Jorge Milian

Journalist

Born in Jersey City, N.J. a long time ago. Moved to Miami as a kid and graduated from Miami Norland High School (Randy Shannon's alma mater, too.) Graduated from the University of Florida in 1983 with a Liberal Arts degree. First job out of college was at the Ocala Star-Banner and have since worked at several papers including Florida Today, the Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel and the Daily Journal in Caracas, Venezuela. I've been with the Palm Beach Post since 1995, covering University of Miami sports until moving over to Breaking News in 2013. 

Latest from Jorge Milian

JUST IN: PBSO won’t charge man accused of trying to lure kids into car
 A man who allegedly tried to lure middle-school students into his car Jan. 12 in suburban Boynton Beach has spoken to law-enforcement authorities about the incident and is not facing any charges, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Students from Somerset Canyons Middle School told PBSO that the man approached them in...

Posted: 4 hours ago

A man who allegedly tried to lure middle-school students into his car Jan. 12 in suburban Boynton Beach has spoken to law-enforcement authorities about the incident and is not facing any charges, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Students from Somerset Canyons Middle School told PBSO that the man approached them in...
NEW: Seen him? Man sought after Roombas stolen from Royal Palm Walmart
 A man is wanted by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office after he was caught on camera allegedly stealing vacuum cleaners from the Walmart in Royal Palm Beach. The incident took place Jan. 15 at the store Belvedere Road and State Road 7. According to PBSO, the man walked into the store and helped himself to “numerous” Roomba...

Posted: 6 hours ago

A man is wanted by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office after he was caught on camera allegedly stealing vacuum cleaners from the Walmart in Royal Palm Beach. The incident took place Jan. 15 at the store Belvedere Road and State Road 7. According to PBSO, the man walked into the store and helped himself to “numerous” Roomba...
JUST IN: Woman flown to hospital after Royal Palm crash
 A woman was flown Monday to St. Mary’s Medical Center after a two-vehicle crash in Royal Palm Beach, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Firefighters had to pull the woman from her vehicle using the jaws of life, spokesman Capt. Albert Borroto said. The crash took place at about 2 p.m. at Southern Boulevard and State Road 7...

Posted: 6 hours ago

A woman was flown Monday to St. Mary’s Medical Center after a two-vehicle crash in Royal Palm Beach, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue. Firefighters had to pull the woman from her vehicle using the jaws of life, spokesman Capt. Albert Borroto said. The crash took place at about 2 p.m. at Southern Boulevard and State Road 7...
LATEST: Infections concern doctors of badly burned Fort Pierce girl
 A 14-year-old girl burned over 95 percent of her body during a New Year’s Eve bonfire near Fort Pierce was set to undergo her latest surgery Monday while doctors expressed concern regarding the growing risk of infection, according to a Facebook page run by family members and providing updates on the teenager’s condition....

Posted: 11 hours ago

A 14-year-old girl burned over 95 percent of her body during a New Year’s Eve bonfire near Fort Pierce was set to undergo her latest surgery Monday while doctors expressed concern regarding the growing risk of infection, according to a Facebook page run by family members and providing updates on the teenager’s condition....
JUST IN: West Palm woman accused of scamming elderly victim of $10,000
 A suburban West Palm Beach woman was arrested Wednesday after she allegedly schemed with another person to scam an elderly woman out of $10,000, according to an arrest report. Melissa Fenelus, 22, is facing a charge of larceny against a victim 65 years or older. Fenelus was released from the Palm Beach County Jail after posting $5,000 bail...

Posted: 12 hours ago

A suburban West Palm Beach woman was arrested Wednesday after she allegedly schemed with another person to scam an elderly woman out of $10,000, according to an arrest report. Melissa Fenelus, 22, is facing a charge of larceny against a victim 65 years or older. Fenelus was released from the Palm Beach County Jail after posting $5,000 bail...
Palm Springs police looking for hit-run driver who struck pedestrian
 Palm Springs police need the public’s help in finding a driver who seriously injured a pedestrian then fled the scene. The crash took place Wednesday at around 6:45 p.m. in the 3600 block of S. Military Trail, according to a police spokesman. The victim, a 50-year-old man, was walking eastbound crossing Military Trail when he was struck...

