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  1. Why the New York Giants Should Resign Antrel RolleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    ... safety, Antrel Rolle, is listed as an unrestricted free agent. During his early years, Rolle was born in Homestead, Florida. He attended South Dade High School in Homestead, where he was a letterman in football and played for the South Dade ...

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  2. Man sought in rape and kidnapping escapes, is caught after three-hour chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Miami Herald

    Police say Ivan Zapata got into a fight with his girlfriend at a $60 a night motel in Homestead last month, threw her under cold water in a shower and repeatedly raped her with a plunger. Then, they said, he spent the next month keeping her locked up in their home and burning her more than 20 times with cigarettes.

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  3. Armstrong Ford of Homestead Revolving The Realm Of The American Pop...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PressReleasePoint

    Free community event at Ford dealership in Homestead combines arts with car engineering. New models shown at dealership and the concept cars created by fine artists would be a ground-breaking marketing tool designed to trigger buzz and spur sales.

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  4. TheatreSouth Brings I have a Dream to 4th Street Playhouse This WeekendRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Councilman Jimmie L. Williams III, Herman LeVern Jones and THEATRESOUTH INC. present the second annual production of I HAVE A DREAM the Broadway Musical by Josh Greenfield , running tonight, January 22, through the 25th, 2015 at the 4th Street Playhouse at Phichol Williams Community Center, 951 SW 4th Street, Homestead, Florida.

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  5. InterWorking Labs featured at the DARPA Robotics ChallengeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PressReleasePoint

    ... InterWorking Labs participated in the previous portion of the competition, the DRC Trials , in December 2013 in Homestead, FL., with a bandwidth shaping device - InterWorking Labs' Mini Maxwell network emulator. DARPA announced in June 2014, that ...

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  6. Gold Coast Beverage sells Miami-Dade warehouses for $44MRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Business Journal

    ... quired the 17.8-acre site in 2008 for $32.3 million. It was built in 2001. In the other deal, Gold Coast's RMET Homestead sold its warehouse at 1000 Park of Commerce...

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  7. Once Upon A Time, 38 Years Ago, It Snowed In MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | CBS Local

    ... years ago to be exact, snow fell from South Florida's sky. Temperatures plummeted, and snow fell as far south as Homestead and flakes even fell on the sandy shores of Miami Beach. Shivering South Floridians, young and old, looked up into the sky in ...

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  8. Cauley Square Village ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2011 | Miami New Times

    ... Square Historic Village (22400 Old Dixie Hwy., Miami) will once... Despite our close proximity to the Redlands, Homestead and the Everglades, how much do most Miamians really know about our agro-Arcadia? For most of us, trips south likely consist of ...

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  9. Activist groups hold protest against immigration policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Miami Herald

    On Thursday, the day of Martin Luther King's birthday, young activist and social leaders held a demonstration outside the construction site of what will be Homestead's new City Hall building. Saul Aleman, a member of the Quaker peace organization American Friends Service Committee, said the assembly site was picked to challenge Homestead mayor Jeff Porter "to stand with immigrant communities and publicly come out against the Department of Homeland Security's Priority Enforcement Program ."

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  10. Florida man charged in transport of immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | BayouBuzz.com

    A federal grand jury has charged a 60-year-old Florida man with transporting illegal immigrants through the Baton Rouge area, U.S. Attorney Walt Green said Thursday. Raul Vega, of Homestead, Florida, is accused of driving a vehicle on Interstate 12 in Baton Rouge on Dec. 10 with 10 illegal immigrants inside, including four who authorities say had previously been deported from the U.S. A grand jury charged those four - David Raymundo-Matom, Antonio Pedro-Lorenzo, Jose Ramirez-Arroyo and Gabriel Salgado-Lozano - with illegal re-entry into the United States by a previously deported immigrant, he said.

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  11. Fla. man charged for transporting 10 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | BayouBuzz.com

    A federal grand jury has charged a 60-year-old Florida man with transporting illegal immigrants through the Baton Rouge area, U.S. Attorney Walt Green said Thursday. Raul Vega, of Homestead, Florida, is accused of driving a vehicle on Interstate 12 in Baton Rouge on Dec. 10 with 10 illegal immigrants inside, including four who authorities say had previously been deported from the U.S. A grand jury charged those four - David Raymundo-Matom, Antonio Pedro-Lorenzo, Jose Ramirez-Arroyo and Gabriel Salgado-Lozano - with illegal re-entry into the United States by a previously deported immigrant, he said.

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  12. First pharmacy college on wayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Miami Today

    Larkin Community Hospital is moving ahead with its college of pharmacy, the first in Miami, and plans to open it in September 2016. Rather than wait for groundbreaking on the 48-acre site that the hospital bought in the Naranja Lakes community near Homestead, the hospital is installing the school at 18301 N Miami Ave., the former Everest University building, which it recently bought for $5.5 million, said Dr. Jack Michel, president and chairman of Larkin.

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  13. Young killer nears prison release, seeks fresh startRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... plotted - with her 12-year-old brother Curtis - to kill their abuser as well as their father and his girlfriend. HOMESTEAD, FL ( Florida Today ) -- The majority of Catherine Jones' 29 years have been spent in prison. Before that, they were spent ...

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  14. National Association of Professional Women Announces Winsome A. Bowen,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | PRWeb

    ... in community planning and redevelopment while she was engaged in post-disaster relief and recovery for the city of Homestead, FL in the aftermath of Hurricane Andrew. Her most recent consulting work has focused on transit and redevelopment projects ...

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  15. Manatees being spotted west of FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... 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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  16. Everglades National Park offers 11 free-admission days in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Examiner.com

    Entrance fees will be waived at the main entrance to the park near Homestead at 40001 State Road 9336, and at the Shark Valley entrance, 36000 SW 8th Street , 25 miles west of the Homestead Extension of Florida's Turnpike. Usually, Everglades National Park has an entrance fee of $10 per car.

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  17. Biscayne Bowl Family Fun FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Miami New Times

    ... l takes place from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Biscayne National Park's Dante Fascell Visitor Center (9700 SW 328th St., Homestead). Admission is free. Visit nps.gov/bisc or call 305-230-PARK.

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  18. Fee Free Days in 2015Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Dry Tortugas National Park

    News Release Date: January 7, 2015 Contact: General Park Information , 305-242-7700 Contact: Media Contact Linda Friar , 305-242-7714 Contact: Media Contact Mary Plumb , 305-242-7017 There are nine more reasons to enjoy your national park service units in 2015 - all will offer free admission on nine days in 2015. In addition, Everglades National Park will offer free admission for its annual Vintage Day celebration ;August 25 ;September 26 , and , entrance fees will be waived at the main park entrance near Homestead, and at the entrance station at Shark Valley.

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  19. Armstrong Ford of Homestead Revolving The Realm Of The American Pop CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | PR Log

    ... nonprofit organization for the visual and the performing arts, The Children's Gallery and Arts Center based in Homestead, Florida, is joining efforts with a local dealership, Armstrong Ford, for a very innovative community-based cultural event that ...

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  20. Kenneth Eugene YarianRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | The Review

    Kenneth Eugene Yarian, born Feb. 23, 1923, in Alliance, Ohio, to John and Lena Yarian, died Nov. 29, 2014, at Brookside Hospice in Dunedin, Florida. Ken was preceded in death by wife, Jean Yarian; and sisters, Orpha Bugno of Alliance and Evelyn Fausnight of Homestead, Florida.

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