first_imgPhoto via To assist Broward County residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, several food distribution centers have been established for residents in need as well as a free masks distribution site.Feeding South Florida, the largest food bank in South Florida, will begin food distribution on Thursday, April 16th at the following locations: Central Broward Park & Broward County Stadium (3700 N.W. 11th Place, Lauderhill, FL 33311). Collections will be taken from 9 AM to 5 PM daily. Drive-thru site has five lanes and is accessible by vehicle only. Prospective patients will be screened through a vehicle window. Eligible individuals for specimen collection include: first responders who are symptomatic of COVID-19, those aged 65 and over with coronavirus symptoms and individuals who have traveled to infected regions or are immune-compromised. Must bring ID. Site is operated by the Florida National Guard in cooperation with Memorial Healthcare Systems and the Florida Department of Health, at the direction of the Office of the Governor. On Saturday, April 18th, food distribution is planned at Rayfield, 2210 Pierce Street in Hollywood from 10 AM to Noon.Open the trunk of your car and drive-thru. For more Broward locations and dates go to MasksThe Las Olas Chabad Jewish Center will host a free drive-thru mask distribution event on Friday, April 17 beginning at noon at 1302 East Las Olas Boulevard in downtown Fort Lauderdale. If you or someone you know is in need of protective masks, this a great way to safely get one at no cost. Participants are reminded that this will be a drive-thru event, so please do not walk up to volunteers in order to receive a mask. Masks will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis while supplies last.COVID-19 Testing in Broward CountyDrive-thru testing for COVID-19 is taking place at the following locations: Pantry of Broward, 610 NW 3rd Street, from 8:30 AM to 11:30 AM.Pembroke Pines, at City Center, 601 City Center Way, from 10 AM to Noon.Miramar, at Miramar Central Park, 16801 Miramar Pkwy, from 9 AM-11 AM. Cleveland Clinic, Krupa Center (3250 Meridian Pkwy, Weston)  Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM Mills Pond Park, 2201 NW 9th Ave, in Fort Lauderdale at 9 AMQuiet Waters Park, 401 Powerline Road, Deerfield Beach at 9 AM. To meet criteria, individuals must be:Prescreened and meet CDC and DOH testing guidelinesPrequalified with a prescriptionPre-registered to receive an appointment through the Broward Health call center at 954-320-5730. If patients do not have a primary care physician and need assistance, they can access Broward Health’s new BHealthy Now app that enables a patient to obtain a virtual health screening from a board-certified physician without leaving home. Physicians on-call will screen patients, assign risk, answer questions, and recommend next steps, such as prescribing a COVID-19 screening.Visit for instructions on how to download the app and connect with physicians. Potential patients should call the Cleveland Clinic Florida appointment center at 954-659-5951 to be scheduled for a test. Callers will be screened by a nurse who will determine whether the caller meets the federal testing criteria. You must call and be pre-screened for an appointment.The Florida Department of Health has released information about cities and counties of residence that have been tested positive for COVID-19. To see a detailed map of zip codes, please go here: Florida COVID-19 cases by zip code. C.B. Smith Park (900 N. Flamingo Road, Pembroke Pines) 9 AM-5 PM Hard Rock Stadium is expanding testing to include anyone with COVID-19 symptoms, 347 Don Shula Dr. in Miami Gardens.  Drive-thru testing begins at 9 AM. On Friday, April 17th, food distribution begins:last_img read more

first_imgThis first ever match will be on February 6, against the Penrith Panthers New South Wales Cup side leading up to the Intrust Super Cup 2016 season.SP Hunters club says that the game against Panthers NSW Cup side will give the Moresby rugby league community the opportunity to view the facilities as well as see the 2016 team perform for the first time.For the new players it will be their opportunity to impress coach Michael Marum under match conditions in an effort to make the squad for the Intrust Cup opener against South Logan Magpies.PNG Rugby Football League acknowledges the Rugby League Legacy associated with the National Stadium and believes that it is only fitting that the Hunters officially open the stadium.This is a one-off special event as the Hunters are still in negotiations in respect to their host venue for the 2016 season.last_img read more