Community

Pedaling With Caution: Cyclists and drivers must abide by road safety standards.

Pedaling With Caution: Cyclists and drivers must abide by road safety standards.

Although cycling is good exercise and many people use bicycles as a means of transportation, there are many cyclists who are not familiar with traffic rules in United States. In Florida, the bicycle is legally defined as a vehicle and the cyclist as a conductor, so they have the same rights to the roads and must obey the same traffic laws of drivers of other types of vehicles.

Surviving in Miami without being Hispanic.

Surviving in Miami without being Hispanic.

Many people who do not come from Latin American countries also arrive in Miami searching for a better future, for them, the biggest challenge is learning Spanish Para leer en Español By: Edda Pujadas, @ epujadas.- Miami is the forty second most populated city in the United States. According to the 2010 census, there are […]

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul: Working quietly to promote Hope and Charity.

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul: Working quietly to promote Hope and Charity.

Around 600 people from the Doral community have been benefited in the past year, by the thorough and discreet volunteer work of the members of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul – Guadalupe Conference.

City

Who is Afraid of Doral Police?

Who is Afraid of Doral Police?

Just when we thought Doral was going back to a calmer era, the city is once again facing some bumps on the road. This time the Chief of Police Richard Blom is out the door. Only after 17 months on the job, it is fair to say the Chief was doing a pretty decent job. During his tenure, Doral increased the number of police officers and had a better handle on the drug problem among our youth.

Councilwomen of Doral Attended NALEO 2014.

Councilwomen of Doral Attended NALEO 2014.

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) held its 31st annual conference in San Diego, California and the City of Doral was very well represented by all Councilwomen who attended and had an active participation on the event. It allowed them to bring back home numerous ideas and projects that other Latino officials have implemented around the country.

Ana Maria Rodriguez:  Promoting sports and healthy leisure practices is one the main missions of Doral’s City Council.

Ana Maria Rodriguez: Promoting sports and healthy leisure practices is one the main missions of Doral’s City Council.

 Para leer en Español “Doral’s pool should be ready in the next two years,” announced Councilwoman and candidate for re-election, Ana Maria Rodriguez, who emphasized the importance of city residents to have their own space for the development of this sport. Ana Maria explains that taking into account the requests of city residents, council members […]

Education

Genaro Navarro:  New Principal for John I. Smith K-8 Center.

Genaro Navarro: New Principal for John I. Smith K-8 Center.

Doral and John I Smith K-8 Center now welcomes Principal Genaro Navarro. Born in Cuba and residing in the US since he was three, he has been a part of the public education system from an early age.

Eighty-Nine Colleges and Universities Offered admission to RRDSH Class of 2014.

Eighty-Nine Colleges and Universities Offered admission to RRDSH Class of 2014.

In spite of the chances to move away, the majority of the Bison Class of 2014 made their final decision to attend in-state schools, with preference on FIU and Miami-Dade Honors College, extraordinary local options.

THE ARTIST PORTFOLIO WORKSHOP MUSEUM: An academy to be expressive and free.

THE ARTIST PORTFOLIO WORKSHOP MUSEUM: An academy to be expressive and free.

Art is important for children as it gives them the ability to let their imagination flow and express love, frustration, anger, sadness, and other emotions.

Family

Keeping Your Cool: Tips to Beat Road Rage.

Keeping Your Cool: Tips to Beat Road Rage.

Road rage is a serious concern for American drivers. In one study of just 10,000 U.S. road rage incidents committed over seven years, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety recorded at least 218 murders and another 12,610 injury cases.

The Best Summer Camps for your kids.

The Best Summer Camps for your kids.

Very soon, summer will be here, with its clear blue skies and warm, humid climate. Those long summer days make for ideal conditions for the pool, beach, or other outside activities.

El impacto del Fútbol en la vida de los niños!

El impacto del Fútbol en la vida de los niños!

El fútbol no es sólo un deporte, es una manera de mantener unida a la familia, divertirse y convivir con los hijos.

Health

In Perfect Balance: “Mind, Spirit and a Healthy Body”.

In Perfect Balance: “Mind, Spirit and a Healthy Body”.

It is important that those who have an affinity to go to a gym to exercise, want to start attending or want a change, go check out Perfect Balance, located at 107 Avenue and 74 Street in Doral, in the corner of the shopping plaza.

¿Quieres éxito? Empieza con tu alimentación!!

¿Quieres éxito? Empieza con tu alimentación!!

Superfoods: Alimentos para gente Inteligente. Estos alimentos nos nutren el cuerpo y la mente, es decir la estimulan volviéndote aun más pensante y ágil.

La Cena equivocada puede arruinar tu dieta y tus esfuerzos en el gym.

La Cena equivocada puede arruinar tu dieta y tus esfuerzos en el gym.

Al parecer muchas de las personas no le ponen mucho cuidado a la cena y no logran ver los resultados deseados, a pesar de que se ejercitan a diario y tratan de comer sano.

Finance

How To Avoid the Big, Bad IRS Audit.

How To Avoid the Big, Bad IRS Audit.

An IRS audit is the business equivalent of a root canal. No one wants to open that letter from the IRS because in most cases the unpopular communication has only one message to report: you owe them money. While the odds are reasonably low that you will be singled out–it is unrealistic to expect the […]

What Important Documents Are OK To Get Rid Of Now?

