Proposed Condo Developments Could Transform Little Havana

April 23rd, 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DIJEjVcZGvI&feature=youtu.be Little Havana was an abandoned commercial district in the 1950s. A decade later this blue collar neighborhood became home to many exiled Cuban immigrants following the 1959 Cuban revolution. Now, this Hispanic community has become a vibrant commercial district and tourist destination Read More...

Discovering Florida: Juan Ponce de León

April 2nd, 2015

Map tracking Ponce de Leon's voyage to Florida. Photo courtesy of State Archives of Florida. On April 2, 1513, conquistador Juan Ponce de León became the first Spanish explorer to arrive in Florida. Many know the legend of Ponce de León and his search for the Fountain of Youth, but few are familiar with the role he played in the early history of the New World Read More...