At Miami-Dade County's Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, the answer would be No
Steve Shiver may not be familiar with the subject, but that's about to change
Gary Dellapa's retirement from MIA comes not a moment too soon
A Prayer for Natacha
Despite skyrocketing demand, Miami-Dade is shutting down its only public detox center
After more than a year, Commissioner James Burke may finally learn what lies ahead: Prosecution or exoneration
There was Cuban music at Midem's inaugural Miami music conference, but not much -- and maybe never again
Citing a flood of red ink, officials drew a bead on Dade's only public gun range. Now shooting enthusiasts hope to overturn the death sentence.
Investors say David Graham used this marina as collateral for a money-making scheme. Too bad it belongs to Dade County
Some say Miami Beach's Jose Garca-Pedrosa is a strong city manager. Others tend to employ more colorful language.
When family members or cronies need a job, Dade county politicians drop them off at the airport
So what if County Manager Armando Vidal enjoys free rounds of golf? And so what if his golfing sponsors keep money they owe the county?
Howard Gary discusses OPERATION GREENPALM, the ambitious corruption investigation rattled by mismanagement and blown apart by astonishing leaks of secret information
Metrobus is Dade's most effective public transportation. But when it comes to funding, the bus system and its patrons always get taken for a ride.
If racial strife and political bickering were crimes, the entire staff of Dade County's corrections department would be locked up
The City of Miami's upstanding leadership had a swell time at a swanky centennial party. Who paid? You did, of course.
Homestead Air Force Base: Hundreds of millions of dollars. An arrogant developer. Nine compliant politicians. A vote taken so late at night you never knew what hit you.
A veritable deluge of responses to our competition yields a new moniker -- and a poem, too
County honchos are having second thoughts about the unwieldy handle they attached to Homestead's new racetrack
The most lucrative contract in the history of Miami International Airport is about to be awarded to one lucky company
Venetian Islands residents complain that the county has sent their causeway on the road to ruin
One thing is clear: Some county commissioners broke the law last December. Another thing isn't so clear: Will they ever be punished?
Joaquin Avino's new employer got a piece of the Performing Arts Center contract, but Avi*o had nothing to do with it
The last of the FEMA trailer occupants are now rehoused. The question is: For how long?
One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.