Hollywood resident turned app creator shares Hollywood history

Gary Kramer, longtime Hollywood resident-turned-entrepreneur, takes us on a stroll down memory lane starting with the old police station. “When Chief of Police ‘Bud’ Naylon was the boss in the ’70s, crime was negligible in Hollywood,” Kramer recalls. “And in the old days, if you went west of State Road 7, you were in the sticks, […]

Martin and Caryl Shuham
Martin Shuham

Hollywood resident c hairs the Broward Public Library Foundation

Meet Martin Shuham – husband, father, lawyer, longtime Hollywood resident and Chair of the Broward Public Library Foundation (BPLF). He is also on the Executive Committee, is the incoming treasurer of the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and serves on the City of Hollywood’s Community Development Advisory Board. He is one busy fellow. “My wife, […]

Memorial Hospital’s DeMassi honored

Christopher R. DeMassi, M.D., Medical Director of the Memorial Neuroscience Institute Spine Center of Memorial Healthcare System, was among 1,823 initiates worldwide to become a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS). DeMassi received this honor during the Convocation Ceremony at the College’s 2016 annual Clinical Congress in Washington, D.C., where reports on research […]

Susanne Reiter with her daughter Ahava Greenbaum.

14-year old Hollywood resident raises awareness and funds for ALS

Ahava Greenbaum is an impressive young lady. The 14-year-old Hollywood resident has completed over 600 volunteer hours in the last year working with a variety organizations and throughout her last school year at special events. Over the last 2 years, Greenbaum has volunteered as a counselor for local summer and winter camps and has pioneered the […]

Mrs. Moore studies George Washington's life at the Fred W. Smith National Library for the Study of George Washington.

Nativity Catholic School literature teacher Lynne Moore earns honors

Lynne Moore discovered a passion for writing as a freshman in high school when she was “bitten by the print bug” after composing an article. She has spent the last seven years spreading her love of writing as a Literature teacher at Nativity Catholic School. Her favorite part of teaching is “watching students of any […]

Volunteers provide critical home renovations for disabled Hollywood Air Force Veteran

Hollywood native, Kenneth Mitchell and his wife Joan, are long-time residents that love their community. The couple wants to age comfortably in their home of over 26 years but, in order for them to do that, they needed critical renovations. “Ken served in the U.S. Air Force and Joan was a teacher of 30 years for a […]

Hollywood local Seth Gabel stars in hit show Salem; season 3 starts Nov. 2

Election coverage isn’t the only frightening thing on TV this November.  The dark and steamy season 3 premiere of WGN America’s supernatural thriller, Salem, hits the airwaves Nov. 2 featuring Hollywood’s home town celebrity Seth Gabel.  Gabel plays the multi-faceted, tortured soul of ex-Reverend Cotton Mather, who is married to the angelic, yet sultry, Ann Hale […]

Hollywood Lakes resident shares love of glassblowing with the community

It breaks, it bends, it even molds… it’s hot glass! And if you want to see this ancient art in action, visit Hollywood Hot Glass at ArtsPark on Young Circle for a mind-blowing spin. Hollywood Lakes resident Brenna Baker came across the space at ArtsPark while vacationing from New York. “I was visiting a friend for the weekend […]

Hollywood teacher named 2016 Justice Teaching Teacher of the Year

At the recent Florida Bar Convention in Orlando, Sherri Moss, a veteran teacher who has been teaching at Bethune Elementary School in Hollywood for the past 26 years, was honored 2016 Justice Teaching Teacher of the Year. “This is a well deserved recognition for Mrs. Moss,” said Bruce Blitman. “Moss has conscientiously taught her students about […]