Haitian and immigration advocates held a rally in front of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office in Little Haiti on Saturday, May 13, 2017, demanding the Trump administration extend Temporary Protected Status for Haitians.
The Exchange for Change program, a local inmate writing program is working with inmates and having them write letters and poems to their mothers as part of a Mother's Day project. Inmates at Dade Correctional read their letters and poems a loud as part of their graduation ceremony from the program on Wed., May 3, 2017.
A man and woman were shot Sunday evening outside the Fontainebleau Hotel. Both were transported to Ryder Trauma Center, and the shooter left the scene on foot, said Miami Beach police spokesman Ernesto Rodriguez.
A Coast Guard Air Station Miami MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoists a 34-year-old man with a neck injury Monday, May 1, 2017 approximately 16 miles east of Miami. The helicopter crew flew him to Jackson Memorial Hospital for further medical care.
Delma Noel-Pratt was sworn in as the first female police chief in Miami Garden's 14-year history on Monday, in front of a packed audience of several hundred people in the City Hall chamber Monday morning.
Kwame, a 9-year-old, 410-pound male lion at Zoo Miami was immobilized on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, and brought to the zoo's hospital to receive a root canal on a lower left canine tooth as well as a pedicure. In addition, a small mole was discovered and removed by Zoo Chief Veterinarian Dr. Gwen Myers to be examined for the presence of skin cancer.