Randy Katz is a stand-up guy. An emergency room doc at Memorial Regional Hospital in Hollywood, he recently raised $35,000 for a buddy, Jeff Fogel, who has amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) — Lou Gehrig's disease. The money helped Fogel buy a high-tech wheelchair to deal with the malady that ... More >>
Shame on you Coconut Grove Bank and Premier Booting Services. Consider this column a bill for $1500 that you owe to charity. On Saturday morning, at a lot where Miami police directed dozens of joggers to park, about 20 people had their cars booted. Each paid $89 to have the boot removed from the ca ... More >>
If you stop by Ms. Cheezious for lunch at Coconut Grove Bank today from 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m., be prepared to offer some congratulations any maybe see some campaign buttons. No, Ms. Cheezious is not running for Congress (though she's not any cheesier than anyone else in Washington D.C.). Ms. Cheezio ... More >>
Alex IzaguirreThere's just something odd about Oduardo "Oddy" Segui, a 40-year-old Cuban-American running against Miami Beach Commissioner Jerry Libbin.Not much has been written about the political newcomer. In an October 4 Miami Herald article, Segui informs reporter David Smiley that he o ... More >>
Did a financial switcheroo help sink the Grove Playhouse?
A list to nominate members for Miami's new Civilian Investigative Panel comes together in typical Magic City fashion
A long-time aide. A few thousand dollars' worth of dubious insurance receipts. A cauldron of allegations. U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey has been . . . scalded
Why would state prosecutors probe a penny-ante fraud case against Susanna Timor? Maybe it has to do with who she works for.
Cutbacks in the state attorney's Worthless Check Division may have given carte blanche to aspiring check bouncers