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Photo of E-Coli bacteria under microscope (Source: CBS4)

If You Can Touch It, CBS4 Can Test It: How Dirty Is It?

How often do you wash your hands? You may think just enough, but after seeing the results CBS4 obtained when testing public places for bacteria—you may reconsider.

02/24/2014

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Boil Water Notice Rescinded For Parts Of Deerfield Beach

The boil water advisory for the majority of Deerfield Beach issued Friday was rescinded Saturday.

12/21/2013

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Boil Water Advisory Issued For Parts Of Deerfield Beach

Live in Deerfield Beach? City officials are advising residents not to drink the water—without boiling first.

12/20/2013

Photo of E-Coli bacteria under microscope (Source: CBS4)

How Dirty Are The Items You Touch Everyday?

Gross, but true. We are covered in bacteria. Microbiologists at Nova Southeastern University say there are 10 bacteria living on you for every one cell you have.

CBS Miami–11/20/2013

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Boil Water Notice Issued For Tamarac

A precautionary boil water notice has been issued for the city of Tamarac, west of State Road 7/U.S. 441.

CBS Miami–06/29/2013

Boil Water Advisory  (Source: CBS4)

Precautionary Boil Water Notice Lifted

The precautionary boil water notice, issued Wednesday by the City of Hollywood, has been cancelled as of Saturday afternoon.

06/15/2013

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Boil Water Order Remains In Effect For Parts Of Broward

A Precautionary Boil Water Notice remains in effect for sections of Broward County.

CBS4–06/13/2013

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Boil Water Notice Issued For Water For Parts Of Broward

A Precautionary Boil Water Notice has been issued for parts of Broward County after a sample from the South Broward Regional Well Field tested positive for E. coli.

06/12/2013

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CDC: Majority Of Public Pools Test Positive For Fecal Contamination

It’s one of the most classic scenes in comedic movie history, but the “Baby Ruth pool scene” in Caddyshack may be closer to reality than swimmers may like.

CBS Miami–05/17/2013

(Source: AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

North Broward Boil Water Order Lifted

The boil water under that had been in place for parts of North Broward County has been lifted.

CBS4–05/28/2012

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