Posts Tagged ‘Local News’

Family Meets Coast Guard Crew Who Rescued Them

Friday, July 28th, 2017

NBC 6’s Julia Bagg shows us the heartfelt moments when the Central Florida family met those who saved them from the waters off Port Everglades.

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Critical Mass Brings Cyclists, Traffic Delays to Miami-Dade

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Thousands of cyclists will take part in the 19-mile event starting at 7:15 p.m. at the Government Center in Downtown Miami. This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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Florida Dad Charged After Boy Dies in 109-Degree Mobile Home

Friday, July 28th, 2017

A Florida man is facing a manslaughter charge after authorities say his 8-month-old son died in a mobile home where the temperature reached 109 degrees.Photo Credit: Largo Police

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City of Miami Celebrates 121st Birthday on Friday

Friday, July 28th, 2017

What is now modern day Miami was incorporated with just over 300 residents and now has an estimated population of just over 453,000 inside of the city limits and over 5.5 million in the metro area.

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‘El Clasico’ Excitement Taking Over South Florida

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Promoters of the event say it rivals hosting a Super Bowl, with an economic impact expected to bring tens of millions of dollars to South Florida.

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Iconic Landmark Knaus Berry Farm Gets National Honor

Friday, July 28th, 2017

The farm opened back in 1956 and is known to sell fresh fruits, veggies, baked goods and ice cream – along with sticky buns that people wait hours in line to purchase.

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No Injuries After Fire Inside Weston Apartment Complex

Friday, July 28th, 2017

Residents in one Weston apartment complex were able to escape from an overnight fire Friday.Fire crews responded to the scene on Blatt Boulevard just west of Bonaventure Boulevard just after 2 a.m. in

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‘El Clasico’ VIP Celebration in South Florida

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

The official VIP party to celebrate “El Clasico” in South Florida was underway Thursday.

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One Person Shot in Miami Gardens Road Rage Incident

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A road rage incident took a dangerous turn in Miami Gardens, leaving one person hurt.Photo Credit: Miami Gardens Police Department

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Track Stars Might Be Unable To Compete In Junior Olympics

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Sky Brown, Preston Janac and Journi Janac practice running track for hours six days a week at Miami’s Gould’s Park.

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Miami Pet Shop Law Changes Where The Animals Come From

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A change in a city law passed Thursday will require pet shops in the City of Miami to sell animals only from local breeders and shelters, a step toward eliminating the sale of puppies that come from puppy…Photo Credit: Getty Images/Moment RF

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New Body Cam Video Shows Aftermath of Venus Williams’ Crash

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Police released officer body-camera video Thursday which shows the moments after a fatal car crash involving tennis star Venus Williams and an elderly couple in Palm Beach Gardens.Photo Credit: Palm Beach Gardens Police Department

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Liberty City Teacher Uses Grants To Keep Classroom Current

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

It’s not breaking news that the vast majority of teachers in the U.S. spend at least some of their own money on classroom supplies. That’s been happening forever, usually at this time of year, a few weeks before…

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Groups Paid for Dream Trips That Never Happened

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A Florida Keys couple ran a travel business that is accused of taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from groups across the country for dream trips that never happened.

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Weekend Guide: What’s the Move?

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

This weekend in South Florida will not disappoint. With these fun-filled events coming your way, you’ll have no option but to get up on your feet and start moving.Photo Credit: Alberto Rodríguez / Telemundo

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Newborn Twins, Toddler Lose Both Parents Just Days Apart

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A set of newborn twins and a toddler lost both their mother and father just days apart from each other in a series of tragic events.Photo Credit: GoFundMe

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3 Cuban Dissidents Detained After Cathedral Protest

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A trio of anti-government protesters in Cuba were detailed after they unfurled banners on the Catedral de Santiago de Cuba Wednesday.Photo Credit: UNPACU

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Palmetto Bay Councilman Involved in Boat Dock Fight

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

What started as an argument over where to park a boat and escalated into a beach fight is now spilling over into a civil lawsuit against at a Palmetto Bay city councilman.Photo Credit: Monroe County Sheriff’s Office

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NW Miami-Dade Street Renamed in Honor of King Carter

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A northwest Miami-Dade street was officially renamed Thursday in honor of a little boy who was killed by a stray bullet last year.

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Miami Beach Firefighter Rescues Dog Struggling in Water

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A Miami Beach firefighter came to the rescue of a dog that was found struggling in the water near Biscayne Bay Thursday morning.Photo Credit: Miami Beach Fire Rescue This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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Man Detained After Dog Found Dead on Miami Beach

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Police have detained a man after a dog was found dead on Miami Beach Thursday afternoon.Photo Credit: NBC 6 South Florida

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Fatal Crash Closes Section Of I-75 in Miami-Dade

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

A fatal crash shut down part of I-75 on Thursday afternoon, officials said.Photo Credit: NBC 6

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Sunrise PD Want to ID Driver With Damaged Car in Crash Probe

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Sunrise Police released new footage Thursday of a person they’re trying to identify who was seen with a damaged car moments after a woman on a bicycle was struck by a hit-and-run driver.Photo Credit: Sunrise Police This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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Alleged Shark-Dragging Boater Posted Disturbing Animal Pics

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

One of the men believed to have been in the disturbing shark-dragging video that drew outrage after it was posted on social media this week has posted numerous photos showing him posing with wildlife in…

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Ford Issues Recall For Seat Belt Attaching Bolts

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Ford issued a recall for about 117,000 vehicles Wednesday.Photo Credit: Artyom Geodakyan/TASS

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Five Reasons for Rising Aggravation When Flying

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

An aviation analyst lists what he calls a “perfect storm” of problems leading to aggravation at airports.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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Three People In Serious Condition After Parkland Crash

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Three people are in serious condition after a crash in Parkland on Thursday morning, officials said.

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6 Things to Know: Bieber Hits Paparazzo With Car, Wawa in Davie

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Before you walk out the door to start your Tuesday, NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know.

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Firefighters, Residents Overcome By Fumes at Miami-Dade Home

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

Several people, including firefighters, were overcome by toxic fumes at a home in Southwest Miami-Dade County.Photo Credit: NBC6.com

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Man Had Sex With Teen Boy in Coral Springs Library: Police

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

Detectives busted a man Tuesday after he allegedly had sex with a teen boy in a library in Coral Springs.Photo Credit: Coral Springs Police Dept.

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