Irika Sargent

Focus On South Florida: Race for the CureThe Komen Miami/Fort Lauderdale Race For The Cure raises significant funds and awareness for the breast cancer movement, celebrates breast cancer survivors and honors those who have lost their battle with the disease.
Focus On South Florida: Rock the Runway for Breast Cancer Awareness MonthWe look ahead to the Rock the Runway event on Thursday, Oct. 1.
Focus On South Florida: Child Safety MattersWe hilite a program being used in schools to help kids cope with child abuse, cyberbullying, and other types of abuse so that they can actually concentrate and stay focused on school
Focus On South Florida: Miami-Dade Teen CourtWe discuss an alternative program being run out of Miami-Dade County that gives first time misdemeanor youth offenders – who agree to allow their peers instead of juvenile justice system to determine their sentence.
Focus On South Florida: Autism SpeaksAdult needs for the autism spectrum disorder community are quite different from those of students and young children.
Focus On South Florida: Jonathan’s DayThe University of Miami and Nova University's Center for Autism and Related Disabilities is on a mission.
Focus On South Florida: Quality CountsEducation starts at birth, not kindergarten.
Focus On South Florida: Teen Pregnancy PreventionHundreds of thousands of babies are born to teenagers every year in this country.
Focus On South Florida: Love the Everglades MovementThe Everglades are a natural region of tropical wetlands in South Florida.
Focus On South Florida: Countdown to PinkKeeping women's health issues front and center is important all year round, but particularly in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Focus On South Florida: No More BluesThe "No More Blues" exhibition by Haitian-American photographer Cendino Teme, is presented by the black archives as an important contribution to the dialogue on racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
Focus On South Florida: Broward 100We focus on Broward County’s 100th birthday celebration with a look at the upcoming Duende weekend, the centerpiece of the year-long party.