Public Works crews work to repair a sewer main break at Harding Avenue and 71st Street on Miami Beach.  (Source: CBS4)

MD Commissioners: County Needs $12B To Fix Aging Sewer System

The number is so big it’s hard to comprehend; between $11 billion and $12 billion. That is the estimated cost to repair and upgrade Miami Dade’s water and sewer system over the next fifteen years.



Secrets For Your Next Hotel Stay

Before heading up to your next hotel room, there are a few questions you should ask before you take the key. Marybel Rodriguez caught up with CBS News Travel expert Peter Greenberg who shared his hotel secrets.


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Navigating The ‘New’ Facebook Changes

If you use Facebook and were shocked by what you saw when you logged on Wednesday, then you’re not alone. That’s because millions of users saw something they weren’t very familiar with and were confused over the new changes to Facebook.


An illustration by landscape architect Raymond Jungles is a preview of the renovation project now underway at the Miami Beach Botanical Garden. (Source: Miami Herald)

Miami Beach Botanical Garden Closed For Renovation

The Miami Beach Botanical Garden will have a new look by fall 2011. That’s because the garden is getting a multimillion dollar makeover.