Broward County

Broward County is located in Southeast Florida bordering the Atlantic Ocean and Palm Beach, Dade, Hendry and Collier Counties.

Broward County was established in 1915 from a portion of Dade County and named for Napoleon B. Broward, governor from 1905 to 1909 and a principal proponent of early efforts to drain the Everglades.

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Population - 2000
1,623,018
Population - 2010
1,748,066
Population - 2015 Est
1,827,367
Land Area (sq mi)
1,210
Water Area (sq mi)
113
Total Area (sq mi)
1,323
Average Rainfall
65
Temperature - Average High
82
Temperature - Average Low
69

The BB&T Center is an indoor arena located in Sunrise (Fort Lauderdale Metro area), Florida. Home of the Florida Panthers NHL team, the arena also hosts basketball, arena football and concerts. 

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County Schools serve nearly 260,000 students in more than 300 school and education centers making it the sixth largest school district in the United States and the second largest in Florida. Broward County Public Schools proudly offers 70 magnet programs at schools across the District. Eleven of the District’s magnet programs have recently been redesigned, offering students more opportunities for special instruction and programs not available anywhere else.

Make sure to stop by Hugh Taylor Birch State Park if you find yourself in Fort Lauderdale. It has been considered the city's own Central Park since Hugh Taylor Birch preserved it for future generations to come. Hugh Taylor Birch State Park is the perfect destination for residents to enjoy leisure activities such as rollerblading, jogging, or reading under a palm tree. They even have access to the beach through the pedestrian's tunnel under A1A. The state park also contains boat access points from the intracoastal waterway so that one can navigate through the waters as they observe the various wildlife that it has to offer. 

Lockhart Stadium is located in Fort Lauderdale Florida and is home to the Fort Lauderdale Strikers of North American Soccer League. 

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This family-owned food truck serves Mexican food that will satisfy your tastebuds. Tacos, burritios, tortas, and much more each under $10! 

The MCK Fusion restaurant location in Coconut Creek and their food truck serve Latin cuisines. Arepas, tostones, burgers, sandwiches, and much more are cooked with Latin spices. 

Monkeilicious was established with a mission to deliver contemporary Chinese food with traditional Cantonese-style cooking techniques and flavor. They also offer catering in Davie, Florida.

Moop is serving ice cream and gelato popsicles throughout South Florida. Do you prefer a creamy or fruity flavored pop? Moop has both! Dippings and toppings are also an option. 

Nacho Bizness specializes in tacos and burritos in South Florida. These Mexican cuisines consist of exotic spices to create unique flavors. 

A popular neighboorhood coffee house/bar nestled in the Fort Lauderdale's premier art district.

No Vacansea Fishing Charters, specializing in various fishing tactics (both inshore and deep sea) off the coast of South Florida.

Our charter boat can fish a maximum of 6 anglers. Our charter trips can last either 4, 6 or 8 hours. Depending on your preference, we can stick near the beaches and inlets or go out further offshore in search of large game fish. We also offer multi-day trips.

North Broward Preparatory School excels in teaching critical thinking, complex problem solving and high-order reasoning. 

NOVA Southeastern University is a private university with lots of undergraduate programs and prestigious graduate programs in medicine, law, psychology, business, education, pharmacy, dentistry, and many more. It's main campus is located in Fort Lauderdale, with several other campuses throughout the state.

At Nova Southeastern University School, the classroom is our cornerstone, but we recognize that true development takes a combination of academics, arts, athletics, and community service. By allowing our students to focus on their individual talents and strengths, we are able to bring out the best in them today - and well into the future.

Okan International University is a small college in Dania Beach. It offers bachelors and masters degrees in business, healthcare, and hospitality.

At OliveOnion they're committed to using only the freshest quality ingredients and making everything to order in Davie, Florida. They're also rounding out your meal with sides, including crispy pita chips and homemade hummus.

OliveOnion gyro

Chef Robyn Almodovar was a Finalist on FOX's Hell's Kitchen Season 10 and started the Palate Party food truck soon after. The vibrant flavor in every dish will bring a party to your mouth!

The Parker Playhouse is a 1,167 seat theater in Fort Lauderdale. It was one of the cities first performance venues, and celebrated its 50th anniversary in 2017.

Parkway Christian School was founded in the year 2001 with 22 Kindergarten students and two certified, dedicated teachers. Since then, the school has grown to educate KP4-8th grade students. Parkway Christian School's mission is to grow the entire child, spiritually, academically and emotionally. 

Find all the mall stores you know and love plus stores you won't find anywhere else here at the Pembroke Lakes Mall. Shop for everything on your list, grab a meal in the foodcourt, and watch a movie at the AMC movie theater.

Aggressive and caring personal injury law firm in Margate, FL. With over 50 years of combined legal experience, our staff of attorneys and legal professionals handle cases throughout Florida on behalf of injured victims and their families.

At Pine Crest School, our utmost priority is to provide our students with an education rooted in academic excellence and complemented by outstanding athletics and arts. 

Pizza, wings, calzones, and much more are served by Pizza Zilla. They service many locations in South Florida for public and private events. Just email them to book!

