Pallbearers wear a No. 16 jersey in honor of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez as they carry his casket for a memorial service at St. Brendan's Catholic Church, Thursday, Sept. 29, 2016, in Miami. Fernandez was killed in a boating accident Sunday along with two friends. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky) Sports

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly couldn’t stop crying during the painful press conference. Who could blame him for struggling with composure? Several Marlin players stood in the background, motionless and in disbelief. Later though, when it was time to play baseball again, the team surrounded the mound in an emotional tribute I’ve never witnessed before in professional sports. Jose Fernandez, the Marlins All-Star pitcher who...

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WITH MEXICAN CUISINE, IT’S ALL ABOUT THE SALSA Hispanic Kitchen

At almost every Mexican restaurant in the world, guests are served a bowl of chips and salsa almost immediately after they are seated. The chips should be light with a minimum of grease and sprinkled with salt. At least that’s what I prefer. Unfortunately, many establishments simply serve a product purchased in a bag from the nearest market. The same goes with the salsa. Do...

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THANKS FOR THE MEMORIES, BOBBY CHACON Sports

When a good friend leaves us too early, it’s only natural to grieve. It’s a devastating blow to the gut that drops you to your knees. Then again, we have all learned through personal experience that it helps the healing process to remember the good times. That’s how we should all feel about former boxing champion Bobby Chacon, 64, who passed away on September 7th...

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