Posted: 3 days ago

Palm Springs police need the public’s help in finding a driver who seriously injured a pedestrian then fled the scene. The crash took place Wednesday at around 6:45 p.m. in the 3600 block of S. Military Trail, according to a police spokesman. The victim, a 50-year-old man, was walking eastbound crossing Military Trail when he was struck...
44-year-old man is year’s first homicide victim in Delray Beach
 A 44-year-old man was shot and killed early Thursday in Delray Beach within feet of a church, according to police. Alaster Anton King died after he was shot multiple times by an unknown assailant. The shooting took place shortly before 1 a.m. at the corner of Southwest 12th Avenue and Southwest 1st Street, just south of West Atlantic Avenue...

Posted: 4 days ago

A 44-year-old man was shot and killed early Thursday in Delray Beach within feet of a church, according to police. Alaster Anton King died after he was shot multiple times by an unknown assailant. The shooting took place shortly before 1 a.m. at the corner of Southwest 12th Avenue and Southwest 1st Street, just south of West Atlantic Avenue...
Palm Beach Gardens woman accused of sexually abusing child for years
 A Palm Beach Gardens woman is being held without bond in the Palm Beach County Jail after she allegedly sexually assaulted a child over many years, according to an arrest report. Kathleen Ann Carter, a 39-year-old registered nurse, is facing three counts of sexual assault. The child, now 16, told a Palm Beach Gardens police detective the...

Posted: 5 days ago

A Palm Beach Gardens woman is being held without bond in the Palm Beach County Jail after she allegedly sexually assaulted a child over many years, according to an arrest report. Kathleen Ann Carter, a 39-year-old registered nurse, is facing three counts of sexual assault. The child, now 16, told a Palm Beach Gardens police detective the...
BREAKING: Early-morning murder victim identified as Delray man
 UPDATE, 11:30 p.m.: Delray Beach police have identified a man shot to death early Thursday as Alaster Anton King, 44, of Delray Beach. King was found outside a church near Southwest 12th Avenue and Southwest 1st Street around 1 a.m., according to a police spokeswoman. Officers patrolling in the area heard gunshots around 12:55 a.m. and responded...

Posted: 4 days ago

UPDATE, 11:30 p.m.: Delray Beach police have identified a man shot to death early Thursday as Alaster Anton King, 44, of Delray Beach. King was found outside a church near Southwest 12th Avenue and Southwest 1st Street around 1 a.m., according to a police spokeswoman. Officers patrolling in the area heard gunshots around 12:55 a.m. and responded...
West Palm Beach man files suit in drowning death of 3-year-old son
 Dougie Staniewicz and Braden Geving, two cherub-cheeked, 3-year-old half-brothers, awoke from a nap in October at their Fort Pierce home and wandered outside, opening a sliding glass door then stepping through an unlocked pool gate. Alexander Geving, Dougie’s stepfather and Braden’s biological father, woke up from his...

Posted: 5 days ago

Dougie Staniewicz and Braden Geving, two cherub-cheeked, 3-year-old half-brothers, awoke from a nap in October at their Fort Pierce home and wandered outside, opening a sliding glass door then stepping through an unlocked pool gate. Alexander Geving, Dougie’s stepfather and Braden’s biological father, woke up from his...
UPDATE: Boynton Beach Police identify woman fatally struck by Brightline train 
 UPDATE 9:10 a.m.: Boynton Beach Police said Melissa Lavell, 32, was fatally struck by the Brightline train Friday night.  Witnesses told police that Lavell appeared to be crossing the tracks after the guard rails were in the down position in an attempt to make it across before the train came.  The train was traveling north on the...

Posted: 9 days ago

UPDATE 9:10 a.m.: Boynton Beach Police said Melissa Lavell, 32, was fatally struck by the Brightline train Friday night.  Witnesses told police that Lavell appeared to be crossing the tracks after the guard rails were in the down position in an attempt to make it across before the train came.  The train was traveling north on the...