Stories written by Lynn Caroll

Dr. Rozencwaig offers Shoulder & Elbow expertise at Orthopedic Care Center


Shoulder and Elbow injuries are best treated by an experienced specialist. Dr. Rozencwaig shares his focus on Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction at the Orthopedic Care Center. He is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon who treats all facets of sports medicine and orthopedic surgery; and, he is double boarded in Sports Medicine. His commitment is evident […]

Krop Sr. High fundraising gala, April 28th at Christine Lee’s

Krop Sr. Gala Committee members back row (l-r) Milly Delgado, Jean Smoler, Liz Rockowitz, Sharon Gayoso, Ruth Vernick, Marilyn Bahamondes, Izabel Carcalade, Dorit Danon, Fred Napolitano, Vickie Silver; seated Shai Bloch and Robin Lewin

By Lynn Carroll…. Amid a decline in funds earmarked for public school education, the Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School Parent Teacher Student Association is looking to top last year’s response when it holds its annual “Lightning Wine Tasting & Silent Auction Gala.” The event is scheduled from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on […]

Chai Lifeline honors real estate developer Claudio Stivelman

Ron Oz; Cyd Yardeny

By Lynn Carroll…. More than 450 community leaders and philanthropists recently celebrated Chai Lifeline Southeast’s 18th anniversary Legacy of Hope Gala at the Westin Diplomat & Spa in Hollywood, where Aventura real estate developer Claudio Stivelman was guest of honor. Chai Lifeline Southeast is the regional arm of an international children’s health-service organization that provides […]

Aventura North Miami Beach Lions Club seeks sponsors for golf benefit

Join Lions Club members, including Sonny Levitt (shown above) on April 29th at the Pembroke Lakes Country Club for a great game of golf all while raising funds for charity

By Lynn Carroll…. The Lions Club is looking for sponsors for this year’s benefit golf tournament. “A number of sponsorship opportunities are available to encourage your organization to join ours in reaching our goals,” says Carmen Gomez, 2010-11 secretary for the Aventura-North Miami Beach Lions Club. The local Lions are preparing for the club’s Sixth […]

Chef Allen’s offering four-course dinner in benefit series to aid Japan


By Lynn Carroll…. A dinner to benefit the people of Japan in their struggles following the recent tsunami will be held at 7 p.m. April 5th at Chef Allen’s, 19088 NE 29th Avenue. Cost is $150. The dinner is part of a worldwide effort, says Kimberly Szewczyk, general manager and events coordinator for Chef Allen’s. […]

Ocean Prime hosts launch campaign for Bnai Zion Foundation’s Allies for Ahava

Board of Governors for “Allies for Ahava” of Bnai Zion Foundation (l-r) Stephanie Schmulian, Mike Schmerling, Alessandra Stivelman, Lee Feldman and Kim Cohen

By Lynn Carroll…. The Allies for Ahava group of the Southeast Region of Bnai Zion recently launched a fundraising campaign with a networking event at Ocean Prime Restaurant in Aventura Mall. The campaign’s mission is to fund construction of therapy facilities at Ahava Village for Children and Youth in Kiryat Bialik, Israel. The goal for […]

2011 Land Rover Off-Road Experience accepting reservations now

The Zinn Family

By Lynn Carroll…. The 2011 Land Rover Off-Road Experience, an event that promises to take adventure seekers and business-team leaders alike for a thrilling and informative ride on the largest off-road adventure course in South Florida, is offering both morning and afternoon sessions on March 12th and 13th starting at 20000 West Dixie Highway, North […]

Yes Pasta! Trattoria Italiana spices home cooking with musical entertainment

Yes Pasta! in Biscayne Commons captures the feel of a contemporary Italian bistro with comfortable seating inside and out

By Lynn Carroll…. If anything could top fresh, wholesome Italian food, it’s fresh, wholesome Italian food with live music. Experience both starting at 7 p.m. this Saturday, February 26th, when pianist Juvenal Correa-Salas will entertain diners at Yes Pasta! Trattoria Italiana, 14871 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami Beach.Yes “All our pasta is either homemade or imported […]

You’re invited to envision your dream wedding at the Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach


By Lynn Carroll…. Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach is hosting a wedding preview to give brides-to-be a sample of what the resort can offer on February 20th at 1:30 p.m. “We want the couple and their families to envision what a wedding can be like,” says Pamela Presley, Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach’s Meetings Director. The program […]

Williams Island Marina to open booth at Miami International Boat Show


By Lynn Carroll…. In addition to showcasing the latest in luxury craft, the Miami International Boat Show, held Feb. 17-21 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, will give boating enthusiasts a chance to get to know more about the Williams Island Marina and the new upgrades that have recently been finished there. “There’s no better […]

SAS Digital will help you succeed online


By Lynn Carroll…. We live in a digital world, says Scott Shabot, principal of SAS Digital –– and that means businesses need to use every available digital program to find their customers. “There are no more Yellow Pages,” he says. “More than 70% of people worldwide go online and search with Google when they need […]

Chef Allen’s ranked among top nationally for sustainability honors


By Lynn Carroll…. Chef Allen’s has now been formally recognized among sustainability trendsetters in the restaurant world by garnering a 2010 Santé Culinary Hospitality Award from Santé food and wine magazine. “This is pretty huge,” says Chef Allen Susser. “It’s quite a plus to win this. We’re proud of it.” Organizers at Santé say the […]

Support for Special Olympics needed for upcoming track meet

special olympics

By Lynn Carroll…. Organizers of the upcoming Special Olympics Summer Games Track & Field Competition are looking for volunteers to join their team for a day. About 2,500 volunteers aged 13 years and older are needed to serve as “Buddies” and “Huggers,” says Nancy Doyle of the Miami-Dade County Special Olympics Executive Committee. She says […]

What’s new at the Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach in 2011

Enjoy relaxing at the lagoon pool at Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach before boarding the South Beach Express Water Taxi

By Lynn Carroll…. It’s always been easy to feel a million miles away from it all at the Crowne Plaza Hollywood Beach, but it just became more enticing, both for those who want to take the scenic route over the water to points south and for those looking to give an early start to their […]

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