Dillon Charles peered out the window of the Fontainebleau and finally saw sunshine. For three days, rain had threatened to ruin his summer vacation. Soon he would have to head back to Brooklyn to his wife, six kids, and a backbreaking construction job. But not yet. Charles stripped down to his swim ... More >>
With Michael Bay's big-screen adaptation of Pain & Gain opening atop the box office this weekend, masses of moviegoers discovered what Miamians already knew: Pete Collins' tale of bodybuilders gone bad is one hell of a great yarn. But the Sun Gym Gang's capers barely scratch the surface of Miam ... More >>
Anthony Bourdain's CNN show, Parts Unknown, premieres this Sunday, April 14, at 9 p.m., and the cable network is all behind him. Recently, the network placed a full-page ad in the New York Times "reintroducing" itself and featuring many of its headliners -- including Bourdain.Bourdain has also been ... More >>
What do Yardbird Southern Table & Bar and Peacock Garden Cafe have in common besides the fact that both restaurants are named after domesticated feathered creatures? They're both instituting some interesting new happy hours.Yardbird Southern Table & Bar is launching a weekday Southern Social ... More >>
View photos from Miami Rum Renaissance Festival 2012 at Deauville Beach Resort here.The Miami Rum Renaissance Festival at the Deauville Resort concluded last evening with a 6:45 p.m. "last call", prompting event goers to rush to their favorite rum booth for one last mojito or shot of the elixir favo ... More >>
A Carnival Cruises employee finds himself in hot water after being accused of engaging in sexual acts with a 14-year-old girl earlier this month. Kert Clyde Jordan, a 35-year-old ship employee, now faces federal charges after he allegedly lured the young passenger into a bathroom and engaged in s ... More >>
Tallpree is a Soca artist from Grenada who's song "Wicked Jab" has been tearing up the streeets. Here is an interview with Tallpree live from Carnival Miami 2009.Here's the song. Where's the Miami style remix? Get to work.
An outlaw and former spook takes on the Venezuelan dictator
First Flight: Early Calypsos from the Emory Cook Collection (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings)
There is no downtime for soca music's international ambassador
A quick look at our amigos from Toronto to Tierra del Fuego
They came to Miami. They gathered publicly. They showed no fear. And they trashed the Cuba embargo.
Letters from the Issue of February 7, 2002
There Goes the Neighborhood
After a century of imposed style, the Third World takes back its art
Shows that highlight images of a life left behind
A small bet on the ponies and a big win set off 30 years of banter at this greasy spoon
Battling cancer, veteran pol Dante Fascell talks of war, Cuba, and a lifetime of putting Miami on the map
April 30 - May 6, 1998
How a Miami businessman got rich doing business with Cuba - and lived to shout about it
Dade and its municipalities have more sister cities than you can shake a nightstick at
If you don't know a bowler from a batsman or overs from innings, you probably don't know anything about South Florida's West Indian communities
In the turbulent and often virulent world of Spanish-language radio, two things are certain: Fidel will be the debate, and Tomas Garcia Fuste will prevail
What could be more exciting and fulfilling than the life of a consul? Well, lots of things, actually.
George Bush knows how to make war. Bill Clinton can play the sax. But it's Elvis Presley who's really in charge here.