Miami-Dade County

A second day of Cuba policy change opinions served up at Cafe Versailles in Little Havana. (Source: CBS4)

A Look Back At Some Of Miami-Dade’s Top 2014 News Stories

The year’s end is right around the corner, but before we turn over a new leaf, let’s take a look back at a handful of some of the biggest news stories in Miami-Dade County.

12/31/2014

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MADD Red Ribbons During Holidays To Raise Awareness Against Drunk Driving

The families of South Floridians killed by drunk drivers are raising awareness against drunk and drugged driving this holiday season.

12/23/2014

December 20, 2014: MDPD officers distribute gift cards to families in need. (Source: MDPD)

MDPD Officers Distribute Gift Cards To Families

The Miami-Dade Police Department received an anonymous donation that helped provide holiday cheer to members of the community in need.

12/20/2014

A female mosquito. (Photo by Tom Ervin/Getty Images)

Mosquito-Borne Disease Alert Lifted In Dade County

The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County on Friday announced an end to the dengue fever alert.

12/19/2014

October 5, 2014: Jackson Memorial Hospital exterior sign. JMH is the local hospital equipped to handle potential Ebola virus cases. (Source: CBS4)

Mothers At JMH Can Now Donate Lifesaving Cord Blood

Jackson Memorial Hospital is now offering the mother of newborns the opportunity to donate lifesaving umbilical cord blood.

12/10/2014

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County Commission Considers Crackdown On Sex Offenders

A west Central Florida county wants to crack down on where sex offenders can live.

12/09/2014

December 5, 2014: Protesters walk the streets of Miami.  (Source: CBS4)

Protests Continue Around South Florida

For the second night in a row, protestors shut down South Florida streets to protest the controversial deaths of African Americans at the hands of police officers.

12/07/2014

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Man Extradited From Peru Over Alleged Sexual Assault On A Child

A man has been extradited from Peru to Miami to face charges of sexual assault on a child.

12/04/2014

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Gables Nativity Scene Vandalized, Baby Jesus Stolen

Coral Gables Police got a not so great holiday surprise when they responded to a vandalized nativity scene Wednesday morning.

12/03/2014

Michael Brown's father and  Trayvon Martin's parents attended a gospel concert in Miami Gardens on November 28, 2014. (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Residents Speak Out About Ferguson Decision

Residents in Miami-Dade and Broward County voiced their opinion on a grand jury’s decision not to indict an officer for shooting and killing Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/25/2014

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