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This landmark Miami school is 60 years old and has just picked its second president  Miami Herald

Christopher Columbus High School has selected only its second president in its 60-year history, and he will replace Brother Kevin Handibode, an institution at ...



Christopher Columbus High School regrets using caged tiger, live animals at prom  WPLG Local 10

The principal of a Miami-Dade County high school said he regrets using a caged tiger as the main attraction at Friday's jungle-themed prom.



Christopher Columbus High School Principal Apologizes For Tiger At Prom  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A South Florida high school's senior prom is getting national and international attention as the ...



Miami Columbus football coach Chris Merritt leaves for Bryant University (R.I.)  USA TODAY High School Sports

Longtime Christopher Columbus High School (Miami) head football coach Chris Merritt has taken the same job at Bryant University (R.I.),



Columbus Explorers to lean on Henry Parrish in state title game  Miami Herald

The game was already decided when Henry Parrish took his final carry late in the fourth quarter on Friday night against Deerfield Beach. Parrish's Columbus ...



High school football playoffs: Columbus vs. South Dade recap  Miami Herald

The Christopher Columbus High School Explorers shed the demons of a heartbreaking loss in last year's region semifinals by blowing out the South Dade High ...



Christopher Columbus High School – Statement Regarding Prom 2018  Miami's Community Newspapers

Christopher Columbus High School 3000 SW 87th Avenue, Miami , FL 33165. May 14, 2018. Statement Regarding Prom 2018. As a school community, we ...



The senior prom was jungle-themed, then a real wild tiger showed up  Miami Herald

A wild tiger made an appearance at Christopher Columbus High School's senior prom at the Double Tree Hilton Miami Airport Convention Center. Alongside the ...



This Florida High-School Prom Included a … Caged Tiger?  The Cut

Christopher Columbus High School in Miami, Florida, is facing backlash after its staff used a caged tiger as “entertainment” for its jungle-themed prom.



Eight South Florida football teams remain in the playoffs. Who will make it to state?  Miami Herald

If I may borrow a line that former and longtime ESPN anchor Chris Berman used to use: “That's why they play the game folks.” Never mind that Northwestern had ...



Columbus High School principal apologizes for caged tiger at prom  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - The principal of Christopher Columbus High said the school regrets the decision to bring a caged tiger onto the ...



Beloved Columbus High president honored for 60 years in Catholic education  Miami Herald

Brother Kevin Handibode shaped students on the basketball court and in the classroom and also supported school projects with a talent for fundraising.



Caged tiger at school's prom causes uproar, reports say  Broward Politics

At least one parent took to social media to express anger that caged animals, including a tiger, were on display Friday night at the prom for Christopher ...



Lack of driving experience believed to have caused crash that killed high school athlete  WPLG Local 10

Troopers believe a lack of driving experience led to the fatal crash that killed the son of University of Miami pitching coach J.D. Arteaga.



Recruiting: Miami-Christopher Columbus guard Federico Maranges commits to FAU  Palm Beach Post

BOCA RATON – Lane Kiffin has added his second offensive lineman to Florida Atlantic's 2019 recruiting class two weeks before National Signing Day.Federico ...



Caged tiger at Florida high school prom causes uproar  USA TODAY

Students and parents of a Miami-area high school were angry after school officials allowed a caged tiger and other animals as part of a jungle-themed prom.



Dade, Broward high school football live scores and schedules  Miami Herald

Find live local high school sports coverage for all Broward and Miami-Dade games — including up-to-the-minute scores, schedules and more. Stay connected ...



Columbus High’s ‘Team Tier’ wins first place in Conrad Innovation Challenge  Miami Herald

The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Club members of Christopher Columbus High School placed first in the Cybertechnology and Security ...



A Florida prep school prom. A live tiger. What could go wrong?  Washington Post

Other props at the Miami Catholic prep school dance included a live lemur, a macaw and a small fox passed around like a corsage.



Mandarin High School wins 8A State Championship  ActionNewsJax.com

Jacksonville's Mandarin High school defeated Miami's Christopher Columbus High school making them the 8A state champions.



