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Governor Promotes Cancer Research Funding In Miami

Governor Rick Scott was at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center along with members of the University of Miami Health System to highlight cancer research funding.

03/14/2014

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Firefighters Spark School Supplies Drive

School is almost back in session and while parents are gathering supplies, Fort Lauderdale firefighters are hoping they’ll be able to help out a lot kids who are less fortunate as well.

CBS Miami–07/28/2013

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Challenger Elementary Parents Warned Of Bacterial Meningitis Case In School

Parents at Challenger Elementary School in Tamarac were notified Monday that a case of the potentially deadly bacterial meningitis was reported at the school.

CBS4–11/19/2012

Students at St. Timothy Catholic School follow the pope's trip to Cuba with interest. (Source: CBS4)

State Figures Show School Absences Still An Epidemic

Almost 1 in 10 students (hundreds of thousands) miss a month or more of the school year, according to state figures. South Florida schools are fighting to get every student in the door.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012

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Back To School Prep: For Elementary, Middle & High School Students

The first day of school feels to children the way the first day on a job feels to parents, a bit stressful. The two best ways to prepare your children for a less stressful first day is to change as many unknown factors to known and provide positive support.

08/01/2012

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Fewer “A” Rated Florida Schools In 2012

Fewer elementary, middle and combination schools received an “A” received an “A” for the 2011 – 2012 school year due to tougher grading standards.

CBS4–07/11/2012

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Fla. Student Brings Loaded Gun To Elementary School

olice are investigating after a Florida student brought a loaded handgun to his elementary school.

CBS4–12/10/2011

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Prostitution “Transaction” Ends In Violence

A bizarre and violent fight broke out Wednesday afternoon that ended up leaving a school temporarily in lockdown.

CBS4–01/12/2011