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This Week in BeachWitch Way: Sustainable Energy

BeachWitch is still reeling over the incredulous comments made by US Representative Joe Barton, member of House Committee on Energy, quoted as saying: “Wind is the way you shift heat from areas where it’s hotter to areas where it’s cooler. That’s what wind is. Wouldn’t it be ironic if in the interest of global warming […]

Schwartz Media Strategies Promotes Aaron Gordon to Partner

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As Schwartz Media Strategies – one of Florida’s largest and fastest-growing public relations marketing, and digital media firms – prepares to embark on its tenth year in operation, the agency has named Vice President Aaron Gordon a partner. The promotion coincides with a streak of continued growth for the firm marked by five straight years […]

Village High Five!

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Benjamin Inguanzo, son of Pinecrest Village Clerk Guido Inguanzo, exchanged a high-five with President Barack Obama at Coral Reef High School during the presidential visit to South Dade on March 7th.

Eggstravaganza at Pinecrest Gardens, April 12

Eggstravaganza at Pinecrest Gardens, April 12

Celebrate springtime, children and the joy of Easter at the Pinecrest Gardens Eggstravaganza, Saturday, Apr. 12, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Stroll through winding paths with the Spring Bunny and enjoy a cast of cute and cuddly characters along the way. The day will be filled with “eggciting” activities for the whole family, including […]

Turnberry Isle Miami hosts Duo, Mark Bornfield and D’Jamin Bartlett

Turnberry Isle Miami hosts Duo, Mark Bornfield and D’Jamin Bartlett

Grab those dancing shoes and visit Turnberry Isle Miami during the month of March, as the resort hosts musical duo, Mark Bornfield and D’Jamin Bartlett in the lobby lounge Friday and Saturday nights from 8 p.m. to Midnight. Chic and sophisticated musical performers who sing in several languages and cover a wide variety of music, […]

Build Your Business with Aventura’s Advertising Expert

Build Your Business with Aventura’s Advertising Expert

All companies need someone they can depend on to make the right choices on their behalf, ultimately maximizing their advertising budget, because we all know when it comes to marketing small businesses, sometimes it’s hard to know where to begin. That’s where Miami Herald Media Company (MHMC) advertising representative Elayne Cardoso comes in! Born and […]

Karen Dennis promoted at O&G Public Relations

Karen Dennis promoted at O&G Public Relations

O’Connell & Goldberg (O&G) public relations announces the promotion of Karen Dennis to senior account executive. Previously an account executive, Dennis joined the agency in 2010. Dennis’ strong work ethic and PR skills contribute to the success of numerous agency accounts, from non-profits and higher education to hospitality and retail. “Karen’s perseverance, creativity, media prowess […]

Women’s International Film & Art Fest

The Ninth Annual Women’s International Film & Arts Festival, (WIFF) has been rescheduled to March 26-30, 2014. Featuring more than 50 films from 20 countries and a conference with industry leaders, the festival’s new date enables filmmakers, celebrities and industry professionals to attend. The festival kicks off with a Florida red carpet premiere presentation of […]

Mount Sinai Celebrates First Anniversary of Women’s Centered Care Program

Mount Sinai Celebrates First Anniversary of Women’s Centered Care Program

Mount Sinai Medical Center recently celebrated the one year anniversary of a unique program catered to the specific healthcare needs of women – The Mount Sinai Women’s Centered Care Program. Mount Sinai launched the program in 2013 to make it easier for women to get the care they need, when they need it. Designed to […]

Student Spotlight – Alec J. Goldberg

Student Spotlight - Alec J. Goldberg

Congratulations to Alec J. Goldberg, a Junior from Miami Beach Senior High School for his recent academic successes. Goldberg was selected as one of the winners of M-DCPS’s 2014 Black History Essay contest for his piece on Richard Sherman, from the Seattle Seahawks. He won 1st place out of all high schools in Miami-Dade County […]

Chamber Honors President of FIU Dr. Mark Rosenberg’s Lifetime Achievement at 92nd Annual Dinner Gala

Chamber Honors President of FIU Dr. Mark Rosenberg’s Lifetime Achievement at 92nd Annual Dinner Gala

The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce will honor pillars of the community while celebrating a historic 92 years as an organization at its Annual Dinner Gala and Silent Auction hosted by media personality Ana Quincoces and Chamber Chairman and SVP of Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust Michael S. Goldberg. Four key South Florida Business leaders […]

Soccer champs!

The Tropical Impact Soccer U18 team traveled to Jensen Beach for the finals of the Division 1 Region A finals where they finished with a 4-0 victory over Sunrise. The girls move on to play the President’s Cup in Auburndale later in the month. Pictured are (front row l-r) Jordan Payne, Mackenzie Martin Jones, Sydney […]

Maria Sharapova reads it!

Maria Sharapova reads it!

Here’s tennis great Maria Sharapova getting a look at a copy of the Pinecrest Tribune during a recent Bal Harbour press conference for Porsche Cars North America at the St. Regis Hotel. Sharapova is a global ambassador for Porsche and was in South Florida to play in the Sony Open tennis tournament on Key Biscayne.

Walk for the Animals benefits the Humane Society

Walk for the Animals benefits the Humane Society

Entire families–both two legged and four- -enjoyed a fun event at Bay Front Park, where everyone who attended Walk for the Animals had a “dog-gone” fun time. Presented by Pet Supermarket, the event attracted more than 3,000 people and all proceeds went to the animals at the Humane Society of Greater Miami. Commissioner Sally A. […]