Manny Diaz on Hurricanes' first scrimmage: 'Execution is a long way from where we wanted it'  Sun Sentinel

The Miami Hurricanes held their first scrimmage of the spring on Saturday. The workout was closed to media and fans, but coach Manny Diaz said in a statement ...



Christopher Columbus High inducts five into Hall of Fame  Miami's Community Newspapers

Christopher Columbus High School inducted five new members into its Hall of Fame on December 7 in a special ceremony in the school's cafeteria. They were ...



Christopher Columbus High computer science teacher Irene Culmo dies at 72  Miami Herald

Today, teaching computer science is as common as complaining on Facebook about Apple's latest update. But in 1977, Irene Culmo became a South Florida ...



Caged tiger among live animals on display at Miami-Dade prom  WPLG Local 10

The theme of this year's prom for Christopher Columbus High School students was "Welcome to the Jungle" -- and some denizens of the jungle even made an ...



Columbus high school students present professional journalists with Media Excellence Awards  Miami Herald

The young aspiring CCNN Live journalists of Christopher Columbus High School are no strangers to winning awards. Last Saturday, though, they presented the ...



Manny Diaz wants Hurricanes to become 'mentally tough' in final weeks of spring drills  Sun Sentinel

The Hurricanes had their first scrimmage of the Manny Diaz era this past weekend and while the coach said he saw some players step up and deliver, he still ...



Enrollments, tuitions rising at Miami's private high schools  Miami Today

More parents seeking personalized attention and smaller classrooms for their teens are driving up interest in Miami-Dade's private high schools, where ...



Bryant hires new head football coach Chris Merritt  WPRI 12 Eyewitness News

On Friday afternoon Bryant University football officially announced its new head coach. Chris Merritt comes to Smithfield from Miami, FL where he spent the last ...



Parents outraged over caged tiger at Florida prom  WLS-TV

A tiger was among a number of live animals on display at a high school prom in Florida and some parents are outraged.



Family mourns loss of 17-year-old killed in crash on I-95 in Miami  WPLG Local 10

MIAMI - A South Florida family is mourning a young man who was killed in a crash over the weekend involving a Miami fire truck. Relatives said James Villa, 17, ...



Top student athletes honored by Junior Orange Bowl Committee  Miami Herald

The Junior Orange Bowl Committee recently awarded the Henry O. Langston Scholar Athlete Award to several local student athletes during the annual Florida ...



Firefighter Injured While Assisting After Crash Released From Hospital  CBS Miami

Follow CBSMIAMI.COM: Facebook | Twitter. MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Surrounded by cheering co-workers and with a bandaged head, fracture bones and a hurt ...



HEAT And FOX Sports Sun To Celebrate Burnie’s Pajama Jam  Heat.com

MIAMI, FL – The Miami HEAT and broadcast partner FOX Sports Sun will join forces to bring young fans in attendance and viewers alike an up close and ...



Manny Diaz says Hurricanes QBs 'much more poised' after second scrimmage  Sun Sentinel

The Hurricanes had their second scrimmage of the spring this past Saturday and coach Manny Diaz said he was encouraged by the progress Miami's ...



School Scene: South Miami recognizes Columbus High student for starting children’s book club  Miami Herald

Eddie Pozo of Christopher Columbus High School was recently recognized at the city of South Miami's commission meeting for his work with the Pozo Brother ...



Of Course It Happened In Florida: Remembering The Zombies, Club Horses, And Rabid Otters Of 2018  WLRN

Nobody does quirky news stories like Florida does. And from the Great Lake Worth Zombie Scare of 2018, to the one about the horse who walked into a bar,



NBC 6 / Telemundo 51 Caravan of Joy Toy Drive Another Success in Brightening Holidays for South Florida Kids  NBC 6 South Florida

The NBC 6 and Telemundo 51 Caravan of Joy Toy Drive aims to put smiles on the faces of so many children in need in our communities and make their holidays ...



Columbus High School honors local media with Emmy-like event  Miami Herald

The all-boys Christopher Columbus High cafeteria was transformed April 16 for an Emmy-like awards show, the school's third annual Media Excellence Awards ...



South Florida will be well-represented in Orange Bowl  WPLG Local 10

When top-ranked Alabama and No. 4 Oklahoma take the field at Hard Rock Stadium for Saturday night's College Football Playoff semifinal at the Orange Bowl, ...



