In the 25 years since it was devastated by Hurricane Andrew, South Miami-Dade has undergone a dramatic transformation from a rural and semi-rural landscape to sprawling suburbia, but improvement has been uneven and unequal — and the region is facing transportation woes and renewed development pressures.
As the school District prepared to launch a new school year on Monday, Aug. 21, the Department of Transportation held a trial dry run of its school bus fleet. The 1,110 buses will be undertaking the massive operation of transporting nearly 50,000 Miami-Dade school children daily via 881 routes in the county.
Dramatic surveillance video from inside a Sacramento, California home shows a terrifying home invasion robbery in which a group of eight men held up an elderly couple in their home. The victims, both in their 70s, said the men approached them as they pulled into their driveway.
Grand opening of the Lighthouse Learning Center for Children and Dedication of the Mary M. and Sash A. Spencer Campus. The Lighthouse Learning Center for Children will provide a first-of-its-kind inclusion pre-k program when the school year starts.
At 16-years-old, Nakia Huggins was sentenced to life for murdering a father of three and newly minted restaurant owner. The victim's sister, Leslie Feliciano speaks about the pain Huggins has cost her family.