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 <span class="cutline_leadin">FUN AT THE Y:</span> Boys and girls lift a tire during South Dade YMCA’s Kid Fit as part of resistance training. The Y has many fitness programs throughout the school year.

Miami-Dade County

Get a smart start to the school year with these fitness programs

- The Miami Herald , Aug 14
The Miami Herald

Twelve-year-old Aisha Chebbi beats childhood obesity and becomes Youth Ambassador for Miami-Dade County to help children beat obesity by enc... ouraging them to eat healthier foods and exercise daily. Listed are programs in Miami-Dade for children of all ages to stay healthy throughout the school year.

Homestead

Homestead to break ground on new city hall

- The Miami Herald , Aug 19
The Miami Herald

Homestead broke ground for a new city hall in 2007. Today, it’s still an empty lot.

South Miami-Dade

Pit bull euthanized after mauling death of Goulds 4-year-old

- The Miami Herald , Aug 19
The Miami Herald

A pit bull that might have been involved in the mauling death of a 4-year-old boy last week was euthanized, according to Miami-Dade Animal S... ervices.

Homestead

Homestead resident wins free roof as part of national program

- The Miami Herald , Aug 8
The Miami Herald

Most South Florida residents appreciate the value of a new, well-built roof, especially during hurricane season.

South Miami-Dade

Rescue group helps fight Miami-Dade’s critical abandoned-dog problem

- The Miami Herald , Aug 8
The Miami Herald

A small group of people is rescuing dogs and puppies from mangroves, alleyways, train tracks, even the Everglades — taking in strays ... off the streets of Miami-Dade and Broward counties.

South Miami-Dade

Two teens arrested in separate South Miami-Dade killings

- The Miami Herald , Aug 5
The Miami Herald

Two teenagers have been arrested in separate South Miami-Dade killings, including the death of a 13-year-old middle school student shot acc... identally in the yard of a Florida City house.

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