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Park Trails Elementary School Class Partners With SOS Children's Village to Bring Holiday Cheer

December 7, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- Sharon Harper's 3rd Grade Class is going the extra mile to give back to the local community this holiday season. Harper, a teacher at Park Trails Elementary in Parkland, learned of an opportunity to help serve the local community through her friend, Catherine Walker.  SOS Children's Village in Coconut Creek is a neighborhood for children in need of a home and care.

Broward Schools Hurricane Make-Up Days Announced

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Public schools in Coral Springs and across Broward County will use two previously scheduled early release days as make-up days following school closings for Hurricane Ian and Hurricane Nicole earlier this year.

Broward County Public Schools announced Friday that Thursday, January 12, and Thursday, April 20 will now be regular school days.

In addition, for high ...

Stoneman Douglas On Schedule With School Dismissal

PARKLAND, FL- The suspicious white substance found in an envelope on campus at Stoneman Douglas High School is still being investigated by Coral Springs - Parkland FD, but the substance has been determined not to be a threat and students are being allowed to leave campus beginning at 2:40 p.m. on Friday.

 

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Light Up the Night Draws Thousands to Celebrate the Holiday Season

December 2, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- One of Parkland's marquee winter celebrations highlighted the week on Thursday night. "Light Up the Night" celebrated its tenth year in Parkland, this year supporting local nonprofit Parkland Cares.

Thousands of people came out to enjoy the cool evening, enjoying live music, games for kids, vendor booths and lot of food and beverages. 

At 8 p.m., event ...

State Representative Christine Hunschofsky's December Message

PARKLAND, FL- Happy Holidays! Time has flown by this year, and it’s hard to believe that the holidays are already here. This has always been my favorite time of the year, as it is an opportunity to reflect on what is truly important in life and an occasion to celebrate with family and friends. It is important to make these memories special since they will stay with us and our children ...

Stoneman Douglas Boys, Girls Soccer Seasons Off to a Hot Start

December 7, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- The Stoneman Douglas soccer teams are off to a tremendous start this season. Both the boys and the girls teams have won nearly all their games to begin the season.

The MSD Girls Soccer Team is currently undefeated, with a record of 5-0-1 in their first six matches this season. The Lady Eagles have outscored their opponents 38-4 in their games.

The MSD Boys Team is 4-1, with ...

Cornhole Tournament in Parkland on Saturday

PARKLAND, FL- The City of Parkland is hosting a Cornhole Tournament this coming weekend at Pine Trails Park.

The Cornhole event is fun for the whole family, and will include food trucks and prizes as well as the Cornhole competition.

The cost is $50 per team for the double elimination tournament. Registration can be done at the Quigley Tennis Center or by calling 954.757.4103.

The ...

Stoneman Douglas Boys Basketball Team Stays Perfect, Improves to 4-0

PARKLAND, FL- The Stoneman Douglas Boys Basketball Team improved to a perfect 4-0 on the season after defeating McArthur High School in an away game on Friday night.

The Eagles beat McArthur by a score of 58-52. They'll be looking to improve to 5-0 on Tuesday evening at home against Everglades High School.

Tip off on Tuesday against Everglades is at 7:30 p.m.

 

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Park Trails Elementary School Class Partners With SOS Children's Village to Bring Holiday Cheer

December 7, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- Sharon Harper's 3rd Grade Class is going the extra mile to give back to the local community this holiday season. Harper, a teacher at Park Trails Elementary in Parkland, learned of an opportunity to help serve the local community through her friend, Catherine Walker.  SOS Children's Village in Coconut Creek is a neighborhood for children in need of a home and care.

Stoneman Douglas Class President Publishes New Journaling Book

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland student Jacey Brauner is having a tremendous school year. The Stoneman Douglas junior is not only serving as Parkland's Mayor for a Month, but she recently published a journaling book that focuses on the positives of daily life.  Brauner is also President of her Junior Class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.  Along with those responsibilities, ...

Where’s Kika? Local Couple Searches for Missing Dog in Parkland

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Could she be near the Sawgrass Trailhead at Atlantic Boulevard in Coral Springs? Or is she deep in Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge off Parkland?

