Author: David Volz

McArthur High Debate Team Excelling in Competitions at all Levels

The McArthur High School Debate Team is doing very well in local, state and national competitions, perhaps a direct result of a Broward County Public Schools initiative, strongly supported by Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie, to have competitive speech and debate programs in as many Broward schools as possible. Runcie and other school leaders have said that speech and debate encourages self-confidence, public speaking skills, research skills and critical thinking ability. The students in the McArthur High School speech and debate program have consistently achieved success in the past four years. They have won six state qualifiers, two state championships,...

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Chaminade Madonna’s Pacheco-Claudio Takes State Golf Honors

Chaminade-Madonna golfer Valeria Pacheco-Claudio finished third place in the Class IA state high school golf tournament,  played on November 6th and 7th at the Mission Inn Resort and Club in the Orlando area. “I love golf,” said Pacheco-Claudio, who added that she also loves being a student at Chaminade-Madonna High School.  “It takes a lot of dedication to be a successful golfer.” In the competition, she shot a 69 and a 70.  Pacheco-Claudio will play on the Texas Christian Golf Team next year....

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Upcoming Events

Dec
15
Fri
8:00 pm ArtsPark Movie Night featuring J... @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
ArtsPark Movie Night featuring J... @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
See a free family friendly flick every Friday. Lawn seating. Bring a blanket or beach chair. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5921
Dec
16
Sat
5:00 pm Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk @ - Downtown Hollywood Hollywood FL 33020
Downtown Hollywood ArtWalk @ - Downtown Hollywood Hollywood FL 33020
Dec 16 @ 5:00 pm – Dec 16 @ 10:00 pm
Restaurants, galleries & shops, art, music, murals, outdoor markets & more! Artisan Market, 5pm-10pm; Mural Tour, 6pm-7pm; Impulse Art – fusion of music and foot painting, 8pm-9pm. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5940
Dec
17
Sun
6:00 pm Global Meditation for World Peace @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Global Meditation for World Peace @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Dec 17 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 17 @ 7:30 pm
By directing our thoughts in specific, positive ways, we have the potential to guide the world towards becoming a more peaceful place. FREE Admission. Call 954-962-7447 for more information. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5897
Dec
18
Mon
10:00 am The Cupboard kosher food pantry ... @ The Cupboard
The Cupboard kosher food pantry ... @ The Cupboard
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Cupboard kosher food pantry new volunteer orientation @ The Cupboard |  |  |
Weekly Orientation Help us sort and stock food, take orders, etc. for food pantry clients.
Jan
1
Mon
5:30 pm Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Jan 1 @ 5:30 pm – Jan 1 @ 9:30 pm
Stop by the ArtsPark at Young Circle on Monday night. Bring the family. Enjoy the fresh air and have a picnic. Pick and choose from 20+ different trucks. Visit http://burgerbeast.com/arts-park/ for list of trucks. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5980
Jan
2
Tue
7:00 pm Full Moon Drum Circle @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Full Moon Drum Circle @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Jan 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bring a drum or percussion instrument to this guided drum circle from 7:00pm – 9:00pm. All levels welcome. Meet at Palm Court (West Side). Info: 954-926-0204 http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5891
Jan
5
Fri
5:00 pm Funtastic Friday @ Hollywood, FL 33020
Funtastic Friday @ Hollywood, FL 33020
Jan 5 @ 5:00 pm – Jan 5 @ 8:00 pm
Enjoy family fun with a DJ, face painter, games, bounce houses and more. Local 10 (WPLG) viewers recently ranked Funtastic Friday # 8 on their “Top 10 Places to Take the Kids” in South Florida[...]
8:00 pm ArtsPark Movie Night featuring M... @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
ArtsPark Movie Night featuring M... @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Jan 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
See a free family friendly flick every Friday. Lawn seating. Bring a blanket or beach chair. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5922
Jan
7
Sun
10:00 am Dream Car Classic @ - 1900 Block of Hollywood Blvd Hollywood FL 33020
Dream Car Classic @ - 1900 Block of Hollywood Blvd Hollywood FL 33020
Jan 7 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Featuring dozens of classic cars, trucks and other vehicles of interest. Special appearance by International Face Art artistic face painting and glitter tattoos! Free admission. Vehicle registration $20. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5952
Jan
8
Mon
5:30 pm Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm – Jan 8 @ 9:30 pm
Stop by the ArtsPark at Young Circle on Monday night. Bring the family. Enjoy the fresh air and have a picnic. Pick and choose from 20+ different trucks. Visit http://burgerbeast.com/arts-park/ for list of trucks. http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=5981

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