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  • 2008 - Education Reporting Awards/National Education Writers Association, published January 4, 2007

    "The Missionary"

  • 2008 - AAN AltWeekly Awards, published May 31, 2007

    "Artist as Prisoner"

  • 2008 - Sunshine State Awards/South Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published May 31, 2007

    "Artist as Prisoner"

  • 2008 - Better Weekly Newspaper Awards/Florida Press Association, published May 31, 2007

    "Artist as Prisoner"

  • 2007 - Awards of Excellence/North Central Florida Society of Professional Journalists, published June 29, 2006


2007 Stories by Rob Jordan

Archives: 2007 | 2006 | 2005
  • If You Build It

    published June 28, 2007

    Grocery shopping can be a bitch. Before you've picked up the staples -- peanut butter, bread, milk, cereal, pasta -- you find yourself in the... More >>

  • Artist as Prisoner

    published May 31, 2007

    A dozen inmates wait patiently in hard plastic chairs arranged in tight rows. They fix their stares on the steel double doors that occasionally... More >>

  • Booted

    published May 17, 2007

    Lucy Delgado's American Dream is about to die. The petite, talkative mother of four, together with her husband, Ervin, moved to Miami from... More >>

  • Orchid Jungle

    published April 19, 2007

    Seven hours into a sweaty, bloody trek through dense-cut grass, Brazilian pepper, and wax myrtle in the remote Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State... More >>

  • While You Were Out

    published April 5, 2007

    While You Were Out Filed Under: News While you were out partying, doing hallucinogenic drugs, and having... More >>

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    Killer Kids

    published March 29, 2007

    My name is Rod Williams. My auntie Jean calls me Man. It's a nickname, like Ms. Money and Tornado. Those are my sisters, Monica and Latoya. My... More >>

  • Museum Park Trial Balloon Bursts

    published March 29, 2007

    The Livan Is Easy Filed Under: News Livan Hernandez pays rent. It just takes him nearly four years. Back in... More >>

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    Green Tide

    published March 1, 2007

    Just as the sun was reaching its highest point in the sky, Lou Greenwell realized he could see again. During a morning spent paddling across... More >>

  • Hit and Run Hero

    published March 1, 2007

    Payfront Park Filed Under: Culture First-run movies every night on a 60-foot-high screen in a beautiful grassy spot... More >>

  • Unfriendly Fire

    published March 1, 2007

    Larry Jackson could be excused for disliking cops. After all, the 48-year-old found himself on the wrong end of a Taser this past... More >>

  • The Seminole Sun Sets on Anna Nicole

    published February 15, 2007

    The Seminole Sun Sets on Anna Nicole Filed Under: Scene The day Anna Nicole Smith's corpse was wheeled from the... More >>

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    Bee Spell

    published February 15, 2007

    When the air is wine and the wind is free and the morning sits on the lovely lea and sunlight ripples on every tree... More >>

  • The Hilliard’s Alive ...

    published February 8, 2007

    The Hilliard's Alive ... Filed under: News Gabrielle Nash Tessler is on a mission to rid North Bay Village of the... More >>

  • Super Brawls

    published February 1, 2007

    Super Brawls Filed under: Flotsam Last week they outlawed tailgating at Dolphin Stadium. The... More >>

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    Real Men of Sports

    published February 1, 2007

    Hey, Super Bowl tourists. The only topic the sports pages, TV, and Internet want to discuss before the February 4 Super Bowl is Peyton and Rex.... More >>

  • Buzz Kill

    published January 25, 2007

    Buzz Kill Filed under: News A year ago... More >>

  • America, the Test

    published January 18, 2007

    America, the Test Filed under: Flotsam The feds are going to pilot a new citizenship test (less... More >>

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    The Missionary

    published January 4, 2007

    This past October, television cameramen gathered at the gates of Miami Edison Senior High, a Zone school in hard-pressed Little Haiti. The news... More >>

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