Public Affairs

Posted: July 06, 2016



MS FAST FACTS: Did you know that 1 out of every thousand people in the world are diagnosed with MS? Did you know women are 3 times more likely to get MS? The Multiple Sclerosis Foundation, known in the MS community as MS Focus, is a nonprofit organization focused on providing free services that address the critical needs of people with MS and their families, helping them maintain the best quality of life. Click here for more info.

--------------- HURRICANE SEASON --------------

Hurricane Season runs from June 1st through November 30th.
Forecasters are expecting a busier than usual season in 2017:
Predictions call for 11 - 17 named storms.
5 - 9 of which could become hurricanes.
2 - 4 of which could become major hurricanes.

No matter how many storms form, that does not mean any will make landfall in the U.S. or in South Florida. But all it takes is one storm to cause damage. Easy 93.1 urges you to be prepared.

Here are links to important information about Hurricane Readiness and what do before, during and after a storm:
Miami Dade County Emergency Management.
Broward County Emergency Operations.
Our TV news partner, WSVN 7.
The National Hurricane Center.


Join Easy 93.1 in honoring our Veterans by supporting Mission United – helping Veterans with employment, legal, health, educational services and more. Find details at



With pools, lakes and canals everywhere in South Florida, knowing how to swim can be critical to safety. Miami-Dade and Broward County Parks have a variety of swim lessons for all ages and skill levels, many available at low or no cost. Find more details below:
Classes in Miami Dade County.
Classes in Broward County.


The Humane Society of Broward County is in dire need of newspapers. The Shelter is full up with kittens and pocket pets (bunnies, gerbils, hamsters, etc.) and newspaper is used to line their cages. It helps keep the animals warm and also keeps the cages sanitary because the paper is absorbent and disposable.

If you have a collection of papers in your home waiting to go the recycle bin, HSBC asks that you PLEASE donate them to the shelter instead. Even one issue can help a handful of pets.

See more about the Humane Society and pets that are up for adoptions here.

Summer Camps

Museum of Discovery and Science


Broward Center

Arsht Center

Miami Dade County Parks

Broward County Parks

The City of Hollywood’s ArtsPark Movie Nights are back! Free family-friendly flicks every Friday night through September, 8pm at Young Circle. Find the full schedule of movies here.

Easy 93.1 supports the American Heart Association year round. Join us November 19th at Museum Park for the Miami-Dade Heart Walk!

Join Easy 93.1 in honoring our Veterans by supporting Mission United – helping Veterans with employment, legal, health, educational services and more. Find details at
To see upcoming events including Job Fairs and Homeowners Workshops, visit the Mission United Facebook page.

Easy 93.1 invites you to join us supporting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Broward County and the great work they do for our young people, including after-school programs, homework assistance, vocational training and more. Find more info about programs, how to support them, and how to get your child involved here.


American Heart Association / Go Red For Women

Easy 93.1 partners with the American Heart Association year-round to raise awareness of the issue of women and heart disease.

Why it Matters: #lifeiswhy

The American Heart Association's Go Red For Women Campaign reminds you that heart disease is still the #1 killer of women. 1 in 3 women will die of heart disease - yet 80% of cardiac events can be prevented with education and lifestyle changes.

Know your numbers (blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and body mass index / BMI) and schedule your annual well-woman visit. Learn more about the causes, your risk factors, and prevention tips here.

Learn more about the Go Red for Women movement and , Go Red Por Tu Corazon.

Kids' Health, courtesy of the American Heart Association:

THE AHA says lowering your kids' sodium intake now can protect their health later. Visit for tips on how to stay healthy through the school year.


Caring For the Environment
Take care of the planet all year! Click the link to learn simple things you can do to Heal the Planet (and you’ll probably save money, too!).


Information about the Zika Virus:

Miami-Dade Public Schools Zika Info Broward Public Schools Zika Info

Click here for regular updates from the Florida Department of Health, including information about protecting yourself from mosquito-borne illness.

Resources - links you can use:

Miami-Dade County Government Call 311

Broward County Government Call 211

Your City Connections - click the city name to go to the city website.

Miami-Dade County



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