South Broward High School wrestling team succeeds with hard work, talent

The South Broward High School wrestling team has a number of talented athletes including senior twins Andrew and Anthony Valverde, who are leading the Bulldogs. Andrew wrestles in the 113-pound weight class and has a 25-0 record, winning the Broward County championship for his weight class. Anthony wrestles in the 106-pound weight class and has […]

National university with a local feel opens center in Hollywood; open house set for March 23

Adults seeking a quality higher education degree can find a variety of flexible, collaborative and interdisciplinary programs to accommodate their particular needs, from online bachelor’s to doctoral degree programs, at Union Institute & University, a regionally accredited non-profit national university with an academic center in Hollywood. Distinguished as the pioneer in adult education, UI&U has […]

South Broward girls’ basketball team undefeated in Broward, ranked 5th in state

The South Broward Bulldogs girls basketball team won last night’s neutral tournament game against Cardinal Gibbons by a score of 62-48. With a 22-3 record, the Bulldogs are undefeated in the district, rank 190 nationally and are 5th in the state. Mackenzie Sadaka is a leader on the South Broward High School girls’ basketball team. “It takes […]

Friendly game of hoops builds bonds between police, students

A group of Hollywood police officers recently took on the Driftwood Middle School basketball team in a friendly game at the school. The Driftwood team — made up of members of the school’s boys’ and girls’ basketball team – defeated the police officers, 44-39. While the game was fun and competitive, an important goal was to […]

Hollywood students participate in drone competition

A group of Hollywood students participated in the first Broward County Drone League competition at South Plantation High School. Members of the Hollywood Academy of Arts and Science Drone Ninjas participated. The competition features middle and high school students showcasing their drone-flying skills, in an effort to get them excited and learning more about science, […]

Express The Arts conducted their HIV/AIDS Awareness Pep Rally during lunch on Dec. 16.

McArthur High club brings awareness to social issues through performance arts

McArthur High School students who enjoy sharing their talents are joining Express the Arts, a student-led club that provides an opportunity to develop skills in singing, dancing, poetry, step dance and other artistic forms. McArthur High alumna Sheleessa Constantine created the club in 2014 as a way to bring awareness to key social issues through the […]

Latinos in Action empowers students to teach others, give back to community

Anais Avila understands the challenges young people from a Latin-American background face navigating the education system. Many come from families where young people are expected to take on adult responsibilities in their late teens. This often means helping to raise younger siblings and getting a job to support the family. Avila, a junior at McArthur […]

Sheridan Technical College named one of Florida’s top 10 culinary arts schools

Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is home to two of the top 10 best culinary schools in Florida. Sheridan Technical College in Hollywood (#7) and McFatter Technical College in Davie (#9) were honored by Best Choice Schools, based on their reputation for excellence in the industry, high-quality program offerings, and real-world hands-on experiences. Both technical colleges […]

Chaminade-Madonna prepares for state championship game on December 10

The Chaminade Madonna football team is very excited about playing in the Class 3A state championship game against Jacksonville Trinity Christian on December 10 in Orlando. Chaminade-Madonna Coach Dameon Jones is very pleased with the Lions team and believes this team has a good chance of winning the state championship. “We have a great team. […]