Miami Walmart workers plan to join thousands of their colleagues nationwide for a Black Friday protest demanding what they claim is a living wage.
Domestic violence was the target of a month long effort by the Florida Sheriffs Task Force (FSTF) called Operation Safe Families, aimed at protecting youth and families in Florida.
The Great Recession, according to economists, technically ended a few years ago. But, based on jobless numbers and poverty, South Florida has a long way to go to ever recover from the economic downturn that devastated the nation.
Three people – a gay man and a married lesbian couple – are now the legal parents of their 23-month-old daughter, after a Miami-Dade circuit judge approved the private adoption Wednesday.
A local non-profit and a uniform store teamed up Friday to supply Miami adoptive and foster kids with free school uniforms.
16 years ago Friday as families were celebrating Mothers Day, Valuejet flight 592 had a date with destruction. Minutes after takeoff, the pilots of the DC-9 reported smoke in the cabin and requested a return to Miami International Airport. The plane then dropped off radar and into the Everglades, killing all 110 people aboard. It was among the worst air disasters in Florida’s history.
A judge ruled that a religious group in Palm Beach County violated federal law after it evicted families from a complex in order to house former inmates.
The spring break countdown for the 2011 school year is underway. Unfortunately for some parents, the work-world doesn’t always allow for time off, but luckily South Florida hosts an array of day camp options to keep children of any hobby occupied, and happy.
Hundreds of needy families will have a much brighter holiday season thanks to Feed the Children and PepsiCo which made a special delivery Tuesday morning.
Hi there! Sorry for not blogging in a while. Things have been pretty busy. We had a fun weekend with the kids in Vero Beach – and I’ll tell you more about where we took […]