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Miami Beach bars and restaurants reopened on May 27, after being closed for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic.

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The state will allow bars to reopen at 50% capacity starting Monday, Florida’s top business regulator announced via Twitter Thursday evening. But that’s not going to apply in Miami-Dade County.

Halsey Beshears, the secretary of the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, said that the state will rescind Executive Order 20-09, which forced some standalone bars and breweries to essentially shut down earlier this summer in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Jennifer Moon, the Miami-Dade County deputy mayor overseeing emergency orders, said the county wouldn’t be adding bars to Monday’s planned lifting of bans on rental scooters, outdoor amusement parks and tour boats. “No bars,” she said.

Bars and breweries that do not have substantial food menus have been banned from selling alcohol on-site since June

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Sen. Kamala Harris is hosting the launch of a national voter outreach program for the Joe Biden campaign with Hispanic small business owners on Saturday, her first virtual Florida event since becoming the Democratic vice presidential candidate.

The new program, called “Nuestros Negocios, Nuestros Futuros,” will partner with Latino business owners to spread the word about Biden’s plan to encourage entrepreneurship among Hispanic communities, while involving them in the campaign’s Hispanic voter outreach efforts.

Saturday’s virtual launch with Miami’s Hispanic business owners is slated to be the first of several around the country, according to the Biden campaign — including in Arizona, Nevada, Wisconsin and North Carolina. Among the participants for the South Florida small business event: Ivan Nieves, owner of La Social restaurant; Pilar Guzmán Zavala, CEO of Half Moon Empanadas and Claudia Mendoza, owner of I.Q. Construction in West Palm Beach, and Bill Fuller, co-owner of Ball &

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Sen. Kamala Harris is hosting the launch of a national voter outreach program for the Joe Biden campaign with Hispanic small business owners on Saturday, her first virtual Florida event since becoming the Democratic vice presidential candidate.

The new program, called “Nuestros Negocios, Nuestros Futuros,” will partner with Latino business owners to spread the word about Biden’s plan to encourage entrepreneurship among Hispanic communities, while involving them in the campaign’s Hispanic voter outreach efforts.

Saturday’s virtual launch at 1 p.m. with Miami’s Hispanic business owners is slated to be the first of several around the country, according to the Biden campaign — including in Arizona, Nevada, Wisconsin and North Carolina. Among the participants for the South Florida small business event are Ivan Nieves, owner of La Social restaurant; Pilar Guzmán Zavala, CEO of Half Moon Empanadas and Claudia Mendoza, owner of I.Q. Construction in West Palm Beach.

Also joining the

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