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Johnny Diaz


Johnny Diaz is a features reporter at the Sun Sentinel. Prior to that, he was a media reporter for The Boston Globe's Business section and a features writer. Johnny is the author of six novels: Boston Boys Club, Miami Manhunt, Beantown Cubans, Take the Lead and Looking for Providence. His latest novel, Six Neckties, was published in May 2017.

Recent Articles

  • 'Mi Burrito' carol gets modern remixes

    [View the story "\"Mi Burrito Sabanero\" " on Storify] This donkey gets around on South Florida radio. Said donkey is featured in a Christmas carol called "El Burrito de Belen,'' which has a little boy singing in Spanish about his four-legged friend and guitar as they travel to Bethlehem. Since...

  • Fort Lauderdale man's condolences featured in TLC's 'Letters to Jackie'

    Fort Lauderdale man's condolences featured in TLC's 'Letters to Jackie'

    TLC's "Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy" highlights 20 of the more than 800,000 condolence letters sent to the first lady following the 1963 death of her husband. One of those letter writers was Raymond A. Melder, of Fort Lauderdale. Melder, now 75, was a lieutenant in the U.S....