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Roberto Luongo delivers emotional speech as Panthers honor victims of Stoneman Douglas shooting

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Matthew DeFranks) — The spotlights dotted the ice at the BB&T Center, 17 of them in total, illuminating the otherwise darkened arena before the Panthers hosted the Capitals on Thursday evening. Names stretched...
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Three charges dropped, and two added, against rapper Kodak Black

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Rafael Olmeda) — Dieuson Octave, better known as rapper Kodak Black, was hit with two new felony charges Thursday, even as prosecutors announced they were dropping three others. Black, 20, was arrested in...
  • New: 3 hr 21 min ago

Stoneman Douglas students will now return Wednesday

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Scott Travis) — Marjory Stoneman Douglas High will re-open to students on Wednesday, one day later than planned.Their first day back since the mass shooting that killed 17 people will be a shortened school...
  • New: 3 hr 21 min ago

Probate lawyer can talk to Nikolas Cruz in jail, judge rules

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Rafael Olmeda) — The probate lawyer handling the estate of accused Parkland school shooter Nikolas Cruz’s late mother must be allowed to talk to Cruz before turning over information about his possible net...
  • New: 3 hr 31 min ago

Hundreds of Fort Lauderdale voters had no say; their mailed-in ballots arrived too late

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Larry Barszewski) — Nearly 8 percent of those who voted by mail in Fort Lauderdale’s January municipal election didn’t get the say they expected. Their ballots — 578 of them — arrived too late to be counted. ...
  • New: 4 hr 17 min ago

Going slow in the left lane? Signs warn of a $121 fine

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Wayne K. Roustan) — Cruising in the left lane could cost you. Across South Florida, overhead highway signs are warning slower drivers to say in the right lanes or face a minimum fine of $121. The warnings are...
  • New: 5 hr 11 min ago

School cop resigns after shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Stephen Hobbs, Scott Travis) — The police officer assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School has resigned after a shooting rampage that left 17 people dead. Scot Peterson, a deputy for the Broward Sheriff’s Office,...
  • New: 6 hr 11 min ago

Florida Legislature considers arming some teachers, raising age to purchase some rifles

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Dan Sweeney) — Facing mounting pressure from a student-led movement that seeks increased mental health and background checks for gun buyers and a ban on assault weapons, the Florida Legislature is producing...
  • New: 6 hr 16 min ago

'Communication failure' led to 20-minute delay in school shooting video, chief says

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Lisa J. Huriash, Megan O'Matz) — The Coral Springs Police Chief said Thursday that a “communication failure” led police to believe they were tracking the Parkland school shooter in real time on security cameras, when in fact,...
  • New: 6 hr 36 min ago

No. 2 FBI official addresses criticism over fumbled tip on Nikolas Cruz

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Matt Zapotosky) — The No. 2 FBI official said Thursday that he personally visited the FBI's call center this week as part of a review of how it fumbled a tip on the teen accused of carrying out a massacre at a...
  • New: 6 hr 48 min ago

How five companies helped the Panthers honor, raise money for Marjory Stoneman Douglas victims

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Matthew DeFranks) — For Teddy Richards, the process started around 8 p.m. on Feb. 14 in Vancouver. The school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas that killed 17 people happened earlier in the day, with the...
  • New: 6 hr 51 min ago

St. Thomas Aquinas lacrosse team to wear shirts in honor of Parkland shooting victim Meadow Pollack

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Wells Dusenbury) — The St. Thomas Aquinas lacrosse team will “Play for Meadow” this year to honor the memory of Parkland shooting victim Meadow Pollack. The Raider lacrosse team was hit especially hard by the...
  • New: 6 hr 56 min ago

Boca Raton voters to choose between incumbent and newcomer for Seat C

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Marci Shatzman) — Boca Raton voters will choose between incumbent Jeremy Rodgers and political newcomer Kim Do for Seat C in the March 13 election . Registered voters in the city limits can cast ballots in...
  • New: 7 hr 6 min ago

From money to marches, Stoneman Douglas alumni are mobilizing to help

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Lois K. Solomon) — They, too, are ready to mobilize and determined to speak out. The alumni of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School have been brainstorming ways to support the students who lived through the ...
  • New: 7 hr 26 min ago

Conspiracy nuts, far right websites and Russian bots savage Parkland survivors | Fred Grimm

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Fred Grimm) — They’ve become the loathsome subsidiary to American carnage, like a swarm of blowflies come to defile the dead. “Truthers,” these liars call themselves, as they contaminate social media with...
  • New: 7 hr 31 min ago

Florida school shooting: The latest

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sun Sentinel staff and wire reports) — President Donald Trump on Thursday doubled down on his idea of arming some teachers as a deterrent for school shootings and praised the top leadership of the National Rifle Association as...
  • New: 7 hr 51 min ago

Alumni share messages with Stoneman Douglas community in #MSDStrong video

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (EmmaKate Austin) — In the days after 17 students and teachers were killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, alumni of the school banded together a Facebook group. It grew to about 7,000 people...
  • New: 7 hr 54 min ago

Brightline food hall Central Fare, Wynwood Food Hall coming to Miami

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Phillip Valys) — These eateries bring South Florida's food-hall total to 11.
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New app available for emergency incidents in Palm Beach County schools

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Lois K. Solomon) — A new app, available beginning next week, will allow Palm Beach County students, school staff and parents to report school emergencies and receive alerts about nearby threats. Users of the...
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Florida students not backing off push for gun regulations: 'They've got fire in their eyes'

