Monday, December 5, 2022

Tag: small businesses

Washington, DC’s H Street festival revives the neighborhood (includes video story)

The H Street festival began 12 years ago as a 500-participant block party, but has grown over the years to have an...

Local merchants turn pandemic hobbies into small businesses (includes audio interviews)

Patricia Pino spent the pandemic lockdown shrink-wrapping gift baskets for her friends and family. Separated from her loved ones, she started a gift-basket hobby that...

Newsbreak, April 22, 2021

The Department of Justice launches an investigation into the Minneapolis Police Department, the Senate votes today on a bill that addresses anti-Asian hate crimes,...

Dancers continue despite the pandemic (includes video story)

The tale of the closed small business is no longer news, though the coronavirus continues to spread. You would be hard-pressed to find an...

How Coral Gables Art Cinema adapted to the pandemic (includes video...

Launched in 2006, Coral Gables Art Cinema is a non-profit movie theatre that typically shows independent and foreign films. In addition, it screens classic...

New Black-Owned Farmer’s Market Launches In South Miami-Dade

A new farmer’s market has made its way to Richmond Heights. The Black Market MIA will take place once a month in an outdoor space,...

The Latin Chamber’s partnership with Doral blossoms despite the pandemic

In August, influential Hispanic business group CAMACOL expanded its services in west Miami-Dade in a collaborative venture with the City of Doral. Four months...

Broward County’s most memorable locations

Talk about South Florida’s highlights, and you think South Beach, the Florida Keys and maybe Everglades National Park. Broward County often gets overlooked. Of...

COVID-19 leaves Miami-Dade undocumented immigrants in financial trouble

The pandemic has left many undocumented immigrants jobless and in financial difficulty. The state's unemployment rate tripled, and immigrants without papers were hit particularly...

Coronavirus Update: Homeless sent to hotels; Dade, Broward excluded from state...

 The City of Miami has announced two new small business assistance programs: the Business Continuity Micro-enterprise Assistance Program and the Small Business Emergency Loan...