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  1. With a range of colors, styles, ease and longevity, potted plants are ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Grower Talks

    ... Marcella Lucio, vice president of sales and marketing for Silver Vase, Inc., growers of orchids and bromeliads in Homestead, Florida. "It has to be very visible [the ideas for how to use the product]." Luckily, Marcella says, garden centers have the ...


  2. Florida cop accused of using stolen tags to avoid tollsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... caught with something like this can face real legal problems. This cheat slapped an envelope on his tag at the Homestead toll in South Dade. You have wonder how long he thought he could drive around with it before a cop would notice. It's amazing ... 2 comments

  3. Homestead selected as stop on tour by U.S. Navy BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    Homestead is one of 32 cities in six states selected to host a performance by the United States Navy Band during its 2015 spring tour - one of the Navy's signature outreach programs.


  4. Crews Break Ground In Project Aimed To Save Lives On Krome AveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | CBS Local

    ... Drive. The Friday groundbreaking is the first of a total of 22 projects that will span from Okechoobee Road to Homestead. Krome Avenue is currently a two-lane road, with one going each way but after the construction, that will be changed to two ...


  5. Michael Williams, KingstreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Kingstree News

    ... in addition to his mother of Kingstree, are: one son, Kamiya Brown of Orangeburg; one daughter, Alicia Eaddy of Homestead, Florida; two children reared as his own, Latonia Franklin of Sumter; and Lakendra June of Orangeburg; two sisters, Theresa ...


  6. Reflecting Back on Arizona Cardinals' 2014 Draft: John Brown, WRRead the original story

    Monday Feb 16 | Sports Media 101

    ... factor why the Arizona Cardinals secured their first playoff tilt in five years in 2014. The 5-foot-10, 179-pound Homestead, FL native ranked second on the team in receptions (48), third in receiving yards (696) and added five touchdowns, including ...


  7. U.S. Navy Band to perform with students at South Dade HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Miami Herald

    The U.S. Navy Band, whose mission is to provide musical support to the president of the United States, is coming South Florida in early March to perform at South Dade Senior High School in Homestead during their national tour. The Navy Band has about 170 enlisted musicians, all recruited from the top music schools and professional musical organizations.


  8. Lennar files plans for 743 homes in Miami-DadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Business Journal

    An affiliate of Lennar Homes filed plans with Miami-Dade County to build 743 single-family homes near Homestead.


  9. Homestead Councilman Jon Burgess Installed as President of Miami-Dade County League of CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    The first ever Homestead elected official to lead the Miami-Dade County League of Cities was installed this past Saturday, February 7, 2015.


  10. Route 22 accident in Easton blocks eastbound lanes, leads to citation, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 |

    ... temporarily block both eastbound lanes, police said. Police cited the truck driver, 55-year-old Sergio Ramirez, of Homestead, Florida, with a stop sign violation, Kelly said.


  11. Online Sex-for-Money Ad Nets 13 in Prostitution StingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 |

    ... - James Sidney Hudson, 24, Atlanta, GA - Antonio Ali Jeeter, 24, Douglasville, GA - Antonio Demond Lancaster, 41, Homestead, FL - Damien Danielle Martin, 34, Lithia Springs, GA - Taji Faheem Shaheed, 25, East Point, GA - Jason Matthew Sercye, 25, ...


  12. Vagabond Motel Listed on National Register of Historic PlacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Miami New Times

    ... registry include the S&S Diner ; the Biltmore Hotel ; the Fontainebleau Miami Beach ; the Seminole Cafe & Hotel in Homestead, and Lincoln Road Mall , where tourists and locals can partake of eateries like Meat Market , Seredipity 3 , and Doraku ...


  13. Carlos Gimenez's Liberty Square Redevelopment Plan Will Enrich DevelopersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Miami New Times

    ... housing." Most of the Scott residents disappeared from the county's public housing rolls or were exiled to Homestead and Florida City. Meanwhile, a bunch of politically-connected contractors and developers got rich off federal funds meant to ...


  14. 52nd annual Dade Agricultural Farm Tour scheduled on Feb. 5Read the original story

    Monday Feb 9 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    ... at 8 a.m., and help fund scholarships for students interested in agriculture. The tour will begin in the heart of Homestead at the John D. Campbell Agricultural Center (Miami-Dade County Cooperative Extension), 18710 SW 288 St. in Homestead. Every ...


  15. Winter Star GazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Miami New Times

    ... setting of a fruit-and-spice park. The Preston B. Bird & Mary Heinlein Fruit & Spice Park (24801 SW 187th Ave., Homestead) will host an evening of Winter Star Gazing, where members of the Southern Cross Astronomical Society will be on hand to answer ...


  16. Go Stargazing at the Fruit & Spice ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Miami New Times

    ... nkets, chairs, and marshmallows. Stargazing runs from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Fruit & Spice Park, 24801 SW 187th Ave., Homestead. Admission is free. Visit or call 305-247-5727.


  17. Iowa State Student-Athlete Spotlight: Earl HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Big 12 Conference

    Iowa State's Earl Hall capped off an unlikely run at the 2014 NCAA Championships with an eighth-place finish at 125 pounds, garnering All-America honors. After a fourth-place finish at last year's Big 12 Championships, it was uncertain if the Homestead, Florida, native would even receive an invite to the NCAA Championships.


  18. Program teaches special needs students the art of bakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Miami Herald

    ... the capacity to learn in the right setting. The students, ages 18 to 30 years old, all live in Miami-Dade, from Homestead to North Miami Beach. "We are teaching the same skills as a standard program but in a different way, in a way that is ...


  19. Make Plans To Attend Family Fun Fest At Biscayne National ParkRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 4 | National Parks Traveler

    Find yourself in Florida this month and pencil in a trip to Biscayne National Park on Sunday to attend the Family Fun Fest, where five sciences will be the topics for discussion. The free event takes place from 1 p.m.-4 p.m. Sunday at the park's Dante Fascell Visitor Center, 9 miles east of Homestead.


  20. Over 300 manatees close down Three Sisters SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... would then sell its meat. AFP PHOTO/Robert SULLIVAN (Photo credit should read ROBERT SULLIVAN/AFP/Getty Images) HOMESTEAD, FL - MAY 15: Patsy the Manatee waits as members of the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, the United States ...


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