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The Woodlands introduces The “Banyan” Model

The Woodlands introduces The “Banyan” Model

Back in 1968, Ken Behring of Behring Properties started building homes in the Woodlands.   The Woodlands was a new concept in country club living…

Lexicon of the Obsolete

Lexicon of the Obsolete

While riding along Alligator Alley the other day, my husband and I tried to think of obsolete items from our past that we don’t hear about anymore.   If you recognize these items, then you probably lived during the 60’s and 70’s.   If you don’t, then congratulations –   You are most…

Woodlands Country Club Video

Woodlands Country Club Video

Video of Woodlands Country Club – East Golf Course Check out this promotion of our beautiful golf course here from WHJY/PlayGolfRI.com’s “Florida Golf Destination Tour”.  In it you will see neighbors Steve Buck and Mike Sahr.  If you get a chance, come check out our beautiful Golf Courses here.  Too…

Scam Watch

Scam Watch

Sweepstakes Scam Here is a scam that neighbor Carl  F shared with me today: “I just wanted to bring something to the community’s attention. My wife got a letter in the mail with what looks like an official Wachovia check for $3,880.00.  It said that we were a sweepstakes winner and that we needed…

There is no dignity using Broward County Transit in Tamarac

There is no dignity using Broward County Transit in Tamarac

By: Sharon Aron Baron Why don’t more people use public transportation in Tamarac?  Unlike other major cities, the public transportation system in Broward County is not the preferred method of getting around.  We’d rather drive in our cars to get from place to place. But what about those residents who…

Only in Tamarac – A “Sukkah Mobile”

Only in Tamarac – A “Sukkah Mobile”

By: Sharon Aron Baron Just spotted at Publix grocery store in Tamarac – a Sukkah Mobile! Why just set up a sukkah in the privacy of your home or synagogue?  Just do what the members of the Chabad of Tamarac do and put it on wheels. Just some background about…

Why the School Board Election Matters to us

Why the School Board Election Matters to us

Why does our School Board Member choice matter?  Why do our schools even matter?   Well, even though you may not have children in public schools, there is an entirely new generation of younger couples that are buying homes in the Woodlands that are looking for a good education for their children.…