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World’s Richest Man, Miami’s Own Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, Wife Divorcing After 25 Years  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami/CNN) – Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and his wife, MacKenzie, are calling it quits after 25 years of ...



Palmetto High hosts Jr. Orange Bowl Basketball  Miami's Community Newspapers

The Boys and Girls Jr. Orange Bowl Basketball Tournament comes back to Miami Palmetto High School December 27 – 29, 2018. Of the 16 teams participating, ...



Charges dropped for teacher accused of improper relationship with student  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

PINECREST, FLA. (WSVN) - A South Florida teacher accused of having an improper relationship with a student has been cleared of any charges. A judge ...



Back to school: Celebrities who went to high school in South Florida | Photos  Sun Sentinel

Celebrities who went to high school in Miami and South Florida: Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, RHONY Bethenny Frankel and actors Kelsey Grammer and Johnny ...



M-DCPS hosts groundbreaking event at Miami Palmetto High  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami-Dade County Schools superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho, School Board member Dr. Lawrence Feldman, Miami Palmetto High principal Victoria G.



Students Protest Election of Donald Trump at Miami Palmetto High School, Leaving Parents With Mixed Feelings  NBC 6 South Florida

As protests continue across the country following the election of Donald Trump, students at one Miami-Dade high school staged their own protest Thursday ...



South Dade wrestler captures third consecutive national title  Miami Herald

South Dade wrestler Brevin Balmeceda knifed his way through seven consecutive matches to win the national championship in the 152-pound weight class for ...



South Dade pushed but still reigns as the champion in GMAC wrestling  Miami Herald

South Dade wrestlers made it to the finals and six emerged as GMAC champions as the Bucs pulled away to finish with 339 points, well ahead of second-place ...



Positive People in Pinecrest – Jimmy Lester  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High school senior Jimmy Lester volunteers at Baptist Hospital. Lester works in the Oncology Unit and in Errand Services. “I've been around a lot ...



Miami-Dade school board could have prevented teachers from preying on students, attorney says  WPLG Local 10

A Miami jury awarded more than $49 million this week to a former Miami-Dade County public school student whose teacher admitted to having sex with her in ...



Positive people in Pinecrest – Kelly Culhane  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School incoming senior Kelly Culhane has earned her Girl Scout Gold Award – the equivalent to the Eagle Scout rank in Boy Scouting.



South Miami holds off Palmetto again to advance to regional finals  Miami Herald

The Cobras survived a tough challenge from Palmetto for the second time in three weeks thanks to a collective effort down the stretch.



Positive People in Pinecrest : Julia Damski  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School senior Julia Damski is president of her Beth Am youth group, BAFTY. In that role, she leads the planning and execution of a 5K run ...



‘Underrated’ star running back leads Palmetto to big win at Naples  Miami Herald

It's hard to imagine an all-county running back who led his team to the second round of the playoffs and piled up more than 1,000 yards his junior year in ...



From marijuana lobbyist to candidate for agriculture commissioner. Meet Nikki Fried.  Bradenton Herald

Nicole “Nikki” Fried, a lobbyist for medical marijuana, knows she's not what people see when they imagine a candidate for Florida Commissioner of Agriculture ...



Positive People in Pinecrest – Tatum Rivera  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School sophomore Tatum Rivera is a member of the Palmetto Bay Youth Community Council. She's been on the council since it started ...



Positive People in Pinecrest – Yun-Jui (Michelle) Wu  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School senior Yun-Jui (Michelle) Wu spent four weeks in Taiwan teaching students in a rural area how to speak English. “I go back every ...



Nikki Fried is the best choice for State Commissioner of Agriculture and Consumer Services  Miami's Community Newspapers

Nikki Fried is a lifelong Floridian, lifelong Democrat, attorney, and passionate activist. And because she is a fighter, known for her ability to bring people of all ...



Miami Gets B+ as Site of Amazon's 2nd Headquarters: CNBC  NBC 6 South Florida

Miami is getting high marks in the city's quest to become the home to Amazon's second headquarters.



