August 17th, 2007 at 8:54 am Pin It

It is odd to think that the bustling and ever-growing city of Coral Springs once consisted of 20,000 acres of marshland. In 1911, Henry Lyons purchased the marshland, but it wasn’t until the year 1964 that the city saw the construction of its first structure, the historical Covered Bridge, which is still revered by residents…


August 17th, 2007 at 8:36 am Pin It

Cooper City was home to the last functional dairy farm in the Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. Waldrep Dairy Farm was first established in 1928 and upon its closure in 2003, Cooper City was granted the farm’s existing acreage of 530-acres. With this additional acreage, Cooper City has since undergone a massive development project to further…


August 17th, 2007 at 8:32 am Pin It

Cooper City is also widely recognized for Brian Piccolo Park—one of the top cricket grounds in the United States. In 2004 the famous park served as home for the Florida Thunder Pro Cricket team and was also the site of the ICC International Cup when the United States played Canada. Brian Piccolo Park also houses…


August 17th, 2007 at 7:18 am Pin It

Pinecrest is home to the landmark site, where Parrot Jungle, one of Miami’s oldest attractions, once stood. The site is now inhabited by Pinecrest Gardens, which houses such attractions as an exotic butterfly exhibit, petting zoo, playground and tranquil swan lake. Throughout the year, several events are held at the park including a fine arts…


August 16th, 2007 at 11:27 am Pin It

For nature enthusiasts, the Bill Sadowski Park and Nature Center located in Palmetto Bay is another place of particular interest. Visitors to the park will marvel at the 822-gallon freshwater aquarium that showcases an array of indigenous fish and amphibians, as well as be captivated by the 30-acres of parkland present that encompasses three different…


August 16th, 2007 at 11:25 am Pin It

Home to the site of a major fossil discovery, the Charles Deering Estate at Cutler is a popular destination in Palmetto Bay. Visitors of the 444-acre historical site can take a first-hand look at the grounds of such discoveries, as artifacts from some of South Florida’s first constructed buildings and fossils dating back to 50,000…


August 10th, 2007 at 4:06 pm Pin It

I am excited that a new Cafe Deli has opened in South Miami called Smoothielicious. I can walk there from the office. The decor is living room, and the staff is great. It has healthy lip smacking creations. My favorite is the Latin Wrapito, a delicious black bean wrap with marinated chicken breast, brown rice,…


August 10th, 2007 at 12:54 pm Pin It

The new date for the Key Biscayne Relay for Life is March 8, 2008. All proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Come walk and participate as we remember those who have passed away or celebrate those who have survived cancer.


August 10th, 2007 at 12:44 pm Pin It

One of the state of Florida’s most notable historical landmarks, the Cape Florida Lighthouse, is located on the southern part of the Key Biscayne and amidst Bill Baggs State Park and Recreation area. Visitors to the Lighthouse may receive a guided tour on the history of Key Biscayne or take part in the numerous recreational…


August 10th, 2007 at 12:44 pm Pin It

While sandy beaches may seem commonplace when describing the South Florida area, the beaches inhabiting Key Biscayne provide quite the exception. Of particular note on the island is Crandon Park. Crandon Park provides more than your average park experience by offering an array of activities to entertain visitors all ages. Whether you desire to picnic…


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