Tag: Coral Springs

There are a variety of safe festive activities for community members to participate in, including socially distanced pumpkin patches. Photo by Gabriel Uchoa.

Local fall activities for community members to participate in

Fall has arrived, introducing the autumn air, the tasty treats, the line-up of holidays and the variety of festive activities. In past years, people would gather for themed parties, walkthrough pumpkin patches and haunted houses, but this year is different.  Due to the ongoing COVID-19 […]

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Broward Sheriff Gregory Tony announced that two additional deputies have been fired as a result of the agency's internal affairs investigation into the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland at BSO headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on June 26, 2019. (Joe Cavaretta/Sun Sentinel/TNS)

Broward County August Primary Recap: Black candidates sweep county-wide elections

In a year consumed by Coronavirus, racial justice protests and an impending presidential election, voters across Broward County turned out to vote in this year’s Aug. 18 primary election. With changing demographics and racial politics, Black candidates swept the ballot across Broward, with all five […]

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Protesters gather to protest against police brutality, supporting the Black Lives Matter Movement, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Photo by Anna Bayuk

Black Lives Matter protests make their way around Broward county following the death of George Floyd

In the past week, the impact of the Black Lives Matter movement became very prevalent in Broward county. Residents from all over the county gathered in Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs and Sunrise to peacefully protest against police brutality and institutionalized racism.  Recently, a multitude of […]

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Feeding South Florida volunteers hand out food to community members at Coral Square Mall on April 21. Photo by Fenthon Aristhomene

The City of Coral Springs distributes food to community members at Coral Square Mall

Feeding South Florida is an organization based in Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade and Monroe county. Working as a domestic hunger-relief organization, they are feeding 25% of the state’s population that cannot afford daily meals. The organization’s goal is to ultimately “unite the community around hunger […]

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COVID-19 proves to be a challenging adjustment for families

COVID-19 proves to be a challenging adjustment for families

Between families who make TikToks together, to those who do not even talk to one another, each household is handling their time in quarantine  differently.  Dealing with a loss of freedom and missing their separate lives away from home can be a hard adjustment for […]

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More people will begin wearing masks when going out due to this newly issued order. Some people have chosen to create their own masks out of fabric around the house or buy masks from online Photo taken by Brianna Fisher.

Coral Springs issues order for residents to start using face masks in public

Due to the spread of COVID-19, regulations and procedures are constantly changing.  As more tests come in positive, more changes have been made by the authorities.  The City of Coral Springs is under a “Safer at Home” order, which “requires residents to shelter in place […]

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Due to COVID-19 restaurants within the Parkland and Coral Springs community are transitioning to alternative methods to serving their customers. Photo courtesy of Mel Melcon/TNS

Restaurants in Parkland and Coral Springs utilize drive-through and pickup options

The COVID-19 outbreak has forced restaurant operators around Parkland and Coral Springs to come to a decision on whether or not they should remain open or temporarily shut down. All restaurants in Florida have transitioned to delivery, drive-throughs or curbside pickups, offering no sit-in dining […]

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Students eat lunch at Moe's on a Professional Study Day. Photo by Katrina White and Isabella White

[Opinion List] Grab-N-Go places for students to eat at on a PSD

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Children of all ages play and enjoy the new Princess Meadow playground, equipped with monkey bars, swirly slides and other amentities, while their families watch over them. Parents and gaurdians were also able to appreiciate the play area as they mingled while their kids played. Photo by Maria Vera

Princess Meadow’s Playground officially opens to public

Princess Meadow’s Playground, a project 18 months in the making, formally opened on Saturday, Jan. 4 at 10 a.m. This project was intended to honor Meadow Pollack, who died in the Feb. 14, 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.  The playground, which is […]

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March’s Athlete of the Month: Gabby Greenwald

March’s Athlete of the Month: Gabby Greenwald

Gabby Greenwald, a freshman at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and a member of the MSD cross country and track and field team, has been selected as March’s Athlete of the Month. Born and raised in Coral Springs, Florida, Greenwald has dabbled in a multitude […]

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