Fowler White Burnett joins together to make a difference in our community

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Fowler White Burnett attorneys joined together to help build a home for a family in the Habitat Landings Community of South Miami Heights as part of the 2014 Habitat for Humanity of Greater Miami Blitz Build on February 8, 2014. The Blitz Build is an accelerated construction event in which more than 1,500 volunteers work […]

Seventh Day Adventists to get additional building

Seventh Day Adventists to get additional building

Development is cleared to begin on a new two-story building on SW 117th Avenue in Kendall to serve the rapidly increasing membership of congregations within the Seventh Day Adventist Inter- American Division (IAD). A unanimous affirming vote by Community Council 12 during a county zoning hearing on Jan. 7 provided initial approval to add a […]

Cosford Theatre to host viewing of Travis: A Soldier’s Story film

Cosford Theatre to host viewing of Travis: A Soldier’s Story film

Travis Mills, a soldier serving in the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne Division on his third tour in Afghanistan, lost parts of both arms and legs when he stepped on an improvised explosive device on Apr. 10, 2012. Miraculously he overcame insurmountable odds during a twoyear recovery battle documented in a film to be shown on […]

WWII bombers fly in for Wings Over Miami Museum event

WWII bombers fly in for Wings Over Miami Museum event

Two planes that played an important role in the American effort during World War II, a B-17 and a B-24, were flown in and put on display for walk through tours at the Wings Over Miami Air Museum, Feb. 5-7. The aircraft, part of a “living history” fleet of planes that are maintained and operated […]

State Sen. Flores to address issues during KFHA meeting

State Sen. Flores to address issues during KFHA meeting

State Sen. Anitere Flores, whose District 38 includes West Kendall, will brief residents on major issues likely to receive attention during the upcoming legislative session during a Kendall Federation of Homeowner Associations meeting on Feb. 20. Open to the public, the event begins at 7 p.m. at Kendall Village Center Civic Pavilion, 8625 SW 124 […]

Female aviator Frances Sargent honored in ceremony at airport

Family and friends of South Florida’s aviation history memorialized the late female aviator Frances Roher Sargent during a special service on Feb. 8 hosted by Wings Over Miami at Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport. U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, who had honored Sargent and other famed World War II women pilots at the Kendall aviation museum in 2009, […]

Continental Park receives $298,212 in improvements

One of Kendall’s oldest and most active neighborhood parks now has a new look. Among those improvements in the park are: nine new street paver parking spaces and newly stamped pedestrian crosswalk along SW 82nd Avenue to the Tennis Center and a repaved and restriped parking lot. New drainage has been installed to diminish puddles, […]

New practice field inaugurated at Belen Jesuit

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After 10 months of construction, the northwest lot of Belen Jesuit Preparatory School was transformed into a beautiful new practice field featuring an artificial turf. Over 100 students joined the Belen administration, members of the alumni association and the Jesuits to celebrate the inauguration and blessing of the 3-acre practice field Jan. 14. “The new […]

Kendall corridor charrette set Mar. 1 at Varela High

Input from West Kendall residents designed to improve both new and redevelopment potential of a mile-wide corridor along N. Kendall Drive west of SW 137th Avenue has been scheduled for Saturday, Mar. 1, beginning at 10 a.m., at Felix Varela Senior High School. The charrette-styled workshop, open to the public, is planned for a four-hour […]

Continental Park receives $298,212 inn improvements

Continental Park receiee $298,212 inn improvemennts

One of Kendall’s oldest and most active neighborhood parks now has a new look. Among those improvements in the park are: nine new street paver parking spaces and newly stamped pedestrian crosswalk along SW 82nd Avenue to the Tennis Center and a repaved and restriped parking lot. New drainage has been installed to diminish puddles, […]

ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF FLORIDA HOSTS FEAST WITH THE BEASTS MARCH 7, 2014 AT ZOO MIAMI

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 The Zoological Society of Florida and Zoo Miami are hosting Feast With the Beasts on March 7, 2014 to celebrate wildlife and tantalize your palates with tastes of the most extraordinary dishes created by some of South Florida’s most renowned fine food establishments. Proudly presented by Ryder, Feast With the Beasts will help support the […]

Miami Children’s Hospital launches hospital-wide television network

Miami Children’s Hospital (MCH) has launched the MCH Television Network (MCHTV), an in-house television network providing patients and families a customized resource for news, research and entertainment that specifically caters to MCH patients and their families. MCHTV is a closed-circuit television network that will provide original, healthcare- related programming designed to inform and educate families […]

FIU Health expands with new Sunset Drive location

The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine’s faculty group practice, FIU Health, now has a third office located at 9200 Sunset Dr., Building 4, in Kendall. FIU Health Sunset specializes in cardiology and is accepting new patients. “FIU Health is committed to serving the South Florida community and our expansion in Miami-Dade County will allow us […]

Commissioner Juan Zapata Invites Families and Residents to Participate in a Unique Opportunity to Shape the Future of Kendall Drive and West Kendall

As Commissioner and resident of West Kendall, I have noticed how traffic seems to never subside on Kendall Drive. I began noticing the traffic patterns and questioning nearby residents on why they think traffic is so heavy at night and on the weekends. I concluded that poor urban planning has created an accumulation of residential […]


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