The Ralph Middleton Munroe Miami Marine Stadium on Virginia Key was the first purpose-built venue for powerboat racing in the United States. (Source:

So. Florida Music Superstars Attend Event To Save Miami Marine Stadium

Two local music icons are joining the National Trust for Historic Preservation Thursday night at the Coral Gables Museum all in the name of the Miami Marine Stadium.


A car once belonging to Nazi Germany's Hermann Goering will be restored by a Pompano Beach company. (Source: High Velocity Classics, Inc.)

Car Belonging To Notorious Nazi To Be Restored In S. Florida

A specially designed Mercedes Benz that served both the head of the Luftwaffe and as a symbol of the Allied victory was recently discovered in North Carolina and will be brought to South Florida for restoration.

CBS Miami–08/12/2013

The Ralph Middleton Munroe Miami Marine Stadium on Virginia Key was the first purpose-built venue for powerboat racing in the United States. (Source:

Commission Grants Nonprofit Group Control Of Miami Marine Stadium Restoration

A nonprofit group, with plans on renovating the graffiti-filled yet iconic Miami Marine Stadium in Key Biscayne, got the approval needed Thursday when city commissioners voted in favor of granting them control of the full site


The Everglades

House Panel Approves Everglades Plan Amid Cost Arguments

A House panel unanimously approved a bill to update the restoration plan for the Everglades over the objections of environmental groups Thursday, setting the stage for what could be a complicated battle over the next phase of repairs for the “River of Grass.”


The Everglades as seen from above

$80M In New Funding For Everglades Restoration

Good news for the Florida Everglades. The Obama administration is announcing $80 million in additional funding to help in Everglades restoration.


The Everglades as seen from above

Federal Report Shows Little Progress In Everglades

Despite recent restoration efforts, little progress has been made in restoring the Everglades and the fragile ecosystem continues to be degraded as projects with the greatest potential benefits are put off, a congressionally mandated report released Thursday found.



Ft. Lauderdale Postpones Roadway Project On E. Las Olas Blvd

City officials in Fort Lauderdale are postponing the restoration and resurfacing of East Las Olas Boulevard at the Royal Plaza Drive intersection, which was set to begin Monday.



Bahamas Opens Airport, Seaports, Eyes Irene Damage

Hurricane Irene has left the Bahamas, and Friday morning, tourists stranded by the storm are leaving after Nassau’s airport and seaport reopened. Now, the job of assessing the damage left behind has begun.


(Source: CBS4) Ultimate Makeover

Makeover For Moms Who Can’t Afford The Bling

If you’ve ever wondered why the rich look so good, it’s because they can afford plastic surgery. For those without the benjamins, it’s not so easy, but this Mothers’ Day, there’s hope for those who need help but can’t afford the bill.