FAU wins ESPN Events Invitational and other south Florida college basketball news

Last Saturday, FAU stunningly lost a home game to little Bryant College. But the Owls bounced back in a big way winning the ESPN Events Invitational at Disney World on Sunday afternoon. In the final the Owls defeated Virginia Tech 84-50. On Friday, FAU beat Texas A&M and on Thursday the Owls had beat Butler. The Owls have been without More...

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By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Thursday, October 5th, 2023

Before Brightline there was the USAir Florida Shuttle

In early 1993, USAir (later known as US Airways) with newly-minted investment from British Airways launched the USAir Florida Shuttle to link cities within the state to one another. The shuttle featured hourly More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Sunday, October 1st, 2023

Remembering Jimmy Buffett’s Florida which we’ve lost

NOTE: This story originally ran on The Florida Squeeze Jimmy Buffett’s passing is symbolic of the Florida we once had and have now lost. Buffett was the greatest symbol of the unique Florida culture we More...

By Kartik Krishnaiyer On Saturday, September 30th, 2023

Boca Raton’s Pondhawk Natural Area

During the 1970’s and 80’s much of Boca Raton’s economy was stimulated by IBM. The 79-acre Pondhawk Natural Area was once part of the huge IBM campus. The Palm Beach County-managed Natural Area More...

By Bocatribune On Friday, April 13th, 2012

Ozzie Guillen is Being Unfairly Punished and Will Never Be The Same

By: Pedro Heizer “A couple of days ago we were the [bleeping] best stuff in town. Now we’re [bleep]. … We won it a couple years ago, and we’re horse[bleep].  The Cubs haven’t won in 100 years, and they’re More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Can The Marlins Go From Paupers to Playoffs?

By: Pedro Heizer Marlinsinity is in full effect in Miami and the question everyone wants to know is can the Miami Marlins go from paupers to playoffs in one year? A franchise once known as the laughingstock of Major More...

By Bocatribune On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Miami Marlins’ Hanley Ramirez Agrees to Move to Third Base

By: Pedro Heizer Miami Marlins’ shortstop Hanley Ramirez is showing willingness to relinquish his role as the starting shortstop of the Miami Marlins and give way to newly acquired Jose Reyes, who signed a six-year More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, December 29th, 2011

Let the Excitement Begin: Marlins Making Moves 2011

By: Matt Blue The Miami Marlins proved they are dead serious about spending money and making moves. The organization has undergone an extreme makeover. The franchise has been given a new beginning and a fresh start. More...

By Bocatribune On Monday, July 19th, 2010

Should The Marlins Buy or Sell?

By: Matt Bluestein As the July 31st nonwaiver trade deadline approaches, the question is, will the Marlins ultimately become buyers or sellers? The team is currently 10.5 games out of first place in the National More...

By Bocatribune On Thursday, June 24th, 2010

Marlins Fire Manager Fredi Gonzalez

By: Matt Bluestein Fredi Gonzalez has been on the hot seat since the conclusion of last season. Loria was believed to be very infuriated as a result of the Marlins failure to reach the playoffs. Finally, Jeffrey More...