Jorge Fernandez

  • News

    March 7, 2013
  • Blogs

    March 5, 2013

    Bankrupt Banah Sugar Employed Ex-Coke Traffickers and Raised Thousands For Dominican President

    As his Hialeah sugar company burned through cash and failed to pay employees, vendors, and landlords, Alexander I. Perez gave plum jobs to former drug-trafficker buddies and raised bundles of cash for Danilo Medina, president of the Dominican Republic.Two weeks ago, Perez's Banah Sugar filed for Cha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2013

    Three Former Miami Hurricane Coaches Facing Serious NCAA Charges

    The three people who may have the most to individually fear from the NCAA's investigation into the University of Miami are no longer with the school.According to Associated Press sources, Clint Hurtt, Aubrey Hill and Jorge Fernandez have been accused by the NCAA of purposefully misleading the invest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2013

    Frank Haith and Former Miami Hurricanes Coaches to to Be Charged with Unethical Conduct, Reports Say

    Though, the NCAA still has not delivered the official notice of allegations to the University of Miami, several details have started to leak out.Frank Haith, the former men's basketball coach who is now at the Missouri, in particular is said to be charged with "unethical conduct and failure to promo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2011

    ArtOfficial's AO Logics Talks Jam Sessions, Real Fiascos, and Vitamins & Minerals

    ArtOfficial's AO Logics. ‚ÄčOpen up and say "Ahh!" We know you've got a fever, but the cure isn't more cowbell. Local crew ArtOfficial knows how to get you right and it comes over the counter. All you need is your Vitamins & Minerals, the latest dose of sumptuous jazz fused with hard-nosed hip ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2008

    Esto solo pasa en Meeyami

    Today, the last day of 2008, Banana Republican highlights his ten favorite news stories of the year, the tales that truly capture life in a sun-drenched, third-world dimension. 10. Marc Sarnoff's Memo to Himself. The Coconut Grove loving city commissioner has a super secret meeting with Joe Arriol ... More >>

  • News

    May 8, 2008

    Letters from the Issue of May 8, 2008

    "The figure of Christ deserves respect, and so do your readers."

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2008

    Weekly New Wrap - College Killing, Sarnoff, Santeria and more

    Gunman Kills Six at Northern Illinois University - A gunman, police have yet to release his name, went on a shooting rampage at Northern Illinois University killing five students. The school put a comprehensive security plan, one they developed after the Virginia Tech shooting, into action as soon a ... More >>

  • News

    December 13, 2007

    And the Band Played On

    South Florida Impeachment Coaliton stages a sit-in at U.S. Rep. Kendrick Meek's office.

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2007

    Firm Fallout

    The city of Miami is poised to fork over $200K in a wrongful termination suit. Mary Conway had worked for the city as the director of Capital Improvement Projects since 2003 -- and was instrumental in a city investigation that led to the arrests of 14 city workers in her department earlier this year ... More >>

  • News

    October 25, 2007

    Orange Bowl Adios

    The crazy weirdness of the OB is what we’ll really miss

  • News

    September 14, 2006

    Waterfront Access Is for Commies

    "Miami residents should take development where we can get it. It’s basically our last chance."

  • News

    January 12, 2006

    Net Loss

    Jimbo's, a beloved chowder of old Florida and innocent days, is adrift

  • News

    June 30, 2005

    Breakin' the Law

    Miami resorts to threatening the feds in order to keep its secrets

  • News

    June 23, 2005

    RIP for the CIP?

    The police watchdog group's right to do its job is challenged

  • Music

    May 1, 2003

    Beautiful Curves

    Elegant and self-assured, Mariza immerses herself in the joys of fado

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the issue of November 23, 2000

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    A Bad News Brother

    Miami Beach Mayor Neisen Kasdin's bro Scott has trouble like you wouldn't believe

  • News

    June 24, 1999

    River of Cash

    The Miccosukees' $50 million swampside gamble showcases alligator rasslin' and traffic galore

  • News

    November 9, 1995

    Which Twin Has the Sony?

    Two musicians with the same name. One got a big recording deal. The other got a lawyer.

  • News

    May 25, 1995

    Raising Hell

    The growling noise emanating from the Dupont Plaza -- that's the sound assistant city attorneys make when they grumble

  • News

    January 26, 1995

    Dade Divided

    One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.

  • News

    December 16, 1992

    Dark Passage

    Which will kill you first: Commuting regularly across I-395 in the pitch blackness, or holding your breath until the DOT fixes the streetlights?