Category: Cultures & Societies

Islamic Relief USA Plans Ramadan Food Boxes for Communities Around the U.S.

Islamic Relief USA is planning its annual food box packing event to prepare for Ramadan. The organization is hosting four food packing events. The events are planned to take place in Illinois, Virginia, Texas and New Jersey. Volunteers… Read More

How Miami’s Design District Brings Art, Design, and Culture Together

The Miami Design District is a neighborhood in Miami, Florida that is hailed as one of the most influential and swanky spots to visit. You’ll get a taste of the latest interior designs, art, and of course plenty… Read More

Miami Design District Draws Celebrities

George Clooney Beyonce Craig Robins What do these famous icons have in common? Each one, entourage intact, have been spotted at the internationally acclaimed Design District of Miami. If those names aren’t magnanimous enough, how about these? Drew… Read More

The Glamorous Miami Design District

Leonardo DiCaprio, for example, has a private table at the WALL Lounge, where he invites Lukas Hass, Craig Robins, and Tobey Maguire. Whether you stroll down 2nd Ave, or attend any of the prestigious events, you are more likely to see, and possibly even mingle, with your favorite actors, models, and musicians. Ceelo Green was spotted having a good time at the lobby bar of 1 Hotel. If you’re a “foodie”, you might be interested in trying out Enrique Iglesias’ new and established restaurant called TATEL Miami. For charity events, such as the AIDS Walk, you will be impressed to know that David Bromstad made his own contribution.

Celebrities That Have Been Seen In the Miami Design District

The Buena Vista neighborhood located between Little Haiti and the Design District in Miami, Florida was first established in the 1920’s. The Buena Vista East Historic District is on the National Historic Registry with numerous mansions that have… Read More

Famous Skyscrapers in NYC and the People Who Own Them

New York City is home to the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere, and is the sixth tallest building in the entire world; the One World Trade Center. It also features skyscrapers like the Bank of America Tower… Read More

How to Step into the World of Art Collecting in Miami

Though a little more difficult than other methods of beginning your art collection, building repertoire with local artists in the community can open up your collection to pieces that otherwise you may never have found. Celebrities like Leonardo Di Capro and George Lindemann have taken this step to heart in building his art collection. Often the red carpet attendee is seen attending gallery openings and engaging with featured artists.

New Markets Tax Program boosts Maine’s economy

The Maine New Markets Tax Credit program has also created or saved more than 1,000 indirect jobs. Had it not been for this investment program, these jobs would not exist. Thanks to the new markets tax credit program and initiatives of similar effect at both state and federal levels, resources are being secured necessary to make significant improvements and boosts to the economy. This federal program was created to stimulate an investment in the economy and to help economically distressed communities to generate jobs and ultimately improve the lives of the residents. There is even a model for conservation in the rural woods of north-central Maine. This would contribute to the local economy, the environment and social equity, all the while still supporting forest-products, jobs and even new outdoor recreational opportunities for the public.

Art collecting in Miami

Miami, long recognized as one of the leading beach tourist destinations in the nation, has so much more to offer visitors than warm, crystal-clear waters and pristine sandy beaches and George Lindemann. The city has also emerged as an internationally-renowned arts and cultural exhibition leader, with fantastic viewing opportunities in art museums, exhibitions, and shows spanning a wide variety of artistic mediums.

Organizations Who Work With National Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD)

When a disaster happens the first thing of importance is to offer assistance to the people who have been affected. The American Red Cross, The Salvation Army, and United Way are examples of organizations that immediately come to… Read More