The year-long investigation into Florida’s lack of protection for children was honored with The Knight Award for Public Service at the Online Journalism Awards on Saturday night in Chicago. A PIN query led to two expert sources in the series and two other queries led the discussions from the investigation.
Every week we highlight a few stories produced by PIN partner newsrooms informed by sources in the Public Insight Network.
Miami Vice was a game-changer when it debuted in 1984, a never-before-seen mash-up of pop music, rock stars and moviemaking techniques applied for the first time to the small screen. Members shared their work experience on the show.
Cronkite News circled back to a query from February and reconnected with sources to see how independent voters have a strong voice in the upcoming election.
State lawmakers took action this year to ensure teachers would have money for classroom supplies before the school year started. In Miami-Dade County, however, teachers are still waiting for the funds more than a month into the semester. We featured te…
Lots of hits were either all or partially recorded in South Florida. The Sunshine Economy dives into the local music industry and features its history. We asked members to share their favorite song about or mentioning Miami.
A PIN source contributed her experiences and insights about providing for a family while living under challenging financial constraints.
The health care industry is a maze of money; confusing, complex and costly. The tangle of employers, insurance companies and providers makes shopping for health care and health insurance difficult enough — but underneath that web is a layer of secrecy that prevents consumers from seeing what actually gets paid for care.
WLRN-Miami Herald News and the Miami Herald have been exploring the power of price in health care in South Florida. With this series, we’re examining what the complexity and opacity of health care pricing costs our region.
A Miami-Dade woman named Isis has started a petition urging media outlets to refer to the Islamic terrorist group dominating headlines as ISIL instead of ISIS. We featured Marsha, a Middle East expert lecturer.
OPB PIN sources helped provide background for development of the story with their experiences and insight.
Monday’s Sunshine Economy talks with hedge fund managers about the lure of low taxes and good weather, and why they think their few but high paying jobs are important diversifying the South Florida economy. We asked members if they trust their banks an…