Stories written by Dina Allende

MCCJ celebrates diversity, honors community leaders

MCCJ celebrates diversity, honors community leaders

There are those in South Florida who believe in making every second count for the good of their city. Six of those individuals exemplify the meaning of creating an inclusive community and therefore were honored during the annual MCCJ Humanitarian Awards Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel on Saturday, Mar. 2. This inspirational evening has […]

Commonwealth Institute to host former Secretary of State Albright


The Commonwealth Institute (TCI) has announced “A Conversation with Madeleine Albright” to take place on Tuesday, May 1, from noon to 2 p.m., at the University of Miami Newman Alumni Center, 6200 San Amaro Dr. in Coral Gables. The former Secretary of State will speak to the region’s top women business leaders and will discuss […]

Event encourages community to reduce, reuse and recycle


By: Dina Allende It’s the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day and Bayfront Park once again will host “Miami Goin’ Green,” an eco-friendly celebration on Saturday, Apr. 24, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event will offer live entertainment, hands-on activities for the entire family and nearly 80 green exhibitors. Last year, the event drew […]