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February 24, 2022

PARKLAND, FL- Stoneman Douglas High School's marching band, the Eagle Regiment, has had tremendous success recently.  According to the Eagle Regiment, the following has been achieved over the past week: The Stoneman Douglas Concert Jazz Band earned Straight Superiors at the FBA District ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Spring Break is just around the corner, and families that are staying in town will be looking for activities for their children. The P-REC is offering a week-long schedule of Spring Break Camps from March 21-March 25, 2022. The schedule includes visits to the following ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Looking for something to do this weekend in the Parkland- Coral Springs area? Check out these options. Friday:  Entertainment: Alton Brown Live: Beyond the Eats, 6 and 7:30 p.m. at The Coral Springs Center for the Arts, 2855 Coral Springs Drive, Coral Springs. Unique cooking ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The era of the Daddy-Daughter Dance is officially underway in Parkland. The city's first-ever event was held over the weekend in Parkland at the P-REC Center in Pine Trails Park. 400 people were in attendance, as fathers and daughters of all ages celebrated the season ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Looking for something to do this weekend in the Coral Springs area? Check out these options. Friday:  Festival: Saint Andrew Catholic Church Carnival, Friday 5-11 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m.-11 p.m., and Sunday 12-9 p.m. at Saint Andrew Catholic Church at 9950 NW 29 Street, ...

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PARKLAND, FL – If you’re looking for things to do in the area this weekend, Jan. 29-30, 2022, here are some options. Saturday: - Art Exhibition: Luis Garcia-Nerey: Shifting Lines, 9 - 5:30 p.m., Coral Springs Museum of Art, 2855 Coral Springs Drive in Coral Springs. More info here. - ...

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PARKLAND, FL-  The Mayor's Chess Challenge will be taking place next week in Parkland. The 7th Annual Event is hosted by a number of communities around the area, including Parkland, Coral Springs, Coconut Creek and Boca Raton. The Mayor's Chess Challenge is an opportunity for chess lovers of all ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland's daddy-daughter dance, "Ties and Tiaras," is nearly sold out. The event is the first of its kind in Parkland. "We're tremendously excited for this first daddy-daughter dance," said organizer Cara Pitch-Gregg. Over 100 tickets have already been sold, and time is limited ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The rides and the mini-ferris wheel are back. Family Fun Fest, Parkland's popular weekend carnival, is returning this weekend to Pine Trails Park. Family Fun Fest has been an annual event, but it was canceled last year due to COVID. This year, the familiar lights and rides are ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Christmas is just around the corner, and the community is buzzing with holiday spirit. People looking for a little holiday twinkle can drive past the Parkland entrants into the holiday lights contest. The 2021 Winner of Most Creative is the Pollicino Family and the Winner of Most ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland's Family Fun Fest Carnival is returning in January after a year off last year. The 3-day event will be Friday, January 14 - Sunday, January 16, 2022. The carnival takes over Pine Trails Park and includes carnival rides, games, food, music and more. Hours each day are as ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Somerset Parkland Academy VIPP's Holiday Event, the Winter Caravan, has raised the bar when it comes to live-action performances. Last year's inaugural Winter Caravan was an impressive display of drive-through games, events, music, and holiday cheer. This year, SPA VIPP shifted the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Want to see some of the best holiday-decorated homes in Coral Springs? Here’s a list of 26 homes that Coral Springs released last week as part of the city’s 2021 Deck the Halls contest highlighting homes “creatively decorated for the holidays:” - 5370 NW 58 Terrace - ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The MSD Marching Band has been invited to London. Stoneman Douglas will participate in the 2022 London New Year's Day Parade virtually and in-person in the 2023 Parade.  The London's New Year's Day Parade Senior Patron, Duncan Sandys, and Executive Director Bob Bone, came in-person ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland's ever-growing "Light Up the Night Event" unofficially kicked off the holiday season locally on Thursday evening. Thousands of people jammed the parking lots and property surrounding the Zimmerman and Frachtman Law Firm that sponsored and hosted the event. Nearly 100 ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL - Each year, the City of Coral Springs looks forward to Santa’s arrival on a big red fire engine. The Fire Department is proud to announce this year's Santa Express routes to reach as many Coral Springs and Parkland families as possible.  The Santa Express will be held on ...

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PARKLAND, FL- As Thanksgiving wraps up, Hanukkah and Christmas are just around the corner. Parkland is loaded with festivities to celebrate the holiday season. Local events coming to Parkland soon: "Light Up the Night" Winter Wonderland Party will be Thursday, December 2, from 7-10 p.m. in ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Think you have the best-decorated house around? Why not enter the City of Parkland Holiday Home Decorating Contest?  Registration is now open for Parkland's annual celebration of holiday lights and decor.  Winners will be chosen in three categories: most lights, most creative, ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A new splash pad will open at Betti Stradling Park in Coral Springs by this June, featuring dump buckets, covered seating, and LED lights, city administrators say. Coral Springs commissioners last week voted unanimously to pay $426,760 to hire SplashPads USA, Inc. of North ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Eagle Regiment, Stoneman Douglas High School's Marching Band, took home the Class 4A State Title in Ocala over the weekend. The Eagle Regiment held off 2nd place University High School of Orlando with a score of 92.20 in the finals versus University's score of 92.10. West ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Fathers and daughters around Parkland have a new opportunity to spend quality time together at a local venue. An event called "Ties and Tiaras" will be held this coming February in Parkland at the P-REC Center. Ties and Tiaras is a daddy-daughter dance for girls of all ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland residents that haven't been able to see MSD's Eagle Regiment perform Tres Opulent will have one last chance to catch them before they head off to State competition. The Eagle Regiment will perform Tres Opulent for family and friends at MSD's Cumber Stadium on Friday evening, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Emma Gordon is no stranger to adversity. The five-year-old Parkland resident has been dealing with it her entire life. As a child that was born after just 26 weeks of pregnancy, she's been playing catch-up from the very beginning. One of the challenges that Emma and her family ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Halloween weekend kicked off in a big way on Friday night in Parkland. Families from around the city and beyond gathered to celebrate the fall season. At 5:30 p.m., the City of Parkland held its Halloween festival at Pine Trails Park. The trunk-or-treat event featured a photo ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Halloween is less than a week away, and there is no shortage of events happening around the Parkland area. Families looking to engage in costume and candy-themed celebrations have their choice of the following (please note, some events require tickets or advance ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Stoneman Douglas High School's marching band, the Eagle Regiment, participated at Bands of America Regionals over the weekend in Orlando, FL. The Eagle Regiment competed hard, was a Regional Finalist, and finished 12th overall in the competition. The Regional included teams from ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The fall season is quickly turning towards winter in South Florida, and many parents are looking for new activities for their children. There's still time to register for the late fall session of dance classes at the P-REC; time is running short, however, as the second session begins ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL- Coral Springs’ Oktoberfest event is planned for October 16, 2021, on the lawn of City Hall, officials announced Wednesday. The family-friendly event, formally known as Artoberfest, will run from 4-10 pm and feature authentic German fare, entertainment, beer, and ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Parkland Youth Fishing Derby comes to an end Saturday, August 14.  It is the last in a series of three summer fishing events held at Pine Trails Park Fishing Pier.  The competition is free and hosted by the City of Parkland. Child ages 3-12 are eligible for the competition, and ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As modern playgrounds go, the one recently opened in a Coral Springs and Parkland community had the latest bells-and-whistles: wheelchair accessibility, artificial grass, and a lot more features. The playground outside of Heron Bay Commons Clubhouse also mirrored the needs of ...

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