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Free food distribution by delivery or drive-through Organizations are offering free food distribution for families that need help. Some sites provide drive-through pickups, while others offer doorstep deliveries for eligible participants. If your organization is distributing food, please email complete info to [email protected] or [email protected]

The Cruise Ship Extravaganza: What Was Our Humanitarian Cruise Ship Like? Note: This blogpost was written in 2017 October and published in 2020 April. First off, its safe to say that we experienced it as a miracle when we were offered a place on a cruise ship leaving the island and headed towards Miami. As you can imagine we were very excited and we felt pretty lucky.

Need emergency financial assistance? Here's help Everyone needs financial assistance sometimes but finding the resources during tough times can be difficult. There are, however, plenty of them available and we've rounded up several. They range from help with medication costs and filing for unemployment to food banks, rental and utility assistance and small business loans.

South Florida farms sell produce to public In South Florida and other parts of the Sunshine State, farms are selling produce to the public. The Florida Fruit and Vegetable Association offers a list of participating farms. But before shopping, the site suggests verifying supply availability, preferably on the Facebook page of the farm you are interested in, or phoning.

Updated: Restaurant discounts and free delivery Help your tummy - and help out restaurants - by ordering food for delivery or pickup. Many of our favorite spots are working around-the-clock to serve up the best in comfort food. Some are offering free delivery, others curbside pickup, and still others have added all sorts of discounts.

1 dead after car crashes into train in Fort Lauderdale - One person has died after a car and Tri-Rail train collided in Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue crews responded…

Miami-Dade residents ordered to wear face coverings inside businesses Following the actions of many cities across South Florida, Miami-Dade County issued an emergency order requiring residents to wear masks in certain situations….

Hundreds struggling during COVID-19 pandemic line up to receive food at distributions across Miami-Dade County - As millions across South Florida continue to struggle during the coronavirus pandemic, organizations are doing what they can to help…

Where to Order Takeout in Coconut Grove While restaurant dining rooms are temporarily shuttered due to the novel coronavirus outbreak, there are still plenty of eateries offering takeout options every day of the week. Here are the best takeout options in Coconut Grove.

Missing Miami Mother Found, Reunited With Family MIAMI - Miami police report a missing woman has been found and reunited with her family. Brigette Crys, 47, was last reported missing early Friday morning. According to police, 0n Thursday Crys told her 13-year-old son she had to go out but would be right back.

2 kittens rescued from trailer fire in Fort Lauderdale - Firefighters have rescued two kittens from a trailer fire in Fort Lauderdale. Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue crews responded to a…

Heroes Among Us: WWII Army Veteran Brought 'Letters From Home' To Soldiers Overseas MIAMI - Every Friday, in partnership with the Florida Panthers, we put the spotlight on a hero among us, men or women who have gone beyond the call of duty for our country. Today, we're meeting United States Army World War II Veteran Albert Weintraub.

Pilot dies after plane crashes into Marathon home - A pilot has died after a plane crashed into a home in Marathon. According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety…

Lewis Morgan praises David Beckham's leadership at Inter Miami Inter Miami winger Lewis Morgan has hailed David Beckham's leadership during the coronavirus crisis. Owner Beckham has seen his dream halted after Miami's debut season in Major League Soccer was stopped after just two games.

Police locate woman missing out of Miami MIAMI - Police have located a woman who went missing out of Miami. Brigette Crys, 47, was reported missing from 226 Southwest Fifth Avenue…

Sex Lives and Video Chat: Single Miamians Get Resourceful During the Pandemic "Now I'm like, OK, I'll actually read your profile." She's also received messages from people who, rather than looking for a romantic connection, have seen that she works in public health and are seeking advice about the current medical recommendations.

Online Grocery Delivery Gets the Essentials to Your Door, but How Do the Services Stack Up? To gauge how the major services perform amid coronavirus craziness, New Times signed up for Instacart, Shipt, and Amazon Prime Now and ordered the same list of essentials from each. Then we sat on our keister and waited for our provisions to arrive. Our grocery list:.

Miami-Dade Leaders Think Cuba Is Partly to Blame for Coronavirus Spread "We have a better compass on how to handle that," Bovo says. Bovo says he's more concerned about travel from "dictatorial" countries where information doesn't flow freely and the press can't fact-check government claims as easily. Mistrust among governments during pandemics is not new.

Coronavirus Safety: Miami-Dade Residents, Visitors Must Now Wear Masks In Public Places MIAMI - Miami-Dade residents and visitors must now wear a mask when venturing out in public places to help stem the spread of coronavirus. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez signed an executive order mandating that measure, it went into effect at midnight.

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'More boring and tedious than Brexit' - These Newcastle fans fume at latest takeover news - The Transfer Tavern Loads of Newcastle United fans are sick of takeover news after the latest report from Lee Ryder for ChronicleLive was shared on the Twitter page of NUFC 360. This prompted many angry responses from members of the Toon faithful, who are growing ever more sick and tired of reading news of a potential takeover without anything more concrete.

Ronaldo sends message to Manchester United great David Beckham Ronaldo and Beckham were part of the 'Galacticos' era at Real Madrid in the early 2000s and played together for four years once the English midfielder joined the Spanish giants from Manchester United in 2003.

Gig-Working Through the Apocalypse But at least in theory, employees have legal protections around wages and overtime, collective action, and benefits like workers' compensation and unemployment insurance.

Grading the fit for each Vikings player who signed elsewhere Minnesota has let a lot of talent walk in free agency this offseason, and some of the teams the former Vikings players ended up are interesting fits to say the least. Linval Joseph on the Chargers? Xavier Rhodes with a prove-contract on the Colts? Those two and more will be enticing to watch as the 2020 NFL season progresses.

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