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By Marie Puleo Since 2010, the City of Pompano Beach and its Community Redevelopment Agency have been working to revitalize the beachfront that stretches from Atlantic Boulevard to just north of the Pompano Pier, an area which, over the years, had become blighted and derelict. The goal was to create ...

By Danielle Charbonneau Wearing rectangular black-rimmed glasses and a yellow button-up shirt under a khaki blazer on the first episode of CBS’s 35th season of “Survivor” Dr. Michael Zahalsky — or “Dr. Mike” as he goes by on the show — came off as the ultimate nerd. He stands stoically ...

BY COLTON WOOTEN The Deerfield Beach Festival of the Arts will assemble again this January 27 and 28 along the strip of shops that line 21st Avenue by the International Fishing Pier, where an order of approximately 125 artisans — chosen for their excellence by the the Deerfield Cultural Committee ...

By Danielle Charbonneau The instructor helps Danielle's boyfriend Baris strap on his flyboard in the aquamarine waters of Aruba. By Danielle Charbonneau   One of my favorite holiday traditions as an adolescent was watching “Jingle All the Way” starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Arnold plays a determined dad on a mission to buy ...

By Susan Rosser Details. Details. It was clear from the moment my husband Richard and I entered the aptly-named Plunge Beach Hotel, that no detail was too small for its creators to consider. In fact, what separates Plunge from the hyper-competitive beach hotel market are the smaller things that make ...

BY DANIEL MYERS “Calm is a superpower,” Tygielski told me during our interview at the Nauti Dawg Marina Cafe. A twenty-year veteran in the business world, Tygielski rose the corporate ranks to eventually become President of Kent Security, a Miami based company. At the height of this success, she left ...

Staggering predictions from the Broward County Medical examiner and an epidemiologist at NOVA Southeastern University have revealed that Broward County is likely to see over 1,000 fatal drug overdoses by the end of the year, almost doubling 2016’s total of 582 and quadrupling those in 2015. Beyond fatal overdoses, the ...

By Danielle Charbonneau I am an astronaut, weightless, pushing effortlessly off the edges of my vessel in outer space. I am an embryo, floating in a mother’s womb. I am bathing in a giant bowl of lime Jello. Now I am me, staring at the sky, laying peacefully on my ...

By Marie Puleo The Lighthouse Point City Commission voted unanimously last month to adopt an ordinance prohibiting medical marijuana dispensaries within the city. Last November, 71 percent of the voters in Florida approved an amendment to the Florida Constitution that legalizes medical marijuana. In Lighthouse Point, 69 percent of voters said ...

By Marie Puleo The Pompano Beach Water Taxi is expected to launch its hop-on, hop-off service along the Intracoastal Waterway by the end of November. The new water taxi service is the result of five years of planning by the City of Pompano Beach, including the building of a water ...