Credit union awards 15 four-year, full-tuition scholarships  Miami Herald

The South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union awarded 15 four-year, full-tuition scholarships to Miami-Dade, FL, students during the 23rd annual Hubert ...



These are the top 2018 high school grads at Miami-Dade private schools  Miami Herald

The road to a high school diploma is paved with both sacrifices and shining moments. For a select few private school students, the grand prize is the title of ...



Students Against Destructive Decisions club wins fair project  Miami Herald

The Students Against Destructive Decisions club at Coral Reef High School placed first in the Miami-Dade County Fair & Exposition project and were presented ...



Bryant announces 2019 football schedule  FBSchedules.com

The Bryant Bulldogs have announced their 2019 football schedule, which includes six home contests.



Miami Dolphins host LaBelle High School  High School Football America

The Miami Dolphins continue to dig-down into the roots of high school football. The NFL team hosted the LaBelle High School football team Thursday at its ...



Man killed pregnant wife and kept body in his apartment for 8 days, detectives believe  Broward Politics

Cassandritz Blanc is accused of killing his pregnant wife and keeping her body in his apartment for eight days before putting her remains with the trash.



South Florida high schoolers meet Holocaust survivors during Student Awareness Day  Sun Sentinel

Four hundred Miami-Dade County high school students met 34 Holocaust and second generation survivors at the Miami-Dade County Student Awareness Day: ...



North Miami Educational Foundation awards 16 $3,000 scholarships  Miami Herald

The scholarship program rewards local graduating seniors, or recent high school graduates, who maintained a 2.75 GPA in high school, or at least a 'C' in ...



Top of their class  Miami Herald

The 2015 valedictorians and salutatorians in Miami-Dade County aren't typical teenagers. For Nina Rodriguez, 18, co-salutatorian at Gulliver Preparatory ...



Obituary: Frederick Francis (“Fred”) Stockhausen III | Largo  Tampa Bay Newspapers

Frederick Francis (“Fred”) Stockhausen III, age 66 and resident of Largo, Florida, went to be with his Lord, Wednesday, July 19, 2017.



Saint Brendan High wins in FIU Chinese language competition  Miami Herald

Several Saint Brendan High School students competed in the Florida International University's 9th Annual Chinese Speech and Skit Competition, hosted by the ...



Before pro baseball, Alex Rodriguez was a high school football star  FOX Sports

On the day of A-Rod's final game in pinstripes, those who know him best relive an untold chapter of his life: When he was a high school football star in Miami.



Rhonda López Receives Most Voter Petitions of Any GOP Candidate in Race for State House District 115  Miami's Community Newspapers

Rhonda López, longtime District 115 resident, small business owner and community activist, announced today of her certification to be placed on the August 28, ...



Youth fair awards $1,000 college scholarships to 117 Miami-Dade students  Miami Herald

The Miami-Dade Youth Fair & Exposition awarded $1000 college scholarships to 117 Miami-Dade high school seniors during its annual awards ceremony ...



Meet the top graduates at Miami-Dade County private schools  Miami Herald

There are students throughout Miami-Dade County who went the extra mile to overcome obstacles and are now graduating at the tops of their classes, soon to ...



3 WSVN family members honored at CCNN Media Excellence Awards  WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

MIAMI (WSVN) - Three members of the WSVN family were nominated and honored at the CCNN Media Awards over the weekend. 7News' Lorena Estrada ...



Big New York High Schools Fall Hard but Are Not Going Quietly  New York Times

Hearings have exposed anger over the Bloomberg administration's decision to close many big schools, but officials say smaller schools tend to perform better.



South Florida staple fights back after rash of car break-ins  WPLG Local 10

A rash of car break-ins at a South Florida staple has the owner saying enough is enough.



He just bought OJ’s Miami house. Now come the jokes (and questions)  Miami Herald

Meet the newest homeowner who bought O.J. Simpson's old Kendall house where the disgraced football legend lived for seven years before he was arrested in ...



Sergio Bendixen, pioneer pollster of Hispanics, dies at 68  Miami Herald

Sergio Bendixen, the first Hispanic to run a U.S. presidential campaign who later pioneered public-opinion polling among Latinos, died late Friday in Miami.



