Joe Martinez Officially Files For Dade Mayor's JobLooking toward this Novembers General Election, Miami-Dade Commission Chairman Joe Martinez has officially thrown his hat in the ring to run for the Mayor’s job.
Poll: Miami-Dade Voters Uncertain About Commission Pay HikeA new poll of voters likely to take part in the January 31st primary shows a plan to raise the pay of Miami-Dade commissioners by tying it to term limits may be in trouble, with supporters and opponents in a virtual dead heat.
Flashback 2011: News Headliners In South FloridaA look back at the headline grabbing stories that filled 2011 in South Florida.
Driver Jailed For Injuring Doral Motorcycle Cop A 30-year-old woman accused of injuring an officer and then leaving the scene of the accident will spend the next 30 days in jail thanks to a plea agreement her attorney reached with state prosecutors.
New Poll Puts Gimenez Ahead Of Robaina In Mayor's RaceA new poll conducted by CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald and released Sunday shows former Miami-Dade commissioner Carlos Gimenez with a commanding lead in the race to become Miami-Dade's next mayor, drawing a sharp blast from the man who beat him in the primary election, former Hialeah mayor Julio Robaina.
Robaina Lands Another EndorsementJust a day after receiving the endorsement of former 2 Live Crew frontman Luther Campbell, Julio Robaina has lined up another big name supporting his campaign.
Gimenez Wins Key Endorsement In Mayor's RaceFormer Miami-Dade commissioner Carlos Gimenez may have finished second to Julio Robaina in last month's Miami-Dade Mayoral election, but Friday he picked up a key endorsement from the man who finished number 3.
Miami-Dade Voters Quick To Fire, Slow To HireQuick to fire, slow to hire – apparently Miami-Dade voters are in no hurray to elect a new mayor.
Early Voters Staying Home In Dade Special ElectionIf the first six days of early voting in the Miami-Dade special election are any indicator, voters are far less interested in picking a new mayor than they were forcing one out of office.
Early Voting Underway In Dade Special ElectionA steady stream of voters cast ballots at select polling stations Monday as early voting got underway for Miami-Dade’s May 24th Special Election to choose a new Mayor, two Commissioners and decide on several proposed county charter amendments.
Early Voting Starts Monday In Dade Mayoral ElectionVoters in Miami-Dade will be able to go to the polls beginning Monday to cast their ballot for a new Mayor, a pair of two commission seats and to voice their support, or non-support, for a number of county charter amendments.
Qualifying Deadline Nears For Miami-Dade Dist. 7 Commission SeatCandidates who want to run for the District 7 Miami-Dade County Commission seat, newly vacant due to the resignation of Carlos Gimenez who is running for County Mayor, have until 5:00 p.m. Thursday to meet the qualifying deadline.
Gimenez Commission Seat Now On May 24th BallotMiami-Dade County Commissioners met Wednesday morning and added Carlos Gimenez’s newly vacant commission seat to the May 24th election ballot that will have Miami-Dade voters electing a new mayor and now two new commissioners.
Nearly A Dozen People Sign Up For Dade's Mayoral RaceNearly a dozen people who want to be Miami-Dade’s next mayor have filed the necessary paperwork to be placed on the May 24th special election ballot.
Dade Commission Sets May 24th As Special Election DateMiami-Dade County Commissioners have formally decided on a day to hold a special election in the race for a new mayor and District 13 commissioner. The special election will take place on May 24th.