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SoFlo Uncovered | Episode 5

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Nicaragua’s “ex-dictator” buried in Miami Flaming Classics and O, Miami host “A Night of Queer Performance and Cinema” Local Fort Lauderdale church turned cinema has a rich history “Bunker” in Coral Gables a point of historical and cultural convergence     Read More

Zumba instructor Janettsy Chiszar finds life through dance

6 months ago southfloridauncovered 0
Janettsy Chiszar is a Venezuelan Zumba instructor who wants to make a difference in the world. By Clementina Machado South Florida Uncovered @SoFloUncovered • Facebook • Instagram The personal trainer, fitness model and motivational speaker came to the Miami with a purpose: to inspire people to live healthy lifestyles. Through Instagram, she shows more than 180,000 followers how to Read More

SoFlo Uncovered | Episode 4

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Beautifully Human: How two photographers are positively impacting Miami’s homeless Haitians in South Florida discuss culture, identity and discrimination Hispanics talk Latino stereotypes and raise humorous contrasts Kendall Indian Hammocks Park has a skating oasis in its heart       Read More

Local watercolor artist receives publishing deal by chance

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When Ethan M. Aldridge, a 26-year-old watercolor illustrator residing in Wilton Manors, Florida, began posting his webcomic on Tumblr, he was only trying to keep himself busy. At the time he was waiting for the final edits of a book he illustrated for author and motivational speaker Simon Sinek. Little did he know his side-project Read More

Local Fort Lauderdale church turned cinema has a rich history

7 months ago southfloridauncovered 0
In downtown Fort Lauderdale, squeezed between a courthouse and parking garage in the shadows of towering skyscrapers, stands a little white church. This church does what others cannot: stand against the test of time and the encroachment of new development. The 1926 Great Miami Hurricane, brought death and destruction to many parts of South Florida. Read More

Kendall Indian Hammocks Park has a skating oasis in its heart

8 months ago southfloridauncovered 0
 Located almost precisely in the center of its 116.5 acres, Kendall Indian Hammocks Park contains one of less than a handful of skate facilities in Miami-Dade County open to all ages and skill levels. Every day, skateboarders, inline skaters and BMX bikers converge on the 14,000-square-foot fenced-in area to sharpen their skills on concrete Read More

SoFlo Uncovered | Episode 1

8 months ago southfloridauncovered 0
  Stories Covered The cat man of Biscayne Boulevard: Living in the wild with his feline family   One year after landmark law, medical marijuana still an uphill battle   A fair forgotten: Poor turnout during festival season has some questioning quality   Read More