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Emma Collum Creates Healthy Trick-or-Treat Bags for Oakland Park Elementary School Students

Halloween is all about costumes, candy, and cauldrons. Well, maybe not cauldrons, but one Oakland Park resident has conjured up a healthy, fun way for Oakland Park Elementary School students to celebrate Halloween. For the first time, Emma Collum has organized and put together healthy trick-or-treat bags for the school. Emma’s Healthy Treat Bags Emma […]
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Oakland Park Residents Give Back for the Holidays at Give, Care, Love: Hope for the Holidays

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 11% of people in Broward County live in poverty. And, as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, more people than ever are struggling with economic insecurity. Despite the financial hardships many families face, events like Give, Care, Love: Hope for the Holidays bring together people in the community […]
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Get Ready for 2021 Holiday Village Christmas Tree Competition!

After a difficult year, the joy, fun and vibrancy of the Christmas holidays in Oakland Park are back! The 5th Annual Oakland Park Holiday Village will take place December 3rd and 4th at Jaco Pastorius Park.  As part of the Holiday Village, the City of Oakland Park will be hosting a Christmas Tree Decorating Competition. […]
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Oakland Park Honors MLK and Celebrates Diversity with New Signage

As the City of Oakland Park works toward building for its second century it also works on embracing diversity.  To that end, on Friday January 15th the City unveiled new signage to reflect its steadfast commitment to diversity. In total the City will install 14 signs in conspicuous locations throughout Oakland Park in order to […]

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