Actor/Director Harold Ramis on February 26, 2004. He passed away Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 at the age of 69.   (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Legendary Caddyshack Director Passes Away

Legendary comedic actor and director Harold Ramis passed away Monday morning at the age of 69. Ramis’ comedies are some of the most legendary in cinema and one of his best is forever tied to South Florida.


J.D. Patterson Jr. took the oath of office Friday as MDPD's new police director. (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

County Names Patterson Police Director

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez announced the hiring of J.D. Patterson, Jr. to lead the Miami-Dade Police Department Friday morning.

CBS Miami–02/01/2013

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

State Elections Director Abruptly Resigns

One of the top officials involved in the Florida GOP’s purging of voters ahead of the presidential election in November has resigned just weeks before the state’s primary.

CBS Miami–07/31/2012

Director Nora Ephron visits SiriusXM's 'The wowOwow Radio Show' at SiriusXM Studio on April 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)

Something Extra: Thank You, Nora Ephron

Journalist, novelist, playwright, screenwriter, director, producer, chef…Nora Ephron was all of those and more.


Director Michael Bay holds his Miami-Dade County Proclamation on June 5, 2012. (Source: Miami-Dade County photographer Armando Rodriguez)

Miami-Dade County Honors Director With “Michael Bay Day”

World renowned film director, producer, and South Florida resident Michael Bay was honored Tuesday by the Miami-Dade County Commission.


(SOURCE: NOAA) Rick Knabb, newly named director of the National Hurricane Center

Rick Knabb Named National Hurricane Center Boss

The National Hurricane Center has a new director, and he had to give up a spot on television to take the job. Former senior hurricane specialist Rick Knabb was named to the post Friday afternoon by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), ending a retirement from government service that sent him to The Weather Channel.


Bill Read. (Source: NOAAHRD)

Hurricane Center Chief Talks Future After Retirement

National Hurricane Center Director Bill Read is saying good bye to his position. Read is announcing plans to retire June 1.


Former Miami-Dade Police Department Director Jim Loftus. (Source: CBS4)

Loftus Discusses Next Steps After Dade County Pink Slips Issued

The director of the Miami-Dade Police Department spoke Saturday afternoon discussing the next steps the department will take after hundreds of Miami-Dade county employees received pink slips one day ago.



Former NMB Director To Spend 12 Years In Prison

A former North Miami Beach public services director pleaded guilty to stealing $2.3 million in city funds.