1 day ago | Media Watch
Yes, there is already Facebook,Twitter Instagram, and Tumblr. But two local recent college grads have brought another social network into the world: SLFY, a free app that's restricted to university students and meant to facilitate interaction acro...
2 days ago | Environmental
There's no better real estate in Miami than the 30 acres of downtown waterfront space just south of the Pérez Art Museum Miami. But in its current iteration, the rectangular block known as Museum Park is pretty much a waste — an exposed, feature-l...
5 days ago | Traffic
One night in late June, Gus Kalogeras, a retired St. Thomas University dean, was driving south on U.S. 1 back to his home in Sunny Isles Beach. Just past Aventura Mall, he turned left on a yellow that quickly switched to red. A couple of we...
8 days ago | Environmental
Have you walked outside lately? Like, anytime in the last four months? Miami's been pretty damned hot. In fact, a University of Miami scientist says, it's been the hottest year to date in recorded history. Brian McNoldy, a senior resear...
9 days ago | Environmental
Any guess where Florida's largest flock of sheep lives? Quite possibly right in the middle of Miami Beach, inside a nondescript Mt. Sinai research building just off the Julia Tuttle Causeway. Unlike their rural cousins, these fluffy animals,...
11 days ago | Longform
On a rainy Thursday morning in August, Tangela Sears parks her Mitsubishi SUV in front of a small yellow house on a quiet street in Liberty City. Her grandfather bought the home about six decades ago. Sears was raised there. She raised her own son...