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Sweetwater

Sweetwater mayor and City Commission clash over personnel

- The Miami Herald , Jul 10
The Miami Herald

Sweetwater Mayor Jose Diaz has vetoed a proposal that would have limited his control over personnel decisions.

Sweetwater

Sweetwater officer shot in leg with own gun

- The Miami Herald , Jun 30
The Miami Herald

A Sweewater police officer was recovering Monday after his holstered gun discharged and hit him in the leg while he was chasing shoplifting ... suspects at Dolphin Mall.

Criminal court

Driver who killed 3 teens in West Miami-Dade crash gets 15 years in prison

- The Miami Herald , Jun 23
The Miami Herald

A man who killed three teen friends during a spur-of-the-moment car race that ended in a violent wreck in West Miami-Dade will serve 15 year... s in prison.

Restaurants

Chang’s Chinese Restaurant in Miami has been cooking traditional dishes for 35 years

- The Miami Herald , Jun 21
The Miami Herald

Chang’s Chinese Restaurant in Miami has been cooking traditional dishes for 35 years.

TRAFFIC CRASH

Two Miccosukee tribal members, one a cop, killed in violent Tamiami Trail auto wreck

- The Miami Herald , Jun 21
The Miami Herald

A Miccosukee police captain veered into oncoming traffic on Tamiami Trail, hitting another car driven by a tribe member. Both died in the cr... ash.

Sweetwater

Sweetwater commissioners reinstate four fired employees

- The Miami Herald , Jun 3
The Miami Herald

Mayor José M. Diaz had fired the employees two weeks ago as part of what he called a “Clean House” project.

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