Stories written by Alejandra Castra-Nunez

County to establish a registry of locally based manufacturers

In an effort to provide local manufacturers with additional opportunities to promote their products and services and to increase their sales, the Miami Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) will assemble a database of local manufacturers. The collection of companies will include contact information for each, as well as a listing of […]

Begin 2013 learning all about opening a business in county

Begin the New Year learning all about opening a business in Miami-Dade County. The county’s Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) will continue its series of free workshops to educate the public on the steps required to open a business in Miami-Dade County. The first workshop will be on Friday, Jan. 25, 12:30 p.m., […]

Small Claims Court Clinic slated Jan. 23 at WK Regional Library

The Miami-Dade County Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER), Division of Business Affairs, is hosting a free Small Claims Court Clinic on Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 6:30 to 8 p.m., at the West Kendall Regional Library, 10201 Hammocks Blvd. The Small Claims Court process will be led by Miami Dade County’s Consumer Advocate Leonard […]

Free workshop to educate public on steps needed to open business

In an effort to promote economic growth and development, the Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) will continue its series of free workshops to educate the public on the steps required to open a business in Miami-Dade County. The workshop will take place on Thursday, Dec. 6, 12:30 p.m., at the Miami-Dade County Permitting […]

Safeguard personal information when child goes back to school

 As a parent, you’re probably familiarized with all the forms that you have to fill and sign when enrolling your child in school. But are you aware that as many as 140,000 children have their identities stolen each year? According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), the nation’s consumer protection agency, in the wrong hands […]

Workshop to educate public on opening business in Miami-Dade

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In an effort to promote economic growth and development, the Department of Regulatory and Economic Resources (RER) will continue its series of free workshops to educate the public on the steps required to open a business in Miami-Dade County. The workshop will take place on Thursday, Aug. 23, 12:30-2 p.m., at the Miami-Dade County Permitting […]