Gabrielle Redfern

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    May 19, 2011

    Luther Campbell Gets Perfect Marks on Gay Voters Guide, Robaina and Gimenez Don't

    ​It's 2011, and the only candidate running for Miami-Dade mayor who is polling in the double digits to get perfect marks from Equality Florida's voting guide on GLBT issues happens to be former-2 Live Crew leader Luther Campbell. It's odd indeed. The leading candidates Julio Robaina and Carlos Gim ... More >>

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    May 5, 2011

    The Ten Best Nicknames For the Marlins Stadium: Help Us Pick A Winner

    What horrible nickname will stick?​Wow. We knew you guys detested the Marlins Stadium deal, but now we're afraid Miami needs some serious, professional therapy (or at least a big morning hit of Valium) to cope with the Little Havana boondoggle.We got nearly one hundred suggestions after we asked f ... More >>

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    May 4, 2011

    Jeffrey Lampert, Mayoral Candidate, Threatened with Arrest for Attending Debate

    Local 10Jeffrey Lampert says debate organizers threatened to have him arrested if he showed up for a debate.​When Carlos Alvarez was booted from office on March 15, the largest local recall election in U.S. history sent a clear message to the Miami establishment: no more inside-the-beltway politic ... More >>

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    April 12, 2011

    Everyone Running for Miami-Dade Mayor

    ​Candidates running for Miami-Dade Mayor in the special May 24th election to replace recalled Carlos Alvarez had to register by 5:00 pm today. There's very few surprises in the list of candidates (read: no last-minute Alex Penelas filing), but here's a look at who you'll get to chose in a coup ... More >>

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    July 8, 2010
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    November 10, 2009

    News Roundup

    The teen charged with the stabbing at Coral Gables high has confessed, but he didn't even know his victim's name, and the fight was provoked by a 'bad face.' [CBS4]A bicyclist in South West Dade was killed in a hit and run. [Herald]Tonight, MTV's 'The City' comes to Miami. We've never seen an episod ... More >>

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    November 4, 2009

    Miami Beach Commission Race Heading to Recount

    Riptide is more laughing at these flyers, then with them. They're pretty ridiculous. ​This we know for sure: Michael Gongora's name will be on the ballot for the Miami Beach  runoff election for the Group III Commission seat on Nov 17th. His opponent isn't quite clear. In the three way e ... More >>

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    November 3, 2009

    Miami Beach Election Results: Incumbents Win, Open Seats Heading for Runoffs

    The most heated races on Miami Beach will head to runoffs later this month, but Mayor Matti Herrera Bower and Commissioner Jerry Libbin win easy re-election.Former Commissioner Michael Gongora will head to a run-off in his bid to return to government, but against who is still unclear. Miami Bea ... More >>

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    April 25, 2008

    Petty Pedicabbery

    For over a year now, eager entrepreneurs have lobbied the Miami Beach city government to allow pedicabs – bicycle rickshaws for hire – to operate on the Beach. Similar outfits are already busy ferrying people around in other South Florida cities – Fort Lauderdale, most notably – but, so far, ... More >>

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    February 7, 2008

    Letters from the Issue of February 7, 2008

    "Cycling feels more like cautious creeping to avoid being killed by speeding cars and clueless pedestrians."

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    January 31, 2008

    Cyclists Court Death Daily

    It's dangerous, but Miami is getting friendlier to bikes.

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    November 28, 2007
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    February 15, 2007

    The Seminole Sun Sets on Anna Nicole

    The day Anna Nicole Smith's corpse was wheeled from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, tribe members were setting up for their annual powwow.

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    September 22, 2005

    Beach Brawl

    Money and ethnicity narrow the race for Miami Beach City Commission to two men