January 21, 2021

Miami-Dade

Miami's economic forecast for 2021

Regional business leaders talk about the outlook for the year ahead, plus demographics and statistics Read more »
Published on 12/30/2020

Miami-Dade receives Partners for Places funding to combat food insecurity

The Funder's Network awarded a $25,000 Partners for Places Grant to fund “Growing Roots for Environmentally Equitable Neighborhoods Miami-Dade County” Read more »
Published on 12/2/2020

Miami-based Neocis develops robot-assisted dental surgery

Miami-based Neocis is using $72 million in new funding to market and develop additional applications for its robotic dental surgery assistant, Yomi. Read more »
Published on 11/25/2020

Miami's Arteza part of artistic renaissance during coronavirus

The coronavirus, with its lockdowns and quarantines, has spawned a new generation of artistic hobbyists, driving up sales at Arteza, an e-commerce company based in North Miami Beach. Read more »
Published on 10/28/2020

Buy a home from CC Homes, get free telemedicine service

CC Homes has partnered with Baptist Health South Florida to offer telemedicine services to home buyers in two of its newest developments Read more »
Published on 9/25/2020

Developer Royal Palm Cos. revised hotel/condo plans at Miami Worldcenter

In the wake of the coronavirus, developer Royal Palm Cos. has revised its plans for a new hotel and condo at Miami Worldcenter. Read more »
Published on 8/26/2020

Reef Technology and DHL Express to deliver packages via electric cargo bikes

Reef Technology and DHL team up to deliver packages via electric cargo bikes. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2020

SportsEdTV produces training videos for young athletes

Former University of Miami tennis player John Eagleton and marketer Robert Mazzucchelli have teamed up to create SportsEdTV. Read more »
Published on 6/25/2020

Remote learning in Miami-Dade County

Miami-Dade County officials say they were able to quickly transition to remote learning largely because of a $1.2-billion bond referendum... Read more »
Published on 5/27/2020

Black Angels Miami helps African-Americans become angel investors

Black Angels Miami aims to boost minority entrepreneur participation by helping affluent African-Americans and other minorities become angel investors. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2020

Miami and Surfside's plan against sea-level rise

Miami has unveiled a “climate ready plan” outlining ways to adapt to sea-level rise. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2020

Rappers help promote Miami snack company Rap Snacks

Rap Snacks uses rappers and other recording artists to promote its treats — often prominently featuring them on its packaging. Read more »
Published on 2/26/2020

Online platform Genius Plaza helps Florida students teach each other

Entrepreneur Ana Roca Castro founded online platform Genius Plaza... Read more »
Published on 1/27/2020

Miami in 2020 - Trains, politics, environment

The residential condo market surprised many people during 2019, with prices holding steady even as more units were delivered, says Ken Krasnow. Read more »
Published on 12/26/2019

Miami-based LIV Swiss Watches direct-to-consumer microbrand

Husband and wife Sholom “Chaz” and Esti Chazanow founded Miami-based LIV Swiss Watches in 2012 Read more »
Published on 11/26/2019

South Florida: A Center for Hemispheric and Global Health Care

By the time a foreign cardiac surgeon is standing side by side in the operating suite with Joseph Lamelas, M.D., to learn how to perform the minimally invasive cardiac surgery Lamelas perfected, that physician would have spent six months on a waiting list to do so. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Teaching for a Global Reach

When U.S. News & World Report released its 2020 Best Colleges ranking, at least two South Florida schools earned kudos for their international programs. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Global Logistics, Big Business

Global logistics is big business. The Miami Customs District accounted for $107 billion in merchandise in 2017, up from $65.9 billion in 2012. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

South Florida's Global Presence is Significant in Banking, Finance, and Professional Services

For years, Latin American and U.S. executives who sought bankers sophisticated in international finance bypassed Miami and went straight to New York. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Global Tourism, Trade Drive Region's Riches

When regional train service Virgin Trains USA expands its route from South Florida to Orlando in 2022, it will be poised to elevate the region's already record-breaking international traffic. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Arts, Culture, Sports & Tech Highlight Region's Global Appeal

Two events this season will shine a bright light on South Florida's global cultural appeal. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

A Region Golden with Global Business

There's international gold along this coast. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Ridgeback Biotherapeutics treatment to cure Ebola

An experimental treatment produced by Miami-based Ridgeback Biotherapeutics is helping turn Ebola into a treatable disease. Read more »
Published on 10/25/2019

Florida International University's ATOM think tank

Leading the organization is Karlene C. Cousins, an attorney who has a master's in computer-based management information systems and a doctorate in business administration. Read more »
Published on 9/25/2019

Required solar panels in South Miami

In 2017, South Miami became the first municipality in Florida and the first in the U.S. outside California to require solar panels on new houses. Read more »
Published on 8/26/2019

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Pinellas County teacher shares what it's like teaching while history is being made.
Pinellas County teacher shares what it's like teaching while history is being made.

At the beginning of the year, Kaitlin was nervous. With a Masters in Education, she was prepared to teach the kids, but dealing with a pandemic was something new for everyone. She went into to this experience wanting to do everything she could to keep her students safe and now she feels like she's found her groove. 

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