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  • Cheap Seats: College Weekend Preview

    The Sunshine State boasts 4 teams in College Football’s top 25 poll. Here’s what they’re up to this weekend. The 16th ranked Miami Hurricanes come off a huge 28-27 win against the Noles and travel to Virginia to take on the Cavaliers. UM’s defense was tremendous against FSU and quarterback N’Kosi Perry threw four touchdowns. The 14th ranked Gators upset the LSU Tigers 27-19 as UF’s defense smothered LSU and scored on a pick-six. University of Florida travels to Tennessee to take […]

  • Super Teacher: Mr. Nelson Vega

     There’s some serious science going down in Nelson Vega’s Biology Honors-1 class at Stranahan High School. ” Well in the class today, we are learning about the cell membrane structure. We are building different stations in the class and they show the functions and parts of the cell membrane,” says Nelson Vega, Biology teacher at Stranahan High School. Outside of the class room, Mr. Vega makes a huge impact as well, and that includes raising the spirits of Stranahan students […]

  • Foodie Fix: Joe’s Stone Crab

    It’s cracking season! South Florida’s staple, Joe’s Stone crab is back and open for business bringing stone crab from the southern peninsula to Miami Beach. What differentiates Joe’s Stone crab is the way they cook and prepare them. ” What they do is they catch the crab, pull the claw off and throw the crab back in the water. The claw is regenerated and those claws go to one of our two fishery’s, one is down in the Keys and […]

  • Cheap Seats: Weekend College Football Preview

    The Sunshine State boasts 4 teams in College Football’s top 25 poll. Here’s what they’re up to this weekend. The 16th ranked Miami Hurricanes come off a huge 28-27 win against the Noles and travel to Virginia to take on the Cavaliers. UM’s defense was tremendous against FSU and quarterback N’Kosi Perry threw four touchdowns. The 14th ranked Gators upset the LSU Tigers 27-19 as UF’s defense smothered LSU and scored on a pick-six. University of Florida travels to Tennessee to take […]

  • Take a peek inside Hurricane Michael’s eyewall as it made landfall

    NEW ORLEANS – Video shows a meteorologist and the Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunters flying straight through the eyewall of Hurricane Michael as it was making landfall along the Florida Panhandle. WGNO‘s Jason Disharoon joinedThe Hurricane Hunters, formally known as the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squad,  for an amazing ride straight through the heart of Hurricane Michael. The initial flight was smooth, but things got steadily more turbulent as the aircraft got closer and closer to the eye of the storm. Once they finally […]

  • ‘I don’t know why it got that big’: Tomato plant towers over Pennsylvania home

    MONTOUR TOWNSHIP, Pa. — A Pennsylvania family has more tomatoes than they know what to do with after their aggressive plant kept climbing, eventually reaching the roof of the two-story home. Sam Krum has planted vegetables for as long as he can remember. When his family moved into their home just outside Bloomsburg last year, they planted tomatoes and got a surprising result. “I don’t know why it got that big, but it just grew and grew and grew,” he […]

  • Why this Milwaukee Brewers fan has a burger from 1987 in his freezer

    MILWAUKEE – A Milwaukee Brewers win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday, Oct. 12 at Miller Park could mean a round of free hamburgers from local restaurant George Webb – something that hasn’t happened since the team notched a dozen wins in a row in 1987. Rodney Waters was among the Brewers fans who received a free hamburger, and, three decades later, he still has it. Waters kept his burger, nicknamed “Little Georgie,” stowed in the freezer at Gold Coast Subs in Milwaukee. […]

  • Auto shop works to free kitten stuck in dashboard

    MADISON, Wis. – A stray cat went on the ride of his life and managed to make it from Sun Prairie to Madison in a pretty risky fashion. The 8-week-old kitten was rescued by auto shop workers in Madison after the nearly 10-mile commute stuck in the dashboard. Eric Hermansen, owner of Chet’s Car Care, told WMTV in all the years he’s worked at the family business, he’s seen a lot, but this call threw him for a loop. “Going after a […]

  • Get Inside South Florida: A local celebrity’s music-based foundation for kids

    The Little Dreams Foundation, founded by legendary musician Phil Collins and Orianne Collins fulfills the dreams of young aspiring talent in music, art and sports who don’t have the means to achieve their goals. The Foundation is hosting a benefit Gala November 15th at the Fillmore Miami Beach. Phil Collins will perform, as will his son Nic, South Floridian Jon Secada and several kids in the foundation, known as Little Dreamers.  

  • SoFlo Scene: Events Calendar

    The Hawaiian-bred California-based reggae rock band “Iration” is coming to South Florida! The band is on their “Press Play” fall tour and will be performing at Revolution Live in Fort Lauderdale this Friday.  For tickets visit irationmusic.com From concerts to sports, the Miami Heat continue their push to a strong season with some preseason action this week. The Heat are playing against the New Orleans Pelicans tonight at the American Airlines Arena. For tickets visit ticketmaster.com Also in Miami, step inside the […]