With an endless supply of Subways, Quizno's and Jimmy John's opening all over the country, it's hard to imagine striking out on your own and offering sandwiches to the masses without corporate dollars or Michael Phelps hawking your six-inch. If, however, you would shut up and do what your momma tol ... More >>
It's going to be the classiest, finest film studio in all of the world. Or at least that's what Donald Trump's company seems to think.The Trump Organization has unveiled plans to incorporate an 800-acre studio city down near Homestead in the southern reaches of Miami-Dade County dubbed, what else, T ... More >>
Embrace the Nightmare: And while we're at it, let's pray for really,really bad weather
From the issue of June 21, 2001
Is Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver a lying little weasel? Absolutely, absolutely.
From the issue of May 31, 2001
Will the county risk Homestead's future on a no-win lawsuit? Find out on Tuesday.
Steve Shiver receives a letter of support from an old pal
From the issue of March 29, 2001
As Miami's Cuban spy trial makes clear, the airwaves are full of intrigue, and all you need is a radio
From the issue of February 1, 2001
Hip hip hooray. The Homestead airport is dead. For now, at least.
Bill Clinton has unfinished business in Homestead, a town he visited long ago but wouldn't recognize today
Opposition to developing an airport in Homestead continues to grow
The battle over Homestead is déjà vu all over again
On one side are politicians and influential business interests. On the other are environmentalists and some very wealthy private citizens. In the middle is Homestead Air Force Base. Dead ahead: An explosive confrontation.
The Green Party stumbles toward election day
Letters from the issue of February 3, 2000
A much ballyhooed petition supporting a commercial airport in Homestead appears to be a sham
One of South Florida's oldest families is nearing a come-from-behind victory in the battle for the Homestead Air Base
Would you keep it down! We're trying to have a nature experience over here!
Before heading off to Washington for confirmation as Secretary of the Air Force, State Sen. Daryl Jones got involved in one last bond deal. The money was very good, but the backwash could be very bad.
With nothing to show after four years but bitterness and bickering, the plan to turn Homestead Air Force Base into a commercial airport has gone from national model to national embarrassment
Homestead Air Force Base is a crucial natural habitat for a rare plant. But don't worry, they'll develop around it.
If a national coalition of environmental groups has its way, Homestead Air Force Base won't be handed over to private developers just yet
To win the most important election in Dade County history, the top mayoral candidates have hacked the voting public to pieces
Creating an artificial reef is no longer a slam-dunk affair, despite an abundance of missile sites, water towers, and wanna-be philanthropists
Homestead Air Force Base: Hundreds of millions of dollars. An arrogant developer. Nine compliant politicians. A vote taken so late at night you never knew what hit you.
For an agency renowned for spending thousands on a single toilet seat, the Pentagon sure sells cheap
They're working to make Homestead Air Force Base pollution-free, but the military wants no part of the canal that flows from the base into Biscayne Bay
While you were sound asleep, the Dade County Commission spent hundreds of millions of your dollars. Aren't you glad they didn't bother to wake you?
Carlos Herrera leaped up from Hialeah, took aim, and got himself a beauty: Homestead Air Force Base