Miami Proud: U.S. Navy Vet Finds Life Changing Work Through VolunteeringLorena Gonzalez is a U.S. Navy veteran who served during Operation Enduring Freedom from 2004 to 2009.
SEE IT: Arsonists Caught On Video Setting Porch, Cars On Fire In Miami GardensA home surveillance camera captured a pair of arsonists setting the front porch of a Miami Gardens home ablaze along with two cars.
Miami Proud: Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Uses Art To Heal During COVID-19 PandemicCoping during the COVID-19 pandemic can be difficult for some. There can be plenty of stress and potential mental health issues, but Dr. Santiago Medina, an associate director of radiology at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, is using his passion for art to help address overall healing with the formation of the “Show Us Your HeART” initiative.
With COVID Positivity Rates Trending Up, Jackson Health System CEO Urges Residents To Stick With Safety Precautions With Holiday Season ApproachingWhile coronavirus positivity rates continue to trend upward in South Florida, health officials are issuing a warning to residents and visitors to adhere to safety precautions, especially with the holiday season quickly approaching.
Florida's Largest Teachers Union Pressing Gov. Ron DeSantis To Release Schools COVID DataCoronavirus cases are up 26% among children in Florida, but it's not known how many of those involve kids who have returned to schools. That's a question Gov. Ron DeSantis is under increasing pressure to answer.
Facing South Florida: Unemployment In FloridaEliott Rodriguez had an extended conversation with State Sen. Jason Pizzo about the state’s unemployment system and the problems it has been experiencing since the pandemic took hold.
Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Bo BoulengerEliott Rodriguez went one-on-one with Bo Boulenger, the executive vice president and COO of Baptist Health South Florida, the region’s largest nonprofit healthcare system.
Miami Proud: Jimmy Ryce Center Provides Bloodhounds To Law Enforcement For 25 YearsRemembering Jimmy Ryce 25 years ago this week. Jimmy’s parents Don and Claudine Ryce created a legacy in Jimmy's name in the hopes that no parent go through what they did by creating the bloodhound network.
Miami Proud: Broward Sheriff Fire Dept. Celebrates Retirement Of Special Team MemberThe Broward Sheriff Fire Department is celebrating the retirement of a special member of the team, who exemplifies community service.
Plantation Couple Believes 21-Year-Old Son’s ‘Relax & Chill’ Attitude Is Reason Entire Family Contracted COVID-19A South Florida family is living a coronavirus nightmare. All five members have contracted COVID-19 and they believe it happened because a young member of the family didn't take it seriously. Now his father is in the hospital fighting for his life.
Facing South Florida: Racism In America & Police ReformWashington is taking notice on racism in America and police reform – and so is South Florida.
Facing South Florida: Coronavirus ConcernsEliott Rodriguez and his guests took a hard look at the spike in COVID-19 cases in South Florida, and what needs to be done to slow the spread.
Miami Proud: Senior Citizens Benefit From Food Delivery ServicesSince the start of the coronavirus pandemic we've witnessed how meeting basic needs became a challenge for many and that neighbors do look out for one another. in today's Miami Proud, an example how help arrived for one group of senior citizens.
SEE IT: Time-Lapse Video As CBS4's Eliott Rodriguez Tackles Jigsaw Puzzle To Keep Mind FocusedWith so many people spending so much time at home, the key to not going stir crazy is coming up with things to do to pass the time. There are plenty of ways to avoid surrendering to anxiety, boredom and a whole host of negative emotions including putting together a puzzle.
Coronavirus Help: Dr. Ken Hopper Shares Tips On Coping With Confinement During COVID-19 CrisisFear and anxiety about the outbreak of the coronavirus has a lot of people living on the edge. It may not help that many have been forced to be confined inside their homes with hardly any social or physical interaction for several weeks.