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American Red Cross South Florida Region Sending Support To Northeast

Volunteers and AmeriCorps interns of the American Red Cross South Florida Region are heading north to help with Hurricane Sandy relief efforts.


(Source: CBS4)

Red Cross: “We’re Ready To Help”

The Red Cross said it is ready to aid Florida residents affected by Isaac.

CBS Miami–08/25/2012


Adopt At Broward Animal Shelter, Win A Camera

The race is on: which shelter can give the most pets “forever homes”?

CBS Miami–08/03/2012

Miami-Dade Animal shelter gets massive scrub down in the wake of a massive distemper  outbreak. (CBS4)

Miami-Dade Co. Adopts No-Kill Animal Shelter Program

Stray and unwanted animals living in Miami-Dade’s animal shelters are officially on-track to be protected from euthanasia.


(Source: CNN) Rain from Hurricane Irene drenched streets in Puerto Rico

Hurricane Irene Leaves Destruction In Puerto Rico

Hurricane Irene cut a path across Puerto Rico downing trees and power lines while dropping heavy rains before pushing out over the warm waters of the Caribbean Monday morning.


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Monroe Evacuation And Shelter Information

The Keys are the most hurricane prone area of the United States with some 600 miles of coastline. Most of the Keys are no more than 4 to 7 feet above sea level. This means the Keys are especially vulnerable to storm surge flooding.


Another day of bundling up as temperatures dipped into the 30s.

Broward Declares Cold Weather Emergency

With most of South Florida under a Wind Chill Advisory and a Freeze Watch, Broward officials are urging some of the neediest in the county to seek shelter.