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Undertaking Fatherhood

Undertaking Fatherhood

By Dr. Michelle Hintz, Psychologist, for EyesOnNews.com, June 16, 2015 –  “Never underestimate a kid’s tenacity. Raising a child is like wrestling a small but relentless opponent.” – Stephen Colbert Numerous well-known men have, in recent years, come out in favor of fatherhood through interesting, sometimes humorous comments such as Stephen Colbert’s in this recent interview. In addition to Colbert, Dwyane Wade and Jack Black are well-known for their devotion to family. In a completely unscientific poll, nine out of […]

by · June 16, 2015 · Consumer, Relationship, Tribute
June 3, 1965 Edward H. White II became the first American to step outside his spacecraft and let go (NASA)

Fifty years of Spacewalks – “A Holy Molly Kind Of Moment”

By Mark Young, EyesOnNews.com Managing Editor, June 3, 2015 – NASA is celebrating 50 Years of Spacewalks with the release of a 30-minute documentary. One astronaut, Michael Lopez-Alegria summed it up “It was a holy molly kind of moment.”  Here’s some additional info from NASA: “It’s been 50 years since NASA’s first EVA when Ed White went out on Gemini 4. We’ve come a long way.” This NASA documentary celebrates 50 years of extravehicular activity (EVA) or spacewalks that began with […]

Better Hurry, JetBlue $17 Airfare (eachway) ends at Midnight

Better Hurry, JetBlue $17 Airfare (eachway) ends at Midnight

By Terri Lynn, EyesOnNews.com Reporter, April 6, 2015 – Jetblue  today announced the start of service at Albany International Airport (ALB). The airline will operate daily service to Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (FLL) and Orlando International Airport (MCO) starting December 10, 2015. To celebrate, JetBlue is offering fares of $16.86 one way  between Albany and both Florida cities. The fare is for travel between December 10 and December 17, 2015. All introductory fare tickets must be purchased today, April 6, 2015. […]

by · April 6, 2015 · Broward County, Featured, Lifestyle, News, Tribute
“Managing Bubbie” The Story that Had to Be Told

“Managing Bubbie” The Story that Had to Be Told

By Terri Lynn, EyesOnNews.com Reporter, Mar 12, 2015 – “I vant you should write this down. I vant people should know my story.” Lea Lazega was larger than life. A strong, independent and fearless woman who survived Poland’s ghettos, the bleakness of the Holocaust and fleeing war torn Europe by not following the crowd.  Fast forward fifty years and her now-American family must struggle with how to manage a woman who time and again eluded catastrophe by refusing to be told […]

by · March 12, 2015 · Consumer, Entertainment, Featured, Tribute
John S. Bukata honored by President Barack Obama for volunteerism

John S. Bukata honored by President Barack Obama for volunteerism

By William E. Lewis Jr. For EyesOnNews.com, Nov 30, 2014 – President Barack Obama and the Corporation for National and Community Service on Thanksgiving awarded John S. Bukata of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, with the President’s Lifetime Achievement Award, a national honor offered in recognition of volunteer service. Having previously been awarded the President’s Volunteer Service Award, Bukata currently serves as Director of Campus Security and Safety at Johnson & Wales University in Miami, following a three decade career in law enforcement with […]

by · November 30, 2014 · Broward County, Featured, Government, News, Tribute
Jimmy Ryce Center Debuts New Website

Jimmy Ryce Center Debuts New Website

Vero Beach, FL. Oct. 7, 2014 – Don Ryce, founder and Executive Director of the Jimmy Ryce Center for Victims of Predatory Abduction, proudly debuted the organization’s brand new and informative website, named after his son, Jimmy, who was abducted, raped and murdered at the hands of a sexual predator on his way home from school in 1995. http://www.jimmyryce.org/ The goals of the website are to educate the public about the importance of bloodhounds when searching for a missing child, raise […]

Florida Heiress’ Dream of D.C. Memorial to Disabled Veterans Now a Reality

Florida Heiress’ Dream of D.C. Memorial to Disabled Veterans Now a Reality

The Ledger.com & By Matt Sedensky, Associated Press, Oct 6, 2014 –  WEST PALM BEACH | A Florida heiress’ decades- long push for a tribute to disabled veterans has finally come to fruition with the opening of a memorial near the National Mall. The American Veterans Disabled for Life Memorial was dedicated in Washington on Sunday. Beside President Barack Obama and other dignitaries was Lois Pope, an 81-year-old Palm Beach socialite and heir to a tabloid fortune, whose visit with injured veterans […]

by · October 6, 2014 · Education, Featured, News, Non profit, Tribute
Broward looking for Centurions and Century old businesses

Broward looking for Centurions and Century old businesses

BROWARD COUNTY, FL — In what is possibly the most impressive milestone to accomplish — turning 100 years old, whether you’re a human being, a county, a mom-and-pop shop or a major enterprise – is a major feat in life. That is why Broward 100 – Celebrating the Art of Community seeks to honor Broward County residents who are 100 years or older at its yearlong celebration from October 2014 through October 2015. They will be recognized as a Centennial Citizen. In addition, Broward-based businesses that have […]

9/11 Remembrance: Table of Silence at Lincoln Center (Video)

9/11 Remembrance: Table of Silence at Lincoln Center (Video)

By Joey Reynolds, Radio/TV Personality, Special For EyesOnNews.com, Sept 11, 2014 – For the past 4 years the Buglisi Dance Theater have presented a 9/11 memorial remembrance at Lincoln Center. The Table of Silence was performed today from 8:20 am to 8:46am and hundreds of people came to observe and remember. It’s a ritual for peace, conceived by choreographer Jacquelyn Buglisi and Italian artist Rosella Vasta. The plates  for the table of silence are ceramics from Perugia Italy. The work brings together more than […]

by · September 11, 2014 · Events, Featured, News, Theater, Tribute
Many 9/11 Observances planned; Here are some

Many 9/11 Observances planned; Here are some

By EyesOnNews.com, Sept 10, 2014 – This year let’s all take a moment to honor those who died in the 9/11 attacks. Below are some events you might consider attending. You might also call your local city hall, police or fire department to see if they are holding any ceremonies too.   BSO REMEMBERS THE HEROES OF SEPTEMBER 11 The Broward Sheriff’s Office invites the public to join us in paying tribute to those who lost their lives on September 11 […]

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Church

A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To Church

By Joey Reynolds, Radio & TV Personality, Special For EyesOnNews.com, Sept 9, 2014 – Today I stopped at Temple Emanu-El….usually on Sunday I go to church at 11 a.m. Today I worshipped at Temple Emanu-El after driving through Central Park from the west side to the east on 65th  street to the place where there were more cameras than in the B&H Camera store. It was a media frenzy behind police lines but very cool on the public side. Even the cops were […]

by · September 8, 2014 · Events, Featured, News, Theater, Tribute
Remembering Joan Rivers (Video)

Remembering Joan Rivers (Video)

By EyesOnNews.com, Sept 5, 2014 – “Can we talk?” those three words became her trademark.  Unfortunately, we won’t hear Joan Rivers speak those words anymore. Joan Rivers passed away yesterday at age 81.  Some friends of mine knew the comedian, here are their recollections.  Joey Reynolds even lent us a video of Joan you can view below: Reflections on Joan Rivers by Joey Reynolds, Radio/TV Personality I believe in looking good, dressing smart and being funny. So did my friend Joan Rivers. Last […]

by · September 5, 2014 · Events, Featured, News, Theater, Tribute, Videos