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The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

If Miami is the Magic City, Craig Robins is its tireless conjurer. As founder and chief executive of the real estate company Dacra, Robins has been pulling off seemingly impossible feats since the late 1980s. He transformed the moribund art deco neighbourhood of South Beach into a glittering destination. More recently he has turned the [...]

November 14, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

State officials in Florida on Friday tripled the active Zika transmission zone in the trendy seaside community of Miami Beach after five new cases of the mosquito-borne virus believed to cause a severe birth defect were identified in the area. The active transmission zone grew from 1.5 square miles to 4.5 square miles and consists [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

Coast Guard rescues lost divers off Anclote Key in Florida

Coast Guard rescues lost divers off Anclote Key in Florida

The U.S. Coast Guard rescued two lost divers about 20 miles off Anclone Key in Florida after they resurfaced and were unable to locate their boat. A Coast Guard crew out of the St. Petersburg sector took the rescue call around 11:30 a.m. Saturday after the divers resurfaced and realized they were lost. Both divers [...]

August 14, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on Coast Guard rescues lost divers off Anclote Key in Florida

Florida Zika virus has health, travel experts urging caution

Florida Zika virus has health, travel experts urging caution

Windsorites planning winter vacations in Florida should educate themselves about Zika virus, warns health officials and a Windsor travel agent currently booking vacations. U.S. government health officials on Monday warned pregnant women to avoid a Zika-stricken section of Miami after the number of people feared infected through mosquito bites in the country climbed to 14. Anyone who has visited [...]

August 6, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Florida Zika virus has health, travel experts urging caution

Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

The Florida Department of Health confirmed four cases ofZika virus in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have a “high likelihood” of being locally transmitted. Health officials believe the virus was acquired in a one-mile area of Miami, though no mosquitoes the department has trapped have tested positive for Zika yet, according to a press release. ADVERTISEMENT [...]

August 1, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Local transmission of Zika confirmed in South Florida

More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast

More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast

Crews searching waters off the Florida coast for a man and his three teenage children reported missing after setting off on a sailboat three days ago have found two empty kayaks believed to have been secured to the boat, the U.S. Coast Guard said on Wednesday. Ace Kimberly, 45, two sons aged 13 and 15, [...]

June 22, 2016 Saheli News Comments Off on More items from sailboat of missing family found off Florida coast