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Parkland man wins WPT event in Paris, takes home $728K

Parkland poker pro Matthew Waxman has notched the biggest victory of his life, winning the World Poker Tour Grand Prix de Paris.
“It’s been a life dream of mine to win a World Poker Tour title,” he said.
He earned 518,750 Euros, … Continue reading

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Controlled burn causes smoke, ash conditions in northwest Broward County

Public safety officials warned Thursday that Tamarac, Parkland or Coral Springs residents who may have respiratory problems should remain indoors and use air conditioning while a controlled burn is under way in the Arthur R. Marshall Loxahatchee National Wildlife … Continue reading

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Parkland’s free events cause headache for staff, officials

Parkland staff and city officials are worried by the growing trend of residents who have registered for city events not showing up on the day, thus denying wait-listed residents a chance to attend the event.
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Parkland to keep tax rate status quo

The City Commission unanimously voted Wednesday night to keep the tax rate at $4.01 per $1,000 of assessed value for next year.
But residents will still pay more because property values rose by more than 4 percent. The city will … Continue reading

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