A street paving project in the Lake Placid neighborhood of Lighthouse Point is currently underway.

LIGHTHOUSE POINT STREET PAVING PROJECT GETS UNDERWAY

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A project to mill and resurface the streets in the Lake Placid neighborhood of Lighthouse Point has gotten underway. The Lake […]

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Lighthouse Drive Tree Pruning Project Is Set to Start

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A project to prune the city’s signature trees along Lighthouse Drive is scheduled to begin this month. In June, the […]

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Lighthouse Point Establishes a Policy for Naming City-Owned Properties and Streets

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The City of Lighthouse Point recently adopted a formal policy regarding the naming of city-owned properties and streets. The purpose […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT TOWNHOME PROJECT TO BREAK GROUND SOON

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BY MARIE PULEO  Rendering of new townhome community planned for the southwest corner of Lighthouse Drive and NE 39th Street. LIGHTHOUSE […]

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Robert Weech Begins New Role as Lighthouse Point Fire Chief

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BY MARIE PULEO  Robert Weech will begin his role as Lighthouse Point’s new fire chief on Aug. 15. The city […]

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Seven Lighthouse Point Bridges to Undergo Inspection

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Seven city-owned bridges are undergoing inspections that are being carried out by Kimley-Horn and Associates, a consultant hired by the […]

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The Earl Of Lighthouse Point

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By Richard Rosser Earl Maucker is an award-winning journalist who served 16 years as editor of the Sun-Sentinel and 14 […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT CITY COMMISSION PICKS EVERETT MARSHALL III TO FILL VACANT COMMISSION SEAT 4

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER The Lighthouse Point City Commission picked Everett Marshall III to fill […]

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LA QUINTA HOTEL GETS APPROVED FOR LIGHTHOUSE POINT

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER LA QUINTA HOTEL APPROVED FOR LIGHTHOUSE POINT: A La Quinta hotel […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT’S NEW MAYOR IS KYLE VAN BUSKIRK

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER LIGHTHOUSE POINT’S NEW MAYOR: At a special city commission meeting held […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT MAYOR GLENN TROAST REMEMBERED BY COLLEAGUES AND FRIENDS

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER On March 23, city officials announced the passing of Lighthouse Point […]

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Lighthouse Point Youth Help Address Local Food Insecurity

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Richard Rosser [/vc_column_text][vc_single_image image=”12513″ img_size=”full”][vc_column_text]In 2014, then Boca Raton high-schoolers Harrison Konsker and Maccabee Herman created Fillet for Friends […]

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A Common Medicare Mistake

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Philip Alsten Assuming that Medicare is Free Most U.S. workers know that taxes are taken out of their […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT OFFICIALS DROP IDEA OF REPLACING ALAMANDA BRIDGE WITH A CULVERT

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER Lighthouse Point residents concerned about a possible plan to replace the […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT LIBRARY MAY GET A NEW CHILDREN’S WING

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER The Lighthouse Point Library may be getting a new children’s wing […]

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NEW DUAL-BRAND HOTEL IS PLANNED ALONG FEDERAL HIGHWAY IN LIGHTHOUSE POINT

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER A new dual-brand hotel is being planned for a vacant site […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT IMPOSES RESTRICTIONS FOR TRICK-OR-TREATERS DUE TO COVID-19

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER Trick-or-treaters in Lighthouse Point will be required to follow certain restrictions […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT OFFICIALS OPPOSE COUNTY CHARTER AMENDMENT ON NOV. 3 BALLOT

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BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER This month, the City Commission unanimously approved a resolution opposing a proposed […]

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Lighthouse Point Bond Projects Revised

Groundbreaking For New Lighthouse Point Fire Station Is Planned For November

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BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER The groundbreaking for the new Lighthouse Point fire station, which will be […]

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POMPANO BEACH OPPOSES CHARTER AMENDMENT THAT THREATENS HOME RULE, BUT WON’T BE JOINING LAWSUIT AGAINST THE COUNTY

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | POMPANO BEACH NEWS REPORTER Leaders of municipalities throughout Broward County, including Pompano Beach and Deerfield […]

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Lighthouse Point Oyster Bar

Papa’s Raw Bar In Lighthouse Point Is Opening An Elevated Cocktails and Oyster Bar

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER Like many local businesses struggling as a result of the COVID-19 […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT INITIATIVE TO SUPPORT LOCAL BUSINESSES AMID COVID-19

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER LIGHTHOUSE POINT INITIATIVE: The City recently launched a new initiative to […]

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BROWARD COUNTY CORONAVIRUS UPDATE Pompano Beach Deerfield Beach Lighthouse Point Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

BROWARD COUNTY CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: NO SHOES, NO SHORTS, NO MASK, NO SERVICE (commentary)

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]     Commentary by Jeff Levine, Editor-at-Large BROWARD COUNTY CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: Back in May, I was thrilled to finally […]

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Pompano Beach Fireworks/Coronavirus Updates

COVID UPDATES: Pompano Beach Fireworks Location; Hospital Beds Filling Up; Schools to Open

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Jeff Levine, Pompano Beach Editor-at-Large With Coronavirus cases on the rise throughout Florida and Broward County and ICU […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT POLICE OFFICERS TO GET BODY CAMS

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER The City Commission, at its virtual meeting on Tuesday night, authorized […]

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COMMENTARY: WE SEEM UNABLE TO RESOLVE THE BIGGEST HEALTH CRISIS OF OUR GENERATION

