Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade issued seven no swimming advisories: Golden Beach, Sunny Isles Beach, Surfside, North Shore, 53rd Street in Miami Beach, Haulover South and Crandon North, Crandon South.
The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County has issued its third no-swimming advisory for Crandon North Beach since July because of tests exceeding recommended standards for enterococci bacteria.
A beach cleanup event to keep Miami-Dade beaches looking beautiful was held on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 on Crandon Park. The first annual Coastal Conservation Service Day which connected local undeserved youth with critical marine and coastal enrichment experiences brought together volunteers and youth in planting sea oats and cleaning up the beach.
The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade lifted the swimming advisory that warned there was too much fecal matter for safe swimming in the waters off Golden Beach and Key Biscayne’s Crandon Beach North and South.
The Florida Department of Health in Miami-Dade County issued a swimming advisory late Tuesday afternoon for Virginia Key Beach Southside (Dog Beach) and Crandon North Beach after testing indicated the waters might have too much fecal matter.
Miami police have reopened eastbound Rickenbacker Causeway, the only route onto Key Biscayne, Florida, after it was closed for almost five hours because an armed man was threatening to harm himself, according to police.
A MAST Academy Virginia Key student wrote about the rise of racial slurs as the student body became less diverse. The school district is piloting a program that gives preference in the selection process for the magnet school to students in areas that are largely poor and black.
Jorge Rouco of Sunny Isles Beach was slammed by a hit-and-run driver while riding his bike on the Rickenbacker Causeway around 7 p.m. April 2. Now, as he's recovering from serious injuries, he and Miami-Dade police are trying to find the driver.
A lavish groundbreaking ceremony was held at Hard Rock Stadium as Dolphins owner Stephen Ross, 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams and tournament director/retired tennis star James Blake on hand. The even will move in 2019 after 31 years on Key Biscayne.