Although Hurricane Irma may have cast a long shadow over Florida’s future, the panel assigned the task of looking ahead 20 years and updating the constitution has extended the public deadline because of the storm.
Jennifer Lopez pledged $1 million of proceeds from her Las Vegas show toward hurricane relief efforts in her family’s native Puerto Rico which was left devastated by Hurricane Maria. She mentioned boyfriend Alex Rodriguez will also be helping the cause
A perception of a destroyed Miami post-Hurricane Irma is keeping some visitors away from the region as tourism leaders work to spread a message of a back-to-normal Miami. In the Keys, the impact of Irma is expected to seriously impact the region’s key industry — and its small business players.
Tens of thousands of homes in the Florida Keys were destroyed by Hurricane Irma, most in the Middle and Lower Keys. The thousands of displaced residents are in temporary trailers, FEMA-sponsored hotel rooms and Red Cross shelters.
‘True Lies’ was a blockbuster, now it’s coming back to the small screen with the original director James Cameron on board. Many scenes were filmed in the South Florida area, including the Keys which was damaged in Hurricane Irma
The San Juan international airport in Puerto Rico is functioning after Hurricane Maria — barely — with limited power, running water and air-traffic control systems, leaving hundreds of people stranded.
The Federal Emergency Management Administration, or FEMA, will open a Disaster Recovery Center at Miami Dade College Monday to help people affected by Hurricane Irma fill out applications and and answer post-storm questions.