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Meet and Greet with School Board Member Lori Alhadeff Friday, January 31

January 28, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- District 4 Broward County School Board Member Lori Alhadeff will be hosting her monthly in-person Meet and Greet on Friday, January 31. The general public is invited to join and bring questions and discussion topics. From school policies to testing programs, the monthly meeting with School Board Member Alhadeff is an excellent way to stay up to date on our local ...

“Code Yellow” Again at Marjory Stoneman Douglas After Nearby Road Rage Incident

PARKLAND, FL – Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were put once again on “code yellow” status – not allowed to leave their classrooms – on Monday morning following a road rage incident near the school, which resulted in a suspect being taken into custody, school officials said.

It was the second code yellow incident at the school in less than a ...

“Code Yellow” at Marjory Stoneman Douglas After Students Jumped Fence

PARKLAND, FL - Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were put on “code yellow” status – not allowed to leave their classrooms – on Friday afternoon, as school officials investigated two students who jumped over a fence and left the campus, school officials said.

Students in the school remained in their classrooms, along with their teachers, for just ...

2020 Census; Parklanders Can Help

January 26, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- The United States Census Bureau kicked off the 2020 Census in Alaska earlier this week. Residents across the county are counted every 10 years by the U.S. Census Bureau. Parklanders have an opportunity to help out locally with the census as well.  An accurate count for Parkland ad Broward County is critical to get appropriate funding for our communities and ...

Parkland Set to Honor Life of Martin Luther King Jr.

PARKLAND, FL- The City of Parkland will host a Tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday, January 20, 2020, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Amphitheater at Pine Trails Park. The ceremony will feature the history of black music in America, guest speakers and local performances to honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr. The ceremony will also have crafts and food trucks ...

Florida Senate Advances Alyssa's Law

PARKLAND, FL- The Florida Senate Infrastructure and Security Committee unanimously advanced Senate Bill 70 known as "Alyssa's Law" on Monday.  The bill is named after Alyssa Alhadeff, one of the 17 victims in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas. The bill presented by State Senator Lauren Book would mandate public schools be equipped with panic alarms. Several ...

Westglades Boys Volleyball Advances in Playoffs

January 29, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- The Westglades Boys Volleyball Team beat Franklin Academy in a tight battle Tuesday evening. Westglades defeated Franklin in two sets with scores of 21-19 and 22-20 to advance to second round of district playoffs.  

The Westglades Boys Volleyball team is coached by Ramond Haneski and finished the regular season 4-1.  Their next playoff game is ...

Westglades Girls Volleyball Advance in Playoffs

PARKLAND, FL- Westglades Girls Volleyball secured a win to advance to the second round of playoffs. They defeated Bair Middle (Sunrise, FL) 21-10 and 21-3 on Monday evening. 

"The girls are now one of eight teams remaining in Broward County," shared coach Sharon Golzbein.  

Westglades Girls Volleyball will play in the second round of the playoffs ...

Westglades Girls Volleyball Earns Top Seed in Playoffs

PARKLAND, FL- The Westglades Girls Volleyball finished the regular season with a win against Parkway Middle Friday afternoon. The girls remain undefeated with a record of 8-0. 

Playoffs will begin for Division 5 on Monday, January 27, 2020. The Westglades girls secured the number one seed and will play at home at 5:30 p.m. Currently, there is a three-way tie for the ...

Stoneman Douglas Grad Creates '17 Day Celebration' to Honor Tragedy Victims

January 27, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- As January comes to an end, a month that is remembered for its tragedy is upon us. This coming February 14 marks two years since the day that changed Parkland forever. Lives were lost and families permanently changed.  As a tribute to honor the 17 lives lost, a 2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas graduate has created the '17 Day ...

NFL Players Coming Tuesday to Coral Springs and Parkland For Charity Event

PARKLAND, FL – You may see some NFL players from Super Bowl LIV around town on Tuesday, as they prepare baskets and totes with Coral Springs police for ill children and their parents treated at local hospitals, including Broward Health Coral Springs.

The football players, as well as alumni, will join Coral Springs Police Department and cheerleaders from Kansas City Chiefs and San ...

Relay For Life Fundraiser This Weekend

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland and Coral Springs Relay For Life teams will be holding a Garage Sale Fundraiser this weekend in Coconut Creek. About ten local Relay For Life teams will be participating in the fundraiser, which will be held on Saturday morning, January 25, from 7-11 a.m. at Re/Max Park Creek, 5481 Wiles Road in Coconut Creek. All proceeds from the Garage Sale Fundraiser will go to the ...

“Code Yellow” Again at Marjory Stoneman Douglas After Nearby Road Rage Incident

January 27, 2020

PARKLAND, FL – Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were put once again on “code yellow” status – not allowed to leave their classrooms – on Monday morning following a road rage incident near the school, which resulted in a suspect being taken into custody, school officials said.

It was the second code yellow incident at the school in less than a ...

Sheriff Tony and BSO Seeking Public Feedback

PARKLAND, FL- Happy New Year!

January marks my one-year anniversary as your sheriff. The leadership of the Broward Sheriff’s Office has made a lot of changes that we sincerely believe will increase the safety for all of Broward County. During the past year, we have implemented many new initiatives that we trust are addressing important public safety needs and the needs of our ...

Stoneman Douglas Winter Guard Preview Night January 24

January 23, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- Stoneman Douglas Winter Guard is presenting "Preview Night" Friday, January 24, 2020, at Stoneman Douglas High School. 

The event will feature performances from Stoneman Douglas High School A, Atlantic High School, Relentless Open, Spanish River High School and JV. After intermission the Stoneman Douglas Percussion, Relentless World and Stoneman Douglas ...

Team Miralago Hosts 80's Party for Relay for Life Fundraiser

PARKLAND, FL- The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life- Parkland and Coral Springs is a fundraiser that impacts and supports our local community. Team Miralago has supported the Relay for Life cause for five years. Rachel Frydman started the team four years ago that is led currently by team captains Briana Cabrera, Karen Johnson, Jessica Fox, and Crystal ...

Family Fun Fest at Pine Trails Park January 10-12

PARKLAND, FL- The city of Parkland's annual Family Fun Fest celebration will be hosted at Pine Trails Park next weekend. The three-day event will be held Friday, January 10 from 5:00-10:00 p.m., Saturday, January 11 from 12:00-10:00 p.m. and Sunday, January 12 from 12:00-6:00 p.m. It will feature food, games, rides and music.

Admission and parking for the ...

Lucky’s Market in Coral Springs To Close on February 12

January 23, 2020

PARKLAND, FL -- Lucky’s Market will be closing its Coral Springs store on Feb. 12, the store manager said Tuesday.

The store’s 75 employees learned they will be losing their jobs in the morning as the store was preparing to open for the day, manager Morgan Mislan said. The store opened about four years ago at the southeast corner of North University Drive and Wiles Road and ...

Parkland Farmers' Market with Public Safety Expo January 19

January 18, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland Farmers' Market is back this Sunday at the Equestrian Center.  Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Equestrian Center, 8350 Ranch Road.  The market will feature a public safety expo featuring the Broward Sheriff's Office-Parkland District and the Coral Springs-Parkland Fire Department. They will both vehicles on display, a ...

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NFL, NASCAR and MMA Athletes Visit Radio Row

MIAMI — Electricity filled the air at the Miami Convention Center Tuesday as Radio Row opened its doors for the second day. What may have seemed like a quiet afternoon provided a perfect opportunity for NFL legends such as NFL Hall of Famers Barry Sanders and Deion Sanders to walk freely through the center.

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January 16, 2020

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