Ben Kuehne

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2012

    Former North Miami Beach Mayor Myron Rosner Charged With Grand Theft

    During Myron Rosner's tumultuous reign as mayor of North Miami Beach, he weathered accusations that he retaliated against a local blogger, broke ethics rules, bent city regulations to work on his house, and violated campaign finance laws. Now that he's out of office, Rosner's luck is up. Prosec ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Terence Pinder, Former Opa-locka Politico, Beats One Criminal Case, Two More To Go

    Terence PinderAn Opa-locka official booted from office six years ago won't be prosecuted for the crimes that got him thrown out in the first place. Banana Republican has learned that the Miami-Dade State Attorney's Office has quietly dropped multiple grand theft and official misconduct felony charge ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Corina Esquijarosa Resigns As North Bay Village Mayor

    ​The North Bay Village mayor is throwing in the towel. Corina Esquijarosa resigned today, leaving office one year after winning a close election. Her decision comes on the heels of a successful petition drive to hold a recall election against her and a criminal probe into her falsely claiming a ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    Spence-Jones to Guv: See You In Court

    After today's executive order suspending her again, the next big date in the Michelle Spence-Jones saga is Tuesday afternoon.  Erik MazaSpence-Jones at a victory rally after being re-elected as District 5 commissioner. ​Earlier this week, Spence-Jones' attorneys asked a Miami-Dade judge for a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 8, 2008

    Weekly News Wrap - Super Tuesday, Money Laundering, Cuba Criticism and more

    Romney Calls It Quits – Mitt Romney, after spending millions of his own money on his campaign, has decided to drop out of the race for presidential candidacy leaving McCain with a clear nomination for his party. Romney stated that running his campaign against McCain would allow Clinton or Obama to ... More >>

  • News

    September 27, 2007

    British Ex-Millionaire Fights for Freedom

    Krishna Maharaj went from the high life to a life sentence for a crime he might not have committed

  • News

    September 20, 2007

    Yo Quiero In!

    Bail bondsman Mike Suarez aims to unseat Angel Gonzalez

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2007

    Report Details Former Opa-locka Official's Election Fraud

    Terence Pinder symbolizes all that is crooked and wrong in the city of Opa-locka. The Herald has done a great job of telling his story thus far: a slick, charismatic populist with an affinity for ladies, P.F Chang’s, and Baptist melodrama. He was arrested last November and charged with, among ot ... More >>

  • News

    May 18, 2000

    The Return of Loco Joe

    Miami's mayoral meltdown has a long and nasty history

  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Lawyer

    Benedict "Ben" Kuehne

  • News

    October 14, 1999


    How a former FBI agent with a yen for computers became one of the most powerful men in Miami

  • News

    June 15, 1994

    As Sweetwater Turns

    There was nepotism on the police force and a councilman got busted for hawking fake IDs. But a slew of investigators haven't even begun to sort out the perpetual brouhaha that masquerades as city government.