“A mi manera, sin pechos ni cabello”: el cáncer de mama convirtió a Carla Hill en una guerrera

Un almuerzo en honor a los sobrevivientes de cáncer de mama, organizado por la Ciudad de North Miami, se celebró este viernes 13 de octubre en el Joe Celestin Center. En el marco del mes de la prevención del cáncer de mama, el Breast Cancer Awareness Luncheon tuvo como plato fuerte los testimonios de quienes

2017-10-16T13:45:20+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Lifestyle, Noticias, Uncategorized|

The SoFlo Scoop: Miami Heat defeats New York Knicks; Boil-water notice in some Miami-Dade cities; Water park plans halted

Good morning South Florida! Today is Friday, March 31. Miami is expected to have a high of 84 and low of 69 with isolated thunderstorms; Key West will be partly cloudy with a high of 81 and a low of 74. Fort Lauderdale will have afternoon thunderstorms with a high of 86 and a low

2017-03-31T07:23:28+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Roundups, Uncategorized|

Young South Florida political activists [Video]

As Election Day draws near, a major focus in South Florida is on young voters and how they will impact the vote tally. Local activists have visited college campuses to get voters involved and registered. Republican or Democrat, it is all about getting the millennial vote. -- Hillary Clinton Campaign: Nicole Zambrano and Aurora Coulange Zambrano: So my name

2016-11-09T22:21:07+00:00 November 4th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The SoFlo Scoop: Trump meets with Haitian leaders; Miami unsafe for women; New Times: Don’t fear the Zika

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, Sept. 16. Miami is expected to have a partly cloudy day with high of 88 and low of 79, while Key West will also see partly cloudy skies with a high of 87 and a low of 80. Fort Lauderdale will have a mix of sunshine and clouds

2016-09-21T14:44:59+00:00 September 16th, 2016|Roundups, Uncategorized|

More money, more problems: Lottery winner sued by ex, files for bankruptcy

Sigh. Life can be so unfair sometimes. Lynn Anne Poirier, 62, won $1 million lottery prize, but was sued by her (now) ex-boyfriend for failing to share. After a jury ruled she needed to give her former beau nearly $300,000 -- finding the pair had a valid, albeit unwritten agreement to share big winnings -- she filed

2016-04-05T21:41:44+00:00 March 30th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Booze, chips dumped on I-95; motorists weep over spilled beer

Two semi trucks -- one carrying Busch Beer and another hauling Frio-Lay products -- bashed into one another in Brevard County early Wednesday morning, spraying snack food and suds across I-95 and tying up southbound traffic for about four hours. The ever-alert folks at First Coast News reported the road reopened at about 7:30 am, and

2016-04-06T15:39:51+00:00 March 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|

Florida town clamps down on drinking, gasp, loses money

Apparently making it harder for bros to get wasted in your seaside community hurts the bottom line, a Panhandle Spring Break locale discovered to its dismay. Remarkably, the New York Times article did not focus on South Florida -- which had its own set of spring-break-madness -- but instead in the so-called "Redneck Riveria." Panama City Beach passed nearly two

2016-04-05T21:41:44+00:00 March 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|

My day with the President

President Barack Obama greets the crowd of journalists as he arrives on Air Force One at Miami International Airport for the Town Hall Meeting at FIU.         By Kathleen Devaney Last Monday, I received an email from my South Florida News Service editor, Chris Delboni, that said, “Are any of you covering

2015-02-26T17:16:23+00:00 February 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Kids with disabilities get special visit from musician Ricardo Montaner.

By Juan Endara South Florida News Service Exclusive   Ricardo Montaner is the founder of La Ventana De Los Cielos, "A Window to Heaven,"  a non-profit organization that aims to promote, advocate and protect the right of children and adolescents with special abilities. The organization, which is located in Homestead, Florida, specializes in physical and intellectual development

2016-04-05T22:41:43+00:00 November 19th, 2014|Lifestyle, Music, Uncategorized|