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By Danielle Charbonneau The number of Americans ages 65 and older is set to explode from more than 46 million to over 98 million by 2060. Nearly 20 million Americans will be over the age of 85. Florida has the highest concentration of older residents in the U.S.; Adults over the ...

By Marie Puleo As Pompano’s beachside redevelopment continues to unfold – with the opening of the Beach House restaurant, the development of the Pompano Beach Fishing Village, the reconstruction of the pier, and numerous luxury high-rises either under construction or in the pipeline – the city is also striving to ...

By Danielle Charbonneau A rendering of an open balcony at Arya Oceanside Residences. BOUTIQUE & CHIC: Arya Oceanside Residences LOCATION:336 Sunset Dr., between the Intracoastal and the ocean SUMMARY: Seven stories, 19 condos (each two bedrooms, plus den) PRICE: Starting from under $650,000 PROJECTED OPENING DATE:Approximately Spring 2020 CONTACT: 954-866-8333 | ...

By Danielle Charbonneau I’ve been known to keep a pretty exhaustive bucket list. Two activities on this uber-long, idealistic list of mine include scuba diving and setting a world record (for anything). This June 16, I will have the opportunity to complete both of these simultaneously. Dixie Divers in Deerfield ...

The City of Pompano Beach’s electric utility boxes are being transformed into colorful works of art thanks to the Utility Wrap Project organized by the city’s Public Art Committee. One artist chosen to complete two of the city’s electric boxes in phase two of the project has a story of ...

Fancy gowns. Tuxedos. Boutonnières. Limousinesand dancing. Prom is a rite of passage for most American teenagers, but for some young people battling cancer, prom is just a dream — a fading mirage in the distance. Toxic chemotherapy treatments, medical complications and fatal conditions often prevent children with cancer from making it ...

Pompano! Magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo For decades, the main thoroughfare in the city’s northwest district has had the dual name of Hammondville Road and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard, but now it will officially be known solely as ...

Pompano! Magazine's City Beat Reporter Marie Puleo. She can be emailed at puleo.marie@gmail.com By Marie Puleo Pompano Beach is suing about a dozen major pharmaceutical companies, joining nearly 200 other governments around the country that are waging battle against the opioid industry. The city is bringing a lawsuit against the ...

By Marie Puleo The City of Pompano Beach is set to become a center for soccer development in the United States. The Floridians Football Club is moving forward with plans to build a multimillion-dollar sports complex on a 12-acre city-owned parcel on Northwest 31st Ave. in the Palm Aire area.  ...

By Marie Puleo After years of delays, the Charlotte J. Burrie Civic Center is about to be built on the vacant parcel located at 2669 N. Federal Highway in Pompano’s Cresthaven neighborhood. Burrie, who serves as City Commissioner of District 2, has been pushing for a civic center for the ...