• Blogs

    May 20, 2014

    Ruben Ruiz: Miami's Own Food Network Star

    Bobby Flay. Giada De Laurentiis. Guy Fieri. They're just a few of the chefs and hosts that have worked their way into the kitchens of America through their entertaining shows on Food Network. A coveted hosting gig is the aspiration of many young chefs and cooks who dream of being behind the stove ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2013

    Van Dyke's Closing: Lincoln Road Has Become the Luxury Mall It Was Meant To Be

    We all deluded ourselves into thinking that Lincoln Road could become some sort of quirky subversion of the suburban mall shopping experience. That the uniquely Miami culture the strip once exemplified could survive peacefully alongside giant corporations' fast fashion mega-stores. Sure, for a while ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2013

    Steve Berke's Rapping May Be Terrible, But His Skylink Idea Is Great

    There's no soul more blighted in the Miami Beach panorama than a car-locked driver around 9 a.m. at 14th and Alton, who sits behind dozen of cars, wondering just what in God's name is happening at the front of the line to engender such congestion. Worse, there's no clear answer to this question. Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Umami Burger To Open On South Beach

    Umami Burger may not be a familiar name to us here in Miami, but the California chain has been named "Burger of the Year" by GQ magazine. It is also frequented by celebrities and has even been featured on a Saturday Night Live skit.Umami's founder and CEO has been looking into expanding the brand in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2012

    American Burger Closes

    About a month back, Short Order reported on a name and location switcheroo being played out in South Beach. Read Also: American Burger Replaces 8 oz. Burger Bar on Alton; 8 oz. To Open New Lincoln Road Location8 oz. Burger Bar on Alton Road had mysteriously turned into American Burger and the Alton ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    South Beach Will Be a Police State this Weekend: Here's What to Expect

    In a $1.8 million effort to control crowds (and, lets be honest, discourage Urban Beach Week festivities from happening in the future), South Beach will resemble nothing short of a police state this weekend. Though, The Miami Herald's Miami Beach reporter David Smiley tweets that "projected Memorial ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2012

    15 Tip and Tricks For Surviving Miami

    ​By now, you probably know that you can bring wine and get boozy in the grass while watching a free movie with the New World Center wallcasts. And you're also likely aware that -- although it used to be easier -- a determined drunk can definitely get sloshed for free on the Second Saturday Art Wal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2011

    Christmas vs. Hanukkah: Which is the Better Foodie Holiday?

    via SodaHeadFire burns tree. Fire wins?​The other day in a meeting, the Short Order bloggers got into a tizzy about which holiday had the better bites: Christmas, AKA Santa's birthday -- or is it Rudolph's? -- or Hanukkah, the eight days of lights not being turned off or something. This actually g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2011

    Happy Birthday, Mac Klein! Club Deuce Owner Turns 97

    Photo by Liam CrottyDeuce founder Mac Klein.​Whenever we here at Crossfade happen to be awake at 4 a.m. on Monday morning, we slip on a pair of smashed sunglasses, flag a cab, and go grab breakfast -- you know, a couple of shots and a nice cold beer -- at Mac's Club Deuce. It's one of Ameri ... More >>

  • Music

    March 17, 2011
  • News

    January 22, 2009

    Holy Hustler

    Pastor Vincent Spann will save Liberty City's soul one addict at a time — if he can stay out of jail.

  • News

    April 3, 2008

    Arrested Development

    Miami Beach Police just won't let Gregory "Silk" Thomas go straight.

  • News

    February 15, 2007

    The Seminole Sun Sets on Anna Nicole

    The day Anna Nicole Smith's corpse was wheeled from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, tribe members were setting up for their annual powwow.

  • News

    July 14, 2005
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    December 4, 2003

    In the Belly of the Best

    It takes more than hips and bangles to shimmy to the top

  • Music

    October 24, 2002

    Yo Quiero Mi MTV

    To reach Latin American kids, MTV first has to invent Latin America

  • News

    June 20, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of June 20, 2002

    What, is everybody's brother gay?

  • News

    June 13, 2002

    The Heart Goes for a Haircut

    How to be homeless on Miami Beach

  • News

    August 13, 1998

    The Fuss Over the Bus

    In six months of smog-free service, the Beach's ElectroWave shuttle has traveled a rough road

  • Music

    January 2, 1997
  • News

    March 16, 1994

    The Godfather of Reggae

    Clint O'Neil, legendary radio DJ and guardian of Jamaica's musical heritage, stirs it up at 'LRN

  • News

    February 3, 1993

    When the Beach was Hot

    Eisenhower was president, shark-finned Cadillacs ruled the highways, and Miami Beach was the nightlife capital of the Western Hemisphere