The Lisa Boccard Half Marathon and 5k was a success. Both runs took place at Sportsplex Park and raised money for the Lisa Boccard Breast Cancer Fund. Those who participated received medals and a T-shirt.



City Commissioners are always available to discuss City issues with residents or business owners. Office hours for April are as follows, but check regularly for changes. – Mayor Skip Campbell is available to meet with residents on Tuesday, April 15 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. at City Hall in the City Commission Office. – Vice Mayor Larry Vignola is available to meet with residents on Tuesday, April 14 from noon to 1 p.m. at Pasquale’s Pizza & Subs, 10337 Royal Palm Blvd. – Commissioner Lou Cimaglia will be available on Monday, April 6 from 3 to 5 p.m. at City Hall in the City Commission Office. – Commissioner Dan Daley is available to meet with residents on Thursday, April 23 from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at Crocante Café & Bakery, 2708 N. University Drive.  -Commissioner Joy Carter will be available on Monday, April 27 from 4 to 5 p.m. at City Hall in the City Commission Office.

Governor Rick Scott today announced that Florida businesses have created 807,100 private-sector jobs since December 2010. In February 2015, 14,900 private-sector jobs were created across Florida. Florida’s annual private-sector job growth rate, now at 3.9 percent, has exceeded that of the nation since April 2012. Florida’s unemployment rate for February 2015 was 5.6 percent, down from the January 2015 rate of 5.7 percent.



Construction of the new Coral Springs Charter School will begin in the summer of  2016 and the new school will open in the fall of 2017. Charter Schools USA will build a three story school building, three story parking garage and a new gymnasium. The existing site will be demolished and the land redeveloped.

Saturday, March 28 at 2pm

Venus Rising Women’s Drum and Dance Ensemble is a South Florida based, multi-ethnic performance troupe dedicated to creating works that uplift and inspire. These talented women percussionists and dancers explore West African, Caribbean, Brazilian and Middle Eastern rhythms, movements and songs in powerful performances.


Come sit under the stars and enjoy music with your family and friends at the City’s free concert on Saturday, April 25.   Studio 54 will perform energetic dance music starting at 7 p.m. at Betti Stradling Park. Parking and admission is free. Blankets, lawn chairs and coolers are welcome, and refresh­ments will be available for purchase. Please refrain from bringing glass con­tainers, alcohol and pets.


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