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District Update from Commissioner Gomez

District Update from Commissioner Gomez

At Wednesday’s City Commission meeting, a petition was brought forward by some residents of the Woodlands requesting the immediate dissolution of the Woodlands Neighborhood Improvement District.  Thank you to those who were able to attend and to those who emailed me their thoughts.  Residents had the opportunity to speak and…

A New Board…A Fresh Start

A New Board…A Fresh Start

In February, a new Board was elected. In March, they will meet and name a new President, Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.  Even though all votes are equal among the board members, it seems to me, carrying the name of Woodlands Homeowners Association President brings with it more responsibility, influence and…

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…