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French Spice Miami 2012

French Spice Miami 2012

Fans of French gastronomy living in South Florida will want to attend French Spice Miami 2012. This event is part of French Week Miami, launched by the French-American Chamber of Commerce of Miami and organized in collaboration with the Consulate General of France in Miami. See more…

 

 

 


Ozzie Guillen

Ozzie Guillen

Is it just a slip of the tongue? Did Ozzie Guillen, the Marlins’ manager, know that he would make the (notorious) buzz, when he said during the team’s road-trip to Phillie that he respected Fidel Castro for having been able to remain in power in Cuba as long as he had? See more…

 

 

 

 

 

 


Great Seal of the Sate of Florida

Great Seal of the Sate of Florida

[History]: Florida is the 4th most populous, and the 8th most densely populated of the 50 United States. Florida was discovered in 1513 by Spanish explorer Juan Ponce de León – who named it La Florida (“Flowery Land”) upon landing there during the Easter season, Pascua Florida – Florida was a challenge for the European colonial powers before it gained statehood in the United States in 1845.  See more…