Overtown Business District

NW 3rd Ave.
Miami, FL 33136

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  • Creating For A Better Future
    9 months ago by Kat Bein

    Overtown is one of Miami’s greatest treasures and one of the most important historical sites in the region, but it doesn’t always get the love it deserves. Despite its dilapidated appearance, it remains one of the main c...

  • Raheem DeVaughn on R&B in 2014: "It's Up to Us to Keep It Alive and Fresh"
    9 months ago by Jacob Katel

    When Raheem Devaughn sings, panties get wet. That's probably why he's been featured on songs by everyone from Ghostface Killah to The Roots. The Grammy-nominated artist has also cracked the pop charts with his own albums and singles...

  • Overtown Music & Arts Festival: "This Big Annual Event Will Expand Like Calle Ocho"
    9 months ago by Jacob Katel

    Among the great American capitals of black culture, the Magic City has always been a beacon of music, art, and hope. But you wouldn't necessarily know it by consulting most of the supposed scholars on the subject. They'll talk for h...

  • Goin' Overtown
    2 years ago by Jacob Katel

    D.A. Dorsey was Miami’s first black millionaire. The son of former Georgia slaves, he moved to Miami in 1897 with only the clothes on his back. By day, he worked as a carpenter for Henry Flagler’s railroad company and ev...

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