Overtown

Miami Police said they were able to connect 18-year-old Ernest Rowell to the late March murder of  10-year-old Marlon Eason because of gun shell casings they found.
(Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Police Arrest Teen In Shooting Death Of 10-Year-Old Overtown Boy

Nearly five months after a 10-year-old boy was shot and killed in Overtown, police arrested the person they believe is responsible.

08/08/2015

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Giveaways & “Tax-Free Holiday” Helps Kids Get Ready For School

Various giveaways and the “tax-free holiday” in Florida are helping kids get prepared just in time for the start of the school year.

08/08/2015

Cyclists from all over South Florida converge on Downtown Miami the last Friday of every month for critical mass. (CBS4)

Drivers Be Aware Of Critical Mass Ride

South Florida drivers beware, Critical Mass could be sweeping through your usually-congested area Friday evening.

CBS Miami–07/31/2015

The leader of the Nation of Islam in the United States, Louis Farrakhan gives a press conference, on September 20, 2012 in Havana. Farrakhan on Thursday met with Cuban president Raul Castro and other Cuban officials.       AFP PHOTO/STR        (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/GettyImages)

Farrakhan Makes Stop At Overtown Church To Discuss Police Shootings

Minister Louis Farrakhan spoke to a large crowd at a church in Overtown Thursday night as part of his national tour.

07/30/2015

Stephanie VanVark and Tanisha Fleming (Source: My33)

Focus On South Florida: Youth Economic Development Conference & Expo

Urgent, Inc. is a South Florida based youth and community development organization dedicated to provide empowering opportunities to our young people.

My TV 33–07/26/2015

Miami Worldcenter Project (Source: Miami Herald)

Dade Commissioners Approve Worldcenter Special District

Miami-Dade County Commissioners voted 12-to-zero in favor of a special taxing district for the $1.7 billion Miami Worldcenter project.

07/14/2015

An investigation is underway after a woman was gunned down in front of a Brownsville home. (Source: CBS4)

String of Shootings in Miami-Dade Commission District 3

Gunfire erupted at three different scenes within a 12-hour period, all in the same Miami-Dade County Commission District.

06/23/2015

Former Miami Heat star and current team executive Alonzo Mourning speaks to the media at the groundbreaking of his project to build brand new affordable housing in Overtown. (Source: CBS4)

Alonzo Mourning, Developers Break Ground For Overtown Housing Project

The Miami Heat’s Alonzo Mourning went on the record on Monday regarding the team’s current superstar, Dwyane Wade, and his future with the team.

06/22/2015

Critical Mass Ride Map for May 29, 2015.  (Source: CBS4)

Drivers Be Aware Of Critical Mass Ride

Drivers should expect some traffic tie ups this Friday evening as another Critical Mass bike ride is set to take place.

05/29/2015

(Source: My33)

Focus on South Florida: Elijah Wells

Elijah wells is still in high school– but this local teen is already inspiring promise and change in South Florida’s Overtown community. Elijah is accomplishing this through the talent for filmmaking he first demonstrated at the young age of 13. And he recently was chosen from 15-hundred high school students nationwide to screen one of his videos at the 2nd annual White House Film Festival. Elijah shares his story, and portions of his short films and videos.

My TV 33–04/13/2015

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