Category : Florida

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

Miramar busts Broward’s trash monopoly

By BUDDY NEVINS FloridaBulldog PHOTO COURTESY OF FLORIDABULLDOG A decades-long monopoly was shattered Tuesday when Miramar agreed to let an upstart company handle its waste disposal. Homeowners and businesses in Miramar will see millions of dollars...

Southeast / Florida - 1 week ago

The Republicans Leep Making Those Moves

Juan Penalosa Juan Penalosaby Juan Penalosa The end of this year’s legislative session is one of the most shameful in our history. From JimCrow-era voting laws, to placing children of color in harm’s way–undermining the rights of people of color w...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

Rejection is a blessing!

BY REV. DORAL PULLEY, Today’s Church Tampa Bay “Jesus said unto them, did you ever read in the scriptures, the stone which the builders rejected, the same is become the head of the corner: this is the Lord’s doing, and it is marvelous in our eyes? (...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

Basketball opportunities for youth and men

The city is also hosting a “94 Feat of Heat’’ Men’s Basketball League. Men can register through June 28 and team fees are $400. The season is from June 30-Aug. 18. Games will take place on Sundays from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Yvonne Scarlett Golden Cult...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

Softball and kickball return to Daytona

The City of Daytona Beach Cultural & Leisure Services is rebooting two former popular activities with its Women’s Kickball and Co-ed Softball Leagues. Registration runs up to June 28 with kickball practice beginning on June 30 and softball on J...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

McNorton’s 14th clinic underway in Daytona

NFL scout and former player stresses importance of learning about NCAA eligibility for students seeking college scholarships. PHOTOS BY DUANE C. FERNANDEZ SR./HARDNOTTSPHOTOGRAPHY.COMLocal youngsters go through drills at the Bruce McNorton Football...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

Ignorance does breed racism

By ignorance breeding racism, I’m really talking about how some families teach their children to hate certain people based upon lies. In order to really drive home the point, I recommend a book called “Confessions of A Recovering Racist,” a book b...

Southeast / Florida - 2 weeks ago

A simple plan for foreclosure justice

Last week, as Rep. Maxine Waters, D-Calif., convened a House Financial Services Committee hearing, featuring the CEOs of Wall Street’s biggest banks, the financial watchdog group Better Markets released a stunning report on the banks’ criminal rec...