3 days ago | Politics
Carmella Gardner has many fond memories of Liberia, the Hollywood neighborhood she grew up. From family get-togethers during the holidays to watching her children play in the same streets she once did. However, this summer the 45-year...
4 days ago | Broward News
South Florida artists Benaiah Gravitz and Bobbie Jones say they are on a mission to bridge the gap between “hood” and “geek” culture with their new audio manga series The Adventures of Benny Gravitz. The satire comic focuses on a black youth named...
9 days ago | Animal Planet
Ever since the director of the Marine Mammal Commission (MMC), a federal agency, deemed Lolita’s tank at the Miami Seaquarium noncompliant with federal regulations, animal rights activists have wondered what it means for the nearly 50-year-old orc...
26 days ago | Animal Planet
Dr. Rebecca Lent, the executive director of the Marine Mammal Commission (MMC), sent shockwaves across the internet when she deemed the tank of orca Lolita's at the Miami Seaquarium substandard due to a five-foot-thick concrete island at the cente...
1 month ago | Animal Planet
For decades animal rights activists have claimed that Lolita, the orca at the Miami Seaquarium, is living in substandard conditions at the marine mammal park. They contend her tank is legally too small for an animal of her size due to a concrete w...
3 months ago | Animal Planet
In a 4-3 vote last night in the small Panhandle town of Eastpoint, the seven-member Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) resolved that there will not be a bear hunt this year. State officials said that by scrubbing this year’s h...