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1998 Stories by Kathy Glasgow

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  • Street Sweepers

    published December 24, 1998

    Tonight's waning half-moon doesn't soften the darkness enveloping the warehouses and abandoned factories in Allapattah's produce district. This... More >>

  • Requiem for a Heavyweight

    published December 10, 1998

    Chris Dundee's death on November 16 was not a surprise, but it was an event that his family, friends, and admirers fervently wished could have... More >>

  • The Catalyst

    published November 5, 1998

    There's something about a photograph taken last year in Washington, D.C., that recalls images from the civil rights movement of the Fifties and... More >>

  • Miami Voice, Part 2

    published November 5, 1998

    This past September Florida International University's International Media Center issued a rather critical evaluation of the programming at Radio... More >>

  • Miami Voice

    published October 22, 1998

    It's in. The first independent study of Radio Marti programming since a new director started revamping the place about eighteen months ago. And... More >>

  • The Battle of East Eighth Street

    published October 15, 1998

    Used-car salesmen are not among the world's best-loved professionals. But employees of Anthony Auto Sales, a small dealership on Le Jeune Road and... More >>

  • The Smuggler as Savior

    published September 17, 1998

    Night and day a tall white candle flickers like a holy flame on top of the big television and VCR in Maria Gonzalez's den. A black doll in a lacy... More >>

  • Furious George

    published September 17, 1998

    Coral Gables photographer George Alexander is out of town. His attorney says he's probably on one of his regular photography expeditions to other... More >>

  • Home Sweet Homeless

    published July 23, 1998

    The dove-gray Sugar Hill housing complex on NW Fourteenth Court is bordered by tall metal fences. A security guard watches over it 24 hours a day.... More >>

  • Radio Free Miami

    published June 4, 1998

    No one expected that Radio Marti's relocation to Miami from Washington would go smoothly. Since its creation in 1983, the short-wave station,... More >>

  • Fall from Grace

    published April 30, 1998

    The morning of Tuesday, January 20, began routinely enough at Health Crisis Network, South Florida's largest AIDS service agency. If anything, the... More >>

  • Machine Gunners Are People Too

    published April 2, 1998

    A ruddy-faced man in jeans, polo shirt, baseball cap, and padded ear protectors carries a thick-barrel assault rifle to a field bordered by trees,... More >>

  • La Vida Dura

    published March 12, 1998

    Sonia Gonzalez leads her three-year-old daughter down an unlighted flight of wooden stairs and out the front door of their apartment building into... More >>

  • The Great Barrier Beef

    published March 12, 1998

    It's the barricade from hell: a berm of earth stretching across NE Seventh Avenue at 80th Street, framed by freshly poured concrete curbs and... More >>

  • Lord of the Ring

    published January 15, 1998

    Back when he was a boxing promoter in the early Eighties, Hank Kaplan used to drive to trainer Caron Gonzalez's cramped garage gym in Allapattah... More >>

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