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.
A heartbroken mother addressed City of Miami Police homicide investigators during a community meeting held in Overtown on Wednesday.
The City of Miami Police Department believes security footage from Jackson Memorial Hospital’s surveillance cameras could hold the key to finding the killers of 16-year-old boy.
Miami Police Chief Rodolfo Llanes is making a plea for the public’s help after two youngsters are shot and killed in one night in Miami.
Miami homicide detectives are investigating after a woman’s body was found in an Overtown apartment.
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.
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.
Four people are in custody after a car chase ended in Overtown on Monday.
Friends and family gathered to commemorate a Miami Gardens man who was shot to death in front of his girlfriend’s children.
The skies the limit for students attending Booker T. Washington’s new astronomy magnet program thanks to its newly-renovated planetarium.