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The Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach is home to the most important art collection in Florida, and Foster + Partners has just been selected to add an extension that will help make it the state's leading cultural institution. The masterplan, which was
The building is located near the MacArthur Causeway, and its front façade is oriented towards the bay. It includes 32,000 square feet of galleries, shops, educational facilities, plazas and gardens. Clusters of suspended columns are covered in vegetation
Florida whales that were trapped in water only a few feet deep Wednesday moved to deeper waters Thursday morning, but prospects for the animals remained grim, wildlife officials said.
By Jane Sutton MIAMI (Reuters) - Dozens of whales were beached in the Everglades National Park in southwest Florida, and rangers and wildlife workers were trying to keep the animals stable until the tide rose enough to allow them to return to sea, a park spokeswoman said on Wednesday. About 30 whales were stranded in shallow water, and 10 more were on the shore, in a remote park of the Everglad...
MIAMI (Reuters) - Dozens of whales were beached in the Everglades National Park in southwest Florida, and rangers and wildlife workers were trying to keep the animals stable until the tide rose enough to allow them to return to sea, a park spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
A pod of short-finned pilot whales is stranded in Everglades National Park in Florida.CBSMiami reports that four of the whales have already died after 10 of them beached themselves on sand Tuesday, according to park spokesperson Linda Friar.A rescue mission will be launched Wednesday morning to assess the whales, which are struggling in Florida Bay about 30 miles from the town of Flamingo, Nati...
Pamela Rivera, Latino Engagement Associate / Program Assistant, Washington, D.C.:Recently, there have been a string of reports depicting Miami’s vulnerability, the New York Times and Rolling Stones have both written stories drawing attention to the city’s uncertain future. As the most climate vulnerable coastal city in the United States there is...
Way back over Labor Day weekend, folks at The Standard Hotel told us they'd spotted a crocodile in high-traffic Biscayne Bay. We thought they were pulling our leg.But it turns out there may be at least one croc who enjoys cruising the salty waters near Sunset Harbor, and he definitely has the right of way."I was sitting on the balcony, having coffee and looking at the water when we spotted...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Charges have been dropped against two teenage girls who a sheriff had accused of bullying a Florida classmate who later committed suicide, the girls' attorneys said Wednesday.
(Reuters) - A sinkhole swallowed parts of two houses on Florida's west coast on Thursday and seven nearby homes were evacuated as it continued to expand more than six hours after being discovered, a local official said.