South Florida hoops players proving they can keep pace with gridiron stars  USA TODAY High School Sports

MIAMI – Marcos Molina, coach of Miami Palmetto High School, was counting on Ivan Thomas for Tuesday night's game on the biggest of stages. It was the third ...



Milam's Market to Open in Pinecrest September 2018  Miami New Times

Milam's Market, a family-owned Miami grocery-store chain, will open in the Village of Pinecrest in September 2018.



Miguel Arnold finds home on South Miami basketball team  Miami Herald

Arnold, a 5-10 senior point guard for the Cobras, came to Miami three years ago from Puerto Rico and will get to play his final basketball game in front of his ...



In The Recruiting Huddle: Trey Flowers – Miami Palmetto  CBS Miami

PLAYER: Trey Flowers POSITION: RB SCHOOL: Miami Palmetto CLASS: 2018. HEIGHT: 5-10. WEIGHT: 210. SCOUTING: When we saw him two years ago, ...



Power Five commitment recap: Oct. 13-19  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is just a few months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented prospects are ...



Pinecrest students accused of posting racist comments on...  Local 10

Eight Miami Palmetto High School students, some of whom are members of the boys lacrosse team, have been called into the principal's office and counseled ...



Positive people in Pinecrest : Sarah Khan.  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School Senior Sarah Khan teaches conversational English to underprivileged immigrants in Homestead. She started this past summer, ...



Music Teacher Arrested, Accused Of Sex With Minor  CBS Local

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A high school music teacher was arrested Friday, charged with 10 counts of unlawful sexual ...



Good Friday Prayer Breakfast to feature former DEA agent  Miami's Community Newspapers

Kevin Pedersen, a former Senior Special Agent with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), will be the guest speaker at the Kiwanis Club of ...



Power Five commitment recap: Nov. 17-23  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is less than one month away and some of the most talented prospects in the 2019 recruiting cycle are announcing ...



Vols extend more Class of 2019 offers in Florida, North Carolina  247Sports

Tennessee handed out new scholarship offers late this week to a few more prospects in the 2019 class. Three-star athlete/defensive back Cornelius Nunn of ...



Positive people in Pinecrest : Anna Marchus  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School senior Anna Marchus recently finished her Girl Scout Gold Award project. She worked her magic at the Good Hope Therapeutic ...



Miami high school teacher accused of sexual relationships with at least eight students known as 'Jason's Girls  New York Daily News

A high school teacher in Florida is accused of abusing and molesting multiple female students throughout his 14 years as an educator.



Philly Grub in Pinecrest has cheesesteaks and more  Miami's Community Newspapers

This slideshow requires JavaScript. Besides the Liberty Bell, Rocky and the Super Bowl-winning Philadelphia Eagles, the next City of Brotherly Love thing you ...



Undefeated PHS girls soccer team wins District Championship  Miami's Community Newspapers

The Panthers girls soccer team beat Ferguson 2-0 on January 8th to win the Greater Miami Athletic Conference (GMAC) tournament. Coming off of a season that ...



Gator Rebhan Out As FIU Head Coach  Fastpitch News

FastpitchNews has learned that Gator Rebhan is out as FIU head coach after four seasons. Sources tell FPN that Rebhan and Florida International parted ways ...



Miami-Dade County Fair awards $1,000 scholarships to 151 local high-school seniors  Miami Herald

The Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition scholarship committee awarded $1000 scholarships to 151 high school seniors graduating from public and private ...



Just how rich is Palmetto High’s Jeff Bezos?  Miami Herald

Who says a public education isn't good enough? Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, Miami's Palmetto High School Class of '82, ranks No. 2 on Forbes' newly released ...



Florida DBs Adrian Cole, Cornelius Nunn officially visiting Syracuse this weekend  Syracuse.com

Update: Syracuse will also host Vero Beach (Fla.) High School wide receiver DeMarcus Harris on an official visit this weekend. He's been added to the story.



Power Five commitment recap: June 23-29  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...



Positive PEOPLE in Pinecrest  Miami's Community Newspapers

Palmetto High School senior Reese Jackson is developing a community *service* project to benefit the American Cancer Society and families of people who are ...



