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  1. EPA plans new protections for honey beesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABC Action News

    HOMESTEAD, FL: Honeybees are seen at the J & P Apiary and Gentzel's Bees, Honey and Pollination Company on May 19, 2015 in Homestead, Florida.

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  2. President Obama To Stop Into South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... speaks at the Ernest F. Coe Visitor Center during a visit to the Everglades National Park on April 22, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. The President visited the park on Earth Day where he spoke about the threat that climate change poses to our economy ...

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  3. Grateful grads: Share your thanks on social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Miami Herald

    Starting Wednesday, thousands of Miami-Dade County public school seniors will stroll across stages from Homestead to Aventura to accept their high school diplomas. Many of those students will have someone to thank for guidance and encouragement on the path to graduation - a friend, a parent, a teacher or others.

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  4. The best ways to experience the EvergladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | CNN

    ... up and make them tolerable," Friar says. "But I think they're nasty." The Anhinga Trail , 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead, Florida; +1 305 242 7700; entry into the park costs $10 for cars and $5 for pedestrians and bicyclists. The ticket is valid ...

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  5. Florida's Bee Colonies On The Rise Thanks To New ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | CBS Local

    ... [...] Honeybees are seen at the J & P Apiary and Gentzel's Bees, Honey and Pollination Company on May 19, 2015 in Homestead, Florida. U.S. President Barack Obama's administration announced May 19, that the government would provide money for more bee ...

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  6. Woman's Club of Homestead and Homestead Job Corps CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    The Woman's Club of Homestead has begun a fundraising project. According to Ruth Perry, Clubhouse Manager and Woman's Club member, they will be selling engraved bricks on the pathway to the gazebo in the garden of their Woman's Club located at 17905 SW 292 Street, Homestead, Florida.

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  7. Vocabulary Test Takes Away Some National Spelling Bee DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | CBS Local

    ... 1-855-212-4CBS Email: CNKinard@cbs.com Address 4200 Parliament Place Lanham, MD [] Speller Amber Robinson of Homestead, Florida, reacts as she participates during round three of the 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee competition May 28, 2014 in ...

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  8. Up in the skies with the U.S. Army's Golden KnightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    ... come from all over. "We're on the road for about 250 days out of the year," Koch said. "We do two months down in Homestead, Florida for our annual certification cycle and then from April until the end of October we do almost about every weekend." ...

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  9. Top ways to experience the EvergladesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | CNN

    ... up and make them tolerable," Friar says. "But I think they're nasty." The Anhinga Trail , 40001 State Road 9336, Homestead, Florida; +1 305 242 7700; entry into the park costs $10 for cars and $5 for pedestrians and bicyclists. The ticket is valid ...

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  10. Miami-Dade County 2015 Silver Knight Award honorable mentionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Miami Herald

    ... Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School. Yaretson Carmenate, Medical Academy for Science and Technology (MAST) at Homestead; Daniel Guberek, Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School; Maia Suazo-Maler, Palmer Trinity School. Gabriella Llano, Our Lady of ...

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  11. FPL to Add Nuclear Reactors? Today is Last Day to CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Broward-Palm Beach

    Friday is the last day for the public to comment on Florida Power & Light's proposal to build two new nuclear reactors at its Turkey Point facility, near Homestead, which powers all of South Florida.

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  12. So. Fla. Officers Bond With the CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | NBC Miami

    ... Miami-Dade police cruisers have been the target of violence. In January, a police car was riddled with bullets in Homestead. And, six weeks later, two police cars were set on fire in a Northeast Miami-Dade neighborhood. "To think that you target and ...

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  13. Is Jarret Johnson worthy of the Ravens Ring of Honor?Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Baltimore Beatdown

    ... players for the Ravens but contributed a ton and is a fan favorite. Drafted out of Alabama and hailing from Homestead Florida, JJ was about as down to earth as you could get. A slight southern accent mixed with a relaxed attitude made Johnson a fan ...

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  14. Restoring Our History, Building Our Future: The City of Homestead...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    WHAT: Seminole Theatre Renovation Kick-Off WHEN: Monday, May 11, 2015 6:00 PM WHERE: Historic Seminole Theatre at 18 N. Krome Ave., Homestead, FL 33030 The City of Homestead invites its residents to celebrate the start of renovations to the Historic Seminole Theatre with a kick-off ceremony on Monday, May 11, 2015 at 6:00 PM.

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  15. Friends and Neighbors: Author to speak at Books & Books about journey with her motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Miami Herald

    ... Do you love local history? Ever wanted to try the art of woodturning? Or learn about growing orchids? Then the Homestead Center for the Arts (HCA) is for you. Plan a visit to the Celebration of the Arts Reception and Awards Recognition event ...

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  16. Keys detention deputy charged with child abuse in HomesteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | The Miami Herald

    A Keys detention deputy was arrested Monday afternoon in Homestead on a child-abuse charge after witnesses said they saw him twist a 3-year-old child's arm. Juan Cotto, 47, who has been a Monroe County detention deputy since 2012, was charged with child abuse, not causing bodily harm.

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  17. Every Big Ten Football Team's Top 2016 NFL Draft ProspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | BleacherReport

    ... of what position he was playing, Cockran showed he has the skills to be an NFL pass-rusher in 2014, when the Homestead, Florida, native recorded four sacks. CBSSports.com currently projects Cockran as the No. 9 defensive end in the 2016 draft class, ...

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  18. Sun Communities' (SUI) CEO Gary Shiffman Discusses on Q1 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Seeking Alpha

    ... from 18 to 29, and now have a solid presence across the eastern seaboard from Old Orchard Beach, Maine, down to Homestead, Florida, and have also increased our assets in the western United States. This expansion has improved not only our size as we ...

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  19. Owltac Flashlights Launches Kickstarter Campaign for First Flashlight with Selective Battery PoweRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | PR Log

    ... he OWLTAC A1T ENDURE flashlight was created'" says Heriberto Irizarry, Owltac Team. The flashlight was designed in Homestead, Florida in 2014. To Support the Owltac Flashlight campaign, please visit: https://www.kickstarter.com/

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  20. Two hurt in building collapse, fire in HomesteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Miami Herald

    It happened at the La Fondita restaurant at 219 SW 6th Ave. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue responded to the fire at 6:21 a.m. Fire rescue spokeswoman Michelle Fayed said when the owner of the restaurant and another relative arrived at the restaurant Friday morning to get the business ready for opening when they smelled gas. When they turned on the lights there was an explosion which started a fire.

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