In this May 1980 file photo, refugees from Cuba stand on the deck of their boat as they arrive in Key West. In the Mariel boatlift, more than 100,000 Cubans fled the island by sea in the space of just six months.
In this May 1980 file photo, refugees from Cuba stand on the deck of their boat as they arrive in Key West. In the Mariel boatlift, more than 100,000 Cubans fled the island by sea in the space of just six months. Eddie Adams AP
In this May 1980 file photo, refugees from Cuba stand on the deck of their boat as they arrive in Key West. In the Mariel boatlift, more than 100,000 Cubans fled the island by sea in the space of just six months. Eddie Adams AP

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  • City, court force Miami Shores residents to remove vegetable garden from front yard

    Tom Carroll and Heroine Ricketts in their front yard in Miami Shores on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. The couple had to dig up their large vegetable garden in their front lawn after the Village of Miami Shores said their edible plants were not allowed in the front lawn.