Monthly Archives: June 2016


Congressional District 9 Poll Lacks Credibility

Dena Grayson, formerly known as Dena Minning, is polling ahead of Darren Soto and Susannah Randolph in Congressional District 9 in which the three are running in the August Democratic primary, along with Valeri Crabtree and Carmelo García. The poll, paid for by the Minning campaign committee Friends of Dena […]


Hispanic Chamber to Hold Vigil for Pulse Victims

The Hispanic community is expected to gather Friday evening at the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center in Downtown Orlando to honor the Pulse shooting victims in a Spanish-language vigil. About 73 percent of those killed at the nightclub were Latino, based on Hispanic surnames. Most  were Puerto Rican, the dominant […]


Father Refused to Claim Pulse Nightclub Shooting Victim 2 comments

All the Pulse nightclub shooting victims’ bodies have been released to next of kin. Even the shooter’s body has left the Orange County Medical Examiner’s building off Michigan Avenue, according to information released this week. “We effectively and efficiently completed the identification, notification and autopsy process within a 72-hour period […]


Patron Saints Say ‘Presente’ at Victims’ Memorials

  Under a  Sunday cloudy, gray sky and a drizzle of rain, visitors walked among the impromptu Pulse nightclub victims’ memorials at the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center in Downtown Orlando. Exactly a week after the massacre took place, visitors took in the shrines in silence: photos of the victims, teddy […]