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47th Annual Golden Coconut Awards Winners Announced


THE COCONUT GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE CONGRATULATES THE RECIPIENTS OF THE 47TH GOLDEN COCONUT AWARDS Recognizing individuals and businesses whose efforts make our community better & brighter! DAVID KURZ REAL ESTATE David Kurz has created a collaborate environment in the Village West not only for his agents but also for other companies by bringing in […]

47th Annual Golden Coconut Awards


The 47th Annual Golden Coconut Awards were a smashing success! The Golden Coconut Award was established in 1965 as the annual recognition bestowed by the Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce for considerable merit. Held on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at the Ritz-Carlton Coconut Grove, where members and guests alike shared a evening filled with laughter […]

Mercy Hospital Volunteer Program


The Best Way To Find Yourself Is To Lose Yourself in the Service of Others. At Mercy Hospital, we rely heavily on the generous support and giving nature of our extraordinary volunteers. Volunteering is a rewarding and uplifting experience that affords you the opportunity to truly make a difference in your community. As a Mercy […]

Golden Coconut Awards Finalists 2017

The Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce the FINALISTS for the 47th Annual Golden Coconut Awards! The following businesses, organizations and individuals are the finalists we are honoring on Thursday, January 12, 2017. That evening one will be chosen in each category for further recognition of their significant contributions to the economic […]

Holiday Courtesy Citation Program


MIAMI, December 14, 2016 – Miami Parking Authority (MPA) once again gets in the holiday spirit with the return of its popular “Holiday Parking Courtesy Citation Program” to helpcourtesycitation customers avoid parking tickets. Created over a decade ago, the program will be in effect every day, 24 hours a day, from December 19, 2016 through […]

Coconut Grove Women’s Club 125th Anniversary


Caption for above photo: Marlene Erven, President of the Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove, with 125th Member Kathy Kesler and Nancy Boggio showing “125” The Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove Celebrates its 125th Anniversary and Elects Its 125th Member! December 1, 2016 Coconut Grove, FL. Members of the Woman’s Club of Coconut Grove unanimously elected […]

Town Meeting: Coconut Grove Playhouse Project


The Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs invites you to a Town Meeting for an update on the Coconut Grove Playhouse project. Town Meeting: Coconut Grove Playhouse Thursday, December 8, 2016 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm Parking is available on a first-come, first served basis. Ransom Everglades Auditorium 3575 Main Highway, Coconut Grove, FL 33133 […]

Golden Coconut Awards Attendee Benefit!


Dear Coconut Grove Valued Chamber Member, We are pleased to announce our media partnership with South Florida Luxury Guide for the 47th Annual Golden Coconut Awards. What does this benefit you? We have negotiated a 50% discount to advertise in their publication for their January-February | Yacht Showcase & Guide for the Bride edition which […]

Mutiny Hotel’s Visionary, Burton Goldberg, Dies At 90


Sex, drugs ‘n’ disco. Mutiny Hotel’s visionary, Burton Goldberg, dies at 90 Some called developer Burton Goldberg, who created Coconut Grove’s original Mutiny Hotel in 1968, “Miami’s Hugh Hefner.” But Hef’s sexy bunny hutches in Chicago and Los Angeles had little on Goldberg’s Mutiny Hotel. “He was more than our Miami’s Hugh Hefner. He was […]