Monday, April 6, 2020

Tag: Florida

Top Recruit Wayne Selden Chooses Kansas Jayhawks

After one visit, highly sought-after small forward Wayne Selden chose Kansas over Syracuse, Florida, Missouri and UCLA. "It is the right fit for me as...

‘Clearwater Jazz Holiday’ is a Gulf Coast...

jazz and popular music! Now, you can get your sun and your groove on at the Clearwater Jazz Holiday Oct. 18-21, a weekend full of top...

The Hidden Beaches of South Florida

While most of Florida‘s beaches offer everything from volleyball nets to jet skis to free wi-fi — there are times when a trip to the...

Anger Over Florida Schools’ Race-based Road Map...

A five-year academic road map for Florida has angered some educators and civil rights groups for setting different goals for African-American, Latino and white...

Romney Struggling Among Latinos In Key Swing...

Florida’s 29 electoral votes will likely be the difference in the tight upcoming presidential election, meaning that Republican hopeful Mitt Romney has some serious...

Jabari Parker Narrows His List Down To...

Jabari Parker, considered the top high school player in the country in many circles, still has not made a college choice, but he did...

Island Hopping Florida-Style

In the minds of many, Florida and her coast is dark blue water, crashing waves, Spring Break, bottles of booze and the thumping pulse...

Florida Republicans Accused of Fraudulent Registration Forms

A firm working on behalf of the Republican Party of Florida has been accused of submitting potentially fraudulent voter registration forms in at least...

Latest Poll Shows Obama Ahead In Several...

Any potential electoral map to the White House might be getting a little trickier for Mitt Romney. The latest NBC/Wall Street Journal/Marist poll didn’t bring...

President Obama Pokes Fun At Birther Movement

President Obama - Making a post-DNC stop at a Florida sports bar and grill, President Barack Obama made a rare joking reference to the...

Patriots Adding Speed In Signing Sprinter Jeff...

The New England Patriots just got a lot faster. A lot faster. They are expected to sign London Olympics silver medalist sprinter Jeff Demps to...

Jabari Parker, No. 1 Prep Basketball Player,...

Colleges will wait for Jabari Parker to make up his mind about where he wants to go to school, and the No. 1-ranked high...

Ft. Lauderdale Seeks to Become Ideal Destination...

When many people think of vacationing in Florida, they target the usual spots like Orlando and Miami. However, there is another Florida city with...

Obama Holds Comfortable Lead Over Romney in...

President Obama holds a comfortable lead over challenger Mitt Romney in three of the most important "swing" states, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Florida, according to...

Blacks Losing Out on Jobs By Not...

While African Americans in the job market are accustomed to facing challenges, a new obstacle is emerging: In some areas, blacks are being overlooked...

Obama Launches $4 Mil Ad Campaign to...

The battle over Hispanic voters in swing states like Colorado, Nevada and Florida entered a new phase yesterday as President Obama's supporters launched a...

Chris Bosh Suing To Let Daughter Attend...

Chris Bosh is already looking beyond the NBA playoffs ... pleading with a judge to let his daughter see him play in the Summer...

Roland Martin: Florida Preparing to Deny Citizens...

It wouldn't be an election year without the state of Florida exhibiting its usual despicable efforts to keep its residents from voting. After the 2000...

Florida Judge Rules In Favor of Former...

You'd think that rapper Luther Campbell is the most dangerous thing that can happen to Florida high school football players. The state's Department of Education...

Florida Mom Kills Her 4 Children And...

PORT ST. JOHN, Fla. - A Space Coast mother fatally shot her four children and then herself Tuesday morning at their Port St. John...

Cops Arrest 10 With Ties To Racist...

Florida police managed to arrest ten alleged members of a white supremacist group yesterday training near Orlando for what they described as an inevitable...