The longtime owner of Sunny Gardens Mobile Home Park sold the trailer park's 10 acres of land for $12 million. On April 2, the new owners sent a notice to the 96 families who live in the park, giving them until Nov. 30 to move out. The families, many of them elderly, say they will be left homeless.
The tennis courts at Norman and Jean Reach Park in Hialeah got a colorful facelift thanks to Kiik Create, a collaborative project by artists Maneoela and Gray, who are working with the USTA to promote public courts.
Miami police arrested Marisol Pimentel, a 15-year-old from Sebring, in Saturday's kidnapping of 10-month-old Noah Florvil from a Liberty City apartment. Police say they found Pimentel in a Hialeah motel hours after an AMBER Alert was issued.
Jereima Bustamante died Sunday in a boating accident. On Tuesday, during a Hialeah campaign speech, Gov. Rick Scott spoke about how much she meant to him personally and wondered what he’ll do politically without her help.
Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernández said he would consider running for sheriff of Miami-Dade County if voters approve a constitutional amendment in November that would require elections for the county’s top police job. Miami-Dade is the only county in the state that has an appointed county police director, not an elected sheriff.
A federal racketeering lawsuit accuses an employee at a Davie recycling facility of stealing millions of dollars’ worth of scrap metal and selling it at a steep discount to a competitor in Opa-locka over the past year, according to a new federal lawsuit.
Using a a controversial method called “facilitated communication,” an autistic boy – through his teacher – claimed his father was abusing him. The father, Jose Cordero, was arrested but cleared this week after Miami prosecutors grew to doubt the teacher’s story.
Cousins Annia Marrero of Miami and Zugeilys Castillo of Miami Beach, who are doing federal prison time for their $2.6 million Medicare/Medicaid fraud, received Emergency Suspension Orders of their license from the state Department of Health.
Florida detectives are looking for a man in his 20s in connection with a homicide in a Cocoa motel room on Tuesday. Police recovered victim Terry Scott Hilliard’s Chevrolet Cruz in a Hialeah plaza near the Turnpike. Hilliard, 65, was in Brevard County to see the SpaceX Falcon Heavy launch.