Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation and Florida Power & Light Company Announce Partnership Focused on Education
Through partnerships with environmental organizations, Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) continues to foster a culture of environmental excellence. The latest collaboration, with the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation (GHOF), announced today in advance of Earth Day 2021, is designed to expand education opportunities for teachers, students and families to learn about Florida’s environment and wildlife, and how they can preserve and protect both for future generations... Read More
We are only two weeks away from the Walking4Friendship 3K! The countdown has begun to register or contribute towards this year's campaign.
The dollars raised from the annual walkathon accounts for a large percentage of our operating budget, and we need your support to help us reach our goal. Register and reserve your spot or make a donation to show your support for children and adults with special needs.
Your support will bring friends together again, at a time when they need companionship the most.
So take out your walking shoes... and be ready to lace them up for a 3K experience on April 25, you won't want to miss!
We often talk about the gift of time in reference to a long life. And, celebrating and commemorating one hundred years is a milestone in every way, whether it be a person, historic moment or a local organization. For our Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce – we are talking about our very own time capsule, a project undertaken by our Board of Directors nearly 45 years... Read More
Miami’s best kept secret is gem
called Casa Florida
Miamians in the know are already aware of an exciting new restaurant and cocktail bar near the Miami River called Casa Florida. Here, amidst swaying palm trees and historic buildings that make up the riverside resort of Selina, patrons sip handcrafted cocktails in a tropical atmosphere that is decidedly tasteful and unpretentious... Read More
Ellie’s Army Foundation holds 3rd annual Watermill Trading Dirty Socks 5k Run & Walkathon
“When a pipe broke and Lindsey Taylor had a flooded basement, she panicked. Lindsey’s daughter, Melody, suffers from cystic fibrosis, a genetic terminal disease that primarily affects the lungs. Lindsey worried about the possibility of mold growing in the house and needed to gut the room and dry it out. “We were able to fix the broken pipe (which was not covered by insurance) Lindsey explained... Read More
ACCORD FILM AND VIDEO IS HERE
Your precious memories are useless to you if there in a format you can no longer use. But all is not lost. Digitizing your old formats brings those memories to the present with you to share with loved ones or just relive them yourself. Old formats are clunky and take up space.
Downsize by converting hundreds of tapes into a tiny USB. Once digitized, files can be saved, shared, edited. You took the time to film precious moments, don’t let them get lost in history.
Miami Jewish Film Festival Features Film Produced by Local Resident Barry Gurland Finds Inspiration in Story of Prime Minister
Barry Gurland remembers taking his wife on a Young Leadership trip to Israel in November 1977, a year after they got married. While it was his wife’s first journey to Israel, Gurland had been a regular visitor to the Jewish nation, having worked with the United States team at the Maccabi games and later, as president of the Florida B’nai B’rith... Read More
Celebrate Mother’s Day at the historic Deering Estate in Miami
The Deering Estate is the perfect setting to celebrate Mother’s Day in Miami! Enjoy a picnic or take a Cruise on Biscayne Bay. Mother’s Day gift bags are also available for purchase through the Deering Estate Foundation. These gift bags will be filled with everything needed to surprise your... Read More
Carricarte Business, Leadership, and Entrepreneurship Launches
Carricarte Business, Leadership and Entrepreneurship (CBLE) is one of eight career pathways found at Christopher Columbus High School and the first to have received a naming gift.
Would you like to receive coaching on career opportunities for your specific industry, learn about business information, perspectives, and experts’ personal experiences, have a mentor for important leadership behaviors and success attributes or ask questions to help you get appropriate guidance ? If so, join the Rotary Club of Coral Gables... Read More
Grant Miller visits Floridian Furniture
Grant Miller visits Floridian Furniture #thatscommunity #buylocal #shoplocal
Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade names 2021 Youth of the Year
Alana Maria Jefferson, 17, recently was named Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade’s 2021 Youth of the Year. A panel of club staff and administration served as the judges to select this year’s Youth of the Year. Jefferson, a junior at Coral Gables Senior High School with a 3.2 GPA, has been a member of the Hank Kline Club since 2010. During her time at the club, she has matured by placing her focus on her education and giving back... Read More
The Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat is what you get when you cross a high performance engine with an SUV. With the Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat you get a brand new HEMI V8 engine with 710 horsepower and 645 pound-feet of torque that can generate a top speed of 180 miles per hour. That translates to 0-60 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds... Read More