Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke assesses the fight for District Five in the City of Miami. Rev. Richard Dunn II and all of Michelle Spence-Jones' haters think ... More >>
That sound dinging across the state this Sunday isn't just the litany of SunPass sensors going off on the Turnpike. It's the fists of outraged drivers pinging off the ceiling. Tolls on all state roads will rise by 25 percent this weekend -- from $1 to $1.25 -- sparking road-fee fury throughout Flori ... More >>
Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness once made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. Up this week, Luke assesses the latest criminal charges against his pal Michelle Spence-Jones and what he would do to fix Overtown and Liber ... More >>
A cool million gets the Julia Tuttle Bridge sex offenders a new home.
Pastor Vincent Spann will save Liberty City's soul one addict at a time if he can stay out of jail.
The Miami International Film Festival may have finally arrived on Hollywood's radar.
Last night, sometime after 6 p.m., Miami City Commissioner Michelle Spence-Jones and more than three dozen of her supporters engaged in a spiritual cleansing inside the New Providence Missionary Baptist Church in Liberty City. In case you are not up to speed, Spence-Jones is facing possible criminal ... More >>
During his 33-year career at the Miami Herald, Tom Fiedler won the Pulitzer Prize for covering an extremist group in Liberty City, took down presidential hopeful Gary Hart, and pissed off Miami's Cuban-American community. On Friday, the McClatchy Co. — the Herald's parent owner — anno ... More >>
Dorrin Rolle’s dedication to his district is in question
Savage words, Haitian rights, suicide notes, and DeFede friends and foes
More curious characters from the criminal conspiracy at Miami International Airport
Scoundrels allegedly gorged themselves on millions stolen from MIA, and now a prominent politician is implicated in the conspiracy
Ever since she hit bottom, Heather Klinker has devoted herself to helping others avoid the fall
There are good reasons to vote August 31, but the county mayor's race isn't one of them. Here are five reasons why.
For more than 100 years, Ebenezer United Methodist Church has survived as a spiritual beacon and social landmark
It was sweet and sour, and above all it was short
Miami's mayoral meltdown has a long and nasty history
Open spaces: check. Sewer runoff: check. Locked gate: check. Yep, this is indeed a Miami park!
Johnny Winton used anti-incumbent backlash, new district boundaries, and plenty of cash to knock off J.L. Plummer
When a gutsy group of homegrown entrepreneurs tried to turn around the black Grove, they failed miserably
A 50-year-old Biscayne Bay institution builds a dock to the 21st Century
Created after the 1980 riots, the Metro Miami Action Plan was supposed to level the playing field for blacks. What happened?
Folks don't know much about school board chairman Solomon Stinson, but they do know this: Don't cross him
Thanks to the Miami Commission, a historic swath of bayfront property is now slated to become luxury townhouses
Xavier Suarez on the campaign trail: A pair of fifteen-dollar shoes and cures for all Miami's ills
When family members or cronies need a job, Dade county politicians drop them off at the airport
One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.
Former Dade politician Darryl Reaves was ready when the call came: The military rulers in Port-au-Prince need your help!
After years of flying first class, politicos and lobbyists are now having their baggage inspected -- by federal agents
The Rev. Clennon King is unique. Period.