There is one thing Booker T. Washington High School’s football team is not: Slow. The team hustled Friday, boarding buses for a parade to celebrate their national championship.
The Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners has unanimously approved a multi-million dollar redevelopment plan that is expected to bring substantial business and jobs to Overtown.
What started as a desire to fulfill a community service requirement at Coral Reef High School turned into an eye-opening exhibit on homelessness in Miami-Dade County.
A meeting was held in Overtown Friday evening to discuss issues raised during the George Zimmerman trial.
After getting in a scuffle with a Miami police detective in April, Anthony Walker was supposed to hear the formal charges against him on Wednesday but prosecutors pushed it off to investigate the dramatic incident that was all caught on camera.
Booker T. Washington High School is surrounded by violence.
In recent days there have been at least eight people shot in the City of Miami, including three teenagers. Two of the teens were killed.
A 27-year-old woman, who along with her unborn child was wounded in a drive-by shooting in December, is speaking out for the first time, saying the gunman “shouldn’t have done what he did.”
Eight years ago, Michelle Spence-Jones was elected to the Miami City Commission. Despite an embattled past, she plans to run for re-election.
Rivals while their teams are in town for the BCS Championship, alumni and fans of Notre Dame and the University of Alabama came together with members of the community on Sunday to help build a community garden in Overtown.