Heard On Sundial: A Recap Of Super Tuesday, Palm Beach County News, And The Wynwood Battle
On this Wednesday, March 4, episode of Sundial:
A recap of Super Tuesday
Super Tuesday proved to be a critical turning point in the race for the Democratic presidential nominee. Last night, former Vice President Joe Biden had big wins across the South and in Texas, while U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont took California and Colorado.
This morning, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg officially ended his campaign and endorsed Biden for the nomination. Bloomberg held a rally in West Palm Beach last night.
“[Bloomberg] did his best to not acknowledge the circumstances of his campaign,” says Miami Herald’s David Smiley who was at the Bloomberg event. Smiley joined Sundial to talk about how Super Tuesday will influence the Florida primary.
Top Palm Beach County Stories by Madeline Fox
WLRN’s Palm Beach County reporter Madeline Fox reported on a number of stories from art museums, to the environment, to capturing a community’s history and its holiday lights. Fox will be leaving WLRN and continuing her professional journey with Wisconsin Public Media covering K-12 education. Sundial invited Fox for a farewell conversation looking back at her top stories.
The Battle Over Wynwood
The neighborhood of Wynwood in Miami is once again going through major changes and suffering an "indentity crisis."
The hipster art community is growing with more businesses, restaurants and residential properties. Now, there are growing tensions between developers, residents and local officials about how Wynwood should evolve. Moishe Mana, the largest private landowner of Wynwood has launched the #SaveWynwood campaign, stating the neighborhood in in jeopardy.
Miami Herald reporter Linda Robertson has talked to some residents and business owners and joined Sundial.