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2014-10-13 23:04:24

New event elements such as Guy Harvey’s Sustainable Seafood Village to elevate the guest experience. Pompano Beach, FL (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 The competition is heating up as celebrity teams comprised of Miami Dolphins legends and critically acclaimed South Florida chefs get ready to face-off at this year’s “John Offerdahl’s Broward Health® Gridiron Grill-Off Food, Wine & Tailgate Festival.” The fifth annual culinary showdown that combines food, football and charity...

2014-10-06 16:24:43

Battier Will Welcome 103 Students Signing on for School Success with Take Stock in Children MIAMI, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Take Stock in Children (TSIC), a scholarship and mentoring program will host a Contract Signing Celebration on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 for its newest Miami class of 103 low-income, at-risk students. These scholars will be guaranteed a college scholarship if they remain drug and crime free, maintain a 2.5 GPA and stay in school. Once in the TSIC...

2014-09-22 23:01:03

Glatthorn, a distracted driving accident lawyer in West Palm Beach, gives his thoughts in response to a news article questioning whether Florida’s 2013 ban on texting while driving has been effective in preventing car accidents. West Palm Beach, FL (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Commenting on a WINK News article that suggests Florida’s 2013 ban on texting and driving did little to stop drivers from sending and reading text messages behind the wheel, West Palm Beach distracted driving...

2014-09-15 08:26:46

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthy living is something many people advocate for, but some choose to take it one step further and lead by example. After losing more than 200 pounds, Florida State Representative Shevrin Jones will lead by example on Thanksgiving morning when he joins thousands for the 4th Annual Fort Lauderdale Turkey Trot and Paddle on Fort Lauderdale Beach. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140912/145877 "Having come this far in...

2014-08-20 23:04:22

The Award Winning New Orleans Style BBQ Restaurant continues its expansion by adding its Fifth South Florida location in 18 months. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 VooDoo BBQ & Grill is set to open their latest South Florida location on Monday, August 25, 2014 at 11 am. The new store is located at 5030 Champion Blvd. Boca Raton, FL – near the corner of N. Military Trail and Clint Moore Rd., in the Polo Shoppes. This is the company’s fifth South Florida location and...

2014-08-15 08:23:24

Former founder of Pepsi Air Dania Motocross Park plans new venue in response to public demand FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Aug. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Brian Penick, ULC's President, was founder of the former history-making "Pepsi Air Dania Motocross Park" on Collins Road in Dania Beach that was opened in 1994 and closed in 2005 for warehouse use. Brian and his team have shifted their efforts from an indoor park in Nevada back to his home here in South Florida. This was only after an...

2014-08-11 08:26:19

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VSBrooks ADVERTISING, a Coral Gables-based integrated marketing firm serving both the general and multi-cultural markets, was recently named in Florida Trend magazine as one of Florida's Best Companies To Work For in the Best Small Companies category (15-49 employees). In the Best Small Companies category, the firm is listed as the top company located in South Florida. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140808/134897 The...

2014-07-08 23:15:34

MNM Companies, the leading Real Estate & Property Management Company serving Miami, Naples and Moscow, today announced the availability of units in the boutique Parque Towers in Sunny Isles, Florida. The two towers, which will be completed by the end of 2015, offer 2 and 3-bedroom units with amenities including a private rooftop pool, state-of-the-art gym, a movie theater, and more. (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 Today, MNM Companies announced the availability of 2 and 3-bedroom units in the...

2014-07-08 08:31:55

Grant to help develop advanced cancer care center ATLANTA, July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The James M. Cox Foundation announced a $500,000 grant to help support the Cleveland Clinic Florida's Capital Campaign, which will create a technologically-advanced cancer center to provide holistic supportive care. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140707/124870 "Cox Enterprises has a strong presence in Florida through its automotive, media and broadband communications divisions," said Cox...

2014-06-20 23:09:23

For the second time, CGI Windows and Doors, Inc. has been named AIA Florida Allied member of the year. Miami, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2014 CGI Windows & Doors, Inc., has been named Allied Member of the Year by AIA Florida. This is the second time CGI has received this honor. “We are very honored to be accepted and be able to work with multiple chapters of the AIA throughout Florida,” said Tom Riscili, president and CEO of CGI Windows & Doors. “We are committed to supporting...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.