Jorge Milian

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

BREAKING: Sale arranged on OfferUp smartphone app ends in carjacking
 A West Palm Beach man is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail after he allegedly carjacked another man at gunpoint, according to an arrest report. Darius Kareem Styles had connected the alleged victim through the online shopping app OfferUp to purchase a video game, the report said. Styles, 22, is facing charges of carjacking with a firearm...

Posted: 18 hours ago

A West Palm Beach man is being held in the Palm Beach County Jail after he allegedly carjacked another man at gunpoint, according to an arrest report. Darius Kareem Styles had connected the alleged victim through the online shopping app OfferUp to purchase a video game, the report said. Styles, 22, is facing charges of carjacking with a firearm...
NEW: Delray men hold Uber driver at gunpoint; mistake him for burglar
 Roberto Augustin had just finished making a food delivery for Uber on Saturday night when he became lost inside a neighborhood in unincorporated Delray Beach. As Augustin tried to find his way out, he was approached by two armed men riding in a golf cart. “Get out of the car, or we’re going to kill you,” Augustin heard as...

Posted: 6 hours ago

Roberto Augustin had just finished making a food delivery for Uber on Saturday night when he became lost inside a neighborhood in unincorporated Delray Beach. As Augustin tried to find his way out, he was approached by two armed men riding in a golf cart. “Get out of the car, or we’re going to kill you,” Augustin heard as...
PBSO seeks man who exposed himself, grabbed woman in Lake Worth
 The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of exposing himself to a woman in Lake Worth, then attempting to force her into a car. The unidentified woman was walking on the 500 block of North H Street at about 7:25 a.m. Sept. 6 when the man exposed himself as...

Posted: a day ago

The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of exposing himself to a woman in Lake Worth, then attempting to force her into a car. The unidentified woman was walking on the 500 block of North H Street at about 7:25 a.m. Sept. 6 when the man exposed himself as...
After Hurricane Irma: Storm washes out part of I-95 Boynton exit ramp
 Hurricane Irma may be long gone, but her effects are still being felt in Boynton Beach. The Interstate 95 southbound exit ramp to Woolbright Road has the westbound exit lane closed due to erosion from the hurricane, according to the Florida Department of Transportation. Motorists continue to have access to the southbound lane that heads east...

Posted: a day ago

Hurricane Irma may be long gone, but her effects are still being felt in Boynton Beach. The Interstate 95 southbound exit ramp to Woolbright Road has the westbound exit lane closed due to erosion from the hurricane, according to the Florida Department of Transportation. Motorists continue to have access to the southbound lane that heads east...
NEW: Boy, 15, charged as adult in home-invasion robbery of man, 87
 A 15-year-old boy is being held without bond and facing adult charges after he allegedly participated in a home invasion in which an 87-year-old Belle Glade man was robbed at gunpoint, according to an arrest report. Trev L. Roy is charged with robbery with firearm, armed burglary of a dwelling and dealing in stolen property. He is in custody...

Posted: 3 days ago

A 15-year-old boy is being held without bond and facing adult charges after he allegedly participated in a home invasion in which an 87-year-old Belle Glade man was robbed at gunpoint, according to an arrest report. Trev L. Roy is charged with robbery with firearm, armed burglary of a dwelling and dealing in stolen property. He is in custody...
NEW: Ex-Miami football player Jason Geathers tased twice during arrest
 Jason Geathers sat in a Palm Beach County Jail cell Sunday, not far from the local football fields the Delray Beach native once dominated. Geathers, 37, was arrested early Sunday by Delray Beach police after he was allegedly found in possession of heroin, cocaine and marijuana. When Geathers jumped off a bicycle and ran from officers, he...

Posted: 4 days ago

Jason Geathers sat in a Palm Beach County Jail cell Sunday, not far from the local football fields the Delray Beach native once dominated. Geathers, 37, was arrested early Sunday by Delray Beach police after he was allegedly found in possession of heroin, cocaine and marijuana. When Geathers jumped off a bicycle and ran from officers, he...
NEW: Woman, 82, gets into dispute at Publix, spits on officer’s face
 An 82-year-old West Palm Beach woman was arrested Thursday after she became embroiled in a dispute with a customer at a Publix Super Market, then spit on a police officer’s face, according to an arrest report. Josette Jordan is facing charges of resisting an officer, aggravated battery on an officer and resisting arrest without violence...

Posted: 4 days ago

An 82-year-old West Palm Beach woman was arrested Thursday after she became embroiled in a dispute with a customer at a Publix Super Market, then spit on a police officer’s face, according to an arrest report. Josette Jordan is facing charges of resisting an officer, aggravated battery on an officer and resisting arrest without violence...
BREAKING: Convenience store employee shot by gunman in Riviera Beach
 A convenience store employee was shot Saturday inside the business in Riviera Beach, a police spokeswoman said. The unidentified man was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The shooting took place in the 3000 block of President Barack Obama Highway. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Rose Anne Brown...

Posted: 6 days ago

A convenience store employee was shot Saturday inside the business in Riviera Beach, a police spokeswoman said. The unidentified man was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The shooting took place in the 3000 block of President Barack Obama Highway. Riviera Beach police spokeswoman Rose Anne Brown...
UPDATE: 2 percent of Palm Beach County FPL customers without power
 It may be little solace to those who continue to broil in their homes, but the number of Florida Power & Light customers in Palm Beach County still without power dropped Saturday to 6 percent and later just 2 percent, according to company figures. That percentage translates into 19,550 residences and businesses that can’t turn the lights...

Posted: 6 days ago

It may be little solace to those who continue to broil in their homes, but the number of Florida Power & Light customers in Palm Beach County still without power dropped Saturday to 6 percent and later just 2 percent, according to company figures. That percentage translates into 19,550 residences and businesses that can’t turn the lights...
Tri-Rail back up; free rides through Monday
 Regular Tri-Rail weekend services have resumed following disruptions caused by Hurricane Irma and customers are in for an added bonus. According to a news release, as a “token of our appreciation for your support and patience,” Tri-Rail service will be free through the weekend and on Monday. Tri-Rail service includes 18 stops...

Posted: 6 days ago

Regular Tri-Rail weekend services have resumed following disruptions caused by Hurricane Irma and customers are in for an added bonus. According to a news release, as a “token of our appreciation for your support and patience,” Tri-Rail service will be free through the weekend and on Monday. Tri-Rail service includes 18 stops...
NEW: Lake Worth says 84 percent of customers now have power
 Slowly but surely customers who are served by Lake Worth Electric Utility are getting their power back, according to a statement form the city. Approximately 84 percent of homes — 22,122 customers — have had their power restored, leaving 4,288 outages. The electric company has re-energized 40 or 41 system circuits, according to...

Posted: 6 days ago

Slowly but surely customers who are served by Lake Worth Electric Utility are getting their power back, according to a statement form the city. Approximately 84 percent of homes — 22,122 customers — have had their power restored, leaving 4,288 outages. The electric company has re-energized 40 or 41 system circuits, according to...