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  • Calendar

    December 5, 2013
  • News

    December 27, 2012
  • Blogs

    February 29, 2012

    Pit Bull Ban Lives On in Miami-Dade As Repeal Falls One Vote Short in Tallahassee

    ​A full month before the season kicks off, Mark Buehrle is close to taking his first loss in Miami. The new Marlins ace is celebrity spokesman number one for pit bulls and the activists trying to overturn Miami-Dade's two-decade ban on the dog breed. Along with his wife, he's vocally pushed for la ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 9, 2010
  • Calendar

    July 8, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 19, 2010

    420 Fest-Ovis, at Jazid, This...um...Tuesday? Wait. What?

    ​420 is just around the corner, and with that most hallowed of modern holidays looming literally right before us, stoners across Dade county--nay, across the world--are no doubt asking themselves one poignant question: what did I come in here for again? Pothead humor aside (no, there'll be more), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Temperature of The Heat: Luke Warm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove that he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans on the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "are we going to win another championship? H ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2009

    Taking the Miami Heat's Temperature: Lukewarm at Best

    Is this the last year in Dade for Dwyane Wade? Can Michael Beasley overcome his Twitter and TMZ problems to prove he deserves that starting slot? These are the questions on the minds of Heat fans the day of the season opener. Not, noticeably, "Are we going to win another championship? How about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2009

    Kitchen Prank: Cook Drinks Habanero Iced Tea

    image via johnwinkelman's flickrHey eaters, guess what, while you're off in the dining room eating spaghetti at your favorite restaurant there's a whole universe of drama spinning in the kitchen. An entire Greek tragedy may have played out over your plate as it went out. One great tradition is the k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 3, 2009

    Weekly Wrap Up - Friday Fresh - A Poem

    Dade county, AK's, fireworks, cherry bombs, fresh greens, suited up, chopstick unagi dons, dirt brown, Homestead, sawasera, 8th street, make, sell, frog legs, taco filling, gator meat, fry, serve, Hialeah, be organic, navy cook, raw fish, tiger milk, bbq, fried food, meal deals, four course, cutta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2009

    Beach High Rock Ensemble Rock School Auditorium

    Rock and roll will never die. Here's a video of the Miami Beach Senior High School Rock Ensemble playing "Black Water" by The Doobie Brothers at a recently uploaded performance in the high school's auditorium. Good to know that with all the talk about budget cuts and elimination of arts programs ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 28, 2009
  • Calendar

    March 26, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Local 10's Rummage Sale

    New Times will be losing one of its closest, in geographic terms that is, media neighbors as WPLG Local 10 is preparing to ditch its Biscayne Blvd studios for a new digs in Pembroke Pines. Which leaves the main offices of the local affiliates of the big four networks equally divided between Broward ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2009

    Food Stamp Nation - Florida Leads The Pack

    The Miami Herald reports that "In the last two years, the number of Floridians on food stamps has increased more than 40 percent to 1.7 million. That increase is the highest in the nation, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture."The numbers read like this, 356,000 food stamp recipients live ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2008

    Dade Gets Shout-Out in Milk

    In movies, Miami gets a bad rap. It's always cocaine smuggler this, and mafia murderer that. It's like come on, Hollywood. You're making us look bad.  So when Riptide heard Dade County got a cameo in Gus Van Sant's new film Milk, we bought some trans fat-soaked popcorn and got comfortable ne ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 26, 2006
  • Calendar

    October 28, 2004
  • City Life

    May 15, 2003

    BEST HEROES

    Miami-Dade County voters

  • News

    May 9, 2002

    A Man in Full Fight

    Hear why this crusader wants to save you from the evils of gay rights

  • News

    January 17, 2002

    What a Difference a Bay Makes

    On the Beach side gay life flourishes, but on the Miami side it's Anita Bryant déjà vu

  • Recreation

    May 17, 2001
  • News

    February 1, 2001

    Petition Suspicion

    Activists say the effort to overturn the county's gay-rights ordinance isn't political; it's criminal

  • Film

    April 13, 2000

    The Straight Story of SAVE Dade

    Chronicle of an Ordinance

  • Dining

    December 25, 1997
  • News

    November 6, 1997

    The Rise and Fall of Miamiland

    Way back in 1998 the citizens of Dade County rose up and declared themselves an independent republic. Then the hangover hit.

  • News

    July 17, 1997
  • News

    July 3, 1997

    Capital Punishment

    Citing a flood of red ink, officials drew a bead on Dade's only public gun range. Now shooting enthusiasts hope to overturn the death sentence.

  • News

    September 19, 1996

    The Old School of Power

    He has been enormously influential for 34 years, yet Pat Tornillo -- politically astute leader of Dade's teachers' union -- remains a mystery to most

  • News

    August 29, 1996

    Where's the Beach?

    The true story behind the beach erosion explosion is politics as usual

  • News

    August 1, 1996

    Playing With Fire

    That roaring inferno you see was started intentionally, and if it can be kept under control, it'll do more good than harm

  • News

    June 26, 1996

    Sweet Redemption

    Why invest in tobacco companies or overseas sweatshops when you can capitalize on your neighbor's misfortune right here at home?

  • News

    June 20, 1996

    Token Ridership

    Metrobus is Dade's most effective public transportation. But when it comes to funding, the bus system and its patrons always get taken for a ride.

  • News

    January 25, 1996

    Putting the Country in Country Club

    What better place than a golf course to hold an environmental conference?

  • News

    October 5, 1995

    Very Big Bucks

    The most lucrative contract in the history of Miami International Airport is about to be awarded to one lucky company

  • News

    July 27, 1995

    Standing Still

    Historic landmarks in preservation limbo

  • News

    July 27, 1995

    The Hell with History

    Dade's Architectural history tumbles toward extinction

  • News

    February 9, 1995

    Love Hurts

    When it comes to crimes of passion, Hialeah is Dade's undisputed champ. Unfortunately, the competition never lets up.

  • News

    January 26, 1995

    The Million-Dollar Flush

    At last an agreement between the county and the feds over Dade's sewage mess. The price could make you gag.

  • News

    December 1, 1993

    Toxic Runways

    Years of neglect have poisoned the land and contaminated the water under Miami International Airport. Investigators are just now beginning to grasp how bad it is. It's very bad.

  • News

    November 3, 1993

    Shelter Fallout

    After years of doing nothing Dade County now plans to put 500 homeless people under one roof. It won't be in your neighborhood, of course.

  • News

    April 21, 1993

    We Don't Swim in Your Toilet

    So don't complain when we spill 25 million gallons of sewage onto your beaches

  • News

    March 31, 1993

    Sewergate

    If you think Dade County is a filthy mess now, just wait till you're drowning in it

  • News

    February 19, 1992

    How Green Was My Condo Rec Room

    They're parks, all right. The county says so. Never mind that most people can't actually use them.

  • News

    September 18, 1991
  • News

    September 18, 1991

    The Art is the Matter

    The curtain rises on Act II of the Dade Performing Arts Center Story. Is this a comedy or a tragedy? Depends on who you ask.

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