Voters Give Approval To FIU ExpansionVoters gave the go ahead to the expansion of Florida International University onto the Miami-Dade County Youth Fairgrounds.
Voters Complain Over Nasty Political Ads In Gubernatorial RaceAn ominous sounding voice blares across the television, “Rick Scott, too shady for the Sunshine state.” Another declares, “Charlie Crist, slick politician, lousy governor.”
Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Loses Bid To Delay Ethics CaseFormer Miami Congressman David Rivera lost his bid Friday to delay a Florida Commission on Ethics case that found he violated the state’s rules for elected officials.
Cava & Monestime Win Miami-Dade Commission SeatsTensions are high on election day for four Miami-Dade County Commission seats up for grabs. Two of the races are generating the most heat.
Fmr. Congressman David Rivera Suspends Congressional Campaign Former Miami Congressman David Rivera has suspended his congressional campaign amid a federal investigation into a campaign-finance scheme.
Gimenez: Fire Union To Blame For Fireboat Fiasco Just days after the county faced criticism for not having its fireboats available during the July Fourth boating tragedy that left four people dead and a dozen injured, Miami Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez proposed a budget that takes $3.3 from the fire department and transfers it to the libraries.
Braman Backed Candidate Loses Big In Tuesday ElectionBillionaire Norman Braman has flexed his considerable political muscle in recent years trying to shape Miami-Dade County politics. But Tuesday night, almost all of the candidates he supported came up short.
Commission Approves Martinez As New Miami City ManagerThe City of Miami officially has a new City Manager. Thursday, the City of Miami commission voted to approve Johnny Martinez’ appointment to the position, left vacant by Monday’s resignation of Tony Crapp Jr.
Martinez To Replace Tony Crapp As Miami City ManagerMiami Mayor Tomas Regalado wasted no time in finding a new city manager. Less than 24 hours after accepting the resignation of Tony Crapp, Regalado announced Johnny Martinez as his choice to become city manager Tuesday morning.
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.