Posts Tagged ‘Miami’

Former Newfield resident wins trophies in Miami

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

According to Wikipedia, “Burn the Floor” is a live dance show which has performed around the world, including on Broadway in New York City. To me, the phrase “burn the floor” means to light up the dance floor with flamboyant, colorful and heart-stopping dance moves. Former Newfield resident and …Read the complete article here

MPS District Calendar, 2018-19

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Download, 11. Total Views, 7. Stock, ∞. File Size, 71.51 KB. File Type, pdf. Create Date, 02/20/2018. Last Updated, 02/20/2018. Download. Miami Public Schools. Miami Public Schools 26 N Main Miami, OK 74354. Phone : 918-542-8455; Fax: 918-542-1236; Email: [email protected] …Read the complete article here

Madcur Earns First ITA Spring Singles Ranking

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Three University of Miami women’s tennis players are featured in this week’s Oracle/ITA rankings, along with one doubles pair, as announced Tuesday afternoon. This is the first time since Feb. 21, 2017 three Hurricanes are nationally ranked in singles. Sophomore Estela …Read the complete article here

A Modern Museum Wedding in Miami

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

“We loved the Perez Art Museum in Miami, and knew we were in great hands with their staff. As a woman in the event business myself, I couldn’t have asked for more!” says the bride. On March 18, 2017, the couple wed with 200 friends and family members in attendance. They embraced the museum’s …Read the complete article here

This Canes fan-favorite makes sense as a strong candidate to replace the ‘Kool’ one

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Coach Kool, AKA Craig Kuligowski, is gone from the University of Miami, which is entirely uncool with Hurricanes fans who understandably consider him one of the best college defensive line coaches in the nation. Another big Kool fan is Alabama coach Nick Saban, whose national championship …Read the complete article here

Here Are the Eight Miami GOP Dirtbags Who Just Voted Down Assault Weapon Ban

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Perhaps no piece of news illustrates how depraved and broken the Florida political system is than what just went down in Tallahassee. Just six days after Nikolas Cruz used an AR-15 assault rifle to murder 14 teenagers and three adults at a high school in Parkland, the Florida House of Representatives …Read the complete article here

Peter Wang, with hero’s medal and posthumous West Point acceptance, is laid to rest

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Peter Wang’s final act of heroism — holding the door so his classmates could escape the former student shooting up their school — inspired people from around the world. His friends and family said the bravery during the attack on Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last week was a natural act for …Read the complete article here

The coolest Miami neighborhood you probably haven’t seen is throwing a party. You’re invited

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

The construction, at last, is mostly finished. Nearly 25 years after developer Craig Robins scooped up his first property in the then-blighted wholesale district geared to interior designers, the latest expansion of the $1.4 billion Miami Design District is almost complete. The barricades and cement trucks …Read the complete article here

Why Heat’s young veterans appreciate Wade and the player most excited about the return

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

In three games Wade has played for the Heat, an average of 4.7 percent of Miami-Fort Lauderdale homes have tuned in — 74 percent higher than the full-season average. • In terms of plus-minus, two Heat players lead everybody else by a very large margin. Miami has outscored opponents by 100 with …Read the complete article here

See, kids? Miami Dolphins’ Kenny Stills’ encounter with police gets tense (but has happy ending)

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

MIAMI GARDENS — Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills was going to pick up a pizza and go home. It was to be a simple Sunday night errand, only it quickly escalated into something not so simple. As he pulled out of the parking lot, he noticed police eyeing him. He nodded at the officers and started driving …Read the complete article here

Recruiting: Four-star 2019 WR Jeremiah Payton commits to Miami Hurricanes

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Less than two weeks after securing a top-10 recruiting class on National Signing Day, the Hurricanes are already making significant additions to their 2019 recruiting class. The latest of those additions came Tuesday afternoon as four-star wide receiver Jeremiah Payton of Duncan U. Fletcher High in …Read the complete article here

Director, Program Development (Engineering, Technology and Design)

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Director, Program Development (Engineering, Technology and Design) in Engineering & Mathematics with Miami Dade College. Apply Today.Read the complete article here

New express rail line to connect Miami and Orlando in three hours

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

A new rail line will connect Miami and Orlando. Image: Brightline. The service currently features ten daily round-trips during the weekdays and nine on the weekends, to provide guests with an opportunity to travel between Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach in about 35 minutes. While the downtown …Read the complete article here

Miami Dolphins place franchise tag on Jarvis Landry

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Landry has had a highly productive yet tumultuous time in Miami. His 400 catches are the most ever by a player in his first four NFL seasons. But Dolphins coach Adam Gase has in the past called Landry a “hothead” (which, to be fair, is a description Gase has used on himself), and when the year ended, …Read the complete article here

