MTV Election After Party with The South Florida Access

Young voters and college students around South Florida crowded the MTV-transformed gym at Miami Dade College in Kendall after polls closed for the midterm election Tuesday night. The free event kicked off at 7 p.m., and was hosted by Liza Koshy. The event also featured musical performances from Fat Joe, Ashanti and Lauren Jauregui. Reporter

2019-02-04T11:28:54+00:00 November 7th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Export, Lifestyle, News, Politics|

Ninth Annual Day of Dead celebration in Fort Lauderdale

The Ninth Annual Day of the Dead Festival was celebrated Friday in Fort Lauderdale by a widely diverse crowd. Although the tradition of Day of the Dead or Dia de los Muertos, owes its cultural roots to Mexico, people from many cultural backgrounds came to enjoy the festivities and embrace

2018-11-16T15:32:02+00:00 November 5th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle|

New Cuban musical details the struggles of the Cuban Revolution

“Havana Music Hall,” a new musical based on the Cuban Revolution, is now performing at Actor’s Playhouse on Miracle Mile. The show chronicles the story of a couple, Ramona and Rolando Calderon, as they begin to break into the Cuban music scene in 1958. It follows the couple to modern times, detailing struggles still

2019-02-04T12:41:01+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Arts & Culture, Export, Lifestyle|

Ninth Annual Day of the Dead celebration in Fort Lauderdale

The Ninth Annual Day of the Dead celebration in downtown Fort Lauderdale is happening today, Nov. 2, from 3 p.m. to 1 a.m. The celebration starts with the Ofrendas exhibit at the New River Inn Fort Lauderdale History Center from 3 to 8 p.m. The “Azteca Stage” at the Huizenga

2018-11-02T10:08:00+00:00 November 2nd, 2018|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Music|

SFNS at the Movies: LeBron James’ Friday the 13th, and other scary ideas

Welcome to SFNS At the Movies! On this show, we will break down all the newest movie news coming from Hollywood as well happenings here in South Florida. At the end of the show, we will be reviewing the latest movies that have premiered and giving you our views! On today’s SFNS At the Movies,

2018-10-30T19:36:44+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Lifestyle, Reviews, sfns at the movies, Video/Audio|

Opinion: The NBAs “one-and-done” rule needs to be destroyed

Watching college basketball has been one of America's favorite past times. March Madness, where the NCAA’s top schools compete in a tournament for the College Basketball National Championship can be considered its own version of the Super Bowl. I have never been able to get into college basketball because I cannot support a league

2018-10-30T08:40:09+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Lifestyle, Opinion, Sports|

Breast Cancer Awareness with The South Florida Access

In the third episode of The South Florida Access, Yuselys Solis sits down with John Capurso, CEO of the Florida Breast Cancer Foundation. The Florida Breast Cancer Foundation is based in North Miami and serves the South Florida area. According to Capurso, the foundation is dedicated to ending breast cancer through advocacy, education, and research.

2018-10-30T08:27:12+00:00 October 30th, 2018|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Video/Audio|

Students Talkback: Breast Cancer Awareness Month

As Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes to a close, SFNS asked students at Florida International University how they participated. "In the beginning of October, I reminded all my female family members to get mammograms," said Magenta Thomas, an 18-year-old communications student. "I know how important it is to get checked

2018-10-25T13:08:55+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Education, Lifestyle, News|

SFNS at the Movies: Aladdin, Venom, and Parkland

Welcome to SFNS At the Movies! On this show, we will break down all the newest movie news coming from Hollywood as well happenings here in South Florida. At the end of the show, we will be reviewing the latest movies that have premiered and giving you our insight! On this week’s episode, we break

2018-10-24T11:03:13+00:00 October 24th, 2018|Lifestyle, Reviews, sfns at the movies, Video/Audio|

Q&A with Rudy Valdez, director of “The Sentence”

Earlier this month, South Florida News Service went to an advance screening of "The Sentence," a documentary detailing the journey of director Rudy Valdez and his family in their struggle to free his sister from a lengthy prison sentence. Sometimes referred to as the “Girlfriend Problem,” witnessing certain federal crimes and failing to report

2018-11-05T19:02:48+00:00 October 23rd, 2018|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle|