The legalization of marijuana, both medically and recreationally, is a pressing issue in the United States; however, it is becoming less controversial as more states pass laws in favor of medical marijuana.

According to a marijuana legalization status map posted on the...

For Florida State University student Michelle Stern, what happened on Valentine’s Day 2018 is a reminder of the importance of her civic duties.  

“Personally, the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School really affected me,” Stern said. “That’s why I am going to...

Man or woman, child or adult, rich or poor, modern-day slavery does not discriminate.

Human trafficking is the modern equivalent to slavery. According to Do Something, an organization that promotes social justice, human trafficking affects approximately 30 million peopl...

According to the Linguistic Society of America, there are approximately 6,500 spoken languages. Spoken words are not required for the American Sign Language community, but it is still demanding to be heard and acknowledged.

The lack of certified interpreters, especially...

When it comes to natural disasters, everything can change in the blink of an eye

When The Beacon interviewed chief meteorologist Steve Weagle for WPTV news, there were three tropical storms forming in the Atlantic Ocean. Less than a week later, people in four different...

March 11, 2018

 Disney recently made some quiet changes to their ticket prices. Find out what it means for the people who often like to stay at the Fort Wilderness Campground while visiting the amusement parks.

President Trump approved the release of the long-awaited Nunes Memo on Friday, garnering mixed reactions about the document’s implications.

Compiled by GOP House Intelligence Committee Chairman David Nunes, the memo examines the FBI’s investigation into Russian involvem...

Jeff Sessions Interview

Investigations continue about alleged Russian involvement in the 2016 presidential election.  Last week, the Justice Department confirmed that special counsel Robert Mueller had interviewed a member of the President’s cabinet, Attorney General...

January 29, 2018

 It’s no secret that the beauty industry is a competitive business. According to Chloe Sorvino of Forbes Magazine, “the $445 billion (sales) industry [is] one of the most prevalent places for women to self-start their way to big-time success.”

On Jan. 15, Anastasia Beve...

November 28, 2017


TV host, author

to visit next month

Fox & Friends host Brian Kilmeade will speak at The Forum Club of the Palm Beaches Dec. 8 as part of the tour of his newly-released book, “Andrew Jackson and the Miracle of New Orleans.”

The book talks about the out...

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