1 year ago | Longform
The bulldozers were the worst. The noise and dust bothered the residents of Little Farm Trailer Park — a 15-acre low-income community just off Biscayne Boulevard in El Portal — and so did the newly vacant lots. They were a stark reminder of the fa...
1 year ago | Environmental
Last weekend, a horrified visitor from Michigan filmed as Miami Beach garbage crews trashed hundreds of unopened gallons of water left over after the Miami Marathon. The man couldn't help but think of the lead water crisis in Flint back ...
2 years ago | Environmental
On Sunday thousands of runners lined up early in the morning at American Airlines Arena for The Miami Marathon. They ran across the MacArthur Causeway, then did a loop around South Beach, then ran back across the causeway and all the way south to ...
2 years ago | News
Around 2 p.m. December 8, Jesús María Villalobos, a 16-year-old with a big frame and a bigger smile, pulled on his headphones and left his room in Delray Beach for a nearby gym. He walked north along the train tracks until he was near the intersec...
2 years ago | Crime
Last Thursday the Marathon High School boys' soccer team traveled down to Miami to play at Miami Christian. It was a close game, with a lot of penalties—the refs dished out maybe 10 yellow cards—but by the final minutes Marathon was up 2-1. ...
Royal Caribbean Staffer Says Co-Worker Sexually Assaulted Her on High Seas, Company Did Nothing to Help2 years ago | Crime
"Mary" grew up in Ontario. She was a competitive swimmer and a violinist, and was always fascinated by cruise ships — whenever she passed a travel agency, she told New Times, she would run and pull out the cruise brochures, transfixed. Mary says t...