Facing South Florida: Treasure Coast Algae DisasterThe blue-green algae plaguing east of Lake Okeechobee is not only a toxic inconvenience, but also a financial disaster.
Facing South Florida: All Eyes On Cleveland For The RNCAll eyes on Cleveland this week for the Republican National Convention. Jim Defede previews the event and what he's calling 'The Donald Show.'
Focus On South Florida: SMART RideIt's a disturbing fact of life here in South Florida-- we have some of the highest rates of new HIV cases in the nation. Since 2003, "The SMART Ride" has raised millions of dollars for organizations in our area that specialize in the prevention and treatment of HIV/AIDS. The SMART Ride is a 2-day 165-mile bike ride from Miami to Key West. One of the beneficiaries is the Children’s Diagnostic & Treatment Center in Broward. The CDTC helps families affected by HIV & AIDS. We focus on the ride, how you can get involved and the role of the CDTC in our community.
Focus On South Florida: Broward TourismThe Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention and Visitor's Bureau has a new leader. Former Broward County Commissioner and Florida legislator Stacy Ritter took over in June as the bureau's president. Her predecessor, Nikki Grossman served in that role for 21 years. The change at the top comes at a time when Broward County is enjoying record tourism growth. We focus on how Ritter’s plans for the bureau and how she plans to make her mark.
Focus On South Florida: A Look Ahead to the RNC & the DNCWe focus on the upcoming presidential nominating conventions. What might we expect in Cleveland and Philadelphia? CBs4’s Jim DeFede, who hosts “Facing South Florida” offers his insight.
Facing South Florida: Meet Hillary Clinton's National Campaign ManagerThe Hillary Clinton Campaign opened its Miami Office in Wynwood this week.
Facing South Florida: Where Do We Go From Here?It's been a tough week following several violent incident involving police and African-american men and the murder of five Dallas Police officers.
Focus on South Florida: Make-a-WishSince 1983, "Make-A-Wish Southern Florida" has granted nearly 11-thousand wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions.
Focus on South Florida: Summer Living ProgramThe Dan Marino Foundation's "Summer Living Program" helps young adults with developmental disabilities take a step towards independence.
Focus on South Florida: Urgent: Youth ConferenceThree days that could change a child's life.
Facing South Florida: The Truth about Patrick MurphyA lifelong Republican, Murphy has only been a Democrat since 2011 and won his seat in the House with the help of his father.
Facing South Florida: Senator Marco RubioEarlier this week Senator Marco Rubio made news by announcing his intention to seek re-election for his seat in the Senate.