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Dade County

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2012

    Katherine Fernandez Rundle Tells Luther Campbell She's Doing A Great Job

    This guest column was written by Miami-Dade State Attorney Katherine Fernandez Rundle in response to Luther Campbell's criticisms.As Miami-Dade state attorney, I have always believed that my work in the fourth largest prosecutor's office in America has the potential to affect the lives of every one ... More >>

  • Calendar

    July 19, 2012
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    March 10, 2011
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    January 21, 2011

    How To Help the Families of the Murdered Miami-Dade Police Officers

    via WSVNOfficer Roger Castillo​In yesterday's brutal police shooting, murderer Johnny Sims not only took the lives of some of Miami-Dade's finest but also left four children without their parents. Detective Roger Castillo leaves behind a widow and three sons, while Amanda Haworth was a single-moth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2010

    Jim Morrison's Junk! Charlie Crist Confirms the Lizard Kings's Candidacy for Pardon

    Jimmy Mojo in Dade County Clink.​Really ... Why are boomers so obsessed with cleansing rock stars of their sins? Almost 42 years ago, chubby junkie, Doors mojo master, and FSU dropout Jim Morrison showed up in Coconut Grove's Dinner Key Auditorium, got extremely wasted, tried to sing " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Last Chance Saloon: A Keys Memorial Day Weekend Stop

    Jacob KatelThe only window in the bar.​For lots of South Florida folks an annual Memorial Day weekend pilgrimage to the Keys marks the beginning of summer. Hell yeah. One Dade County stop we recommend on that journey is the Last Chance Saloon in Homestead. On your way south, the adjacent package l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    Jailbird Escapee Headbutts Miami-Dade Cop, Thinks He's an Action Hero

    via miami dade policeAnrry Morales-Leiva ​Most of the time, when you hear about some lunatic headbutting a cop, crack cocaine is involved. It takes some serious rock to make a guy think he is enough of a superhero to pull a Jean-Claude Van Damme on an armed police officer. But not Anrry Morales-Le ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2010

    News Roundup: City Commission Gets It Dunn

    After an epically long city commission meeting, commissioners chose the Rev. Richard Dunn to replace Michelle Spence-Jones after he pledged not to run for the seat in November. [Herald]Crime rates in unincorporated Dade County are down. [Herald]Sad Ponzi clown Scott Rothstein is going to p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2010

    Local Motion: Albums from Music is a Weapon and the Crumbs

    Music is a WeaponUnplug Your Mind (Self-released)musicisaweaponband.com Music Is A Weapon has already proven its chops beyond simple question, and this EP is a natural progression for the outfit. It opens with the post - industrial - hardcore track "1968 the 2-Bit Hustler," and bleeds into a ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch: Ratatouille, the Perfect Chip, Art Food, CSA, Veggie 4 Life, and C-Store Pizza

    Homemade ratatouille with fresh, local produce. And yes, Ratatouille is an excellent movie. [FoodForThoughtMiami]Has there finally been invented a chip that withstands the ardors of jarred-salsa dipping? According to one man, yes. [Chowfather]A hilarious review of Dolores, But You Can Call Me Lolita ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 3, 2009
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    September 16, 2009
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    June 29, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch - Waiter There's A Hydrogen In My Water

    Jacob Katelget money Short Order is always on the look out for Dade County voices talking food and drink. Here are some recent posts from other food blogs around town.Mango&Lime pulls public records info after seeing a "coming soon" sign in Coral Gables.The South Florida Punch serves up BBQ wine ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Burgers at The Standard on Miami Beach

    Jacob KatelCheeseburgers At The Bayside Grill Burgers at The Standard don't come cheap, but the Bayside Grill's waterfront, saltwater poolside locale is top notch Dade County lifestyles of the rich and famous type shit. A trio of sliders will run you $16.00. That means three charred grill burgers ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    Proof that Hustle Holicz Have a Street Hit: Fan Videos on YouTube

    The Hustle Holicz are the Dade County group behind the streets-to-radio hit "I'm So Throwed." The song has a great ad lib and you'll find it hard to get it out of your head. It's a sound effect that sounds like a cross between Master P's "uuhhhh," Lil Jon's "Yeeeeaayah" and Young Jeezy's "Yeeah," ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 1, 2009

    Who’s the Biggest Diva of Them All?

