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 >>
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 StinsonMiami-Dade County Public Schools superintendent. Today, the 38-year-old school district bureaucrat is the anointed successor to board member Solomon Stin ... More >>
Michelle Spence-JonesMichelle 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 >>
The leader of a church that's drawn presidential hopefuls and the devout is enveloped in scandal.
Miami-Dade schools superintendent Rudy Crew has made many mistakes. Maybe too many.
More curious characters from the criminal conspiracy at Miami International Airport
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.
Incredibly, the job of one of the county's most successful and vigilant agents is on the line
Where your humble state legislators work hard by day and play hard by night
Numbers never lie, as further examination of Public Health Trust bookkeeping reveals
A tenacious entrepreneur and county commissioners are hung up on the repercussions of a prepaid phone card bid
Who cares if Space 34 is closing? Do you?
How do we loathe Jilda Unruh? Let us count the ways.
Pepe Cancio faced big trouble on his first day as a county commissioner, but no one likes trouble
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.
Activist Inoelia Remy came to Miami to tell the harrowing story of working in the Dominican Republic's cane fields