Port Everglades is launching its newly redesigned website,, offering visitors an exciting user experience through a wide range of multimedia content, intuitive navigation and powerful visual appeal.

“Port Everglades is South Florida’s powerhouse port, so we decided to revamp our website to better reflect our position in the global market,” said Steven Cernak, Port Everglades Chief Executive and Port Director.

KIDSSSMiami Dade College’s (MDC) Kendall Campus is putting its green foot forward and showcasing its sustainability initiatives, programs, and student-generated projects as part of the national Campus Sustainability Day 2013.

Organized by the Earth Ethics Institute and the Kendall Campus Sustainability Committee, the event will take place Wednesday, Oct. 23, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., along Building 2’s Breezeway.

The "Save Our African-American Treasures Event" planned to be held at the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center October 26-27 has been postponed because of the federal government shutdown.

According to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture, a new schedule will be announced when the federal government employees return to work.

housesBuilt in 1964, this covered bridge in Coral Springs has been a Florida Heritage site since 2003. The Broward County Historical Commission is honoring Broward County pioneers at its 41st Annual Pioneer Day Event on October 19, 2013, beginning at 12 p.m.

The Broward County Board of County Commissioners and the Broward County Historical Commission will join the City of Coral Springs and the Coral Springs Historical Advisory Committee in co-sponsoring this event.