Dr. Schwinn Takes the Helm at Palm Beach Atlantic University

Dr. Debra A. Schwinn has crisscrossed the country for her education and career. A native Midwesterner, she headed to Stanford University in California for medical school. Then, she moved to the East Coast to train in her clinical specialty of anesthesiology at the University of Pennsylvania. Next, came 20 years at Duke University in North […]

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15 Local Foster Youth Shattering National Graduation Statistics

Filling out applications to pursue her extravagant dreams, unwanted memories flooded Beatrice’s thoughts from her past. Beatrice, a foster youth at Place of Hope who is graduating from Palm Beach Gardens High Shool, explained how filling out FAFSA and scholarship applications, although exciting, is also a heart wrenching process for her and all of the […]

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Calvary Christian Academy Hosts “Drive-In” Senior Graduation

Calvary Christian Academy (CCA) seniors drove to school one last time the evening of Friday, May 22 for a “drive-in” graduation experience that marked the end of their high school journey. Each senior student had the opportunity to walk across an outdoor stage and have their moment of recognition while maintaining social distancing protocol. The […]

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An Audience of One

In Paul’s letter to the church in Colossae, he urged them to “let the word of Christ dwell in them richly, teaching and admonishing one another in all wisdom, singing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs” (Colossians 3:16). But what does that look like when you don’t have the sound of a full band playing […]

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StrikeForce 421 Grants $137,000 to Five Charities

On April 21st, 2020 (StrikeForce 421 Day!), the StrikeForce 421 Board of Trustees announced the 2020 Grant Finalists, giving away 100 percent of funds received for this grant year. Rather than postponing their event, originally planned for April 24, 2020, at the Broward Center Riverview Ballroom, StrikeForce 421 decided to get creative and host a Virtual […]

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Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale Continues COVID-19 Relief Efforts

In response to the effects of COVID-19, Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale (CCFL) has been organizing and executing several outreach and relief efforts. On Friday, April 10 at Calvary Chapel Fort Lauderdale the church hosted a drive-thru outreach to pass out a gift, including essential items like hand sanitizer to bless families in the community and […]

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Nominate Local Heroes for National Salute to America’s Heroes

The National Salute to America’s Heroes (NSAH), presented by Hyundai, one of the country’s largest military air and sea shows, announced the cancellation of this year’s event due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  The show had been scheduled to take place over Memorial Day weekend. However, while announcing the postponement, the NSAH and Hyundai introduced a […]

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Church by the Glades Gives Away 5,000 Rolls of Toilet Paper

To ease the burden so many folks are carrying while working, caring for their families, and finding supplies, along with practicing social distancing, Church by the Glades gave away 5,000 rolls of toilet paper on March 20 at their church in Coral Springs. Pastor David Hughes, lead pastor of Church by the Glades, said, “During […]

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