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Yolanda Tahar Maurer, publisher. Recipient First Prize Florida Magazine, Florida Newspaper Association, 1958, George Washington award Freedoms Foundation, 1975; named Woman of Year, American Cancer Society, 1983, Woman of Style and Substance, Philharmonic Society, 1996, Woman of Year, Women in Communications, 1967, 83. Board member Miami City Ballet, Performing Arts Center, 1985-1989, Florida Philharmonic Orchestra, Opera Guild Fort Lauderdale.

Background

Maurer, Yolanda Tahar was born on October 8, 1922 in Tuuis-Tunisia, North Africa. Daughter of Joseph Tahar and Oro (Sidi) Tahar.

Career

Columnist Fort Lauderdale News, 1948-1965. Public Pictorial Life, 1965-1971. Editorial writer Fort Lauderdale News, 1971-1980.

Public, 1980-1986.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: The Best of Broward, 1986, Ode To the City, 1995.

Membership

Board member Miami City Ballet, Performing Arts Center, 1985-1989, Florida Philharmonic Orchestra, Opera Guild Fort Lauderdale.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: writing, reading, computers, cooking.

Connections

Married William S. Maurer, January 5, 1966. 1 child, Larry.

father:
Joseph Tahar Tahar

mother:
Oro (Sidi) Tahar

spouse:
William S. Maurer

child:
Larry Maurer