Coronavirus testing site opens at Amelia Earhart Park

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Appointments are being taken for COVID-19 testing to be done at Amelia Earhart Park for residents of northwest Miami-Dade County, a process that began April 1, County Commissioner Esteban Bovo, Jr. said on Facebook.The park is at 401 E. 65th St....

BankUnited promotes executive

Business Thursday, April 2, 2020

BankUnited has promoted Raul Llanes to head of institutional and specialty real estate.Llanes, 35, (shown above) lives in Weston.He led the bank’s expansion of its newly launched real estate investment trust lending platform and other...

Keeping kids fed

Community Thursday, April 2, 2020

Staff at Barbara Goleman Senior High School fed children from the school and neighborhood on March 17, when kids were working online from home because of the coronavirus. Diana Perez, Sarahi Vasquez and Nercy Fernandez, left to right in photo...

Junior Girl Scouts today, Iron Chefs tomorrow?

Community Thursday, April 2, 2020

The Girl Scouts of Tropical Florida recently hosted the 6th annual “Cast Iron Chef” competition, when Girl Scouts create and prepare a recipe using outdoor cooking methods. A panel of celebrity chefs awarded the “Golden Spoon” to Junior Girl...

Service awards winner Sophia Inguanzo

Education Thursday, April 2, 2020

For her volunteer work for more than two years on behalf of the poor and homeless, Sofia Inguanzo has won two awards: The Prudential 2020 Spirit of Community Awards certificate of excellence, which describes her as one of the top student...

Crafter puts aside glitter to make masks

Community By Megan Jacobo, Reporter Thursday, April 2, 2020

Sofia Resino’s business – handmade hairbands and bows, decorative accessories for the home and jewelry – are sold on her website and Instagram page called Spray on the Glitter. But as the coronavirus outbreak grew, Resino, 25, put aside her...

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