Miami-Dade Commissioners Handed Over 1,000 COVID-19 Vaccines Slots To FillOn Friday, Miami-Dade commissioners were handed a total of 1,300 vaccine slots to fill by county hospitals.
Miami-Dade County’s Chief Bay Officer Irela Baqué Asks Everyone To Do Their Part In Keeping Biscayne Bay CleanDead fish, little to no oxygen, trash, and sewer leaks. Those are just some of the recent problems in Biscayne Bay. Now, there is the main point person to help keep those issues at bay.
Hurricane-Irma Impacted Communities To Receive Millions For Improved Infrastructure and Flooding PreventionFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis announced on Friday that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity's Rebuild Florida Program is putting $100 million toward infrastructure improvements and hardening projects to make Florida more resilient to storms and flooding.
NFL Exec: Inviting 7,500 Healthcare Workers To Super Bowl Is Meant To 'Bring A Bit Of Joy To Those Who Have Saved So Many Lives'Peter O'Reilly Executive Vice President of Club Business and League Events for the NFL says the league wanted to honor and celebrate healthcare heroes while using the platform of the Super Bowl to educate people on the efficacy of the COVID-19 vaccine.
Florida Senator Marco Rubio On Biden: 'Talks Like Centrist, Governs Like Someone From The Far Left'On Friday, Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio took a jab at President Joe Biden by tweeting a video criticizing the president just two days after he was sworn-in.
FIU Training Dogs To Detect COVID-19As COVID-19 continues to spread across Florida, the nation and the world, a team of researchers at Florida International University have trained detector dogs to identify the virus.
Flooding Fix Financing For Two Fort Lauderdale Neighborhoods Coming From Unlikely SourceThe City of Fort Lauderdale racked up some hefty fines after the foul-sewage leaks a year ago. Now, instead of paying a $2 million dollar fine to the state, that money will go toward stormwater projects in neighborhoods that suffered horrible flooding 3 months ago.
Mega Millions Jackpot Swells To $1 Billion, With A 'B'The Mega Millions jackpot has jumped again to a staggering $1 billion dollars, and it could be yours Friday night.
In Wake Of George Floyd Death, Florida Bill Targets Strangulation By Police OfficersAbout eight months after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis touched off nationwide protests, a Florida state senator has filed a bill that targets strangulation by police officers.
Disaster Preparedeness 'Holiday' Proposed To Start Around Hurricane SeasonA Senate Republican on Friday filed a bill that would provide a sales-tax “holiday” around the start of hurricane season for people who buy disaster-preparedness supplies.
Broward Sheriff's Office Looking For Driver In Deadly Oakland Park Hit & RunThe search is on for the driver of a Honda that struck and killed a woman in Oakland Park.
Driver Of White Kia Sought In Deadly Miami Beach Hit And RunThe search continues for the driver responsible for a deadly hit and run crash on Miami Beach.
Governor Desantis Hopes State Will Receive More COVID Vaccines, As Biden Administration Steps Up EffortsGovernor Ron DeSantis says he hopes Florida will receive bigger batches of COVID-19 vaccines because of stepped-up efforts by the Biden Administration.
COVID In Florida: 13,719 Additional Cases, 277 New DeathsThe Florida Department of Health has reported another 13,719 new coronavirus cases on Friday.
Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava Signs Executive Order On COVID-19 Vaccination InformationMayor Daniella Levine Cava has signed an executive order that gives the county greater oversight of the COVID-19 vaccinations in Miami-Dade.