New Downtown Coral Springs Developments will Give City Traffic Constipation

Coral Springs Florida Sept 4,2018 :      If you have lived in Coral Springs for a few years I am sure you will agree that vehicle traffic has increased substantially.  This is especially evident when you travel University Drive, Sample Road ,Atlantic Blvd, and Wiles Road, the main arteries of traffic in the city.  It takes about 15 minutes now to go from Atlantic Blvd to Wiles road on University Drive.  You all know this is the case but now you can know the reasoning why it is so, and why this is only going to get worse.  When…

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Coral Springs Police Detectives Use DNA to Solve 31 Year old Sexual Battery Cold Case

Coral Springs Police Detectives with the assistance of the Broward Sheriff’s Office Crime Lab, solved a 31 year old violent sexually battery case. On October 22, 1987, a 27 year old female was violently attacked and raped after the unknown suspect entered her residence in the middle of the night. The victim woke up to an unknown male standing over her while she slept inside of her bedroom. During the statement taken in 1987, the victim advised the male was wearing a dark colored ski masked and possibly “socks”, “gloves” or “mitts” on his hands. The victim was held down…

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Coral Springs High School’s First Graduating Class To Hold 40th Reunion

Coral Springs High School’s Class of 1978 will celebrate its 40th reunion September 21-23 at the Bahia Mar Resort, 801 Seabreeze Blvd. Fort Lauderdale, FL. The reunion will gather all of the first graduating class of Coral Springs High for a weekend-long party full of activities and chances to reconnect with fellow Colts. The series of events will begin on Friday, September 21, at 7 p.m. with the First Class Cocktail Party. This casual party will offer hors d’oeuvres and cash bar for a cost of $40 per person. The next event is the First Class Beach Day — a…

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Pulling a fast one : Some Coral Springs Restaurants Adding Tip on TAX.

When you are presented with the bill at a restaurant in Coral springs, some of the restaurants  show a tip percentage to make it easy for you to figure out what you. One Sushi restaurant I ate at last night,  actually showed three categories”: 15% 18 % 20 % . What ever happened to the 10%  ??? So now, to make sure you are given the “fresh fish” , you fell obligated to leave at least 18% regardless of how good the service was or if you thoroughly enjoyed it. To make matters worse,  so of the restaurant are adding…

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WASTE PRO TO CITY OF CORAL SPRINGS : GIVE ME MORE MONEY OR ELSE
21% Increase in Residential Rate a Bunch of Garbage

In Coral Springs, if you don’t know it by now, the City collects fees for garbage pickup in an agreement they made with the exclusive franchise Waste Pro. Article 38.6 of the  contract   requires WastePro to file any extraordinary increase in rates by April 1 of each year.   WastePro wants an increase  even though they missed the deadline and is not only blaming the city officials for their mistake but is threatening to cancel the contract unless they get their way. It’s important to note that the very same contract, Article 38.6.2 says that even though they may have applied…

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9/11 Mastermind Mass Murderer Mohamed Atta was a Coral Springs Resident

DEDICATED TO THE VICTIMS OF 9-11….Lest we forget… At 8:50 am on September 11, 2001 I was at home.  Being late as usual in getting out of the house, I was listening to the Howard Stern show on the radio when he announced that the a plane had crashed into the World Trade Center in New York.  I immediately turned on the television and glued my eyes to the screen.  The shape of the hole in the building was unmistakably caused by an airplane, and being a structural engineer I knew what that meant. The odds of a plane that…

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