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Driver Nearly Impaled By Tree Limb That Pierced Through Windshield

A driver suffered minor injuries when her car veered off the road and a tree impaled her windshield.


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Holidays A Time For Joy And, Unfortunately, Injury

From finding the best deals to getting into the holiday spirit to decorate your home, the onslaught of the holiday season is one of the busiest times of year. But it’s also the start of one of the year’s most dangerous times.

CBS Miami–12/06/2012


Girl Who Lost Brain Cancer Battle Honored By Her School

Family and friends of a Davie teen who lost her battle with brain cancer honored her memory Thursday by planting a tree in her name.

CBS Miami–09/13/2012

(Source: State of Florida) Laurel Wilt tree destruction

Beetle, Disease Put Dade Avocado Trees At Risk

Plant pests and diseases are killing South Florida palm trees, endangering Dade County Pine trees, and have all but eradicated citrus trees from the landscape. Now, they’ve taken aim on the Avocado, with the discovery of a dangerous beetle and disease in a Miami-Dade commercial avocado grove.


Crime Scene

Vegas Couple Dies In Apparent Suicide Pact In Fla.

Police have identified a Las Vegas couple who died in an apparent suicide pact outside the same Florida church where they married 40 years ago.


Miami Fallen Tree

Falling Tree Injures 6 In Miami

Five people were injured in Miami after a tree fell on five cars near the intersection of 36th Avenue and SW 28th Street.


Jorge Guzman-Zubiaur faces two counts of animal cruelty. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Homestead Man Accused Of Hanging Dogs From Tree

A Homestead man faces two counts of cruelty to animal charges after police say he tied two dogs to a tree and let them hang there until two people saw it and threatened to call police.



County Encourages Residents To Turn Christmas Trees Into Mulch

Miami-Dade County encourages residents to recycle their Christmas trees by offering 13 recycling centers where they can be taken.



Firefighters Warn Public Of Holiday Fire Hazards

It’s the last thing to think of during the holiday rush, but firefighters want to make sure South Floridians do not become victims of fire.


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Family Tree Holds Hope For Cancer Patients

When you think about family trees, you likely think about where our ancestors came from; their names; and the language they spoke. But there’s information in our family trees that could save our lives.