FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus awards $300,000 in Golden Gift First Generation Scholarships
On January 26th, 2020 the fifth Annual Golden Gift First Generation Scholarships totaling $300,000 were awarded to sixty deserving students who are the first generation in their families to attend college. The Golden Gift First Generation Scholarship program was created at FIU’s Biscayne Bay Campus specifically for first generation students who live in a five-mile radius of the Biscayne Bay Campus. The State of Florida matches each scholarship given...
Key Biscayne Chamber of Commerce will be hosting its 4th annual signature event, Families in Paradise, on Sunday, March 15, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Key Biscayne’s Village Hall (88 W McIntyre St, Key Biscayne, FL 33149). The family-friendly event features activities designed to connect families with local businesses in a way that brings the community together while providing opportunities for creativity, learning and fun... Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers
Miami-Dade County Commission District 8 Candidate Forum
Michael Miller moderates a forum with the candidates running for Miami-Dade County Commission District 9. The district includes Homestead, Florida City, and Richmond Heights.
Candidates discuss proposals on increasing affordable housing units, developing medical marijuana businesses, and how to reduce traffic congestion and gun violence.
Attorney Marlon Hill, Former Homestead Councilman Elvis Maldonado, and District 15 Community Councilman Johnny Farias participate. Please post your questions for the candidates. They will answer them live.
The remaining two candidates, State Representative Kionne McGhee and Pastor Mark Coats, did not respond to their invitations. Commissioner Dennis Moss is term-limited and cannot run for another term. Therefore, the seat is open. #District9#Homestead#FloridaCity#RichmondHeights
On March 14, individuals with physical disabilities and their families, friends and supporters are invited to Tropical Park, a Miami-Dade County Park located at 7900 SW 40 St., Miami, for the Paralympic Experience. The Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department presents this multi-adapted sports event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in conjunction with several of its local Paralympic partners. Admission is free and open to the public... Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers - Orlando Gonzales and Bill Kress
Michael Miller interviews Orlando Gonzales, Executive Director of SAVE and Bill Kress, President of Kress Communications. #LGBT#SAVE
Click here to read the January/February issue of South Florida's #1 health and wellness magazine.
Top 5 foods for Heart Health
Corn Syrup & Heart Disease
The Ultimate Second Opinion with Dr. Michael Forman
Lighthouse Self-Storage in Homestead – Offering Safe and Secure Features
Lighthouse Self-Storage in Homestead offers all of the valuable safety features that will keep your items secure while you are away from them. There are a number of people who love the idea of self-storage, as it is a great option to store away items you don’t wish to see every day but also hold a special place in your heart. However, the thought of having your storage unit invaded by burglars may be holding you back from renting one. But do not worry, as we will tell you exactly what features to look for in a storage facility that will qualify it as a safe facility to store your belongings... Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers - Congresswoman Donna Shalala
Michael and Grant Miller interview Florida's 27th Congressional District Representative Donna Shalala. Congresswoman Shalala talks about her work combating global warming and rising anti-Semitism.
Kendall Regional Medical Center Named One of America’s 250 Best Hospitals
Kendall Regional Medical Center today announced that it has achieved the Healthgrades 2020 America’s 250 Best Hospitals Award™. The distinction places Kendall Regional Medical Center in the top 5 percent of more than 4,500 hospitals assessed nationwide for its superior clinical performance as measured by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals... Read More
Study shows Lyft encourages multimodal transportation in South Florida
Lyft recently unveiled findings for 2020 from its annual Economic Impact Report, showing the impact that Lyft makes in South Florida, as well as insight into its rider and driver communities with the city... Read More
Let’s Lift The Ban On Needle Sales
It is said that a civilization where old men plant trees under whose shade they will never sit has grown wise. That’s not us. That’s not our America. At least, that’s not our Miami-Dade County. We are a nation obsessed with the short term. Looking for a place to invest your money? Pick a company that promises an impossible growth curve. We want-short term solutions to long-term problems. And if we can’t have that, we don’t have the attention span to focus on the problem for more than a few minutes... Read More
Pinecrest Student Qualifies
for Canadian Olympic Trial
A freshman at Gulliver Schools, Cassandra Kraft has qualified for the 2020 Canadian Olympic Trials set to take place in Toronto Canada on March 30th through April 5th. Born and raised in Pinecrest, Cassandra learned how to swim at a very young age in the Gulliver Swim School infant program and has been swimming ever since... Read More
MDX TRAFFIC ADVISORY Sunday, February 23 through Sunday, March 1, 2020
SR 836/Dolphin Expressway Note: SR 836 is being reconstructed to add a new lane in the most congested areas and to make room for future express bus service. Drivers should look for guidance and detour signage along their routes. To learn more about the modernization of SR 836 visit... Read More
The Coral Gables Community Foundation Celebrates the 11th Annual Tour of Kitchens!
The Coral Gables Community Foundation had its most successful Tour of Kitchens to date on Saturday, February 8th. Miami’s most luxurious kitchen and home tour inspired guests with the latest in kitchen and home design, while offering indulgences from local restaurants and vendors along the way... Read More
24th Car Vending Machine in Doral
Carvana, a leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, and the fastest-growing auto retailer in the U.S., recently unveiled its 24th Car Vending Machine, in Miami-Dade County... Read More
Acqualina Resort Achieves Five Stars Again
Acqualina Resort & Residences cements itself as the quintessential luxury travel destination in Florida by garnering several coveted back-to-back travel awards. Today, Forbes Travel Guide officially announced that Acqualina has been recognized as a Five Star Hotel, making it the eighth year in a row the property receives this prestigious, ultra-exclusive industry accolade... Read More
Aaron Guerrero begins 2020 with the release of his second book within a year
Aaron Guerrero continues to keep going. The second publication revolves around the idea of self-publishing and helping others create their own path and journey on the route of writing and publishing their very own book... Read More