This past month, I’ve been recalling a time nearly 25 years ago when Congress and the White House took decisive action to make our nation safer. On September 13th, 1994, President Bill Clinton signed into law the nation’s first, albeit temporary, ban on assault weapons. This month... Read More
Vote “Against” the Water Referendum
On January 17, 2019, the Village Council voted 4-1 to call for a referendum by mail, asking the voters to approve a $15 million bond for the construction of water lines to connect 740 homes currently without access to county water. Once these water lines are built they will be turned over to Miami-Dade County for the county to derive all the revenue... Read More
WATCH NOW: Grant Miller stops by local Miami staple, Arbetter's Hot Dogs
Publisher Grant Miller loves connecting with the local South Florida community. From UM Baseball games, to local hot spots, to secret gems like Arbetter's Hot Dogs, Grant covers ground and shares... Click here to watch the full video
Ethics, Civility, and Making Government Work for the People
Every effective entity possesses a set of often unstated CORE VALUES, which guide decisions, operations and relationships. Without these values, no amount of formulas, recipes, checklists, training programs, communications efforts, motivation schemes, quality or customer service programs can be effective in the long run... Read More
Flowers, Promises, Tolls and Abraham Lincoln
The 2019 Florida Legislative Session began this Tuesday, March 5th with its usual flowers, speeches, legislative promises and for those of us who have followed it for decades, with an unexpected undertone of uncertainty... Read More
Kairos Hair Salon Celebrates 10th Anniversary with New Pinecrest Location
Ashley Padilla remembers the day she learned the meaning of the Greek word Kairos, which translates to “the perfect timing of God.” “I had always wanted to open a hair salon of my own, yet was unsure when the time would be right,” says Ashley. “A close friend shared the meaning of the word... Read More
The March/April Issue of Inspire Health IS HERE
Miami's Community Newspapers is proud to announce another issue of its health magazine, Inspire Health, for January and February of this new year.
This special issue features Dr. Michael Forman and a plethora of tips, tricks, and recipes to live your best life.