Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Tag: pandemic

Breakthrough COVID infections tragic, but rare (includes video story)

Vincent Konidare was a proud father and husband who loved riding his motorcycle, being near the ocean and vacationing with his family. “He was a...

Covid decline spells good news for US (includes video)

New numbers point to a brighter picture in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic in the United States. The national rate of new COVID-19 infections...

Newsbreak October 11, 2021

Over 19,000 Southwest flights are canceled, forcing customers to rebook. New numbers point to a brighter picture in the battle against COVID-19. A former...

The post-pandemic housing market is changing South Florida real estate

Gema Parra lives in a small two-bedroom apartment in Miami with her husband and two children-- a 4-year-old daughter and a 3-month-old son. The...

Transportation’s Future, Part 2: Metrorail schedule includes fewer trains

Lily Gourlitz, a junior at the University of Miami, could not remember how long she had been waiting for a green line Metrorail train...

Local food trucks see improved sales after the lifting of mask...

Brickell Soul Food Trucks are a great example of how small food businesses around the country benefit from the lifting of mask mandates.  These food...

Officials: Half of Miami-Dade’s homeless are vaccinated

A program to vaccinate Miami-Dade County residents living both in shelters and on the streets is working, officials say.  The Miami-Dade County Homeless Trust, along...

South Florida live entertainment makes a return to normalcy

Local live entertainment venues and theaters are resuming indoor performances, and according to owners, managers and artistic directors, the transition is going smoothly.  Joel Murray,...

A difficult yet resilient school year for teachers

Lisa Santamarina, 51, is a third-grade teacher at Fairlawn Elementary School in Flagami. After working in the profession for almost 30 years, she says...

Gun violence increasing in the United States (includes video story)

Gun violence continues to increase in the United States. Dozens have been left injured or dead in the last six days all across the...