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Taste of the Nation feeds the children

Now in its 27th year, the region’s culinary benefit dedicated to ending childhood hunger, will showcase more than 40 restaurants from both Dade and Broward counties, top chefs, sommeliers, mixologists and brewers. Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation South ...

African ballet star pays a visit to Miami Gardens

International ballet star Michaela DePrince started her whirlwind tour of South Florida with a book signing for adoring fans at B E Dance Studios in Miami Gardens on Monday. The book signing began the five-day series of events aimed at ...

The Social Whirl

Summer time, a time for a slower pace and many reunions: family reunions, class reunions, relaxing, long days, vacations, Ahh..yes. James Gardiner is sending out this news about the Satellite Reunion. The Satellite Lounge on Northwest 7th Avenue was more ...

Chatter that Matters

Coaxum Enterprises Inc. saluted the Hampton Historic House by donating more than $10,000. Coaxum is headquartered in New Orleans, Louisiana. Coaxum Enterprises Inc. (CEI) was founded in 2002 by Henry L. Coaxum as the management arm for his three McDonald’s ...

Forbidden Cuba

HAVANA, Cuba — As the plane circled Jose Marti Nacional Airport, more than half of the passengers broke into spontaneous applause and cheers. As it turns out, many of them were either visiting relatives or returning from Miami. Those of ...

Lifestyle Happenings

Inner City Children’s Touring Dance will have free Introductory Classical Ballet Workshops for girls ages 6-8 and 9-12 on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Call 305-758-1577 or visit www.childrendance.net. The Miami Jackson Class of 1970 is having an All White Dance ...

Making a difference

Dozens of volunteer optimist football coaches listened to inspiring words from veteran coaches of the community at an induction ceremony for the 5000 Role Models of Excellence on Saturday, July 11. High school football coaches from Booker T. Washington, Miami ...

Are Riley and Gilbert the same?

This has been one interesting NBA offseason so far. The dust has not even settled on the Golden State Warriors’ parade after celebrating their championship glory. Every team in the league is looking to overhaul and dissect their organizations from ...

FIU basketball girls help feed the hungry

The women's basketball team at Florida International University recently spent a weekend volunteering with Feeding South Florida, sorting and packing food for the hungry. The FIU team broke a record, producing 61,042 pounds of food in an hour and a ...

Elected officials raise money for Virrick Park

Three elected officials and a celebrated filmmaker took part in a swim relay race at Elizabeth Virrick Park in Coconut Grove, July 3, to raise money for a summer youth program. Miami-Dade County Commissioner (District 7) Xavier Suarez, his son, ...

Mural artist Addonis Parker talks about his latest project

A mural created in secret will be undressed on Saturday, July 11 at the OneUnited Bank in Liberty City. Addonis Parker, the artist in charge of creating the massive artwork, partnered with the bank and the Miami Children’s Initiative to ...

Get to know works of Brahms, vibe, Afro-Cuban jazz

This summer, through Aug .13, in the Coral Gables Congregational United Church of Christ’s historic Spanish-revival style setting, concert goers will be entertained by some of the music industry’s most-talented and revered classical and jazz figures.

The Social Whirl

The Northwestern Class of 1960 is announcing their grand finale reunion event to be held at The Historic Elks Club. Members are looking forward to celebrating fifty-five years of togetherness. With the theme “ The West goes Western, ” class ...

Chatter that Matters

We thank the concert planning committee under the leadership of Mrs. Charlayne W. Thompkins for the time and effort devoted for the Miami Community Mass Choir We thank our sponsors, Miami Dade County Cultural Affairs Council, the Chancel Choir of ...

‘Balm’ characters search for new life, forgiveness

Music almost always does it for you. After a long day, nothing makes you feel better — especially when you pair soft tunes with a hot bath and solitude. You might even add a glass of something tasty and a ...