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Saturday 04/21/2018
Over 150 Men ‘Walk for Peace’

  Homestead and Florida City’s community was hit hard by the gang murder that took place in Blakey Park during the first part of January.

Posted: April 21, 2018
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Friday 04/20/2018
40 Years of Flavor

The Dade County Farm Bureau Barbecue and “Fun” Raiser

Updated: April 20, 2018 - 11:07 am
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Six Men, including two from Homestead, Charged with Trafficking 400 Migratory Birds

Rescued birds released to freedom in the Everglades

Posted: April 20, 2018
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Is the F-35A headed to Homestead?

   The 2016 decision to select Fort Worth rather than Homestead Air Reserve Base (HARB) as the preferred location for the first Air Force Reserve Base to have F-35A aircraft was a major, but not the final step.

Posted: April 20, 2018
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New Start for the Y

Sue Loyzelle takes the reins at the YMCA

Updated: April 20, 2018 - 11:16 am
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Friday 04/13/2018
Hurricane NAFTA

Most hurricanes only last for a day or two, this one has been hitting South Dade for two decades.

Updated: April 13, 2018 - 10:01 am
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Homestead Honors Officers of the Month

Vice Mayor Stephen Shelley, on behalf of Mayor Jeff Porter, recognized Officer Jordan Vasquez and Officer Dwayne Ireland as Homestead Police Officers of the Month.

Updated: April 13, 2018 - 9:34 am
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Council Discusses Transit Changes; Marijuana Dispensaries

   Homestead City Council discussed County changes to use of the    transportation surtax at its Committee of the Whole meeting on Tuesday April 10.

Posted: April 13, 2018
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Thursday 04/12/2018
What were you doing 30 years ago?

Berry’s Paints of Homestead is celebrating Curtis Mayes 30 years with the company.

Posted: April 12, 2018
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Saturday 04/07/2018
Homestead Police Explorers Win First Place

From crime scene processing to crisis intervention, Homestead’s next

Updated: April 13, 2018 - 9:59 am
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Friday 04/06/2018
Scott Signs Bill Expanding ‘Resign to Run’

Local and state office holders in Florida will have to resign from their seats to run for a federal office that overlaps with their current term, under a bill signed by Gov. Rick Scott.

Posted: April 06, 2018
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Still Time to be Counted in the 2017 Census of Agriculture

Farmers and ranchers still have time to be counted in the 2017 Census of Agriculture, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).

Updated: April 13, 2018 - 10:00 am
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Rubio Offers Hope to Farmers Hit by Irma

Federal disaster relief for farmers impacted by Hurricane Irma may be available “as early as next week,” according to U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio.

Updated: April 13, 2018 - 9:59 am
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018 Registration Now Open for CareerSource South Florida & Homestead Summer Job Program

The City of Homestead and CareerSource South Florida (CSSF) have partnered once again to find jobs for local students while school is out.

Posted: April 06, 2018
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Curbelo Visits Area Businesses

   U.S. Representative Carlos Curbelo took part of his “Spring Break” to tour area businesses Thursday, March 29, 2018. No tie was required as he spent the morning at some of the farms to discuss agricultural concerns and issues.

Posted: April 06, 2018
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New F35 Fighter Mission for Homestead? EIS Hearing April 17

   The Homestead Air Reserve Base (HARB) is a contender for Air Force assignment of a new F35 fighter squadron.

Posted: April 06, 2018
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Improvement with Innovation

Service groups gather to hear FPL’s plans for the community

Posted: April 06, 2018
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Sunday 04/01/2018
He is Risen - Celebrating Easter

Pastor Rick B. Lee

Updated: April 02, 2018 - 10:18 am
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Saturday 03/31/2018
Easter and Sacrifice

As Easter approaches once again this year, now more than ever, I've come to appreciate the holiday. Not just for the food and family time, but for what it means me to me now as an adult and parent: a time to sacrifice for the greater good.

Posted: March 31, 2018
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Friday 03/30/2018
The Homestead Football Team You Don't Know

   After the excitement of the National Championship for college football and the Lombardi Trophy is held aloft by the winning NFL team, football fans settle in to await next season. There is, however, another option for those missing the sight of opposing teams poised to clash on the field.

Posted: March 30, 2018
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