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.
Hurricane Irma Caused 400 Senior Deaths In FloridaA new study has found that Hurricane Irma appears to have killed more than 400 senior residents of Florida nursing homes.
US Supreme Court Turns Down Hollywood Nursing Home In Irma CaseThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to take up an appeal by a Broward nursing home whose license was revoked after residents died following Hurricane Irma.
Sheriff's Office Reunites Cat With Owner 2 Years After Hurricane IrmaThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has reunited a cat with its owner two years after the pet went missing during Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma Reimbursement Invoices From 3 Florida Cities Under Federal ReviewThe Department of Homeland Security's Office of Inspector General will review "questionable invoices" and other documents submitted by consultants for three South Florida cities that are seeking reimbursement of debris cleanup after Hurricane Irma.
Inspector General: Nonprofit Director In Florida Mishandled Hurricane Aid For Individuals With DisabilitiesAs Floridians dealt with the aftermath of Hurricane Irma in 2017, relief funds were misused by the director of a nonprofit organization that had a state contract to work with people with disabilities, according to an inspector general report.
Ground Broken For A New Fisherman's Community Hospital In MarathonTwo years after Hurricane Irma destroyed it, a Keys hospital is finally getting rebuilt.
Criminal Charges Filed In Hollywood Nursing Home Deaths CaseThe Broward State Attorney's Office filed criminal charges on Monday against four former staffers of a Hollywood Hills nursing home where several residents died after the air conditioning system failed following Hurricane Irma on September 2017.
Administrator, Nurses Surrender In Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Deaths CaseFour employees of the Hollywood Hills Nursing Home, accused of playing a role in the deaths of a dozen residents after Hurricane Irma knocked out the air conditioning, are expected to surrender today to Hollywood police after warrants were issued for their arrest.
Families Of Those Who Perished At Hollywood Nursing Home During Hurricane Irma Glad To See ArrestsErika Navarro lost her grandparents Miguel and Cecilia Franco at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills in September of 2017 after Hurricane Irma.
Hurricane Irma Nursing Home Arrests Expected MondayArrest warrants have been issued against four employees of the Hollywood Hills nursing home, accusing them of playing a role in the deaths of a dozen residents after Hurricane Irma knocked out the air conditioning for the facility, defense attorneys for the workers told CBS Miami.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Announces Millions For Florida Keys For Hurricane Irma Recovery & Affordable HousingGood news for the Florida Keys and the rest of state as Governor Ron DeSantis announces the Sunshine state is receiving millions for Hurricane Irma recovery and affordable housing.
Business Group Approves FPL Settlement On Costs Stemming From Hurricane IrmaA group that represents major commercial electricity users has signed on to a settlement agreement about Florida Power & Light’s costs to restore electricity after Hurricane Irma in 2017.
Social Media Becomes Growing Tool For Meteorologists Sharing Important Hurricane Forecasts, UpdatesCommunicating before and during a storm is imperative for hurricane forecasters and meteorologists.
'Help Is Almost Impossible': Lower Keys Residents Still Feel Hurricane Irma's ImpactJune 1 marked the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season. As South Florida prepares for the new season, some residents are still feeling the impact of Hurricane Irma nearly two years ago.