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Orlando Sentinel
Brightline garage construction underway in Fort Lauderdale, MiamiMetrorail and Metromover. The concourse will stretch from just east of Miami-D
Brightline garage construction underway in Fort Lauderdale, Miami
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Metrorail and Metromover. The concourse will stretch from just east of Miami-Dade's county government center to the Overtown Metrorail station, with two floors of stores and restaurants. All train station and garage construction is... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
St. Thomas Aquinas not taking Booker T. lightlyfor Earl Tillman at head coach is Tim "Ice" Harris, who led Washington to three
St. Thomas Aquinas not taking Booker T. lightly
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
for Earl Tillman at head coach is Tim "Ice" Harris, who led Washington to three state titles in his two previous stints in Overtown. Harris, 50, who coached the Tornadoes from 2003-07 and 2011-13, returned in January for a third go-round after... Read more
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NBC Miami
Miami Cop Proposes to Girlfriend at Award Ceremonycouple has been together for five years and they have two daughters together.
Miami Cop Proposes to Girlfriend at Award Ceremony
NBC Miami / Posted 2 days ago
couple has been together for five years and they have two daughters together. Police said Ortega, who is assigned to the Overtown area, was nominated for the award after making multiple narcotics arrests, and for stepping in to stop a... Read more
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Miami New Times
Wynwood Board Slams Developer Moishe Mana for "Bait-and-Switch" Tacticswon't just vanish — instead of going to the BID, Mana's representatives say the
Wynwood Board Slams Developer Moishe Mana for "Bait-and-Switch" Tactics
Miami New Times / Posted 2 days ago
won't just vanish — instead of going to the BID, Mana's representatives say the money will instead go to the Southeast Overtown/Park West Community Redevelopment Agency, since the development borders the north end of Overtown. Mana's group... Read more
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NBC Miami
Teach for America Brings Young Educators to Miami's Schoolscalled Teach for America. Booker T. Washington principal William Aristide is gr
Teach for America Brings Young Educators to Miami's Schools
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
called Teach for America. Booker T. Washington principal William Aristide is grateful to host four such teachers on his Overtown campus this year. "It’s like a breath of fresh air, they bring a lot of new experiences,” Aristide said. “They... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
When a mom’s lies unraveled and authorities realized the awful truthAngela’s disappearance was detected, a Department of Children and Families inve
When a mom’s lies unraveled and authorities realized the awful truth
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
Angela’s disappearance was detected, a Department of Children and Families investigator in Miami showed up at Dufrene’s Overtown apartment to investigate a claim of child abuse against one of the girl’s older siblings. But the investigator... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Pupils enjoy first day in Scotland's newest primary schoolin their new surroundings. Orchard Primary School and Nursery class was create
Pupils enjoy first day in Scotland's newest primary school
EveningTimes Online / Posted 7 days ago
in their new surroundings. Orchard Primary School and Nursery class was created following the merger of Castlehill and Overtown primaries in Wishaw and forms part of the new £27million Clyde Valley Campus. The primary also contains a language,... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Pupils enjoy first day in Scotland's newest primary schoolin their new surroundings. Orchard Primary School and Nursery class was create
Pupils enjoy first day in Scotland's newest primary school
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
in their new surroundings. Orchard Primary School and Nursery class was created following the merger of Castlehill and Overtown primaries in Wishaw and forms part of the new £27million Clyde Valley Campus. The primary also contains a language,... Read more
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Daily Mail
David Beckham aids woman in wheelchair by helping her get elevator'Miami Beckham United has attracted significant investor interest following the
David Beckham aids woman in wheelchair by helping her get elevator
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
'Miami Beckham United has attracted significant investor interest following the purchase of two pieces of land in Miami’s Overtown neighborhood. 'The list of possible investors includes principals of Fortress Investment Group, the company behind... Read more
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The New Yorker
Miami BlueTimoney led them on a twenty-four-mile tour of Miami, looping through the predo
Miami Blue
The New Yorker / Posted 10 days ago
Timoney led them on a twenty-four-mile tour of Miami, looping through the predominantly African-American neighborhood of Overtown, then north to the Korean-dominated Fashion District, and through the Design District and Little Haiti. After a... Read more
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Miami New Times
Commissioner Kojakand explains his motivation for seeking an eighth consecutive four-year term.
