| Nov 22, 2013
| 2:21 AM
Once adrift in life, Fort Lauderdale amputee Thomas Mills III is walking with new purpose, decked out as a superhero to inspire the disabled to get moving in novel ways.
But it wasn't long ago that the man in the Superman costume was the one in need...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 11:23 AM
(photo by Larry Marano)
I never saw Josh Groban live in concert prior to his Nov. 6 concert, but now I can confirm two things: I understand how he’s sold more than 25 million albums worldwide and why ladies love him.
Performing his In The...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Jacksonville First Coast20
Tampa Plant 17
Fort Pierce Central7
Wellington Palm Beach Gardens 12
Osceola 19Tampa Sickles 14...
| Dec 1, 2013
Apopka 42Jacksonville First Coast20
Tampa Plant 17Fort Pierce Central7
Wellington Palm Beach Gardens 12Miramar 10
Osceola 19Tampa Sickles 14
Tarpon Springs East Lake 49Punta...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 12:07 PM
What: First weekend of state football championship games
Schedule: Friday — Class 2A final, Hialeah Champagnat (13-0) vs. Lakeland Victory Christian (10-3), 1; 1A final, Trenton (11-1) vs. Blountstown (13-0), 7. Saturday — 3A final,...
| Dec 6, 2013
Ten bands from the past, most of them with songs we have sung for decades, will flood Magic City Casino in Miami this weekend in what chief operating officer Scott Savin says he hopes will become an annual event.
The Magic City Casino Classic Rock...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 10:19 AM
Another high-ranking NBCUniversal executive is leaving.
This time it is Telemundo President Emilio Romano who is exiting after just two years in the top position at the Spanish-language network.
For Romano, the handwriting has been on the wall for...
| Sep 18, 2013
| 4:21 PM
En las últimas tres décadas, la población hispana de Estados Unidos se ha diversificado cada vez más en sus orígenes nacionales. Ciudades dominadas antiguamente por un solo grupo hispano –tales como puertorriqueños en Nueva York, mexicanos en Los...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Last week: While most national and international media attention has focused on possible U.S. military actions in Syria, U.S. immigration reform has fallen to a secondary place in public debates. Last week, a small group of Latino activists organized a...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Last week: Organized librarians and Miami-Dade citizens convinced the County Commission to stop the ill-advised plan to gut the library system by cutting hours and librarians. Budget crisis averted, but [only] postponed. The fact is libraries are not just...
| Oct 15, 2013
| 2:46 PM
The Hialeah Park poker room was flush with customers in its first full month, with pretty much a full house.
The new poker room outearned its south Broward and Miami-Dade competitors, with $692,417 in September revenue. That’s well ahead of nearby...