Hurricane Dorian is Coming

Kelli Dolan FL Florida

Hurricane Dorian has been brewing in the Bahamas and off the coast of Florida since August 24th. It’s the first big hurricane of the season and of 2019. We can only hope everyone is prepared and safe in this scary time! I can only imagine this meme was made by a Floridian. When in doubt fight fear with humor! Keep up with the live updates on CNN. ... more

Florida 11-Year-old Arrested After Refusing to Stand for Pledge of Allegiance

Anna FL Florida

And 11-year-old student at the Lawton Chiles Middle Academy was arrested and is facing a misdemeanor charge after refusing to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance turned into a confrontation with the substitute teacher. The teacher, Ana Alvarez, asked the student "why if it was so bad here he did not go to another place to live," when the boy raised objections. The school insists they did not ... ... more

Bitcoin Investors May Lose $190 Million After Only Man With the Password Dies

ElleHuckins Miami, FL Miami

Gerald Cotten, CEO and co-founder of QuadrigaCX, a Canadian cryptocurrency exchange, died of complications with Crohn's Disease while building an orphanage in India. He happened to be the only with the password to Bitcoin accounts valued at $190 million US dollars belonging to 115 thousand investors. Cotton apparently left no record of the password, and security experts aren't yet able to ... ... more

Have a Drink, Roger Stone. It's Mueller Time.

John Davis FL Florida

This morning, the country woke to some highly anticipated news from the Russian investigation; Roger Stone, a republican consultant, lobbyist and strategist known for his use of opposition research and close friend of Donald Trump, was indicted by Robert Mueller on five felony counts including obstruction of justice and witness tampering. So far, the Special Counsel has indicted or convicted ... ... more

Last minute trip to Florida

Briana Leonard West Palm Beach, FL West Palm Beach

One of my favorite parts of my fun filled adventure in Florida was visiting a Japanese garden located near west palm beach that was so peaceful and gave a taste of the beauty of Japan. ... more

Police Bust A Move in Florida Flash Mob

Claudia Miami, FL Miami

Not all news is awful news. Last Tuesday, a video posted to Twitter showed two police officers in the Aventura Mall in Miami, Florida, appearing to break up a dancing group and shoo them away before joining in with the choreographed dance moves just seconds before a full-on flash mob surrounded them. The Florida police tweeted the joyful incident, "#AventurePolice taking a moment to ... ... more

At Least 6 Dead at the Hands of Hurricane Michael

Olivia Daprile FL Florida

“In the storm’s wake lay crushed and flooded buildings, shattered lives and at least six deaths, a number that officials worry could rise.” It is hard to believe that the death toll is already up to 6 people. I have never personally lived in a state with hurricanes, but it breaks my heart to see the damage they do. ... more