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Governor Scott visits Pompano Beach


By David Volz

Pompano Beach received a visit from Governor Scott. He come to the Hoebiger plant and complimented the company for creating more job opportunities in manufacturing. The company will be relocating its operation to western Broward County and creating more jobs in the region. Another manufacturing operation will be encouraged to occupy the present Hoebiger building. Governor Scott praised the highly skilled people who work at Hoebiger and the talented leadership of the company. Pictured above, Governor Rick Scott gives the Hoerbiger president the Business Ambassador Award.


Limelight at BaCA offers artistic fun


By David Volz

BaCA hosted Limelight and people got together for a fun social event.

Entertainment was provided by the Otis Cadillac Band. They performed Classic R&B, Rock and Roll and Blues music. People could dance to the music or just enjoy listening to it. There were food trucks offering high quality meals and various artistic vendors. People could see the work of artists in the BaCA building and on display in the Community Redevelopment Agency Business Resource Center.

Tariza Ferreyros was selling terrariums and enjoyed the event. “The music was great and there was good food. I love this event,” she said.

Rachel Katz, who works with the vendors was pleased to see people from the community getting together to have fun.

Carlos Fuenmayor who produces caricatures said he enjoyed being a part of the event. Robert Kornhonen, who paints portraits said, “This is pretty cool.”

Pompano Beach Commissioner Barry Moss said, “This is good for people who like the arts. It will get bigger,” said Moss.

Patricia Persaud, an artist displayed her work at the Business Resource Center. She produces oil and acrylic paintings. “I am glad to display my work here,” she said.

The event was fun and relaxed. People could spend time with friends and make new acquaintances.