Departed DCF Boss Still Troubled By Bell KillingsAfter his resignation from the Florida Department of Children and Families, David Abramowitz is still troubled by the killing of six children and their mother in the tiny Gilchrist County town of Bell.
Retired Probation Officer Accused Of Scam Gets Lower BondA retired probation officer is behind bars, accused of ripping off several of the people he once supervised.
Carroll Says DCF Safety Net Can't Fail Children The man in charge of Florida's social services agency is also known for improving the child welfare system.
Florida Man Admits To Killing Family In 911 Call A multiple murder-suicide that happened in Bell, which involved six children, has caused the community to question Florida’s Department of Children and Families’ role after they missed several preceding alarms.
Florida Investigated Man Who Killed 6 GrandkidsA Florida man who fatally shot his daughter and six grandchildren was investigated by the state.
Sheriff: Grandfather Killed Grandchildren, Daughter, HimselfA sheriff says a man killed six of his grandchildren, his adult daughter and himself at a home in the small town of Bell.
Incumbent Miami-Dade Commissioner Knocked Off By NewcomerDaniella Levine Cava took a break from breaking down her campaign headquarters Wednesday to laugh and happily hug a supporter. The political newcomer and former not-for-profit agency director had reason to be happy. In Tuesday's primary, Levine Cava upset incumbent Miami-Dade County Commissioner Lynda Bell in a race that was divided along party lines and nastily contested. It also set a record for the amount of money spent on a county commission race, the two candidates spending some $1.2 million.
Below-Average Atlantic Hurricane Season Coming To A CloseThe early predictions for the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season favored an above-average season. But as the season comes to a close, the Atlantic has churned out the fewest number of hurricanes since 1982.
Ireland's Problem Is The SecondaryOne of the best measures of the success of a manager is the talent they bring in to a company or team. While Miami Dolphins general manager Jeff Ireland has filled some of his positions well, the defensive backfield has been tough to watch since 2008.
Report: Marlins Talking A-Rod?The Miami Marlins need to acquire a third baseman in the offseason to replace the void left by Hanley Ramirez. But would the Marlins seriously consider filling that hole with soon-to-be ex-New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez?
Marlins' Bell & Guillen Continue Public FeudThe disaster that has become the Miami Marlins seasons is almost mercifully over for the team and for fans, but not without a player versus manager scandal that will likely end up with one or both of the parties gone at the end of the season.
Report: Heath Bell May Get Closer's Job BackAfter blowing four of seven save attempts this season, high-priced closer Heath Bell was removed from the job by Miami Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen. But he may be back on the job soon.
Marlins Sweep Cubs With 5-3 VictoryThe Miami Marlins finished off the sweep of a woeful Chicago Cubs team Thursday afternoon with a 5-3 victory. It marked the Marlins’ first three-game sweep of the young 2012 season.
Bell Ready To Answer Bullpen CallOne of the biggest areas of concern for the Miami Marlins in the young season has been the shellacking closer Heath Bell has been given in two blown save opportunities.
Yeremiah Bell Won't Return To FinsThe Miami Dolphins have had a revolving door at safety the past few years. But don’t expect Yeremiah Bell to come back through the door to join the Fins again.