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#TastyThursday – Chef Z’s Salmon Burger

#TastyThursday – Chef Z’s Salmon Burger

Memorial Day is considered the start of the summer season, and when you think summer in most of the country, you think about firing up the grill. Here in South Florida, Ol’ Smokey gets a workout throughout the year, but the grilling bug is still strongest during “grilling season.” So, why not hit the porch, […]

Museum of Discovery and Science to participate in Blue Star Museums

Museum of Discovery and Science to participate in Blue Star Museums

The Museum of Discovery and Science announced its participation in the ninth annual Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free exhibits admission to the nation’s active duty military  personnel including Army, Navy, Air Force, […]

Storytime for Grownups – Author Spotlight : Maureen Sangiorgio, author of ‘The Little Book of Laughter — Over 100 jokes, riddles & rhymes to brighten your day’

Storytime for Grownups – Author Spotlight : Maureen Sangiorgio, author of ‘The Little Book of Laughter — Over 100 jokes, riddles & rhymes to brighten your day’

In cooperation with Waldorf Publishing, we are proud to give you more insight into some of the finest authors of fiction and non-fiction in the literary world today. In this interview, we introduce you to Maureen Sangiorgio.   How did you get your start in the literary world? I’ve always loved to read! I graduated with a […]

BCC Briefs for May 15, 2018

BCC Briefs for May 15, 2018

At the May 15, 2018, Board of County Commissioners meeting, the board took the following action: Workforce Housing – approved a series of amendments to the Workforce Housing Program Down Payment Assistance Strategy, now known as the Workforce Housing Program Financial Assistance Strategy. Amendments include a maximum asset limit of $200,000 for all eligible WHP participants; […]

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites the Public to Four Informative Horticultural Workshops During June & July

Mounts Botanical Garden Invites the Public to Four Informative Horticultural Workshops During June & July

Friends of the Mounts Botanical Garden will be hosting four informative horticultural workshops during June and July, including the return of a popular three-part series on orchids.   June Farm Your Backyard: Vegetable Growing + Saturday, June 9 – 9 am to Noon Mounts Exhibit Hall A $15 for members; $20 for nonmembers Instructor: Arthur Kirstein, […]

Weather Wednesday

Weather Wednesday

Finally seeing sunshine on this Weather Wednesday, but it doesn’t last long. Some drier air has mixed into the area so rain chances have dropped some for today and tomorrow. We’ll see scattered showers and a few storms today and Thursday with temperatures in the 80s. We are also monitoring a system in the tropics […]