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City and county commissioners and a local filmmaker stripped down and faced off to raise money for families in Coconut Grove to swim this summer for free. (Source: CBS4)

Local Leaders, Filmmaker Swim For A Cause

City and county commissioners and a local filmaker stripped down and faced off to raise money for families in Coconut Grove to swim this summer for free.



Voter Transportation Program Raising Eyebrows

A Miami-Dade Commissioner’s campaign is raising a few eyebrows with a legal practice of having campaign workers drive voters to the polls and in some cases, assisting the voters in the voting booth.


(CBS4) Controversial candy shaped like marijuana plants and sold in the form of lollipops, gummy sours, and ring pops are being sold in South Florida and other parts of the country.

Miami-Dade Commission Approves “Pothead Candy” Ban

As Halloween candy fills store shelves, Miami-Dade Commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday which condemns the sale of a controversial candy at South Florida stores.


Xavier Suarez (l), and Esteban Bovo Jr. (r) take the oath of office to become the newest Miami-Dade County Commissioners on Monday, June 6, 2011. (MDTV)

Suarez, Bovo Sworn In As Miami-Dade County’s Newest Commissioners

Newly-elected Miami-Dade Commissioners Xavier Suarez and Esteban Bovo, Jr. were sworn into office Monday morning.


Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas

Commissioner Seijas Drops Recall Lawsuit

Embattled Miami-Dade County Commissioner Natacha Seijas has voluntarily dropped the lawsuit she filed in an effort to get her name removed from the ballot for an upcoming recall election, according to Eunice Sigler, a spokesperson for Miami-Dade County courts.


2012 U.S. Budget

Obama Budget Blues Hit Port Of Miami

President Obama shook up South Florida leaders when his federal budget blueprint came out Monday and did not include money for a dredge project for the Port of Miami.


Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas

Seijas Sues To Stop Recall Election

Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas isn’t ready to let the citizens’ voice be heard in a recall election without a fight.