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Driver dies after truck crashes into building at North Perry Airport - A man was killed when his pickup truck ran off the road and crashed into a building at North Perry Airport on Wednesday, Pembroke Pines Police said. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Volunteers needed for summer camps - Pembroke Pines residents and students who go to the city's schools are invited to volunteer at one of the city's four themed summer camps. Volunteers are needed from June 9 through Aug. 15 and must be at least 15 years old and have completed the ninth grade by Sept. 1. The camps are: Special Population Camp: Volunteer to work with individuals with disabilities. The goal is to provide quality ... - Tue, 22 Apr 2014

Girls water polo: Pembroke Pines Charter ends Sebastian River's run - Sydney Turner had nine blocks and Allison Fahie had three blocks for the Sharks. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Pines won't rehire retired firefighters - Pembroke Pines has promised its fire union it will no longer rehire retired firefighters who are getting a pension, effectively banning a practice the union calls a form of double dipping. - Sat, 19 Apr 2014

CBS4 Exclusive: Nurse Accused Of Neglect - A mental health technician is facing elderly neglect charges after Pembroke Pines Police say she disobeyed a supervisor's order and closed a mentally ill man in a room by himself and refused to help him when he tried to get out. - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

1 dead after truck crashes into Pembroke Pines building - A man is dead after crashing into a building near North Perry Airport in Pembroke Pines. The crash happened around 3 p.m. Wednesday at a building at 7491 Pembroke Road. Police said a man driving a red, two-door Ford pickup truck veered off the road and struck the building. The man, who has not been identified, died at the scene. No other details were immediately released. - Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Pembroke Pines Promises Not To Rehire Firefighters With Pensions - No more double dipping for firefighters in Pembroke Pines. The city has promised its fire union that they would no longer hire retired firefighters who are getting a pension. - Sun, 20 Apr 2014

Pines man accused of sexually battering girl, 10 - A Pembroke Pines man is being held without bond after being accused of sexually battering a 10-year-old girl. - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Firefighters end 'double-dipping' in Pembroke Pines - Pembroke Pines City Commission voted to approve an agreement with its fire department to ban double-dipping, the practice of employees retiring to collect a pension only to be rehired with a new salary. - Thu, 10 Apr 2014

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Girls water polo: Pembroke Pines Charter ends Sebastian River's run - TCPalm - The Sebastian River High School girls water polo team's inaugural season came to an end Wednesday in West Palm Beach. The Sharks lost to Pembroke Pines Charter 13-3 in a first-round play-in game at Lake Lytal Aquatics in West Palm Beach. Micaela ... - Thu, 24 Apr 2014

Teenage boy wounded in Pembroke Pines shooting - Sun-Sentinel - A teenage boy was wounded in a shooting that happened Saturday afternoon at an apartment complex, according to Pembroke Pines police. The teen was taken to a hospital after he was shot about 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Pembroke Cove, a gated community ...Teen struck by bullet in Pembroke Pines - Local 10 - Sat, 12 Apr 2014

Pembroke Pines Commissioners Approve Domestic Partnership Benefits - New Times Broward-Palm Beach (blog) - It looks like Pembroke Pines is joining the likes of Palm Beach and Boca Raton in offering domestic partner benefits for its gay employees. After an independent firm's cost/benefits numbers were heard, the city's five commissioners unanimously agreed ...Workers injured in Boca Raton deck collapse - wflx - Mon, 21 Apr 2014

Pembroke Pines Charter beats Cooper City, wins District 12 boys' water polo ... - MiamiHerald.com - Noah Hernandez snapped his arm like a snake striking its prey, scoring at the buzzer and piling on Cooper City in Pines Charter's 13-9 win Tuesday in the District 12 boys' water polo championship. The Jaguars swept both the boys and girls district ... - Wed, 16 Apr 2014

Masked attacker punches, robs restaurant manager in Pembroke Pines - Sun-Sentinel - A masked attacker crept up behind a manager seated in a restaurant office, then punched him in the head and robbed him at gunpoint, Pembroke Pines police say. The robbery happened March 29 at Burger and Beer Joint at 11025 Pines Blvd. The robber got ... - Wed, 09 Apr 2014

Man accused of jumping on car in Pembroke Pines - Sun-Sentinel - A man was taken to the hospital for a psychological evaluation Thursday after he jumped on a car on Interstate 75 while armed with a knife, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. "We received a report of a guy walking in the lanes of the interstate ... - Fri, 18 Apr 2014

Girl, 6, witnessed mother's slaying in Pembroke Pines, warrant says - Sun-Sentinel - PEMBROKE PINES — Friends and relatives of Anuska Monique Dillon said they did not see the violence coming. But on the night Dillon was gunned down, her 6-year-old daughter saw it all. "Clif shot my mommy," the terrified girl told a neighbor ... - Sun, 06 Apr 2014

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