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  1. On trick-or-treat day, lifer vanishes at Dade CorrectionalRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    ... who was serving life, slipped away, two sources at the prison told the Herald. The prison is located South of Homestead. Local police and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement were called to help with a search, taking place on a Halloween night ...


  2. Clayton "Clayt" St. PierreRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... Rebecca (Lapierre) St. Pierre of Caswell; his mother of Limestone; two sons, Dan St. Pierre and his wife Rita of Homestead, FL and Shawn St. Pierre and his wife Teri of Caswell; four brothers, Frederick St. Pierre and his wife Jeanne of Caswell, ...


  3. Homestead man arrested for battery of disabled patientRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    A Homestead man was arrested yesterday after authorities said he punched a disabled man several times in the face, according to the Florida Attorney General's office. Carlos Cuzan, 44, worked as a medical health technician at the South Florida Evaluation and Treatment Center in Florida City, a forensic hospital for criminal defendants deemed incompetent to stand trial or found not guilty by reason of insanity.


  4. FHP Trooper Crashes Into Car On TurnpikeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Highway Patrol (FHP) trooper crashed into a car while driving on Florida's Turnpike early Friday morning in Homestead. FHP said the trooper was heading south on the turnpike near SW 268th Street just before 6:00 a.m. when it happened. The trooper's ...


  5. Judge finds ex-Homestead mayor guiltyRead the original story

    Thursday | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... a jury convicted him. Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Robert Luck announced his decision Thursday. Jurors found former Homestead mayor Steven Bateman guilty in September of two felony counts of illegal compensation and one misdemeanor count of illegal ...


  6. Chava Wind Testing Prototypes for 25 kW VAWT in FloridaRead the original story

    Thursday |

    MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / October 30, 2014 / Chava Wind LLC, a division of Chava Energy LLC founded by Hagen Ruff, has established a 12 kW Vertical Axis Wind Turbine prototype at its test location in Homestead, FL near Miami in August of this year, and is testing a 25 kW prototype at the same location. Ruff is hoping that the success of Chava Wind will financially support and accelerate the ongoing experimental research for Chava Energy, which is being conducted in labs located in the United States, Germany, and Australia.


  7. Newsmax Endorses Pedro J. Garcia for Miami-Dade County Property AppraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | News Max

    ... properties," Garcia told Newsmax about his current campaign. "I also intend to go put an end to fraudulent homestead exemption claims. I'm not a politician, and no one will be telling me what to do." Florida's homestead exemption reduces real estate ...


  8. Extra-Value MealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | San Francisco Magazine

    ... for an extra $38. 584 Valencia St. (Near 17th St.), 415-861-1844 The three-course $40 Sunday Supper menu at Homestead features beautifully prepared but suitably homey grub like roasted chicken and an apple brown Betty served with huckleberry swirl ...


  9. Hurricanes help to spice up environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Miami Hurricane

    ... largest group of students, numbering 102 volunteers, went to the Fruit and Spice Park, an about 40-acre garden in Homestead. Founded in the 1940's by Miami-Dade County, Fruit and Spice Park was originally created to showcase Floridian agricultural ...


  10. Bicyclist killed in Homestead hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 |

    A 29-year-old man was killed after being struck by a hit-and-run driver in Homestead, police said. Joe Edward Torres was fatally struck by a vehicle at 6:45 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of Krome Avenue and Mowry Drive while riding his bicycle, according to Homestead police.


  11. Police Search For Driver Who Hit, Killed BicyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | CBS Local

    ... you found on, but we've added a whole new range of great items and features to help you get more [...] HOMESTEAD (CBSMiami) - Homestead Police are searching for a driver who hit and killed a bicyclist and sped off early Saturday morning. ...


  12. Maid Services 4U donates house cleaning to women fighting cancerRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    ... free housecleaning to women undergoing cancer treatment. Maid Services 4U, a cleaning company since 2009, began in Homestead, Florida, and is now in Miami Beach, Florida. The company specializes in vacation rental properties and residential home ...


  13. Homestead-exemption violation prompts Miami-Dade property appraiser manager to resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Miami Herald

    A manager for the Miami-Dade County property appraiser's office resigned earlier this month after investigators found he had an illegal homestead exemption. Jaime R. Martinez received a $25,000 annual exemption from 2010-12 for a South Miami home - even though Martinez lived in Panama the first year and rented out the property the following two years, according to investigation records obtained by the Miami Herald.


  14. Meet the alligator-wrestling mum who refused to quit deadly job - despite being 7 months pregnantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 |

    Martha Rivera was still wrestling alligators at the Everglades Outpost in Florida with just a few weeks of her pregnancy left Some mums-to-be face a fight to quit smoking or drinking, but daredevil Martha Rivera refused to give up something far more deadly - alligator wrestling . Martha carried on wrestling the powerful reptiles at the Everglades Outpost, in Homestead, Florida, right up to when she was seven months pregnant.


  15. Two-bedroom home sells in Diamond Park subdivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | BlockShopper

    Garcia Pedro F. sold a two-bedroom, one-bath home at 115 NE 12th St., in Homestead, to Manriquez Magali and Saucedo Luis for $80,000 on Sept. 24. The 1,324-square-foot, one-story home last sold for $200,000 in August 2005.


  16. Two-bedroom home sells in Naranja LakesRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | BlockShopper

    Sanquintin Gloria sold a two-bedroom, 1 1/2-bath home at 14850 Naranja Lakes Blvd., Unit B1G, in Homestead , to Broche Annys and Chavez Pedro for $41,500 on Sept. 24. The 1,075-square-foot home last sold for $28,000 in August 2012.


  17. Three-bedroom home sells in Redland Villas subdivisionRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | BlockShopper

    Castaneda Edilia I. and Llerena Edilia sold a three-bedroom, two-bath home at 31045 SW 189th Ave., in Homestead , to Blanco Santos Manuel and Benett Nino Idalia A. for $147,000 on Sept. 24. The one-story home has 1,560 square feet of living space.


  18. Three-bedroom home sells in Leisure City subdivisionRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | BlockShopper

    Fumero Orlando M. sold a three-bedroom, two-bath home at 14785 SW 297th St., in Homestead , to Quijano Magdalena and Quintero Francisco for $128,000 on Sept. 24. The 1,266-square-foot, one-story home last sold for $115,000 in August 2009.


  19. Q-LAB Offers Contract Testing Services for Automotive Corrosion TestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Coatings World

    Lab Corporation announced that their laboratories in Homestead, Florida and Saarbrcken, Germany have offered contract testing services for automotive corrosion tests requiring relative humidity control. These tests include GMW 14872, SAE J2334, and many others from Ford, ISO, GB/T, VW, Volvo, Chrysler, Renault, etc.


  20. Four-bedroom home sells in Mangus subdivisionRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | BlockShopper

    Wells Warren sold a four-bedroom, two-bath home at 11314 SW 246th St., in Homestead , to Diaz Morales Lisvan for $199,900 on Sept. 24. The 1,641-square-foot, one-story home last sold for $165,000 in April 2014.


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