Read to Learn Books for Free, run by The Children’s Trust and the Center for Literature and Theater at Miami Dade College, is giving ... out books throughout the county to help children read at their grade level.
The Field: MiamiThe Miami Herald , Sep 6
Director Mandon Lovett, a former Miamian, said he wanted his film to show a clear picture of what the city is going through.
Sunday focus | Little LeagueThe Miami Herald , Aug 23
Mo’ne Davis and the Chicago team supported by a program that helps leagues in needy urban areas shared a spotlight. But in Miami, Lib... erty City shines.
Murder investigationThe Miami Herald , Jul 25
Gena James, 19, was found shot to death in a field in October; police say cell records implicate her boyfriend.
NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADEThe Miami Herald , Jul 7
Residents of a Northwest Miami-Dade apartment complex kept mum about a late-night shooting that left two men dead and two people injured, po... lice said Monday.
A man riding his bike in Liberty City was killed Sunday when a gunman in a car that pulled alongside him shot him several times.
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JUSTICE BUILDING BLOG, Aug. 11, 2014Number of comments: 18
BREAKING: ROBIN WILLIAMS DEAD
Comedians are the saddest people.
We received this comment:
Just another angry black man said...Last month a minister named Kenneth Johnson was killed during a robbery attempt in Liberty City.
Yesterday a rabbi was killed during a robbery attempt in NMB.
Crossfade: Pretty Tony Talks Freestyle, Bass, and His New Track With Uncle Luke, "Do It for the Vine"Crossfade, Jul. 30, 2014
Doin' it for the Vine is goin from the cell phone to the strip club. That's thanks to a new club track by Uncle Luke and Pretty Tony, whose work out of a Liberty City studio called Music Speci...Continue reading "Pretty Tony Talks Freestyle, Bass, and His New Track'" [...]
Short Order, Jul. 22, 2014After leading Miami's desegregation in the '60s, surviving the race riots of the '80s, and persevering despite a pickup truck slamming through its front and killing two customers in 2012, the l...' [...]
Naked Politics, Jul. 18, 2014
It?s a mouthful to say the entire name of Democrat Charlie Crist?s new running mate, Annette Taddeo-Goldstein.
?Taddeo-Goldstein is probably too long to print on a sign,? she said Thursday evening, pointing to a Crist placard in the window of the campaign?s Liberty City field office.
That?s a major reason that, in [...]
Naked Politics, Jul. 15, 2014
Miami Rev. Gaston Smith, the prominent Liberty City pastor who looted public grant money, is again a convicted felon.
A Miami-Dade judge on Tuesday reversed another judge's decision to grant Smith a "withhold of adjudication," which means no conviction shows on his criminal history.
Jurors in 2010 convicted Smith, of the Friendship Missionary [...]