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Celebrate Earth Month in Miami-Dade

Celebrate Earth Month in Miami-Dade

Celebrate Earth Month in April in Miami-Dade County. Enjoy a variety of fun-filled family friendly activities, events, tips and much more. Events The 41st Annual Baynanza Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day takes place Saturday, April 15 from 9 a.m. to noon at 31 different locations along Biscayne Bay Help restore some of Miami-Dade’s most environmentally-sensitive lands. Participate […]

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Miami-Dade County Parks celebrates Earth Month throughout April

Miami-Dade County Parks celebrates Earth Month throughout April

Miami-Dade County Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces is all about connecting people with the natural environment any time of the year, focused on resiliency efforts for the conservation and preservation of our county’s most treasured and beautiful parks, beaches, greenway and blueway trails, nature preserves, clean air, and rich history that spans more than nine […]

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Road and Dock Closures for the week of Sunday, April 2, 2023

Road and Dock Closures for the week of Sunday, April 2, 2023 PALM BEACH INTERNATIONAL BOAT SHOW (remaining closures) Northbound Flagler Drive between Fern Street and Banyan Boulevard reopens Monday, April 3, 6 p.m. Clematis Street Docks reopens Tuesday, April 4, 6 p.m. (South Clematis Street at South Flagler Drive): The docks are closed for the Palm Beach International Boat Show.  Fern Street Dock reopens Tuesday, April 4, […]

Ahead of Senate confirmation of Dr. Ladapo for Florida’s Surgeon General, Senator Cruz calls into question the credentials of Florida’s top doc.

Ahead of Senate confirmation of Dr. Ladapo for Florida’s Surgeon General, Senator Cruz calls into question the credentials of Florida’s top doc.

Tallahassee — “Dr. Ladapo has proven time and time again that data and science are not top of mind when making decisions about the health and wellness of Floridians,” said Senator Janet Cruz. “At a time with so much misinformation flying, it’s important to have Florida’s top doc grounded in facts and not extreme political rhetoric. […]

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Wesley Chapel Man Pleads Guilty To Exploiting And Producing Sexual Abuse Material Depicting Half A Dozen Children

Seven-Time Convicted Felon Indicted For Possession Of Firearm And Ammunition

Tampa, Florida – United States Attorney Roger B. Handberg announces that Clayton Everett Colborn (31, Wesley Chapel) has pleaded guilty to two counts of enticement and coercion of a minor to engage in sexual activity, five counts of using minors to produce child sexual abuse images and videos, and one count of possessing child sexual […]

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Senator Lauren Book Advances Legislation Targeting Cyber Trafficking, Renaming “Child Pornography” to “Child Sexual Abuse Material”

Ahead of Senate confirmation of Dr. Ladapo for Florida’s Surgeon General, Senator Cruz calls into question the credentials of Florida’s top doc.

Tallahassee — Senate Democratic Leader Lauren Book introduced and advanced legislation in the Florida Senate Criminal Justice Committee today that aims to curb the growing endemic of “cyber trafficking”, a practice where both real and stolen images are uploaded to the Internet for people to buy, sell, trade, and exploit. Additionally, the legislation renames the crime […]

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Jacksonville Man Sentenced To More Than Two Years Additional Prison Term For Escape From Halfway House

Seven-Time Convicted Felon Indicted For Possession Of Firearm And Ammunition

Jacksonville, Florida – U.S. District Judge Brian J. Davis today sentenced Keenan Hunter (32, Jacksonville) to two years and three months in federal prison for his escape from custody from a halfway house in Jacksonville. Hunter had pleaded guilty on December 29, 2022.   According to court documents, on October 29, 2018, Hunter was sentenced […]

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Jacksonville Convicted Felon Sentenced To Seven Years In Federal Prison For Firearm Possession

Seven-Time Convicted Felon Indicted For Possession Of Firearm And Ammunition

Jacksonville, Florida – U.S. District Judge Timothy J. Corrigan has sentenced Frederick Lamont Sams (41, Jacksonville) to seven years in federal prison for possessing a firearm by a convicted felon. Sams had pleaded guilty in December 2022. According to court documents, on February 16, 2022, Sams was seen by a Jacksonville Sheriff’s Officer driving a […]

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