COMMUNITY

After 15 Years Waiting, and with Great Expectation, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Has a New Temple

After 15 Years Waiting, and with Great Expectation, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Has a New Temple

‘Deeply sublime’ and ‘touching’ are words that hardly express the joy and excitement that parishioners of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Doral experienced after participating in the Dedication Mass of their new and long-awaited temple last December 12th.

2016: ELECTION YEAR

2016: ELECTION YEAR

For the residents of Doral who are registered voters, 2016 will be a year of important political decisions, as they will have to elect the next president of the United States and in a more local arena, our city’s new Mayor

What Doral residents wish for 2016: MORE SCHOOLS AND LESS TRAFFIC FOR DORAL

What Doral residents wish for 2016: MORE SCHOOLS AND LESS TRAFFIC FOR DORAL

A survey among residents of Doral revealed that traffic jams and the need for more schools are the main issues concerning those who live in our city. Lack of surveillance among some areas and the need to create educational campaigns for new residents, are also important matters for those surveyed

Thanks to all of you!  100 ISSUES COMMITED TO THE FAMILIES OF DORAL

Thanks to all of you! 100 ISSUES COMMITED TO THE FAMILIES OF DORAL

Today’s edition has a special meaning as we celebrate 100 issues and we are very proud to claim that the essential values of Doral Family Journal remain the same: creativity, passion, emotion and honesty.

Celebrating Thanksgiving as Families:  A Gift and a Privilege to Treasure

Celebrating Thanksgiving as Families: A Gift and a Privilege to Treasure

Doral Family Journal, as a big family in this community, wants to celebrate this Thanksgiving dedicating our 100th anniversary edition to honor all the families living in Doral.

CITY

Doral Council Starts 2016 Addressing Pending Issues

Doral Council Starts 2016 Addressing Pending Issues

PGA Tournament support, Workforce Housing, Power Outages and Plan Updates discussed

WORKSHOP ON SECURITY AND CRIME PREVENTION AT DORAL

WORKSHOP ON SECURITY AND CRIME PREVENTION AT DORAL

Violence in the workplace is a growing concern for employers and employees around the world therefore the goal of this workshop is to train the community in prevention and defense at their work environment.

City of Doral December Council Meeting:  Recognitions and Consensus on the last meeting of the year

City of Doral December Council Meeting: Recognitions and Consensus on the last meeting of the year

The consent agenda had 25 items, from which only 4 were pulled out for brief discussion. This is a tendency that has been observed in the past few months: more decisions moved forward by consensus and a more efficient discussion that leads to shorter meetings.

El Departamento de Policía de Doral cierra un exitoso 2015

El Departamento de Policía de Doral cierra un exitoso 2015

Entrevista con el Capitan Carlos Arango: Otro Año Educando y Protegiendo a los Residentes con Profesionalismo, Ética y Compromiso.

CITY OF DORAL WILL DONATE  COMPUTERS TO DORAL SCHOOLS

CITY OF DORAL WILL DONATE COMPUTERS TO DORAL SCHOOLS

At the December 2nd, 2015 Council meeting, Vice Mayor Christi Fraga presented a resolution proposing that the City of Doral donate its surplus computer equipment to Doral schools and non-for-profit organizations by entering into an agreement with the South Florida Digital Alliance

EDUCATION

First Wave of Computers Land at Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 center

First Wave of Computers Land at Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 center

On January 13th, the first batch of computers arrived at the Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 Center to start their second careers.

Doral Academy High and Middle Schools Math Club…  A Successful Team

Doral Academy High and Middle Schools Math Club… A Successful Team

Highly motivated students and inspiring teachers from the Math Honor Society at Doral Academy are surely making a difference in all competitions in which they have participated during the past few months.

DORAL FAMILY JOURNAL AND BUSINESS 2 ACTION JOIN TO ENCOURAGE EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS

DORAL FAMILY JOURNAL AND BUSINESS 2 ACTION JOIN TO ENCOURAGE EDUCATIONAL PROJECTS

In order to support the schools of Doral both financially and academically, Doral Family Journal is developing an initiative together with the Business 2 Action organization, which is expected to create cooperation relationships with businesses to collect funds for maintaining the correct operation of our educational facilities.

