Marjory Stoneman Douglas
During his visit to Everglades National Park Wednesday, President Barack Obama announced the Coconut Grove cottage of famed conservationist Marjory Stoneman Douglas would be designated as a national historic landmark.
When Marjory Stoneman Douglas was 95, she started the Biscayne Nature Center in Miami-Dade County. Its mission is to teach the importance of preserving our natural environment. More than 25-thousand children and adults visit the center each year. We focus on what goes on there and why it is so important to South Florida.
Students and parents held a rally Thursday afternoon in support of a popular Parkland high school principal who is being removed from the school.
The cultural and meteorological hodgepodge that is Miami results in many things contradictory or just plain different. Thus for writers, Miami is fertile ground.