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  1. Mom of autistic man at center of Charles Kinsey shooting: My son is traumatizedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Miami Herald

    Video shows the scene before and after caretaker Charles Kinsey is shot. He is shown lying in the street with a 23-year-old autistic man before being hit by a bullet from an assault rifle fired by a North Miami police officer.

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  2. Atlantic Broadband to invest in cable, internet improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Miami Herald

    Telecommunications provider Atlantic Broadband announced it is making a $6.3 million investment designed to bring significant network infrastructure and service enhancements to residents and businesses in Miami Beach and surrounding areas including Aventura. Called "FastForward Miami," the initiative is a multi-year, phased effort to build fiber deeper into Atlantic Broadband's network, delivering increased network capacity and redundancy, the company said.

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  3. New charges filed against attempted Aventura synagogue bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | The Miami Herald

    James G. Medina, 40, was originally arrested by federal agents on a charge of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction against the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center, 20400 NE 30th Ave., on April 29 during services. Medina now faces charges of knowingly attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction against a person or property within the United States and attempting to damage religious property.

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  4. Where did nursing home patienta s $2 million go? Son says he knows a " and suesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Miami Herald

    Over a span of more than five years, staff members of a Northeast Miami-Dade nursing home managed to bilk a former client out of more than $2 million, an attorney representing the man's son claimed in a lawsuit filed in Miami-Dade Circuit Court. Zachary Ziskin, on behalf of his father Avigdor Ziskin, alleges that Regents Park at Aventura, 18905 NE 25th Ave., did not properly screen its employees, leading to the theft.

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  5. An expert in aging: Aventura man celebrates 105th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | The Miami Herald

    "I never get upset about anything," said the Aventura centenarian. Great advice for a man who has lived through several eras, from the horse-drawn carriage days to the jet age, and from man's first walk on the moon and beyond.

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  6. Violence amid prayer is making places of worship take this stepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | The Miami Herald

    The Rev. Gregory Mansfield inspects the decapitated statue of an 875-year-old statue of King Alphonso VII at the Ancient Spanish Monastery in North Miami Beach on Thursday, June 23, 2016.

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  7. No need for discussion: Lobbyista s 12-year tenure as homeless chief is extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    In a letter last month, Ron Book predicted he had the votes on the County Commission to extend his tenure as chairman of Miami-Dade's homeless board. Tuesday proved him right.

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  8. A bystander gets shot in the leg as two men argue in a food mart parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A man was recovering Monday night after getting shot in the leg during an argument between two other men, according to police. Luis Anselmo Rivera Sostre, 58, was standing by his car in the parking lot of Aventura Food Mart, 19190 W. Dixie Hwy.

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  9. Two teens arrested after social media sale leads to shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Miami Gardens police have made two arrests after a social media transaction led to two people being robbed and shot last month. Police arrested Jahni Smith, 17, and Joshua Johnson, 18, and charged them with attempted second-degree murder and armed robbery with a firearm.

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  10. A month after thwarted terror attack, synagogue marks Israel Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Aventura Mayor Enid Weisman poses with Miami Marlins mascot Billy the Marlin at the 68th Israel Independence Day reception Sunday at Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center. Pastor Carlos Ortiz, who is the founder of a pro-Israel Hispanic Organization, served as the emcee for the 68th Israel Independence Day reception Sunday at Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center.

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  11. Nursing school grad shot dead at house partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A recent nursing school graduate was killed over the weekend after she was caught in crossfire at a Miami Gardens house party. Alexandra Dean, 23, was at the party shortly before 11 Saturday night when people began fighting outside the home, 40 NE 212th Ter.

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  12. Coral Gables hopes to bolster police force while critics demand urgencyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    The Coral Gables police department is dealing with double-digit vacancies and has ramped up recruitment efforts with hopes of filling many of those spots by the end of the year. In the meantime, officers are working extra hours that have cost the city more than its entire overtime budget for patrol.

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  13. Traffic cam video shows police cruiser slamming into vehicleRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Video shows a Central Florida police officer speeding through a red light and hitting a bystander's car as he chased robbery suspects. Coral Gables police released surveillance footage of a man robbing a 69-year-old woman at gunpoint in the parking garage of The Village of Merrick Park.

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  14. Spanish Navy ship Juan Sebastian de Elcano makes landfall in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    The Juan Sebastian de Elcano, a training vessel for Spain's navy, docked in Miami on May 18, 2016 as part of a four-month voyage across the Atlantic to various Caribbean, South American and North American ports. Marlie Casseus, a Haitian woman who had a 16-pound tumor removed from her face 10 years ago at Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2005.

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  15. Trauma Awareness Day at Kendall Regional Medical CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Marlie Casseus, a Haitian woman who had a 16-pound tumor removed from her face 10 years ago at Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2005. She is visiting Jackson to say thanks.

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  16. Massive expansion of high schools planned in Northeast Miami-DadeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    After a proposal for a new high school unleashed community backlash over traffic and thrust issues of race and class into the spotlight, Superintendent Alberto Carvalho laid out sweeping new plans for multiple projects in growing Northeast Miami-Dade. The school district wants to make room for about 1,000 more high school students by expanding Dr. Michael M. Krop senior and MAST Academy at FIU.

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  17. Two NY rabbis drown in powerful rip current at Haulover BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Two rabbis visiting from Brooklyn and out for a late morning swim Tuesday at Haulover Beach got caught in a powerful rip current and drowned, despite heroic attempts to save them from first responders. Police hadn't released the men's name by late Tuesday afternoon, but Chaim Parnes and Isack Rosenberg were listed as deceased on the Miami-Dade County Medical Examiner's website.

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  18. Stabbing incident that earned Florida police officer his Medal of ValorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    In this October 2013 surveillance video, Miami Dade Police Officer Mario Gutierrez is stabbed by a man who attempted to cause a gas explosion. Officer Gutierrez saw Dominique Jean lifting the lid to underground gasoline storage tanks at a gas station.

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  19. Plea hearing for Florida man in Jewish Center bomb plotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A man charged with plotting to bomb a synagogue and Jewish school in South Florida is seeking release on bail. A hearing is set Monday in Miami federal court for 40-year-old James Medina of Hollywood.

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  20. George Katzman, who helped liberate Dachau concentration camp, dies at 96Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    As a member of Gen. Patton's Third Army in World War II, George Katzman liberated the Dachau and Langwasser Lager concentration camps He devoted the second half of his life to speaking as a living witness to the horrors of the Holocaust George Katzman was a World War II veteran who lived in Aventura.

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