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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

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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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As the DNC rolls into Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton faces the struggle of convincing the anti-establishment arm of the Democratic Party that she represents them.
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