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Miami-Dade County won’t allow Derek Jeter and partners to move Marlins’ home run sculpture

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

The Miami Marlins’ home run sculpture won’t be going anywhere, despite reports that the prospective new ownership group — which includes Yankees legend Derek Jeter — wants to remove the sculpture from the stadium. According to the Miami Herald …Read the complete article here

Report: Miami Dolphins to lay down new turf before start of regular season

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

SportsPulse: Trysta Krick on the disagreements between the NFL and the players association that could make an NFL lockout or strike a ‘virtual certainty.’ USA TODAY Sports The Miami Dolphins plan to install new sod at Hard Rock Stadium before the start of …Read the complete article here

Miami Is Halfway to Becoming a Team That Deserves the Old Miami’s Hype

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Mark Richt’s handling of an unproven quarterback room could be all that stands between the Hurricanes and a return to legitimate contention. Easier said than done. Let’s start with this: Miami is not “back” yet. It seems anytime there is optimism …Read the complete article here

Orlando Jones holds on for 24-24 tie with Miami Norland

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Orlando Jones head coach Elijah Williams saw some good things Friday night in his team’s 24-24 tie against Miami Norland in a Kickoff Classic preseason game. The coach knows, however, that there are plenty of things that will need to be shored up when …Read the complete article here

Miami-Dade jobless rate falls for sixth month and Broward leads state for growth

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Miami-Dade County’s unemployment rate fell for the sixth straight month in July, while Broward clocked the highest year-over-year job growth rate in the state, according to a report released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity.Read the complete article here

Miami Marlins deal New York Mets their fifth straight loss

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

NEW YORK — J.T. Realmuto hit a two-run homer in the second inning Friday night and Justin Nicolino earned his second straight win with five solid innings as the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 3-1 at Citi Field. Marcell Ozuna lofted a sacrifice fly …Read the complete article here

World University Games: Miami’s Herrera chosen as USA flag bearer

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

University of Miami (Florida) senior diver Briadam Herrera will bear the United States flag during the World University Games opening ceremony Saturday in Taipei, Taiwan. A four-time All-American and two-time NCAA National Championships runner-up on the 3 …Read the complete article here

Ravens looking to find some offensive rhythm in second preseason game against Miami Dolphins

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Neither Ravens coach John Harbaugh nor veteran wide receiver Mike Wallace were being curt or dismissive when they were asked this week about what they wanted to see from the offense in the second preseason game Thursday night against the Miami Dolphins.Read the complete article here

Miami Heat to add former Boston Celtics forward Jordan Mickey, roster up to 17

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

The Miami Heat have moved closer the 20-player NBA offseason roster limit, with an agreement with former Boston Celtics forward Jordan Mickey, the Sun Sentinel has confirmed. With the agreement on a $1.5 million guaranteed veteran-minimum deal, Mickey …Read the complete article here

Was Davon Godchaux Miami’s Steal of the Draft?

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

It now appears, heading into the third week of Miami Dolphins training camp where position battles are usually decided, that Davon Godchaux has a very good chance to end up the starting DT next to Suh. That’s a big jump from rookie 5th round draft pick …Read the complete article here

Man shot dead at northeast Miami-Dade apartment complex

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

A 22-year-old man was shot dead outside an apartment complex in northeast Miami-Dade Friday afternoon, police said. The man and a female …Read the complete article here

Concerns arise over beloved cats living in invasive plants on Miami Beach dunes

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Between the imposing condo towers and the picturesque sands of Miami Beach lies a conundrum. Or as some advocates would put it, a cat-tastrophe.Read the complete article here

Little Havana’s small businesses are at risk of disappearing

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

A number of small businesses that have shaped Miami’s iconic Little Havana neighborhood — with a string of tiny cafes, restaurants, souvenir and …Read the complete article here

American Heritage gets payback against Booker T. with preseason victory

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Champagnat Catholic 35, Hialeah 12: A few weeks after the University of Miami, following their Canes Paradise Camp, made an official offer to …Read the complete article here

Shooting In NE Miami-Dade Has Residents Of Busy Gated Community On Edge

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Residents of a very busy gated community is on edge after two armed men who shot and killed a man are on the loose.Read the complete article here

