3 years ago | Longform
In a small, cheery, wood-paneled office in the back of the Design Center of the Americas in Dania Beach, the young, wavy-haired receptionist was polite but firm. "Mr. Abovitz isn't available right now." A green cartoon dragon grinned from the wall...
3 years ago | Education
Not every child who walks into Maria Sanabria's first-grade classroom at Orange Brook Elementary in Hollywood can read well. The kids are mostly from poor families, and roughly half of Orange Brook's students don't pass state standardized tests. E...
3 years ago | Flotsam
Reza Baluchi was drifting in the Atlantic Ocean 23 miles off the coast of Florida. The sea was calm and the sky dark. The new moon had dipped below the waves to the west hours earlier. In the quiet night, the wiry, wild-haired 44-year-old rolled o...