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SINK OR SWIM; MIAMI IS ON THE CLOCK
 

For reasons that don’t have a clear explanation, it has taken me and my staff a total of five months to obtain the mean sea level figures shown below. Because sea level is determined not only by the classic factors (thermal expansion of water with temperature increase, movement of tectonic plates under the sea, and melting of ice caps), but also unique geographical phenomena that affect our region only, it is important to focus on recent data. This is made particularly imperative by projections that flow from the accelerated increase of the last five years. And so we are pleased to be the first to print with a rather graphic comparison of the last three years as shown below: The graph above represents the mean sea level, measured in Virginia Key, from 2014-2016. It is evident Read More »

 
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KENDALL FIRM DISRUPTS MIAMI’S MOVING BUSINESS
 

When it comes to Miami’s fast moving real estate market, time is money. Movers, in particular must be quick afoot to relocate clients and their valuables to stay competitive. For Two Men and a Truck in Kendall, growth is fueled by offering expertise in several key areas, and a customized portfolio of products not typically associated with a boutique moving service. Whether that care is geared toward a specific demographic such as Miami’s senior population, the unique challenges of relocating to a high-rise condo Read More »

 
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MDX BREAKS GROUND ON TRANSIT TERMINAL THAT BRINGS EXPRESS BUS TO DOLPHIN
 

MDX hosted a historic groundbreaking signifying the start of construction of the Dolphin Station Park and Ride Transit Terminal Facility – a result of a unique partnership between MDX, Miami-Dade County, and the Florida Department of Transportation The project, considered the first step of the S.M.A.R.T plan, features a 12 bus bays and Read More »

 
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NEW WAVE MEXICAN EATERY, LOLO’S SURF CANTINA
 

Lolo’s Surf Cantina, a Baja-inspired Mexican eatery, located in Miami Beach’s South of Fifth neighborhood at Marriott Stanton South Beach, is now open for nightly dinner service. The concept, created in collaboration with Chef/Partner Richard Ampudia and Plan Do See, a global hospitality brand based in Japan with multiple holdings Read More »

 
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NEW FITNESS PROGRAM AT THE CONFIDANTE HOTEL
 

Miami Beach’s popular lifestyle hotel, The Confidante, has teamed up with celebrated health and wellness group V Art of Wellness to create a dynamic program of fitness and wellness offerings for hotel guests and locals alike. Offering cuttingedge beach bootcamps, yoga, and outdoor functional fitness, Miami-based couple Christopher and Read More »

 
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The Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove presents a special one-night performance of Mariah Brown, a solo drama based on the life of the early African Bahamian pioneer. Crystal Parrot Inc. is a sponsor of the event on Saturday, Feb. 25, 7 p.m. Written by local playwright Sandra Riley, a tradition of theater and celebration continues at the historical Woman’s Club highlighting the deep roots from which the community has grown. Mariah Brown moved to Coconut Grove around 1886 to work for Charles and Isabella Peacock at the Peacock Inn. Her Bahamian friends soon followed and the Peacock Inn became the hub of a flourishing settlement. A reception will follow the performance, providing a unique opportunity to meet Bahamian actress Lynn Read More »

 
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UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI’S MASTER OF LIBERAL STUDIES PROGRAM (MALS)
 
The University of Miami proudly presents the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program for students who wish to develop critical awareness of their surroundings and answer the ever-present questions of life. We invite everyone to explore our website, view the video and/or attend our 25th Anniversary Open House on March 26, 2017.  For all that you’ve dreamed about learning, the Master of Arts in Liberal Studies Program provides the environment to discover the answers. As a degree that cultivates deeper, more critical thinking, the program is custom tailored for the student who simply desires to know more. Students wll be Read More »
 
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BANKUNITED & MIAMI DOLPHINS’ JARVIS LANDRY PRESENT SOUTH FLORIDA STUDENT WITH $1,000 AWARD
 

BankUnited, a proud corporate partner of the Miami Dolphins, recently presented 17-year-old Ali Choueiki of North Miami Beach Senior High School with a $1,000 cash prize and a meeting with Miami Dolphins football player Jarvis Landry as part of BankUnited’s sponsorship of the 4 Downs for Finance financial literacy program. Read More »

 
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ST. THERESA SCHOOL ACTIVITIES MARK CATHOLIC SCHOOLS WEEK
 
St. Theresa School, along with all Catholic Schools in the United States, celebrated Catholic Schools Week in late January. There was a full slate of activities that helped celebrate the difference Catholic Schools make in the lives of young people. The week started with letters written to those serving in the military, thanking them for their service and for protecting our freedom. The letters were blessed at the “All School Mass” celebrated by Fr. Phillip Tran. The Student Council members took on the role of administration and teaching on Tuesday. Students served as principal and vice principals as well as having a student paired with a teacher, taking over teaching responsibilities for the morning. “Overall, it is a great day for students to appreciate what teachers do daily, which they realize Read More »
 
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DR. DEEPAK CHOPRA AND DELOS™ UNVEIL EXCLUSIVE PARTNERSHIP FOR FIRST-EVER WELLNESS RESIDENCES
 

Real estate developers Property Markets Group and S2 Development introduced an exclusive collaboration of MIND, BODY and SOUL with world-renowned health expert Dr. Deepak Chopra at a private speaking engagement held at the Four Read More »

 
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Participants still being sought for village’s run, walk, stroll
 

Time is running out for those who want to help with the Palmetto Bay “Run, Walk, Stroll 2K for Cerebral Palsy Awareness” hosted by the village on Saturday, Feb. 25, at Coral Read More »

 
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Blue card marathon team runs to benefit holocaust survivors
 
National nonprofit The Blue Card partnered with Jewish Community Services (JCS) of South Florida to host a 23-person team that ran the Miami Marathon and Half Marathon Read More »
 
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Cuban-American experience captured in lyrics and music of always remember
 
The Unconservatory and Fire Haus Projects will present the Miami Concert Showcase of songs and selected dialogues from Always Remember, an original musical about the Read More »
 
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Miami Sunset FBLA teaches students how to succeed beyond classroom
 
“Business is Everywhere” is the slogan for the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) chapter at Miami Sunset Senior High that has been developing leaders and Read More »
 
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Mayor Bell hosts 2016 State of Town Address
 
Cutler Bay Mayor Peggy R. Bell hosted the 2016 State of the Town Address at Town Hall on Wednesday, Jan. 25. The town’s accomplishments were presented by Mayor Bell Read More »
 
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Pride for Zhamira Zambrano shines as she enters the limelight
 
Six years ago, a family left Venezuela seeking a better and brighter future. Putting their entire lives, aspirations, fears, and dreams in just 10 bags, they left their family, friends Read More »
 
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