Author: Hollywood Gazette

Hollywood Police at FAU Career Fair Feb. 22

Are you interested or thinking about a career in law enforcement?  Join the Hollywood Police Department at the Criminal Justice Career and Internship Fair at FAU’s Boca Raton Campus. Learn about the Hollywood Police Department and the hiring process. Date: February 22, 2018 Time: 11 AM – 2 PM Address: Criminal Justice Career and Internship Fair – Florida Atlantic University Breezeway | Boca Raton campus 777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, FL 33431  Bring multiple résumés and dress professionally. From the HPD website: Join Our Team Are you ready to begin your dream career in law enforcement or are you an experienced officer ready...

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Davie Road Extension Complete Streets Project Now Underway

The construction phase of the Complete Streets project on Davie Road Extension from University Drive to Stirling Road is underway. This Complete Streets Project will include: • Relocating the existing mid-block pedestrian signal from NW 74th Avenue to NW 75th Avenue. • Milling & Resurfacing asphalt pavement and roadway widening to construct bicycle lanes. • Sidewalk work including ADA improvements at cross walks. • Installed new landscaping throughout the corridor. Long term lane closures and detours will not be required for the project. The contractor will maintain a single lane of traffic to complete milling and resurfacing operations and will shift and maintain two lanes of traffic to construct bike lanes and shoulders. Broward County is managing the construction of this project and the contractor is General Asphalt Company, Inc. During construction, contractor personnel & inspection staff will work closely with residents and business owners in the construction area to minimize the impacts. For concerns or emergencies please contact: Contractor: General Asphalt, Inc. • Richard Mckenzie, Project Manager, 305-592-3480 • Carlos Velasquez, Project Superintendent, 305-592-3480 Construction Engineering & Inspection Services: • Tom Muzicka PE, Project Manager, 954-577-4562 • Martin Montoya, Sr. Engineering Inspector, 954-577-4633...

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Facebook Advertising Workshop Feb. 27

The City of Hollywood’s Office of Communications, Marketing and Economic Development is partnering with the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to host a free “Facebook Advertising Workshop” on Tuesday, February 27th from 3:30 – 5:00 p.m at the Greater Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, 330 N Federal Highway. Join featured guest speaker Todd Paton from internet marketing company Paton Marketing as he discusses: – Identifying the right audience – Finding people who look like your customers – Building the perfect Facebook Ad with compelling content – Tailoring ads for consumers who want to call – Tracking your campaign To register for this free workshop, please call 954.921.3271 or email Vielka Buchanan at vbuchanan@hollywoodfl.org. Please include your full name, phone number and email address in all communications....

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Margaritaville Opens Destination Paradise Fitness Classes to Locals and Others

  Reports of a healthy glow, increased optimism and a general sense of well-being surround the beach and Broadwalk of the Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort as new wellness and fitness activities begin and open for participation to both hotel guests and the general public.  Increased cases of smiles, camaraderie and sheer happiness have spread to attendees who take part in the new series of seven classes, both on the beach and in the hotel fitness studios.  Adding to the elation is the low per class fee of just $12, attracting more visits to Destination Paradise. “The South Florida climate...

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City of Hollywood Launches New Business Retention and Expansion Program

The City of Hollywood Office of Communication, Marketing and Economic Development has begun “Plan-To-Action Analysis Meetings” with Hollywood business owners as part of the department’s new Business Retention and Expansion Program. Economic Development Team Members are conducting on-site visits with businesses throughout the City to learn more about the company, the product and/or service they provide, offer technical assistance and facilitate connections with additional services providers. “Keeping our Hollywood businesses growing and expanding is an important focus for our office,” said Raelin Storey, City of Hollywood Director of Communications, Marketing and Economic Development.  “The health of our local businesses is vital to the success of the City. Our team is excited to be working one-on-one with our business partners to identify opportunities for growth,” Economic Development Team Members are currently scheduling “Plan-To-Action Analysis Meetings” which typically last about one hour and are aimed at assisting the business to expand and grow. To schedule a “Plan-To-Action Analysis Meetings” or for additional information regarding the Business Retention and Expansion Program, please contact City of Hollywood Economic Development Representative Vielka Buchanan at 954.921.3002 or via email at vbuchanan@hollywoodfl.org.  ...