Chimichangas and tacos are the highlights of this menu. Even though the menu might seem small, there are endless possibilities. For a personal fusion experience stop by the Poblano Mexican Fusion food truck or their restaurant location in Davie, Florida. 

Port Everglades is Florida’s “powerhouse port” due to the fact that it is one of the top three cruise ports in the world as well as one of the most active containerized cargo ports in the U.S. and South Florida’s main seaport for petroleum products such as gasoline and jet fuel.

We are a small school nestled in the quiet residential community of Centura Parc in northwest Broward County. Our school complex is comprised of two facilities: The Lower School - for children 1 to 5 years old and The Upper School - for students in Kindergarten through 12th grade. 

Salah Tawfik Elementary and Middle School (STEMS) is providing and promoting the highest level of education in a nurturing Islamic environment, raising future generations of students with a strong moral character and excellence in both Islamic and academic education.

Santo Dulce brings a modern twist to classic churros. They serve these sweet treats in Hollywood and Miami, Florida. With the Halo shape of the churro it's unlike any other especially when you have it with Santo Dulce's homemade ice cream. Check out their website for locations!

Sidecar Kitchen is a gourmet restaurant that comes to you in a 20-foot food truck. Corporate lunches, birthday parties, weddings, and other events are served by the Sidecar Kitchen with a wide variety of foods to choose from. Are you in the mood for seafood? How about pasta? The Sidecar Kitchen can whip it up for you. 

Sidecar Kitchen

The South Florida Symphony Orchestra performs in three main places, Miami, Key West, and Fort Lauderdale. They aim to bring the arts to as many people in South Florida as possible. 

Our mission at St. Mark’s Episcopal School is to provide an education of academic excellence within an Episcopal Ethos which includes spiritual development, ethnic and cultural diversity, service to community, and respect for self and others.

The Stage Door Theatre is a two-stage theater that opened in 1993 in Margate. It was renovated from an old movie theater into a performing arts venue that puts on many shows throughout the year. 

Do you want to see a comedic ethnic show about different topics? Then you should go to to the Sunshine Theatre in Coral Springs Florida. 

If you adore the fresh sweetness of fruits then you mush visit SweetBlendz. From açai bowls to fresh pressed juices SweetBlendz will satisfy your sweet tooth. 

Tenth Level Tavern is a video game bar with some of the best variety, with platforms ranging from Atari all the way to the modern video game consoles. The games are entirely free to play and the bar also sports a powerful craft beer draft list with great variety. 

Get the best of fashion shopping with over 100 stores including high end clothing stores and so much more. Just down the street from the beach, it's the perfect location for a shopping day on your vacation.

Federally Recognized Seminole Tribe of Florida has more non-contiguous reservations than any tribe in North America. 6 Florida Reservations located in Tampa, Immokalee, Brighton, Fort Pierce, Big Cypress & Hollywood.

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To the Moon Marketplace is no ordinary candy shop. They have candies from all over the world that are imported directly from their manufacturing companies as well as old fashioned candy that never really went out of style. They've got cool soda drinks that are hard to find anymore and they even have edible cookie dough for sale. 

Here at what is essentially a small family entertainment center, there are rides and games for children of all ages. It's not too expensive and the kids will absolutely love spending the day here. It's located in the Fort Lauderdale Swap Shop, which is the second largest outdoor Flea Market in the US.

A pizzeria in the day and a night club/bar at night, Vinnie's does a lot of things and does them all very well. Located right on the main Commercial Blvd strip in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Vinnie's is in the heart of the towns vibrant night life but adds so much to their repertoire by providing some of the best pizza you'll find in the Sunshine State. 

A very active Support Group for Homeschoolers in Broward County. 

Welcome to the home page for the Broward Homeschool Teens-N-Tweens group. We are an inclusive group. This group is designed to meet the needs of our Tween, age 10-12 and Teen, 13+ homeschool children. We have classes, and events especially for this age group. 

...is a Christ centered organization, established in September 1999 in Southwest Broward County.  H.E.A.R.T.S. was formed to bring Homeschooling families together in order to support, educate, and encourage them in their efforts to educate their children at home. To achieve these goals, the group meets monthly to pray for and encourage one another, share methods, curriculum, ideas, and to plan group events, field trips and classes.

Homeschooling South Florida is a Yahoo Group designed for homeschooling kids (and their moms/dads) from the Palm Beaches, Broward County, and Dade County. Members on this board are open to discuss homeschooling issues such as curriculum selection, unschooling, the pros and cons (when mom/dad becomes overwhelmed), offer advice to new homeschoolers and share articles found concerning homeschooling issues.

We are a nonreligious community of naturally-minded families who are actively homeschooling young children in and around Weston. Although we may use different schooling methods, we are all interested in creating a peaceful, respectful environment to nurture our children's development and are committed to positive discipline.

We are an active, inclusive and social support group for homeschooling mothers of school-age children. All members are encouraged to plan and participate in many fun and enriching activities including playdates, field trips, study sessions and more. We strive to have fun while we educate our children and make friends for ourselves.