Category Archives: Community News

Crime Alert: Phone Number Port-Out Scam

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This is from Police Major Armando Aguilar, Miami Police Department: Our mobile numbers are increasingly being used as a way of validating our identities online. You may have bank, utility, social media, or other online service accounts where you have set up “two-factor identification,” which is an excellent security feature. Two-factor identification essentially means that […]

Chamber Receives Electronics Recycle Certificate!

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On January 13, 2018, the Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce Sustainability & Resilience Committee joined with the City of Miami and Coconut Grove Woman’s Club to sponsor a community-wide Recycling Day. Together they collected over 8500 pounds of electronics! Congratulations to everyone involved and a big Thank You goes out to the community for bringing […]

An Important Message About Disaster Relief

THE COCONUT GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAS BEEN MONITORING MANY RESOURCES ON BEHALF OF OUR MEMBERS AND THE GROVE COMMUNITY AT LARGE. WHILE OUR OFFICES REMAIN CLOSED YOUR STAFF AND BOARD ARE ACTIVELY ENGAGED WITH LOCAL, STATE AND NATIONAL RESPONSE ORGANIZATIONS. GETTING LOCAL BUSINESS UP AND RUNNING AFTER THIS DISASTER IS OUR HIGHEST PRIORITY. IN […]

Mercy Hospital Volunteer Program

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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 […]

Holiday Courtesy Citation Program

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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 […]

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

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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 […]

Principal TODAY 2016

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Principal TODAY engages the private sector to take a leadership role in public education. We invite business and community leaders to join us in revitalizing public education. The goal of the program is for each participant to translate their one-day experience into a long-term relationship that enhances the learning environment of their parnter school and […]

MANO At The Williams McCall Gallery 2016

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The Williams McCall Gallery located in South Beach and Coconut Grove is a “must visit” destination for art lovers and collectors. The stylishly minimalist gallery exhibits a diverse group of local and international artists creating contemporary paintings, works on paper, fine art photography, encaustic collage and sculpture. There is a unique mix of emerging, mid-career, […]