Trump pushes ban on ‘bump stocks’ — devices that turn weapons into ‘machine guns’ – CNBC

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

CNBCTrump pushes ban on ‘bump stocks’ — devices that turn weapons into ‘machine guns’CNBCPresident Donald Trump announced that he wants the Justice Department to issue regulations that would declare so-called bump stocks illegal. Bump stocks are devices that render semi-automatic rifles capable of firing hundreds of rounds every minute …Trump takes executive action to ban bump stocks that turn rifles into automatic weaponsUSA TODAYTrump pushes for ban on gun ‘bump stocks’BBC NewsTrump moves to ban ‘bump stocks’ 4 months after Las Vegas shootingABC NewsBloomberg -HuffPost -Miami Herald -CNNall 732 news articles »

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Ex-Marlin Christian Yelich tells ESPN: ‘Everything changed after the tragedy with Jose’

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Nobody could have seen that coming.” Yelich, 26, signed a seven-year, $49 million deal with the Marlins in March 2015 just four months after Stanton signed his 13-year megadeal worth $325 million. But the Marlins never made the playoffs or finished with a winning record during his tenure in Miami.Read the complete article here

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Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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Syracuse Basketball: Orange Set For Miami Match-Up On Saturday

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

The Syracuse basketball squad, clinging to its hopes for a NCAA Tournament bid, travels to Miami for a critical ACC affair. The 2017-18 season for the SU hoops outfit has proven an ongoing theme of “what ifs.” As in, what if the ‘Cuse had made one or two more buckets here and there, gotten one or two …Read the complete article here

Miami linebacker ‘loves’ South Carolina’s style of defense

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Miami linebacker Samuel Brooks (6-foot-3, 200 pounds) recently announced a final two of South Carolina and Miami. It’s obvious why the Hurricanes are there. They’re the hometown team and he’s been impressed with what Mark Richt has done there. The Gamecocks are there because of how Brooks …Read the complete article here

Scale Up Miami

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

The Scale Up Miami program is a 40-hour training program for local, small business owners. Businesses located within a 5-mile radius from Downtown, Miami are eligible to apply. In four weekend workshops, you will learn how to improve your business operations, refine your business marketing …Read the complete article here

11531 SW 80th Ter Miami, FL 33173

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

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Miami Airport Expands Free Trade Zone Magnet Site

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Miami International Airport has been designated a foreign trade zone magnet site by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The designation covers the airport’s entire 3,230 acres and is an expansion of Miami-Dade County’s existing FTZ 281 site. A FTZ magnet site designation allows existing or …Read the complete article here

A thousand students walk out of class and march to Stoneman Douglas High

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

It started out as a spontaneous protest between first and fifth period at West Boca High School. WATCH: Students from Florida’s West Boca High School have walked out of their classes, heading towards Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, as part of a call-to-action by students in the area after the …Read the complete article here

Wine seminars may be best bargains at South Beach food fest

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Americans also drink a lot of wine — which means the big Miami audience is quite the lure for the industry, according to Mel Dick, Wine Division president/senior VP at Southern Glazer Wine & Spirits, which hosts the festival. Which means you have a shot at tasting wines you may not have tried before.Read the complete article here

3 Parkland freshmen awarded Army Medal of Heroism. One was to wear it to his grave.

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Three students slain in the Parkland school shooting are getting posthumous medals of heroism and one was to be buried with it pinned to the chest of his Junior ROTC uniform Tuesday, the Army’s Cadet Command said. “One will be presented to the family of Cadet Peter Wang this morning at his …Read the complete article here

Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic’s All-Star experience was everything

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

The Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic was named to his first All-Star Game, and the honor was bigger than his impact on the game. The Miami Heat’s Goran Dragic played in his first All-Star Game Sunday night. Unfortunately, if you aren’t a Heat fan, it was forgettable. He played 11 minutes, scoring just two …Read the complete article here

MLB teams planning to wear Stoneman Douglas caps Friday in Florida and Arizona

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Mattingly expressed his and the Marlins’ organization’s condolences to the Douglas High School shooting victims before the team’s workout on Thursday morning. Andre C. FernandezMiami Herald …Read the complete article here

Miami-Dade Schools want $30 million to protect against mass shootings

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Miami-Dade County’s school system wants an extra $30 million this year from Florida to better prepare classrooms for a mass-shooting era — with bulletproof glass, advanced monitoring of social media and social workers trying to spot troubled students before they erupt in violence. The requested state …Read the complete article here

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