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  1. LitLIVE! brings authors, readers together this weekend in Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Novelist Julie Schumacher admits that she shares a few characteristics with Jason T. Fitger, the cranky, boorish professor experiencing a meltdown in her hilarious epistolary novel Dear Committee Members . "He's sort of an evil twin," admits the author, who is a faculty member in a Midwestern university creative writing program, in her case the University of Minnesota.

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  2. UM football spring game is first step in ensuring Canes get swagger backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    After the Hurricanes chanted, "Head crack, the U is back!" and "Coastal!" as they gathered en masse at the end of their final spring practice session Thursday before the spring game Saturday, they did some heavy lifting - as in 320-something-pounders reverently carrying other 320-something-pounders off the field. "I know that was tough," said linebacker Jermaine Grace of 6-8, 322-pound redshirt sophomore offensive tackle Sunny Odogwu hoisting 6-4, 325-pound senior defensive tackle Mike Wyche.

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  3. Family-friendly things to do March 26, March 27, March 28 and March 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    Step right up for a day full of family fun, including plenty of kiddie rides and thrilling ones for the brave , games of skill, live shows and delicious fair food such as the infamous giant turkey leg, caramel apples and elephant ears. Details: Gates open at noon Thursday-Sunday, running through April 5, at Tamiami Park, Coral Way and Southwest 107th Avenue, Miami; www.fairexpo.com ; $12, free for seniors, military personnel and kids 5 and under.

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  4. With a circus makeover, a Pippina aims for dazzle and depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    When Pippin debuted on Broadway in 1972, the Vietnam War was raging, and one facet of the musical - the depiction of a bloody campaign waged by King Charles against the Visigoths in 780 A.D. - was particularly disturbing to audiences steeped in war. Oh, the Stephen Schwartz-Roger O. Hirson musical was a massive, entertaining hit.

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  5. For deals, take a summer vacationa earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Miami Herald

    I want to talk to all you cheapskates out there who want to experience a posh resort, but would rather not pay the posh prices. Right now is the best time to slide into a last-minute resort vacation.

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  6. Man impaled while scaling fence outside Fort Lauderdale Police stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Miami Herald

    A man attempting to climb a security fence around the Fort Lauderdale Police station was impaled on a spike at the top of the 10-foot-high wrought-iron fence, according to fire officials. The crew of Engine Company 2 was refueling their truck at 1400 West Broward Sunday when they heard a scream from the other side of the fire engine.

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  7. Miami Hurricanes LB Tyriq McCord returns to practice, will compete in spring gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Miami Herald

    Hurricanes linebacker Tyriq McCord, fully back at practice Tuesday after sustaining a knee injury March 6 in the first spring scrimmage, got nostalgic when a reporter asked if it felt strange knowing that spring practice is nearly over. The annual spring game, free and open to the public, is at noon Saturday at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale.

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  8. Hires and job promotions for the week of March 23, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Miami Herald

    De La Hoz, Perez & Barbeito, P.A., has named two new partners: Cristina Perez and David Barbeito. They were previously directors at the firm.

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  9. Quarterback Malik Rosier continues to shine in spring football for Miami HurricanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Miami Herald

    One week before the spring game at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, the Hurricanes' offenses and defenses went at it with varying degrees of success. And Rosier continued to shine as he threw two touchdown passes to Malcolm Lewis and led the second-team offense to three scores on a broiler of a day in Coral Gables.

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  10. Ft. Lauderdale officers terminated over a racially biaseda video, textsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Miami Herald

    Fort Lauderdale police announced the termination and resignation of officers they said were involved in a "racially biased" video and messages. Officials announced the termination of Fort Lauderdale officers Chris Sousa, James Wells and Jason Holding.

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  11. Hires and job promotions for the week of March 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Miami Herald

    Ken Gould has been named the new director of community operations for East Ridge at Cutler Bay . Previously, he was director of environmental services and spearheaded the community's efforts in green practices starting with single stream recycling.

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  12. Tango Buenos Aires will tell Eva Per na s story in BrowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Miami Herald

    Tango Buenos Aires hits the stage at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. Tuesday to perform Song of Eva PerA3n . Telling the story of Argentina's former first lady through her country's striking dance form, the piece is directed by Rosario Bauza and choreographed by HA ctor FalcA3n.

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  13. South Floridaa s music week includes pianists and a beachside concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The Miami Herald

    The upcoming week in South Florida's classical music world brings pianists , percussionists and an orchestra filling a beach with music. The concerts stretch from Cutler Bay to Fort Lauderdale, so there will be music in the air for everyone.

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  14. Miami Hurricanes backup QB Malik Rosier impresses as Brad Kaaya battles fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Miami Herald

    Miami Hurricanes quarterback Brad Kaaya has the flu, which allowed backup Malik Rosier to take most of the snaps during Thursday's spring practice session. Rosier, in turn, impressed his coaches, who are no doubt pleased that he will miss the baseball team's Atlantic Coast Conference road series this weekend at Wake Forest to instead play Saturday in Miami's second closed scrimmage.

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  15. Cruise industry leaders eye emerging markets for growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Miami Herald

    The leaders of the world's largest cruise companies highlighted growth prospects nearby - and on the other side of the world - Tuesday morning at the annual "State of the Industry" address at Cruise Shipping Miami. For more than an hour, top executives from Carnival Corp., Royal Caribbean Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings and MSC Cruises discussed new opportunities and old frustrations while taking gentle swipes at each other.

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  16. Family-friendly events for March 19, 20, 21 and 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Miami Herald

    It's the last day to catch this latest update of the classic Disney fairy tale, starring Lily James as Ella, Cate Blanchett as her stepmother and Helena Bonham-Carter as the kindly beggar woman who - armed with a pumpkin and a few mice - changes Cinderella's life forever. Details: 1:50, 4 and 6:10 p.m. Thursday at the Museum of Discovery and Science and AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale; 954-467-6637 or www.mods.org ; $14, $11 kids 2-12.

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  17. Thousands in town for Cruise Shipping Miami conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | The Miami Herald

    Cruise operators, ship builders, destination marketers and ship suppliers are gathered this week in Miami Beach for the annual Cruise Shipping Miami conference and exhibition. Described as the "cruise industry's premier global event," the event kicked off Monday at the Miami Beach Convention Center with sessions on port infrastructure and shore experiences.

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  18. Elvis Costello brings a Detoura tour to Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Miami Herald

    When Elvis Costello first shook up the scene in the late '70s with his new wave swagger and his iconic, pigeon-toed punk stagger, few would have tagged him as a musical chameleon. But the bespectacled English superstar whose debut album My Aim Is True gave us the classic hits Alison and Watching the Detectives would go on to dabble in just about every genre possible, including pop, country, soul, jazz, blues and classical - all of them sounding authentic and none lacking his songwriting genius.

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  19. Spring breakers unite in SoBe; Scott Disick headed to strip clubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Miami Herald

    They were worn by various Victoria's Secret PINK models and assorted vacationing and local lovelies for the Ultimate Spring Break Bash, held at the hotel's private pool deck. The party was hosted by PINK princesses Gigi Hadid and Rachel Hilbert , along with special guest star, Cody Simpson , Hadid's boyfriend.

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  20. Hires and job promotions for the week of March 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | The Miami Herald

    Ken Gould has been named the new director of community operations for East Ridge at Cutler Bay . Previously, he was director of environmental services and spearheaded the community's efforts in green practices starting with single stream recycling.

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