Joe Louis

  • Calendar

    April 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    April 6, 2010

    Fight Doctor Ferdie Pacheco Pays Homage to 5th Street Gym

    Courtesy Ferdie PachecoFerdie Pacheco talks to Muhammad Ali between sparring sessions at the 5th Street Gym in Miami Beach.‚ÄčIf you grew up in Miami Beach prior to 1993, the floor above the neighborhood drug store on Fifth Street at Washington Avenue was a magical place.For more than a quarter-cent ... More >>

  • News

    April 16, 2009

    The Dead Among Us

    One week of living and dying in Miami-Dade.

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    Liberty City Violence claims a boxing promoter's son, UPDATED

    On Thursday, Riptide finds Roosevelt Ivory, Sr. stepping out of a white Lincoln Navigator, accompanied by an apparent bodyguard, at his two-house compound on Northwest 69th Terrace in Liberty City. It's advertised as "Roosevelt's Rooming House" in the White Pages, but this certainly is no Days Inn. ... More >>

  • Film

    September 25, 2008

    Very Minor Miracle

    No matter the runtime and budget, Spike Lee's WWII drama is an epic bore.

  • Culture

    May 4, 2006

    Slice of Life

    M Ensemble's Seven Guitars echoes the blues

  • News

    November 17, 2005

    No Horse Race

    The past, present, and future of horse racing are all in South Florida

  • News

    January 8, 2004

    The Sociology of Suds

    Overtown gets clean at Mister Lee's

  • News

    August 3, 2000

    Ring Cycle

    Miami boasts a boxing legend who has kept on swinging through good times and bad. He's the king of the clubs. He's Tuto Zabala.

  • News

    February 12, 1998

    Black Beauty

    In an era when race relations were ugly, the Sunlight Beauty Academy did its part to make black Miami a more lovely place

  • News

    January 15, 1998

    Lord of the Ring

    Boxing isn't just a hobby to Hank Kaplan. It's an obsession. Which is why he's the sport's foremost expert.

  • Culture

    August 28, 1997
  • News

    July 27, 1995

    Dade's Greatest Hits

    A requiem for some heavyweights that have tussled with the wrecking ball and lost

  • News

    March 2, 1995

    Kicking Ass and Taking Names

    Black-belt jujitsu megaman Marcus Silveira wants to meet you in the ring