Where to find ‘original live music’

Where to find ‘original live music’

It seems to me that the more I ask about where to find some “original” live music in our great city, the fewer responses I get. It seems to me that it takes a minute or two to recall a venue or a location that will host original live music. I strongly believe this can […]

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 […]

Q&A with Local Celebrity DJ Donnie Lowe

Q&A with Local Celebrity DJ Donnie Lowe

Some might say that local DJ Donnie Lowe is new to the music game but in a short amount of time his notoriety has grown and he is playing some of the biggest clubs in the Miami and Ft. Lauderdale area. Lowe can be found at the Clevelander on Friday, March 28 during WMC for […]

Student Spotlight: Alec J. Goldberg

Alec J. Goldberg (third from left) honored during the 2014 Black History Celebration program for his award winning essay at the Miami-Dade County School Board Auditorium.

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 […]

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 […]

Q&A with Miami Legend DJ Oscar G

Q&A with Miami Legend DJ Oscar G

An award-winning songwriter, producer, and DJ, Oscar is one of dance music’s brightest and most enduring stars. As part of seminal production teams Liberty City, Murk, and Funky Green Dogs, he boasts hits – Billboard chart-toppers as well as underground smashes – in every decade, every trend, and every market. “Some Lovin’,” “Fired Up,” and […]

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 […]

Golf Classic Tournament Benefits Education in Miami Beach

Golf Classic Tournament Benefits Education in Miami Beach

The Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce (the Chamber) hosted over 150 golfers at its 17th annual “Golf Classic” on Friday, February 28, 2014 at the Miami Beach Golf Club. Coming in 1st place was the First Residential Service team, in 2nd place was the Warren Henry Automotive Group and in 3rd place was the Jackson […]

ARTCENTER’S 30TH ANNIVERSARY YEAR KICKS OFF WITH winnngART 2014’s “the pARTy”

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ArtCenter/South Florida kicks off its 30th anniversary year with its coveted pARTy, the official raffle drawings for winningART at the Richard Shack Gallery, 800 Lincoln Road, Saturday April 19, 7-11 p.m. Proceeds help fund ArtCenter’s mission of advancing contemporary visual arts and culture in South Florida, providing affordable studios, programming and work space for professional […]

West Side Story Actor Gets Lifesaving Second Opinion at Mount Sinai

When the diagnosis is surgery, obtaining a second opinion is not only a good idea — it could also be a lifesaving decision. David Winters, 74, discovered this after seeking a second opinion for cardiac surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center. The result: Doctors at Mount Sinai successfully treated him with a procedure that was […]

FPL Finds Creative Way to Showcase Clean, Solar Energy

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Sparks flew when a group of science campers got to take the newest exhibit at the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science on a “test drive” on March 27. The fun was part of the official unveiling of a 25-kilowatt solar array and a new interactive solar education exhibit provided by FPL that lets […]

Yard House joins the Lincoln Road Family

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On Tuesday, February 25, 2014, Yard House celebrated the opening of its Miami Beach location, right off of Lincoln Road at 1681 Lenox Avenue. During the preview party, guests enjoyed samples of signature plates and beverages including the 140 beers on tap. In attendance were City of Miami Beach Commissioners Michael C. Grieco and Joy […]