Alayne Yeash

2014 Kids to Parks Day

2014 Kids to Parks Day

It’s that time of year. People want to be outside, and many days in South Florida, the weather cooperates beautifully. That was the case on Saturday, May 17th when families streamed into Heritage Park to celebrate Kids to Parks Day with the rest of America. There were hula hoops to ...

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SAVE THE DATE: Kids to Parks Proclamation

L to R Rear: Commissioners Jennifer Levin, George “Bud” Scholl, Jeanette Gatto, Coach Kantzhia Thomas, Inna Kartunova, Marie Napolitano, Lester Alexander, Christine Carney, Coach Daniel Stephenson, Vice Mayor Isaac Aelion. L to R Front: Mayor Norman S. Edelcup, Coach Brianna Sepersaude, Cultural & Community Services Director Susan Simpson, Coach Brittney Crawford, Coach Val Butler.

At the April Sunny Isles Beach City Commission Meeting the Commission presented a proclamation to the Cultural and Community Services Department (CCSD) acknowledging everything the department does to encourage residents and visitors to get outdoors and visit our parks. CCSD provides special events, activities, athletics, recreation and wellness programs year ...

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Dan Palmer Remembered at SIB Commission Meeting

Commissioner George “Bud” Scholl, Aventura Marketing Council President Elaine Adler, Mayor Norman S. Edelcup, Denise Rubin,
Judy Weinberg, Justin Brooks, Commissioner Jeanette Gatto, NSE SIB K-8 Student Council President Timothy Bryd,
Commissioner Jennifer Levin, Vice Mayor Isaac Aelion.

The City of Sunny Isles Beach recently named a bench at Heritage Park in memory of Dan Palmer, longtime Editor of the Sunny Isles Beach Sun Community Newspaper. His grandson, Justin Brooks, was present to accept a memento on the family’s behalf, a framed photograph of the bench. Additionally, a donation ...

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City Historian, Richard C. Shulman, Turns 80

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At the end of the March 20th Sunny Isles Beach City Commission Meeting, cake was cut and birthday wishes were flying freely for long-time City Historian Richard C. Schulman. His 80th birthday was actually the next day, but his daughter and friends at the Government Center certainly couldn’t let that ...

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Music fills the air in Sunny Isles Beach

Alayne Yeash

If you like music, take advantage of the many opportunities to hear quality performances over the next few weeks in our city. As the weeks progress, you can experience a variety of genres both indoors and out. Beginning with the monthly SUNNY SERENADE CONCERT SERIES on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 ...

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Women in the military, Sunny Isles Beach Wants You!

Each year on Veterans Day (November 11) a ceremony is held to honor veterans. Also, residents of Sunny Isles Beach who have served in the United States Military and have completed a nomination for veterans wall application, are added to the Heritage Park History Wall (19200 Collins Avenue). If the ...

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Newport Fishing Pier reestablished as a destination

Newport Fishing Pier reestablished as a destination

After much anticipation, the gala reopening of the Sunny Isles Beach Newport Fishing Pier took place in June 2013. It quickly became apparent that a piece of paradise and history was enthusiastically welcomed back by both residents and tourists. The structure was new and sturdy; the pier looked different, but ...

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