School

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – In the back of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, a small field is giving life to tomatoes, cucumbers, mangos, and other fruits and vegetables.

For years, students and teachers have planted seeds and trees and built a hydroponic garden and flower beds in the area known as Marjory’s Garden.

They toiled there to learn about gardening, get service hours, and ...

Recap From The Week: Goodie Bags From Coral Springs Police, Latest On Covid-19 In Schools, And More News

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Be on the lookout for a spring goodie bag from the Coral Springs Police Department. 

Twenty schools serving Coral Springs had 31 new cases of Covid-19 among students, teachers, and others between March 14-20.

And a Publix employee was charged with exposing himself in his SUV outside a Publix store in Coral Springs.

Read these Coral Springs stories and more ...

Coral Springs Officers Delivering Up To 1,000 Bags of Goodies During “Season Of Gratitude”

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Be on the lookout for a spring goodie bag from the Coral Springs Police Department.

Officers will be giving out up to 1,000 colorful bags containing plastic eggs with candy and other treats to children and adults as they patrol the city in the coming days to mark the spring holiday season – Easter, Passover, and Ramadan.

“It’s the season of ...

Where To Get Free Food In Coral Springs and Broward County Between March 29 - April 2

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – If you are in need of food during the pandemic, here are places giving out free food in Coral Springs and Broward County this week.

According to Feeding South Florida, these “drive-thru” style locations are providing a variety of food:

- March 29: 9-11 a.m., Community Christian Church, 10001 West Commercial Boulevard, Tamarac.

- March 31: 10-12 p.m., ...

Coral Springs Police Sergeant Honored For His Service During MSD Tragedy

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A Coral Springs sergeant was honored this week as Law Enforcement Officer of the Day by the Florida House of Representatives for his service during the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School tragedy.

Jeff Heinrich, who supervises the Coral Springs Police Department’s K-9 unit, got praised Thursday for helping a wounded student and then searching the school for the ...

Where To Get Free Food In Coral Springs and Broward County Between March 24-27

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – If you are in need of food because of the Covid-19 crisis, there are lots of places providing free food in Coral Springs and Broward County between March 24-27.

These “drive-thru” style events offer various assortments of food, according to Chabad of Coral Springs and Feeding South Florida:

- March 24: 5-7 p.m., Chabad of Coral Springs, 3925 North ...

Retiree Ran 56 Miles In Two Days To Support Food Distribution In Coral Springs

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Shortly after 4 a.m. on Sunday, a 65-year-old Coral Springs retiree finished running a fundraiser for a local food distribution initiative.

Thomas Dobbs had run during daytime and nighttime in parks and well-lit areas of Coral Springs since Friday morning -- for a total of 56 miles in 48 hours.

“I still have all my toenails,” the longtime city resident ...

Gina Rose Montalto Memorial Foundation Offers Class of 2021 Legacy Scholarship

PARKLAND, FL- Gina Rose Montalto would have graduated from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School this year. Montalto, a member of the Class of 2021, was a victim of the mass shooting at MSD High School in February 2018.

Gina was known for having a huge heart to help others. In honor of Gina and to commemorate her graduation year, the Gina Rose Montalto Memorial Foundation will ...

He’s Running For 48 Hours To Raise Money For Food Distribution In Coral Springs

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For weeks, Thomas Dobbs drove past the long line of cars waiting to pick up food boxes at Chabad of Coral Springs and wondered what he could do to help people get through the hardship of the pandemic.

On Friday, the longtime city resident and retired water treatment plant project director put on his jogging shoes and started a fundraiser to support the ...

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MakeATeeOnLine in Coral Springs Raises More Than $7,000 For Family Of Slain FBI Agent

March 27, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – MakeATeeOnLine raised $7,466 for the family of slain FBI agent Laura Schwartzenberger through sales of T-shirts and hoodies.

Meryl Katlin, owner of MakeATeeOnLine, said the night after Schwartzenberger was killed in February, she was asked by Crossfit Vice owners Michelle and Justin Brown if she would put the artwork designed by Wizard Creations for “Live ...

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COVID Liability Protections Legislation Signed into Law

April 9, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - For over a year now, our Chamber along with many others throughout the state have been advocating for commonsense COVID liability protections to protect the business community.

Last week, the Chamber-backed COVID liability protections legislation became the very first bill of the 2021 legislative session passed by both bodies of the Legislature and sent to the ...

Summer Camp At The Coder School In Coral Springs: A Taste of Everything

CORAL SPRINGS, FL- As the school year turns the corner towards summer, many parents are making plans for activities that will be available to their children as the world slowly opens from the pandemic.

The Coder School in Coral Springs has prepared a summer schedule that is geared directly towards children that want to engage with coding, but also have a lot of fun along the way. Their summer ...

