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Coral Springs Museum of Art Faces Budget Shortfall, Considers Staff Reduction

May 27, 2020

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Museums across the world are suffering financial losses from shutdowns related to the coronavirus, leading to furloughs, layoffs, and indefinite closings.  

Coral Springs Museum of Art isn’t spared from similar hardships.

Facing a $140,800 budgetary deficit, the museum is considering cutting staff and reducing gallery hours when it re-opens, according to ...

Drive-In Movies: Fort Lauderdale This Weekend, Parkland Next Friday

PARKLAND, FL- Summer is almost here, and Parklanders are preparing for the most unique summer season in memory. Any activity that supports and allows for social distancing while resembling a bit of normalcy seems like a good idea to many local residents.

This weekend, a new Drive-In theater experience will be available in Fort Lauderdale. The Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival ...

"Parkland Rising" Documentary Set to Premier on June 2

PARKLAND, FL- "Parkland Rising," a documentary that follows the lives of Parklanders in the wake of the Stoneman Douglas tragedy, has announced that it will premier on June 2, 2020. The date coincides with National Gun Violence Awareness Day and Wear Orange Day.

"Parkland Rising" is Directed and Produced by two-time Emmy Award winner Cheryl Horner McDonough and ...

Blue Angels Brought Cheers in Flight Over Parkland and Coral Springs

PARKLAND, FL – The U.S. Navy Blue Angels darted across the sky over Coral Springs and Parkland on Friday, as onlookers cheered and clicked their cameras to catch a glimpse of the six F/A-18 Hornet aircrafts making their pursuit over South Florida in honor of front-time workers during the coronavirus.

At Broward Health Coral Springs, dozens of healthcare workers dressed in scrubs clapped ...

General Manager of Coral Springs Theater Expects Shows To Go On After Coronavirus

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – When he first sat at Coral Springs Center for the Arts, Bill Haggett saw a new potential in the 1,500-seat auditorium.

It was the summer of 2016, and the long-time entertainment producer was about to become the center’s new general manager.

“There was not one bad seat in the house and I thought I could have a big impact here,” he ...

Blue Angels to Fly Over Parkland on Friday

PARKLAND, FL- The United States Navy's Blue Angels will be flying over South Florida 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 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Friday, May 8. The time of the flyover is scheduled to be announced on Thursday, May 7.

Pirates, Cowboys, Wizards – All Part of Coral Springs Family’s Theme Nights At Home

CORAL SPRINGS, FL - With families holed up at home during the coronavirus, many parents are scratching their heads to find activities to keep their children entertained.

Not Destiny and Bill Haggett.

The Coral Springs couple and their three boys have turned weekend family dinners into theme-nights -- complete with wearing costumes and makeup, singing, and dancing.

They’ve done ...


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Near the Beach This Afternoon? Watch a Rocket Launch Into Space

May 27, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- As Parkland and Broward County residents adjust to their newly opened beaches, they are in for a treat this afternoon. NASA and SpaceX will be sending its first manned rocket in nine years on a flight to the International Space Station. 

Two astronauts, Drew Hurley and Bob Behnken, will be aboard the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket that is scheduled to blast off from Kennedy ...

Broward Beaches, Hotels, Gyms Now Open

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland residents can now head to the beach in our own county, albeit with a number of restrictions. Broward County has now officially opened its beaches, gyms, and hotels as of today with occupancy and social distancing restrictions.

A number of gyms within the county had begun to open already, depending on the posture of the city they are located. As of today, they ...

Memorial Day Weekend: Goodyear Blimp and More Flying Overhead

PARKLAND, FL- What's that in the sky, you may ask this Memorial Day weekend? Why, it's the Goodyear Blimp, flying overhead in South Florida. The legendary Goodyear Blimp, known for its presence over major events everywhere, is making its way to South Florida to honor healthcare workers battling COVID-19 and cover a golf tournament on Sunday. In addition, South Florida will see ...

Congratulate Your Graduate with Milestones on TAPinto

May 20, 2020

Graduation season is upon us and that means celebrating your graduate’s accomplishments and honors.  TAPinto Milestones gives you an easy and affordable way to honor your graduate.  You can submit a note of congratulations, highlight achievements and submit photos.  Your Milestone post will be posted on the TAPinto site of your choosing and stay there forever.  ...

Power Up Your Content Marketing on TAPinto

TAPinto is rolling out a new content marketing feature as a part of our participation in The Branded Content Project -- a partnership between the Facebook Journalism Project, the Local Media Association and the Local Media Consortium. The new feature will enable businesses, nonprofits and others who purchase guaranteed publication of a press release, real estate listing, event listing, milestone, ...