Category Archives: Community News

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, […]

Zika Update 8/2/16

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ZIKA UPDATE GREATER MIAMI CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU GREATER MIAMI & THE BEACHES HOTEL ASSOCIATION COCONUT GROVE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE August 2, 2016. With the recent headlines regarding the likelihood of local transmission of the Zika virus in a small area of Miami-Dade County, there are many questions regarding what this means for visitors to […]

Coconut Grove Association Awards $14,000 In Scholarships

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The Coconut Grove Arts and Historical Association Scholarship Program presented $1,000 scholarships to 13 Miami-Dade seniors and one college freshman for the 2016-17 school year. Each school of a scholarship recipient received a $250 award for classroom art supplies. The Miami-Dade winners: Leo Bacan and Jessica Martinez of New World School of the Arts; Diana […]