The Pandemic of Mental Health

As we leave 2020 behind and enter 2021 with optimism, there are a record number of Americans who cannot because they’re anxious, worried, sleep-deprived, distracted, and depressed due to the Covid-19 pandemic; coupled with continuous disruptions in their daily lives, ongoing financial loss and uncertainty about the future. We were already experiencing a pandemic of […]

Seniors are Ready to Get Back to Normal

Months into the coronavirus pandemic, Seniors are still having a hard time envisioning their “new normal.” Many are grieving the loss of their old routines, their families, and daily activities. They are suffering from depression, anxiety, and isolation.  With Seniors in nursing homes and assisted living centers being among the first Americans to be vaccinated, […]

Merry Christmas 2020

Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas! It brings me joy to be able to give several senior citizens in Miramar gift cards during this time of year. May it find them in good spirits and health. Wishing everyone a happy holiday! Commissioner Dr. Barbara Sharief

Smitty’s Sistrunk Grand Opening

I was happy to attend the ribbon cutting ceremony of Smittys Sistrunk. Thanking Senator Chris Smith for bringing this exciting locally-owned and operated restaurant to the Sistrunk/Ft. Lauderdale area. Smitty’s offers a variety of signature chicken wings and flavorful sauces, an inviting environment for guests to enjoy, and job opportunities for the City’s neighbors. Commissioner […]

The 41st Annual South Florida Chanukah Festival presented by Chabad of South Florida

Attended the 41st Annual South Florida Chanukah Festival presented by Chabad of South Florida. It was an honor to participate in the Menorah lighting ceremony and listen to Jewish Music Superstar Mordechai Shapiro he is so talented I really enjoyed his music! I’d like to thank Rabbi Raphael Tannenhaus for the invitation. This was the […]