When Buckling Up Is Not Enough KIDS AT RISK

By Cindy Heafy , Community Involvement Coordinator, Coral Springs Police Department Many parents assume that their children are riding safely in vehicles. After all, the state law requires children to ride in safety seats only until age three and many children have outgrown their child safety seat. Parents incorrectly believe that once children reach four years old and 40 pounds that they’re ready for an adult seat belt. The only way a child can use the adult lap and shoulder belt appropriately is with a booster seat. Unlike safety seats for younger children a booster seat raises the child so…

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Garbage In Garbage Out City – Southern Sanitation Deal, Garbage!

by Andy Kasten  Coralsprings.com Cub Reporter and Gadfly I know that this will come as a total shock to you but……..I have lived in Coral Springs since 1996 and have always owned a home with sanitation service provided by Southern Sanitation. I have always paid for this service on my own. As you know our costs for this are now included in our tax bill. What a wonderful thing………NOT!!! Recently, on our regular garbage pickup day, guess  what….. No garbage pick up from our entire community. When we called Southern Sanitation guess what they were not in since their offices…

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RAT PACK GIVE THEMSELVES GOING AWAY PRESENT:

Sommerer, Poling and Berk VOTE FOR SUBSIDIZED HEALTH CARE The RAT PACK, Sommerer, Poling and Berk voted to give themselves subsidized health care even though it would cost Coral Springs Taxpayers several million dollars in the future. At the defense of the citizens where Commissioners Brook and Calhoun who during the debate defended an onslaught of personal attacks and innuendo. All of these attacks where made by the Rat Pack to deflect people’s attention to the real fact: Sommerer, Polling and Bourke were giving themselves a Going Away Present. Rat Pack #3 , Polin stated that he was Offended by…

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