Miami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Announces New Quarantine Policy For Students And EmployeesMiami-Dade Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho announced a change in the quarantine policy for high school students and employees that would reduce the number of days in quarantine for those contracting the coronavirus.
Florida Unemployment Rate Inches DownFlorida’s unemployment rate inched down slightly from July to August, as the labor force continues to grow but the number of people without jobs holds steady.
Out Of Work? These Places Are HiringThe coronavirus pandemic forced many businesses to close their doors and turn away customers and employees, but as many of those businesses and restaurants reopen, they are looking for employees to fill available positions as they keep up with increased demand for their goods and services.
Florida Town Makes Money Magazine's 50 'Best Places To Live' ListMoney Magazine is out with its annual list of the 50 Best Places To Live In The United States for 2021 & 2022 and one Florida city made it into the top 50 this year.
Grim Milestone, Florida Surpasses 50,000 Deaths From COVID-19 Since Start Of PandemicMore than one-fourth of those COVID-19 deaths occurred this summer as the state battled a fierce surge in infections fueled by the Delta variant.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Pledges to 'Fight Like Hell' Over Monoclonal Antibody TreatmentWhile Florida looks to round the corner on administering 100,000 monoclonal antibody treatments to people with COVID-19, Gov. Ron DeSantis pledged Thursday to “fight like hell” to continue receiving the treatments as the federal government this week took control over distribution of the drugs.
'The Great Resignation': COVID Making America's Workforce Rethink Their JobsAmerica’s workforce is shrinking. The so-called “Great Resignation” has stunned businesses and employers. Miami-based author and motivational speaker Bruce Terkel has a new book that dives into why business owners are having trouble hiring workers, and why workers are quitting their jobs in record number.
‘We Share The Frustration With The World’: Police Chief Takes Aim At Missing Florida Woman Gabby Petito’s Fiancé, Who Isn’t SpeakingThe family of a 22-year-old Florida woman who vanished while on a cross country trip is hoping someone knows what happened to her.
Florida Judge Shields Surgeon General Scott Rivkees From Deposition In Mask FightAttorneys for the Florida Department of Health, school boards, and parties such as the NAACP battled Thursday about whether Surgeon General Scott Rivkees should give a deposition in a legal fight over the state’s efforts to prevent school mask mandates.
They're Back! Love Bugs Invade Florida Once AgainThey’re back. Lovebugs. The name sounds cute, but the bizarre insects are anything but when they bombard your car on the highway or when they get in your hair or crawl all over your body.
Orlando Animal Shelter Fire, At Least 20 Cats KilledAt least 20 cats were killed when a fire erupted at the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando late Wednesday night.
Miami Federal Judge Refuses To Block Gov. DeSantis Ban On School Mask MandatesA Miami federal judge has denied a request by parents of disabled children to block Gov. Ron DeSantis’ efforts to prevent school districts from requiring students to wear masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Inspiration4 Is A Go! SpaceX, All-Civilian Crew Make History With Successful LiftoffSpaceX is expected to launch its first private flight on Wednesday without any professional astronauts.
New Data Shows Staggering COVID Death Rate From June Through AugustIt was a very bad summer here in South Florida, but we may be rounding the corner.
Fiance Of Missing SW Florida Woman Gabby Petito Now 'Person Of Interest' In InvestigationThe fiance of a southwest Florida woman has been named a 'person of interest' in her disappearance.