American Ingenuity ~ Be Inspired

A kid and a kind stranger remind us what American Ingenuity and the American Spirit are all about. …and you should probably get the funpass! . PS: The Friday Market will be held… Continue reading

Just Walk On By

~ Written by Jim Lloyd ~ I’ve just gotten comfy and thought I’d spend a minute discussing something that you cannot escape being exposed to 24/7. Your weight. Why do you weigh so… Continue reading

The Government Playground

The CRA Presentation is a colorful storyboard that sums up what I said yesterday. The Community Redevelopment Agency is a place of wishes, dreams and is, in large part, a government money operated… Continue reading

A Pollyanna Tale

No, I’m rarely mistaken for Pollyanna. But then perhaps there’s good reason for that. ~ CRA Workshop Agenda for April 11, 2012 ~ Pollyanna is a best-selling 1913 novel by Eleanor H. Porter that is now considered a classic of children’s… Continue reading

What’s Happening in Lake Park This Week?

This Wednesday ~ Community Redevelopment Agency Workshop This workshop for the public will be held on 04/11/2012 – 6:30 p.m. in the Commission Chamber, Town Hall 535 Park Avenue Lake Park, FL 33403 Phone:… Continue reading

The Old is Gone, the New has Come

Therefore if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!                            … Continue reading

We Can Be Free

Eternal hope, eternal life. The gift of freedom. Have a wonderful Good Friday!

Understanding the Latest Buzz: Urban planners

We hear certain buzz words all the time, but unless we question what they mean, the slick names for the latest trends don’t clue us in to the motives behind the so-called “responsible”… Continue reading

A Guide to Public Comments

Written by Susan Lloyd ~ Today’s blog has to do with the public having the opportunity to speak at the Commission Meetings (and there’s one tonight, along with a CRA meeting-please come and… Continue reading

Believe It or Not

No sense going cross-eyed. Get out those glasses if needed, perch them firmly on the end of your nose and settle in to peruse this week’s agendas. (I know, I know, some of… Continue reading

Welcoming Civil Disobedience to Lake Park

Written into the Story of Lake Park ~ It was June of last year before the special election that I came to grasp a bit of what was playing out in Lake Park.… Continue reading

Saturday Showdown: Human Achievement Hour vs. Earth Hour… Also, Hour of Power 2012

On March 31st at 8:30pm people around the world will shut off their lights for one hour as a symbolic gesture that they want “something” done about climate change. During that same hour… Continue reading

Winding Down With The Sunset

It’s the last Friday of the month and you know what that means. Oh. You don’t? Well, it means that there will be a town-wide gathering at the Marina tonight. It’s a chance… Continue reading

Who Do You Want at The Wheel?

I don’t know about you, but I don’t want just anyone at the wheel when I’m in the car. There’s a lot riding on who’s in the driver’s seat. And that goes for… Continue reading

Dawn on the Waterfront

There’s drama and intrigue in Lake Park, and I’m not referring to any town meetings. Thanks to George Tanguay, we have been provided a dramatic vista of our town via the eye-popping images… Continue reading

In Theaters Tonight Only – March 27, 2012

The one night only presentation of “Monumental, In Search of America’s National Treasure” is being shown at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Tuesday, March 27th. Click on this image for the Blaze article about the… Continue reading

A View From the Street Where He Lives

One of our readers, George Tanguay, has obliged my request for images and sent in some fabulous Marina-view photographs. I will likely post more of them throughout the course of the week. Once… Continue reading

If I Were The Devil

This recording, which is a 1996 reworking of an essay Paul Harvey penned in 1964, has been making the rounds this week. You may have heard it before or even again this week,… Continue reading

Florida BBQ Challenge – Today at 11:00

This free event begins at 11:00 and goes until 8:00 tonight. Prize winning food, vendors and fun for the kids. Come and enjoy a beautiful day on Park Avenue in Lake Park. A… Continue reading

Making Plans

Coming up: Saturday:  Florida BBQ Challenge – Park Avenue – 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Friday is a setup day, not the actual event) See our March 20th post, Florida BBQ Challenge in… Continue reading