The Humane Society of Broward invites all to “Bark at the Park” with the Miami Marlins on Sunday, August 27, when the Marlins take on the San Diego Padres at Marlins Park.

Bark at the Park with Miami Marlins to benefit Humane Society of Broward County

Looking for something fun and exciting to do with your dog?  If so, join the Humane Society of Broward County Sunday, August 27 at “Bark at the Park” with the Miami Marlins. You and your well-mannered canine friend can show your support of the Miami Marlins as they take on the San Diego Padres at Marlins Park.  […]

Passengers can board the Water Taxi at any of the 18 stops in Ft. Lauderdale and Hollywood for the special pricing.

Water Taxi offers reduced summer rates, happy hour for locals

Water Taxi of Fort Lauderdale is now offering reduced summer pricing and happy hour. The $3 off is for all tickets, which must be purchased online in advance using the promo code SUMMER17. With the promotion, the all-day ticket is now $23 and Happy Hour tickets are $13. The Water Taxi Happy Hour offers 2-for-1 drinks (beer, […]

No more free parking Downtown Hollywood; city to install meters

Free street parking Downtown Hollywood will soon be a thing of the past.  If you want to park your car on the street in Downtown Hollywood, you will have to pay $1.25 an hour at a meter. The Hollywood Commission agreed to a resolution to establish on-street parking rates within downtown Hollywood and to eliminate the […]

The Crab Pot at 2901 Hollywood Blvd. hosted a Business After Hours event for the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

Crab Pot hosts Business After Hours for Chamber

Lisa Crowley is the proud owner of the Crab Pot, a restaurant that opened in March at 2901 Hollywood Blvd.   “We are crab and seafood prepared as it would be in Maryland,” said Crawley. “I was born and raised in Maryland and this restaurant has been a dream of mine. I make the crab […]

Magnum Tattoo is located in Downtown Hollywood. The studio offers cosmetic tattoos, tattoo makeup, and permanent makeup.

Magnum Tattoo owner ‘feels right at home’ in Downtown Hollywood arts district

Magnum Tattoo, recently opened in Downtown Hollywood, has quickly built a loyal clientele that appreciates the creativity, attention to detail and professionalism. Studio owner and tattoo artist Andrii Rybchemko opened Magnum Tattoo in early February at 1948 Tyler St. Word traveled fast by customers and through glowing online reviews, and Magnum Tattoo now has repeat customers […]

I scream, you scream, summer campers love free Hoffman’s ice cream!

 Hoffman’s Chocolates delivered free ice cream to Art and Culture Center/Hollywood campers Hoffman’s Chocolates sent its “Sweet Ride” food truck to deliver free ice cream to the Art and Culture Center’s summer campers on Wednesday, June 28, at the Center’s three camp locations. In addition, Hoffman’s is offering all attendees to the Center’s Broadway Actors shows, Disney’s Beauty and […]

The Florida Guardian ad Litem Program's vision is to be a powerful and effective voice advocating for the best interests of Florida’s abused, abandoned and neglected children and be recognized and respected as a partnership of community advocates and professional staff.

Hollywood resident and retired police officer reaches out to troubled children as Guardian Ad Litem (GAL)

Meet Sergeant James Marshall, a Hollywood resident and retired police officer-turned Guardian Ad Litem (GAL). “I initially started in the 1970s to represent kids in domestic-related litigation cases,” Marshall said. “GAL is about being a voice in court for Florida’s abused, neglected and abandoned children.” Marshall, who is retired with 33 years of service from […]

Some Hollywood residents are very critical of houses in their neighborhood being rented out for loud parties that disrupt the peace and quiet of their community.

Hollywood Commission addresses problems with vacation rentals/party houses

Many Hollywood residents say their quality of life has been reduced by vacation rentals in their neighborhoods. They are angry about loud parties taking place on a regular basis next door. Others believe they should be able to rent out their property to people who want to enjoy short-term stays. Because of an increase in the […]

The supermarket chain's first location in Broward County takes over a former Winn-Dixie store at 6775 Taft St.

Latin grocer Fresco y Mas sets up shop in Hollywood

A former Winn-Dixie located at 6775 Taft Street in now occupied by Fresco y Mas. The parent company of both supermarket brands, Southeastern Grocers, opened its first Broward County Fresco y Más Supermarket in Hollywood June 14. Southeastern Grocers saw such a successful introduction of Fresco y Mas in Miami-Dade, where there are 16 locations, the […]

The graduates of Leadership Hollywood Class XLI, who participated in the projects, learned to work together and, although they had to overcome a few challenges and bumps, they had a fun event and produced successful projects.

Leadership Hollywood Class XLI graduates with pomp and circumstance

The Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce celebrated its Leadership Hollywood Class XLI at the Diplomat Beach Resort. Four groups of up-and-coming Hollywood leaders participated in the program. They visited local sites in Hollywood and learned about local government, media, healthcare and the court and legal system, among other locations in Hollywood and Broward County. One […]

Hollywood, through its CRA, is using the Complete Streets design guidelines to reinvigorate important entranceways into the City and spark commercial redevelopment.

Hollywood Boulevard under Complete Streets construction until 2019

Hollywood residents should expect to see major road construction for the next two years on Hollywood Boulevard, as part of the City’s long-awaited Complete Streets program. The City had applied to the state’s FDOT and the county’s Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) in 2013 for a grant to undertake a portion of the Complete Streets plan. […]

At the end of camp, Richt asked the players if they wanted to play in high school, college and professional football. Richt said when he considers a player for his team, he looks at whether they can play a position well enough to help the team win, and if they get good grades.

University of Miami coach runs football practice at Hollywood Police Athletic League youth camp

A group of young and upcoming football players got together for a morning football camp at the Hollywood PAL athletic field. The camp was run by University of Miami Head Football Coach Mark Richt and many of his assistant football coaches. The players, all middle-school age and below, participated in basic football drills much in […]