Tampa Bay History Center hosts 150 maps from the 15th century through today charting six centuries in Florida
TAMPA, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Before the South was “The South,” there was only La Florida. Indeed, nearly 100 years before the English arrived in Virginia, Spanish and French explorers charted a course for “The Land of Flowers.” Marking the quincentenary of Ponce de León’s 1513 landing on Florida’s shores, the Tampa Bay History Center presents Charting the Land of Flowers: 500 Years of Florida Maps, one of the most comprehensive exhibitions of Florida cartography ever assembled.
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- The Soup Kitchen Inc. of Boynton Beach is proud to announce its first gala in recognition of its 30th anniversary in serving the local Florida community. The organization is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit, sustaining itself only through the generosity of the community and its volunteers.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- Move For Hunger, a nationwide non-profit hunger relief organization, is proud to announce that AMWAT Moving and Storage of Tallahassee, Fla., is the recipient of the 'Mover of the Year Award' for 2012.
Five Year Grant Objectives Met: Enhanced Training and Services to End Violence and Abuse of Women Later in Life
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. /Florida Newswire/ -- In October 2007 the Area Agency on Aging Palm Beach/Treasure Coast, Inc., FL Resource Center for Women and Children, Inc., Office of the State Attorney Fifteenth Judicial Circuit and Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office collaboratively received funding from the Department of Justice, Office of Violence Against Women to provide enhanced training and services to end violence and abuse of women later in life.