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When you think of diverse populations in the United States, South Florida is one of the first areas that comes to mind. For years, this region has been a melting pot of different cultures and ethnicities. Whether it’s Homestead, Miami, Hialeah or any other section of South Florida, you can f…

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The recreational harvest season for snook starts Sept. 1 statewide, with the exception of state waters from the Pasco-Hernando county line south to Gordon Pass in Collier County. These waters remain closed to harvest due to impacts from a severe red tide in 2018.

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When Ralph Sanchez first envisioned Homestead-Miami Speedway, his idea was to build an epicenter for racing in South Florida and to help revitalize a community devastated by Hurricane Andrew.

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What started in the streets of Washington Heights, NY in Upper Manhattan with stickball and continued with sand lot baseball was the bloodline that kept young Eddie Pimental from the troubles of the inner city. You see, Eddie had no father figure to look up to so baseball became his passion.…

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With the U.S. Open Cup final coming up at the end of August and the U.S. Women’s National Team having won the World Cup this year, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2019's Best Cities for Soccer Fans as well as accompanying videos.

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As we rapidly approach Ford Championship Weekend, November 15-17, the excitement around Homestead-Miami Speedway continues to pick up. This week, we had two NASCAR teams out at the track preparing for their return to South Florida later this year, and in a few weeks we’ll have another handfu…

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The South Dade Buccaneers will feature blue uniforms and helmets this season as opposed to the black color scheme in recent years.

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In most sports, the playing field remains the same from game to game. While some teams benefit from home-court advantage – such as the Golden State Warriors when they play at Oracle Arena – the court is still the same size as when they play in any other gymnasium across the country.

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The Kronheim family of Key Largo welcomes friends and family members every July for mini-season “bug hunting.”                          

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From Spielberg to the Discovery Channel, sharks have captured the world’s imagination. The media portrays them as toothy terrors that emerge from the deep to devour innocent swimmers. But is that real or just Hollywood?

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The Sheriff’s Office would like to remind everyone the two day sport lobster season is coming up next week. Anyone who plans to participate catching lobster in Monroe County during the two day season — which runs from 12:01 a.m. July 24 to 11:59 p.m. July 25 — should make sure to familiarize…

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If you were watching the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race this past weekend at Kentucky Speedway, you were treated to an

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One of the coolest things about sports is that anytime you step onto the playing field, anything can happen. No matter what sport you are a fan of, you have probably seen some unbelievable moments where an

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When the weather warms up, it's the perfect time to spend a day casting on the water. Whether you're an experienced fisherman, a novice or a family looking for a fun, all-ages activity, fishing is an easy and enjoyable choice.

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After having last weekend off for Father’s Day, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series (MENCS) will be back in action this week as NASCAR heads west to race at Sonoma Raceway. As the season resumes out in wine country on Sunday, you’ll notice how different Sonoma – a road course – is than most…

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Miami head coach Manny Diaz, his coaching staff, and five current Hurricanes held a free youth football camp at Harris Field Park on Wednesday for about 100 participants.

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Former South Dade infielder Willy Escala has decided to transfer from the Miami Hurricanes after two seasons.

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For your fix of adrenaline, exhilaration and speed, Homestead-Miami Speedway is the place to be on Friday, June 14 as Fast Lane Friday returns to the championship track. Car enthusiasts and guests will be able to enter their street-legal cars to compete on the Speedway’s 1/8-mile drag strip …

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Many of our hobbies and passions in life are derived from our upbringings and who we are surrounding by. Having constant exposure to something helps foster a true penchant for a craft that sometimes even evolves into a career. Perhaps the most visible form of this comes in sports, where as m…

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Former Westminster Christian star and current Vanderbilt first baseman Julian Infante is getting hot at the right time.

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Former South Dade standout and West Virginia All-American pitcher Alek Manoah was selected 11th overall in the 2019 MLB Draft by the Toronto Blue Jays.

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As we head into the summer months, we’re already more than halfway through the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series regular season. So far, a number of intriguing storylines and events have unfolded regarding NASCAR’s drivers and teams.

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Miami-Dade County, in coordination with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), recently deployed approximately 150 tons of donated cleaned concrete and 150 tons of limerock boulders to create a new artificial reef off Key Biscayne in south Florida. The new artificial re…

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“Hunter safety courses are designed to equip hunters with techniques to keep themselves and others safe outdoors. Even the most experienced hunters will learn something, which will help them become better, safer hunters and mentors.” said Bill Cline, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Co…

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One of the greatest things about sports is not only enjoying the entertainment it provides today, but also reflecting on the past. Whether it’s looking at record books or debating players from different generations, the history of sports is always a topic of discussion as fans are quick to r…

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Homestead Senior High School, often overlooked, has noteworthy activities including the Boys and Girls Homestead Track and Field Team.

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When Jessica Givens was a freshman, she received inspiring advice from a senior teammate Aryanna Arce after volleyball practice.

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Last Saturday, the stars were out on full display as NASCAR held the 35th annual Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series All-Star Race at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Over time, all-star night has become one of the most anticipated events on the NASCAR schedule, producing some of stock car’s most exci…

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Beginning Memorial Day weekend and running through Independence Day weekend, the NASCAR industry will honor United States Armed Forces heroes and their families as part of NASCAR Salutes Refreshed by Coca-Cola – an industry-wide expression of respect, appreciation and reverence for those who…