Stories written by Mayra Hernandez

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run announces South Florida date

As South Floridians ring in the new year and pledge to make their health a priority, TeamFootWorks, producers of the Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Series, is announcing the 2013 5K Run/Walk race dates and welcoming the series’ new benefiting charity, United Way. Having attracted a record-breaking 29,000 participants in 2012, the race series once again will […]

Runners get ready for annual FedEx Waterford 5K, Nov. 9


Registration is now open for the sixth annual FedEx Waterford 5K in Miami. Set to wind its way through Waterford at Blue Lagoon Office Park on Friday, Nov. 9, beginning at 6:45 p.m., the run/walk, which is produced by Taylor and Mathis and TeamFootWorks, will benefit the children and families through Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation […]

Winn-Dixie celebrates grand opening of remodeled store


Winn-Dixie celebrated the grand opening of its newly remodeled Miami store on Oct. 3. The store, located at 11241 SW 40 St. (Bird Road), is the second Winn-Dixie in Miami-Dade County to feature the company’s newest Hispanic format. Customers will be thrilled to find upgraded departments and expanded services that make shopping fun and easy […]

Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run sets new participation marks

Walkers and runners take to the streets of Downtown Miami as part of the record-breaking 2012 Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run series.

When Team FootWorks begin planning the 2012 Corporate Run series, the magnitude of this year’s races could not have been imagined. With more than 29,000 runners and walkers from more than 1,100 companies, the Corporate Run has broken all previous records with the largest number of participants and companies since the first 1,300 participants took […]

Winn-Dixie invests in youth, donates to Boys & Girls Clubs


As part of the grand opening celebration of its seventh state-of-the-art transformational store on Coral Way in Miami, Winn-Dixie recently made a $1,000 donation to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Miami-Dade. With the goal of inspiring and enabling young people to reach their full potential as productive, caring and responsible citizens, the Boys & […]

Exciting changes coming to Corporate Run Series


By Mayra Hernandez…. When TeamFootWorks asked participants of its Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Series what they wanted to see changed for future races, the response was unanimous — electronic timing. In an effort to produce accurate results and provide participants with their complete race ranking, TeamFootWorks is announcing that, for the first time since the race’s […]

Spring is in the air during April Fridays at The Falls


By Mayra Hernandez…. “Fridays at The Falls” continue to heat up every Friday during April. Music lovers are invited to take a stroll and enjoy a musical escape featuring a multicultural mix of free, open-to-the-public performances under the moonlight with musical styles including jazz, Latin pop, classic rock ‘n’ roll, world music, pop melodies and […]

TeamFootWorks announces dates for Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run


By Mayra Hernandez…. Following the success of the 2010 race series, TeamFootWorks has announced the dates for the 2011 Mercedes-Benz Corporate Run Series. Through their continued partnership, Mercedes-Benz and TeamFootWorks once again will host three separate 5K (3.1- mile) runs beginning in Fort Lauderdale on Mar. 24, West Palm Beach on Apr. 13, and concluding […]

Shops of Sunset Place home to CasaIdeas’ first U.S. store

CasaIdeas stocks more than 500 new items every three weeks.

By Mayra Hernandez…. The Shops at Sunset Place, one of South Miami’s leading retail and entertainment destinations, continues to improve its retail mix by providing more great options, including the addition of CasaIdeas’ first U.S. location. Specializing in stylish and affordable home décor, CasaIdeas stocks more than 500 new items every three weeks or more […]