Fernando Perez

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2013

    Praying for Better Brickell Restaurants

    It's enticing to bring friends, in town for vacation, to Brickell and show them Miami's progress as an action-packed metropolis. They can walk to one of three Publix stores or buy cigarettes, Red Bull or whatever stimulant tickles their fancy at the shiny new 7-Eleven. Yet when time comes to grab a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2011

    Abokado in Mary Brickell Village Goes Dark

    Lesley ElliottAbokado has officially left the building. ‚ÄčAbokado's catch phrase asked if we were, "ready to rethink sushi?" but apparently the folks at this restaurant in Mary Brickell Village have been doing some reconsidering of their own lately. The place went dark last week and after a three-y ... More >>

  • News

    February 12, 2004

    Scene Stealer

    Despite uneven film quality, this year's festival was an unqualified success

  • Film

    January 29, 2004

    Feast of Film

    The Miami International Film Festival, now over at Miami Dade College, turns yet another leaf

  • News

    May 22, 2003

    Hysterical Blindness

    Cubans on both sides of the Florida Straits are casting off old illusions, so why is U.S. policy stuck in the past?

  • Film

    February 24, 2000

    Fest Full of Film

    The FIU Seventeenth Miami Film Festival

  • News

    February 17, 2000


    Kids in Exile: Right-winging it

  • Calendar

    June 24, 1999

    Night & Day

    June 24 - 30, 1999

  • News

    March 20, 1997

    Communism and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

    Harleys in Havana? ?Como no? Every one of them is a vintage classic. And every owner an obsessive fanatic.