Homestead / South Dade

Top stories

 
U’Laun Jamar Volthire

South Miami-Dade

Son, 19, stabbed South Miami-Dade woman in bed, police say

- The Miami Herald , Aug 25
The Miami Herald

A South Miami-Dade woman was startled awake early Monday by her son straddling her in bed. When she screamed, he stabbed her, police said.

Homestead

Homestead housing agency appealing federal decision

- The Miami Herald , Aug 22
The Miami Herald

Federal officials say the Homestead Housing Authority lacks the experience to manage public housing.

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.

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.

From South Florida Blogs & Websites

This Week's Events