County Leaders Give Important Hurricane Prep Tips At Miami-Dade EOCA new hurricane season begins on Friday.
Miami-Dade Emergency Operations Center Holds Hurricane DrillThis is part of the annual training exercise prior to hurricane season done in concert with the state level exercise.
State Announces Math Assessments Won’t Factor Into Final School Grades Standardized testing was in a state of disarray throughout the 2014-2015 school year in Florida. Now another issue has led the state to eliminate the requirement of some math assessments from the final course grades.
South Florida School Districts Show Improvement On End-Of-Course Assessments The state’s end-of-course grades are in and school districts in South Florida are being recognized Monday for improved student performance.
State Releases FCAT & EOC ResultsThe Florida Department of Education released more FCAT scores Friday which showed many Florida students continue to struggle with the high-stakes test in reading and math.
M-D Issues Evacuation Order For Mobile Home Residents, Flood Prone AreasMiami-Dade has issued an evacuation order for people who live in mobile home parks, unsafe structures and areas prone to flooding.
Shutters Need To Go Up Across S. FloridaAs uncertainty remained as to exactly where Tropical Storm Isaac may come ashore in South Florida, emergency management officials in Miami-Dade County are trying to answer a key question: is this storm a shutter event.
Isaac May Target Florida KeysThe Florida Keys look as though they will feel the brunt of Tropical Storm Isaac when it passes over the area Sunday into Monday.
Gimenez On Isaac: Better Safe Than SorryMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez told residents Friday that he does not expect to feel major effects from Tropical Storm Isaac, but urged residents not to let their guard down.
Fla. Emergency Ops Center Activates Level Two For IsaacFlorida’s State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) has activated to Level Two in response to Tropical Storm Isaac.
2012 Hurricane Season Officially UnderwayHere we go again. Check your battery, water and canned food supplies. The 2012 Atlantic Hurricane season is officially underway.