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Pinecrest

Eight Pinecrest Boy Scouts reach top Eagle Scout ranking

The eight Eagle Scouts of Troop 457 in Pinecrest invested 2,769 volunteer hours in their projects. Among their projects: Refurbishing the front entrance to St. Andrew’s Greek Orthodox Church, restoring a nearly 100-year-old caboose at the Gold Coast Railroad Museum, and renovating the playground at Kendale Elementary School.

Pinecrest

Photo Gallery: Festival of the Poor | March 12, 2016

The St. Louis Catholic Communitys annual Festival for the Poor took place on Saturday, March 12, 2016. This three-day event is now in its 40th year includes rides, game booths, international food booths, raffles, dinners, auctions, live entertainment, a 5K walk/run and arts and crafts vendors. 100% of the profits are given to agencies throughout the Miami Dade Community that feed, clothe, counsel and house those in need.

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Monique O. Madan

@MoniqueOMadan

Monique O. Madan covers Doral, Homestead, Palmetto Bay and Pinecrest. Monique started at the Herald in 2008 as a part-time reporter. She graduated Emerson College in Boston after stints at The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Boston Herald and the Dallas Morning News. She returned to her hometown paper, the Miami Herald, in 2014.


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Charles Kinsey discusses shooting after meeting with autistic man he cared for

Charles Kinsey, the behavioral therapist who was shot by a North Miami police officer while trying to protect his client Arnaldo Rios, speaks with the media outside Aventura Hospital after meeting with Rios on July 28, 2016.
Jose A. Iglesias jiglesias@miamiherald.com
Charles Kinsey discusses shooting after meeting with autistic man he cared for 1:26

Charles Kinsey discusses shooting after meeting with autistic man he cared for

Dee Gordon speaks about returning to the Marlins after suspension 6:38

Dee Gordon speaks about returning to the Marlins after suspension

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Police officer saves robbery suspect trapped in burning vehicle

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Women helping women: Pair launch Caribbean crowdfunding campaign to help entrepreneurs

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