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Joe Carollo

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    April 18, 2013
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    October 11, 2012
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    August 30, 2012
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    July 9, 2012

    Ex-Commish Victor De Yurre Wants To Be A Judge After Controversial Political Career

    Among the placards lining the streets ahead of the August 14 elections, you might have noticed a blue-and-red poster with the name "De Yurre." If that rings a bell, there's a good reason: 59-year-old Victor De Yurre is the same guy who escaped a parade of investigations during his eight-year stint a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Michelle Spence-Jones and Willy Gort Prevail in Special Elections

    Today's special election to fill two vacant city commission seats resulted with two familiar names returning to City Hall. Voters in District 1 returned Willy Gort to office. He previously held the seat until 2001 when he made an unsuccesful bid at the Mayor's office. He raplces the man who suc ... More >>

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    August 19, 2009

    Xavier Suarez's Son Rolling in Campaign Dough

    Alex Izaguirre​ In this year's City of Miami elections, the theme is "Taking It Back to the Old School," considering Frank Carollo, brother of mercurial ex-Mayor Joe Carollo, is running for Joe Sanchez's seat. And then there is Francis Xavier Suarez, who  wants to replace Tomas Regalado on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2008

    Surprisingly, Right-Wing Radio Host Has His Facts Wrong

    You can tell information is factually accurate when the author prefaces his little article with a boast about how one time he called a Democratic congresswoman a "poverty pimp" to her face. Oh snap. He then blathers on, "If her constituents somehow became affluent -- in spite of her best efforts to ... More >>

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    March 26, 2008
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    August 9, 2007

    Give to the Rich, Take from the Poor

    After years of go-nowhere schemes, that's the plan for Watson Island

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    January 6, 2005

    Tow Head

    Junkie, jailbird, cat burglar, widow, bride, entrepreneur Laurie Lichtman keeps on truckin'.

  • City Life

    May 13, 2004

    BEST LOCAL POLITICIAN

    Miami Mayor Manny Diaz

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    May 13, 2004
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    December 26, 2002

    Fruit for Thought

    For 21 years, the King Mango Strut has been a countercultural rebuke to Miami political chicanery

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    July 11, 2002

    Mission Man

    Miami's Downtown commissioner is still fighting, and still hopeful of big change

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    May 30, 2002

    Letters from the Issue of May 30, 2002

    Best of this, best of that

  • City Life

    May 16, 2002

    BEST SMALL-TOWN PARADE

    Three Kings Parade

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    October 25, 2001

    New Face, Old Connections

    Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside

  • Music

    September 13, 2001

    Right On!

    Music Fest Miami is a complicated mission, but maybe no one understands Miami like a politician

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    May 3, 2001

    Shake

    Tolerate this!

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    January 11, 2001

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of January 11, 2001

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    January 11, 2001

    Squeeze Play

    When an influential developer wants to cram a size-10 project on a size-4 parcel of waterfront land, who can he turn to for help? The ever-accommodating Miami City Commission, of course.

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    December 21, 2000

    Mullin

    The Marlins cut a deal, and once again the pathetic public doesn't have a clue what just blew by

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    December 14, 2000

    Professionalism in Politics

    With the whole world watching, Miami's destiny calls: It's time for leadership!

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    November 30, 2000

    Lots of Contention

    Quik Park's Hank Sopher has made a quick buck from garages and vacant lots. Now politicians are wondering if he's selling the public short.

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    November 23, 2000

    Packed, Stacked, and Hijacked

    How a citizens advisory board created to investigate illegal billboards became an industry support group

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    July 6, 2000

    To Serve and Protect

    And in the case of the Miami Police Department: To Lose

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    June 15, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the issue of June 15, 2000

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    June 1, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the issue of June 1, 2000

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    May 18, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the issue of May 18, 2000

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    May 4, 2000

    Kulchur

    You know you've got an image problem when ...

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    May 4, 2000

    Riptide

    Placards for the implacable

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    May 4, 2000

    Elian Made a Tough Guy Cry

    After Miami Police Chief William O'Brien retired, a lot of people were left misty-eyed

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    May 4, 2000

    Pocket the Difference

    Miami commissioners use a well-worn strategy to avoid public notice of their sweetheart deals

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    April 27, 2000

    DeFede

    Riding the Tiger

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    March 23, 2000

    Mullin

    This Stadium Goes in This Park or Else!

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    March 16, 2000

    On the Block

    In an act of audacious short-sightedness, Miami is offering its finest bayfront property to the highest bidder

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    February 24, 2000

    Creative Nepotism

    How did Miami commission candidates spend their excess campaign funds? On family and friends, of course.

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    December 2, 1999

    Portrait of an Upset

    Johnny Winton used anti-incumbent backlash, new district boundaries, and plenty of cash to knock off J.L. Plummer

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    June 17, 1999

    Chairmen of the Outboard

    A 50-year-old Biscayne Bay institution builds a dock to the 21st Century

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    April 22, 1999
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    April 8, 1999

    A Historic Dip

    Witnesses to the segregated history of Virginia Beach tell a sorry but inspiring tale

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    August 13, 1998

    Politics and Spirits

    Miami city worker Caridad Rios swears she's never practiced Santera. Try telling that to the many politicians who befriend her -- or fear her.

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    July 30, 1998
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    July 30, 1998

    At Bayside, Ship Happens

    Miamarina wants the raucous La Rumba party boat out. Its owners are crying foul.

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    June 25, 1998

    The Don

    Adrift in Miami's fierce political maelstrom, Donald Warshaw is one cool customer

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    January 8, 1998

    Fraud Buster!

    Want to know what makes Miami's mayor really mad? Voter fraud, that's what.

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    November 7, 1996
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    October 31, 1996

    A Race About Race

    If Humberto Hernandez has it his way, Miami's only black commissioner, Rev. Richard Dunn, will be history

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    October 31, 1996

    The Stierheim Report

    An old pro is recruited to undertake a very disagreeable mission: Dig into the stinking mess at Miami City Hall. Here's what he found.

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    October 17, 1996

    Guess Who's Coming... to Dinner Key?

    Now playing: A fight over a prime piece of Miami bayfront property. Will the city fo Hollywood or choose a tamer role for the old boat yard?

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