Posts In Category

Pompano Beach

Pompano Beach Seafood Festival

BY Jeff Levine, POMPANO BEACH NEWS COLUMNIST Without a doubt, just about everyone's favorite booth at the Pompano Beach Seafood Festival is Papa's Raw Bar. So, how do you make the best booth at the renowned Pompano Beach event even better?  How about adding Pompano Beach's top local brewery?  26 ...
Shipwreck Park diving in Pompano Beach

Newsweek magazine recently picked 8 Diving Wonders throughout the World. One of the eight is right here in Pompano Beach. Of course, you probably already knew how great scuba diving in Pompano Beach can be. The Newsweek article focuses on Shipwreck Park with 16 submerged vessels as one of the ...

On Valentine’s Day last year, Code Green was called at Broward Health North on the Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach border. Code Green — the code called to initiate protocol for a mass casualty incident — signaled the entire hospital that a nearby tragedy was underway. The surgeons, doctors, nurses and support ...
New Pompano Beach Restaurant and Bar: Lucky Fish

By Danielle Carbonneau (Editor/Pompano Beach news reporter) Construction is well underway on Lucky Fish Beach Bar and Grill, one of the next eagerly anticipated restaurant concepts in Pompano Beach Fishing Village near the new Pompano Beach Pier. Lucky Fish’s centerpiece will be the open air, come-as-you are, beach bar. Customers ...
And Fish restaurant in Pompano Beach, at the Marriott.

by Jeff Levine, Pompano Beach News Columnist Some Pompano Beach news updates on construction projects and new restaurants in Pompano Beach. The Atlantic Blvd. intracoastal bridge has been progressing as scheduled.  Kudus to the team for making sure that the major lane closing construction occurred during off-peak season.  More often ...
Pompano-Beach-News

by Jeff Levine, Pompano Beach columnist Got a phone call from a very excited Pompano Beach Mayor Rex Hardin a few days ago.  He, along with City Manager Greg Harrison, had just met with João Mendes Pereira, Ambassador/Consul General of Brazil for Miami,  to create a "branch" in Pompano Beach.  ...

Pompano! Magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com The City Commission unanimously approved in December the $1.8 million purchase of the former Denny’s restaurant located at 2671 N. Federal Highway for the purpose of expanding the Charlotte J. Burrie Civic Center, which is currently being ...

Pompano! Magazine's Editor at Large and columnist, Jeff Levine. He can be contacted at jeff@pointpubs.com By Jeff Levine If you live in the Pompano Beach area, you've seen the incredible amount of construction and development in the beachfront area over the past few years. The Pompano Beach House opened almost exactly ...

Pompano! Magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo At its meeting on Jan. 22, the City Commission approved the conveyance of eight City-owned properties to the Pompano Beach Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), in order to help facilitate development in the downtown area. ...

Pompano! Magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo The City has entered into a construction agreement with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) to install a traffic signal at the intersection of A1A and Pier Street to aid pedestrian and vehicular traffic. ...