Her murder shocked the Sweetwater community – now police have made an arrest. In October 2014, the body of 17-year old old Romina Fernandez was found on fire next to a dumpster behind a strip mall just few blocks from her home.
Sweetwater Mayor Jose Diaz arrived to cheering supporters at a news conference Thursday as he battles to stay on the ballot in the May 12th election.
At shopping malls across South Florida security was visible, but typical, two days after a Somali terror group issued a call for attacks on shopping malls in the U.S., Canada and Britain. There was no evidence of panic in the parking lots here.
South Florida Comissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz brought some holiday cheer by helicopter to the city of Sweetwater on Saturday.
More than a thousand needy families got Thanksgiving turkeys Tuesday thanks to the Miami-Dade League of Cities and the City of Sweetwater.
Family and friends gathered Sunday for the memorial of a teen found burned in a Sweetwater mall earlier this month
Ikea recently had to go to great heights to get a couple of bothersome birds out of the new Sweetwater store that is under construction.
A former Sweetwater detective is facing more than nine years behind bars for identity theft and credit card fraud.
Ikea has completed what it says is South Florida’s largest solar installation over its future Miami-Dade store.
The mayor of Sweetwater is expected to announce Wednesday that he will shut down the city’s finance department.