How do you prepare for Miami Broward Carnival?

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Here’s a Q&A with Jessy Schuster, who will be one of more than 15,000 revelers participating in next week’s annual...

Governor to propose $50 million for opioid fight

BY JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA TALLAHASSEE – Gov. Rick Scott and legislative leaders signaled Tuesday that addressing Florida’s deadly opioid epidemic will be...

Florida Keys in a hurry to reopen to tourists

Tourism accounts for more than 50 percent of the jobs in Monroe County and 60 percent of the money spent in the area. BY JIM...

Nursing home’s voicemails deleted by Scott’s office

BY CAITLIN OSTROFF MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI – Voicemails left on Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s cellphone by employees of the Hollywood nursing home where 11 died in...

Energy Water Food Nexus summit moved to October

The 2017 Energy Water Food Nexus International Summit hosted by Florida A&M University and the City of Orlando has been rescheduled to Oct. 19-20...

B-CU and EWC have games in Florida this weekend

Bethune-Cookman University faces Savannah State at 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, in Daytona Beach. More info: BCUathletics.com Edward Waters College (EWC) will play Ava Maria...

2017 U. S. OPEN

Is Stephens the next Serena? Sloane Stephens, who was born in Plantation (Broward County), returns a shot during her semifinal win against Florida resident Venus...

Brown and ‘stank’

Irma leaves her mark in Central Florida BY JEFF WEINER ORLANDO SENTINEL / TNS ORLANDO – Not content to damage homes, toss trees and knock out power...

Hurricanes drive up Florida gas prices

FROM THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gas prices in Florida have hit a three-year high after the combination of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma. The cost...

Sturdy Keys homes could be model for reducing damage

BY DAVID OVALLE MIAMI HERALD/TNS MIAMI — Built directly on the Atlantic Ocean in Summerland Key, Bob Chapek’s home stood in the crosshairs when Hurricane Irma...

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