Tim Elfrink is an investigative reporter and the managing editor of Miami New Times. He's won the George Polk Award and was a finalist for the Goldsmith Prize for Investigative Reporting.
After Judge Concludes Doughnut-Obsessed GOP Governor Candidate Groped Aide, Tried to Trade Sex for Votes, He Resigns UPDATED27 days ago | Media Watch
It was early morning in the Florida Capitol, and Sen. Jack Latvala — among the most powerful men in the Senate — was furious. He wanted doughnuts, and there were no doughnuts to be found. He was so angry he berated a junior staffer for the Senate ...
28 days ago | Flotsam
The concept of Christmas is strange in Miami. Children are fed baffling images of a heavily clothed, bearded man pulling large deer-like creatures through some sort of white substance on the ground while listening to hours of music celebrating mys...
Will Marco Rubio Vote to Cut Millionaires' Taxes After GOP Gives Him a Big Ol' Middle Finger? UPDATED1 month ago | Politics
Sen. Marco Rubio has gleefully pushed the GOP tax bill even though analysts say it will do nothing for Miami's middle and working classes while giving huge tax breaks to millionaires in Brickell. But Rubio has tried to put some gloss on that pluto...
1 month ago | Columns
Miami's Knight Foundation has millions of dollars at its disposal, a holdover from its eponymous family's former media empire (which included the Miami Herald during its glory days). Now a sizable piece of that money is devoted to "advancing journ...
1 month ago | Celebrities
Comedian Hannibal Buress has made Wynwood something of a second home in recent years, regularly showing up for surprise shows at Gramps when he's not filming Broad City or the Eric Andre Show. It's not clear exactly what he was doing in Miami last...
1 month ago | Art Basel Miami Beach
Wherever he's brought his giant inflatable caricature of Donald Trump as a snaggle-toothed rat, John Post Lee has been amazed by the response from others horrified by the regime. But when he started calling around and looking for a place to s...