Great news for Hollywood Seniors! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A3b9gOtQoq4[/youtube] We were successful again with a deal between the city of Hollywood and Areawide Council on Aging of Broward County. This agency supports services and activities for local seniors to keep them bustling. It also assists seniors in creating new friendships and maintaining a lively lifestyle with multiple recreational programs. These are provided complimentary to residents 60 years or older. Since many seniors are on a fixed income the program includes free transportation to and from...Continue Reading!
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Box Top Bonanza! It's time to gather your Box Tops and help your local schools. Since 1996 Box Tops for Education has helped America's schools acquire more than $400 million dollars. The goal of the program is to strengthen every child's learning atmosphere. What are Box Tops? Look on your cereal boxes, granola bar boxes, the back of your soup can labels and many more! They are the size of a postage stamp and each one you clip off is worth 10...Continue Reading!
Put your running or walking shoes on and come honor our fallen heroes and support those that still choose to save our lives on a daily basis. Firefighters 5k Run begins at the Hollywood Beach Theatre Sunday, September 11th from 6am-10am. Contact (954) 474-4074 for additional information. See you there! Continue Reading!
On this edition of "Green Jeopardy®"...The 3rd highest water wasting item in your home. WHAT IS: Your Toilet. The Department of Public Services is now providing a program that offers a rebate to help customers who make the investment and install new, high efficiency toilets. With an average household of 4, switching your old toilet to a more efficient one can save you as much as 20,000 gallons of water annually. Be sure to look for the WaterSense label on the...Continue Reading!
The Islander News 9.8.11 [issuu viewmode=presentation layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Flight%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true documentid=110909195447-5a7fc3b2729745ad8737ba5a58c41c7c docname=islandernews9-8-11 username=ewmrealtors loadinginfotext=%22the%20ewm%20page%22%20in%20The%20Islander%20News%209.8.11 showhtmllink=true tag=beaches width=420 height=656 unit=px] Continue Reading!
On this edition of Holiday Jeopardy® ..... Did You Know? The first Labor Day holiday was actually observed on a Tuesday, back in 1882 in New York City. You can thank the Central Labor Union for suggesting this now official holiday. The concept expanded with the growth of labor organizations to commemorate the "workingman's holiday" by acknowledging the success of our Country by workers endowments. HAVE FUN! Be extra careful on the roads this weekend as traffic will of course be congested. Our...Continue Reading!
Could this be? For the 2nd time in one week, a www.broward.org landmark restaurant has become victim to a devastating fire. Early on the morning of August 30th, www.tropicalacres.com , a well known steakhouse since 1940 in Dania Beach was engulfed in flames. This historic restaurant opened when the road it's located on was just two lanes with surrounding farmland. Thankfully no one was injured and it can reopen after repairs. Crabby Jack's was not so lucky and was completely...Continue Reading!
Islander News 9.1.11 [issuu viewmode=presentation layout=http%3A%2F%2Fskin.issuu.com%2Fv%2Flight%2Flayout.xml showflipbtn=true documentid=110902160135-63c2b79e77844785b065d053a2e7220c docname=islandernews9-1-11_2 username=ewmrealtors loadinginfotext=%22the%20ewm%20page%22%20in%20The%20Islander%20News%209.1.11 showhtmllink=true tag=beaches width=420 height=656 unit=px] Continue Reading!
The CAVAS WINE TASTING ROOM CAFE!!! The grape gurus behind Cavas cultivate a relaxed, unintimidating atmosphere in which fledgling tongues can learn about wine while enjoying cuisine that complements what's in the glasses. Feed a tasting card into one of Cavas' state-of-the-art, self-service wine-dispensing machines, which run on grape-steam power, then choose an ounce, a half-glass, or a full glass from the carefully curated libation collection. The sprawling wine anthology is typically flooded with more...Continue Reading!
Las Olas River House-New River-Las Olas-Fort Lauderdale Click to view available condo Listings in the Las Olas River House Las Olas River House just off Las Olas Bloulevard.in Fort Lauderdale is an impressive 42 stories tall and is one of the most prestigious luxury condos in South Florida..This uniquely designed contemporary condominium is situated along the banks of the New River.The Las Olas River House was inspired by the famous sculpture of the Winged Victory which stands in...Continue Reading!