222 Taco Opens in North Bay Village With Tacos and Tequila

222 Taco recently opened in a strip mall on the 79th Street Causeway — the main thoroughfare that runs through the village. Anna Robbins (formerly of Coyo Taco) and Alex Picart have opened the restaurant that has what many Miami restaurants lack — a genuine feel of a family-run spot that also happens to serve […]

Two thousand public housing residents were uprooted from West Tampa. Here’s where they went

Retired mechanic and construction worker Linell Donald photographed at his studio apartment at J.L. Young Apartments, a public housing complex for seniors on Florida Avenue. Donald, 64, is among roughly 2,000 residents who were relocated from North Boulevard Homes, which is being demolished as part of an urban renewal project. [CHRIS O’DONNELL | Times ] […]

27 stories of North Bay philanthropy

Last year, the Montgomery Village donated more than $20,000 in gift certificates was given to schools, service clubs and other nonprofits. “We’ve always contribute gift certificates as auction items to charitable organizations’ fundraising events. During the fires, those displaced came here seeking friends and a semblance of normalcy,” said Melissa Williams, director of operations. “People […]

Things to do with the kids this weekend

Two St. Patrick’s Day parades, the Collier County Fair, Estero’s anniversary party and more. Here’s our list of things to do with the kids this weekend, March 16-18, in the Fort Myers-Naples area. Friday, March 16 35th San-Cap Lions Arts & Crafts Fair — 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Sanibel Community House, 2173 Periwinkle Way, Sanibel, FL […]

North Bay Village tentatively approves condo building | Miami Herald

North Bay Village commissioners have given tentative approval to a 22-story, 127-unit condominium building on the Kennedy Causeway. The Village Commission approved the project last week. The building also will include space for offices, shops and restaurants. “We haven’t had new developments for so many years, and this project will bring revenue to the city,” […]

Miller, Eve (berkowitz)

MILLER, Eve (Berkowitz) Eve (Berkowitz) Miller, of North Bay Village, FL, wife of Max Miller, died Sunday (November 14, 1999). She was a member of the Congregation Agudas Achim of Columbia. Besides her husband she is survived by two brothers, Myron Berkowitz and Samuel Berkowitz, both of Columbia; three sisters, Ceile Fruchman of Columbia; Estelle […]