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Miami-Dade Public Library System to Provide Reemployment Assistance Applications at 26 Library Locations

MIAMI—In an effort to help Miami-Dade County residents applying for state unemployment benefits, especially those who do not have computers at home, the Miami-Dade Public Library System (MDPLS) will be providing printed copies of Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) Reemployment Assistance Applications at 26 library locations beginning Wednesday, April 8.

Gift to Bahamas from Consulate General of Jamaica

Food For The Poor President/CEO, Ed Raine (left), accepts a donation for the charity’s work in the Bahamas from Consul General of Jamaica, R. Oliver Mair during a visit today (Jan. 22) at the Food for the Poor office in Coconut Creek.. Mr. Raine said the Bahamas recovery will take a long time, requiring continued shipments of aid to help families rebuild their lives and their homes after Hurricane Dorian slammed the islands in September last year. The FFP charity already has shipped more than 30 tractor-trailer loads.  The donation represents contributions from recent fundraising efforts across the South Florida community, hosted by Diaspora groups and churches including the Jamaica Ex-Police Association, the Living Word International Christian Ministries in Coral Springs and the Vision Ministries International also in Coral Springs.

COVID-19 Call Center Now Open 8AM to 6PM Daily

BROWARD COUNTY, FL - The COVID-19 Hotline, established in partnership between Broward County and the Florida Department of Health in Broward on March 21, will change its hours of operations to mirror the Call Center for the Florida Department of Health in Broward County, effective Tuesday, April 7.

Miami-Dade County Parks Hosts Hiring Blitz to Fill Seasonal Positions

MIAMI  — The Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces Department has hundreds of seasonal jobs to fill this summer, including pool/lake lifeguards and summer camp personnel (Recreation Leader/PROS Seasonal Programs Assistant). Miami-Dade County Parks offers exciting and enriching job opportunities across every corner of the county, with competitive pay well above Florida’s minimum wage.

CHI to Hold News Conference and Announces Change in COVID-19 Testing Locations

Miami, Florida- Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) will hold a news conference on Tuesday, April 7, 2020 at 10am at Loren Roberts Park, 627 NW 6th Ave., Florida City, Florida to announce the first drive through Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing to come to both Florida City and Homestead. CHI will be providing drive-through COVID-19 testing at Loren Roberts Park in Florida City on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 1pm. In addition, starting Monday April13th CHI will conduct drive through COVID-19 testing at its Martin Luther King Jr. /Clinica Campesina Health Center, 810 W. Mowry Dr. in Homestead on Mondays and Wednesdays from 10am to 1pm. Plus, April 8th from 9am to noon will be the last day for COVID19 testing at the Doris Ison Health Center 10300 SW 216 St. Miami FL 33190. CHI is scaling back its Doris Ison COVID19 operation due to the new testing location down the street at the South Dade Government Center.

Rep. Shalala,State Sen. Rodríguez , American Leaders to Criticize Trump’s Deportation Machine During His Miami Visit

Miami, Fl - On Thursday, January 23rd, the day Trump is to deliver remarks at his hotel in Miami for the Republican National Committee (RNC) meeting, Rep. Donna Shalala will join State Senator José Javier Rodríguez, Dr. Frank Mora, and Leopoldo Martinez Nucete at the Freedom Tower to criticize Trump’s broken promises to the Cuban and Venezuelan communities and his unprecedented efforts to deport asylum seekers. 

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