Stories with 'history miami' tag

International Women’s Day Pop-up Fair

In celebration of International Women’s Day, United Way Women United will host its very first Pop-Up Fair featuring gifts, handcrafted accessories, bites and more from 15 local women-owned small businesses. Guests will enjoy music from Girls Make Beats and live performances from agencies that support women and girls issues, including Mind & Melody. Proceeds will […]

/ February 25, 2019

Miami & Coconut Grove: A Very Funny History

Starring HistoryMiami Historian, Miami-Dade College Professor, and Award-Winning Comedian Freddy Stebbins. Step back in time with Freddy Stebbins as he relives, through costume and impersonation, the magical moments and people that shaped the City of Miami and the beloved neighborhood of Coconut Grove.

/ April 18, 2018

Mapping imagination

How does the brain understand faraway places? We sat down with Dr. Catherine L. Newell to learn how maps can help navigate humans through uncharted lands, from fantasy worlds in Game of Thrones and Harry Potter to the greatest unknown — outer space.

/ February 2, 2016

The man who knows everything about Miami

Meet Dr. Paul George, Miami’s premiere historian, and uncover some of our city’s best kept secrets.

/ October 21, 2015