Over the past seven or so years the City of South Miami has been on a mission to re-brand the City of Pleasant Living, with Commissioner Josh Liebman leading the charge. “For as long as I could remember, this city was lacking an identity,” says Liebman. “So as soon as I could, as a city commissioner, I took on the job of improving our image. After all, South Miami is a great place to live. I want people to know that. But mostly, I want us all to be proud of our hometown... Read More
Grant Miller at the Latin Builders Association’s January luncheon
Political advertisement paid for and approved by Horace Feliu for Mayor of South Miami
Midway Sports reopens its doors on S. Dixie Hwy
On Sunday, February 23, Republicans from across the state will gather for a Sunday between 11am and 3pm at Tropical Park. The family-friendly event will include a carousel, bounce house, and other fun activities for children, and will offer an opportunity for casual interaction with elected officials and candidates and media personalities... Read More
Our 2020 marketing plan for you!
We have some great news for you!! CN Media, a division of Miami's Community Newspapers, is now offering a personalized Video Marketing & Public Relations Program to help you better reach your target audience while increasing your social media engagement. Highlights of this program include:
Our Visual Media Team will produce a custom made professional, high-energy video at your location with our publisher to showcase your products/services
The video will be distributed to CNEWS followers Facebook and Twitter - twice a month
Your video will be featured on our CNEWS Website for two months
The Video will be featured on 3 City Webpages
Your video distributed via our Countywide e-newsletter (distribution of 400,000+) once a week for eight weeks
Video distribution will also be on 3 of our City e-newsletters
A total of 8 one-quarter ads to appear in one of our local newspapers
Strategy sessions with CNEWS Publisher, Marketing Director & Digital Marketing Director to ensure program is in line with your business objectives
Invitations to Monthly Business Luncheons where you will be introduced to key influencers within our community
Here are a few of our favorite videos for your review:
Children, Families, Students, Naturalists & Newcomers are invited to Flock to Tropical Audubon Society for BIRD DAY!
The 2.2 near-native acres that comprise Tropical Audubon Society and its Steinberg Nature Center campus will be the site of the 8th Annual Bird Day, an engaging, educational afternoon and an enriching outdoor experience. Featuring interactive games and prizes, the free Bird Day festival is designed for children and families, students, scouts and naturalists of every age. Participants can learn how to identify birds, take part in owl pellet dissection and experience a microscopic view of the colorful world of feather... Read More
Philip Stoddard And The Pants Off/Dance Off
The Stoddard Era is coming to a close in South Miami after 10 years. All I can say is, “Thank God, the party’s over.” I’m not a resident of South Miami and you might wonder why I should have an opinion on anything to do with the City of Pleasant Living. I live down US 1 in Palmetto Bay... Read More
Poiema of Grace Spreads Gospel Message Through Athleisure Clothing
A Miami-based online boutique offers a chic option of expression for Christian faith through athleisure wear for both men and women. “It’s something that the Lord has placed in my heart to do,” said Julie Gonzalez. In 2018 Julie Gonzalez decided to focus her energy on bringing life to Poiema of Grace, a fashion apparel company with designs that spread the Gospel. Poiema (po-ee-ma) is a Greek word for workmanship, and through God’s grace, we are His workmanship... Read More
Gabriel Varona Interviews Alex Penelas
Gabriel Varona, Founder of Shoes for Streets and Owner of Stunna’s Fit, interviews Alex Penelas, candidate for Miami-Dade County Mayor.
Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida get helping hand with donated space for cookie cupboard
Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida is grateful for sweet partners like the Graham Companies who donated use of an available retail storefront on Main Street in Miami Lakes to use as a Girl Scout Cookie cupboard. Troops in north Miami-Dade county can now replenish their cookie inventory more quickly, saving gas and money. The Girl Scout Cookie Program runs Jan. 11 through Feb. 17, 2020, in Miami-Dade and Monroe counties... Read More
A2Z FBC - Season 2 - Episode 4 Distraction is the enemy of expectation (No Scrolling in the Mornings)
In this fourth episode of A2ZFBC, we bring in the month of February after the longest month of 2020 thus far... January. We're discussing Lysol's correlation with the coronavirus, Lil Wayne's new album Funeral, blue light glasses, no scrolling the mornings, grass being greener on the other side (turf), the root of procrastination, Von Miller's Super Bowl LIV predictions, & more.