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SUGAR-4-KIDS TOY DRIVE FEATURES MOTORCYCLE RIDE WITH A ‘SIDECAR’ OF LAPTOPS
 

When organizers kick-started the Sugar 4 Kids program in 2016, their goal was to brighten the holiday spirits of underprivileged children living in West Perrine. This year, however, the program is brightening their futures, too. Nearly 1,500 toys will be handed out at the conclusion of a police-escorted motorcycle and vehicle ride to West Perrine Park on Dec. 9 for the Second Annual Sugar 4 Kids Toy Drive. But the organization’s focus this... Read More »

 
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BEA COSIO READS THE PINECREST TRIBUNE IN CHICAGO!
 

Bea Cosio, a personal trainer at Stunna's FIT in South Miami spotted enjoying her favorite newspaper at the Wrigley Field, home of the Chicago Cubs.

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POLICE PERSONNEL AWARDED SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARD FOR THEIR BRAVERY
 
The Special Recognition Award was presented for the first time by the current police chief in recognition of bravery during Hurricane Irma.When the Hurricane Irma was at its worst, six dedicated police officers were at their best. For the first time during the police chief’s tenure, he presented the Special Recognition Award. “This is the highest honor I can bestow on a police officer,” said Pinecrest... Read More »
 
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THE 2018 BUDGET AND TAX REFORM
 
You need to pay attention to what is going on in D.C. With so much focus on the Russian collusion matter, it’s important our citizens stay informed about what’s happening in Congress on the federal budget and tax “reform” issues. As to the proposed Trump budget, if enacted, it will have an impact here in Pinecrest. For example, federal dollars funded Pinecrest’s Safe Routes to School program in 2016 which provided for infrastructure improvements around Palmetto and Pinecrest elementary schools.  With a focus on safety, the project included updating traffic signals to new standards, solar powered pedestrian crossing flashers and pedestrian crossing countdown signals. This program was administered by the Florida Department of Transportation... Read More »
 
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PINECREST LAUNCHES MOBILE PERMITTING PROGRAM
 
The Building and Planning Department provides special assistance to residents with physical limitations who need building and zoning permits for their home improvement projects. Services and types of permits that can be applied for through this program include:
● Tree removal permit
● Garage sale permit
● Minor interior remodeling permit
● Fence permit
● Driveway permit
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