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DOWNTOWN RESIDENTS WORK HARD, PLAY EVEN HARDER DURING ULTRA
 
Every year on a Friday in late March, Downtown offices empty out and young professionals hurry back to their apartments to trade their wingtips and stilettos for casual neon trainers. The Metromover transports thousands of these young professionals to the front gates of Bayfront Park. They are headed to Ultra Music Festival, a three-day electronic dance music festival, showcasing the... Read More »
 
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I’M READY TO ACT. ARE YOU?
 

Did you know that Pinecrest used to have an ordinance on the books banning guns from our parks?  It’s gone now; cities were preempted by the legislature in 2011 from passing local gun control measures.  Today, if someone wanders down to the playground at Evelyn Greer Park with an AR-15 in his hand, there’s nothing our police can do to stop him.  Our legislators up in Tallahassee did that to us.  Do you feel safer now? In the wake of the Parkland massacre, our community has been asking questions of our municipal leaders, schools and local police.  You want to know what we’re doing to keep you and your children safe. The answer is, “As much as we can.”  Our police have all the equipment and training they need to deal with an active shooter, and I have every confidence that if the unthinkable... Read More »

 
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KELLY GREEN FOUNTAIN SHOW AT CENTER OF CITYPLACE DORAL’S ST. PATTY’S DAY FESTIVAL
 
CityPlace Doral, the city’s hottest lifestyle hub, is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with a property-wide event on Saturday, March 17 from 2 to 10 p.m. Guests decked out in green will gather around the property’s entertainment plaza to enjoy music, themed strolling entertainers, giveaways and fountain shows that will be lit up in Kelly green for the annual celebration. Daytime events include family-friendly entertainment including... Read More »
 
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MIAMI CHRISTIAN SCHOOL SHINES IN ACADEMICS AND ATHLETICS
 

This has been an outstanding year for Miami Christian School as their students shine. Sophomore Nina Beam has been accepted to the Cornell University School of Veterinary Medicine High School Summer Program. Cornell’s College of Veterinary Medicine, consistently ranked as one of the top veterinary schools in the nation, offers Beam an amazing opportunity in her pursuit to be a veterinarian. During the program she will become familiar with the anatomy and physiology of cats, dogs, and other domestic animals and learn the basics of how these subjects... Read More »

 
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OVER 1,500 RESIDENTS PETITION TO HAVE COMMISSIONER DIAZ ON THE BALLOT FOR REELECTION
 

Yesterday, Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz reelection campaign turned in more than 1,500 signed petitions (more than the amount required) to the Miami-Dade Elections Department asking to place Commissioner Diaz on the ballot in the upcoming August 28, 2018 elections. “I have been honored to serve as Miami-Dade County Commissioner and I am humbled by the outpour of support in the community. We have worked hard to make Miami-Dade... Read More »

 
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KINGS DORAL MAKES A SPLASH WITH NEW CLASSIC-STYLE COCKTAIL MENU WITH CONTEMPORARY TWIST
 

KINGS Dining & Entertainment Doral, the premier destination for all things gaming, drinking, and eating, is making a plash with its new cocktail menu showcasing the classics – drinks that have endured the test of time as favorites over the years. Listed alongside their estimated dates of original creation, the new cocktail menu at KINGS Doral will remind you of why these are great go-tos for any occasion... Read More »

 
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