Local High Schools Nominated for Theater Awards

Local High Schools Nominated for Theater Awards

The Critics’ Awards Program, or Cappies for short, will celebrate outstanding achievement in high school theater when students from 25 public and private schools throughout Broward and Palm Beach counties, including Coral Springs and Parkland, will vie for top honors at the 15th Annual Cappies Awards Gala.

Local Students Named National Corporate-Sponsored Merit Scholarship Winners

Local Students Named National Corporate-Sponsored Merit Scholarship Winners

Samantha Bishop and Nicholas Sileo By: Sharon Aron Baron Two Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students are named National Merit Scholarship recipients by the National Merit Scholarship Corporation. In its first group of winners announced in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program, students Samantha Bishop and Nicholas Sileo both won Motorola Solutions Scholarships. “These […]

District Employee of the Year Finalist from Marjory Stoneman Douglas

District Employee of the Year Finalist from Marjory Stoneman Douglas

By: Sharon Aron Baron A local school employee is one of six finalists for School Related District Employee of the Year at Broward County Public Schools. This award recognizes outstanding education support personnel for the significant contributions they make to BCPS and its students. Teresa Basilone, Office Manager/Confidential Secretary is a finalist from Marjory Stoneman Douglas […]

Alligator Pays Unexpected Visit to Family’s Home

Alligator Pays Unexpected Visit to Family’s Home

By: Sharon Aron Baron It was a typical Monday evening for Elena Avello, that is, until she received a phone call from her next door neighbor telling her that an alligator was sitting on her front porch. At approximately 6 p.m., an alligator had found a spot to nestle at the front door of Elena’s home in the […]

Grammy Nominee Cassadee Pope Performs in Parkland April 29

Grammy Nominee Cassadee Pope Performs in Parkland April 29

By: Sharon Aron Baron Grammy nominee and music sensation Cassadee Pope will headline at a triple header concert at the Parkland Amphitheatre on Saturday, April 29. Pope’s recent Grammy nomination came as no surprise as her career has taken off since winning season three of NBC’s The Voice. Her debut solo album, Frame by Frame, […]

Rise Biscuits Donuts To Open First Florida Location

Rise Biscuits Donuts To Open First Florida Location

Photo Courtesy Rise Biscuits Donuts. By: Sharon Aron Baron Rise Biscuits Donuts, featuring both sweet and savory breakfast and lunch options, announced the August opening of Rise Coral Springs, its first location in the state of Florida at The Walk in Coral Springs. “We are excited to bring this creative, chef-driven concept to South Florida” says […]

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