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Miami Herald
1 month ago
Education

Miami-Dade public schools is hosting a job fair to hire teachers. Starting salary: $52,470

Miami-Dade County Public Schools is hosting a job fair on June 1 to fill various positions, including teachers, office staff, librarians, and bus drivers. [ more ]
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Miami Herald
2 months ago
Cars

Traffic alert: Head-on crash between two cars shuts down Krome Avenue in Redland

Head-on collision between car and SUV shuts down Krome Avenue during rush hour in Miami-Dade County. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

1 airlifted to hospital after traffic crash in north Miami-Dade. Roads are shut down

One person airlifted to hospital following crash in Miami-Dade County.
Miami-Dade Police Department closed lanes on Northwest 27th Avenue due to the crash. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Cars

Traffic alert: Head-on crash between two cars shuts down Krome Avenue in Redland

Head-on collision between car and SUV shuts down Krome Avenue during rush hour in Miami-Dade County. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

1 airlifted to hospital after traffic crash in north Miami-Dade. Roads are shut down

One person airlifted to hospital following crash in Miami-Dade County.
Miami-Dade Police Department closed lanes on Northwest 27th Avenue due to the crash. [ more ]
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Miami Herald
2 months ago
Soccer (FIFA)

World Cup could cost Miami-Dade's government $46 million in cash, donated police pay

Miami-Dade County plans to spend $46 million to host seven FIFA World Cup Miami 2026 matches, more than what was spent for the 2020 Super Bowl in Miami. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 months ago
Left-wing politics

Donald Trump picks a favorite in the crowded race for Miami-Dade County sheriff

Former President Trump endorses Rosanna Cordero-Stutz for Miami-Dade Sheriff race, potentially impacting the local GOP primary. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Brush fires still not contained in west Miami-Dade, health precautions in place, officials say

Firefighters in west Miami-Dade County battle two grass fires, with one 90% and the other 45% contained. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Concerts, limited edition sushi. Here's how you can support Jackson Health's campaign

Thursday marks the official launch of the One Day for Jackson fundraising campaign to support upcoming projects at Jackson Health System.
Businesses in Miami-Dade County are hosting events and donating portions of their earnings to support the public hospital system through the fundraising campaign. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Writing

Her love of words began in Miami-Dade's public libraries. Now she's the county's poet laureate

Caridad Moro-Gronlier named Miami-Dade County's new poet laureate, following Richard Blanco.
Moro-Gronlier, influenced by childhood experiences, dreams of impacting others through poetry. [ more ]
#broward-county
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Are shopping malls open Easter Sunday? Here's a rundown for Miami-Dade and Broward

Some South Florida malls in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have varying hours on Easter Sunday.
Popular malls like Aventura Mall and Dolphin Mall are open while others like Broward Mall and Coral Square are closed on Easter Sunday. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

What's happening with housing costs in Miami and Broward? Look at the changing numbers

Housing prices in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have reached an all-time high.
Sales of single-family homes and condos in South Florida have shown varying trends in terms of prices and inventory. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 month ago
Education

Do South Florida drivers have to slow down for school zones during the summer? What to know

South Floridians may still need to adhere to school zone speed limits during summer in Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Are shopping malls open Easter Sunday? Here's a rundown for Miami-Dade and Broward

Some South Florida malls in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have varying hours on Easter Sunday.
Popular malls like Aventura Mall and Dolphin Mall are open while others like Broward Mall and Coral Square are closed on Easter Sunday. [ more ]
Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

What's happening with housing costs in Miami and Broward? Look at the changing numbers

Housing prices in Miami-Dade and Broward counties have reached an all-time high.
Sales of single-family homes and condos in South Florida have shown varying trends in terms of prices and inventory. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 month ago
Education

Do South Florida drivers have to slow down for school zones during the summer? What to know

South Floridians may still need to adhere to school zone speed limits during summer in Broward and Miami-Dade Counties. [ more ]
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Miami Herald
3 months ago
Miami

Where would you live? Here's how far $2,900 a month takes you in Miami Beach

Miami-Dade County typical rent is $2,902/month
Miami Beach is a popular destination for renters globally [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

Are we getting a ginormous mall with a ski slope? What to know about American Dream Miami

The American Dream Miami project aims to build the largest mall in the country, offering a mix of retail stores, restaurants, and entertainment options.
Despite being announced in 2015, ground has not been broken for the American Dream Miami mall, facing delays in its development timeline. [ more ]
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Sun Sentinel
4 months ago
Miami

