English English



All Stories

Mayor Wayne Messam Named 2nd Vice President of African American Mayors Association and Receives Prestigious Award

Miramar, FL, May 23, 2024 — The City of Miramar proudly announces that Mayor Wayne Messam has been named the 2nd Vice President of the African American Mayors Association (AAMA). In addition to this prestigious appointment, Mayor Messam and the City of Miramar's Economic Development & Housing Department have been awarded the AAMA's Maynard Jackson Award for Economic Development Initiative for their impactful KOFE Financial Literacy Series.

Children’s Harbor Students to Get Extra Education Assistance

Pembroke Pines, Florida  – The Children’s Harbor Academic and Life Skills Program, which guides children on a structured path toward academic success and self-sufficiency, has received funding from The Community Foundation of Broward to assist youth ages 13 to 17 in completing their academic goals.

More Summer Camp Choices Relaunches for Miami-Dade County Kids

MIAMI, FL. - Miami-Dade County, Miami-Dade County Public Schools, The Children's Trust, and the JCS 211 Miami Helpline are proud to announce the relaunch of the More Summer Camp Choices initiative for the upcoming summer season. This partnership aims to provide access to low- and no-cost summer camp options for children across Miami-Dade County, with hundreds of listings across the county and to match your child's interests and needs.

JWOF'S Women's Empowerment Conference Brought Out Trailblazing Phenomenal Women

Fort Lauderdale, FL - The recent Women's Empowerment Conference (WEC) hosted by the Jamaican Women of Florida (JWOF) at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa was nothing short of spectacular, leaving an indelible mark on the over 350 women who attended. This year's conference was graced by an array of distinguished speakers, each bringing their own unique stories of triumph, resilience, and empowerment.

Phuse Cream Expands Reach With New Location in Sunrise, Florida

Dive into a world of delightful flavors and inventive desserts as Phuse Cream proudly announces the opening of its second location at 2806 N—University Drive, Sunrise, FL, 33322, on March 21st, operating from noon until midnight. Following the triumph of its flagship store in Plantation, Phuse Cream is set to redefine the ice cream scene with its innovative approach to dessert crafting. Opening its doors every day from noon until midnight, Phuse Cream invites patrons to experience a fusion of culinary wonders.

M-DCPS Helps its Students With Autism Thrive Inside and Outside the Classroom

“Special education teachers in our autism support classrooms utilize a multisensory approach to teaching and learning, activating the visual and auditory, pathways to learning,” said District Director for Exceptional Student Education (ESE) at M-DCPS Reagan Chalmers. “We encourage them to take deep breaths and tell us how they feel. We also engage our students via their interests as a pathway to learning in many of our autism support classrooms.”

Jamaica Hi5 Run/Walk Celebrates 5th Anniversary

Miramar, FL – The Jamaica Hi-5 Foundation, in partnership with the Jamaican Consulate Southeastern United States, is thrilled to announce the fifth annual Jamaica Hi-5 5K Run/Walk, set to take place on Saturday, May 11, at the Miramar Regional Park, located at 16801 Miramar Parkway in Miramar. The event is hosted by Consul General Oliver Mair and City of Miramar Mayor Wayne Messam.

Caribbean Today Logo

Contact Us

9020 Sw 152nd St
Palmetto Bay, Florida 33157-1928, US
  (305) 238-2868