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Gary Fineout and Terry Spencer) — The student-driven movement to rewrite gun laws showed no sign of waning a week after a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida school, with politicians yielding to pressure to respond. The...
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Blog Articles

Rotation Candidate: Dillon Peters

FishStripes (Mitch Custer) — Can the lefty craft his way into the rotation? A career in baseball has a funny way of working itself out for some players. Some people spend their entire life toiling in Triple-A, waiting for...
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Every move the Marlins make matters

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — Recent trades involving Miami’s impact position players were heavily scrutinized. All of their transactions moving forward deserve our attention, too. Even if we didn’t know whose name would...
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Florida baseball is in the tank

FishStripes (Andrew S Meyer) — Who has given up more present-day production: the Marlins or Rays? Thank you, Tampa Bay Rays ! They arguably surged past the Marlins in the 2018 MLB tank-a-thon on Tuesday night with yet...
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2018 Positional Preview: Middle Infielders

FishStripes (Andrew S Meyer) — From a position of security to a period of transition This time last year, the speedy Dee Gordon and slick-fielding Adeiny Hechavarria formed a solid middle infield which would presumably...
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Miami Marlins sign Cameron Maybin

FishStripes (Patrick Hennessy) — Reuniting with Cameron Maybin is one move Marlins fans weren’t expecting this offseason, but it just happened. As first reported by Tim Healey of South Florida Sun Sentinel, the Miami...
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Merandy Gonzalez: Marlin on the Rise

FishStripes (Patrick Hennessy) — With a bit of work, Merandy Gonzalez could be the next big thing for the Marlins Merandy Gonzalez , the right-handed pitcher acquired from the Mets last summer is ready to show the Marlins ...
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Ex-Heat player Lamar Odom's Florida mansion returns to market at $3.65 million

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Jack Flemming) — Former Miami Heat player Lamar Odom is taking another shot at selling his six-bedroom home in Florida. He’s put the Mediterranean-style spread back on the market at $3.65 million, down from as...
  • 2 days ago
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Rotation Candidate: Adam Conley

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — Is he fixable? Ed. Note: As we continue to roll through our coverage of Marlins ’ spring training happenings, one of the things we’ll be doing is taking a look at some of the potential...
  • 2 days ago

Lewis Brinson: Marlin on the Rise

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — All eyes—and cameras—are on the South Florida native entering the 2018 season. Reality is finally setting in for Lewis Brinson . Born and raised in South Florida, Brinson considered it “ a...
  • 2 days ago

Updating the J.T. Realmuto trade market

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — What are the odds he’s still around on Opening Day? Last we heard from J.T. Realmuto , he was “ready to play the season, whether it is in Miami or somewhere else. I’m just here to do my job and...
  • 4 days ago

Sporcle Saturday: Florida/Miami Marlins relievers

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — Holy crap I hope you like big quizzes. Wooo boy, this one is a doozy, 145 answers deep. I believe the quiz creator chose the top five relievers based upon most appearances in that particular...
  • 5 days ago
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2018 Positional Preview: Catchers

FishStripes (Mitch Custer) — Asking for a friend, has a catcher ever caught 162 games in a season before? Spring Training is upon us. As we speak, hundreds of beat writers are flocking to the back fields of baseball...
  • 6 days ago
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Dan Straily loses arbitration case, rejoins Marlins in spring training

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — The two sides went to an independent panel to settle their $175,000 dispute. The rubber match in a series of three arbitration hearings between the Miami Marlins and their own players was...
  • 6 days ago
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FanPost Friday: Does anyone deserve to be in the Miami Marlins Hall of Fame?

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — It’s time to acknowledge the franchise history. FanPost Friday Prompt: Who should be inducted in the Marlins Hall of Fame? Last week’s prompt: What underrated/overlooked player would you...
  • 6 days ago
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With small swipe at Trump, Mitt Romney launches bid for U.S. Senate

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Mark Z. Barabak) — Mitt Romney, the Republican Party’s 2012 presidential standard-bearer, launched his anticipated political comeback Friday by announcing his front-running bid for U.S. Senate with an ode to...
  • 6 days ago
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Marlins Morning News: Marlins attend Tim Lincecum’s workout

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — Marlins News and Links for February 16th, 2018 Marlins News and Links for February 16th, 2018... Craig Davis from the Sun Sentinel has a piece rounding up various Marlins’ reactions to the...
  • 6 days ago
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Marlins Morning News: It begins

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — Baseball has returned! And with it, news and links! Miami Marlins Morning News and Links for February 14th, 2018... Miami Marlins Pitchers and catchers will officially report in Jupiter...
  • 8 days ago
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Are the Marlins close to signing a veteran outfielder?

FishStripes (Andrew S Meyer) — Several free agent names have surfaced lately as possible signees. With Derek Dietrich “penciled in” as the Marlins starting left fielder, this leaves center field and right up for grabs....
  • 10 days ago
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Marlins hire Chip Bowers as President of Business Operations

FishStripes (Ely Sussman) — Do we finally get Publix Park?? This past weekend’s Marlins FanFest was an opportunity for fans to meet many new additions to the team. One acquisition who wasn’t available at the event: new...
  • 10 days ago
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Fish Food: Fan fest, Brad Ziegler, Prospect potential in 2018

FishStripes (Thomas Bennett) — Recapping the week that was in the world of Marlins’ baseball Marlins Fan Fest seems like it was actually fun Fan fest was this past weekend and given the upheaval of the off season, one...
  • 10 days ago
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