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April 24, 2021

PARKLAND, FL- This Sunday, the City of Parkland will be celebrating and recognizing Arbor Day at its Sunday Farmers Market. Parkland is one of 3,400 cities across the nation with the designation of "Tree City USA" due to its focus on forested areas within city limits. Additionally, nearly 100 ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The much-loved Parkland Farmers' Market takes a break this Sunday and will continue next weekend on Sunday, April 11, 2021, from 9:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. It's the perfect opportunity to get stocked up on fresh food and locally, homemade items.  The City of Parkland Farmers' Market ...

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PARKLAND, FL- This week is bulk trash pick up for Parkland. Bulk Trash pick up begins Monday, February 22 and runs through Saturday, February 27.  Bulk Trash includes household appliances, furniture and bulky nature items like tree stumps. It does not include special and hazardous wastes such as ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland residents who get their water from Coconut Creek are advised to boil water for 48 hours starting Tuesday night.  According to the City of Parkland, a lightning strike on Tuesday night at the Broward County water treatment facility caused a brief loss of power and water ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Parkland's Farmers' Market is happening this Sunday, and it makes an excellent pre-game visit for local residents planning to enjoy the Super Bowl.  The Farmers' Market, which features crafts, homemade gifts, and locally grown and prepared foods, will be open from 9 a.m. until ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The much-loved Parkland Farmers' Market continues on Sunday, January 24, 2021, featuring a public safety expo. It's the perfect opportunity to get stock up on fresh food and lcoally, homemade items.  The City of Parkland Farmers' Market offers customers the opportunity to purchase ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Out with the old. In with the new, including the Christmas tree that is steadily dropping needles.  Waste Management will start collecting Christmas trees January 4, 2021, through January 15, 2021.  Parkland residents can put their tree out with regular trash on pick up day.  After ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The much-loved Parkland Farmers' Market continues on Sunday, January 24, 2021, featuring a public safety expo. It's the perfect opportunity to get stock up on fresh food and lcoally, homemade items.  The City of Parkland Farmers' Market offers customers the opportunity to purchase ...

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PARKLAND, FL- In with the new, out with the old? Broken, unwanted items taking up room in your house? This week is the time to place those items out for Bulk Trash Pick Up. Bulk Trash Pick Up begins Monday, December 28, 2020, and runs through Thursday, January 2, 2020.  Bulk Trash includes ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The City of Parkland announced its winners of the Holiday Lights Home Decorating Contest yesterday. Two categories were awarded as winners: most creative and most lights. The winner of the Most Creative category was the Dieterich Family, and the winner of the Most Lights ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Monday brought in over 11,000 new COVID-19 cases in Florida as it enters its second week of vaccinations.  In a press conference held in Key Biscayne, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that Florida was receiving 61,000 does of Moderna and over 300,000 more tomorrow. He also ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The much-loved Parkland Farmers' Market continues on Sunday, December 20, featuring a craft fair with local artisans selling handmade goods, gifts, paintings, home decor, and more. It's the perfect opportunity to get fresh food, produce and last minute holiday gifts.  The City of ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Did you miss your chance to dispose of your household hazardous waste? If you are looking for a good reason to do some cleaning before the holidays there is none better than finally getting rid of the household items that can't be thrown in the regular trash. The next Household ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The long-awaited debut of the Parkland Farmers' Market took place over the weekend. Vendors from a wide variety of backgrounds displayed their wares from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Sunday morning. A healthy crowd came out to support the effort, which has been twice delayed in 2020 due ...

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PARKLAND, FL- It might finally feel like winter here in Parkland this week as a cold front moves in. As the calendar flips to December, residents will be reaching for their sweaters and sweatshirts.  Monday and Tuesday mornings will be the coldest of the week with temperature lows in the 50s.

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PARKLAND, FL- Parkland's own home holiday decorating contest is now underway. As residents all over town prepare to celebrate the holidays, the City of Parkland is hosting a contest for the best-decorated homes. There are three award categories in the contest: Most Creative Most ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The much anticipated opening of the Parkland Farmers' Market has been delayed yet again due to weather-related reasons. This Sunday, November 15, was expected to be the new opening for the year. However, Mother Nature had other ideas, and the opening will be pushed back again. The ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The long awaited opening of the Parkland Farmers Market this Sunday has been canceled due to weather conditions. The opening of the Farmers' Market was a small sign of normalcy returning amid the pandemic. However, rain and poor weather conditions will delay the opening until November ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Broken, unwanted items taking up room in your house? This week is the time to place those items out for Bulk Trash Pick Up. Bulk Trash Pick Up begins Monday, October 26, 2020, and runs through Saturday, October 31, 2020.  Bulk Trash includes household appliances, furniture and ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Meet Salt and Pepper! These 5 month old littermates are waiting to find their forever home. Wonder Paws Rescue stepped in to rescue Salt and Pepper from a life on the streets. They are currently in a foster home until they find a family of their own. According to their foster mom, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Parkland Farmers' Market took another step towards normalcy on Wednesday. Market-goers will be able to walk around and shop in person when the market reopens in November. Farmers' Market shoppers will need to remain socially distant from each other and the vendors, but ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Lula is a sweet 2-year-old Hound mix currently in Wonder Paws Rescue looking for a loving and caring home to call her own.  Lula is 40 pounds of love and energy! She loves to play fetch and run so a fenced yard is recommended. As much as Luna loves to play she also loves to ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The Parkland Farmers' Market returns for the 2020/2021 season with a different format to ensure safety during the Coronavirus pandemic. The market will run from November to April in a Drive-Thru format. The Market is held twice per month on Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during market ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Espresso came all the way from Puerto Rico to find his forever home. He is currently in a foster home with Wonder Paws Rescue but looking for a loving and caring home to call his own. When Espresso was found, both of his back were legs paralyzed after being hit by a car. Today you ...

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PARKLAND, FL- The first holiday weekend of the new school year is here, yet many Parkland residents will remain around home in this uncertain season. If you are looking for a good reason to do some "fall cleaning," there is none better than finally getting rid of the household items that can't ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Residents in East Parkland and Coral Springs lost power between 8:30-8:45 p.m. Friday night. It is affecting homes along Holmberg Road in Pine Tree Estates and homes between Wiles Road and 441 in Coral Springs.  According to FPL, over 2,000 people are affected.  Florida Power and ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Reggie is a 6-year-old looking for his forever home. He is currently in a foster home with Wonder Paws Rescue but looking for a loving and caring home to call his own. Reggie is a sweet boy who is good with kids and other dogs. He is house-trained and learning new tricks like sit, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Dixy is looking for her forever home after having a rough start in life. She ended up at Miami-Dade Animal Services as a skinny, dirty and sad 11-year-old dog in need of a loving and caring home.  Wonder Paws Rescue placed Dixy in a foster home that gave her all she needed to grow ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Roxy is looking for her forever home. She is a sweet girl and would make a great companion. Wonder Paws rescued Roxy from a high kill shelter where her previous owners left her at 10 years old. Now Roxy is looking for a family that will love and spoil her the rest of her ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Nilson Silva and family are living the American dream. Born in Brazil, Silva's family moved to Deerfield Beach when he was 13 years old. Silva was always driven and wanting to make the best of his opportunities in South Florida, and he began pursuing a degree at Florida Atlantic ...

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