World Cup Cricket comes to South Florida

By Ed Boreth/ Special to the Boca Raton Tribune The fans were waiting to see if Cricket T20 World Cup would finally get started in Florida. Friday’s match between USA and Ireland held the key to who would or could advance from Group A to the Super 8s, while the other teams would go home. Cricket was to start on Tuesday night with Nepal v Sri Lanka. More...

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By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Monday, March 4th, 2024

Brightline chooses Stuart for new station

Brightline has announced a station in Stuart will be its first between West Palm Beach and Orlando. It is likely to open in 2026. “The City of Stuart is thrilled to announce that Brightline has chosen Stuart More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Saturday, February 24th, 2024

100 day countdown to ICC Men’s T20 Cricket World Cup features ceremonial ball drop in Miami and Fort Lauderdale

The ICC T20 Men’s Cricket World Cup will feature four matches at Central Broward Park in June. This is the first time the event has been held in the US, which is co-hosting with the West Indies. Three More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Saturday, February 17th, 2024

Coral Springs planning Everglades access ecotourism pitch

As reported earlier in the week in Coral Springs Talk the City of Coral Springs is moving forward with its play to create a “destination” in the city, built around its proximity to the Everglades. This More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Wednesday, January 31st, 2024

Miami-Dade moving forward with commuter rail plan

The Northeast Corridor is the Miami-Dade portion of the Coastal Link, which extends from Downtown Miami to the City of Aventura, along the existing Florida East Coast (FEC) railway tracks, approximately 13.5 miles. More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Monday, January 29th, 2024

Loxahatchee Battle Reenactment

On Saturday this past week, the 1838 Battles of the Loxahatchee were reenacted at Battlefield Park in Jupiter Farms. The events were the final set piece battles of the Second Seminole War. The Loxahatchee More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Tuesday, January 23rd, 2024

The American Conquest of Florida is released

The final book in the Albion Florida series has now been released. In it the period from 1784 to 1825 is covered in detail. The Spanish re-assumed control of East Florida in 1784 when the British ceded the colony. More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Sunday, January 7th, 2024

Tri-Rail headed to Downtown Miami

An absolutely massive development in the southeast Florida transit landscape. Tri-Rail the commuter rail service that goes from Mangonia Park in Palm Beach County through Broward County to Miami International Airport More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Monday, December 18th, 2023

Former GOP Congressman tackles Climate Change

Former South Carolina Congressman Bob Inglis tried to tackle the climate issue in Congress during the 2000’s and now is leading an organization looking to facilitate free market solutions to the intensifying More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Sunday, December 3rd, 2023

An overview of Florida’s role in the American Revolution

This is an excerpt from the introduction in my new book Florida and the American Revolution. which is available via in paperback or Kindle format. We learn as young children in school about the American More...