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Chief of North Miami Police Department Marc Elias, Jr., poses for a picture at the North Miami Police Station on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012.

North Miami

Police chief’s Haiti trips cost North Miami taxpayers $14,000

- The Miami Herald , Oct 4
The Miami Herald

North Miami taxpayers have shelled out $14,000 to pay for Police Chief Marc Elias’ travels to Haiti during the past 18 months.

Haiti-Dominican Republic

Haiti recalls envoy, activists plan protests over Dominican court decision

- The Miami Herald , Oct 1
The Miami Herald

As Haiti recalled its ambassador to the Dominican Republic after a controversial court decision on citizenship rights, activists in the Domi... nican Republic and South Florida call for protests.


Haiti to begin manufacturing TOMS shoes

- The Miami Herald , Sep 27
The Miami Herald

TOMS shoes says it will start manufacturing pairs of shoes in Haiti, where it’s already working with artisans to create hand-painted ... custom footwear.

City of Miami

Miami review panel clears police in shooting

- The Miami Herald , Apr 16
The Miami Herald

The civilian independent agency that reviews Miami Police Department actions has cleared five officers in the shooting death of an armed Lit... tle Haiti man in 2010.

‘Shades of Black’ exhibit at Little Haiti Cultural Center runs through February

- The Miami Herald , Feb 5
The Miami Herald

A Feb. 28 symposium will have artists, academics, gallery owners and collectors discussing black identity in the art industry. Doors will op... en at 5:30 p.m.

Nos Petits Frères et Soeurs and Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos help orphaned youngsters through college years

- The Miami Herald , Sep 7
The Miami Herald

Nos Petits Frères et Soeurs and Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos, an international group that cares for orphaned youngsters, also assist... s their kids in graduating from college.

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