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MIAMI DADE COLLEGE OFFERS POPULAR HISTORY OF MIAMI CLASS

MIAMI – Ever wonder how the Great Depression impacted South Florida? Or the significance of the Tequesta Indians to the area? A new class being offered at Miami Dade College will allow history lovers to learn more about the Magic City. The Miami and South Florida History (AMH 2079) class will be offered at the Miami Dade College (MDC) Wolfson Campus on Tuesday and Thursday evenings from May 10 through June ...

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LIVING WAGE AMENDMENT APPROVED BY COMMISSION

PHOTOS COURTESY OF MIAMIDADE.GOV MIAMI – The Miami-Dade County Commission overwhelmingly passed an amendment to the Living Wage Ordinance on April 5 that increases wages to offset rising health care costs. The amendment, which passed on a 12-1 vote, will likely enable thousands of Miami-Dade contracted employees to have access to affordable healthcare for the first time in 15 years. The push for the amendme ...

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Saving Grace: Honoring unsung heroes in the war on HIV/AIDS

The Westside Gazette, in partnership with World AIDS Museum and Educational Center, presents, "Saving Grace", a new, multimedia exhibit confronting the HIV/AIDS epidemic in our community. Sponsored by Vitas Healthcare, five unsung heroes will be honored for their fight in the war on the pandemic that has spread through our community like a wild fire out of control ...

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