Nowadays, the city of Miami Beach finds parts of itself underwater about eight times a year. In fact, a "King Tide," during which flooding is usually the worst, is expected for tomorrow. Right now that's a pain in the butt, but according to a new study by the Union of Concerned Scientists things wil ... More >>
What was contaminating our drinking water? Who knows - Dade officials stopped looking.
Scoundrels allegedly gorged themselves on millions stolen from MIA, and now a prominent politician is implicated in the conspiracy
There are good reasons to vote August 31, but the county mayor's race isn't one of them. Here are five reasons why.
If you were Steve Shiver, why would you meet with one lobbyist when you could meet with a bunch of them?
As Marta Perez has discovered, the school board can be a very lonely place when you're trying to be a reformer
On the eve of its permanent disfigurement, the Miami Circle unleashed its mysterious powers of survival
For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.
Brothers to the Rescue
Waste dumps, illicit lobbying, paid supporters, hidden agendas. Or politics as usual in Miami-Dade County.
He managed to leave office without being indicted, which may explain why Miami Beach's former mayor feels free to unload on development, corruption, and the bad boys across the bay
To win the most important election in Dade County history, the top mayoral candidates have hacked the voting public to pieces
If racial strife and political bickering were crimes, the entire staff of Dade County's corrections department would be locked up
The continuing success of lobbyist Ron Book: Perverse proof of how much lawmakers need lawbreakers
Carlos Herrera leaped up from Hialeah, took aim, and got himself a beauty: Homestead Air Force Base
Vietnam left him paralyzed and in constant pain. But his female co-workers -- who have spent the past fifteen years fending off unwanted advances and inappropriate comments -- say his greatest handicaps are from the neck up.