Although the city of Miami Beach may not be hosting the big game, the urban-island will be welcoming thousands of visitors in the days leading up to Super Bowl LIV. Between the Super Bowl Experience at the Miami Beach Convention Center, large-scale network broadcasts on iconic Ocean Drive an…
Sunday, January 26, 2020
NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his teenage daughter and three others were killed in a helicopter crash in Southern California on Sunday.The chopper went down in Calabasas, about 30 miles (48 kilometers) northwest of downtown Los Angeles. Authorities confirmed that five people died, with no survivor…
It is officially Super Bowl week. The big game will take place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens on Sunday, Feb. 2, and the demand for this year's Super Bowl is at an all-time high with it trending to be the most expensive Super Bowl ever. The cheapest ticket to the big game currentl…
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
On Wednesday, Jan. 22, service to the city of Miami police department came to an indefinite halt for Javier Ortiz, a Hispanic police captain who claimed to be a “Black male.” Ortiz has reportedly been suspended with pay pending further investigation. The assertion was made in front of city commissioners during a meeting Jan. 17 that resulted in global news uproar for both its racial slant and audacious delivery.
The National Weather Service routinely warns people about falling rain, snow and hail, but temperatures are dropping so low in South Florida the forecasters warned residents Tuesday about falling iguanas.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Formula 1 Miami Grand Prix has eliminated Northwest 199th Street in Miami Gardens from its race to gain acceptance in Miami Gardens, and limit when cars can go vroom.
Sunday, January 19, 2020
Florida A&M University next football game isn’t until Sunday, Sept. 6th 2020, so we still have to wait a while to see the 2019 Black College Football National Champions take the field in 2020 against the Albany State Golden Rams in the Orange Blossom Classic at the Hard Rock Stadium in M…
Saturday, January 18, 2020
City officials will employ whatever measures they can including firing Miami Police Cpt. Javier Ortiz, who challenged commissioners about his race and ethnicity at a meeting Friday.
Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, will no longer use the titles “royal highness” or receive public funds under a deal struck Saturday for them to step aside as senior royals, Buckingham Palace said Saturday..
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
First-grader MaKynLee Elise will ride along in a two-seater BMW convertible for her debut appearance in Liberty City’s 43rd annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade.
Miami Carol City Senior High School produces change agents, champions and music aficionados. Notable alumni include a Florida senator and circuit court judge and NFL Super Bowl champions.
Monday, January 13, 2020
The latest Washington Post-Ipsos national poll shows former Vice President Joe Biden is the favored challenger for the Democratic presidential nomination among Black Americans.
Democrat Cory Booker dropped out of the presidential race Monday, ending a campaign whose message of unity and love failed to resonate in a political era marked by chaos and anxiety.
Friday, January 10, 2020
In court, experts ruled that Solomon Stinson was temporarily insane during a shooting spree that took place June 2, where he allegedly fired at police officers and several bystanders in West Broward.
Criminal justice reformist Melba Pearson will challenge incumbent Katherine Fernandez Rundle for Miami-Dade State Attorney.
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
The U.S. and Iran stepped back from the brink of possible war Wednesday, as President Donald Trump indicated he would not respond militarily after no one was harmed in Iran’s missile strike on two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops.
Alfredo Ramirez was joined by his family, Mayor Carlos Gimenez and retiring police director Juan Perez as he was named Miami-Dade Police Department director Wednesday morning.
- Northwest 199th Street eliminated from F1 race
- Firing Ortiz – who applied as white, but sat for tests as Black – being explored
- Rolle to the polls: Former Miami-Dade commissioner announces run for District 2
- Super Bowl LIV events kick off this week
- Marching 100 to perform in Fort Lauderdale MLK parade
- Black sororities celebrate historical milestones
- Criminal investigation led to suspension of Miami Police Cpt. Javier Ortiz
- Two city managers in the hot seat
- RONNISA OLIVIA BAPTISTE
- Bridges named after city sons
- Street closures to note on Miami Beach during Super Bowl LIV week
- SuperFest and Vewtopia events merge
- Black artists show out at 62nd Grammys
- Ex-NBA star Kobe Bryant dies in helicopter crash
- Experience the Super Bowl without the high, ticket price
- Super Bowl back in Miami for 11th time after 10-year hiatus
- Youth served: Gauff wins, Serena loses at Australian Open
- Lawyers: Kodak Black moved to federal prison in Kentucky