Commissioner Kojak
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
and explains his motivation for seeking an eighth consecutive four-year term. He doesn't propose to return prosperity to Overtown. Nor does he come up with a strategy to dispel the city's money malaise. And forget about Miami's neglected... Read more
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Miami New Times
Uncle Luke Doesn't Recommend These Jokers on Election Dayhe was a Cane and enjoyed his breakout performance in the documentary The U. Bu
Uncle Luke Doesn't Recommend These Jokers on Election Day
Miami New Times / Posted 11 days ago
he was a Cane and enjoyed his breakout performance in the documentary The U. But he has not put in the community hours in Overtown, Liberty City, Opa-locka, and Miami Gardens. Besides, the next time the Hat Lady is up for reelection, I may run... Read more
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Hip-Hop Wired
Lupe Fiasco Partners With Google To Fund Start Ups In Chicago Neighborhoodsis also active in the Brownsville, Brooklyn and Jamaica, Queens neighborhoods i
Lupe Fiasco Partners With Google To Fund Start Ups In Chicago Neighborhoods
Hip-Hop Wired / Posted 12 days ago
is also active in the Brownsville, Brooklyn and Jamaica, Queens neighborhoods in New York. It is also running Miami’s Overtown/Wymwood/Allapattah community, South Central Los Angeles, Roxbury in Boston and Anacostia in Washington,... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami TV Reporters Cover the African-American Community Poorlythe shooting took place in Southwest Miami-Dade. Yet whenever a shooting takes
Miami TV Reporters Cover the African-American Community Poorly
Miami New Times / Posted 18 days ago
the shooting took place in Southwest Miami-Dade. Yet whenever a shooting takes place in poor black communities such as Overtown, Liberty City, Opa-locka, and Miami Gardens, TV stations have no problem identifying them for viewers. Upcoming... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami's Best Concert of the Week: Ray LaMontagne at the Fillmore Miami BeachMiami Beach; 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com; tickets cost $42.50 to $56.50 via li
Miami's Best Concert of the Week: Ray LaMontagne at the Fillmore Miami Beach
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
Miami Beach; 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com; tickets cost $42.50 to $56.50 via livenation.com. Miami's Best Free Concert of the Weekend: Psych All Over You at Bougainvillea's Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Dis... Read more
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Miami New Times
Malc Stewy on the Long, Slow Process of Coming Up in the South Florida Hip-Hop SceneStewywith Drea Real, Devin Lee, Zoediac and DJ Heron. 8 p.m. Thursday, August 1
Malc Stewy on the Long, Slow Process of Coming Up in the South Florida Hip-Hop Scene
Miami New Times / Posted 19 days ago
Stewywith Drea Real, Devin Lee, Zoediac and DJ Heron. 8 p.m. Thursday, August 11, at Bamboo Room, 25 S J St., Lake Worth; 561-585-2583; bambooroommusic.com. Admission cost $7. Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Disco... Read more
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NBC Miami
City of Miami Gives Out Thousands of Backpacks to Studentsteam and others. Another 1,000 children or more will receive their bags Saturd
City of Miami Gives Out Thousands of Backpacks to Students
NBC Miami / Posted 22 days ago
team and others. Another 1,000 children or more will receive their bags Saturday at an event in Dorsey Park during the Overtown Resource Fair from 10 AM until 1 PM. In total, the city will give out around 5,000 new backpacks to students before... Read more
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Miami New Times
Red Bull Sound Select Brings A$AP Ferg, AlunaGeorge, Cashmere Cat, and More to Miami3, at the Hangar, 60 NE 11th St., Miami; 305-702-3257; facebook.com/Thehangar30
Red Bull Sound Select Brings A$AP Ferg, AlunaGeorge, Cashmere Cat, and More to Miami
Miami New Times / Posted 22 days ago
3, at the Hangar, 60 NE 11th St., Miami; 305-702-3257; facebook.com/Thehangar305. Tickets cost $15 via 3days.redbullsoundselect.com. Peach Kings Make Music With Movies in Mind Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Discov... Read more
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Miami New Times
Red Bull Is Live-Streaming Lollapalooza 2016 From EAST, Miamicheck out which bands will be featured on the live-stream at lollapalooza.com —
Red Bull Is Live-Streaming Lollapalooza 2016 From EAST, Miami
Miami New Times / Posted 25 days ago
check out which bands will be featured on the live-stream at lollapalooza.com — and the good news is you won't have to redeem any of your frequent flier miles to experience it. Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Discov... Read more
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Miami New Times
Celebrate International Sailor Moon Day with Sailor Moon Trivia at 1306August 3, at 1306, 1306 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; 1306miami.com. Admi
Celebrate International Sailor Moon Day with Sailor Moon Trivia at 1306
Miami New Times / Posted 25 days ago
August 3, at 1306, 1306 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; 1306miami.com. Admission is free; ages 21 and up. Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Discovered Red Bull Is Live-Streaming Lollapalooza 2016 From EAS... Read more
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Miami New Times
Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be DiscoveredIn the heart of Overtown, the Historic Lyric Theater has long stood as the cult
Lyric Live Offers a Stage for Hidden Talent of Overtown to Be Discovered
Miami New Times / Posted 26 days ago
In the heart of Overtown, the Historic Lyric Theater has long stood as the cultural pulse of Miami's historically black neighborhood. Count Basie, Sam Cooke, Ella Fitzgerald, and many more of America's greatest entertainers have graced its stage... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami's Best Concert of the Week: Rudimental at Storyat STORY will be the boys from LINK Miami Rebels, local deep house DJs, Bakke a
Miami's Best Concert of the Week: Rudimental at Story
Miami New Times / Posted 26 days ago
at STORY will be the boys from LINK Miami Rebels, local deep house DJs, Bakke and Thunderpony. Lyric Live Offers the Hidden Talent of Overtown a Stage to Be Discovered Miami's Best Concert of the Week: Laura Pausini at the American Airlines... Read more
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Miami New Times
Lyric Live Offers the Hidden Talent of Overtown a Stage to Be DiscoveredIn the heart of Overtown, the Historic Lyric Theater has long stood as the cult
Lyric Live Offers the Hidden Talent of Overtown a Stage to Be Discovered
Miami New Times / Posted 26 days ago
In the heart of Overtown, the Historic Lyric Theater has long stood as the cultural pulse of Miami's historically black neighborhood. Count Basie, Sam Cooke, Ella Fitzgerald, and many more of America's greatest entertainers have graced its stage... Read more

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