Latest News

Congratulations to Marlon Hill, host of The People's Politics aired at 4:00 pm on Caribbean Riddims (3:00 to 6:00 p.m.) on WHIM 1080AM Saturdays. Hill was awarded the Best Communicator of Year on Independent Radio from Black Owned Media Alliance (BOMA) on Wednesday at the Hilton Hotel in Miami. The annual awards honors agencies, businesses and individuals who make a positive impact in the black community.
News Americas, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Tues. May 2, 2017: The oil rich nation of Trinidad & Tobago is well on its way to staying among the top murder capitals in the world as it has registered some 170 murders in 121 days so far this year, at least as of Monday, May 1st.
MIAMI-DADE – On Saturday, April 29th, Miami-Dade County Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava teamed up with Rebuilding Together Miami-Dade to sponsor and successfully deliver National Rebuilding Day 2017 in South Dade. Over 300 volunteers answered the call to service and came together early Saturday morning to make critical repairs and improvements to 16 homes of veterans and senior citizens residing in Leisure City.
(Miami, FL May 1, 2017) - City of Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez is pleased to announce that Miami had a major victory in its lawsuit against the banks whose predatory lending practices helped cause the City’s foreclosure crisis. In a historic 5-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that cities have standing under the Fair Housing Act to sue banks that employ discriminatory lending practices. This ruling opens the door for the City of Miami to proceed with its lawsuit, which alleges that Bank of America and Wells Fargo discriminated against African American and Hispanic homeowners in their mortgage terms and fees, leading to excessive foreclosures and loss of property tax revenue collected by the City. 
MIAMI – On Saturday, April 22, 2017, the Dade County (FL) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated hosted an evening of spectacular national and local entertainment featuring a diverse group of talented artists hailing from a cross-section of Miami-Dade, Broward, and Palm Beach counties. “Flip Side” Miami was an evening of fun and relaxation celebrating individuals from various professions with extraordinary artistic talents. Nationally-recognized entertainers – Miami native and world-renowned actor and director Carl Cofield and trumpeter Joey Sommerville from Atlanta were the showcase headliners for the production at Florida Memorial University’s Lou Rawls Center for the Performing Arts.
Page 8 of 219