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2014-10-16 16:21:30

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crossing the New River to and from the north and south banks will now be as easy as crossing the street. . . and it will be free. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141016/152650 The Downtown Fort Lauderdale Transportation Management Association (DFLTMA), in partnership with the City of Fort Lauderdale and Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale, will begin operating the Riverwalk Water Trolley on October 18, 2014. The DFLTMA already...

2014-10-15 16:26:24

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for the countywide celebration of Broward's centennial, the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society prepares to offer a look at the colorful history of Fort Lauderdale with several exhibits at its New River Inn Museum of History. Over the next year, they will unveil five exhibits: Images from the Stranahan Collection, Beating the Heat: Surviving Summer in South Florida, Ofrendas, A Different Perspective: Your Take on History...

2014-04-07 08:27:07

Package Available for Ticket Holders of "Ghost The Musical," Playing at Broward Center for the Performing Arts April 29-May 11 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Those who purchase tickets to "Ghost The Musical," playing Tuesday, April 29-Sunday, May 11, 2014 at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, can continue the love felt between characters Sam and Molly with the Riverwalk Arts & Entertainment (A&E) District's "Love Me, Love My ... Ghost The Musical"...

2011-07-25 12:12:00

LONDON, July 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- There was some fishy business going on at Hugh Myddelton Primary School in Clerkenwell with the recent unveiling of a sculpture created by the school's children along with resident artists from the Bow Arts Trust. New head teacher Andy Turner wanted to make a splash with the opening of the new building in Myddelton Street, so when he received a cash gift from the Victor Phillip Dahdaleh Charitable Foundation and Canadian investment...

2008-07-31 06:00:35

By Winston-Salem Journal, N.C. Jul. 31--JEFFERSON The annual Wallace and Peggy Carroll Vigilance Awards were presented Saturday by the National Committee for the New River. The awards for protecting the New River honor the spirit, dedication and perseverance that Wallace Carroll, a former Winston-Salem Journal publisher and editor, and his wife, Peggy, brought to the battle to save the New River from a large dam project in the 1970s. The winners include: --N.C. Volunteer of the...

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