People

What happened when we entered Miami into the black and white challenge

We wanted in on the black and white challenge going around the internet, so we asked you to share your fave black and white shots of the Magic City.

/ October 31, 2017


This Miami family wins Halloween… again

The Barrow-Horth family celebrates Halloween for a whole week – and spends all year prepping for it.

/ October 30, 2017


We’re hiring! And other exciting announcements from us

The New Tropic team is growing in new ways so we can continue to make awesome things that help you live like you live here.

/ October 15, 2017


How one woman is trying to save Miami’s bees

New beekeeper with a community mission, Danielle Bender, shows us what public beehives can do.

/ October 3, 2017


How Moonlight inspired two SoFlo extras to pursue their dreams

Before Miami’s beloved film Moonlight won Best Picture at the 2016 Oscars, SoFlo locals helped make it. Here’s what some of the high school extras are up to now.

/ September 28, 2017


What evacuated Miamians couldn’t bear to leave behind

Onesies to wedding photos: The stories of the sentimental things South Floridians felt like they needed to take with them when they evacuated for Hurricane Irma.

/ September 15, 2017


How Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership was design-hacked by a fourth grader

Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership with Moonlighter makerspace bridges literature, design thinking, and community.

/ August 15, 2017


South Florida’s mission to ban conversion therapy statewide

Conversion therapy may not be banned statewide, but here’s how cities are leading the charge.

/ August 14, 2017


How Miami Beach can lead South Florida’s safe place initiatives

As the third of its kind in the country, the Miami Beach Police Department’s Safe Place Initiative helps local businesses show solidarity with its LGBTQ patrons.

/ August 13, 2017


Converting conservatives to the right side of equality

Jessica Fernandez has made it her mission to mobilize center-right conservatives to support statewide LGBTQ workplace equality initiatives.

/ August 6, 2017