1 day 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...
4 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...
5 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,...
7 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...
11 days ago | Bikes
It's that time again — the last Friday of the month. Time for Critical Mass. And tonight the massive group bicycle ride heads north. Like, way north. After starting downtown, the ride heads west, along Flagler Avenue. At Northwest 22nd Avenue, in ...
12 days ago | Crime
Around 5:30 in the morning on August 18, a young woman sleeping inside her home on Byron Avenue, in North Beach, was woken up by an intruder who had entered her bedroom. The woman didn't know the man, but he seemed to know her, calling her by her ...