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Socially Distant Sunshine: Beach Edition

Welcome back, Oakland Parkers!  For our second edition of Socially Distant Sunshine we’re going to talk about the quintessential South Florida outdoor activity – beach days. Beaches are what we’re famous for.  The thing is, there is no such thing as “the beach” when you live someplace as full of coastline as the tri-county area […]
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6 Tips You Should Consider When Visiting a Disney Theme Park

As residents of Oakland Park, we’re surrounded by “vacation” options. Before the pandemic, my go-to spot was Orlando. Therefore, I’ve become somewhat of a “self-proclaimed” expert when visiting Disney theme parks. Due to COVID-19 Disney World theme parks closed across the world and some remain closed. However, on July 11th, 2020, Disney
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7 Places to See Snow on the East Coast

“Snow in Miami!” is a headline South Floridians have only seen once. That was on January 19, 1977. Since then the Sunshine State has only experienced one other snowfall.  On January 3, 2018 there was a light snowfall in Jacksonville. But given Florida’s paltry history of winter flurries you can’t trust that snow will fall […]

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