Back To School

Fort Lauderdale's Westminster Academy Started School With Students, Staff On CampusStudents at one Broward County school went back to their classrooms on Wednesday.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Says He’s ‘Supportive Of Parents Having The Option Of Distance Learning’Gov. Ron DeSantis joined Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran in a roundtable discussion about reopening schools.
School Reopening Fight Moved Out Of Miami-DadeLegal wrangling over an emergency order mandating that schools reopen this month has shifted to Tallahassee, after a Miami-Dade County circuit judge on Thursday sided with a demand by Gov. Ron DeSantis and state education officials and transferred the case to Leon County.
Florida Education Association Files Motion Seeking State From Opening Schools This MonthAttorneys for the Florida Education Association have filed a motion seeking a temporary injunction to keep the state from forcing brick and mortar schools to open this month.
Tax Free Weekend For Back-To-School Supplies Coming UpThe start of the 2020-2021 new school year is just around the corner.
'Rushing Into A Bad Decision Is Far Worse Than Being Cautious': Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto CarvalhoMiami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho reacts to the new CDC guidelines that favor the opening of schools, saying children don’t suffer much from coronavirus, are less likely than adults to spread it and suffer from being out of school.
Florida Delays Fall High School Football As Coronavirus Cases SurgeHigh school football in the state of Florida has been officially delayed due to the state's  burgeoning coronavirus crisis.
Miami-Dade Could Start School Year Late As Gov. Ron DeSantis Says 'Have At It' To Districts Who Want To Delay OpeningMiami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho is reiterating his belief that it would not be appropriate for students to return to campus for in class learning right now and it seems Gov. Ron DeSantis agrees.
'It Will Be 100% eLearning,' Broward Superintendent Robert Runcie On Start Of School In August When the school year begins this fall in Broward, students will not be heading back to the classroom.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, Dept. Of Education Sued Over Reopening Of School CampusesA lawsuit has been filed to stop Governor Ron DeSantis and Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran from opening school campuses in the fall while the number of coronavirus cases continues to surge statewide.
Eight Criteria Need To Be Met For Reopening Miami-Dade County Public SchoolsWill South Florida students be allowed to return to class or face full time online learning when school reopens in the Fall? That is the question school leaders are trying to answer while not putting students, faculty, support staff or the community at risk while coronavirus cases continue to surge.
Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho To CBS4: 'Priority Is Safety, Health & Well-Being Of Students & Staff' On Reopening PlansWednesday is the final day for parents of students in Miami-Dade County Public schools to submit a survey in which they are asked to choose which method of learning they prefer for their children when school begins in August.

Summer Fun

Father’s Day Excerpt: 'Things My Son Needs to Know About the World'Father’s Day is right around the corner, and what better way to celebrate the dad(s) in our lives than by reflecting on the trials and triumphs of fatherhood?
The Gentle Art Of Swedish Spring CleaningDiscover tips for this year's spring cleaning efforts from Simon& Schuster author Margareta Magnusson.
This Is What Florida Taxpayers Are Most Worried About This Tax SeasonFind out what people in your area are excited about and scared about this tax season.
Broward Students Head Back To ClassIt's official - the long summer break is over and it's time to start the new school year for students in Broward.
Lauren's List: Signs Of Bullying At SchoolOn this first day of school, many parents are preoccupied with thoughts of supply lists and class schedules.
Back-To-School Shoppers Get A Tax Break This WeekendFlorida retailer are getting ready for back-to-school shoppers this weekend during the state's sales tax "holiday."
5 Cities To Visit Before Summer Ends5 suggested American cities to visit before the last days of summer
Take A Deep Breath It's Back To School Time!
Guide To Miami's Best 2017 Independence Day EventsJuly 4th is a day of celebration to commemorate the independence of the United States of America. What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than fireworks. Cities across the country will be having Independence Day celebrations ranging from picnics, to festivals, to fireworks displays. Miami-Dade County and Broward County are no different, with celebrations planned in almost every city in the South Florida area.
Fourth Of July Recipes: Set And Forget Hors d'oeuvresGet ready to wow the crowd this Fourth of July with these simple make ahead hors d'oeuvre. These wallet-friendly recipes are a great way to feed a big crowd with minimal effort. Chips and dip just took on a whole new meaning with our compilation of bold flavors and fresh ingredients.
Florida Cities Named Top Spots To Celebrate July 4th July 4th - it's all about fireworks, family, fun and celebrating our independence but the big question is where to celebrate. 
Best Flower Beds In MiamiFlower beds are in full bloom in Miami heading into the summer months. Here are five of the best places to enjoy these beautifully colored and sometimes fragrant flowers.