Free College Planning Workshop

Free College Planning Workshop

As a result of a joint effort between The Art Shack Miami, Doral Family Journal and San Ignacio College to support education, high school students and parents in Doral had the opportunity to participate in a free College Planning Workshop last November 5th

Four National Blue Ribbon schools from Miami-Dade honored  at County Commission meeting

Four National Blue Ribbon schools from Miami-Dade honored at County Commission meeting

Commissioner Diaz and his colleagues present proclamations to administrators from the four Miami-Dade schools that were named National Blue Ribbon schools.

FAMILY

Immigrants and the “Holiday Blues”: Overcoming homesickness.

Immigrants and the “Holiday Blues”: Overcoming homesickness.

for those who have recently immigrated to the US, and are just beginning to get used to the traditions of this country, the holiday season can be a period of sadness and homesickness, a season for longing for their loved ones and their familiar surroundings.

HAWKBOARD: Evaluando los riesgos de su uso.

HAWKBOARD: Evaluando los riesgos de su uso.

El modelo de patineta denominado Hawkboard o Smart Balance Wheel puede alcanzar una velocidad entre 12 y 20 millas por hora, por lo que evaluar los riegos de su uso es un factor muy importante antes de permitir que sea empleada por los niños

Kelsey Milian: Music and Leadership to empower youth

Kelsey Milian: Music and Leadership to empower youth

Kelsey Milian is only 17 and when she steps on a stage with her violin she conquers the audience. Her talent and charisma are incredible and her command of the instrument passionate and precise.

Los niños también sufren de ansiedad.

Los niños también sufren de ansiedad.

El comienzo de las clases, representa para muchos niños un obstáculo hacia su bienestar por la ansiedad que genera retomar este ambiente que trae ciertas incertidumbres.

Departments of Education and Revenue encourage Florida families to take advantage of school supply savings

Departments of Education and Revenue encourage Florida families to take advantage of school supply savings

The 2015 sales tax holiday will begin Friday, August 7, and end Sunday, August 16, during which time qualifying school supplies and clothing can be purchased without paying local and state sales tax.

HEALTH

BARIATRIC SURGERY VS. NUTRITIONAL EDUCATION

BARIATRIC SURGERY VS. NUTRITIONAL EDUCATION

New year, new life … This phrase tends to be a frequent comment every time you start a year and with it, different goals and intentions. However, there is one that tends to recur year after year: to achieve our ideal weight

RECUPERA TU CUERPO TRAS LOS “PECADOS” NAVIDEÑOS.

RECUPERA TU CUERPO TRAS LOS “PECADOS” NAVIDEÑOS.

Si es usted una de esas personas que cometió algunos “pecados nutricionales”, y quiere volver a la normalidad, les voy a recomendar un plan infalible para volver a su estado pre-navideño en sólo una semana.

UN ESTILO DE VIDA SALUDABLE PUEDE PREVENIR LA DIABETES.

UN ESTILO DE VIDA SALUDABLE PUEDE PREVENIR LA DIABETES.

Noviembre es el Mes de Concientización de la Diabetes Un buen control de los niveles de azúcar es posible mediante las siguientes medidas básicas: una dieta planificada, actividad física, toma correcta de medicamentos y chequeos frecuentes del nivel de azúcar en la sangre   Edda Pujadas, @epujadas   La diabetes es una de las enfermedades […]

ES POSIBLE MANTENER LA DIETA DURANTE  LAS CELEBRACIONES.

ES POSIBLE MANTENER LA DIETA DURANTE LAS CELEBRACIONES.

¡A disfrutar las fiestas! “La comida es para disfrutarla, no para sufrirla”, así lo asegura el doctor Guillermo Rodríguez Navarrete

OCTOBER: BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

OCTOBER: BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

Self-examination, yearly mammograms, a healthy diet, exercising and maintaining an adequate weight are the specialist’s main recommendations to prevent this disease

BUSINESS

En el 2016…  Se concretan nuevos proyectos inmobiliarios y comerciales.

En el 2016… Se concretan nuevos proyectos inmobiliarios y comerciales.

En virtud de su desarrollo habitacional, comercial y logístico, Doral sigue perfilándose como una de las mejores ciudades para vivir o invertir en el estado de la Florida

How Do Foreigners Determine Their U.S. Tax Status.

