The long goodbye

The long goodbye

She got a little needy in her later years, and, though we loved her still, we approached her with a timidity that must have hurt her feelings. "What's she doing?" my daughter Katherine whispered when she saw a frail arm reach out from the rear window and swing back and forth randomly. "She's greeting you," [...]

Mr. Walter James Finley has reason to be proud

Mr. Walter James Finley has reason to be proud

With profound faith and a commitment to education that transcended generations, Walter James Finley came to the United States in 1897. The Bahamian entrepreneur, farmer, and first black man in Broward County to own an automobile, planted fields and grew a dynasty. Today, the close-knit third generation of Finleys, includes educators and engineers, business owners, [...]