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By Danielle Charbonneau It’s 1:53am when the alarm bell sounds. I listen carefully to its pitch and pattern — there’s different tones to denote if the call has come in for the fire engine, the rescue engine or both. This time the three-tone pitch signals for rescue, which is my ...

Pompano! Magazine's Editor at Large and columnist, Jeff Levine. He can be contacted at jeff@pointpubs.com By Jeff Levine FLORIDA. NEVER A DULL MOMENT. ANOTHER CLOSE AND MESSY ELECTION HAS PUT THE NATION’S SPOTLIGHT ON US ONCE AGAIN. The statewide races and recounts have had an effect all the way down ...

By Danielle Charbonneau Pompano Beach based nonprofit The Fruitful Field and former Pompano Beach based nonprofit Taylor’s Closet are two of seven Broward County nonprofits that will receive large grants from the Community Foundation of Broward. The Foundation created $293,080 in Youth Work grants to help 226 Broward youth build ...

By Danielle Charbonneau On Nov. 2 Pompano Beach officially became a sister city with Termoli, Italy. Termoli’s Mayor Angelo Sbrocca and Pompano Beach’s Mayor Lamar Fisher signed the proclamation at a ceremony at the Pompano Beach Cultural Center. Termoli is Pompano Beach’s third sister city through the Greater Pompano Beach ...

By Danielle Charbonneau On Oct. 12, the New York-based hospitality company Impulsive Group purchased the Sands Harbor Resort and Marina in Pompano Beach for $20.8 million. According to county property records, the market value of the property, located at 125 N. Riverside Dr., was assessed at $8,125,480. The 60-room, 82,563-square-foot ...

 By Danielle Charbonneau Construction on Oceanic — Pompano Beach’s newest beachfront restaurant — is well underway. Renderings of the restaurant offer an exciting peek at what diners can expect from the new restaurant, which will open its doors next to the Pompano Beach House adjacent to the city’s new fishing ...

Pompano! magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puelo The City Commission adopted an ordinance at its Sept. 25 meeting authorizing an expenditure of approximately $1.2 million for the purchase of new digital radios for the Pompano Beach District of the Broward Sheriff’s ...

Pompano! magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo The City recently expanded its park ranger program by hiring five new full-time park rangers and giving them, as well as the three part-time rangers who were already in the program, the authority to ...

Among the dozens of delicious food tents at Pompano Beach’s Old Town Untapped celebration on first Fridays, you will find a booth for Dollar Rub Club. Get your mind out of the gutter! Dollar Rub Club is a subscription service for homemade seasoning rubs made by two local, passionate foodies, ...

Pompano! magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo Kester Park is set to undergo major upgrades starting this month, including renovation of the existing concession building and construction of a new restroom building, as well as parking area improvements.  The well-frequented 8.4-acre ...