Stories written by Jose Bowles

South Miami Hospital to upgrade Manor Lane

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As part of ongoing efforts to enhance South Miami Hospital’s facilities, a new wall at the west side of the campus is under construction. The new 12-foot Manor Lane wall is replacing the previous five-foot wall to enhance privacy for neighboring homeowners. New landscaping on Manor Lane along SW 73 Street – city property commonly […]

Miami Plastic Surgery Incorporates Dermapen as a new procedure

Miami Plastic Surgery offers the latest, results-oriented treatments to further enhance your innermost beauty and outermost expression. They provide customized treatments that are selected based on your skin’s needs, for every aspect of your beauty and wellness regime. Dermapen is the newest procedure Miami Plastic Surgery has introduced to their long list of treatments. Dermapen […]

Books & Books welcomes Dr. Velma Palmer

Books & Books welcomes Dr. Velma Palmer

Untold Miracles has detailed Dr. Velma Palmer’s life of struggles, faith and victory. She encountered major challenges and obstacles but she overcame them through her confidence in God. Her simple, modest beginning on a farm in rural Jamaica, has given her courage and determination to ‘stand tall’ and never give up. Dr. Velma Palmer will […]

COMCAST EXTENDS ITS NATIONAL BROADBAND ADOPTION PROGRAM FOR LOW-INCOME FAMILIES

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 Eligible Miami Dade County Families Can Receive Free Internet Service For Six Months During Special Sign-Up Period Through March 25  Internet Essentials is a broadband adoption program created by Comcast to connect low-income Americans to the power of broadband Internet at home. In just two a half years, the initiative has connected more than 1.2 […]

MCM – 30 years building excellence and community

Raul Munilla, Juan Munilla, Jorge Munilla, Lou Munilla, Fernando Munilla and Pedro Munilla.

This month, we are featuring a family owned, local business that has become a global construction company through many years of dedication, hard work and passion. MCM is a family-owned construction company founded in Miami in 1983, specializing in heavy civil and building construction. In the words of the company’s president, Jorge Munilla, MCM “builds […]

COMCAST EXTENDS ITS NATIONAL BROADBAND ADOPTION PROGRAM FOR LOW-INCOME FAMILIES

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 Eligible Miami Dade County Families Can Receive Free Internet Service For Six Months During Special Sign-Up Period Through March 25 Internet Essentials is a broadband adoption program created by Comcast to connect low-income Americans to the power of broadband Internet at home. In just two a half years, the initiative has connected more than 1.2 […]

Sylvan Learning continues to impact our communities

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Sylvan Learning, the leading provider of personal learning for students of all ages, grades and skill levels is providing much more to our communities. With over 30 years of experience and nearly 800 centers located throughout North America, Sylvan Learning is making a huge impact in South Florida. Penny Loome and Joseph Rooney are educators […]

Checkers to expand and bring jobs to South Florida

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Checkers, the largest double drive-thru restaurant chain in the United States, plans to open as many as fifty new restaurants in South Florida. This expansion will not only bring job opportunities for the community but also continue to positively brand Checkers. “Miami is a growing market and a perfect place for Checkers to expand its […]

New technology changes dentistry

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Lawrence Lesperance, DDS, was born and raised in Coral Gables, where he continues to provide families with comprehensive dental care while enhancing their experiences with great customer service. His personal and professional accolades are impressive, and the new and improved technology he uses sets his practice apart from others. Patients see and experience cutting-edge technology […]

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Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns

The beautiful streets in Coral Gables, South Miami and Miami Beach are featured in the new book Street Design: The Secret to Great Cities and Towns (Wiley, 2014). Written by two well known architects and urban designers, this magnificent book showcases local streets in Miami and how to enhance their design while increasing their functionality. […]

Luxurious Bridal Boutique Opens in Miami

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Miami Design District’s premiere Bridal Salon, Chernaya Bridal House features exclusive designers selected by quality and awe-inspiring designs offering from simply stunning silhouettes to show stopping gowns. The by appointment boutique will be located in the heart of Miami Design District and will be opening its doors to all brides-to-be this March! Their renowned designers […]

Harlem Globetrotters’ star Buckets Blakes presents “The ABCs of Bullying Prevention” to Sunset Park Elementary

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On February 24, Buckets Blakes, star of the world famous Harlem Globetrotters presented the team’s nationwide school initiative –“The ABCs of Bullying Prevention” – to 500 students in Miami. Buckets incorporated the Globetrotters’ world famous flair and ball handling into an interactive presentation that addressed ways to prevent bullying by using the ABCs – Action, […]

It’s time for the South Miami Rotary Art Festival

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The South Miami Rotary Art Festival returns for its 31st year on the weekend of February 22-23, running each day from 10 am to 6 pm. The annual show continues to be one of the most popular and best attended events in the area. “When the festival was started in 1984 by John Sorgie, owner […]

It’s time for the Rotary Art Festival

It’s time for the Rotary Art Festival

The South Miami Rotary Art Festival returns for its 31st year on the weekend of February 22-23, running each day from 10 am to 6 pm. The annual show continues to be one of the most popular and best attended events in the area. “When the festival was started in 1984 by John Sorgie, owner […]

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