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Parkland Golf and Country Club Celebrates Graduation

June 3, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- Any student graduating from school this year is experiencing uniquely difficult circumstances. For students living in the Parkland Golf and Country Club neighborhood, a bleak season was made a little brighter by local residents and management at Parkland Golf. What began during the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic as a successful birthday parade inspired a ...

Heron Heights Holds 5th Grade Promotion Parade

PARKLAND, FL- In a difficult season that often feels increasingly challenging each week, Parklanders are continuing to step up with creative ideas. Heron Heights Elementary celebrated the final day of school in Broward County with a 5th Grade Promotion Parade. 

”The promotion parade was a fabulous way to celebrate our 5th graders in a time that is unprecedented. They worked ...

Riverglades 5th Graders Roll Through Graduation

PARKLAND, FL- The 5th grade class at Riverglades Elementary School made the very best of the COVID-19 situation on Thursday. As many schools are working to figure out how to put cap on the school year, the greatest challenge is often for the classes that are graduating from the school. Last walks, conversations, and photos that were always anticipated have vanished with the pandemic that ...

Parkland Resident Narnike Grant Runs for School Board District 9 Seat

PARKLAND, FL- Parkland resident Narnike Grant is running for Broward County School Board District 9 seat. The Primary Election will be held on August 18, 2020, and the general election is on November 3, 2020. Grant is a full time wife, mother and substitute teacher. She has lived in Parkland since 2008 with her husband, Irie, and their 5 children. 

Grant, a Brooklyn ...

Two Parkland Residents Awarded Honors Medallions at FSU Graduation

PARKLAND, FL- Two Parkland students were awarded honors medallions at Florida State University's Virtual Ceremony on April 30, 2020. Shayna Cohen and Giana SanGiovanni received the honors medallions which are awarded to high-achieving 2020 graduates. 

Shayna Cohen graduated with honors in Economics. Giana SanGiovanni graduated with honors in ...

Westglades Athletics Virtual Banquet and Awards Now Available Online

PARKLAND, FL- The Westglades Middle School Athletics Virtual Banquet and Awards Presentation is now available on the school website.  All the coaches came together and made a presentation of the season, and discussing their team and presenting team awards such as MVP, MIP and Sportsmanship Awards.  Athletics also named the MSD Scholarship Winners, Coach of the Year, ...

"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 ...

Stoneman Douglas Eagle Regiment to Hold Virtual End of Year Banquet and Fundraiser

PARKLAND, FL- The MSD Eagle Regiment got creative in an effort to continue their traditional end of year banquet. The Eagle Regiment will hold their Band Banquet virtually this year on Friday, May 15, 2020. They have combined their virtual banquet with a fundraising effort that will both celebrate the accomplishments of this year's' team and support the program for the upcoming ...

Coral Springs High School Seniors To Get Graduation Parades

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – All Coral Springs high school seniors can be part of graduation parades.

The City of Coral Springs and School Board of Broward County provided Wednesday the details of the parades and their routes.

Here’s the info:

- All participants are required to remain in their vehicles and practice safe social distancing.

Participants will enter the staging area at ...

Stoneman Douglas Seniors to Have Graduation Car Parade on June 6

PARKLAND, FL- Mayor Christine Hunschofsky announced on Tuesday morning that graduating seniors from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School will be having a special graduation car parade on Saturday, June 6 at 9am.

Graduating seniors will have the chance to dress up, decorate their cars, and drive an official parade route that will be designed to run past Stoneman Douglas High School. More ...

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Broward Curfew Lifted; Miami-Dade Moves to Midnight

June 3, 2020

PARKLAND, FL- The Broward County curfew that has been in place since Sunday has been lifted as of this evening, advised Parkland resident and Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine and Ready Broward, the county's official emergency management twitter account. The curfew was from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., and was originally scheduled to be in place through this weekend. While the curfew ...

Beach Sunbathing and More Opens on Monday

PARKLAND, FL- As the beaches of Broward County have opened up, many beach goers have been daydreaming of relaxing on the summer sand and soaking up the rays without needing to keep moving along.

Daydream no more. The beaches of Broward will be open again to sunbathing as of Monday, June 1. Social distancing rules still apply, and masks are expected to be in use in any scenario that places ...

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

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 ...