One year ago a crazed young man burst into Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown Connecticut, fatally shooting 20 students and six staff members before killing himself as police moved in.
The principal of an Orlando-area high school said a student at the school has been shot but is alert.
A student brought more than his books to class this morning at Jon I. Smith K-8 center in Doral; the youngster was packing heat.
Days after he was shot while sitting in class, 12-year old D’Angelo Marte is home from the hospital. The shooting happened Friday afternoon at Redland Middle School in Southwest Miami-Dade.
Teachers became students of self defense at a tactical training course in Hollywood on Sunday.
Tennis star Andy Murray has made Miami his home away from home.
The Miami Dolphins have sent a flower arrangement in memory of a far away fan who died tragically in last week’s Newtown, Connecticut school shooting.
While some retailers are removing guns from their shelves and major investment firms are divesting themselves of investments in gun companies, weapons continue to fly off the shelf in South Florida.
A South Florida teenager arrested for threatening an attack on his school did not appear in court Wednesday afternoon as expected. Instead, a judge ordered the teen to home detention and scheduled another hearing in January.
Schools in Orlando are taking action in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre in Newtown, Connecticut. Orange County Commissioners have approved paying for armed deputies to be at elementary schools.