Category: Community

Omicron Sweeps Through

One million: the staggering number of cases the United States reported at the start of the year, a milestone which has never been recorded so far in the now two-year-long COVID-19 pandemic. Florida is averaging nearly 60,000 cases a day, according to the New York Times. While the […]

FLHS Dancers Take the Lead

This past November, several students of Fort Lauderdale High School performed in the ballet Coppélia. The show was directed and produced by the Fort Lauderdale Children’s Ballet Theater and performed at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts. Five FLHS students performed together in Coppélia. Wren Baumeister (12) […]

Local Ballet Classic on the Small Screen

Due to COVID-19, the performing arts have changed the way they reach out and perform to their audiences. Companies have resorted to doing their performances either outdoors or by streaming online. One local company, the Fort Lauderdale’s Children’s Ballet Theatre (CBT), performed their annual showcase of Cinderella in […]

A Treat in a Year of Tricks

Halloween is a popular holiday that has changed as a result of COVID-19. Many people have decided to halt activities like trick-or-treating with friends or attend parties and have changed their plans to stay safe. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has made recommendations about Halloween […]

Sweet Success For Local Bakeshop

LoveLee Bakeshop, a new bakeshop located at 603 NE 13th Street in Fort Lauderdale, is one tough cookie. Opened less than a year ago, LoveLee Bakeshop was amassing new and loyal customers until the bakery had to close its doors three months later due to COVID-19.  “I had […]