Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez

A rendering of Miami Ocean Studios, a planned production facility near Miami Gardens.  (Source: http://miamioceanstudios.com/)

Lights, Camera, Action: Local Leaders Break Ground On Miami Film Studio

Local leaders broke ground Friday to make way for a new film and television studio in Miami. Actually, it was more of a demolition ceremony than ground breaking.

12/12/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

One-On-One With Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez

When Carlos Gimenez became Miami-Dade’s mayor, he had a monumental task ahead of him

12/01/2014

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Politics And Public Fear Drive Ebola Scare In Miami-Dade

The experts at the Centers For Disease Control told Florida Sunday not to expend resources testing a West Africa boy for Ebola.

10/06/2014

October 5, 2014: A sick child was transported to JMH after exhibiting flu-like symptoms that Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine said were likely not a result of the Ebola virus. (Source: CBS4)

Mayor: I Requested Ebola Test Be Conducted Out Of Caution

A sick teenager has been taken to Jackson Memorial Hospital out of a precaution due to unknown illness.

10/05/2014

Steve Bateman  (Source: CBS4)

Former Homestead Mayor Bateman Found Guilty In Corruption Trial

A jury found former Homestead Mayor Steve Bateman guilty of two felony counts of illegal compensation and one misdemeanor count of illegal lobbying.

09/22/2014

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Protesters Pack The Streets Outside Of Buena Fe Concert

The Miami-Dade County Auditorium is packed Thursday night, but not for the typical reason.

09/18/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Wants Body Cameras On Every Police Officer

Amid criticism over possible police misconduct in Ferguson, Mo., Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez said he wants a camera on every police officer.

08/21/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez (Source: CBS4)

Mayor Gimenez’s New Budget Cut Police Layoff Numbers In Half

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez’s latest budget proposal has fewer layoffs at the Miami-Dade Police Department if concessions aren’t made.

08/15/2014

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez. (Source: CBS4)

Gimenez Set For Talks With Police Union Amid Possible Layoffs

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez is set to meet with leaders of the county’s police union amid possible layoffs of about 400 employees.

08/13/2014

July 28, 2014: Jack Garcia (Source: CBS4)

Retired Fireboat Captain & Mourning Father Wants Mayor Recalled

Less than a month after his son died in a Fourth of July boating accident, a retired Miami-Dade firefighter is taking on County Mayor Carlos Gimenez.

07/28/2014

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