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Rumors swirled that Justin Bieber would attend a local high school prom with Yovanna Ventura. (Source: Instagram)

Bieber A No-Show At Local High School Prom

Buzz about the Biebs was swirling at Miami Senior High’s prom Friday night after reports that superstar Justin Bieber might attend.

05/23/2014

A look inside the Miami Tunnel project, August 26, 2013.  (Source: CBS4)

PortMiami Tunnel Set To Open In May

The PortMiami Tunnel project will soon be open to traffic after years of construction.

CBS Miami–04/09/2014

(Courtesy: Jungle Island)

Cancer Survivors Meet Orangutan With Similar Battle

A group of cancer survivors met an orangutan on Sunday who went through a similar life-threatening battle.

04/06/2014

Jungle Island welcomed two newborn liger cubs. 
(Courtesy: Jungle Island)

Two Liger Cubs Born At Jungle Island

Jungle Island welcomed two newborn liger cubs earlier this week.

03/21/2014

A massive drill finishes boring the westbound tunnel at Port Miami.  (Source: CBS4)

Massive Drill Finishes Westbound Tunnel At Port Miami

A milestone in the construction of the Miami Tunnel at Port Miami. Monday morning, around 8 a.m., a massive drill nicknamed Harriet broke through on Watson Island and completed the westbound tunnel.

CBS4–05/06/2013

"Harriet" begins drilling first of two tunnels under Biscayne Bay for the new Port of Miami Tunnel.  (Source: MAT CONCESSIONAIRE LLC)

Port Tunnel Drill Heading Towards The Light

In a few days, perhaps sometime Monday, a huge drill bit – a round, iron digging device more than four stories high – will pop out of the earth on Watson Island, completing the second leg of the Miami Tunnel, the roundtrip, underground route connecting the mainland to Port Miami.

CBS Miami–05/03/2013

"Harriet" the PortMiami Tunnel boring machine breaks through Dodge Island after completing the first of two tunnel tubes from Watson Island. (Source: CBS4)

PortMiami Tunnel Boring Machine Has “Break Out” Moment

Construction of the new $1 billion PortMiami tunnel reached a milestone Tuesday when “Harriet”, the giant tunnel boring machine digging under Government Cut, reached the halfway point.

CBS4–07/31/2012

"Harriet" begins drilling first of two tunnels under Biscayne Bay for the new Port of Miami Tunnel.  (Source: MAT CONCESSIONAIRE LLC)

PortMiami Tunnel Boring Machine To Have “Break Out” Moment

Construction of the new $1 billion PortMiami tunnel is expected to reach a milestone Tuesday when the tunnel boring machine breaks through Dodge Island.

CBS4–07/30/2012

Jungle Island Logo (Source: http://www.jungleisland.com)

Jungle Island Puts Expansion Plans On Hold

After telling the city for months that a major expansion was what they needed to get back in the black, Jungle Island has done an about face.

CBS4–07/11/2012

Vandalized Plane

Planes Vandalized On Watson Island

Vandals did approximately $4,000 in damage to two planes parked at the sea plane base behind the Miami Children’s Museum on Watson Island.

CBS4–03/13/2012

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