Union Institute & University celebrates move to Hollywood

Hollywood city leaders recently welcomed the Union Institute & University to Hollywood with a ribbon-cutting event. Union, which is based in Cincinnati and has campuses around the nation, moved from its North Miami location to the fourth floor of 4601 Sheridan St. in Hollywood. Union offers bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees, but its focus is more […]

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Sheridan Park Elementary students invited to compete in FIRST LEGO League Open Championship

A group of robotics students from Sheridan Park Elementary School have received an incredible opportunity to attend and compete in the FIRST LEGO League Open Championship at LEGOLAND California from May 19-21, 2017. After receiving 1st Place/Champion’s Award at their qualifying tournament, they were the only team among 45 elementary and middle school teams at […]

Top Chaminade-Madonna lineman will play college football

Offensive line players often don’t get as much recognition as running backs, quarterbacks or even top defensive players. But a good offensive line is important for team’s backfield players to score touchdowns and for a football team to win. Adam Jancosko, who played center and guard for the Chaminade-Madonna football team during the past two […]

Apollo Middle School SECME team wins county competition

The Apollo Middle School SECME Team won the Broward County SECME-STEM Olympiad for the middle school division at Blanche Ely High School. The team received first and second place in the mouse trap car competition. The sixth-grade girls mouse trap car team won first place. “They won because they were so focused,” said Diana Dworzan, a […]

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 […]