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    March 12, 2014

    Wall Street Really Wants Jeb Bush to Run for President

    Because there are no two phrases Americans still recovering from the recession like to hear in the same sentence more than "Bush" and "Wall Street," Bloomberg News reports that Wall Street's money men are really hot on the idea of former Florida Governor Jeb Bush running for president in 2016.

  • Music

    November 1, 2012
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    August 30, 2012

    Three Miami International Mall Restaurants Shut Down Due To Roach Activity

    Miami International Mall has been a favorite in Doral since opening its doors in the early 1980s. The mall was renovated in 2000 and redesigned to go along with the international theme similar to nearby Miami International Airport. Consumers bring their children and frequent the Simon Property Group ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    The Royal Palm, Miami Beach's First Black-Owned Hotel, to Become Yet Another Fancy Chain Hotel

    ​The Royal Palm hotel was the first black-owned hotel in all of Miami Beach, and as our Francisco Alvarado once put it, "was supposed to be a beacon of atonement for Miami-Dade County's racist past." After it re-opened on 16th and Collins in 2002, a string of bad business calculations and bitter d ... More >>

  • News

    October 29, 2009
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    September 1, 2009

    Art Miami Loses Major Sponsor

    Art Miami will celebrate its 20th anniversary this December, but it will do so without a major sponsor. BlackRock, a tough-sounding investment firm that manages upward of $1 trillion in assets, decided it didn't want to send anymore money Art Miami's way, according to Lindsay Pollack. Blac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2009

    Bayside Marketplace for Sale

    Bayside Marketplace -- a place we've been to once, because our best friend used a Chili's gift certificate from her grandma there -- is up for sale. The owner, General Growth Properties, is in a superbad financial situation (who isn't?) and has decided Bayside doesn't fit into its core niche of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008
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    September 25, 2008
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    September 15, 2008

    News Roundup

    R.I.P. USA Economy. Mr. Economy was born in 1621 when some Pilgrams traded corn with Native Americans. He died last evening in the Manhattan offices of Lehman Brothers. He is survived by his third wife, Ester, and five children. Hyperbole aside, the events of the last 24 hours will reshape the fin ... More >>

  • News

    November 9, 2006

    A Snitch Seeks His Money

    Curtain closes on throw-down gun scandal

  • News

    January 15, 2004

    Public War, Private Fight

    The U.S. Attorney and Miami-Dade's top cop clash over a major corruption case

  • News

    October 7, 1999

    The Un-Teflon Don

    After years of popularity, a financial scandal threatens the reign of City Manager Donald Warshaw

  • News

    June 3, 1999

    Cleaning Out the Cops

    A new lawsuit charges that an accountant tried, and failed, to flimflam Miami's boys in blue

  • News

    February 25, 1999

    Tossed from the Market

    Regulators expel South Beach hipster Richard Bronson from trading for a little too much hustle

  • News

    June 18, 1998

    Every Lawyer's Nightmare

    How infuriating is Joe Blake? Let's put it this way: His attorney is accused of trying to have him murdered.

  • News

    February 26, 1998

    Flying High

    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.

  • News

    December 4, 1997

    Sherlock Holmes, Meet Melanie Morningstar

    How a freelance reporter and South Beach nightlife maven tracked down Australia's most notorious fugitive