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Riptide 2.0
3:05 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
305 Photo of the Day: Sip, Sip Today's photo comes from BlueSkyzMedia's Flickr. If you'd like to see your photo here join our Flickr group. Follow Miami New Times on Facebook and Twitter @MiamiNewTimes. ... More >>
Cultist
1:19 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Drive-in Entrepreneur Josh Frank Wrote a Book About Porn with Pixies' Frontman Black Francis Thank the gods for people like Josh Frank. Blue Starlite drive-in owner is one of those creative types constantly making cool shit for us schlubby consumers to sit back and enjoy. Writer, direc... More >>
Crossfade
1:00 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
4/20: How to Celebrate Like a Famous Rapper 4/20 is more than just a holiday. It's a lifestyle, man. A secret understanding between stoners. An unspoken code of conduct. It's an agreement. 4/20 is the definitive term of cannabis culture,... More >>
Short Order
12:41 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami Rum Renaissance Festival and Miami Cocktail Week: Win VIP Tickets Hold on to your liver, mateys. The Miami Rum Renaissance Festival returns to the Doubletree Hotel Miami Airport Convention Center April 25 to 27 (Friday, April 25 is open to trade only). Over ... More >>
Crossfade
12:15 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Coachella 2014: Ten Signs You're Too Old for This Shit Age, of course, is a state of mind. But it's easy to feel like you've aged 30 years after three busy days at Coachella. Whether you've gone to the festival since the first year in 1999 or ju... More >>
Riptide 2.0
12:06 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami Architect Sweetened Job Listing for Colorado Office with Promise of Legal Pot Max Strang is one of Miami's leading young architects. He's best known for his mid-century modern homes, and operates out of a Coconut Grove office. Though, his firm also keeps a satellite branch... More >>
Riptide 2.0
12:00 pm
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Sorry Florida, Stuffed Baby Alligators In Odd Poses Are About To Become Illegal Looking for a nice stuffed baby alligator posed so it looks like it's waving hello for your living room or bedside table? Better act fast. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission ... More >>
Cultist
11:20 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Hide Your Smiling Faces Director on Adapting Childhood Memories, Kickstarter, and De Niro It's rare that a first-time feature director can make as competent a film as Brooklyn-based Daniel Patrick Carbone with Hide Your Smiling Faces. New York Times critic Stephen Holden compared h... More >>
Crossfade
11:00 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami's Space Tapes Record Label Launches: "We Want Different, Cool, Creative" Miami's newest record label, Space Tapes, is set to launch. Founded by three of the creative minds -- David Sinopoli, Jason Odio, and N.E.R.D.'s Shay Haley -- behind many of the Miami music sc... More >>
Riptide 2.0
10:37 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Ultra Music Festival Hires Miami Beach Police Chief As Its New Security Director Ultra Music Festival has announced that its new security director will be none other than current Miami Beach police chief Ray Martinez. The move makes sense. Martinez already announced that he... More >>
Short Order
10:20 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami's Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Easter, Passover, 4/20 This weekend packs a lot of punch in the holiday department. First off, Good Friday is today, and if you're planning on having a fish dish, we've got you covered. Of course, Passover continues ... More >>
Riptide 2.0
10:02 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Rick Scott Let Florida Ask Him Questions on Facebook and Things Got Weird Around 6 p.m. last night, Gov. Rick Scott took off his jacket, perched onto an uncomfortable folding chair in an empty room and flipped open his Macbook to have a reasonable Facebook question-an... More >>
Short Order
9:03 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Yard House Is the Perfect Bar for Vegans Just because you don't eat animal products anymore doesn't necessarily mean you want to forego the bar scene. After all, where else are you going to meet the Jay-Z to your Beyoncé? But hanging at... More >>
Crossfade
9:00 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami's Ten Best Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend Congratulations, you made it through all the deadlines, meetings, and endless phone calls of the week! As a reward for being such a dedicated worker, you deserve to spend the two days jamming... More >>
Short Order
8:56 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Wine By the Bay in Downtown Miami: Taste Wines From Around the World It's hard to capture Stefano Campanini's attention for more than a couple minutes. As owner of Downtown Miami's Wine By the Bay, he has a passion for the product and a charming Italian demeanor t... More >>
Short Order
8:40 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Make Eating House's Cap'n Crunch Pancakes at Home (Recipe) This Sunday, while a good portion of the world celebrates Easter, a growing number of people will embrace a different holiday: 4/20. On this auspicious holiday, people who embrace pot (or at le... More >>
Cultist
8:30 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
X-Rated Run Rebrands, Keeps All the Balls and Whistles Sometimes, it ain't easy being sexy. In October, organizers from the first-ever adult-themed mud run announced it would switch locations from central Florida to Virginia Key. Now, the event is twe... More >>
Riptide 2.0
8:00 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
Miami Heat's Ten Most Dramatic Playoff Moments The NBA Playoffs begin Sunday for the Miami Heat against the Charlotte Bobcats, and lord knows it's not their first time at the dance. It will be the team's 18th appearance in their relatively you... More >>
Cultist
7:30 am
Apr. 18, 2014
Miami News
The Ten Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend It's a holiday weekend, and actually, we mean that in more ways than one. A lot of people will be heading to church Sunday morning. Meanwhile, a lot of people will be higher than they've been al... More >>
Cultist
6:08 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Genius and Castro Buddy, Dead at 87 The greatest South American writer, the man who popularized magic realism and turned journalism into dream-like fiction, is dead. Gabriel Garcia Marquez was 87 years old. He wrote perhaps the g... More >>
Riptide 2.0
5:58 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Miami's Jewish Congregations Disturbed By Ukraine's "Jewish Registration" Letters Miami Beach became one of the Jewish capitals of America thanks in part to the mass immigration fleeing anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe under the Nazis. So it's no surprise that when news broke e... More >>
Riptide 2.0
4:02 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Florida's DUI Offenders Could Face Daily Breath Tests If you've collected two or more DUIs in Florida, a judge can force you to install an interlock device in your car. The device requires you to blow into it before you can start your car. If it det... More >>
Riptide 2.0
3:05 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
305 Photo of the Day: Orange Skies Today's photo comes from SoStreetsAhead's Flickr. If you'd like to see your photo here join our Flickr group. Follow Miami New Times on Facebook and Twitter @MiamiNewTimes. ... More >>
Cultist
1:45 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Transcendence Director Wally Pfister Doesn't Want Immortality (Neither Does Johnny Depp) When Wally Pfister won an Oscar for Inception, his sixth film with Christopher Nolan, he went home and put the statuette on his mantel. "And then it moved to the corner, and then my office, and t... More >>
Cultist
1:04 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
FIU Professor Judged 2014 Poetry Pulitzer, Believes Miami Is Next Great Literary City The Pulitzer Prize is one of those real-deal brass ring honors in the literary world. Writers dream of it from the moment they first pick up the pen, to the last drop of ink they drain. The awar... More >>
Crossfade
1:00 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Miami's 4/20 Party Guide Roll a blunt, light it up, take a puff, and pass it down. It's 4/20, man. And in honor of the national weed holiday, we here at Crossfade have provided you with the best places to go and smok... More >>
Short Order
12:16 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Chill-N Keeps Things Cool in Pinecrest with Liquid Nitrogen Ice Cream Chuck Woodward is still a student at UM finishing up his master's in finance. He also happens to be the cool co-owner of Chill-N, a unique ice cream concept off-the-beaten path in Pinecrest. He ... More >>
Cultist
12:03 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
The Ten Things You Need To Know About the NBA Playoffs as a Miami Heat Fan The NBA Playoffs start Saturday, and it could not come soon enough. This year, the Miami Heat, and the three superstars the team is built around, go for their fourth NBA Finals in a row and a p... More >>
Crossfade
12:00 pm
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
The Sounds - Grand Central, Miami The Sounds With Blondfire and Ghost Beach Grand Central Wednesday, April 16, 2014 Bringing the spirit of rock 'n' roll to the stage is easier said than done. For a band like The Sounds, howe... More >>
Short Order
11:02 am
Apr. 17, 2014
Miami News
Dewey LoSasso on AQ by Acqualina: "Right Now, I'm Doing Some Research" When Dewey LoSasso was named Acqualina's executive chef in December 2013, he was taking time to get the feel of the resort before making major changes to the menus. He told Short Order: "Right n... More >>