What Important Documents Are OK To Get Rid Of Now?

When it comes to keeping good records for tax purposes, the general rule of thumb is: when in doubt, file it. But unwavering adherence to this rule can lead to an overwhelming mountain of financial statements. It doesn’t really matter whether your documents are digital or paper; the amount of space they eventually occupy can get to be too much.

What You Need to Know About Healthcare.

What You Need to Know About Healthcare.

There has been a lot of heated discussion about the Affordable Care Act (also known as the ACA or Obamacare) of late. And while it’s undeniable that it is a drastic change for the entire country, there has been a lot of inaccurate information floating around about the facts.

Latest News

Who is Afraid of Doral Police?

Who is Afraid of Doral Police?

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Just when we thought Doral was going back to a calmer era, the city is once again facing some bumps on the road. This time the Chief of Police Richard Blom is out the door. Only after 17 months on the job, it is fair to say the Chief was doing a pretty decent job. During his tenure, Doral increased the number of police officers and had a better handle on the drug problem among our youth.

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Pedaling With Caution: Cyclists and drivers must abide by road safety standards.

Pedaling With Caution: Cyclists and drivers must abide by road safety standards.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although cycling is good exercise and many people use bicycles as a means of transportation, there are many cyclists who are not familiar with traffic rules in United States. In Florida, the bicycle is legally defined as a vehicle and the cyclist as a conductor, so they have the same rights to the roads and must obey the same traffic laws of drivers of other types of vehicles.

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Surviving in Miami without being Hispanic.

Surviving in Miami without being Hispanic.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Many people who do not come from Latin American countries also arrive in Miami searching for a better future, for them, the biggest challenge is learning Spanish Para leer en Español By: Edda Pujadas, @ epujadas.- Miami is the forty second most populated city in the United States. According to the 2010 census, there are […]

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Councilwomen of Doral Attended NALEO 2014.

Councilwomen of Doral Attended NALEO 2014.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

The National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) held its 31st annual conference in San Diego, California and the City of Doral was very well represented by all Councilwomen who attended and had an active participation on the event. It allowed them to bring back home numerous ideas and projects that other Latino officials have implemented around the country.

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Ana Maria Rodriguez:  Promoting sports and healthy leisure practices is one the main missions of Doral’s City Council.

Ana Maria Rodriguez: Promoting sports and healthy leisure practices is one the main missions of Doral’s City Council.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

 Para leer en Español “Doral’s pool should be ready in the next two years,” announced Councilwoman and candidate for re-election, Ana Maria Rodriguez, who emphasized the importance of city residents to have their own space for the development of this sport. Ana Maria explains that taking into account the requests of city residents, council members […]

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Cuatro visiones de una misma Venezuela:  Los escenarios más probables para VENEZUELA 2015.

Cuatro visiones de una misma Venezuela: Los escenarios más probables para VENEZUELA 2015.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Buscando un escenario de hechos y no de sueños, representantes de la comunidad venezolana en Miami se reunieron en el foro “Venezuela 2015: los escenarios más probables”, donde la unidad en torno al rescate a la nación suramericana fue el tema predominante.

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Genaro Navarro:  New Principal for John I. Smith K-8 Center.

Genaro Navarro: New Principal for John I. Smith K-8 Center.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Doral and John I Smith K-8 Center now welcomes Principal Genaro Navarro. Born in Cuba and residing in the US since he was three, he has been a part of the public education system from an early age.

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MALUMA: Del Fútbol a la Música!

MALUMA: Del Fútbol a la Música!

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

El cantante colombiano mejor conocido como MALUMA nos concedió una entrevista y habló su carrera musical, su segunda pasión y por supuesto sobre sus planes para el futuro.

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Society of Saint Vincent de Paul: Working quietly to promote Hope and Charity.

Society of Saint Vincent de Paul: Working quietly to promote Hope and Charity.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Around 600 people from the Doral community have been benefited in the past year, by the thorough and discreet volunteer work of the members of the Society of Saint Vincent de Paul – Guadalupe Conference.

Continue Reading

In Perfect Balance: “Mind, Spirit and a Healthy Body”.

In Perfect Balance: “Mind, Spirit and a Healthy Body”.

| July 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

It is important that those who have an affinity to go to a gym to exercise, want to start attending or want a change, go check out Perfect Balance, located at 107 Avenue and 74 Street in Doral, in the corner of the shopping plaza.

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Fourth of July, Independence Day:  The essence of being an American Citizen.

Fourth of July, Independence Day: The essence of being an American Citizen.

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fourth of July, Independence Day, is the essence of being an American Citizen. It is the celebration of the birth of the project of a continent that became a nation; a country that would forever be an example for discipline, order, inclusiveness, faith, evolution and hope for those who seek refuge in its land.

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Assuming Responsibilities  … And what do we do with the Garbage in Doral?

Assuming Responsibilities … And what do we do with the Garbage in Doral?

| June 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Although representatives of the solid waste processing plant located in 97th Avenue in Doral and of the landfill of the city of Medley say they have systems to control odors emanating from both sites, residents and neighbors of the city insist that Doral smells like garbage.

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