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Sunday 04/23/2017
Knights to Sponsor Lourdes Experience

By Doris Meneses

Posted: April 23, 2017
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Friday 04/21/2017
Three minors face murder charges after police chase

Jeremiah Hightower, 14, died at hospital the following day.

Posted: April 21, 2017
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Homestead Food Pantry selected as a Miami-Dade College's Community Partner of the Year

More than 500 families receive at least three days food every week distributed on Saturday mornings between 9:00 am and noon. Much of it is fresh fruit and vegetables.

Posted: April 21, 2017
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Sunday 04/16/2017
Florida Declares Wildfire Emergency

More than 100 wildfires were burning across Florida as the week began, with 23 consuming more than 100 acres.

Posted: April 16, 2017
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Friday 04/14/2017
Homestead’s First Wedding and Celebration Expo

Bringing together residents and businesses to help plan the perfect event

Posted: April 14, 2017
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Curbelo Working to Secure Federal Funds for South Dade Farmers Impacted By 2015 Quarantine

The impact to over 2,000 local businesses affected by the 2015 infestation of Oriental Fruit Fly continues to be felt. Eighty five square miles of the Redlands was quarantined to combat the destructive pest which attacks hundreds of varieties of fruits and vegetables. Growers, nurseries/stock dealers,

Posted: April 14, 2017
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Cycling through South Dade

In a flash, dozens of cyclists whizzed by displaying a variety of colors equaled only by hot air balloons races when they grace the skies of South Florida. Saturday, March 26th was a special day for the Everglades Bicycle Club as over 370 riders took to the streets of South Dade.

Updated: April 21, 2017 - 12:15 pm
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Jump Start Your Small Business

Accelerate South Dade is a small business and nonprofit incubator operating in partnership with Neighbors and Neighbors Association, Inc.  located at 10700 Caribbean Blvd. Cutler Bay. Currently, the incubator houses eight for-profit entrepreneurs and three nonprofit organizations.  All tenants are from South Dade and provide services or conduct business primarily in South Dade. 

Updated: April 21, 2017 - 12:15 pm
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Friday 04/07/2017
Learning to Walk Towards a New Life

Rotary of Homestead encourages the community to come together to support the inspirational Javi Perez with his goal of walking on new prosthetic legs

Updated: April 14, 2017 - 11:07 am
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100 Years Since WWI: South Dade's Role

Editors Note: In honor of the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, the SDNL takes a look at the war’s connection to South Dade.

Updated: April 14, 2017 - 11:07 am
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Thanks and Farewell

Multiple Community Groups, Elected Officials and many friends laud Robert Epling as he moves forward to retirement

Updated: April 14, 2017 - 11:07 am
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Friday 03/31/2017
Photographer Robert Chaplin Shares his Travels Above the Arctic Circle to the Land of Polar Bears

3,931 miles from South Florida, as the crow flies, is Kaktovik Alaska.

Updated: April 07, 2017 - 10:03 am
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Friday 03/24/2017
More to Explore

Making South Dade a Destination

Posted: March 24, 2017
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Teaching Etiquette with Tea

"Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot.” Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated, Mu Gamma Zeta Chapter hosted its first annual Tea party for their Zeta Youth Auxiliary (ZYA). The Tea Party was held Saturday, March 18, 2017, at Florida City Youth Activity Center, from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm

Updated: April 07, 2017 - 10:27 am
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South Dade Middle School Teacher Arrested for DUI, Battery on Officer, Child Abuse

Police have arrested a South Dade Middle School teacher for battery on a law enforcement officer and child abuse with no harm.

Posted: March 24, 2017
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NRC Conducting Special Inspection of Turkey Point

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.

Posted: March 24, 2017
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Thirty Years of Tradition Takes the Stage

Miss Homestead Pageant to be held Saturday, March 25th at the Seminole Theater. When a glittering crown is placed atop a young lady’s head, there are gasps of joy, smiles, possibly some “happy tears”, and yes, at least a little disappointment from those not selected. Even so, the young ladies who have competed for Miss Homestead over three decades have all benefitted from the experience.

Updated: April 07, 2017 - 10:30 am
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Thursday 03/23/2017
Science has the Recipe for Only-In-Miami-Dade Food

Alan Chambers moved to the Homestead area last year to create only-in-Miami-Dade food.

Updated: April 07, 2017 - 10:30 am
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Monday 03/20/2017
Miami-Dade is ready for Mosquito Season

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.

Posted: March 20, 2017
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Sunday 03/19/2017
Ohio State Coach to Speak at Breakfast

Homestead/South Dade Kiwanis Club 42nd  Annual Community Prayer Breakfast

Posted: March 19, 2017
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