"Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.” Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas
Police have arrested a South Dade Middle School teacher for battery on a law enforcement officer and child abuse with no harm.
he Nuclear Regulatory Commission began a special inspection on Wednesday at Florida Power & Light’s Turkey Point nuclear power plant in Homestead to assess the failure of a safety-related electrical bus that resulted in the plant declaring an alert.
Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez was joined on Wednesday by City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado, City of Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine and Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade Administrator Dr. Lillian Rivera for a briefing on the status of the County’s mosquito control efforts for 2017. The key message and take-away from the meeting: Miami-Dade County is fully prepared and ready for Mosquito Season 2017, which is actually a year-round responsibility.
Homestead/South Dade Kiwanis Club 42nd Annual Community Prayer Breakfast
Florida City plans to enhance traffic conditions on East Palm Drive (SW 344th Street east of US1) with improved traffic flow, better access to commercial businesses and improved aesthetics. The nearly $5 million project will be funded in part by the State of Florida Small Cities Community Development Block Grant Program; Miami-Dade County; The State of Florida and Florida City.
Family Entertainment Center and Parking Garage has full support from both Homestead and Florida City officials, after questionable proposal
The work on the new Florida City casino began about two weeks ago on eight of the thirty eight acres that will be developed incrementally by Kings Court Key, an affiliate of Hialeah Park. Link Construction is the contractor. Completion of Phase 1 is scheduled for June 11.
The testing wars have returned to Tallahassee.
Paul Mason was recently honored with the naming of the Paul Mason Club House at the Miami Everglades RV Resort in his honor during Veterans' Night attended by more than 40 veterans. The activity center is the hub of the RV park.
One of the favorite Homestead events of the year is coming up quick. Save the date for the evening of Friday, February 24th. You'll enjoy the fun and excitement of the Rotary Club of Homestead's 33rd Annual Fundraiser at the Harris Field Pavilion on Campbell Drive (SW 312 street) and US #1.
Washington, D.C. –
What if the right thing actually happened? Someone sees an injustice that needs repaired, and guess what? People who can help work together and make it better.
Suk-He Lyon has a big heart. She tries to comfort those who are afflicted with cancer with a gift she makes by hand. They are called Angel Hats, colorful manifestations of yarn and her love. She sends them to hospitals around the country for kids and adults alike.
Jeffery Brown remembers as a kid needing to drive to Miami to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. by attending a parade.
The harmful parasite New World Screwworm made it to Florida's mainland on the back of a stray dog.
The first short meeting of the Florida City Commission started on a high note.
Imagine shadowing and helping a research team as they collect data at a National Park. The "Citizen Scientist" is coming to Biscayne National Park.
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