Sunday, July 25, 2021
FIU Frost Art Museum

FIU’s Frost Museum & Sweewater To Form Partnership


The new partnership is intended to strengthen the academic, social and civic capital of the City of Sweetwater.

Photos: Independence Day Celebrations in Sweetwater

Photos from the yearly July 4th event at Ronselli Park

Orlando Lopez Is New Mayor of Sweetwater

Orlando Lopez wins mayoral election (936 votes) against Deborah Centeno (598 votes) and Douglas Mayorga (145 votes).

Coverage of 2015 Sweetwater Elections

View Election Day Photos and read what of the candidates are planning to do if they win. Follow us on Twitter for live updates

Candidate Analysis: Saul Diaz

Group 7 candidate for City Commissioner shares his response to our candidates questionnaire. We also provide brief analysis on this candidate.
Jose M. Diaz Campaign HQ in 107 Avenue on 5/3/2015

Ousted Sweetwater Mayoral Candidate’s Campaign Creating Voter Confusion

An atmosphere of confusion abounds in Sweetwater mayoral elections as all the signs of an active campaign are still visible to voters
Updated 5/6/15:Diaz admits - View Video
109 tower pool

109 Tower Residents Frustrated With Building Conditions

A filthy pool, elevators that don't work, and problems keeping the building clean are just some of the complaints by tenants at the off-campus housing building that opened in August of last year. Update 5/2: 109 Tower Pool is clean!
sweetwater commissioners gather for a meeting in 2014

The Average Age of a Sweetwater Politician is 63.25 Years Old

Too old to serve? A number of politicians in Sweetwater are past their prime.
Manny Saavedra soccer practice coach

Sweetwater Police Athletic League Opens Youth Soccer Program

Local kids are benefiting from the efforts of the Sweetwater Police Athletic League and the office of Mayor Jose M. Diaz
resident purchases produce at sweetwater community market

Community Market Opens in Sweetwater

Community Market offers vendors a way to connect with residents and create a local economy Organized by founders of Doral Farmers Market Anyone welcome to sell...