Well, consider this a win in the battle against using public money to pay for professional sports facilities. The Associated Press reports that Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has dropped his pu... More >>
Calle Ocho. The only time of the year when all of Miami's papi chulos y chongas interesting characters (two million, to be exact) gather en masse along a 19-block stretch in the heart of Littl... More >>
The popularity of public transit in Miami-Dade still lags behind several comparable counties, but Miami-Dade Transit saw a healthy bump in ridership in 2013, according to a new report from Americ... More >>
As Ray LaMontagne (sorta) sings on his latest single, Supernova: "I want you to be my gu-e-e-est."
After four years, the notoriously soft-spoken, extraordinarily private singer-songwriter and ... More >>
No Hollywood director could get away with pushing the limits of awkward pubescent sexuality quite like Mexican filmmaker Fernando Eimbcke in his latest film, Club Sandwich. Eimbcke goes places ... More >>
The Cadillac Championship and PGA Tour brought an influx of tourists to watch the world's best in golf play this past week. It didn't even matter whether you were a fan of golf or understand the... More >>
Friends of Israel "Reefa" Hernandez gathered this morning outside the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office to demand the arrest of the cop who killed the teenager.
Armed with an autopsy report co... More >>
It's a twisted Florida version of Romeo and Juliet. Except it's the parents who (almost) ended up dead instead of the young lovers.
A 13-year-old girl and her 15-year-old boyfriend near Ocala co... More >>
This past weekend, Cultist stopped by the World Cat Congress at the Miami Airport Convention Center -- because duh. We weren't about to miss the largest gathering of cat and cat-people, especiall... More >>
With the weather in the mid-70's and blue skies, you couldn't have asked for a better day in which to drink beer and enjoy music with friends. Coconut Grove's Peacock Park was the setting for Sp... More >>
Perhaps the only thing more deplorably than holding up a Boy Scout trying to raise funds for his troop at gunpoint is doing the same to a Girl Scout, but then at least you'd get some Thin Mints an... More >>
Spring Training has barely started and already the Miami Marlins are the punchline of Major League Baseball. The team raised some eyebrows last week when word leaked that team executives were furi... More >>
Though seemingly far from over, John Turturro's career received a crowning award from the Miami International Film Festival Sunday night. The beloved character actor and director arrived in Miam... More >>
Need a dose of that old-school vibe for your rap track? Well, R&B singer Anthony Hamilton provides a fine, cost-effective alternative to pricey soul samples.
"A lot of people want that old sou... More >>
Before there was Grumpy Cat, or Nyan Cat, or Lil Bub, there was Cherry Pop.
A sweet, fluffy purebred Persian cat, Cherry Pop was the apple of her owner's eye. Her owners also happened to be fil... More >>
At the University of Central Florida, Jah Reid terrorized defensive lineman with his 6'7" frame and 335 pounds of muscle.
Police say Reid put that size advantage to another use this weekend at ... More >>
Lord Jamar is a Five-Percent Nation hip-hop originator who is not afraid to crack on Kanye for his skirt, rip on Macklemore for his skin, or tell off anybody who he feels is forsaking the sacred... More >>
Earning the title of Florida's most corrupt city is no easy job. Dade County's mayoral elite have certainly done their best to make a bid for the plaudits this past year, from Sweetwater's bribe-... More >>
In addition to large amounts of cash and the last vestiges of our dignity, we lost an hour this weekend. Seriously, 2014 called and it's so over Daylight Saving Time.
Since 60 minutes of your lif... More >>
The evening was sliding toward midnight, but the students were still hanging out. It was February 9, 2013, and the five members of Florida International University's Muslim Student Association had... More >>
Simply watching Carla Pellegrino can be exhausting. Although diminutive, Pellegrino is nothing less than a force of nature.
A second after meeting, she asks if we've seen her dining room yet.... More >>
Snow cones, popcorn, cotton candy, pin-up models and beer: it sounds like a fun-filled family afternoon at the circus, but it's really the Lagunitas Sessions event by Lagunitas Brewing Company at... More >>
By now you've surely heard about Chef, the movie that follows the life of chef Carl Casper (portrayed by Jon Favreau), who quits his job at a tony Los Angeles restaurant to find love and redempt... More >>
Wynwood Brewing Company, Miami's first craft production microbrewery, has been years in the making. After two years of heavy anticipation, their taproom opened in October of last year. A grand op... More >>
Daddy Yankee is more than just a shade-bearing reggeatonero with a passion for mujeres Latinas ... The Puerto Rican papi runs a frickin' empire.
The Big Boss is head of El Cartel Records. He p... More >>
Shelley Novak's annual Drag Queen Awards are turning 21, and you know what that means. It's going to be a shit-show like you've never seen.
"I've got Juliesy y Karla cohosting, along with my usua... More >>
Ten years into its run, there's no denying the indelible mark that's been made by Damian Lazarus' Crosstown Rebels label on electronic dance music.
In a way, a spot on the label's roster has b... More >>
Feeling cheesy this weekend? You're in luck, because tomorrow is the "Crack Heard Around the World." Last year, Whole Foods set a Guinness World Record title for the most wheels simultaneously cr... More >>
There's more to the Everglades than monstrous bugs, swampy terrain, and toothy alligators. Opening Saturday, March 8, Locust Projects presents new works by Miami-based artists Christy Gast and Fe... More >>
Inside the jam-packed arena, thousands held their breath and waited to learn the identity of the shadowy "Investor." In Total Nonstop Action Wrestling's twisting narrative, the mysterious character had been… More >>
The confetti wafted onto his impossibly square shoulders. The Nashville audience stood and roared. Then a medal on a royal-blue ribbon was draped around Miami-Dade schools superintendent Alberto Carvalho's neck.… More >>
Us against them: Uncle Luke is right to slam Miami-Dade Commissioner Javier Souto for giving Cubans too much credit for building the Magic City ("Last Gasp," Luther Campbell, February… More >>
Miami-Dade Commissioner Javier Souto tried to persuade his colleagues to derail an airport development project last week. The reason: The firm involved has business ties to Cuba.
But the Bay of… More >>