Stories written by Eloise E. Rodriguez

BE THERE, THE FAIR—AND BE ENTERTAINED!

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LIVE Concerts, Equestrian Show, Pig Races, Magic & Much More The Fun Takes Place March 13-30, 2014 Now in its 63rd year, The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair & Exposition has an amazing entertainment line-up for all ages to enjoy. It includes an acrobatic equestrian show, extreme motorcycle show, a LIVE cow’s exhibit, LIVE music concerts […]

The Youth Fair Announces ‘Your Deal Their Meal’ Partnership with Miami Rescue Mission to Stop Hunger Canned Food Drive Runs March 14-30, 2014 at The Youth Fair

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Bring Two Cans, Get $4 Off Regular Admission The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair & Exposition has joined forces with Miami Rescue Mission to help feed the hungry of south Florida, while offering Youth Fair guests an opportunity to support the cause and earn a special discount. From Friday, March 14th through Sunday, March 30th, guests […]

Coconut Grove to Serve as a Canvas for the March 26 Photo Shoot for Children in Need of Forever Families

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The eclectic and lush landscape of Miami’s Coconut Grove neighborhood will serve as a canvas for the next photo shoot of The Children’s Trust Miami Heart Gallery on Wednesday, March 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Heart Gallery is a web-based exhibit featuring children who are available for adoption from Miami-Dade’s foster care […]

The Youth Fair’s Tadpole the Clown to Visit Baptist Children’s Hospital on Mon., March 17th, 10 a.m.

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WHAT: The Youth Fair’s favorite clown, Tadpole, is making the rounds, delivering bright smiles and laughter to the pediatric patients and families at Baptist Children’s Hospital. WHO: Tadpole the clown is always a crowd favorite and has been a part of The Youth Fair’s strolling entertainment for many years. He explores the fairgrounds every day […]

The Youth Fair Announces New Entertainment, New Programs and More Special Offers to South Florida Community

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Now in its 63rd year, The Miami-Dade County Youth Fair & Exposition is offering fairgoers more deals and ways to have fun and save than ever before, making The Youth Fair even more accessible to everyone in South Florida. Taking place from March 13-30, 2014, The Youth Fair is also announcing this year’s entertainment line-up. […]

OUR MICROLENDING CONTINUES TO HELP SMALL BUSINESSES ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA

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The financial institution OUR Microlending announced its certification as a Community Development Financial Institution (by CDFI Fund – a program of the U.S. Department of Treasury) as well as a $600,000 grant to be disbursed via microloans to small business owners, which will create new opportunities, jobs and stronger communities throughout South Florida. For more […]

UniverSoul Circus Celebrates 20th Anniversary with Return to South Florida, Featuring all Fun New Acts from Around the Globe

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WHO: UniverSoul Circus is now celebrating its 20th Anniversary with a return to South Florida. This high tech state-of-the-art production, features amazing acts highlighting excellence in artistry from around the globe. Considered one of the world’s top rated and most interactive circuses, UniverSoul showcases the perfect blend of music, theater and circus acts, along with […]

12 Days of Giving Campaign Promotes Random Acts of Kindness During the Holiday Season Dec. 14 – 25

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Los Ranchos Steakhouse has announced its “12 Days of Giving” campaign promoting random acts of kindness in our community during this holiday season. From Saturday, Dec. 14th through Wednesday, Dec. 25th, Los Ranchos will be randomly selecting a family each day and treating them to a free meal. Including soft drink, salad and one of […]

The Youth Fair Offers a Turkey Load of Savings One Admission Ticket & One P*O*P Unlimited Ride Card for ONLY $20 Offer Available Black Friday through Cyber Monday, Nov. 29 – Dec. 2

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In celebration of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair & Exposition is offering the community a savings of $27 per person. The package includes one 2014 Youth Fair admission ticket and one P*O*P (Pay One Price) ticket for unlimited rides for ONLY $20. For the first time ever, P*O*P Ride Cards […]

LOS RANCHOS AT THE FALLS TO HOST AFTER PARTY FOR 17TH ANNUAL MIRACLE ON 136TH STREET HOLIDAY PARADE

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Los Ranchos Steakhouse at The Falls will host the first ever official Holiday Parade After Party on Saturday, November 23rd at 5:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend the after party, which begins immediately following the end of the parade. The restaurant will offer free appetizers and diverse drinks at reduced prices. The Los […]

THE WOW CENTER TO HOST SPECIAL HAPPY HOUR AS PART OF GIVE MIAMI DAY ON NOVEMBER 20TH AT BLACKBIRD ORDINARY

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WHAT: The WOW Center, formerly known as Community Habilitation Center (CHC), will host a special happy hour event as part of their participation and fundraising efforts during Give Miami Day, a 24-hour online giving event created by The Miami Foundation. Guests will enjoy hors d’oeuvres and drinks, plus give back to the organization. The Miami […]

Leading Immigration and Human Rights Advocate Cheryl Little to be Honored on November 15 for Lifetime Achievement

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WHAT: Now in its ninth year, The Children’s Trust Champions for Children awards ceremony honors individuals and programs that have achieved greatness in their service to children and families. This year’s event celebrates our diverse community in recognition of the many children and families who have immigrated to the United States from around the world […]

LOS RANCHOS STEAKHOUSE OFFERS NO TRICKS! JUST A FREE AND HEALTHIER HALLOWEEN FOR KIDS

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Kids Eat Free at Los Ranchos Steakhouse This Halloween   WHAT:        This Halloween, Los Ranchos Steakhouse is giving you something FREE to eat. That’s right, kids eat free, one child per each accompaying adult. Visit any of its four locations for lunch or dinner including, the Falls Shopping, Sweetwater, Bayside Marketplace and Westland Mall in […]

Florida Center For Allergy & Asthma Care Recognized for its Website Design, Surpassing 4,000 Applicants

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Florida Center For Allergy & Asthma Care (FCAAC) has been awarded by the New York-based International Academy of Visual Arts, as the recipient of its 2013 W³ Award, honoring creative excellence in website design. The W³ is sanctioned and judged by the International Academy of Visual Arts (IAVA), an invitation-only body consisting of top-tier professionals […]