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    March 31, 2010

    Did Homestead Manager Cover Up a Crash Involving Mayor Steve Bateman?

    Did a shredded tire cause damage to Steve Bateman's city issued SUV? I think not.​Back in late January, the City of Homestead contracted A&B Paint & Body Shop at 142 SW Fifth Ave. to repair significant damage to the front and rear of a city-owned Ford Expedition driven by Mayor Steve Batem ... More >>

  • News

    January 11, 2007

    Frontier Justice

    Peter Michael Daniel was savagely beaten at the Sweetwater Police Complex over a missing Jet Ski. No one’s saying who did it.

  • News

    April 25, 2002

    Small-Town Suspicions

    A combative civic activist dies mysteriously. Was it the fates or was it foul play?

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    If the Suits Fit

    The mayor of Hialeah Gardens has a taste for vulgarity, revenge -- and for costing the city big bucks in legal fees

  • News

    October 30, 1997

    Go Directly to Court

    In a high-stakes showdown, Miami hopes to put some muscle on its enfeebled Nuisance Abatement Board

  • News

    October 27, 1993


    Raul Martinez is facing ten years in prison for public corruption. Hialeah voters want him to be their mayor anyway. What a town!