Michele Gillen

A house is rotting away in Coral Gables after a faulty rehab job. Now a family is fighting to get it restored. 
(Source: CBS4)

Family Still Fighting City Hall Over Rotting Renovations

By national historic landmark standards, it is supposed to be a valued little treasure of a 1930’s house. A pastel gem in the heart of Coral Gables. But month by month, day by day, clapboard by clapboard, it is disintegrating.

07/24/2015

Holocaust Survivor David Schaecter (Source: CBS4)

Local Holocaust Survivors React To Conviction Of Nazi Guard

Some Holocaust survivors in South Florida are speaking out after a 94-year old former Nazi guard was found guilty Wednesday in Germany.

07/15/2015

Researchers said firefighters across South Florida are in a battle against cancer, including alarming numbers of thyroid, colon and brain cancer. Now all eyes are turning to the firefighters personal protective gear. In the spotlight is how to improve it, clean it and store it. (Source: CBS4)

Silent Killer: Spotlight On Firefighter Gear Amid Health Concerns

It’s a tough anniversary for a family to mark. It’s two years since the passing of Miami Dade Fire Captain Rafael Herrero. His journey and battle with cancer, lymphoma, the first in a series of cases that triggered a CBS4 investigation, The Silent Killer.

07/14/2015

Dogs Playing in Back Yard

Packaged Dog Bones Could Put Your Pet At Risk

Dogs love bones. But two local families say a packaged bone they bought at a large discount store, nearly killed their beloved pets.

07/07/2015

(Source: My33)

Focus On South Florida: Rotting Historic Homes

78-year-old Francine Berry says she is embarrassed to live in her own home.

My TV 33–05/31/2015

There was an overflowing and emotional turn out on Friday night, as a grassroots movement gained support in exposing the risks of firefighters to cancer. (Source: CBS4)

‘Fire Families’ Fighting Cancer Come Together For Emotional Event

There was an overflowing and emotional turn out on Friday night, as a grassroots movement gained support in exposing the risks of firefighters to cancer.

05/15/2015

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UM Sylvester Cancer Center Teams Up With Firefighters To Study “Silent Killer”

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and the UM Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center are joining forces to study the high number of cancer affecting firefighters.

05/12/2015

Some owners at Octagon Towers Residential Condominium have reportedly been renting out their condos – much to the dismay of permanent residents.  (Source: CBS4)

Miami Beach Condominium Reportedly Being Used As A Hotel

Some owners at Octagon Towers Residential Condominium have reportedly been renting out their condos – much to the dismay of permanent residents.

05/09/2015

Joaquin Badias said he couldn't live any longer with the flooring that covered the stairs of his house, along with the floor of his bedroom and den. (Source: CBS4)

Lumber Liquidators Halts Sales Of Chinese-Made Flooring

Lumber Liquidators is stopping the sale of all its Chinese laminate flooring, a week after disclosing that the Justice Department is seeking criminal charges against the specialty retailer in an investigation over imported products.

05/07/2015

Joaquin Badias said he couldn't live any longer with the flooring that covered the stairs of his house, along with the floor of his bedroom and den. (Source: CBS4)

US Seeks Criminal Charges Against Lumber Liquidators

The U.S. Department of Justice is seeking to file charges against Lumber Liquidator amid an investigation into imported products.

CBS Miami–04/29/2015

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