Former Miami City Manager Donald Warshaw ate there. So did ex-City Manager Cesar Odio. And ex-City Commissioner Miller Dawkins sometimes enjoyed the ocean breeze. Oh yeah, and ex-City Commissioner Humberto Hernandez, too.Come to think of it. pretty much every indicted city official in history has sa ... More >>
Over the weekend, Miami Commissioner
Francis Suarez revealed he is entertaining the idea of eliminating
the city manager's position in favor of the strong mayor form of
government. His proposal, which would require voter approval to
change the city charter, makes sense because it gives residents one ... More >>
Any reporter who ever covered cops in Miami knew Angel Calzadilla. And most of us liked the guy. A lot.
Now he's gone...after a long illness.
The hombre had patience. New Times called his boss, former Chief John Timoney, "America's Worst Cop." Then there was the indictment of former police chie ... More >>
So Dan Paul was a little crazy. And the stories of his personal escapades -- sexual and otherwise -- were legendary in this town.But Paul made modern Miami by writing the county charter in 1957. He was an eccentric genius who, despite earning scads of money, had a wisecrack for every politician i ... More >>