South Florida Guide To Hurricane Terms When tropical weather starts to threaten, weather forecasts are filled with new terms and ideas that can be confusing especially to people new to South Florida and tropical weather. These terms should help de-mystify hurricane season, and help you to feel a bit more confident as we face the season of storms.
Top South Florida High School Athletes Announce College Of Choice On Early Signing DayIt is the moment senior high school football players look forward to every single year. Wednesday begins the early signing period for some of the best local players who are signing their letters of intent to play next year at the universities and colleges of their choice.
'U' Can Go Home Again: Miami To Visit FIU At Marlins Park, Where Orange Bowl Once StoodMiami is going home again, for a road game. When the Hurricanes play FIU Saturday night, it'll be at Marlins Park, which is built on the Hurricanes' roots, atop the soil where the Orange Bowl sat for more than 70 years.
Boaters Need To Prepare For Hurricane Dorian, Just In CaseSouth Florida is a boater's paradise, but when a hurricane looms, those boats need to be moved from harm’s way. There are many things you can do, but each takes time.
University Of Florida Band Director Roughed Up Leaving Stadium After UM GameUniversity of Florida Gator fans are still pumped about Saturday night’s big win over the Hurricanes in Orlando but the end of the game was a little rough for the school’s band director who says he got roughed up leaving the stadium.
Gators Rally To Beat UM 24-20The Hurricanes failed to score, and they needed a touchdown after Bubba Baxa missed a 27-yard field goal attempt wide right early in the fourth.
UM Hurricanes, UF Gators Renew In-State Rivalry Football SeriesThe University of Miami Hurricanes are gearing up for their first meeting with the University of Florida football team in six years. Saturday’s big game comes just days after the Gators and Canes announce a home and home series for the 2024 and 2025 seasons, renewing an in-state rivalry that used to be an annual affair.
Hurricanes May Lead To More Aggressive Spiders, Study SaysIf you don't like spiders, you aren't going to like this. In regions of the United States and Mexico that are prone to hurricanes, just like Florida, aggressive spiders are evolving to survive and ride out the storm.
Jarren Williams Named University of Miami Starting QuarterbackThe Miami Hurricanes have a new starting quarterback. Monday, head coach Manny Diaz announced redshirt freshman Jarren Williams will be the Hurricanes’ starting quarterback when the season begins against Florida on Aug. 24. Williams earned the starting nod over redshirt sophomores N’Kosi Perry and Tate Martell.
Visiting Stiltsville: How These Buildings Survived In The Middle Of Biscayne Bay For Nearly A CenturyAfter several natural disasters, and disagreements about what to do with it, a cluster of buildings in the middle of Biscayne Bay known as Stiltsville is still around.
Hurricanes Coach Manny Diaz Opens First Training Camp At UMWith a promise that his players will spend the next four weeks competing every day for their on-field jobs, Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz's first training camp as Miami's coach opened Friday night.
Florida Passes Bill Aimed At Cutting Post-Hurricane LawsuitsHurricanes cause major problems for residents of Florida, as do the recovery efforts from those severe storms.
Plan Could Spur More Underground Power LinesAfter hurricanes during the past three years knocked out electricity for millions of Floridians, lawmakers are moving forward with regulatory changes that could lead to more underground power lines.
NOAA Retires Hurricane Names Florence & MichaelThe names of two hurricanes that caused widespread devastation from Florida to Virginia last year have been retired.
Miami-Based Pilot Makes History With Coast Guard Air Medal HonorA Miami-based pilot made history thanks to her heroic efforts following two devastating hurricanes and received the Air Medal from the US Coast Guard for her efforts.