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Lucida Treatment Center(SM) Expands Clinical Staff With Two New Hires

Opening their doors in 2013, Lucida Treatment Center blends evidence-based and alternative therapies, personalized care, and offers resort-style amenities in a safe, private location just steps from the Intracoastal Waterway in Florida.


Related Topix: Palm Beach County, FL, Nova Southeastern University

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Red Bank Green

Red Bank: RBC Linebacker Chooses Early

Jamie Gordinier, a highly touted linebacker at Red Bank Catholic, will get to play his senior year without having to deal with pesky recruiters, now that he's given an early decision to attend the University of Miami after he graduates from high school.



Miami Hurricanes Mascot Walks Bride Down the Aisle After Dad's Untimely Death

Jennifer Sullivan walked down the aisle arm-in-wing with her second love: Sebastian the Ibis.


Related Topix: Wedding

Capital Soup

Economic development and higher education leaders to launch regional talent development network

In response to the need to build and retain talent in South Florida, economic development leaders and higher education institutions in Miami-Dade County have united to create a regional talent development network that will provide internships to students in key industries and align academic curriculum with industry needs.


Related Topix: Miami Dade County, FL, University, FL, Florida Memorial University, Barry University, Saint Thomas University

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Are great white sharks moving in?

With the recent sightings of great white sharks, many locals are wondering if the killer fish is making a home of South Florida waters.


Related Topix: Florida

Science Daily

Vulnerability of sharks as collateral damage in commercial fishing shown by study

A new study that examined the survival rates of 12 different shark species when captured as unintentional bycatch in commercial longline fishing operations found large differences in survival rates across the 12 species, with bigeye thresher, dusky, and scalloped hammerhead being the most vulnerable.


New York Daily News

See it: Miami 'Canes mascot walks bride down aisle

Jennifer Urs Sullivan's father died two years ago and she was saddened at the thought of walking down the aisle without him.


Related Topix: Wedding, University of Connecticut, Coral Gables, FL

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Hillary Clinton Urges The U.S., Europe To Get Tough On Russia

Hillary Rodham Clinton says the U.S. and Europe should work together to develop tougher sanctions on Russia and says she backs President Barack Obama's calls for a thorough investigation into the passenger jet that was shot down last week over Ukraine.


Related Topix: US Politics, Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Miami mascot Sebastian the Ibis walks bride down aisle

Jennifer Urs Sullivan works at the University of Miami and she was not looking forward to walking down the aisle at her wedding because her father had died and she had no one to accompany her.


Daily Kos

Climate wars are on in Florida

Finally, here in Florida, we are beginning to have the much needed discussion about global warming.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Global Warming, Rick Scott, US Governors, Charlie Crist, Florida State University

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Miami Herald

The Rock: He really is Hercules

JULY 02: Dwayne Johnson attends a photocall for "Hercules" at Trafalgar Square on July 2, 2014 in London, England.


Related Topix: Dwayne Johnson, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England

Drudge Retort

Florida Forest Will Soon Become Walmart

The University of Miami has sold a section of endangered forest in Florida to a Palm Beach County developer that will bring a Wal-Mart store, restaurants and apartments to the land.


Related Topix: Palm Beach County, FL, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Jul 19, 2014


University of Miami Mascot Sebastian the Ibis Walks Bride Down the Aisle

It may not be traditional, but the Miami Hurricanes mascot Sebastian the Ibis made a bride's special day extra special when he stepped in to walk her down the aisle.


Related Topix: The Lettermen, Pop/Rock

The Jersey Journal

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra premieres winning composers' works

Throughout the year, the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra can be counted on to supply the state with its fix of Beethoven, Mozart, Mahler and Brahms.


Related Topix: New Jersey, Symphony, Arts, Princeton University, Opera, Entertainment

Miami New Times

Best Bar, South

For decades, University of Miami students have been trying to dupe the bouncers at this Celtic-themed tavern within walking distance of campus.


Dallas Morning News

Jeffrey Weiss: The allure of Scientology

If you've worked your way though the epic details in Lawrence Wright's Going Clear , you may still have at least one question about Scientology: What would make someone want to take that first step? More than three decades ago, I was walking through the University of Miami Student Union when I was stopped by an attractive young woman hawking a book ... (more)


Related Topix: Religion, Scientology, Dallas, TX, Opinion

Fri Jul 18, 2014

CBS Local

HIV/AIDS "Giant" Killed In Malaysian Air Crash Mourned In South Florida

The University of Miami's Dr. Margaret Fischl struggled against tears Friday as she mourned the loss of a long-time friend and colleague, and recounted his herculean efforts in the battle against HIV/AIDS.


Related Topix: Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Federal Baseball

Nationals' 2nd Round pick Andrew Suarez not signing, returning to University of Miami

Washington Nationals' Assistant GM Kris Kline was excited that the Nats were able to get left-hander Andrew Suarez in the second round of this past June's Draft, but the 21-year-old starter has apparently opted to return to college at the U of Miami.


Washington Nationals

Fedde agrees, but no deal with second-rounder

The Nationals and their top Draft pick, Erick Fedde, reached agreement on a deal before Friday's 5 p.m. ET deadline, the team announced.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Washington Nationals


Florida Governor Agrees To Meet With Climate Scientists After Letter Stirs Up Political Pressure

A letter sent by ten Florida climate scientists to Gov. Rick Scott appears to have generated real results.


Related Topix: Florida, Florida Government, Rick Scott, US Governors, Eckerd College, Charlie Crist