Miami Seaquarium refuses to close its park and give land back to Miami-Dade County

Theme park fights termination of waterfront lease based on alleged poor care and maintenance.
Claim of substantial evidence contradicting allegations made by Miami-Dade County. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Seaquarium response to Miami-Dade mayor: We're still here and fighting 'misinformation'

Miami Seaquarium accuses Miami-Dade County of sharing partial information about recent enforcement action by federal animal inspectors
Miami Seaquarium claims to have taken necessary corrective action to comply with federal animal welfare laws [ more ]
Sun Sentinel
4 months ago
Miami

Miami Seaquarium refuses to close its park and give land back to Miami-Dade County

Theme park fights termination of waterfront lease based on alleged poor care and maintenance.
Claim of substantial evidence contradicting allegations made by Miami-Dade County. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Seaquarium response to Miami-Dade mayor: We're still here and fighting 'misinformation'

Miami Seaquarium accuses Miami-Dade County of sharing partial information about recent enforcement action by federal animal inspectors
Miami Seaquarium claims to have taken necessary corrective action to comply with federal animal welfare laws [ more ]
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#shooting-incident
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

Miami-Dade man kills wife, son, daughter, before shooting himself dead, police say

A tragic shooting incident occurred at a Miami-Dade apartment complex resulting in four deaths, believed to be a murder-suicide. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

A father and son argued before a deadly shot and two 911 calls, Miami-Dade police say

Father fatally shoots son during argument in Miami-Dade County
Incident took place at home where father and son lived together [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

Miami-Dade man kills wife, son, daughter, before shooting himself dead, police say

A tragic shooting incident occurred at a Miami-Dade apartment complex resulting in four deaths, believed to be a murder-suicide. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

A father and son argued before a deadly shot and two 911 calls, Miami-Dade police say

Father fatally shoots son during argument in Miami-Dade County
Incident took place at home where father and son lived together [ more ]
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Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

Running for mayor, Otaola hit with stalking injunction over alleged YouTube threats

Otaola, a YouTube host turned mayoral candidate in Miami, is accused of cyber stalking by a private investigator.
Joe Carrillo secured a restraining order against Otaola for public ridicule and intimidation. [ more ]
Miami Herald
4 months ago
Miami

PortMiami is weeks from allowing cruise ships to cut emissions with electric hookups

PortMiami launching $18M shore power program for docked cruise ships to reduce pollution.
Shore power system will be available for cruise ships from Carnival, MSC, Norwegian, Virgin, and Royal Caribbean at PortMiami. [ more ]
Sun Sentinel
4 months ago
Mental health

When new Miami center opens, arrestees with mental illness can be treated, not jailed

Miami-Dade County plans a center to treat mental illness instead of incarcerating individuals, which would be a pioneering initiative in the nation.
The planned Miami Center for Mental Health and Recovery faces significant bureaucratic delays and is expected to open about 20 years after it was first promised. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Child is struck by a vehicle near Biscayne Gardens Elementary near I-95 in Miami-Dade

A child was struck by a vehicle near Biscayne Gardens Elementary in Miami-Dade County
The child was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

A slander suit in Miami-Dade government ends with a settlement and an apology

Bronwyn Stanford apologized for falsely claiming one of her critics worked as a stripper and an escort
Stanford settled a slander suit filed by Yolanda Berkowitz, a pet-shelter benefactor [ more ]
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Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

1 man critical, another stable after shooting on Palmetto Expressway, troopers say

Two men were shot while driving on the Palmetto Expressway in Miami-Dade County.
The men were shot from an unknown vehicle and the motive for the shooting is unknown. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
US politics

Two Miami-Dade County police officers are shot at house, and gunman is dead, cops say

Two officers were shot and a gunman was killed outside a home in Southwest Miami-Dade County.
The injured officers were taken to the hospital for treatment. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Miami

Man fatally shot inside business at shopping center in northeast Miami-Dade, cops say

A man was fatally shot after an argument at a business in northeast Miami-Dade County.
The shooter is known to police and is currently on the run. [ more ]
Miami Herald
7 months ago
Miami

Man wounded after multiple shots fired outside a 7-11 gas station in South Miami-Dade

A man was shot and wounded in the parking lot of a 7-11 gas station in southwest Miami-Dade County.
Police are looking for the person or people in the black two-door Audi that opened fire on the man. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

1 man critical, another stable after shooting on Palmetto Expressway, troopers say

