Fashion fused with food will highlight the annual “Westfield Carib Style Week” to be presented this month in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Presented by the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitors Bureau in conjunction with the Aifos Agency, the event will begin June 19. According to organizers, it will showcase the richness of Caribbean culture.
County Commissioners have unanimously adopted two initiatives, sponsored by Commissioner Sosa, to better the lives of Miami-Dade County’s pets. In a move to help connect veterans with pets, Commissioner Sosa advanced legislation that waives adoption and spay/neuter fees for qualifying individuals. This new initiative is meant to give Miami-Dade County’s over 60,000 veterans of war greater access to the health benefits of pet ownership. Recent evidence suggests that bonding with animals greatly reduces stress and the effects associated with PTSD, a condition identified by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs as afflicting the veteran population.
Fort Lauderdale, Florida -- The Haitian American Democratic Club (HADC) of Broward County will recognize four honourees at its Annual Luncheon on Sunday, June 25, 2016 at 1 p.m. The event takes place at the Polynesian Gardens Clubhouse, 400 NW 68th Ave., Plantation, FL 33317. Honourees include the first Haitian American elected official in Broward County, Commissioner Darline B. Riggs of Miramar, State Rep.
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 21:30

‘Men’s Health Month’

Free health screenings, entertainment and refreshments will be available during a program to mark June as “Men’s Health Month” in Miami, Florida. The event, which will include free colorectal cancer screenings for eligible men, will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. June 14 at the Doris Ison Health Center, 10300 S.W. 216th St. For more information, call 786-272-2100.
Edith TorresFireworks Spectacular Show beginning at 9 p.m.  MIAMI (June 07, 2016) — Celebrate Independence Day, Monday, July 4, 2016, with an all-American day at the park followed by a spectacular fireworks display at Black Point Park and Marina, 24775 SW 87th Avenue, Cutler Bay. Admission is free (excludes marina). Enjoy the great outdoors while exploring the park’s bikeways, scenic jogging trails, or the 1.5 mile long jetty into the Bay where fishing enthusiasts are encouraged to cast from shore.
MIAMI-DADE – Local kids in need of a loving home got a big boost this week in the form of a $10,000 check from Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban Bovo Jr. to Our Kids of Miami-Dade, an adoption and foster care agency for abused, abandoned and neglected children.
MIAMI (May 27, 2016) — Lost Girls Theatre Company, Co-Artistic Directors Andie Arthur and Katherine Siegel, present their final Playwright Reading of the season, "Faust: A Gay Romantic Comedy" by emerging Miami playwright, Vyvian Figueredo at the Deering Estate's Visitor Center Theatre on Monday, June 13, 2016 at 8:00 pm. The event is free and open to the public. Please note that the playwright readings may contain mature subject matter.
Miami, June 1, 2016 - Join Miami Dade College’s (MDC) North Campus community to celebrate National Caribbean-American Heritage Month beginning with an exhibition highlighting the work of Trinidadian artist Brian Wong Won. The exhibition opens at noon on Thursday, June 2, at the North Campus Gallery featuring a “Taste of the Caribbean” showcase and live music. All events are free and open to the public. 
MIAMI (May 24, 2016) — I can’t think of a better place to host Super Bowl LIV in 2020 than Miami! This will be our 11th Super Bowl, and we will host the most in NFL history. Miami is the place to live, work and play, and hosting another Super Bowl in our community serves as further evidence that we are a major event community. Congratulations and thanks to Stephen Ross and the Dolphins organization for their $450 million investment, which made this award possible.
Automotive expert Jeff Fortson and Toyota Help drivers save money on gas for the long-weekend holiday road trip.  TORRANCE, Calif. (May 24, 2016) – Memorial Day weekend is approaching and it’s time to hit the road. Toyota has teamed up with automotive industry expert Jeff Fortson to help make holiday travel more fuel-efficient. According to the American Automobile Association (AAA), the national average price of gas is approximately $2.29 per gallon, a slight increase compared to last month. This increase is expected to continue as demand for gas holds steady with over 38 million drivers projected to travel this holiday weekend.
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