You were born to the pulsing pound of your momma's heart going thump. And today, the beat of a drum still brings you new life. Now multiply that phenomenon by 22, and you've got the estrogenergetic force of Venus Rising, South Florida's premier all-female dance and drum group. After a standing ova ... More >>
With Thanksgiving in the wind and a few weeks of detox time before holiday feasts begin again, now's the perfect time to commit (at least temporarily) to eating clean, fresh, and local food. And that's what the Fare Field, Miami's local, farm-based cooking show, is all about. The third four-minute ... More >>
Critically acclaimed Yardbird Southern Table & Bar has earned props from yet another prestigious publication. Bon Appetit's Andrew Knowlton has named his 50 Best New Restaurants of 2012, and Miami's soul food favorite made the cut.In his write-up, Knowlton gave a nod to menu items including Mama ... More >>
Laine DossMast Brothers Chocolates -- Wynwood just got sweeter.Mast Brothers Chocolate is a small boutique factory in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, that makes artisan chocolate.The chocolate is made in small numbered batches from beans specially selected by the brothers who own the company, Rick and Mi ... More >>
Valentine's Day is rearing its capitalistic head up, yet again. What to do? Where to celebrate? How much is dinner, drinks, flowers and chocolates going to cost? And frankly, will your main squeeze appreciate your efforts? Here's some fun stuff that will make you fork up a few bucks but ... it wi ... More >>
photo by Gregg DelmanIn this week's print edition of the Miami New Times, we featured a Q&A with the legendary Robert Plant, who performs with his Band of Joy this Friday, July 30 at Bayfront Park Amphitheater. Still, as print is stuck being print, there was more Q&A that didn't fit. Here ... More >>
This past Tuesday was declared I Love Reese's Day by Hershey's -- the makers of Reese's Peanut Butter Cups (which reminds me: more news forthcoming soon on Short Order's I Love Short Order Day). The groups Global Exchange, Green America Today, Oasis USA, and The International Labor Rights Forum d ... More >>
Alex IzaguirreYesterday I described what might have been the largest cheese bust in history. Eighty-five tons of the stuff, most of it contaminated with staph, was sold to at least 30 people. Today I learned some of the cheese made it out of Miami to Texas, California, and New York. The FDA has ... More >>
De Hull battled hurricanes, code enforcers, and banks. Then he ran into a steamroller of a neighbor.
Don’t let the low square footage detract from the high-quality fare
Scott Zona is a man with a plant
It's a three-hour halftime show
FIU classic dance is no pas de deux
The Gospel Comes to New Guinea
Just Like Everybody Part Two "Ronin"
Tobias Schneebaum is a weird guy, but that doesn't mean his story is compelling
Suzy Stone is a driven dance teacher who has turned her troupe, the Hip Hop Kidz, into a big-league draw. Is it any wonder she's also a bit of a tyrant?
Finally an exhibition you can dance to
Why would a man choose to have himself castrated? That's a question best answered by a fellow known as Gelding.
Jimi Hendrix's guitar. John Lennon's furniture. Bono's sunglasses. Hope I die before I get sold.
They pick guitar as their instrument, and then they stick their necks out