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Homeowners React To Mayor Gimenez’s Tax Plan

Newly elected Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez is trying to make good on his promise of relief from high tax bills.


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Broward Schools To Extend Thanksgiving Break

What might be good news for students may be bad news for parents in the Broward County School District as the board decided on a plan to make Thanksgiving vacation a full week for students.


(Photo Credit: CBS4) Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez

Gimenez Reveals Dade County Gov’t Reorganization Plan

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has announced his plan to reorganize County government.


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Michelle Spence Jones Returns To Work After Charges Dropped

Embattled City of Miami Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones was back in the office Wednesday after being reinstated following the dismissal of grand theft charges against her.


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Tourists Pack South Florida’s Airports For Flights Home

Travelers stuck in South Florida after airports in the northeast shutdown because of Hurricane Irene can expect a busy day at Miami and Ft. Lauderdale’s airports.


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Carvalho Delivers Back-To-School Address To Miami-Dade Teachers

Miami-Dade teachers are back to school. Teachers officially headed back to work Thursday, and superintendent Alberto Carvalho greeted them with his annual back to school address.


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A/C Thieves Leave Hialeah Businesses Hot Under The Collar

South Florida’s sweltering August heat makes for a tough workday for employees at a Dominos Pizza Restaurant in Hialeah.


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Two Wounded In Police Involved Shooting In Kendall

Two men were wounded in a police involved shooting in Kendall early Tuesday morning.


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Coaches, Parents And Police Meet Following Park Shooting

All activities at a popular northwest Miami-Dade park have been canceled for Thursday after a shooting there earlier this week which injured four children.


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FWC Officials Hope For A Safe, Plentiful Lobster Mini-Season

Lobster lovers across South Florida rejoicing because when the clock struck midnight Tuesday night, thousands of South Florida divers took to the sea for Florida’s annual lobster mini-season, and officials have dogs on standby to make sure everything runs smoothly.