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Friday 02/24/2017
Tonight!!!!! Rotary Club of Homestead 33rd Annual Auction

Friday, Feb. 25th, 6 pm, Harris Field Pavilion

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:32 am
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Council Hurries Cyber-Library Design in Special Call Session

   Homestead City Council amended its proposed cyber-library contract for design work at a special call meeting on Thursday February 16.

Posted: February 24, 2017
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New Headquarters for Homestead Police

Public Invited to Open House Celebration on Saturday, February 25

Posted: February 24, 2017
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Thursday 02/23/2017
WWII B29 Pilot honord in Redland

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.

Updated: February 23, 2017 - 1:52 pm
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Friday 02/17/2017
Homestead Rotary’s Fabulous Annual Auction, Raffles, Cocktails, All Your Friends and Neighbors and the Best Prime Rib in Town

   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.

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:28 am
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First Roll Call Held at New Homestead Police Headquarters

The grand opening and community celebration for Homestead's new police station is set for next Saturday, Feb. 25th. 

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:20 am
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Providing so much more than just soup

Homestead Soup Kitchen - 33 years of community giving to those in need 

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:31 am
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Homestead's Farm Fresh is Feeding Florida

  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.

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:32 am
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Sunday 02/12/2017
Florida 4th in US LEED Projects

   Florida ranked fourth in the number of LEED projects in the U.S. in 2016, according to an annual ranking produced by the US Green Building Council. The annual ranking highlights states throughout the United States that made significant strides in sustainable building design, construction and transformation over the past year. LEED is the world's most widely used and recognized green building rating system.

Updated: February 24, 2017 - 9:33 am
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Thursday 02/09/2017
Homestead's Eco-Fair

   There is something for everyone at the third annual Homestead Eco-Fair, coming up on Saturday, February 11th at Losner Park. Quickly becoming a favorite to our community, this is a great free family event.

Updated: February 17, 2017 - 10:34 am
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Friday 01/20/2017
When Magic Happens

By Doris D. Meneses

Posted: January 20, 2017
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South Dade Woman Seeks Prayers for Cancer Fighters

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.

Posted: January 20, 2017
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Homestead Hospital Celebrates 10 Years

Homestead Hospital turns 10 years-old in 2017. Last week numerous higher ups invited donors to a special event at the facility to celebrate the philanthropic spirit and the accomplishments of South Dade's largest medical institution.

Posted: January 20, 2017
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Connect with Nature at the Third Annual Homestead Eco Fair

Encounter live animals, try local organic foods, enjoy live music, learn about South Florida ecosystems, take the Trolley to the National Parks, and more…all at the third annual Homestead Eco-Fair.

Posted: January 20, 2017
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Friday 01/13/2017
Homestead Council funds Homestead Main Street

Homestead City Council agreed to recommend funding the Main Street organization’s $50,000 budget at Council’s Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday January 10.

Posted: January 13, 2017
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Something weird and exciting comes this way at the Seminole!

On Saturday, January 28th at 7 p.m., the Seminole Theatre in Homestead is going to present Artrageous. Don’t know what it is all about? Sounds weird and exciting?

Posted: January 13, 2017
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39th Annual MLK Parade Celebrates Legacy in South Dade

Jeffery Brown remembers as a kid needing to drive to Miami to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. by attending a parade.

Posted: January 13, 2017
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Screwworm Found in Homestead Stray Dog

The harmful parasite New World Screwworm made it to Florida's mainland on the back of a stray dog.

Updated: January 13, 2017 - 10:38 am
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Friday 01/06/2017
Biscayne National Park announces new Educational Institute

Imagine shadowing and helping a research team as they collect data at a National Park. The "Citizen Scientist" is coming to Biscayne National Park.

Posted: January 06, 2017
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Tuesday 01/03/2017
Serial Commercial Robber Arrested in Florida City

Florida City Police believe they have arrested a serial commercial robber who has “terrorized” area businesses.

Updated: January 03, 2017 - 11:21 am
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