A force behind urgent care centers in Miami-Dade dies at 70  Miami Herald

William “Bill” Enright spent 35 years with Baptist Health South Florida and oversaw South Miami Hospital's expansion and spread of Baptist Health Urgent Care ...



Panthers head coach confident about quality of baseball team  Miami's Community Newspapers

For the first time in 17 years of coaching within the Miami Palmetto High School baseball program, current head coach Danny Smith had some positive words to ...



Noles News: Cam Akers is one of the ACC’s best players in 2018  Tomahawk Nation

As per usual, many of the ACC's best are Florida State Seminoles. Just how many? Southernpigskin.com has 11 'Noles on its list of the Top 100 ACC football ...



Who stands to gain if Miami wins Amazon’s second headquarters?  The Real Deal Magazine

UPDATED, 4:20 p.m., Jan. 22: Who stands to gain if Miami wins Amazon's second headquarters? Of five sites in Miami-Dade submitted in a regional bid, three ...



Syracuse football recruiting: 4-star WR Brieon Fuller puts Orange in Top 9  Syracuse.com

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse football is in the mix for one of the more highly touted prospects in the Class of 2019. Brieon Fuller, a wide receiver from Doral (Fla.) ...



David Zisman For Vice Mayor of Village of Palmetto Bay  Miami's Community Newspapers

David Zisman is running for the office of vice mayor of the Village of Palmetto Bay. A life-long resident of South-Dade and Palmetto Bay, he has owned and ...



Miami teacher accused of molesting eight students  Daily Mail

A Florida high school teacher sexually abused at least eight students at his school according to a lawsuit filed by one of his victims. Jason Meyers, 41, is accused ...



Where does Syracuse football's 2019 class stand after landing 6 commits in 12 days?  Syracuse.com

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The Syracuse football recruiting class boomed over the last two weeks, expanding from one member to seven in the third full cycle under head ...



Obituary: LGBT director JD Disalvatore dies at 51 in Los Angeles  Miami Herald

Award-winning LGBT film and TV director/producer JD Disalvatore graduated from Miami Palmetto High School in 1984, two years after Amazon founder Jeff ...



Palmetto HS Model UN team hosts conference/fundraiser  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School's Model United Nations team hosted its second annual conference, PantherMUN II, on Saturday, Jan. 9. Lasting from 8 a.m. to 5 ...



Readers sound off on Joy Behar, Vice President Mike Pence ... and Jesus  Miami Herald

I recently wrote that I was “disappointed” in Joy Behar for making the following remark: “It's one thing to talk to Jesus, it's another thing when Jesus talks to you.



All 34 Cities in Miami-Dade County, Ranked From Worst to Best  Miami New Times

There's nowhere in the U.S. quite like Miami-Dade County. It's larger than Rhode Island, has twice as many people, and is bordered by two national parks.



Friends and colleagues remember Miami healthcare champion Bill Enright  Miami's Community Newspapers

When William “Bill” Enright III died on June 8 of a rare cancer of connective tissues called liposarcoma, the 70-year-old left behind a legacy of healthcare ...



School Scene: Local students earn $10,000 scholarship  MiamiHerald.com

Vinny Deoliveira of Design and Architecture High School and Hannah Richter of Miami Palmetto High School were announced as national Portfolio Gold ...



Miami’s Jeff Bezos Becomes Richest Man On The Planet  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) — Jeff Bezos, the owner of Amazon who graduated from Miami's Palmetto High School, is now ...



Positive People in Pinecrest – Alexander Gazo  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School senior Alexander Gazo saw a movie when he was eight that changed his life. That movie convinced him he needed to become a ...



Tutoring choices abound; just do your homework  MiamiHerald.com

When science project time arrived for sixth-grader Katya Gutierrez, her mom hired a tutor.



Want to save a life? Cuban American searches for bone marrow donor  Miami Herald

Unless more Cuban Americans register for the Gift of Life bone marrow registry, Manny Valdes may lose his battle with acute myeloid leukemia.



John R. Allen Jr. continues years of civic involvement  Miami's Community Newspapers

John R. Allen Jr. steps up as chair of the Coral Gables of Commerce this month after years of civic involvement that merit both praise and appreciation.



