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Tuesday, Aug 19, 2014 at 08:32 AM EDT
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By Brian Hamacher

Back 2 School Pics

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Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 06:35 PM EDT

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

South Florida Kids Head Back to School

Almost flawless is how Broward County Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie described the first day back at school for thousands of students.

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014 at 06:36 PM EDT

Free Event Helps Hundreds of Low-Income School Children

Free Event Helps Hundreds of Low-Income School Children

Free uniforms, shoes, accessories and even haircuts were provided at this 2-day back to school event.

Monday, Aug 18, 2014 at 01:06 PM EDT

Pouting Pet? He May Have the Back-to-School Blues

Pouting Pet? He May Have the Back-to-School Blues

As South Florida families start turning their attention towards sending the kids back to school, the bustle may be a source of anxiety for our pets.

Friday, Aug 15, 2014 at 07:57 AM EDT

Miami-Dade, Broward Rolling Out Eco-Friendly School Buses

Miami-Dade, Broward Rolling Out Eco-Friendly School Buses

Just in time for the start of school, Broward and Miami-Dade are rolling out new eco-friendly school buses.

Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 07:44 PM EDT

Carvalho Tests School Buses

Carvalho Tests School Buses

Miami-Dade Superintendent Alberto Carvalho took test rides on school buses in preparation for the new school year. NBC 6's Bobby Brooks reports.

Friday, Aug 8, 2014 at 09:27 PM EDT

Carvalho Addresses Border Immigrant Crisis

Carvalho Addresses Border Immigrant Crisis

Miami-Dade County Superintendent Alberto Carvalho gave an impassioned speech Friday that addressed both the opening of the school year, but also the immigration crisis along the nation’s southwest border.

Friday, Jul 18, 2014 at 12:25 PM EDT

Ft Lauderdale Fire Rescue School Supply Drive

Ft Lauderdale Fire Rescue School Supply Drive

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue is holding a Back to School drive to benefit Kids in Distress.

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 07:00 PM EDT

Florida's 3-Day Back to School Sales Tax Holiday Starts

Florida's 3-Day Back to School Sales Tax Holiday Starts

Florida's back-to-school sales tax holiday is underway at malls and shops across the state.

Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 01:20 PM EDT

Elementary and Middle School Grades Released by State

Elementary and Middle School Grades Released by State

The Florida Department of Education released grades for elementary and middle schools Friday.

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