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    July 5, 2012

    Dwarves, Drunks and Horses: Odd Facts About the Foundings of 10 Miami-Dade Towns

    To the rest of the world, everything in Miami-Dade County is known as simply "Miami," but the actual City of Miami is one of the smallest main municipalities of a major American metro area by both size and population. That's because historically the area has a flare for incorporating new towns and c ... More >>

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    June 12, 2008

    Shark Huggers

    Tourists can't wait to get next to them — even if they are eating machines.

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    January 11, 2007

    Lincoln-Douglas It Wasn’t

    "As the chair, you had the power to say something, and you didn’t"

  • Dining

    December 15, 2005

    Krome, Sweet Krome

    Mexican food is plentiful in Homestead

  • Calendar

    June 16, 2005
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    December 2, 2004
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    May 15, 2003


    Government Cut jetty

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    October 10, 2002

    The Big Cypress Deal

    The cover story is conservation, but the Bush boys have their hands in the taxpayers' pockets again

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    December 27, 2001

    Letters from the Issue of December 27, 2001

    Embrace the Nightmare: And while we're at it, let's pray for really,really bad weather

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    September 27, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of September 27, 2001

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    September 13, 2001

    A Fissure Runs Through It

    Miami's chapter of the Audubon Society loses a leader and gains critics

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    June 14, 2001

    Shadow Dwellers

    Is Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver a lying little weasel? Absolutely, absolutely.

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    November 23, 2000

    Collision Course

    On one side are politicians and influential business interests. On the other are environmentalists and some very wealthy private citizens. In the middle is Homestead Air Force Base. Dead ahead: An explosive confrontation.

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    August 31, 2000

    DeFede: Deconstructing Alex

    He billed himself as a reformer, but a close look at Alex Penelas's record reveals a politician more in tune with ambition than innovation

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    July 1, 1999
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    June 24, 1999
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    March 25, 1999

    Conched Out

    The queen conch, long a culinary favorite and a symbol of life in the Keys, is disappearing from local waters

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    August 27, 1998

    Alpha Males

    Forty years after Castro's revolution, the men of Alpha 66 talk tough but sometimes snooze

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    August 20, 1998

    He Made Dade

    Battling cancer, veteran pol Dante Fascell talks of war, Cuba, and a lifetime of putting Miami on the map

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    May 14, 1998

    The Final Harvest

    Developers are hungrily eyeing Dade's agricultural heartland, where farmers are a dwindling breed

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    February 19, 1998

    Creature Feature

    Move over, Sasquatch. Beat it, Bigfoot. It's time you met South Florida's own: The great Skunk Ape.

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    January 15, 1998

    Do Not Try This at Home!

    Like a lot of people, Manny Puig has a hobby. Unlike a lot of people, his hobby involves riding alligators and sharks.

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    June 26, 1997
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    June 5, 1997
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    July 11, 1996
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    May 30, 1996
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    April 18, 1996

    Such a Deal!

    The Old South Dade Dump is an open-air museum of pollution history -- and it's all ours

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    March 28, 1996
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    January 25, 1996

    Our Garbage, Ourselves

    Scaling Mount Trashmore, sorting through the clues to the mystery of everyday life

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    June 1, 1994

    How Now, Pow Wow?

    Miami rolled out the red carpet for visiting travel honchos. They ate, they drank, they went back home.

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    October 16, 1991