Purvis young was a self-taught street artist, who was born in 1943 in Liberty City, and raised in Overtown. Young’s depiction of urban life and the African-American experience gained him international recognition as an American contemporary artist. Now, Overtown’s historic Lyric Theater is about to showcase Young’s work in an exhibition called “A Man Among the People: A Purvis Homecoming”. We focus on the significance of this exhibition which pays homage to a South Florida trailblazer.
Former Governor and Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Charlie Crist made stops in South Florida on Friday.
The shooting that injured 15 people at a Miami nightclub is among several mass shootings that have taken place in South Florida.
Parts of South Florida, especially Miami Beach, be prepared because Critical Mass will be sweeping through your usually-congested area Friday evening.
More than $60 million earmarked for five mixed-use projects in Miami’s Overtown community have yet to be dispersed two years after residents packed City Hall demanding to save the imperiled funds.
Jumbo’s is as well known for its shrimp as it is for its history.
Members of a church that burned Friday night, attended services Sunday morning.
Plenty of research shows that breastfeeding, from protecting newborns from illnesses, to boosting intelligence, is good for babies—now, to promote breastfeeding, one local hospital has stopped giving out formula samples.
Drivers in both Miami and Miami Beach found themselves in an unusual amount of traffic as they made their way to happy hour Friday night.
Researchers want youth volunteers to help snap photos of their surroundings as part of a study of the historic community.