The search is on for a 10-year-old mixed breed dog named Kika who escaped from her Parkland home on Tuesday.

For the past two days, more than 500 people have been looking for the white dog ...

Stoneman Douglas On Schedule With School Dismissal

December 2, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- The suspicious white substance found in an envelope on campus at Stoneman Douglas High School is still being investigated by Coral Springs - Parkland FD, but the substance has been determined not to be a threat and students are being allowed to leave campus beginning at 2:40 p.m. on Friday.

 

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Suspicious Substance Discovered at MSD; Parts of School Temporarily Closed

PARKLAND, FL- An envelope containing a suspicious substance was received at Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday morning, prompting the school to immediately close the school office and parts of the 100 building on campus.

Coral Springs - Parkland Fire Department were immediately dispatched to the scene to oversee the situation. Students are not currently being dismissed from Stoneman ...

Light Up the Park on Friday Night in Parkland

December 8, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland's annual holiday event, Light Up the Park, will be held on Friday evening, December 9, 2022, in Parkland.

The event will include food trucks, live music, and more.

Light Up the Park also features the unveiling of the winners for the Parkland holiday home decorating contest.

Bring your lawn chairs and enjoy the fun beginning at 5:30 p.m. at the Pine Trails ...

Cornhole Tournament in Parkland on Saturday

PARKLAND, FL- The City of Parkland is hosting a Cornhole Tournament this coming weekend at Pine Trails Park.

The Cornhole event is fun for the whole family, and will include food trucks and prizes as well as the Cornhole competition.

The cost is $50 per team for the double elimination tournament. Registration can be done at the Quigley Tennis Center or by calling 954.757.4103.

The ...

Stoneman Douglas Class President Publishes New Journaling Book

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland student Jacey Brauner is having a tremendous school year. The Stoneman Douglas junior is not only serving as Parkland's Mayor for a Month, but she recently published a journaling book that focuses on the positives of daily life.  Brauner is also President of her Junior Class at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.  Along with those responsibilities, ...

Small Business Saturday in Parkland

November 24, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- As the holiday season gets into full swing, Small Business Saturday in Parkland is just around the corner. On Saturday, November 26, 2022, local businesses in Parkland will be offering discounts and deals to shoppers for supporting local business here in Parkland.

The Parkland Chamber of Commerce has been highlighting local businesses that are offering Small Business Saturday ...

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Thu, December 08
04:00 PM — 05:00 PM

Sawgrass Nature Center & Wildlife Hospital , Coral Springs

The Garden Club of Coral Springs: ...

Exclusive Sponsorship Opportunities with TAPinto Can Help Your Business

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Why do businesses sponsor sporting events, township recreation events, and other initiatives?  Of course, they sponsor to show their public support. But there’s much more to it.  

Importantly, business owners want to align their business’s brand with the reputation and credibility of the event or initiative they are sponsoring. They ...

TAPinto CEO Michael Shapiro Participates in Downtown New Jersey Panel

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ — TAPinto Founder and CEO Michael Shapiro recently took part in a panel discussion at Downtown New Jersey's annual conference, called "Destination Downtown." The panel focused on local news and public relations and how both impact local businesses.

Shapiro and other professionals discussed how to implement a public relations campaign to promote ...

How TAPinto’s Email Marketing Opportunities Can Help You Reach a Large Local Audience

NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Email marketing is the tried-and-true strategy of sending emails to engage with your business’s prospects and customers.

It’s the most direct and effective way of connecting with your audience and converting them into customers.

According to Constant Contact, the average return on investment (ROI) on email marketing is $36 for every $1 spent.

In fact, ...

TAPinto Showcases Industry-Leading Support System for Owner/Publishers

WESTFIELD, NJ — Jackie Lieberman was one of TAPinto's first owner/publishers and in the 10 plus years since she first became part of the TAPinto family, local news and digital marketing have evolved considerably, but one crucial aspect has stayed the same: the industry-leading support provided by TAPinto to its owner/publishers.

TAPinto Westfield is part of a network of ...