Eric Smith

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    Miami Northwestern Students Get Shaft From Education Bureaucrats

    Education Commissioner Eric J. Smith says no to Miami Northwestern.An assistant principal's mistake led Miami Northwestern High to get graded a D instead of a C last year. But the state's education commissioner won't grant Miami-Dade Public Schools' request to give Northwestern the higher grade. As ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Hurricanes Baseball: Shut down and shut out by URI

    Maybe it was a natural let-down after thoroughly dominating the 12th ranked Florida Gators over the weekend. Perhaps it was the fact that Qdoba provided the pre-game meal, which can't possibly be good per-game chow. Or maybe URI pitcher Eric Smith is just that great. Whatever the reason, the Rh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2008

    No Child Left To Die

    One of the daunting challenges facing President-elect Barack Obama is fixing the public school system where George W. Bush's No Child Left Behind Act has failed miserably, especially in Miami-Dade where some historically Black schools are in danger of being shut down. Our new Commander-In-Chief woul ... More >>

  • News

    June 7, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of June 7, 2007

    "Itís always easier to keep your mouth shut and pull the trigger"

  • News

    May 6, 2004

    Letters from the Issue of May 6, 2004

    Tallahassee, tips, unsung musicians, and daughterly advice

  • Culture

    June 19, 1997