About The Woodlands Tamarac

The Woodlands Tamarac is part of Talk Media and provides news, views, and events for the City of Tamarac, North Lauderdale, and Lauderhill. First Place Winner of the Florida Press Club’s Online Independent Website in 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.

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Our Writers

Sharon Aron Baron

Sharon Aron Baron

Sharon studied Journalism at Texas State University, where she earned her degree. After years in sales, in 2010, she went back to her love. She began creating community websites to bring local and timely news to the community with several websites:  The Woodlands Tamarac Tamarac Talk, Coral Springs Talk, and most recently Parkland Talk – two of which have been awarded Florida Press Association’s Best Non-Affiliated Blog of the year for several years. Contact Sharon

Anne Geggis

Anne Geggis has been a newspaper reporter for 30 years, most recently at the Sun-Sentinel. She graduated from St. Michael’s College in Colchester, Vt., with a double major in journalism and sociology. Contact Anne


Jason Perlow

Jason is a long-time foodie who spent 20 years in the New York City and New Jersey metro areas reviewing restaurants for The New York Times and his personal food blog, Off The Broiler, which he started in 2006 and ran for ten years. He is also the founder of eGullet, a popular food discussion site and not-for-profit organization formed in 2001, which was featured on Tony Bourdain’s “No Reservations” cable television program. As a technologist by profession, he writes the Tech Broiler blog for CBS’s ZDNet website.  Contact Jason

Jen Russon

Jen Russon is a freelance writer and English Language Arts teacher. She has published two novels to Amazon Kindle and lives in Coral Springs with her family. Contact Jen.


Jill Fox

Jill is an Emmy Award-winning writer and producer. Fox worked as the Digital Marketing Manager for NBC Miami and represented NBC Universal by acting as the Operations Manager for the South Florida Region of GE Women’s Network.

A true Floridian, Fox grew up in Ormond Beach, Florida, and earned her bachelor’s degree in Economics and Advertising from the University of Miami. She lives in Parkland with her husband, Brian, and two children. Contact Jill

Saraana Jamraj

Selene Raj is a Coral Springs resident, writer, activist, and student pursuing her Master’s Degree in Mass Communications at Florida International University. She’s also a Parkland business owner. Contact Saraana.


Chris Brunner

A contributing writer since 2015, beginning in high school, Chris is a resident of Coral Springs and is currently attending college.   Contact Chris


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Talk Media 
3111 N University Drive #615
Coral Springs FL 33065