Overtown

Runaway Bus (Source: CBS4)

Bus Driver Death Probe Expanded

The investigation surrounding the death of bus driver Laquita Alvin has expanded with Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez instructing police to examine not only how she died but also determine who may have tampered with a safety device on her bus that could have saved her life.

02/12/2015

Runaway Bus (Source: CBS4)

Family Of Dead Bus Driver Reacts, New Concerns Emerge

Laquita Alvin’s daughter, Terrinisha, could barely hold back her tears or her anger after learning that her mother’s death could have been prevented if the county had properly maintained a warning system on Alvin’s bus.

02/03/2015

Chase and bailout 2/2/15 (Source: CBS4)

5 Arrested After Police Chase Ends In Bailout Near Overtown

Four people are in custody after a car chase ended in Overtown on Monday.

02/02/2015

James Hall with his girlfriend Ashley  Waldon. 
(Source: Ashley Waldon)

Vigil Held For Man Shot, Killed In Front Of Children

Friends and family gathered to commemorate a Miami Gardens man who was shot to death in front of his girlfriend’s children.

01/31/2015

Cuba appears at the top of this high oblique image, photographed by one of the Expedition 38 crew members aboard the International Space Station. (Source: NASA.gov)

Planetarium Focal Point Of Booker T. Washington’s New Magnet Program

The skies the limit for students attending Booker T. Washington’s new astronomy magnet program thanks to its newly-renovated planetarium.

01/09/2015

12/25/14 (Source: CBS4)

One Dead, 2 Injured In Christmas Night Overtown Shooting

Three people were shot Christmas night while standing outside a corner store in Overtown.

12/26/2014

Alonso Mourning

It’s All About Giving At Zo’s Inaugural Winter Groove

Alonso Mourning, the 6’10” Miami Heat legend, has been putting his celebrity status toward a good cause.

12/26/2014

(Photo Credit: AP)

Man Killed, 2 Hurt In Christmas Night Shooting

Three people were shot, one fatally, in a Christmas night shooting in Overtown and police are still looking for the gunman.

CBS Miami–12/26/2014

December 14, 2014: A shooting at NW 13 Street in Miami.  (Source: CBS4)

Police Searching For Suspect In Overtown Drive-By Shooting

A hail of gunfire Sunday night in Overtown sent people scrambling for safety—five of them were struck by bullets.

12/15/2014

Shooting victim Julian Bryant. Courtesy: Ortisha Holt

Teen’s Family Wants Answers After Drive-By Shooting

A 17-year-old is recovering at Jackson Memorial Hospital after he was among five people shot in a drive-by shooting Sunday night.

12/14/2014

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