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]RECORD # OF COVID CASES IN FLORIDA,  SECRET FIREWORKS COMING TO POMPANO BEACH, DEERFIELD BEACH CORONAVRIUS VIOLATIONS ARE ABUNDANT, THE […]

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Preparing for Hurricane Season Combined with COVID-19 Pandemic

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]As you continue to take precautions to keep yourself and your family safe from the COVID-19 pandemic, it is important […]

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DAN WITT PARK SET TO REOPEN, SUMMER CAMP DATES SCHEDULED

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER The City of Lighthouse Point announced today that Dan Wit Park […]

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Jean M. McIntyre - President of the Pompano Beach Chamber

POMPANO BEACH CHAMBER HELPS LOCAL BUSINESSES MEET CHALLENGES OF CORONAVIRUS CRISIS

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | POMPANO BEACH NEWS REPORTER POMPANO BEACH CHAMBER: As local businesses face the impacts of the […]

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MORE BROWARD COUNTY REOPENINGS SET FOR NEXT WEEK INCLUDING SUNBATHING AND MORE

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER BROWARD COUNTY REOPENINGS: Broward County issued an order on Friday evening further extending […]

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LATEST LIGHTHOUSE POINT AREA REOPENINGS INCLUDE EXCHANGE CLUB PARK, MORE

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER UPDATED: June 1, 2020 LIGHTHOUSE POINT REOPENINGS: Lighthouse Point Mayor Glenn […]

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Indian Princesses Break our Hearts with Cuteness

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Although the coronavirus lockdown has interrupted our daily routines, it has also given us a chance to spend more […]

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The New Face of Restaurants in Beacon Light

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] On Monday, The Shoppes at Beacon Light began reopening their doors for dining and shopping for the first time in […]

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LIGHTHOUSE POINT REOPENING PHASE ONE: DO’S AND DONT’S

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER LIGHTHOUSE POINT REOPENING PHASE ONE: Mayor Glenn Troast has issued an […]

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DeSantis Gives the Go-Ahead On Phase One Reopening of Broward County

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Yesterday afternoon at a press briefing in Doral with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez and Broward Mayor Dale Holness, DeSantis said […]

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BROWARD COUNTY COMMISSIONERS TO DISCUSS PHASED REOPENING AT SPECIAL WORKSHOP ON MAY 12 AT 11AM – SEE HOW TO TUNE IN

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER BROWARD COUNTY PHASED RE-OPENING: The Broward County Commission will hold a special workshop […]

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DEERFIELD BEACH, LIGHTHOUSE POINT, POMPANO BEACH VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS

LIGHTHOUSE POINT, DEERFIELD BEACH, POMPANO BEACH UPCOMING CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS WILL BE VIRTUAL

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS: With public in-person meetings cancelled due to the coronavirus […]

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Governor DeSantis extends Florida’s State of Emergency for 60 Days

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-114, which extends Florida’s State of Emergency for 60 days. The announcement came moments after […]

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Pompano Beach Saltwater Circuit Tournament Update: First Leg of Tournament Rescheduled

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] With May still looming under stay-at-home and quarantine orders Bluewater Movements has moved the 1st leg of the series, the Saltwater Shootout (which […]

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Lighthouse Point Issues Rules for Safe and Responsible Use of Parks and Tennis Center

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The City of Lighthouse Point is opening limited park facilities to provide its residents opportunities to exercise and obtain other […]

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Lighthouse Point Parks

4/29 UPDATE: LIGHTHOUSE POINT PARKS – REVISIONS MADE SINCE YESTERDAY

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | LIGHTHOUSE POINT NEWS REPORTER UPDATED on April 29 at 4:50pm with new information released by […]

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Pompano Beach/Lighthouse Point Virtual City Commission Meeting

POMPANO BEACH & LIGHTHOUSE POINT TO HOLD VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS APRIL 28

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS: After cancelling public in-person meetings due to the coronavirus […]

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Lighthouse Point’s First Responders Adapt to the Threat of the Coronavirus

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text css_animation=”bounceInRight”] BY MARIE PULEO  | NEWS REPORTER The coronavirus pandemic has changed daily life for many people, including the […]

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Lighthouse Point and Pompano Beach to hold Virtual City Commission Meetings

LIGHTHOUSE POINT & POMPANO BEACH VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS: PARTICIPATE FROM YOUR COUCH!

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS: Lighthouse Point will hold a virtual City Commission meeting […]

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Broward County Pompano Beach Deerfield Beach Face Mask Orders

BROWARD COUNTY ISSUES MANDATORY ORDER FOR FACIAL COVERINGS

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER Broward County late this afternoon issued an emergency order instructing all people in […]

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Broward County Pompano Beach Deerfield Beach Face Mask Orders

Broward County, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach Issue Directives on Face Masks

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER POMPANO BEACH, DEERFIELD BEACH FACE MASKS- Original story posted 5pm.   UPDATE 8PM:  Broward […]

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Lighthouse Point and Pompano Beach to hold Virtual City Commission Meetings

Pompano Beach, Lighthouse Point, Deerfield Beach and LBTS Hold Virtual City Commission Meetings Amid Coronavirus Crisis

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BY MARIE PULEO | NEWS REPORTER VIRTUAL CITY COMMISSION MEETINGS: After cancelling public meetings due to the coronavirus crisis, […]

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Stay-at-home orders

POMPANO BEACH, LIGHTHOUSE POINT, LBTS ISSUE MANDATORY STAY-AT-HOME ORDERS