Cutler Bay

View of Aedes aegypti mosquitoes infected with the Wolbachia bacterium --which reduces mosquito transmitted diseases such as dengue and chikungunya by shortening adult lifespan, affect mosquito reproduction and interfere with pathogen replication-- at the Oswaldo Cruz foundation in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on October 2, 2014. The mosquitoes, when released, are expected to quickly infiltrate the insect population and stop the spread of the disease. Small-scale trials have already been conducted in communities in northern Australia.   (Courtesy: CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images)

Miami-Dade Fights Mosquitoes With Aerial Spraying

Are the mosquitoes bugging you? Depending on where you live, you may get a break thanks to aerial spraying for blood-suckers.

08/13/2015

Federal officials are looking for a man they said robbed a Cutler Bay bank while wearing a wig and a dress on  May 1, 2015. (Courtesy: FBI)

Man In Dress, Wig Robs Cutler Bay Bank

Federal officials are looking for a man they said robbed a Cutler Bay bank while wearing a wig and dress.

05/02/2015

9th Annual All Kids Included Family Arts Festival (Source: smdcac.org)

Top Spring Festivals In South Florida

While south Florida may be most famous for its winter season, there’s still plenty to do when most snowbirds have flown home. This spring proves this point with an assortment of festival offerings from the southernmost areas of Miami-Dade to Deerfield Beach. The festivals highlight the best of south Florida in food, art, music and wine. The lineup of events include jazz performances, poetry events, world-class dance, an arts festival, and food and wine festival welcoming the entire family.

04/27/2015

Some shot up a Miami-Dade police car in Cutler Bay.  (Source: CBS4)

Decoy Cop Car Shot Up In Cutler Bay

Someone shot up a marked Miami-Dade police cruiser overnight. Officers checking out a ‘shots fired’ call around 1:40 a.m. found that a department decoy vehicle, parked at Gulfstream Road and Marlin Road in Cutler Bay, had several bullet holes in it including five in the driver’s side rear window.

02/11/2015

Miami-Dade Police released  surveillance footage of an arsonist who set a car on fire on Christmas Day 2014. (Courtesy: Miami-Dade Police)

Surveillance Tape Shows Arsonist Who Sets Fire To Car And Home In Cutler Bay

Miami-Dade police are asking for the public’s help to identify a Cutler Bay arsonist who struck on Christmas day.

01/16/2015

Law enforcement officials laced up and ran in full uniform for a cause  on November 22, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

Law Enforcement Lace Up For A Cause

Law enforcement officials laced up and ran in full uniform for a cause on Saturday.

11/22/2014

(Photo Courtesy of Dustin Smith/Zoo Miami)

Coral Gables ‘Citizen Scientist’ Finds Rare Bat Nest

In September, a brigade of citizen scientists combed through the Coral Gables golf course using smarts phones and iPads to detect the high-frequency calls of the rare Florida bonneted bat. The volunteers went home empty handed, until one morning a lone dog walker heard a call coming from a nearby house.

10/03/2014

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The Bizarre Rise Of Miami’s Real Estate Market

It was just a few years ago we were talking about Downtown Miami’s demise. Developers had overbuilt, the economy was tanking and more than 20,000 condos sat unsold. Today many of the condos still sit empty, but they are being sold at top dollar. The bizarre ups and downs of downtown real estate market are odd to say the least. What has happened around it is even stranger.

09/29/2014

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Exclusive: Police Investigate Violent Attack On Middle School Girl

Miami-Dade Police and school police are investigating an attack on a eighth grade middle school student at a McDonald’s near Cutler Bay.

09/04/2014

Miami, UNITED STATES: Part of the power grid of Florida Power and Light at a distribution center 08 November 2006, in Miami, Florida. Florida Power and Light Company's power line grid delivers electricity to approximately 8 million people in Florida. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit: ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images)

FPL Customers Can Pitch In For Solar Projects

Florida Power & Light customers can now contribute money to help the company pay for solar-energy projects, thanks to an approved program.

08/12/2014

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