Tags archives: florida

Weinberg Foundation

•••
Approves $500,000 in Emergency Funding to Those Affected by Hurricane Irma in Florida BALTIMORE, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Irma, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States, has announced emergency grant funding to supp[...]

AmeriCorps Responds to Hurricane Maria

•••
Strengthens Ongoing Recovery in Texas and Florida More than 2,000 AmeriCorps and Senior Corps members continue efforts in Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma impacted areas WASHINGTON, Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As part of the federal government's ongoing recovery efforts, the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), the agen[...]

Fairchild Garden Reopens 10 Days After Hurricane Irma

•••
THE 100-ACRE BOTANICAL GARDEN, A BEACON OF HOPE FOR THE ENTIRE SO FL COMMUNITY, IS ONE OF THE FIRST MAJOR ATTRACTIONS TO REOPEN CORAL GABLES, Fla., Sept. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ten days following Hurricane Irma's destruction, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden has reopened and is fully operational including exhibits, ongoing activities and educa[...]

Riverfront Sunday Arts Festival

•••
Riverwalk Sunday Arts is held on the 4th Sunday of the month from 11am to 2pm and it feature local artists, performers, photographers, and others as they perform, present their products and sell to the public. [widgetkit id=1081]   Visit Go Riverwalk for more information. Visit Go Riverwalk for more information.

Pompano Beach Technology Architect and Photographer John Spade

•••
Pompano Beach resident, Technology Architect and Photographer John Spade captured the Moon Waxing Crescent with his Canon 6D with Electron C8 Telescope.  During this time the Northern Right is visible 1-49% and the Southern Hemisphere Left is visible 1-49% in the afternoon and post-dusk.  The standard time is around 3pm. John pursued photography as a hobb[...]

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test

•••
The Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (PERT) is utilized by Florida Department of Education’s Florida College System to determine a student’s preparedness and placement for college level course work. Implemented in 2012-2013 school year, Florida high schools will begin testing  students in 11th grade who have not otherwise shown readiness with their FCA[...]

South Florida Pilot Marcus Pradel

•••
There are few things I love more than flying. Well, maybe one thing—my family. There is simply nothing like the peace I feel and the quiet of being in the air. It’s amazing that despite traveling 200mph, everything just slows down when I’m flying. And the views are breathtaking. I have been flying  for just over 7 years and like to share my experiences,[...]

Pin It on Pinterest