Publication: South Florida Times

First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Billboard to lead to more reading

FORT LAUDERDALE — If you haven’t seen the billboard at Northwest 27 Avenue and Sunrise Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale, look for it before it’s taken down Aug. 31.The billboard, which features a boy and a girl reading, was created by the art students at ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Jennifer Carroll slams Rick Scott in autobiography

Staff ReportFlorida’s first black lieutenant governor Jennifer Carroll is lashing out at her former boss in a new 174-page book.In the paperback, When You Get There: An Autobiography, due out any time now and available at Amazon, she says Gov. Rick Scott’s ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Set-aside programs under fire

PLANTATION — Set-aside programs for minorities and small businesses may become threatened as the number of minority residents catches up with that of whites, prompting cities to consider whether such initiatives are still needed to balance the playing ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

County offers grants workshop to promote cultural diversity

FORT LAUDERDALE — Local cultural and arts nonprofits can apply for awards of up to $25,000 from Broward County. But, to be competitive, they should first participate in Cultural Diversity Program application workshop.The initiative is among a handful ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Living with Etiquette: The Power of ‘NO’

Recently while at the grocery store picking up a few items, I came across a close friend who told me about a new community event she was chairing for her community organization. The event was very exciting I have to admit; however, it did sound to be ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Caribbean Briefs 08/28/2014

CUBABeyonce trip legalHAVANA —The U.S. Treasury Department’s inspector general has determined Jay-Z and Beyonce’s fifth anniversary trip to Cuba last year was legal under rules allowing educational travel to the island.The music superstars angered several ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dwayne Randolph new Delray Beach Library board member

A construction company owner is the latest member to join the Delray Beach Public Library’s board of directors, President Nancy Dockerty announced.Dwayne Randolph, co-owner, with his wife Angela, of Randolph & Dewdney Construction Inc., a local construction ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Historic surgery implants heart pump in patient

By BEVAN SPRINGERSpecial to South Florida TimesGEORGETOWN, Grand Cayman — A patient suffering from heart failure now has a new lease on life following the installation of an artificial heart pump by the medical team at the recently opened Health City ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

DuBose heads to state House

FORT LAUDERDALE — The gamble to give up his Fort Lauderdale city commission seat in hopes to represent the state House District 94 in central Broward County has paid off for Bobby DuBose.DuBose defeated fellow Democrat Levoyd Williams, a city commissioner ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Dreamer gets scholarship amid immigration chaos

While South Floridians march in the streets in Homestead and Pompano Beach in recent days asking President Barack Obama to take affirmative actions on America’s immigration policies, a Haitian Dreamer prepared to start college.A group of philanthropists ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Rally calls on community to get involved in fight against crime

By MICHELLE HOLLINGERSpecial to South Florida TimesMIAMI GARDENS — For Marcella Pierce and Sherita Small, a recent crime prevention rally at Bunche Park in Miami Gardens was personal.Both women have experienced what the event’s organizers hope to prevent: ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

We are treated as the enemy within

Avid readers of this space may recall that I twice wrote one sentence about the Trayvon Martin “murder.” I wrote: “Trayvon Martin was profiled, hunted and slain for being black and wearing a hoodie in the rain.” Although tempted, I instead wrote mostly ... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]

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Jennifer Carroll slams Rick Scott in autobiography [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
County offers grants workshop to promote cultur... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Set-aside programs under fire [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Living with Etiquette: The Power of ‘NO’ [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Historic surgery implants heart pump in patient [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Dwayne Randolph new Delray Beach Library board... [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Caribbean Briefs 08/28/2014 [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
DuBose heads to state House [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
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Dreamer gets scholarship amid immigration chaos [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
Billboard to lead to more reading [Published South Florida Times - Aug 28 2014]
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