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SoFlo Scoop: Drug test proposal for welfare applicants; Commissioners in Fort Lauderdale underpaid; Miami Heat loses playoff spot 

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, April 6. Miami will be partly a high 89 and low 63; Key West will have scattered thunderstorms early in the morning with a high 82 and low 70; Fort Lauderdale will be partly cloudy with a high 90 and low 60, and for those in Naples expect some thunderstorm throughout the morning ...

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Florida Believe it or Not: Man sets rabbit on fire; Teenager survives shark attack; Santa Claus look-alike arrested on cocaine charges.

From animal cruelty, to Christmas coming early and Santa Claus only bringing cocaine, the news in South Florida strives to remain strange. A man from Sarasota has been charged with aggravated animal cruelty for intentionally setting a pet bunny on fire. Manasseh Walker, 23, told officials that he burned his girlfriend’s rabbit, Thumper, by accident. A veterinarian who examined Thumper ...

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SoFlo Scoop: Lake Okeechobee’s water level drops; Florida women living in poverty; Senate says “Yes” to recess

Good morning South Florida! Today is Wednesday, April 5. Miami is expected to be sunny with a bit of cloud and a high 86 and low 76; Key West will be partly cloudy with a high 83 and low 77; Fort Lauderdale will be partly cloudy with a high 88 and low 76, and for those in Naples it will ...

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SoFlo Scoop: Airbnb might have to pay taxes; Spring Breakers cause concerns in Fort. Lauderdale; Wildfires in Big Cypress National Preserve

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, April 4. Miami is expected to be mostly sunny with a high 85 and low 75; Key West will be sunny with a high 83 and low 77; Fort Lauderdale will be partly cloudy with a high 88 and low 75, and for those in Naples expect mainly sun with a high 87 ...

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Affordable housing complex in the United Kingdom

SoFlo Scoop: MDX Refund Program hits record; Affordable housing loses $1.3 billion; Federer vs. Nadal at the Miami Open

Good morning South Florida! Today is Monday, April 3. Miami is expected to be mostly sunny with a high 83 and low 74; Key West will be sunny with a high 82 and low 76; Fort Lauderdale will also be sunny with a high 84 and low 74, and for those in Naples expect sunny skies with a high 84 ...

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Magic Mountain Water Park (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Miami Heat defeats New York Knicks; Boil-water notice in some Miami-Dade cities; Water park plans halted

Good morning South Florida! Today is Friday, March 31. Miami is expected to have a high of 84 and low of 69 with isolated thunderstorms; Key West will be partly cloudy with a high of 81 and a low of 74. Fort Lauderdale will have afternoon thunderstorms with a high of 86 and a low of 69, while those in ...

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Former Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Michael Irvin makes play against opponent (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Miami Heat defeats Detroit Pistons; Quality of life ranked high in South Florida; Michael Irvin accused of rape

Good morning South Florida! Today is Thursday, March 30. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and a low of 71 with mostly sunny skies; Key West will also have mostly sunny skies with a high of 80 and a low of 74. Fort Lauderdale will be partly cloudy with a high of 83 and a low of ...

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Pancakes (Photo via WIkimedia Commons)

Florida Believe it or Not: Man eats pancakes in front of traffic; Diver saves life of lemon shark; Man finds marijuana in blood

Good morning South Florida! It’s an all you can eat buffet of strange news for breakfast: pancakes, drugs and alcohol. A man found an 11 pound, 18-inch-long, taped-up package of marijuana in the shape of a giant cigar on the shores of Daytona Beach. Jeff Stolowitz, 52, said when he went to get a closer look at the package, one ...

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Two panther kittens at White Oak Conservation. (Photo via Wikimedia Commons)

The SoFlo Scoop: Two Florida panther kittens discovered; Worst cell services in South Florida; Cocaine bust at Port Everglades

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, March 28. Miami is expected to have a high of 83 and a low of 68 with clear, sunny skies; Key West will have partly cloudy skies with a high of 80 and a low of 72. Fort Lauderdale will have clear skies with a high of 84 and a low of 68, ...

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The Asian tiger mosquito, Aedes albopicts, is the type of mosquito that carries dengue fever and the Zika virus. (Courtesy Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

The SoFlo Scoop:  Heat lose to Celtics; Gov. Rick Scott discusses plans against Zika; Boynton Beach election to be held Tuesday

Good morning South Florida! Today is Tuesday, March 28. Miami is expected to have a high of 81 and a low of 67 with partly cloudy skies; Key West will be mostly sunny with a high of 78 and a low of 71. Fort Lauderdale will have morning showers with a high of 82 and a low of 66, while those ...

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