There are 34 municipalities in Miami-Dade County and more than 400 in the State of Florida. When we measure ourselves against all those cities, we find that in Pinecrest we perform very well. We have some of the highest, most stable property values and lowest property tax rates in the county. Crime has gone down consistently since our incorporation and this year it is half of what it was 20 years ago, and at an all-time low...Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers Miami-Dade County Commission District 8 Candidate Forum
Michael Miller moderates a forum with the candidates running for Miami-Dade County Commission District 9. The district includes Homestead, Florida City, and Richmond Heights.
Candidates discuss proposals on increasing affordable housing units, developing medical marijuana businesses, and how to reduce traffic congestion and gun violence.
Attorney Marlon Hill, Former Homestead Councilman Elvis Maldonado, and District 15 Community Councilman Johnny Farias participate. Please post your questions for the candidates. They will answer them live.
The remaining two candidates, State Representative Kionne McGhee and Pastor Mark Coats, did not respond to their invitations. Commissioner Dennis Moss is term-limited and cannot run for another term. Therefore, the seat is open.#District9#Homestead#FloridaCity#RichmondHeights
A Big Band Beatles Tribute There are two amazing Big Band performances coming to Pinecrest Gardens in the next week. Beatles Music Lovers…listen up! On Saturday, February 22, 8:00 p.m. multi-Grammy Award winning trumpeter, arranger, music director and educator, John Daversa, will bring his big band to the Banyan Bowl Stage. One of the leading forces of large ensemble jazz today, Daversa’s Large Jazz Orchestra explores... Read More
Riviera Schools leads in education with diverse, student-centered curriculum
The Cohen family has been involved in South Florida’s educational landscape since the early 1970s. That’s when Lawrence Cohen, a New York public school administrator, moved his family to Miami and discovered Riviera Schools. At the time, every program at the school was housed in what is currently the Day School campus in Coral Gables. That’s where Lawrence’s son Peter, Riviera’s current director, began his education... Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers - Orlando Gonzales and Bill Kress
Michael Miller interviews Orlando Gonzales, Executive Director of SAVE and Bill Kress, President of Kress Communications. #LGBT#SAVE
Join us for a light breakfast and walking tour of our campus on Sunday morning, March 1 from 11:00 am – noon. Learn about our many membership incentives, our GIFT OF MEMBERSHIP and our GET TO KNOW US MEMBERSHIP, our complimentary membership for young adults under 29 years of age and many more... Read More
Betsy Stephenson named Athletics Chief Development Officer at FIU
Hitting the ground running is all a part of the excitement in starting a new role, and Betsy Stephenson would do just that, as her first week on the job would lead into the Florida International University (FIU) appearance in the... Read More
LIVE! with Miami's Community Newspapers - Congresswoman Donna Shalala
Michael and Grant Miller interview Florida's 27th Congressional District Representative Donna Shalala. Congresswoman Shalala talks about her work combating global warming and rising anti-Semitism.
In October 2019, Leewood K-8 teacher and Palmetto Bay resident Jessie Rebhan was serving as caregiver to her grandmother. “We were watching games shows from 9 a.m. to 9 at night and a commercial came on Wheel of Fortune asking for people to audition to be contestants,” explained Jessie. A few days later, Jessie and her father found themselves driving to the Miccosukee Resort and met the Wheelmobile with 500 other people to try-out... Read More
A2Z FBC - Season 2 - Episode 5 Valentine's Day, judging books, morning texts, astroturf, and blue light.
During this fifth episode of A2ZFBC, a plethora of topics are discussed including Zu's new piano skills, valentine's day, morning texts, the drunken dragon on Miami Beach, blue light filtering glasses, expressing yourself and more. Also, a big shout out to Bryan Hernandez from the production team for taking the show to a new level 💯