South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union awards $197000 in scholarships to fifteen local students  CUinsight.com

MIAMI, FL (May 29, 2014) — South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union (FCU) is helping 15 college-bound students from several South Florida high ...



Holocaust survivors share their stories with students  Sun Sentinel

Miami-Dade County high school students learned about the Holocaust through the testimony of many survivors at "Miami-Dade Student Awareness Day: A ...



Rene Infante - A Story of Community, Leadership, Mentoring, Benevolence and Vision  South Dade News Leader

On March 26, 1961, under the guidance of the Catholic Church, a plane arrived from Cuba carrying a group of boys who were escaping the coming wrath of ...



Miami DB commit Trajan Bandy will wear Sean Taylor's legendary Miami visor during senior season  USA TODAY High School Sports

https://twitter.com/BandyTrajan/status/762720465098043392?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw Anyone who thought recent Miami commit Trajan Bandy might rethink his ...



New memoir: Coming of age and coming out with Richard Blanco  Sun Sentinel

Richard Blanco publishes a new book, 'The Prince of Los Cocuyos'



School Scene: 10 Scheck Hillel students receive merit scholarships  MiamiHerald.com

Ten students from Scheck Hillel Community School received merit-based scholarships from the school's Jaime and Raquel Gilinski Hillel Ambassador Program ...



Oregon Hiring Marshall's Alex Mirabal as Offensive Line Assistant  Sports Illustrated

Oregon is hiring Marshall offensive line coach Alex Mirabal to work with the Ducks' centers and guards, SI has learned. Grad assistant Cody Woodiel will work ...



NFHS Network Recognizes Top Student Broadcast Teams from Across the Country at Inaugural Broadcast Academy  PR Newswire

ATLANTA, July 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The NFHS Network, the nation's leading high school sports media company, hosted the inaugural NFHS Network ...



Monsignor Noel Fogarty, who led St. Gregory Church, dies at 87  Miami Herald

Monsignor Noel Fogarty, who led the growth — both in stone and flock — of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church in Plantation, never had the “call.” He will tell ...



Assault Rifles Are Big Business in Florida as Federal Ban Looms  Miami New Times

As Suleiman Yousef fires a sleek black AR-15-style rifle, orange and blue muzzle bursts flash inside the Trail Glades Gun Range in West Miami-Dade.



Miami Is Once Again Good Enough to Ask a Program-Defining Question: Is The U Back?  Sports Illustrated

Every time the Hurricanes approach the level of their glory days of decades past, fans ask the same question. Mark Richt is hoping this Miami team might be the ...



In Memoriam: Thomas S. Shilen Jr.  Patch.com

Greenwich, CT - The Greenwich resident passed away Jan. 25 at the age of 56.



Army National Combine participants  247Sports

Here is a look at the list of prospects expected to participate in the 2014 U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio on Friday, Jan. 3.



How Angel de la Portilla's connections can help your business grow  Orlando Business Journal

This prominent Orlando businessman has helped several ventures and projects succeed through local government.



Professional Bank Announces Daniel R. Martinez Promoted to Executive Vice President  PR Web

Daniel Martinez joined Professional Bank in 2009 as Senior Vice President, Client Management Group and has held several senior level positions within the ...



USA Football plans national 7on7 tournament  USA TODAY High School Sports

Daryl Patton first started coaching 7on7 football when he was at Bryant, Ark., in 1998. In the 30 years before his hiring there, the school had a winning season ...



Obituaries 06-03-2014  Revere Journal

Frederick Fitzmeyer. Licensed plumber; loved the sea and loved life. Frederick R. Fitzmeyer of Winthrop passed away peacefully on May 27 at the age of 70 after ...



2014 MLB Draft: Nats' Asst GM Kris Kline on Draft  Federal Baseball

After the Washington Nationals wrapped up the second day of the 2014 MLB Draft on Friday, Assistant GM and VP of Scouting Operations Kris Kline talked to ...



Andrew Suárez Stats, Fantasy & News  MLB.com

May 26, 2019, San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Andrew Suarez to Sacramento River Cats. May 20, 2019, San Francisco Giants recalled LHP Andrew Suarez ...



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