Armed men ambush man before killing him in Northeast Miami-Dade

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – Miami-Dade homicide detectives were investigating a man’s death Saturday morning. Two armed men ambushed a man …Read the complete article here

Orlando Jones holds on for 24-24 tie with Miami Norland

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Orlando Jones head coach Elijah Williams saw some good things Friday night in his team’s 24-24 tie against Miami Norland in a Kickoff Classic …Read the complete article here

Clear the Shelters 2017 at Miami-Dade Animal Services

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

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Clear the Shelters at Broward County Animal Care

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Watch an all-day livestream of the Clear the Shelters event from the Broward County Animal Care and Adoption Division.

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Miami-Dade County won’t allow Derek Jeter and partners to move Marlins’ home run sculpture

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

The Miami Marlins’ home run sculpture won’t be going anywhere, despite reports that the prospective new ownership group — which includes Yankees legend Derek Jeter — wants to remove the sculpture from the stadium. According to the Miami Herald …Read the complete article here

Report: Miami Dolphins to lay down new turf before start of regular season

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

SportsPulse: Trysta Krick on the disagreements between the NFL and the players association that could make an NFL lockout or strike a ‘virtual certainty.’ USA TODAY Sports The Miami Dolphins plan to install new sod at Hard Rock Stadium before the start of …Read the complete article here

Miami-Dade County tells new Marlins ownership the home run sculpture ‘is not movable’

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Everybody breathe deeply and relax. The Marlins home run sculpture isn’t going anywhere. After some initial panic that it could be sayonara to the gaudy, garish, colorful mass of dings and lights and spinning things in the outfield once new ownership …Read the complete article here

Miami Is Halfway to Becoming a Team That Deserves the Old Miami’s Hype

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Mark Richt’s handling of an unproven quarterback room could be all that stands between the Hurricanes and a return to legitimate contention. Easier said than done. Let’s start with this: Miami is not “back” yet. It seems anytime there is optimism …Read the complete article here

Orlando Jones holds on for 24-24 tie with Miami Norland

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Orlando Jones head coach Elijah Williams saw some good things Friday night in his team’s 24-24 tie against Miami Norland in a Kickoff Classic preseason game. The coach knows, however, that there are plenty of things that will need to be shored up when …Read the complete article here

How will the Miami Dolphins address Tony Lippett’s absence?

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

The Miami Dolphins find themselves scrambling to adjust to a season-ending injury yet again, this time it is in relation to defensive back Tony Lippett’s (achilles) departure. With Raekwon McMillan’s injury already impacting the depth at linebacker, Miami …Read the complete article here

Got a flat cycling around Miami Beach? Try new, free bike repair station

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Cyclists who suddenly get a flat tire as they’re riding around Miami Beach now have a repair station at their disposal. The city has installed a bike repair station pilot program at 11th Street and Washington Avenue by the Miami Beach Police Department.Read the complete article here

Concerns arise over beloved cats living in invasive plants on Miami Beach dunes

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Between the imposing condo towers and the picturesque sands of Miami Beach lies a conundrum. Or as some advocates would put it, a cat-tastrophe. The city just began the 12-month construction of a long-awaited paved walkway that will connect beachside paths …Read the complete article here

Miami Marlins deal New York Mets their fifth straight loss

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

NEW YORK — J.T. Realmuto hit a two-run homer in the second inning Friday night and Justin Nicolino earned his second straight win with five solid innings as the Miami Marlins beat the New York Mets 3-1 at Citi Field. Marcell Ozuna lofted a sacrifice fly …Read the complete article here

World University Games: Miami’s Herrera chosen as USA flag bearer

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

University of Miami (Florida) senior diver Briadam Herrera will bear the United States flag during the World University Games opening ceremony Saturday in Taipei, Taiwan. A four-time All-American and two-time NCAA National Championships runner-up on the 3 …Read the complete article here

Miami-Dade County won’t allow Derek Jeter and partners to move Marlins’ home run sculpture

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

The Miami Marlins’ home run sculpture won’t be going anywhere, despite reports that the prospective new ownership group — which includes Yankees legend Derek Jeter — wants to remove the sculpture from the stadium. According to the Miami Herald …Read the complete article here

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