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                                               Miami Lighthouse inaugurates third floor, expands facilities
                                               for blind children’s music and fitness programs
                                                  Northern Trust Bank recently hosted      through the pro bono work of Arellano
                                              the Miami Lighthouse Grand Opening           Construction, contributions from the
                                              of a new facility to train future music      Centennial Project of the Rotary Club of
                                              industry professionals, dramatically         Miami and philanthropists Gloria Martin,
                                              increasing the potential for positive        the Rev. Marta Weeks, Arthur Hertz, Oak
                                              change in the lives of the blind and visu-   Foundation and others.
                                              ally impaired.                                  The Music & Sound Studio, named in
                                                  A ribbon cutting ceremony and            honor of music industry legend Henry
                                              reception in the courtyard celebrated        Stone, features recording and computer
                                              the inauguration of the Gloria Martin        equipment that enables blind students
                                              Third Floor Wing at Miami Lighthouse         to study music performance, composi-
                                              for the Blind. The new space will house      tion, production and distribution, lead-
                                              the Blind Babies Program, Music and          ing to mainstream employment as per-
                                              Fitness Programs, and Summer Camp            formers, song or jingle writers, and
Sheldon Anderson of Northern Trust            for blind kids.                              sound engineers, and to other music        Lighthouse Deputy Director Sheldon Roy, with Board
Bank with Virginia Jacko, President of            This expansion was made possible         careers.                                   Members Gloria Martin, Carol Russo, and Barbara Weintraub
Miami Lighthouse

Miami Lighthouse Chairman        Arthur Hertz, County Commissioner Bruno Barreiro, State
Bill Roy with Sheldon Dagen,                                                                        Rosa Maria Plasencia, Board Member Pamela Garrison and         Legendary record producer
                                 Representative Yolly Roberson, Project Representative John         Virginia Jacko                                                 Henry Stone and wife, Inez
Chairman of Health               Harrison and Lighthouse Deputy Director Sheldon Roy
Foundation of South Florida                                                                                                                               PHOTOS: CHRISTIAN LAZZARI AND CHRISTIAN RODRIGUEZ

                                                                 Board Member Sloan McCrea
                                                                 with Eugenia McCrea, Karl
Board Member Karl                 State Rep. Luis Garcia         Bishopric, and The Rev. Marta Lions Club members, Diana Castillo, Elaine                 Rotary Club President Richard
Bishopric and wife, Carmen
                                                                 Weeks                         Riedinger, Bertha Garcia, and Mario Echevarria             Tonkinson cuts a ribbon

              ENGAGEMENTS                                       WEDDINGS                                       GRADUATION                              ANNIVERSARIES

             BALLARD - BOWNE                                  BARRIOS – LEON                                          RUSS                                     BENEDICT

                Arthur and Kathleen                            Alfredo and Zaira Leon,                        Janelle Soleil Russ gradu-                   Congratulations to Erika
            Ballard of The Redlands are                    Herly Terant and Armando                       ated Magna Cum Laude with                    and Kent Benedict of Miami,
            delighted to announce the                      Barrios had the pleasure of                    a Bachelor of Fine Arts                      Florida who celebrated their
            engagement of their daugh-                     giving away their children,                    degree in Fashion Design                     first wedding anniversary on
            ter, Vanessa Aye to Todd                       Veronica and Miguel in holy                    from Fashion Institute of                    July 1, 2007. They were mar-
            Michael Bowne, son of                          matrimony. The wedding took                    Technology in New York City.                 ried last July at St. Catherine
            Douglas Bowne and Christine                    place on Saturday, June 9th,                   Proud parents, Alton and Avis                of Siena Catholic Church and
            Bowne of Lakeland, Florida.                    at St. Timothy Catholic                        Russ, family and friends con-                held their reception at
            The couple fell in love while                  Church. The wedding was                        gratulate Janelle for her                    Douglas Entrance in Coral
            at the University of FL and                    attended by family and                         accomplishments.                             Gables. They honeymooned
            has been dating since 2003.                    friends. May the Lord bless                       Janelle is an honors gradu-               throughout Italy and the
            After a romantic dinner at                     them always.                                   ate at Design and                            Greek Isles. They are both
            Bistro 1245 they were                                                                         Architecture Senior High                     working in the Private Wealth
            engaged on the Reitz Union                                                                    School in Miami. She is cur-                 Management sectors for
            Lawn, November 31, 2006.                                                                      rently an intern at Enyce, a                 financial institutions in South
            They are excited to be plan-                                                                  division of Liz Claiborne.                   Florida and currently residing
            ning a winter wedding for                                                                                                                  in Coral Gables, Florida.
            January 5, 2008 in Coral
            Gables, FL.
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