Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez couldn’t be prouder of the Hialeah High School girls’ softball team.
A Miami jury has found former Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina and his wife Raiza not guilty on charges of tax evasion and filing fraudulent tax returns.
Deliberations began Monday in the trial of Hialeah’s former mayor and his wife on charges of failing to report about $2 million in income to the Internal Revenue Service and lying about it to investigators.
Voters in the City of Miami re-elected Mayor Tomás Regalado to his position. City Commissioner Frank Carollo was also elected to his second term.
Sometimes in South Florida politics, you just can’t make this stuff up.
Flip-flops are frequent in politics, but in South Florida, this is a biggie. Last year, Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez supported Julio Robaina, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s chief rival. That’s not the case this year.
Carlos Hernandez was officially sworn in as Mayor of the City of Hialeah Friday afternoon.
Late Tuesday, former mayor and political veteran Raul Martinez conceded the runoff race to incumbent mayor Carlos Hernandez, according to CBS4 News partner The Miami Herald.
If you think politics is boring, you haven’t seen what they are doing in Hialeah this week.
All the robo-calls, campaign signs and ‘meet and greets’ will come to an end Tuesday when voters in Hialeah head to the polls to pick a mayor and fill three council seats.