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  1. Boxes of toilet paper spill on I-275 in St. PeteRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | 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 ...

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  2. Charlie Crist Takes On Scott Administration over Pot PlanRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Sunshine State News

    ... considering a run for president in 2016, joined Scott on the campaign trail for the first time this season at the Homestead event. On Thursday, Bush came out against a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow doctors to order "traditional" ...

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  3. Memorial grows for toddler killed by dogRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | News 4 Jax

    ... LEAVING FLOWERS AND STUFFED ANIMALS. SHE DOESN'T KNOW THE FAMILY, JUST SAW THE STORY ON THE NEWS AND DROVE UP FROM HOMESTEAD TODAY TO PAY HER RESPECTS. BECAUSE WE'VE GOT LITTLE ONES OOH HOME, TOO. YEAH. IT'S KIND OF EMOTIONAL FOR YOU? YES, IT IS. IT ...

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  4. HATTEMER, Val P.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Dayton Daily News

    ... his grandchildren Sarah Creekmore and husband JP and Emily and Matthew Misiorowski. His son, Mitchell Hattemer of Homestead, FL, preceded him in death on July 20, 2014. Val was also preceded in death by his former wife, Gayle Hattemer of Coral ...

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  5. Councilman Jimmie Williams Holds Stop the Violence Prayer VigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    In the wake of another senseless killing in Miami-Dade County over the weekend, Councilman Jimmie Williams is calling out to the Homestead/Florida City community to show unity in the face of violence at a Stop the Violence Prayer Vigil that will take place on Tuesday, August 12 from 6 to 10 pm at Blakey Park, ... The post Councilman Jimmie ... (more)

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  6. Miami-Dade Fights War Against Mosquitoes With Aerial SprayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | CBS Local

    ... control flight will take place no earlier than two hours before sunset until two hours after sunrise, over Homestead, Florida City, the Redlands, and Kendall, weather permitting. The county is trying to control the mosquito population not only ...

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  7. The Gator Boys Deliver Tips on Surviving an AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | People

    ... Gator Boys invited PEOPLE to see them in action at the Everglades Outpost Wildlife Rescue, a wildlife reserve in Homestead, Florida. Riffle put his hand inside an 8-foot gator's mouth and showed off the animal's 80 jagged teeth before giving a ...

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  8. Fishing For MiraclesKing Mackerel TournamentRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | WEZL-FM 103.5

    Fishing For Miracles King Mackerel Tournament is proud to announce that Milo Hanckel owner of Hanckel Marine, Charleston, SC along with Contender Boats, Homestead, FL , Sportsman Boats, Summerville, SC and Yamaha Marine, Kennesaw, GA have teamed up to be the Title Sponsor again in 2014 for the 21st Annual Fishing for Miracles King Mackerel ... (more)

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  9. Fuerzas Comando 2014; One Champion, All WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... this accomplishment and look forward to defending the title next year." Special Operations Command South, based in Homestead, Florida, serves as the execution agent for Fuerzas Comando. The event is aimed at enhancing training and strengthening ties ...

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  10. Dade Correctional back in spotlight after inmate stranglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 1 | McClatchy

    It was the latest in a series of problems at the prison compound south of Homestead, which saw its warden fired last month amid reports of persistent management problems.

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  11. Miami-Dade & Air Force Partner To Reduce Mosquito InfestationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | CBS Local

    ... the final two hours before sunset and lasts up to 30 minutes after sunset. The plane will spray pesticides over Homestead, the Redlands, Florida City, parts of Palmetto Bay and Cutler Bay and areas of western Miami-Dade County(parts of West Kendall ...

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  12. Looking Back at Hurricane Andrew, Over 20 Years LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KBTX-TV Bryan

    ... Bryan / College Station home. Hurricane Andrew made landfall in South Florida in August of 1992. The community of Homestead, south of Miami, was one of the locations hardest hit by the Category 5 storm. According to the Miami - South Florida ...

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  13. Texas man stung 1,000 times by beesTexas man stung 1,000 times by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... Texas, was stung 1,000 times by killer bees Thursday. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1mOAQfz HOMESTEAD, FL - APRIL 10: Honey bees are seen at the J & P Apiary and Gentzel's Bees, Honey and Pollination Company on April 10, 2013 ...

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  14. Burnin' It Down - Single - Jason AldeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Watersblogged

    ... spent his childhood with his mother in Macon through the school year while spending the summers with his father in Homestead, Florida. He fell early under the spell of country music and made his first public appearance as a singer at a VFW hall in ...

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  15. James E. BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    He was born and raised in Homestead, Florida. Jim had resided in Haywood County for 28 years and was the son of the late James Erle Bridges and Gene Chmielewski Smith.

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  16. South Florida Mom Wins New Roof, Thanks to Local Business Owner's ...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | PRWeb

    ... campaign to give back to the community. Ironically, Torres, a single mother of 5 children and 6 grandchildren from Homestead, successfully beat out other needy homeowners despite not even owning a computer. Carmen Torres has a new roof over her head ...

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  17. Youth expo operators seek - fair' dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Miami Today

    ... or better alternate site" in Miami-Dade. Last year, a study was completed of three alternate locations: one in Homestead, one near Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, and one in Northwest Miami-Dade called "the Graham site." Mr. Hohenstein said the ...

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  18. Miami-Dade under flood advisory untilRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... until 4:15 p.m. More than three inches of rain has fallen in the Redland so far. Flooding also is expected in Homestead, Florida City and Goulds. A flood advisory has been issued for Central Miami-Dade as strong storms move across the region Monday ...

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  19. New nonprofit's mission is to expand therapeutic equine riding programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    ... Association (EAGALA) and is a volunteer at Stable Place in Davie. Seven members of Soroptimist International of Homestead recently attended the Annual Southern Region Conference in Nashville, Tenn. Two were honored for their commitments to helping ...

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  20. Medical marijuana: Florida's new business boomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Bradenton.com

    ... in Florida's medical marijuana business. For more than three decades, the co-owner of Alpha Foliage has tilled the Homestead earth near the southern tip of Florida, raising tropical foliage season after season. But a rising drumbeat to bring medical ...

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