German-American Society of Greater Hollywood offers a fun atmosphere

The German-American Society of Greater Hollywood has earned a reputation for holding fun and exciting Oktoberfest celebrations. There is plenty of German...

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel And Casino Hollywood set to open

A new resort and hotel operation has opened in Hollywood on October 24. And this is not just any...

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Celebrates Grand Opening; 4,000 Permanent Jobs Created in Hollywood

The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood celebrated its highly-anticipated grand opening last night on Oct. 24.



A new apartment community for seniors is proposed for Hollywood

Seniors may have a new possibility for housing in Hollywood. A new apartment community for seniors is being...

Hollywood holds Veterans Day BBQ at TY Park

The City of Hollywood held a Veterans’ Day BBQ at TY Park. Military veterans were honored for their service by city and...

Hollywood’s Fire Station 45 is Now Open

Hollywood’s new Fire Rescue Station 45 is now open replacing an older building that was demolished. The new...

Camelot Days offers medieval fun

Marie Fernandez and Alex Hochberger love being a part of the Royal Chessmen. They give staged combat performances around Florida and show...

Comcast Seeking Scholarship Applications from Florida High School Seniors

Leaders and Achievers® Program Recognizes Students for Academics, Community Service and Leadership Comcast invites high school seniors across Florida...
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Hollywood History

The Real Mobsters of Old Hollywood

If Al Capone was actually in as many places in old South Florida as the legends say — and for as many...

Morningstar’s Jewelers — Five Generations of Making the ‘Diamond of the Gold Coast’ Shine

On 20th Avenue and Hollywood Boulevard is a giant mosaic diamond engagement ring.  Is it because Downtown Hollywood, with its canopy...

Hollywood Historical Society — Keeper of the Tales of All Old Hollywood

Jean Morford, Board Member, Researcher, Membership Chair Patti Clempson, Board Member, In-House Local Historian

Hollywood Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Landing of John Fairfax, First Rower to Cross the Atlantic Alone

In 1969, a young Brit named John Fairfax pushed off from the Canary Islands toward Miami in a rowboat called the Brittania, determined to...

The Story of Sam Horvitz, the Second Father of Florida’s Hollywood

  How An 8th Grade Dropout Came to Control Over Half of Hollywood   Most people know of Joseph Young, the man who rightfully gets credit for being...

If Those Walls Could Talk! Tales of the Building that was Hollywood’s First Police Station, a Bordello, and one of the Most Amazing Nightclubs...

You have probably passed 219 North 21st Avenue hundreds of times. And you may know that the building, which sits across from the tracks...

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Dining News & Reviews

Olivia Bar & Restaurant

Olivia Restaurant & Bar brings authentic Italian cuisine to Downtown Hollywood. Located at CIRC Hotel, Olivia offers craft cocktails and signature experiences...

Point Royal

Celebrity Chef Geoffrey Zakarian introduced The Royal Brunch at his Coastal American restaurant, Point Royal at The Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood,...

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville

Margaritaville invites guests to raise a glass, take a bit out of Paradise and most of all, to relax and have a...


Voted Best Wings in Florida by Travel Pulse, Shenanigans Sports Pub has been family-owned and operated for over 25 years, featuring quality...


Located on the Hollywood/Hallandale Beach border in a funky property lies a hidden gem called DumplingAF. Not only the ones you...

Runas Peruvian Cuisine

After a long nail-biting week, all eyes were fixed on the local news stations desperately hoping Hurricane Dorian would stay offshore. Hollywood...


Nevada Street Parking Garage Now Open; 304 Spaces Added for Parking on Hollywood Beach

The official ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the Grand Opening of the Nevada Street Parking Garage designed by Architect, Hollywood’s own Joseph...

October 12 Sunrise 5K to Benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and the Fort Lauderdale Sea Cadets

On October 12, about 500 runners -- hopefully more -- will greet the sunrise at Charnow Park on the Broadwalk for...

Hollywood Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Landing of John Fairfax, First Rower to Cross the Atlantic Alone

In 1969, a young Brit named John Fairfax pushed off from the Canary Islands toward Miami in a rowboat called the Brittania, determined to...

Free Our Seas Hosts Environmental Art Festival at the Carpenter House on Hollywood Beach

People with a concern for the environment and a saving ocean life got together at the Free Our Seas and Beyond, Environmental Art Festival...

The First Annual H2O, Hollywood-2-Ocean, Seaside Event is Set for June 8

In honor of World Oceans Day, Leadership Hollywood Class 43 is joining forces with ocean advocacy groups Free our Seas & Beyond and the...