NEWS FROM: Allapattah, Brownsville, Liberty City, Little River, Model City, West Little River
Liberty CityThe Miami Herald , May 3
The African-American Performing Arts Community Theatre is putting on a production of ‘Anne and Emmett’ at the African Heritage... Cultural Arts Center in Liberty City. The play imagines a meeting between Anne Frank, who died at age 15 inside the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp during the Holocaust, and Emmett Till, who was 14 years old in 1955 when he was murdered for reportedly flirting with a white woman in Mississippi. The showtimes are 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. on Sundays through May 12. Tickets are $20. The center is located at 6161 NW 22nd St. For more information, visit www.aapact.com.
Liberty CityThe Miami Herald , Apr 30
City, county and school police officers reached out to kids in Liberty City as partners in the fight against crime.
CourtsThe Miami Herald , Apr 30
Antwan Grace, accused of shooting Jeffrey Johnson in May 2006 after an argument over who had a better car, will serve 18 years in prison.
Political sceneThe Miami Herald , Apr 28
Talk about public service. Junita Roundtree, a community liaison for Miami-Dade Commissioner Audrey Edmonson, was the key trial witness in t... he successful prosecution of a mugger.
MiamiThe Miami Herald , Apr 24
A Miami-Dade judge ordered a hearing to determine if a fellow judge was biased in his decision barring Miami Commissioner Spence-Jones from ... running for office a third time.
Wilbrent Bain, identified by police as the brother of Trina, a famous rapper, died Tuesday morning after he was shot multiple times in uninc... orporated North Miami-Dade.
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