How Do Foreigners Determine Their U.S. Tax Status.

If you think it is not tax season, think again…. 2015 third quarter estimated taxes and final extensions for the 2014 corporate income tax are due September 15, 2015, additionally 2014 personal income tax returns are due October 15, 2015.

”Business Success: in the performance details”

”Business Success: in the performance details”

We all business owners focus on sales, collections and being profitable, but rarely, we have the patience to take the “small steps” to get there, by creating a system that is successful and conducive to saving money in taxes, simpler operations, and comprehensive monitoring of key performance indicators

“Federal Tax burdens are guaranteed for life: unless you apply”

“Federal Tax burdens are guaranteed for life: unless you apply”

One of the great advantages of receiving professional advice is the access to tips that really help you not only in times of success…but also, in times of need.

Foreigners can easily become US Tax residents.

Foreigners can easily become US Tax residents.

Presently, I would like to point out how a foreign individual may be categorized different for immigration and tax purposes.

LATEST NEWS

Doral Council Starts 2016 Addressing Pending Issues

Doral Council Starts 2016 Addressing Pending Issues

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PGA Tournament support, Workforce Housing, Power Outages and Plan Updates discussed

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WORKSHOP ON SECURITY AND CRIME PREVENTION AT DORAL

WORKSHOP ON SECURITY AND CRIME PREVENTION AT DORAL

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Violence in the workplace is a growing concern for employers and employees around the world therefore the goal of this workshop is to train the community in prevention and defense at their work environment.

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BARIATRIC SURGERY VS. NUTRITIONAL EDUCATION

BARIATRIC SURGERY VS. NUTRITIONAL EDUCATION

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

New year, new life … This phrase tends to be a frequent comment every time you start a year and with it, different goals and intentions. However, there is one that tends to recur year after year: to achieve our ideal weight

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First Wave of Computers Land at Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 center

First Wave of Computers Land at Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 center

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

On January 13th, the first batch of computers arrived at the Dr. Rolando K. Espinosa K-8 Center to start their second careers.

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Doral Academy High and Middle Schools Math Club…  A Successful Team

Doral Academy High and Middle Schools Math Club… A Successful Team

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Highly motivated students and inspiring teachers from the Math Honor Society at Doral Academy are surely making a difference in all competitions in which they have participated during the past few months.

Continue Reading

En el 2016…  Se concretan nuevos proyectos inmobiliarios y comerciales.

En el 2016… Se concretan nuevos proyectos inmobiliarios y comerciales.

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

En virtud de su desarrollo habitacional, comercial y logístico, Doral sigue perfilándose como una de las mejores ciudades para vivir o invertir en el estado de la Florida

Continue Reading

RECUPERA TU CUERPO TRAS LOS “PECADOS” NAVIDEÑOS.

RECUPERA TU CUERPO TRAS LOS “PECADOS” NAVIDEÑOS.

| January 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Si es usted una de esas personas que cometió algunos “pecados nutricionales”, y quiere volver a la normalidad, les voy a recomendar un plan infalible para volver a su estado pre-navideño en sólo una semana.

Continue Reading

After 15 Years Waiting, and with Great Expectation, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Has a New Temple

After 15 Years Waiting, and with Great Expectation, Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish Has a New Temple

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

‘Deeply sublime’ and ‘touching’ are words that hardly express the joy and excitement that parishioners of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Doral experienced after participating in the Dedication Mass of their new and long-awaited temple last December 12th.

Continue Reading

2016: ELECTION YEAR

2016: ELECTION YEAR

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

For the residents of Doral who are registered voters, 2016 will be a year of important political decisions, as they will have to elect the next president of the United States and in a more local arena, our city’s new Mayor

Continue Reading

What Doral residents wish for 2016: MORE SCHOOLS AND LESS TRAFFIC FOR DORAL

What Doral residents wish for 2016: MORE SCHOOLS AND LESS TRAFFIC FOR DORAL

| December 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

A survey among residents of Doral revealed that traffic jams and the need for more schools are the main issues concerning those who live in our city. Lack of surveillance among some areas and the need to create educational campaigns for new residents, are also important matters for those surveyed

Continue Reading