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  1. The Nature Conservancy and Various Programs work to save Florida coastlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Examiner.com

    Erosion is the process by which the ocean eats away at the coastline through waves, tides and currents. It can be influenced by everything from wind to undersea objects.

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  2. Marcel Mascaro Joins Asolo Rep's Sotto Voce, Opening Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Asolo Repertory Theatre has announced a casting update for its upcoming production of SOTTO VOCE. Marcel Mascar will be playing the role of 'Saquiel/Ariel'.

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  3. Will MLS drop 'downtown' in Miami stadium search?Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Soccer America

    After a long standstill, Beckham's arrival in Miami on Sunday night suggests that there might be movement on a site. But will it be acceptable to MLS, which has insisted on a downtown stadium for Miami? The Miami Herald reported that Beckham, who has an option to purchase an MLS expansion team for $25 million, met with Miami Beach Mayor .

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  4. States debate making cursive instruction mandatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | World Magazine

    People fear future generations won't be able to sign their own names, much less read the original Declaration of Independence, if students don't learn cursive in school. The cursive debate was churning before the Common Core State Standards came out in 2010, but the absence of cursive from the controversial benchmarks has added to the furor.

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  5. All Aboard Florida Hires The Vailon Group to Recruit Miami-Dade...Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Business Wire

    From L to R: Scott Sanders, EVP of Development & Construction; Marsha Jackman, President, The Vailon Group; JC Freyre, VP of Construction; Regina Sandilands, Partner, The Vailon Group; Merdochey LaFrance, Public Affairs Coordinator; and Jorge Fuentes, Project Manager )-- All Aboard Florida has hired The Vailon Group to implement the company's Disadvantaged Business Enterprise program in Miami-Dade County. The Miami-based consulting firm, well known for its advocacy on behalf of small businesses, will work with Suffolk Construction, the passenger-rail company's general contractor that is building its MiamiCentral train station, to ensure that local subcontractors and area workers are included in the project's construction.

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  6. FNU wins judgment in FIU trademark battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Business Journal

    In a battle over a letter, Florida International University lost a trademark infringement lawsuit filed against Florida National University, according to a judgment filed March 16. FIU's Board of Trustees was the plaintiff in the suit against FNU which claimed its competitor's name and initials were too similar to its own and would confuse ... (more)

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  7. The Youth Fair's Track & Field set for April 4 at Ferguson Sr. HighRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 24, 2015 - MIAMI -- The Youth Fair's Annual Track & Field, the sports event that includes sprints, relays, hurdles, race walking, long jumps, high jumps, discus, javelin and shot put, is set for 8:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on April 4, 2015 at John A. Ferguson Senior High School, 15900 SW 56th St., Miami, Fla.

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  8. 4 A/C units stolen from Miami elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Local10.com

    Fifty percent of Lenora B. Smith Elementary School in Miami is without air conditioning after four A/C units were stolen this week. "A great portion of the school right now does not have A/C, so thank God we don't have children in the schools right now," said Lt.

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  9. Police departments working together for traffic safety on the Rickenbacker CausewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Miami Herald

    That's because the Miami-Dade County, Miami and Key Biscayne police departments are working together to better enforce traffic laws, change driving behaviors and reduce fatalities on the causeway. Key Biscayne Police Chief Charles Press announced the partnership and a new traffic safety initiative at a Town Hall meeting in the council chambers last week.

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  10. Soccera s Miami push revving up again, with Marlins Park on top of listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Miami Herald

    Major League Soccer's on-again, off-again flirtation with Miami appears to be back on, after a string of well-publicized social outings by David Beckham and some closed-door meetings by partner Marcelo Claure. Photographers have managed to catch Beckham throughout his Miami trip, starting with his arrival Sunday at Miami International Airport.

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  11. 10 Biggest College Football Recruiting Storylines This SpringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | BleacherReport

    Recruiting has given college football fans tons of commitments, a few decommitments, not enough pledges for some schools and more than most expected for others . The recruiting circuit for the 2016 class has been entertaining to say the least - and we're only a little more than six weeks past national signing day for the 2015 class.

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  12. TD Bank expands commercial real estate lending teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Orlando Sentinel

    TD Bank has hired more staffers, including in South Florida, to expand its commercial real estate lending. TD Bank is expanding its commercial real estate lending effort in Florida, with some of the new team members to be based in South Florida.

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  13. Searching for Fido: New pet finder app uses facial recognition technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Baltimore Sun

    Recently Miami-Dade Animal Services will become the first shelter in Florida to have its dogs integrated in the free Finding Rover app, whose developer came up with the idea when he saw a missing dog poster, triggering "horrible" memories of his lost dog. Here's how it works: A person downloads the app through their smart phone and registers their dog by snapping a picture.

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  14. Sleazy Recruiters Are Ruining Miami's Elite Youth Football LeaguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Miami New Times

    In Miami's African-American communities, youth football is a huge deal. Thousands of people attend big games.

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  15. Waiting for the bus on a hot rainy day - gimme shelter,pleaseRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Miami's Community Newspapers

    It is appalling that in Miami-Dade County, where the heat index can reach into the 100s and we receive more rain than Seattle, commuters are still expected to endure up to an hour waiting for a bus at an uncovered street corner.

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  16. As funding to combat invasive pests grows, Florida finds success battling giant snailsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | West Hawaii Today

    Federal agriculture officials are spending nearly $60 million this year to help combat the beetles, bollworms and other bugs that have the potential to wreak havoc on American crops, with California and Florida taking the biggest share. The money, which comes from the 2014 farm bill, will go toward more than 400 projects intended to assess current conditions and prevent further damage that can happen when species that aren't native to an area are introduced and begin to eat their way through crops not intended for them.

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  17. Florida County Tackles Bad Bosses: The Future Of The Wage Theft Fight Is LocalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | ThinkProgress

    Workers who get cheated out of their due pay in central Florida will have a much easier time recovering what they're owed after Osceola County approved a tough new wage theft law, making it the latest in a string of local governments to take on increased responsibility for enforcing federal wage and hour laws. Under the new rules, workers will be able to file cases with the county and employers who are accused of wage theft could end up having to repay triple the amount they stole from employees if they fight a case and lose.

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  18. Alex Omes Died the Very Day of His Trial Against Ultra Music FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Miami New Times

    The morning of Monday, January 12, his big brother, Carlos, tried texting and calling. But there was no answer.

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  19. National Superintendent of the Year Alberto Carvalho discuss...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Superintendent Alberto Carvalho  of Miami-Dade County Public Schools , the fourth largest school district in the country, spoke at UMass Dartmouth during a public forum Monday. The meeting was attended by several school and public officials.

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  20. Rod Stewart's son arrested for riding carousel conveyor belt at airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Examiner.com

    ... "I'm waiting." Sean was charged with unlawful entry into a restricted area. He spent one day in the Miami Dade County Jail until his family came to bail him out. Sean was on his way to Haiti when the incident happened. From the reports, Sean was not ...

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