A un año de la tragedia, las heridas siguen abiertas en MSD

Un año después de la tragedia de Parkland, la agonía de no saber por horas si sus hijos se encontraban a salvo durante el tiroteo de Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School (MSD), es lo que más recuerda una madre de dos estudiantes. “El no saber por horas fue lo más difícil de ese dia.

2019-02-18T12:18:10+00:00 February 15th, 2019|Educación, Noticias, Seguridad Pública|

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|

Parkland candidates hope to appeal to youth

A recent Marjory Stoneman Douglas graduate will run against a business owner for the Parkland City Commission, a race that will serve as a measure of a the generation's political power in the wake of the tragedy. Eighteen-year-old Diego Pfeiffer will be running for Parkland's District 2 seat this year against Richard Walker, owner of

2019-02-04T12:21:57+00:00 July 23rd, 2018|Export, MSD Aftermath, News, Parkland, Politics|

Ax-throwing sports bar coming to South Florida

An assistant principal at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School is bringing the sport of ax throwing to Pompano Beach. Jeff Morford said Axe Throwing Society will be opening its doors August. Affiliated with the World Axe Throwing League, the facility will offer tournaments and event hosting, such as birthday parties or corporate retreats. “I’ve been

2018-06-23T23:22:51+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Sports|

More millennials buying guns in wake of school shootings [Video]

Though the majority of gun owners are still older, the organizer of the state’s largest series of gun shows said millennials are buying firearms in increasing numbers. Khaled Akkawi is the owner of Shoot Straight, a chain of stores in Florida. “Yeah, actually we do see a lot more young people coming to purchase firearms,”

Broward high schoolers stage event about school shootings

Students from various Broward high schools gathered Friday night at the Miramar Cultural Center to address the school shootings in Parkland and Santa Fe, Texas. Poets, singers and debaters took part in Broward Speaks, an event that channeled the Never Again movement through the arts. Amy Nguyen, a 17-year-old junior who is a member of

2018-08-05T18:03:18+00:00 May 28th, 2018|News, Parkland, Public Safety|

Marchers demand #neveragain in South Florida [Photos]

The South Florida News Service followed Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students and alumni to the March For Our Lives rally in Washington, DC. An estimated half million people descended on the nation's capital, chanting and waving signs. SFNS reporters also covered so-called sister rallies throughout South Florida. Click here to see our coverage, and check out some of

2018-03-27T11:18:43+00:00 March 27th, 2018|March For Our Lives, MSD Aftermath, Multimedia, Parkland|

At the Parkland march, emotions take hold

At the Parkland rally, around 20,000 people made way toward Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, including community members still reeling from the tragedy. Vanessa Marie, a freshman from Royal Palm Beach High School, said despite feeling sadness, she is empowered to make a difference. "A lot of people are focusing on protecting guns instead of

2018-03-27T12:00:26+00:00 March 24th, 2018|March For Our Lives, MSD Aftermath, Parkland|

West Palm Beach protestors hope march will amplify minority voices

While awaiting for the president to pass by the rally in his motorcade, protestors hoped that March For Our Lives would inspire change on many different fronts. Danielle Fernandez, a mother of two, attended the rally with her family to show their support for Marjory Stoneman Douglas students. She said she wanted the rally to be a space where

2018-03-27T11:51:20+00:00 March 24th, 2018|March For Our Lives, Parkland|

Miami Beach march draws those who lost loved ones

Hundreds of protesters gathered as early as 8 a.m. at Miami Beach Senior High School to prepare for the March For Our Lives starting two hours later. It was among the hundreds around the world pushing against gun violence and for gun control laws. Alec and Lucas Lau were among the early volunteers, handing out "March For

2018-03-27T11:44:16+00:00 March 24th, 2018|March For Our Lives, Parkland|