Two men were shot while driving on the Palmetto Expressway in Miami-Dade County.
The men were shot from an unknown vehicle and the motive for the shooting is unknown. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
US politics

Two Miami-Dade County police officers are shot at house, and gunman is dead, cops say

Two officers were shot and a gunman was killed outside a home in Southwest Miami-Dade County.
The injured officers were taken to the hospital for treatment. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Miami

Man fatally shot inside business at shopping center in northeast Miami-Dade, cops say

A man was fatally shot after an argument at a business in northeast Miami-Dade County.
The shooter is known to police and is currently on the run. [ more ]
Miami Herald
7 months ago
Miami

Man wounded after multiple shots fired outside a 7-11 gas station in South Miami-Dade

A man was shot and wounded in the parking lot of a 7-11 gas station in southwest Miami-Dade County.
Police are looking for the person or people in the black two-door Audi that opened fire on the man. [ more ]
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Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

The new hot property in Miami? Warehouse demand hits an all-time high - and here's why

Miami-Dade County's warehouse vacancy rate is at an all-time low of 1.6%, driven by population growth and tourism.
Companies are looking for warehouse space near population centers to quickly deliver products, and the hospitality industry's need for storage is increasing. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Left-wing politics

Traffic alert: President Biden's visit may cause road backups in the Miami area

President Joe Biden will be in South Florida for political fundraisers.
The exact locations of the fundraisers have not been publicly announced. [ more ]
Miami Herald
5 months ago
Miami

Miami-Dade mayor wants county voters to approve $2.5B borrowing plan in November

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava plans to ask voters to approve a $2.5 billion borrowing plan tied to property taxes.
The bond referendum, called '305 Future Ready,' would fund sewer extensions, affordable housing, and other long-term government projects.
The borrowed amount would be paid back through property taxes over multiple decades by selling bonds on Wall Street. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Public health

These Miami cities love Trump - and lead the U.S. in Obamacare enrollment. Here's why

Hialeah, Miami-Dade County, would be heavily affected by the repeal and replace of Obamacare.
Hialeah and Doral have the highest Obamacare enrollment numbers in the country. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Education

How Miami schools board members' personal proposals distract from district business

Miami-Dade County School Board sets aside time monthly to discuss individual board members' proposed items called H items.
Out of the 124 H items proposed in Miami-Dade County, only 13 were directly related to classroom changes that would impact students. [ more ]
Miami Herald
6 months ago
Miami

Fresh from a loss, Miami Wilds scores a win against push to kill its lease at zoo

Miami-Dade commissioners rejected a resolution to rescind the lease for the Miami Wilds waterpark, despite the mayor's efforts to kill it.
The proposed waterpark is facing opposition from conservation groups and Zoo Miami, but a commissioner called the rejected legislation redundant. [ more ]
Miami Herald
7 months ago
Miami

'Back to the drawing board.' Miami-Dade mayor backs off pricey building purchases

Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava has delayed seeking approval for two real estate deals in suburban parts of the county.
County commissioners objected to the pricey deals, prompting the mayor to back off from spending $133 million above market value for aging office complexes. [ more ]
Miami Herald
7 months ago
Miami

Miami-Dade teacher sent explicit photos, money to a middle school student, police say

A middle school teacher in Miami-Dade County has been arrested for sending money and explicit photos to one of his students.
The teacher has been charged with offenses against students by an authority figure and has been terminated from his employment with Miami-Dade County Public Schools. [ more ]
Miami Herald
7 months ago
Miami

Pet shelter says Miami dogs and cats can use a few gifts. Here's how to help them

Miami-Dade County Animal Services Department and Miami-Dade Public Library System are partnering for the third annual 'Presents for Pets' holiday drive.
The public is invited to donate gifts for dogs and cats at the at-capacity pet shelter in Doral from Dec. 1 through Jan. 31. [ more ]
Miami Herald
1 month ago
New York City

Two adults, one child, dead in Miami-Dade shooting, police say. Child was in car seat

Multiple murder-suicides in Miami-Dade County have raised concerns about gun violence and safety in the area. [ more ]
Miami Herald
2 weeks ago
Parenting

How much money does a couple with kids have to make in Miami? Look at the living wage

Couples in South Carolina must earn a specific amount to support their families in 2024. [ more ]
Pitchfork
4 weeks ago
Music

Travis Scott Arrested for Trespassing and Disorderly Intoxication in Miami-Dade County

Travis Scott arrested in Miami-Dade County for trespassing and disorderly intoxication. [ more ]
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