Neal Shusterman presenting Scythe at Books and Books (Photo by Collin Simpson)

Neal Shusterman gives insight on newest novel “Scythe”

Fresh off the press comes a new novel from New York Times best-selling author Neal Shusterman, renowned author of the “Unwind” dystology. This new novel is named “Scythe,” the first of a new trilogy dubbed “Arc of a Scythe.” Shusterman conceived the idea and theme for this novel after the death of his mother in 2012. In the world of ...

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David Pearson sings a copy of ‘JFK and Bobby, Arnie and Jack ... and David’ on Feb. 12 at Books and Books in Coral Gables. (Photo by Collin Simpson / SFNS)

David Pearson reminisces on his time with JFK in Coral Gables

Longtime Miami public relations agent David Pearson has self-published a memoir that provides a snapshot into his career and Miami’s history during the mid-20th century. Pearson presented his new memoir, “JFK and Bobby, Arnie and Jack … and David,” on Feb. 12 at Books and Books in Coral Gables. His audience included some of Pearson’s closest friends and colleagues. “He’s ...

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The South Florida drag queen scene (Still from SFNS video)

[Video] Inside the world of South Florida’s drag queens

South Florida’s drag community, according to two drag queens, is an incredibly supportive one. Stavros Stavrakis, known as Athena Dion, and Alex Velez, known as TP Lords, share their insights, including a few places to catch a good show, some quick drag etiquette and some insider tips about the scene in general. By Cassandra Cabal and Alexis Ramos South Florida News ...

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Former Miami Heat forward Shane Battier (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Former Miami Heat forward takes analytics job; FIU’s law school dean tapped for labor secretary; Marlins deal on rocks

Good morning South Florida! Today is Friday, Feb. 17. Miami is expected to have a high of 77 and low of 67 with sunshine and clouds, while those in Key West will feel a high of 74 and a low of 69 with sunny skies. Fort Lauderdale will see a high of 77 and a low of 68 with sunny ...

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From left: Bernard Einstein, Judy Lusskin and Jaime Mendal are running for two Golden Beach town council seats. (Photos provided to SFNS)

Two incumbents and a newcomer compete for two Golden Beach Town Council seats

Two incumbents and one challenger are running for two council seats in Golden Beach, a 1.8-square-mile town just south of Broward County. Incumbents Bernard Einstein and Judy Lusskin are on the ballot with 26-year-old newcomer Jaime Mendal. The three are running for two council seats. The two candidates with the most votes on Tuesday win; there will be no runoff. ...

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Miami-Dade cede ante la presion de Trump

El pasado 26 de enero a través de un tuit, el Alcalde de Miami, Carlos Giménez, dejó evidente que ha cedido a las presiones y amenazas de Donald Trump y anunció que Miami deja de ser ciudad santuario. A partir de esa fecha, el condado va cumplir con los requerimientos de la oficina federal de inmigración y así evitará perder ...

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The SoFlo Scoop: South Florida U.S. attorney announces resignation; Dogs left abandoned in locked shed; Marketing groups face possible elimination

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, Feb. 16. Miami is expected to have a high of 80 and low of 59 with cloudy skies, while those in Key West will feel a high of 75 and a low of 65 with cloudy skies. Fort Lauderdale will have a high of 80 and a low of 59 with a mixture ...

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Florida Believe it or Not: Man with dementia shot with stun gun; Unemployed man accuses Jesus for wire transfer scheme; Man sleeping in dumpster deposited into a garbage truck

The Sunshine State had beautiful sunny skies on Valentine’s Day, and many people received flowers, chocolates and were struck by Cupid. But after reading these outrageous stories, you’ll discover love might have not been in the air after all. A South Florida man’s gun dropped from his clothing and discharged at a 55-year-old woman at a Dunkin Donuts in Coconut Creek, authorities ...

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The SoFlo Scoop: Boy abandoned at Chuck E. Cheese’s; Traffic adjustments involving I-75; Protest against German union

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, Feb. 14. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and low of 66 with a slight chance of showers in the morning, while Key West will be mostly sunny with a high of 78 and a low of 71. Fort Lauderdale will see a high of 81 and a low of ...

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Miami Marlins' first pitch at Marlins Park in 2012 (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Miami Marlins for sale; Camillus House discontinuing Day Care program; Miami Heat’s blazing streak extended

Good morning South Florida! Today is Friday, Feb. 10. Miami is expected to have a high of 75 and a low of 66 with partly cloudy skies throughout the day, while Fort Lauderdale will also be partly cloudy with a high of 74 and a low of 66. Naples will be sunny and have low humidity with a high of ...

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