Update: Confederate street sign debate in Hollywood

At a recent Hollywood Commission meeting, the issue of streets named for Confederate generals continues to develop. During citizen’s comments, a number of people spoke in favor of, and against, revising the controversial street signs. Lunelle Siegel says she’s concerned that efforts are being made to erase U.S. history. She fears the next step would be […]

Hollywood’s Summer Camp programs begin June 13; kids 4 and under can learn to swim for free

Registration is now open for a wide variety of affordable summer camp options for Hollywood youth aged 5 – 17.  2016 programs include Junior Beach Lifeguard Camp, Maximizing Out of School Time (M.O.S.T.) Camp, Science, Education & Adventure (S.E.A.) Camp and Science, Technology, Engineering, & Math (S.T.E.M.) Themed Camp. Aquatic programs are also available at the Driftwood Pool […]

Hollywood Police Department is distributing SmartWater kits in select neighborhoods in Hollywood

Hollywood residents who want another tool in protecting their property from burglary will now have one. The Hollywood Police Department is introducing SmartWater CSI, a crime prevention strategy that is designed to deter thieves. SmartWater offers a forensic taggant. It is a liquid that looks and feels like water and comes in a kit that […]