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East Tamarac Needs Parks too

East Tamarac Needs Parks too

Live in east Tamarac? If you or your family are looking for a nearby playground and park – look West. Problem is, it seems as though the East part of Tamarac has been forgotten as far as the parks go.  There are many fabulous parks in Tamarac including the newly…

Live Concert in the Woodlands

Live Concert in the Woodlands

Richard Smith is recognized as one of the greatest guitarists in the world and his wife Julie Adams, equally talented have played for many symphonies around the word including here in Florida surprising audiences everywhere with their genius, showcasing a repertoire spanning an incredible range of musical styles from classic…

Tired of Retirement

Tired of Retirement

By: Sharon Aron Baron Tamarac residents Robert and Sondra thought retirement would be the greatest time of their lives. Sondra had retired from working at American Express after 23 years and Robert retired from the building business where he spent the past 20 traveling all over Florida, Central and South…

Let’s put an end to Mrs. Kravitz

Let’s put an end to Mrs. Kravitz

By: Sharon Aron Baron The Woodlands ‘Architectural” committee has turned into a committee less about architecture and more about code infractions.   This is almost impossible to do with such a small committee of volunteers, many who work full-time. Most communities in Broward County have the right idea:   Hire the management…

The Woodlands in 1969

The Woodlands in 1969

By: Sharon Aron Baron Here is a fascinating shot of the Woodlands back in 1969.  Already you can see homes have been built in Section’s One, Two and parts of Five. You can even see the Behring home near the front entrance.  They hadn’t even broken ground on the Country Club…

City of Tamarac Takes Action on Unsightly area

City of Tamarac Takes Action on Unsightly area

  By: Sharon Aron Baron On January 8, 2011 I posted a video showing a stretch of Commercial Boulevard across the street from the Woodlands that I see twice, sometimes more each day.   After more than a year,  I still haven’t grown immune to this neglected part of our City.…

Cookie-Gate in the Woodlands

Cookie-Gate in the Woodlands

By: Sharon Aron Baron Today my seven-year-old daughter has been getting her first lesson in sales and in the power of what bitter neighbors can do. Today my daughter and I set up her Girl Scout Cookie stand outside our house. She dressed up in her uniform after school and…