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Dactylobatus clarkii or Hookskate caught off Miami Beach by Capt. Mark Quartiano or Mark the Shark (Source: Mark Quartiano)

Top 10 Local Talkers Of 2013 On CBSMiami.com

When news breaks in South Florida, the rest of the nation is often left talking about it. From the death of Trayvon Martin, a bizarre sea creature caught off the coast of Miami Beach, to a naked man who pooped then went on a rampage, these are the top ten local talkers on CBSMiami.com in 2013.

CBS Miami–12/16/2013

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Top 10 Local Stories Of 2013

South Florida’s connection to the JFK assassination, the death of Trayvon Martin, and a bizarre sea creature caught off Miami Beach all were popular stories on CBSMiami.com in 2013.

CBS Miami–12/12/2013

Urban Beach Week is winding down on Miami Beach. (Source: CBS4)

Crowds, Arrests Down At Urban Beach Weekend

Urban Beach Week is winding down on Miami Beach. Police have been out in full force throughout the long holiday weekend and they say so far everything has gone as expected.

CBS4–05/27/2013

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Cops: Calmer Atmosphere At Urban Beach Weekend

So far, so good at this year’s Urban Beach Week on Miami Beach. “So far it has been a successful weekend,” said Miami Beach police spokesman Bobby Hernandez.

05/26/2013

Police ready for the crowds at Urban Beach Weekend over the Memorial Day holiday on South Beach. (Source: CBS4)

Security Measures, Road Closures On Miami Beach Begin For Holiday Weekend

Barricades are being deployed and signs banning parking being put in place as Miami Beach prepares for a massive influx of party-goers this weekend.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013

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Urban Beach Holiday Party Kicks Off Thursday On SOBE

Barricades are being deployed and signs banning parking are being readied as Miami Beach prepares for a massive influx of party-goers this weekend. Memorial Day weekend on Miami Beach caps off Urban Beach Week.

05/23/2013

Extra security, including cameras, are all set for 2013's Urban Beach Week (Source: CBS4)

Exclusive Look At Urban Beach Week Security Measures

Sun, sand, music and heightened security pretty much sums up Memorial Day Weekend on South Beach.

CBS4–05/21/2013

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Urban Beach Weekend Arrests Nearly Equal To 2011

Miami Beach Police said Monday the latest arrest totals from Urban Beach Weekend are running just about the same as last year.

CBS4–05/28/2012

The Micro Air Vehicle, or MAV for short, is a small radio controlled drone aircraft equipped with a portable camera system.   (Source: MDP)

Top CBSMiami.com News Stories Of 2011

As 2011 draws to a close, it could only mean one of many things, besides whipping out that New Years resolutions list. It’s time for another year in review as we begin our top stories of 2011 coming out of Florida, especially here at home in South Florida.

CBS4–12/23/2011

Rapper Luther Campbell performs onstage at the 2010 Vh1 Hip Hop Honors at Hammerstein Ballroom on June 3, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Uncle Luke, Co-Founder Of Urban Beach Week, No Longer Attends Event

Although he was one of the early pioneers of Miami Beach’s Memorial Day hip hop extravaganza, even Luther Campbell says he no longer makes his way to South Beach during that weekend because it’s become too rowdy.

CBS4–06/02/2011

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