David Lawrence

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2012

    Miami Chefs Help Jump-Start Public School Breakfasts

    Students all over the state are celebrating Florida School Breakfast Week, in which kids are encouraged to start their day with healthy chow.According to the Food Research and Action Center in Washington, D.C., children who eat a complete breakfast make fewer mistakes and work faster in math and num ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    Miami Heat Censors Scott Raab, New Times, and -- Long Ago -- Herald

    ​Most sports teams get it. Anything in print is good for them. The Miami Heat has never understood this. On Monday, the team banned Esquire writer Scott Raab after he called LeBron James a "gutless loser" and other choice terms. Raab is writing a book about LeBron.This ain't the first time th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2010

    Terry Riley On Why There's Still No Miami Art Museum

    ​Six years ago, county voters gave the Miami Art Museum $100 million to build a new home at Bicentennial Park. There were no specifics on the ballot, or time-lines, but in the flush times of the early aughts it was another one of those 'Sounds good and why not' votes.The new museum would be a cult ... More >>

  • News

    February 5, 2009

    Letters from the Issue of February 5, 2009

    "Pastor Spann is not perfect, but before people start running their mouths, they need to ask themselves: What am I doing for the community?"

  • Dining

    January 11, 2007

    Fast-Food Children

    Making school lunches healthy is an uphill battle

  • News

    February 2, 2006

    The Bad Seed Awards

    They all deserve one, but who will take it home?

  • News

    November 18, 2004

    Vote for Culture

    What exactly does that mean? Today we know it means that two museums will receive hundreds of millions of dollars to build hulking structures in a waterfront park. But on November 2, most people had no clue

  • News

    February 12, 2004

    An Army of One

    No, Rosa Kasse isn't crazy to do battle with state Rep. Ralph Arza -- it just looks that way

  • News

    February 13, 2003

    Letters from the Issue of February 13, 2003

    Is Miami Beach secretly racist?

  • Music

    August 9, 2001

    Corporate Morph

    Knight Ridder

  • News

    August 9, 2001

    Bad News

    Battered by severe budget cuts, staff reductions, and sudden management changes, the Miami Heraldconfronts its uncertain future

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    Cuban Missive Crisis

    For years the infamous Wasp Network collected reams of data on Miami's anti-Castro forces -- and the sundry, sometimes bizarre, attempts to infiltrate them

  • News

    January 11, 2001

    Sex! Sin! Sensation!

    That's El Nuevo Herald. All the news that's fit to print, as long as it's short, simple, and easy to read.

  • News

    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

  • News

    August 17, 2000

    Revenge of the Penny Tax

    FIU and MDCC foundations draw new scrutiny from state investigators

  • News

    May 11, 2000

    Hackin' at the Herald

    The Miami Herald took on the world's biggest news story -- and flopped

  • News

    February 4, 1999
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    January 28, 1999

    Cottage Beaten, Held for Ransom

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

  • News

    January 21, 1999
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    October 15, 1998

    Hatchet Man

    Q: What's a nice guy like Alberto Ibargen doing at a place like the Miami Herald? A: Exactly what his money-grubbing bosses want him to do.

  • News

    September 3, 1998
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    August 13, 1998
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    February 19, 1998
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    December 25, 1997

    Very Truly Yours, Xavier Suarez

    Leading a city in crisis is definitely a time-consuming job, but that hasn't kept the mayor from attending to his correspondence

  • News

    January 23, 1997

    Why Can't We All Just Get Paid $85,000 a Year?

    The Unity Council of Miami -- what a wonderful concept! Especially for Darryl Reaves, who collected most of the taxpayers' money that funded it.

  • News

    November 28, 1996

    Notes from the Underground

    Impoverished and imperiled, Cuba's independent journalists stubbornly cling to the notion of a free press

  • Calendar

    September 26, 1996
  • News

    September 14, 1995

    The Making of an Exclusive

    A navy press officer says the Miami Herald unfairly finagled its way inot Gloria Estefan's Guantanamo entourage

  • News

    April 27, 1995

    A Nocturnal Omission

    The Miami Hearald's brain trust comes to grips with a sticky wicket

  • News

    February 2, 1995
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    January 5, 1995

    The Jane Man

    , One Dade visionary's plan for world peace could come to fruition -- if only he had the Freedom Tower and Jane Fonda

  • News

    June 29, 1994

    Love Those Hooters!

    Miami's arena footballers need to get something off their chest

  • News

    February 2, 1994

    Sign Languish

    Remember the Miami News? Remember its great big neon sign? Want it?

  • News

    March 10, 1993

    See Joey Run

    Six things you might want to consider before casting your vote for Joe Gersten

  • News

    February 26, 1992
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    January 29, 1992
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    January 16, 1991
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    December 19, 1990