From the Print Edition

Spy Bob Levinson Vanished in Iran Spy Bob Levinson Vanished in Iran

Inside the Colonial-style monolith that houses Beggs & Lane, Pensacola's oldest law firm, sits Sonya Dobbs, a thin-lipped paralegal from Birmingham, Alabama, with a button nose and long black hair.… More >>

Miami Firm's Venezuelan Security Expert Accused of Terrorism Miami Firm's Venezuelan Security Expert Accused of Terrorism

The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling. Black smoke belched into… More >>

Al Sharpton: The Greatest Snitch

No one should be surprised that Al Sharpton was a snitch for the federal government. Last week, the Smoking Gun unearthed damning evidence of the reverend's role as a mob… More >>

Miami's Trolley System Overlooks the Needs of the Visually Impaired

When the City of Miami unveiled its highly anticipated trolley system two years ago this month, city officials were clearly satisfied with themselves. Mayor Tomás Regalado — who had championed… More >>

Miami-Dade Staffers Flew to Italy During Budget Crisis, Ex-Librarian Says

Like most librarians in Miami-Dade County, Julio Granda Jr. was worried about the financial future of his institution. Under County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the system had lost $30 million in… More >>

Uber Car Service App Versus Miami Taxis

Last month, Ashton Kutcher made an unplanned cameo during a Florida Senate Transportation Committee meeting, when lobbyists played a clip of the Two and Half Men star and Uber investor… More >>

Reader Mail: Keep Ultra in Downtown Miami

Toxic Parks Public misled: Your piece about a long-gone incinerator in Coconut Grove still potentially endangering residents ("Ashes to Ashes," David Villano, April 10) was very interesting. I'm sure in the… More >>

Old Incinerator and New Cancer in Coconut Grove Old Incinerator and New Cancer in Coconut Grove

On the days when the municipal trash incinerator known as Old Smokey fired up its furnace, Delphine Bennett could sit on the porch of her shotgun-style house and watch the… More >>

Will Miami Bend It for Beckham?

In Miami, having a celebrity as a frontman practically guarantees politicians will approve a public boondoggle. Indeed, it seems Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez is ready to hand over prime waterfront… More >>

Defending Ultra: Keep the Festival Downtown

Is everyone done with the pearl clutching about Ultra Music Festival? We get it: EDM is Satan in musical form. And if you'd believe Mayor Tomás Regalado and City Commissioner… More >>

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