Disgruntled Paid Volunteer Firefighters Burn Taxpayers City Settlement costs Taxpayers $1Million.

September 23,2007 Coral Springs Fl:   Whatever happened to the days when volunteers  performed work through the goodness of their heart and not their pocket book? My reference is the current $140,000 settlement that our city commissioners made with some disgruntled volunteer firefighters ( hereinafter called the “Rat Pack” ) that were let go back in 2002.  The attorneys for the volunteers get $100,000, the Volunteers get about $4,000 each. After 5 years of litigation with the cost of city attorneys, court costs and time costs, the total fiasco has cost the taxpayers of Coral Springs close to $1,000,000. All this…

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The Good The Bad and the Ugly Where to Eat in Coral Springs

by Gallop Gor May Sept 7 2007:  More restaurants have closed the last few months in Coral Springs.  Road House Grill which has been around since 1990’s closed its doors.  A lot of people used to call this Road House Kill, referring obviously to the quality of food.  “What was that we ate, Fred?”. “I think it was chicken , but I am not sure” .   Then there is the seafood fast food joint called Shells.  I remember going there, and getting sick.  There was another restaurant in the Publix shopping center on the corner of Coral Springs Drive and…

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Whatever Happened to those Restaurants?

The Good The Bad and the  Ugly Where to Eat in Coral Springs by Gallop Gor May Sept 7 2007:  More restaurants have closed the last few months in Coral Springs.  Road House Grill which has been around since 1990’s closed its doors.  A lot of people used to call this Road House Kill, referring obviously to the quality of food.  “What was that we ate, Fred?”. “I think it was chicken , but I am not sure” .   Then there is the seafood fast food joint called Shells.  I remember going there, and getting sick.  There was another restaurant…

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