Let’s Move

With its green plan well underway, the city of Coconut Creek is taking another step into the national forum by adopting Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! initiative. The goal? Complete all five benchmarks with gold standards. Over the past three decades, childhood obesity in America has become a growing concern with almost one in every three

An Inside Look: Interior Designer Perla Lichi & Her Parkland Home

Photos by Barry Grossman Photography “Interior design is like fashion –  it’s always changing. I go out of my way to do something different,” says Perla Lichi, famed international interior designer and Parkland resident. Her trademark luxury designs are highly sought after, from the princes of Dubai to local celebrities like Scottie Pippen. Her showroom in Coral Springs is a testament

Local Heros

A local mother-daughter duo don their creative caps to bring dreams to life. Jan Rogers and her daughter Lauren share a genuine compassion for children who are battling serious illnesses. Through Dreammakers for Life, this mother-daughter team is determined to nurture every child’s dream. The idea for Dreammakers came after a visit to Joe DiMaggio Children’s

Kids, Vids, and The Environment

Pinecrest Gardens is proud to present “Pollution Solutions,” a video contest to promote environmental education that is open to students in Miami-Dade County schools from grades 4-12. Contestants will make a short video, 1-3 minutes in length, which identify one of the seven types of environmental pollution. Each video must also demonstrate a proposed solution