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Palmetto HS Model UN team hosts conference/fundraiser

Palmetto HS Model UN team hosts conference/fundraiser

Miami Palmetto High School’s Model United Nations team hosted its second annual conference, PantherMUN II, on Saturday, Jan. 9. Lasting from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the school’s campus, the event had delegations that debated topics relating to this months UNICEF theme, human trafficking, according to Trevor Knecht. “The …

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Village residents gather to celebrate Hanukkah

Village residents gather to celebrate Hanukkah

More than 100 Palmetto Bay residents —adults and children alike — gathered for a gala Hanukkah celebration in and around the Coral Reef Park gazebo on Sunday, Dec. 13. Rabbi Zalman Gansburg, Rabbi of Chabad of Palmetto Bay, officiated at the candle-lighting ceremony, with Mayor Eugene Flinn, Vice Mayor John …

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Melissa Cyber-Bulling Conference Teaches Violence Prevention to 160

Students in session on Learning Relationships

Students from 14 different Miami-Dade elementary schools attended The Melissa Institute for Violence Prevention and Treatment’s “Elementary School Student Conference on Cyber-bullying Prevention” Dec. 10 to learn cyber-bullying tactics and to prevent them. The 2015 conference continued prevention sessions begun in 2003 for nine to 10-year-olds from Miami-Dade County Public …

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