Hardaway signs first two to his initial Memphis class  Memphis Official Athletic Site

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- University of Memphis first-year basketball coach Penny Hardaway announced the first signees Thursday to his initial recruiting class.



His mom wanted him to be a cantor like her. He chose show business  Miami Herald

The son of a Miami Beach cantor, who helped pen “Black-ish” spinoff “Grown-ish,” is one of three writers doing a new ABC show called “Bright Futures.”



Positive People in Pinecrest : Diana Quesada  Miami's Community Newspapers

Miami Palmetto High School senior Diana Quesada won the Posse Scholarship to Syracuse University in New York to study Architecture. Quesada says she ...



Village council recognizes Eagle Scouts of Troop 457  Palmetto Bay News

Thirteen members of Boy Scout Troop 457 who recently achieved Eagle Scout status were honored during the May 7 Palmetto Bay Village Council meeting.



Remaking The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper album cover, South Florida style  Sun Sentinel

The Beatles' iconic album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" is celebrating its 50th anniversary, so we recreated the cover with South Florida's most ...



Kimbo Slice will live on in Bare Knuckle Hall of Fame  Sun Sentinel

Former MMA fighter and viral sensation Kimbo Slice was posthumously inducted into the Bare Knuckle Hall of Fame last week.



Accused Serial Cat Killer May Not Have Worked Alone  NBC6.net

A teenager recently arrested on marijuana charges is accused of torturing, mutilating and killing almost 20 cats in South Miami-Dade in less than two months.



Viewpoint: Amazon HQ2 national site search, a look from 30,000 feet  Atlanta Business Chronicle

Corporate site selection expert John Boyd Jr. writes about how he views the Amazon HQ2 search "as a generational one, eclipsing all other high profile ...



The Story Behind Miami's III Points Festival  Miami New Times

Little about III Points' planning, execution, or aesthetic is conventional. Since its inception in 2013, it has consistently been bizarre and unexpected.



Balfour Honored With 20 PIA Premier Print Awards  PR Web

Dallas, TX (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 -- Balfour and 11 of their yearbook customers are recipients of 2017 Premier Print Awards from the Printing Industries of.



Road Trip: A Tiger Guide  Princeton Alumni Weekly

The following is an expanded version of the list included in PAW's Sept. 13, 2017, issue. Any list like this is by its nature incomplete — and subjective.



Jayden Hardaway wants to be more than just Penny's kid on basketball court  The Commercial Appeal

Jayden Hardaway moved in with his father, Memphis basketball legend Penny Hardaway, last year. Now, he's trying to carve out his own identity.



Byron Mitchell: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know  Heavy.com

Byron Mitchell, 35, is accused of attempted murder in the beating of his Miami roommate, Danielle Jones, 23, who met Mitchell on Craigslist.



Tom Archdeacon: ‘Love’ will find a way for Wright State Raiders  MyDaytonDailyNews

If you want a guy who is rallying young folks and selling them on the idea of the good things he'll help bring their way, you don't have to look out on the ...



South Florida Songbirds in X Factor Final  Gossip Extra

South Florida's got talent — again! Just days after Wellington's Cassadee Pope won NBC's The Voice, two teenage girls from Miami could be anointed the ...



10 NBA Players Who Stayed In The Same Relationship Their Entire Career (And 10 Who Couldn't Hold One)  TheSportster

Some NBA players are able to stay with the same woman their entire career whereas other ones may find it difficult to find love.



Silver Anniversary Honoree Profile: Leslie Gittess '88CC  Columbia University Athletics

The 2008-09 year marks the Silver Anniversary of the Columbia-Barnard Athletics Consortium. In a year-long celebration, Columbia Athletics will pay tribute to ...



How Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Turned Books Into Billions  Highsnobiety

Jeff Bezos's brief stint as the world's richest person may have only lasted a few hours, but it looks likely he'll topple Bill Gates once again. Here's how.



MMA legend Kimbo Slice was waiting for heart transplant when he died aged 42  Daily Mail

Slice, who was born in the Bahamas as Kevin Ferguson, was hospitalized in Coral Springs, Florida on Friday with severe abdominal pain, nausea, and ...



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