Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Victor Jorges

Victor Jorges is a broadcast journalist specialized in covering stories about culture, arts and human interaction. His work includes documentaries, feature packages and written profiles. He currently works at CNN en Español as an associate producer. He hopes to cover Miami's Hispanic American culture for a local network upon graduation. Jorges was born in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to Miami in 2007.

Despite COVID-19, film permits return to Miami (includes video story)

The film industry in Miami has been no exception to the list of business sectors hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic.  Although some may consider...

Coronavirus Update: $252 million from FEMA, $25 million for local small businesses

Today is Thursday, June 4, and the Miami Herald has reported an increase of 1,341 new COVID-19 cases in Florida on Wednesday. That is...

Coronavirus Update: U.S. has highest death toll, walk-up testing and a COVID fee

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Coronavirus update: Vaccine in progress; official managing Covid-19 dashboard removed

Today is Tuesday, May 19 and the biotechnology company Moderna is a step closer to making a vaccine against Covid-19. The company announced the...

Coronavirus Update: NFL season “feasible” for the fall, state guidelines for reopened parks

Today is Tuesday, May 12 and Dr. Anthony Fauci is testifying before a Senate committee about the country's reopening. Fifty-four percent of Americans believe...

Coronavirus Update: how to win 30 grand; rent relief for small businesses

Today is Monday May 4 and the U.S. has officially reported 1,158,040 cases. As one of the 10 most-affected countries in the world, the...

Coronavirus Update: Miami-Dade extends state of emergency, Broward warns of CDC imposters

As of today, Friday, April 24, the coronavirus has taken the lives of more than 46,000 Americans. There is no stated end date for...

Coronavirus update: Hialeah’s ventanita ban, Sweetwater’s curfew reminders and Broward’s business ban

Another week has come to a close in the coronavirus pandemic. As of April 10, the U.S. model is now showing fewer projected deaths...

Small South Florida businesses struggling amidst coronavirus shutdown (includes video story)

The coronavirus has ground all of the global economy to a halt, but in South Florida, local businesses are suffering the most. Places such as...

Coronavirus may hammer the global economy for years (video story included)

Aside from the deaths and obvious health deterioration caused by the coronavirus, the global economy has experienced a severe economic backlash. The New York...