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52 Deerfield Moments: #43 - Themed Dining Comes To Town

52 Deerfield Moments: #42 – The Cascades Garden Restaurant & Lounge

Themed Dining Comes to Town The Cascades Garden Restaurant & Lounge A landmark eatery in the 1970s, the Cascades Restaurant and Lounge featured waterfalls, lush greenery and a moat around the building designed to resemble a Polynesian hideaway. A lounge downstairs continued the theme with water cascading down the windows and guests seated in a […]

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52 Deerfield Moments: #41 - An Automotive Legend

52 Deerfield Moments: #41 – JM Family Enterprises

An Automotive Legend JM Family Enterprises Automotive legend Jim Moran first established Southeast Toyota Distributors (SET) in 1968 in Pompano Beach. As SET expanded, he moved his headquarters in 1981 to Deerfield Beach in the building above located at the corner of Hillsboro Boulevard and NW 12th Avenue. Jim Moran later established JM Family Enterprises as

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52 Deerfield Moments: #51 - Home Away From Home

52 Deerfield Moments: #40 – NE Focal Point Senior Center

Home Away From Home N.E. Focal Point Senior Center The N.E. Focal Point Senior Center is one of Deerfied Beach’s greatest facilities. It was developed as a partnership between the City of Deerfield Beach and the area wide Council on Aging to provide supportive services for individuals 60 years old and older residing in the northeast

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52 Deerfield Moments: #39 - Golf And Tennis Classics In Deerfield

52 Deerfield Moments: #39 – Deer Creek Hosts Major Sporting Events

Golf and Tennis Classics in Deerfield Deer Creek Country Club From 1980 to 1985 the Deer Creek Country Club hosted the Whirlpool Mazda Classics for the LPGA. In those same years, The Racquet Club at Deer Creek was home to the Maybelline Tennis Classic. Superwoman Lynda Carter was the face of the tournament. Tennis legend

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52 Deerfield Moments: #37 - President Gerald Ford Visits Deerfield Beach

52 Deerfield Moments: #37 – Presidential Visit

President Gerald Ford Visits Deerfield Beach Campaign Stop To Dedicate International Fishing Pier President Gerald Ford dedicated the Deerfield Beach International Fishing Pier February 28, 1976, a day that began with an immigration ceremony in Miami. It then took him to almost every town between West Palm Beach and Coral Springs. At the time, he

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52 Deerfield Moments: #33 – Early Deerfield Beach Train Wreck

Train Wreck in Deerfield Beach WWII Soldiers Witness Crash In 1942, a train carrying soldiers on their way to The Boca Raton Hotel for basic training, stopped at the Seaboard Station in Deerfield Beach. The soldiers disembarked and stood on the platform. Many then witnessed the horrible sight of another train barreling down the tracks

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