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Upcoming Events

Jan
10
Wed
2:00 pm Farmers Market at The Wellness C... @ The Wellness Center at Post Haste Pharmacy
Farmers Market at The Wellness C... @ The Wellness Center at Post Haste Pharmacy
Jan 10 2018 @ 2:00 pm – Jan 3 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Farmers Market at The Wellness Center at Post Haste Pharmacy @ The Wellness Center at Post Haste Pharmacy |  |  |
Join our Farmers market at the Wellness Center at Post Haste Pharmacy (EVERY WED from 2-6 PM) –Bringing in the farm fresh local, nutrient dense, organic produce from Farmer Alex and more! Featuring the freshest[...]
Feb
2
Fri
6:00 pm DBSA Depression and Bipolar Supp... @ Memorial Behaviol Health, rebels drop in center
DBSA Depression and Bipolar Supp... @ Memorial Behaviol Health, rebels drop in center
Feb 2 2018 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 1 2019 @ 7:30 pm
DBSA Depression and Bipolar Support Group @ Memorial Behaviol Health, rebels drop in center |  |  |
Weekly support group meeting on Friday night from 6-7;30 pm. lead by a peer facilitator.
Feb
3
Sat
1:00 pm IRS Enrolled Agent Ferey Kian, C... @ Kian Finance Authority
IRS Enrolled Agent Ferey Kian, C... @ Kian Finance Authority
Feb 3 @ 1:00 pm – Mar 3 @ 1:00 pm
IRS Enrolled Agent Ferey Kian, CEO of Kian Finance Authority, will host a series of Enrolled Agent preparatory workshops @ Kian Finance Authority | Hollywood | Florida | United States
The Enrolled Agent course and workshops are the shorter track to a prestigious career than the CPA program or the law school– but with the same benefit as those degrees, and much less expensive. The[...]
Feb
19
Mon
11:00 am Music and Line Dancing @ Charnow... @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
Music and Line Dancing @ Charnow... @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
Feb 19 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Enjoy music and line dancing on Hollywood Beach’s Charnow Park http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6148
5:30 pm Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Food Trucks At ArtsPark @ ArtsPark @ Young Circle
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm – Feb 19 @ 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=5987
Feb
21
Wed
11:00 am The Beachcombers @ Charnow Park @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
The Beachcombers @ Charnow Park @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
Feb 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Enjoy music from The Beachcombers at Hollywood Beach’s Charnow Park http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6158
Feb
22
Thu
11:00 am Hollywood Police at FAU Career Fair @ - Criminal Justice Career and Internship Fair
Hollywood Police at FAU Career Fair @ - Criminal Justice Career and Internship Fair
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Are you interested or thinking about a career in law enforcement? Join the Hollywood Police Department for the Criminal Justice Career and Internship Fair at FAU’s Boca Raton Campus. Learn about the Hollywood Police Department[...]
11:00 am The Beachcombers @ Charnow Park @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
The Beachcombers @ Charnow Park @ Charnow Park - Performance Pavilion
Feb 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Enjoy music from The Beachcombers at Hollywood Beach’s Charnow Park http://www.hollywoodfl.org/calendar.aspx?EID=6159
6:30 pm Talented 10th Poetry Slam @ City Hall
Talented 10th Poetry Slam @ City Hall
Feb 22 @ 6:30 pm – Feb 22 @ 8:30 pm
The City of Hollywood African American Advisory Council invites high school students to participate in a poetry/spoken word night at Hollywood City Hall on Thursday, February, 22nd from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Students are[...]
Feb
23
Fri
5:00 pm Funtastic Friday @ Hollywood, FL 33020
Funtastic Friday @ Hollywood, FL 33020
Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm – Feb 23 @ 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[...]

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