Thursday, May 23, 2024

Tag: community

Community mourns after three friends drown near Fort Myers (includes video...

Three people died after two men attempted to save a drowning friend at Franklin Lock and Dam near Fort Myers this past Saturday. Santos Tiul-Chen,...

Child saved by good Samaritans near Boca Inlet (includes video story)

This past Sunday, a young child was rescued at a local beach. The heroic act was caught on video. After screaming for help, a group...

Sunshine Tours: Building a community on Marco Island (includes video story)

Marco Island is a hidden treasure located on the bottom of Florida. It is also home to Sunshine Tours, a waterside business owned by...

‘Hunger affects everyone’: Food insecurity on the rise in South Florida

Dulce Francisco, a caregiver for her handicapped son, has been a regular visitor to the Open Heart Pantry for a year, Her caregiving responsibilities...

South Florida filmmakers present their work at Subculture Film Festival (includes...

Independent moviemakers presented their work at the Subculture Film Festival, a three-day event in West Palm Beach that brings together filmmakers from all over...

Little Haiti soccer (includes video story)

Little Haiti FC is a free and competitive youth soccer organization that has tackled financial, administrative and travel issues since 2014. There has also...

Lauren Ochoa made Isabel’s Vegan Cuisine unlike any other restaurant

Lauren Ochoa took her after-school coping mechanism and made it into a pop-up restaurant called Isabel's Vegan Cuisine. She was a Florida International University student...

The remote comeback of Miami charities (includes video story)

In a post-pandemic reality, The Miami Project has adapted new methods to promote its charities and fundraisers in local and national communities. We join...

Kristen Rosen Gonzalez wins the runoff for Miami Beach commission

In a tight runoff race, Miami Beach resident Kristen Rosen Gonzalez won the district 3 commissioner seat last night. Rosen Gonzalez got 55% of...

Erasing the stigma attached to mental health amongst the Black community

The pandemic has negatively impacted everyone’s physical and mental health. Vulnerable populations, including the Black community, have been particularly hard hit. According to the Centers...