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Former Mayor Steve Bateman of Homestead campaigned for office last September despite his pending criminal case.

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Homestead Mayor Steven Bateman heads to trial in corruption case

- The Miami Herald , Sep 14
The Miami Herald

A year after his arrest, suspended Homestead mayor Steven Bateman will try to convince a jury he did not accept an illegal consulting job wi... th a healthcare company.

Homestead

Hard-hit Homestead sees improving budget

- The Miami Herald , Sep 12
The Miami Herald

Homestead, which was hard-hit by the recession, is finally showing signs of improvement, City Manager George Gretsas said in a budget presen... tation Tuesday night.

Homestead

Turning marine trash into art at Biscayne National Park

- The Miami Herald , Sep 11
The Miami Herald

Linda Oldenburg uses the items that wash up on the shoreline and recycles them into artworks

Father charged with manslaughter in dog-mauling of 4-year-old

- The Miami Herald , Sep 11
The Miami Herald

The South Miami-Dade man whose 4-year-old son was mauled to death by a pack of dogs was formally charged with manslaughter on Thursday.

Homestead

Homestead council: City has too many schools

- The Miami Herald , Sep 5
The Miami Herald

The Homestead City Council recently approved plans for a new K-3 charter school in the city. But if council members get their way, it’... ;ll be the last one for a while.

Miami-Dade

Agritourism in the southern part of the county is picking up a slice of Miami’s tourism market

- The Miami Herald , Sep 2
The Miami Herald

Agritourism in the southern part of the county is picking up a slice of Miami’s guests from far away

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