    Tonight they duel for the title at the Colony Theater.

  • Culture

    April 27, 2006

    Tales of a Gypsy

    FGO brings the season to a sizzling close with Carmen

  • City Life

    May 12, 2005

    BEST BUILDING LOBBY

    Miami-Dade County Courthouse

  • News

    August 19, 2004

    MAYOR X

    There are good reasons to vote August 31, but the county mayor's race isn't one of them. Here are five reasons why.

  • Restaurants

    May 17, 2001

    Best Café In An Antique Store

    White Lion Café and Antiques

  • News

    December 7, 2000

    Listen Here, You Boneheads, We Ain't Broke so Don't Try and Fix Us

    School board warmly embraces ethics commission

  • News

    January 28, 1999

    Cottage Beaten, Held for Ransom

    How some of Miami's brightest lights nearly trashed a piece of local history

  • News

    June 4, 1998
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    March 26, 1998
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    March 5, 1998
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    October 9, 1997

    Temporarily Grounded?

    The race to develop Homestead Air Force Base could soon hit a major snag. It's called Mother Nature.

  • News

    June 12, 1997

    "It'll Never Get Off the Ground"

    With nothing to show after four years but bitterness and bickering, the plan to turn Homestead Air Force Base into a commercial airport has gone from national model to national embarrassment

  • News

    September 26, 1996

    Off the Hook

    Caught between depletion and regulation, Dade's commercial fishermen are becoming the latest endangered species

  • News

    September 5, 1996

    Why Recycle?

    It feels good to do it. But recycling doesn't always save money or protect the environment.

  • News

    August 29, 1996

    Give It Arrest

    The ACLU claims Dade County is using a temporary employment law to keep Hispanic day laborers off the job and in jail

  • News

    August 22, 1996
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    August 1, 1996
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    July 11, 1996
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    May 30, 1996

    What Price Safety?

    Eleven cents a month doesn't seem like much when you consider that it's helping to keep dogs out of Dade's open manholes

  • News

    April 4, 1996

    His Own Private Paradise

    Bruce Matheson doesn't need you or anyone else to tell him what's wrong with his family's legacy, Crandon Park. So just step aside, thank you.

  • News

    January 4, 1996

    Fare Trade

    Ziggy Zilber built a lean, mean, ground-transportation empire, making money and enemies, and working the politicians like a well-oiled machine

  • Culture

    December 7, 1995
  • News

    August 17, 1995

    Man Bites Dog Owner

    Rabies didn't kill his faithful pooch, but Dade's rabies-vaccine enforcement chief was an early the death of pet owner Randy Natalino

  • News

    April 13, 1995

    First Class All the Way

    You're a very important person. Someone with influence. A big-shot bureaucrat. A friggin' Dade County Commissioner! And when you travel, you expect those airlines to understand that you want to go first class all the way.

  • News

    January 26, 1995

    Dade Divided

    One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.

  • News

    April 20, 1994

    What's Next A Secession?

    Key Biscayners were able to incorporate without a hitch. Now they want to annex a state park, and maybe get some more money out of the Dade school system.

  • News

    February 16, 1994

    Screen Gems

    Under the direction of rocker Bill Orcutt, the Alliance for Media Arts keeps the faith for Miami's cinema aficionados

  • News

    December 1, 1993

    The Case of the Grammar School Grafter

    Dade County Public Schools say they caught an elementary school staffer with her hand in the cookie jar

  • News

    November 24, 1993

    Roll out the Red Tape

    How many bureaucrats does it take to fill a pothole at a Dade County school? The author would like to tell you, but he's still counting.

  • News

    April 28, 1993

    Money Well Spent

    Airport parties are first-class affairs, as long as you're a political player

  • News

    December 16, 1992

    Stop! Thief! C-R-U-N-C-H!

    The good old days of high-speed police chases (and the resulting mayhem) are about to end

  • News

    May 13, 1992

    Is That a Badge in Your Pocket, or Are You Just Happy to See Me?

    Don't ask that nice chap for a cold one.And whatever you do, no fraternizing with the bartender!

  • News

    November 20, 1991
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    September 26, 1990
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    July 11, 1990

    Pretrial Services

    Of approximately 55,000 people arrested and charged with felonies in Dade County every year, more than 20,000 are released under the aegis of Pretrial Services while awaiting trial

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