Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez

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Frosty Drinks And Business For Americans In Cuba?

Business, government and civic leaders gathered on Watson Island Wednesday and some of the talk was of Cuba. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez focused not so much on newly raised flags in Washington – as he did our beaches. They have eroded terribly, and Gimenez is pushng a $40 million sand re-nourishment plan to keep Cuba’s luscious beaches from eroding our tourist base.

07/22/2015

Commissioner Don Garber, David Beckham and Mayor Carlos Gimenez attends a press conference to announce their plans to launch a new Major League Soccer franchise at PAMM Art Museum on February 5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Aaron Davidson/Getty Images)

MLS May Be Partnering Up With UM

Major League Soccer (MLS) in Miami is “making progress” according to soccer star David Beckham’s group.

05/22/2015

An aerial view of the proposed American Dream Miami entertainment and retail complex, a massive attraction planned for Northwest Miami-Dade. Backed by the company behind the Mall of the America in Minnesota, it’s described as the largest mall in the United States. (Source: Triple Five)

Over Objections, Cabinet Approves Land Sale For Mega-Mall

Florida is selling 82 acres meant to be used as the spot for the nation’s largest shopping mall and entertainment complex near Hialeah.

04/14/2015

An aerial view of the proposed American Dream Miami entertainment and retail complex, a massive attraction planned for Northwest Miami-Dade. Backed by the company behind the Mall of the America in Minnesota, it’s described as the largest mall in the United States. (Source: Triple Five)

South Florida Could Be Home To World’s Largest Mall, Entertainment Complex

South Florida could be home to the largest mall in America.

CBS Miami–03/06/2015

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

Buena Fe (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

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

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