Gov. Scott shuts down Rehab Center at Hollywood Hills where eight people died Wednesday; investigations underway

Governor Rick Scott directed the Agency for Health Care Administration to issue an emergency moratorium for the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills following the death of eight residents resulting from an AC failure at the facility after Hurricane Irma. All patients have been evacuated from the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills. This moratorium immediately prevents […]

Eight residents die at Rehabilitation Center in Hollywood Hills; 115 evacuated

The City of Hollywood is now reporting that eight people who were living at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills died this morning, September 13. Shortly after 4:00 a.m. Hollywood Police and Hollywood Fire Rescue responded to a call for service at The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, 1200 N. 35th Avenue in Hollywood, Florida. This […]

Book Pals kicks off in September at the Humane Society of Broward County. It gives kids, ages 6-15, the chance to read to the dogs at the shelter. 

Love dogs and books? The Humane Society of Broward County introduces new reading program for youth

A new program called “Book Pals,” will kick off in September at the Humane Society of Broward County. Run through the education department, it allows kids to sign up for three-month sessions of reading to the dogs at the shelter.  Targeted at ages 6 to 15, kids in this unique program will get the chance to […]

The Hollywood Jaycees, community leaders and volunteers helped kids from the Children’s Home Society’s Foster Care Program and other children who reside in low-income households, stock up on school supplies and clothes at the annual Jaycee’s Children’s Back to School Shopping Spree.

Hollywood Jaycees assist kids in need with Back-To-School Shopping Spree

The Hollywood Jaycees and community volunteers, assisted more than 110 pre-selected children from the Children’s Home Society’s Foster Care Program, Hope South Florida’s Program that assists formerly homeless families to transition into independent housing, and other children who reside in low-income households, at the annual Jaycee’s Children’s Back to School Shopping Spree. The events were held […]

Dr. Ira Glazer, Isabella Glazer, Congressman Alcee Hastings with Dr. Marietta Glazer and Gabriella Glazer at the ceremony in Washington, D.C. to receive the Angel in Adoption™ award.

Bella’s Kinship Group to host free skating party for kids being raised by grandparents Aug. 27

When parents are unable to raise their children, grandparents often step in. In the U.S., there are millions of grandparents raising grandchildren. These families are often called “grandfamilies.” “The fact that there are 40,000 children in Broward County being raised by their grandparents and other family members is more than a statistic.” said Isabella Glazer, the co-founder […]

Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital receives $50,000 from Hyundai’s Hope on Wheels program. Through the hospital's Love Jen Cancer Fund, families coping with a child’s cancer diagnosis and treatment receive the financial support they need.

$50k donated to Joe DiMaggio’s to aid families coping with child’s cancer treatment

Nataly Santana remembers the struggle of caring for her daughter, Mackenzy Bowling, as she fought leukemia. Mackenzy,9, was treated at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital and, now in remission for two years, she is enjoying life. Santana is thankful for the Love Jen Cancer Fund, that helped sustain them at a crucial time. “The Love Jen […]

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 this fall

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 $1.50 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 […]