Earlier this year, Coral Gables announced the prohibition of single-use plastic straws and stirrers in city facilities, parks and events on city property. Matt Anderson, the senior sustainability analyst for the city, said they wanted to lead by example and encourage residents and the business community.
Florida National University recently hosted its fourth annual human trafficking walk, which school officials say creates awareness in the community. Hundreds of students participated in a walk presented by Florida National University according to community relations director Rachel Tourgeman. The march occurred on Jan. 31 at 10 a.m. outside
109 dead. 1,400 injured. 690 wrongfully detained. These stats, detailing the acts committed by the Nicaraguan government on its citizens from April 18 to May 30 of last year, are part of a report its authors say was suppressed by President Daniel Ortega’s regime. On
Leaders of Democratic and Republican clubs on South Florida college campus said they felt President Donald Trump’s State of the Union struck a bipartisan tone, though they disagreed on the impact of the official Democratic response. “I thought the speech was great,” said Armando Idarra, president of the Miami-Dade
South Florida supporters of interim Venezuelan President Juan Guaidó are holding a series of rallies in Doral this month, with an event planed for Feb. 12 to build on a similar one held last Saturday. Thousands gathered in the city’s Central Park from about noon to 4 p.m. on
While university-based Republican clubs are gearing up watch parties for Tuesday evening’s postponed State of the Union address, their Democratic counterparts in South Florida are mostly sitting this one out. Perhaps not surprisingly, each has different expectations of what President Donald Trump is going to say. Still, members of