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DominoesStars.com, Hornitos Tequila, DominoUSA, NPDPA and R. Paniagua, Inc. present the FID World Domino Championship at the Las Vegas Hilton, Memorial Day weekend May 26th - 29th with guaranteed prizes of $50,000.

A classic "Double Six" tournament will be supervised by the DominoUSA Federation. The "High Five" tournament will be administered by domino legend Travis Newsome, President of the NPDPA.

"Hundreds of players from all over the world have confirmed their participation," said Manny Oquendo, President of DominoUSA Federation.

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Joe Williams, Mike Nagel and Larry Scott of the Broward County Facilities Maintenance Division collect food for distribution
The first two months of Broward County's 365 Food Drive were quite a success.

Broward County Mayor Ken Keechl has announced that residents and County employees donated 2,392 pounds of food and toiletries. The donations benefit the Million Meals Committee, which distributes food to local food pantries and social services agencies throughout Broward County.

"I want to thank Broward residents and employees for their generosity," said Mayor Keechl. "I hope the momentum continues because there are many people who need our help."

That "veteran" in a military uniform asking for a donation at the intersection or the grocery store may not actually be a veteran at all, and three top lawmakers from South Florida are fighting back. State Senator Dan Geber of Miami Beach, State Representative Maria Sachs of Delray Beach and Broward County Commissioner Kristin Jacobs will host a news conference to announce the introduction of new legislation aimed at preventing the impersonation of veterans and military personnel while soliciting donations.

Members of the Jamaica USA Chamber of Commerce (JAUSACC) yesterday (Feb. 25) paid tribute to the many cultures inextricably linked to the development of Jamaica, at its second annual Reception in celebration of Black History Month.

The event themed “Voices of Jamaica” was organized by the JAUSACC and partnered with the Kiwanis Club of Kendall/South Dade in recognition of the vision and achievements of Jamaicans and the wider Caribbean Diaspora to the development of their adopted homeland through culture, economic and socio-political contributions.

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