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News in Miami-Dade County, Florida
4 sought in armed home invasion in southwest Miami-Dade County
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 04:29:51 -0700
An armed home invasion in southwest Miami-Dade County has police officers looking for four would-be robbers. The group broke into a home on Southwest 173rd Terrace near Southwest 112th Avenue, demanding drugs and money. Miami-Dade police said one man was armed with a gun, another with a machete and a third man with pepper spray. A fourth man was unarmed. Police said Eduardo Martinez, 20, was ...
Miami-Dade IKEA Store Opens in Sweetwater, Florida, Offering Swedish Furnishings, Design Inspirations, Meatballs, and ...
Wed, 27 Aug 2014 08:33:00 -0700
IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today opened the doors of its first Miami-Dade store to customers at 9 a.m. EDT in Sweetwater, FL. The 416,000-square-foot IKEA
FPL contractor electrocuted in northwest Miami-Dade County
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:15:39 -0700
A subcontractor for Florida Power & Light was electrocuted while working on a power line in Northwest Miami-Dade, police said. Authorities identified the victim as a 67-year-old man. According to Miami-Dade police, the man touched an active line around 11:45 a.m. and was electrocuted while working at a subdivision in the area of 9330 NW 33 Ct. Police said the man, who worked for Enterprise ...
Credit card balances going up in South Florida
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 11:50:30 -0700
Credit card balances going up in South Florida South Floridians are pulling out their credit cards more than most people in the country, reports Equifax, the national credit reporting agency.
Fitch Affirms Miami-Dade County, FL's Solid Waste Revs at 'A+'; Outlook Remains Negative
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 13:19:00 -0700
Fitch Ratings has affirmed its 'A+' rating on the following outstanding Miami-Dade County, FL's revenue bonds:
Future Of Dade Fair At Tamiami Park May Go To Voters
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:17:47 -0700
The future of the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition at Tamiami Park could be in for a roller coaster ride.
What’s Closed And Open On Labor Day 2014
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 20:14:02 -0700
Monday is Labor Day. Here's what’s open and closed throughout South Florida.
Gov. Scott: Delay Counting Some Test Scores
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:03:57 -0700
Gov. Rick Scott said Tuesday the state will review its legal options if the U.S. Department of Education refuses to reverse its decision that Florida cannot exclude test scores from English-language learners.
Corrections officer shot in southwest Miami-Dade County
Fri, 29 Aug 2014 17:44:59 -0700
Miami-Dade police said a correctional officer in his 50s was shot outside his home in southwest Miami-Dade. The incident happened Friday night off Eureka Drive near the Florida's Turnpike. Police said the 28-year veteran correctional officer was in his driveway washing his car when several suspects approached him and tried to rob him. The victim was shot multiple times and airlifted to Kendall ...
County weighs impact of medical marijuana farming
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:39:02 -0700
As Florida prepares to enter the world of legalized marijuana, Miami-Dade County wants to know where it’s going to stand. Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature already have approved a strictly limited form of medical marijuana use, beginning in January.