Community Events Category
During the summer a very good friend and active community member of Weston lost for 15 year old son due to a Jet Ski/Personal watercraft accident. Because of the accident and Tyler's injuries the family has formed a Foundation, please read below or visit the web site Tyler Scott Goldberg THE TYLER SCOTT GOLDBERG FOUNDATION is committed to (a) preventing children from suffering injuries arising from the operation of personal watercraft by serving as a vehicle for legislative change, a source of targeted...Continue Reading!
John Grogan, author of the hilarious and incredibly touching New York Times #1 Bestseller Marley & Me (Life and Love with the World's Worst Dog) comes to Temple Judea, 5500 Granada Boulevard, Thursday 9/27 at 7:30 PM [through Books & Books].Continue Reading!
Pinecrest Gardens is the newest Village of Pinecrest park even though the site has been a major tourist attraction since the world famous Parrot Jungle was founded there in the 1930's by Austrian born Franz Scherr. Village of Pinecrest purchased the property in December 2002 and officially opened Pinecrest Gardens to the public in March 2003. When you visit Pinecrest Gardens you will...Continue Reading!
For Southern Rock Fans: It doesn't get any better than this! From "Gator Country", Jacksonville's own Molly Hatchet is gonna "Shake The House Down" at Gulfstream Park this Saturday, September 29th at 8:00 PM. Opening for Molly Hatchet, Blackfoot, one of the most influential Southern Rock bands of all time, the term "Southern Metal" was coined to describe their sound. The hard-driving guitar sound and gravelly cries of both bands exemplify what is great about this influential...Continue Reading!
The Historical Museum of Southern Florida offers these exciting events: "TROPICAL DREAMS" Gallery Walk with Dr. Paul George Saturday, September 29, 2007 • 9:00-11:00 AM Kick off the Museum's 2007-2008 season with an exhibit celebrating 12,000 years of South Florida history. Led by Dr. Paul George (locally famous for his 'walking tours'), you will view artifacts from the Miami Circle; admire gold and emerald treasures from the shipwreck of the Spanish galleon "Atocha"; board a 1920s Coral Gables trolley; watch a...Continue Reading!
Gotta admit that I am a food geek who has been anxiously awaiting the opening of Whole Foods in Coral Gables. I loved shopping at Whole Foods in California and though I wouldn't trek to the Aventura store, I did trek all the way to Fairfax, Virginia to visit the store there. Actually, I was visiting family and we just made this a side trip to plan dinner. Geek that I am I signed up for the pre-opening behind...Continue Reading!
Bloomingdales’ to Feature Culinary Demonstration By Chef Kal of Prezzo Restaurant and Martini Bar –September 29, 2007. Chef Kal Abdalla, of Prezzo Restaurant and Martini Bar in Aventura, will present a culinary demonstration at Bloomingdale’s Aventura on Saturday, September 29 at 1 PM. Chef Kal, a 20-year veteran of The Forge, will prepare items from Prezzo’s international menu fare, followed by a tasting for attendees. Admission is Free and open to the public. The demonstration takes place in the Main Course Kitchen at...Continue Reading!
Two days ago I talked about the ground-breaking for Flagler Grove Park in Village of Pinecrest. Yesterday I gave information about Coral Pine Park. Today's subject is Veterans Wayside Park, one of the three parks transferred to Pinecrestfrom Miami-Dade County in 1998. It is located at on the east side of US 1 at Southwest 112 Street across the street to the north from Suniland Shopping Center. It is bordered on the north by...Continue Reading!
OK, so I'm a foodie. I spend a lot of time examining fruits and vegetables and various meats just dreaming about how I'm going to take them home and make dinner out of them. I even make my own pasta from eggs and flour and grind my own Indonesian spices in a mortar and pestle. Foodie Nirvana is coming to my neighborhood. Whole Foods is opening a store on Red Road between Venera and San Remo...Continue Reading!