Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke calls out the brains behind Revolt Music Conference. I'm sick and tired of out-of-town entertainment moguls and executives who ... More >>
Ten months living in America was all it took for the Moscow-born, Australia-based, half-Dominican electro-soul singer Fantine to perform in front of Michelle Obama. "The First Lady was at an event in Miami Gardens, and what happened was, a few days prior, I was singing the national anthem at a Mia ... More >>
With its second annual La Musa Awards gala, the Latin Songwriters Hall of Fame is inviting people to get on their feet as they induct the legendary Queen of Latin music: Gloria Estefan. It wasn't until 2012 that music producers and songwriters Rudy Perez and Desmond Child collaborated for the firs ... More >>
The Botran Rum Mixology Showdown pits mixologist versus mixologist at Lure Fishbar in a competition to make the best cocktail with Botran rum. Today's competition is open to the public and runs from noon to 3 p.m. Simone Caporale, who was named International Bartender of the Year at this year's Ta ... More >>
In 2008 President Obama got the unprecedented support of Oprah Winfrey. This time around he can add the support of Cristina Saralegui, "the Latina Oprah," to his campaign. It's the first ever presidential endorsement from the Cuban-American media mogul."This is a critical time for our country and fo ... More >>
Rick Sanchez emerges from a meeting with Mega TV execsLast month, we reported on smoldering rumors that legendarily loquacious news anchor and fallen Hispanic hero Rick Sanchez was joining local Spanish-language channel Mega TV. Those rumors burst into flame days later when he revealed he would a ... More >>
Well, flappy mouthed TV anchor Rick Sanchez is not only back living in Miami, but he may be back on your TV screen next year. You can blame Gloria and Emilio Estefan. The power-couple is reportedly involved in a plan to launch a bi-lingual syndicated talk show shot in South Beach and hosted by Sa ... More >>
Today Univision airs its final episode of El Show de Cristina, the 21-year-old talk show of Cristina Saralegui, AKA Spanish Oprah. Despite initial reports that the popular show's cancellation was a mutual decision, Saralegui has since said she was more or less forced out by the network. She won't ... More >>
Late at night, the dwarves and strippers come out to play.
A scuffle minutes from the nation's sandy playground highlights its slimy underbelly
This is not the first time Raul Masvidal has tried to snooker the county into a bad deal
In this political season, Miami's high-profile campaign contributors favor Republicans and Democrats
The governor's daughter and the Estefans' son weren't exactly model students at Gulliver, but they had some serious fun -- and so did I
Enrique Bunbury appeases his old fans by sticking to his old attitude
Photos from Cuba, radio to Cuba
Billboardlive promised to change the face of music in Miami. Six months later, we're still waiting.
Paquito Hechavarria misses Perez Prado
The Latin Grammys got the headlines, but brave and bruised theater director Alberto Sarraín got the honors
Owner John Brunetti is determined to save Hialeah Park, but market pressures may spell doom after 76 years of racing
From the issue of December 28, 2000
Correspondence from our readers
In an act of audacious short-sightedness, Miami is offering its finest bayfront property to the highest bidder
Is the Latin world ready for Só Pra Contrariar?
Where are they now: The Nil Lara update
Marlins owner John Henry has a vision: A new stadium built on Miami's best-known archaeological site
For master craftsman Abe Rich, making world-class pool cues is more than a job -- it's a way of life.
A salute to the small but dedicated cadre of elevator professionals who see to it that your next ride won't be your last
Dade's property tax assessment appeals system features sloppy record-keeping, a lack of oversight -- and a whole lot of money for those who know how to ask for it
A navy press officer says the Miami Herald unfairly finagled its way inot Gloria Estefan's Guantanamo entourage
Call it drag, call it nouveau vaudeville -- Little Havana's Teatro de Bellas Artes' Midnight Follies is all entertainment