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“Lawyers On The Run” Raises Funds For Free Legal Services

Waiting for the race to begin, walkers and runners warm up at the first annual CABA Pro Bono Project “Lawyers on the Run” 5K Race, in 2012. This year, the group is having its 5K on April 20 in Tropical Park in Miami. Gort Productions       By Daniel Espinosa Read in The Miami Herald Norma Garcia, 67, knows firsthand ...

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Eco-friendly Dry Cleaner In West Palm Beach Focuses On Service, Convenience

Yolee Arroyo is an employee at OZO2 Eco Cleaner, which is a new dry cleaner that uses eco-friendly chemicals, located at 2316 S. Dixie Highway in West Palm Beach. Photo by Palm Beach Post / Jennifer Podis         By Andrea Cruz Read in The Palm Beach Post When Jurate Numaviciene, 40, moved to West Palm Beach from ...

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CrossFit Studios Take Hold In Palm Beach County

Rich Delgado, Nick Penizotto, Tommy Rodriguez and Matt Brewster perform handstands at CrossFit CityPlace. The one-handed handstand is CrossFit’s logo. Members refer to the pose as “living the logo.” – PHOTO BY BRITTNY C. VALDES / SOUTH FLORIDA NEWS SERVICE       By Brittny C. Valdes Read in The Palm Beach Post When former lacrosse goalie Matt Brewster moved ...

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Hello, My Name Is iPad And I’ll Be Your Server This Evening

Camilo Gonzales, co-owner and general manager at D-Dog House, demonstrates placing an order on one of the Apple iPods installed in the restaurant, Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, in Brickell. Customers order from the menu using fully functional Apple iPads. They can read descriptions and see pictures of the different menu items, then play games or surf the internet. DANIEL BOCK ...

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The Only Way To Fly: Jetpack Sends Users To Water-powered Heights

Dennis Megedyuk, an instructor at the ZainoJet water-jetpack rental center, demonstrates one of the crafts over the Middle River, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, in Fort Lauderdale. The Jetlev pack is powered by water pumped through a 30-foot hose by a 250-horsepower engine, which remains on the surface of the water and in tow. DANIEL BOCK / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD ...

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Autistic Sculptor Brings Clay Animals To Life

Felipe Misan shapes clay into a water buffalo at the Ceramic League of Miami, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, in Kendall. Misan, who lives with autism, makes ceramic animals. DANIEL BOCK / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD         By Barbara Corbellini Duarte Read in The Miami Herald Almost every month, Felipe Misan dons a safari hat and a vest ...

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Inspiration Fuels Kendall Woman’s ‘Pure Of Heart’ Clothing Line

Seamstresses Maria Gilma Betancourt, left, and Maria Caridad Reyes work on pieces for the Pure of Heart eco-friendly clothing line at the KaoKao fashion studio in Doral, Monday, Dec. 10. Designed by Daniela Garcia the line is made of Tencel, a fiber spun from dissolved wood pulp. DANIEL BOCK / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD     By Jessica Roig and ...

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Grandma’s Memories Inspire Basel Sunglasses Collection

Jonathan “Wonders” Ortega model his Frankleidescope sunglasses, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, in West Miami-Dade County. DANIEL BOCK / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD         By Solsiree Skarlinsky Read in The Miami Herald When Frank Guzman’s grandmother passed away in 2006, he used her memory and the kaleidoscope she left him to start a small business. These memories include moments huddled ...

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What Happens To Your Facebook Page After You Die?

              By Solsiree Skarlinsky Read in The Miami Herald Amy Lopez died this year in a tragic car accident. But through her Facebook page, friends and family of the Florida International University student have kept her spirit alive. They continue to leave comments on her page, detailing their time together, and posting photographs that captured brief ...

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Alaska Coffee Roasting Company Finds Mojo In North Miami

Co-owner Michael Gesser roasts coffee at Alaska Coffee Roasting Company in North Miami, Friday, Nov. 2. Located at 13130 Biscayne Blvd., the café offers estate coffees from a variety of regions across the world, sandwiches, wood-fired pizzas, as well as cakes, pastries, and breads baked in house. DANIEL BOCK / FOR THE MIAMI HERALD     By Brittny Valdes Read ...

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