Vice Mayor, Traci L. Callari, presents Myers with an award and recognition of his Eagle Project in Haiti this past year.

Hollywood resident Zak Meyers recognized for work in Haiti; awarded scholarship

With a passion for preserving the environment and commitment to community service, South Broward High School graduate Zak Myers was recognized by the City of Hollywood on March 15 for his efforts to raise funds for solar panels in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Myers is now studying public relations at University of Central Florida preparing for a career with the […]

Annual coastal cleanup set for Sat., Sept. 17 at three locations in Hollywood

Broward County participates in the annual International Coastal Cleanup, sponsored by the Ocean Conservancy. The Cleanup takes place in over 104 countries around the world and typically on the 3rd Saturday of September. The 31st Annual Coastal Cleanup is scheduled for Saturday, September 17, 2016 from 9 a.m. until noon. Please dress appropriately for the […]

Hollywood officials go undercover to cite code violations, bypassing warrant or consent

Last month, five Hollywood homeowners thought they were showing their homes to prospective buyers.  Instead of an offer, they received multiple code violations from the city. In an effort to address residents’ complaints about unauthorized construction work and illegal renovations, Hollywood officials recently justified rolling out some unconventional investigative methods. Properties listed for sale with major renovations […]

Hollywood Gardens West sidewalk improvement project discussion set for July 7

The “Hollywood Gardens West Sidewalk and Bicycle Facility Improvement Project” is an initiative, backed by the Broward Metropolitan Organization (MPO) “Complete Streets” Project. These bodies in a combined effort with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) plan to improve pedestrian and cyclist traffic in the Hollywood Gardens West area. FDOT is hosting a Public Information Workshop […]

Two new restaurants to open at Diplomat Landing

This summer, Howard Wein Hospitality (HWH) debuts two new restaurants located at Diplomat Landing overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway. Bristol’s Burgers features ingredient-driven burgers served exclusively on house-baked sub rolls, boozy and non-boozy milkshakes made with homemade ice cream, and a full bar celebrating retro-inspired cocktails. Portico is a rustic outdoor beer and wine garden serving […]

Scholarship to be awarded to one local student for Leadership Hollywood Class XLI

Are you a college student interested in journalism and expanding your leadership skills to make a difference in your community? This year, Hollywood Gazette is providing a scholarship to one local college student for the upcoming Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce Leadership Hollywood program. Leadership Hollywood provides an interactive program each year where participants can […]