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An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Is Sun Life Renovation A Marlins-Style Boondoggle?

Marlins Park may go down in Miami-Dade County history as one of the biggest fleecing of taxpayers ever. But if you ask most Miami-Dade Commissioners about the proposal to modernize Sun Life Stadium and they’ll tell you this is not history repeating itself.

CBS4–01/24/2013

An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

M-D Commission Approves Sun Life Renovation Resolution

The Miami-Dade Commission approved a resolution Wednesday that urges the Florida Legislature to give it the power to enact more taxes to help pay for major renovations to Sun Life Stadium.

CBS Miami–01/23/2013

(Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

NHL & NHLPA Still At A Standstill

The National Hockey League and the NHL Players Association continued talking Tuesday to try and close the gap that remains between the two sides on a potential collective bargaining agreement.

CBS Miami–11/20/2012

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M-D Commission Race A Battle Of Career Politicians

In just a few weeks, voters across South Florida will pick their representatives. In Miami-Dade County, a county commission race will feature two career politicians with very different visions of the future.

CBS4–10/19/2012

Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson announced Tuesday that she will compete for the District 1 commission seat against Barbara Jordan. (CBS4)

Miami Gardens Mayor Launches Campaign For District 1 Commission Seat

Miami Gardens Mayor Shirley Gibson hopes to unseat longtime Miami-Dade Commissioner Barbara Jordan by challenging her for the District 1 commission seat.

CBS4–05/22/2012

Miami Sex Offender Camp (Source: Walter Michot / Miami Herald Staff)

Miami Commission Sues State Over Sex Offenders

The Miami City Commission is taking up its battle against homeless sex offenders again. Thursday, the commission voted to sue the state of Florida to stop sending sex offenders to live at the corner of NE 10th and 79th Street in Miami.

CBS4–03/22/2012

Miami-Dade commissioners decided to table Norman Braman's proposals for now.

13′s Not The Charm; Dade Voters Say No To Commission Pay Raises

Thirteen times over the years the Miami-Dade commission has asked voters for a pay raise. Twelve times before this GOP primary day, voters rejected their request. It appears that this latest request, on the primary ballot, may be unlucky 13.

01/31/2012

(Source: Broward Commission) John Rodstrom, named Broward Mayor, and Kristin Jacobs, named Vice Mayor

Commission Names New Broward Mayor, Vice-Mayor

Broward County Commissioners have elected a new Mayor and Vice Mayor, a job the voters don’t get to choose.

11/15/2011

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New Manatee Rules To Slow Broward Boaters

Beginning this Tuesday boaters in Broward will have to keep it ‘low and slow’ all week long to protect migrating manatees.

CBS4–11/13/2011

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I-Team: Failure to Communicate

It’s been ten years since the 9/11 attacks laid bare the fact that police and firefighters couldn’t talk with one another at the World Trade Center. But it wasn’t just New York City first responders who’ve had to battle incompatible radio systems. A decade later… there remains a nationwide failure to communicate.

CBS4–09/19/2011

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