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Teresa Mears is a publisher, writer and editor who was raised to be frugal. She became a website entrepreneur after 30 years as an editor at newspapers ranging in size from the Portland (Tenn.) Leader to The Los Angeles Times and The Miami Herald, where she worked most recently. She moved to Florida in 1980 because it was the only place she could get a job during that recession and has lived in South Florida since 1985, in Miami, Hollywood, Tamarac, Wilton Manors and Fort Pierce. She is co-owner and CEO of the parent network, Living on the Cheap.

Martha/Mary Concert Series 2022-23

For more than a decade, organizers of the Martha/Mary Concerts, led by artistic founding director Paul Posnak, have been presenting award-winning musical artists. Concerts are $10 to $15 per person. The 2022-23 season runs Sept. 25, 2022, through April 23, 2023, and includes six concerts, at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Miami. The concerts are …

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Jam on percussion for free or join $5 jam

Channel the inner musician  you’ve always wanted to be on Friday nights during the free Friday Night Drum Jam from 7-9 p.m. at the South Florida Center for Percussive Arts, 12770 SW 125 Ave., Ste. 101 South Dade. Each Friday evening guests can try many different percussion instruments including hand drums and drum sets. The event …

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Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU free every Saturday

The Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU, the only museum dedicated to telling the story of 250 years of Florida Jewish heritage, arts and culture, offers free admission every Saturday. The museum’s focal point is its core exhibit, MOSAIC: Jewish Life in Florida, 1763 to Present. The museum also has a collections and research center, films, timeline wall …

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Free live music at Dolphin Mall this weekend

Enjoy free live music at the Dolphin Mall at the Ramblas Plaza Stage by entry 3, on Fridays and Saturdays from 7 to 11 p.m. Performers for July 2022: Friday, July 15: La Tradicion Saturday, July 16: Stella Fusion Friday, July 22: Rico Band Saturday, July 23: Leather and Lace Friday, July 29: David Fernando …

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Discounted late-night movies at Coral Gables Art Cinema

Night owls who love movies will want to get in on discounted late-night movie screenings at the Coral Gables Art Cinema. Offered at 9 p.m. Saturdays, the “After Hours” series offers quite a selection of films to enjoy. To receive the discounts, however, you’ll need to purchase an annual $30 After Hours Membership. The yearly …

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Science Center and Aquarium offers discounts

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium offers opportunities for discounts. Military Discount Veterans and active-duty military receive FREE general admission for themselves and 3 guests all year long (with valid ID). Blue Star Museum  The Science Center participates in the Blue Star Museum program, which offers free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and …

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Free and Cheap Summer Activities for Kids in the Palm Beaches

When school is out and summertime hits, there’s one question that comes to our mind — What are some free and cheap summer activities for kids in the Palm Beaches? While our hope is the kids will be able occupy their time creatively, sometimes we need some new ideas to add some excitement to their everyday …

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