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The Foreclosure crisisThe Miami Herald , Mar 23
A firm with an obscure pedigree has staked claims to more than 30 homes and condos in Miami-Dade, often with fake documentation.
MICCOSUKEE TribeThe Miami Herald , Mar 21
Bobby Richardson, the former head of the South Miami force, was let go by the Miccosukees, the latest in a slew of firings.
University ParkThe Miami Herald , Mar 21
The New Theatre production of ‘Bird in the Hand,’ by Jorge Ignacio Cortiñas, is playing at the Roxy Performing Arts Cente... r, 1645 SW 107th Ave., in University Park through April 7 at 8 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays and 1 p.m. on Sundays. There will also be additional Sunday performances at 5:30 p.m. on March 31 and April 7. General admission is $25.00, plus a $3.50 service charge. Discounts are available for students and seniors. For more information or to buy tickets, visit www.new-theatre.org or call 305-443-5909.
WestchesterThe Miami Herald , Mar 21
At least one council member hopes the delay will give more time for the property owner to reach a compromise with neighbors.
The Roxy Theatre Group performed ‘Thoroughly Modern Millie’ at the Roxy Performing Arts Center in University Park on Sunday, M... arch 17. The musical followed the adventures of Millie Dillmount, a small-town girl who moved to New York in the 1920s. The show featured a cast of about 40 actors ranging in age from 13 to 22. Orchestration was provided by members of the Greater Miami Youth Symphony.
Olympia HeightsThe Miami Herald , Mar 14
About 1,500 people participated in the annual Epilepsy Foundation of Florida's Walk the Talk fundraiser at Tropical Park on Saturday, March&... #x2009;9, in Olympia Heights. The 2.5-mile walk raised about $80,000, according to Karen Egozi, chief executive officer for the Epilepsy Foundation of Florida. The organization provides a variety of services for people with epilepsy and other seizure disorders.
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