Barbara Carey-Shuler

  • News

    March 18, 2010
  • Blogs

    March 16, 2010

    Rebuild Liberty City and Overtown Instead of Tearing Down City Commissioners

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2009

    Solomon Stinson and Miami-Dade Public Schools Top Brass Back Ronda Vangates

    Ronda Vangates was once caught up in one of the worst scandals of Rudy Crew's tenure as Ronda Vangates is Ready to Take Over For Solomon Stinson​Miami-Dade County Public Schools superintendent. Today, the 38-year-old school district bureaucrat is the anointed successor to board member Solomon Stin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Michelle Spence-Jones Knuckles Up

    Michelle Spence-Jones​Michelle Spence-Jones, wearing a red-and-black dress, black stockings and no shoes, stood in the middle of her Liberty City home's wood-floored living room.It was close to 1 p.m. this past Friday the 13th. Fourteen friends and family members gathered around her and listened r ... More >>

  • News

    August 13, 2009

    In the Name of the King

    The leader of a church that's drawn presidential hopefuls and the devout is enveloped in scandal.

  • News

    August 2, 2007

    Bad Apple

    Miami-Dade schools superintendent Rudy Crew has made many mistakes. Maybe too many.

  • News

    November 3, 2005
  • News

    March 24, 2005

    A Feast of Thieves, Part 2

    More curious characters from the criminal conspiracy at Miami International Airport

  • News

    September 23, 2004

    Rage Against the Machines

    Like a modern version of Fritz Lang's Metropolis, well-meaning people battle corrupt mechanisms only to discover that the true enemies of democracy are human.

  • News

    July 29, 2004

    Inspector Imperiled

    Incredibly, the job of one of the county's most successful and vigilant agents is on the line

  • News

    April 22, 2004

    Welcome to Fabulous Tallahassee

    Where your humble state legislators work hard by day and play hard by night

  • News

    January 29, 2004

    An Embarrassment of Audits

    Numbers never lie, as further examination of Public Health Trust bookkeeping reveals

  • News

    January 15, 2004

    A Deal to Dial For

    A tenacious entrepreneur and county commissioners are hung up on the repercussions of a prepaid phone card bid

  • Music

    October 16, 2003

    Here Today, Gone Today

    Who cares if Space 34 is closing? Do you?

  • News

    September 12, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of September 12, 2002

    How do we loathe Jilda Unruh? Let us count the ways.

  • News

    May 23, 2002

    The Hot Seat

    Pepe Cancio faced big trouble on his first day as a county commissioner, but no one likes trouble

  • News

    August 30, 2001

    Digital Intrigue

    Did Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver deceive commissioners in an effort to steer a lucrative software contract to a friend? The friend says no. Shiver isn't talking.

  • News

    March 18, 1999

    The Bitterness of Sugar

    Activist Inoelia Remy came to Miami to tell the harrowing story of working in the Dominican Republic's cane fields