Coral Springs To Celebrate 33rd Annual National Day of Prayer

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – On Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 7 p.m., the Clergy Coalition of Coral Springs and Parkland, in partnership with the Coral Springs Multi-Cultural Advisory Committee, will honor and celebrate the 33rd Annual National Day of Prayer on Zoom.
 
Bound to social distancing orders, the city invites the public to join in the ceremony of ...

Brodzki Jacobs in Coral Springs: When Is The Right Time To File For Divorce?

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Many clients ask us at their initial consultation: “When is the right time for me to file for a divorce?”

Like many legal and strategic questions, the answer is: “It depends”.

From a legal perspective, there are some bad times to file for divorce.

If you are the spouse who is in need of continuing financial support (alimony) from your spouse ...

Neuro Wellness TMS Centers of America in Coral Springs: Many Depression Sufferers Have Tried Everything. It’s Time To Try Nexstim TMS Therapy.

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Many depression sufferers have tried everything. 

They've tried anti-depressants...sometimes three or four different kinds.

They've tried traditional "talk" counseling.

They've tried following mental health advice.

They’ve listened to their friends and family tell them to “just choose to be happy.”

But for many people ...

Sawgrass Nature Center & Wildlife Hospital To Host Outdoor Orchid And Plant Festival On April 10 And 11

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – The delicate and graceful orchid has been coveted by mankind as a symbol of love for many centuries.  Lovers of this ornamental plant and other tropical delights will enjoy a chance to marvel at their beauty during the Sawgrass Nature Center & Wildlife Hospital Fifth Annual Orchid & Plant Festival on April 10 – 11 from 9:30 am until 4:30 pm. Admission ...

Vehicle Fire, Sexual Batteries, Animal Bites, And More: Coral Springs Police Bulletin, March 24-30

April 4, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Here is the Coral Springs Police Department crime and incident report for the week of March 24-30.

 

Identity theft

- March 24, NW 33 Street

- March 26, NW 75 Way

 

Theft from car

- March 24, West Sample Road, Victim: man, 36, Estimated loss: $511

- March 25, Wiles Road, Victim: man, 42, Estimated loss: $1,500

 

Neglect

- ...

Voyeurism, Prescription Fraud, Animal Bites, And More: Coral Springs Police Bulletin, March 17-23

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Here is the Coral Springs Police Department crime and incident report for the week of March 17-23.

Identity theft

- March 17, W. Sample Road, Victim: man, 30, Estimated loss: $1,023

- March 17, Terrapin Lane, Victim: woman, 34

- March 18, Turtle Run Boulevard

- March 19, NW 10 Place

- March 20, Highland Place

- March 22, West Atlantic Boulevard, ...

Howard Melamed: Coral Springs Resident, Business Owner, and Internet Provocateur

April 2, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Most people wouldn’t want to be called a gadfly. Howard Melamed doesn’t mind it at all.

The longtime Coral Springs resident, business owner, one-time political candidate, and lately an internet provocateur delights in telling city leaders his views on how to run the city of more than 130,000 people.

Everything from traffic (“there’s too much ...

Don’t Become A Killer In Coral Springs. Get Vaccinated.

April 3, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Twenty-seven states have had rising numbers of Covid cases and hospitalizations. Most of them are nowhere near here. However, we in this area have a particular problem. It’s called Spring Break.

I would venture to say that most everyone reading this knows someone who was a Spring Breaker or who was with someone who was a Spring Breaker. By next week, we should suspect ...

The Coyote And The Wolf: What They Can Teach Us About Fighting Crime In Coral Springs

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – The coyote and the wolf. Sounds familiar?  Hopefully, it does.

The last time Coral Springs’ hair stood on end at the sighting of a coyote, I wrote at some length about them. The city has put out some tips now that there has been another sighting, not surprising near a dog park. To a hungry coyote anything under 10 pounds looks like a quick meal and a ...

U.S. Representative Ted Deutch - Empty Suit

March 27, 2021

I see in my TapIntoCoralSprings.net feed that Representative Ted Deutch and sixty of his colleagues are making headlines for signing a letter to President Biden demanding a ban on the import of assault rifles and high capacity magazines. Excluding the letterhead, address, date and signatures this important letter is a paltry half page. If this is the collective effort of sixty people I would be ...

The More Things Change, The More They Remain the Same

March 30, 2021

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Over the past two months, to our collective dismay and disappointment, there has been a revisiting of the topic of mass shootings. In dissimilar, highly unrelated circumstances, several mass shootings have been circulating through the news feed as of late.

Has anyone else begun to question “why?”

I know that my own reflection and understanding stems from ...