Did you know that there's a chocolate factory right here in Miami that specializes in private label productions and premium label sweets? We've got our own version of Willy Wonka, and it's called Tierra Nueva. The local chocolate-makers launched here two years ago, but just recently they've introdu ... More >>
A Miami Dade College employee made a grisly discovery this morning, stumbling upon a dead body in a bathroom at the university's Kendall campus.The employee found the unidentified man's corpse between 6 and 7 a.m. A message was quickly sent out to university faculty, staff, and students, but police ... More >>
Lee KleinCG's Pub BurgerOn Monday we put up this photo of a hamburger and asked the simple question: Where it at?Well, granted, it was a tough one. Excepting the fries and size of the burger, there wasn't much to go on. Guesses ranged from -- well, just about every burger joint in town was mentio ... More >>
John Zur Mini coconut with toppings & mini chocolate with toppings. Pinkberry, known for its tart frozen yogurt, opened in Kendall in March 2011. Located in The Prado Shopping Center, the place has been hailed as a "strong neighborhood store," according to director of operations Jeyson ... More >>
Economic reports are clear that South Florida's third largest industry -- after fabricating massive housing bubbles and churning out "I'm In Miami Bitch" t-shirts -- is marijuana grow houses. One in every three homes in Kendall, in fact, is actually an empty shell full of sophisticated pot-farmin ... More >>
Red Koi TruckIf you've secretly yearned for a California roll as you drive through Kendall or North Miami Beach. your prayers have been answered. The Red Koi Gourmet Food Truck will make its debut this weekend at Carnaval on the Mile.Food to be served by the Red Koi truck includes Californi ... More >>
Laine DossLess than an hour's drive south from Miami lies a totally different world. The vehicle of choice more likely John Deere than Mercedes and instead of the ocean, you'll encounter miles of green farmland. A trip to the Redland is truly a trip back in time to old Florida. The Redland, ... More >>
Police are searching for a man involved in two robberies in the Kendall area who got his hands on more than stolen items. In the two robberies, a man ambushed women as they arrived home. Threatening his victims with a knife he stole their purses, and then proceeded to fondle the women on the brea ... More >>
The Happiness StruggleNothing Rhymes With Orange The Happiness Struggle (Leftfield)nrwo.net It's been a long six years since the Coccaro brothers have inflicted the local scene with their Anglophile musings and quite frankly, I'm extremely pleased with the time taken. Music journalism can ... More >>
Photo via Sports GrillCan't get enough of March Madness? The Final Four's ahead -- after the University of Kentucky takes out those Ivy League wimps from Cornell. Sports Grill on SW 104th Street and 147th Avenue the place to do it. Why? The joint serves, by far, the meatiest and tastiest wings ... More >>
Photo by Lee KleinWhat it is: As we say, some sorta shrimp dish.But where it at? Seafood shack? Tourist trap? Italian place in Kendall? If you guess it right, we'll let you know in the comments section. If not, the answer will come at the end of the week.
Commissioner Angel Gonzalez will resign Friday as part of an agreement with prosecutors, after setting his daughter up with a no-show job. He'll now face only misdemeanor charges. [CBS4]In his first public comments since resigning, John Timoney says he's pleased and proud with the job he's ... More >>
The suspected Cat Killer has received numerous threats, forcing police to investigate them. [CBS4]Meanwhile, the Miami Herald and CBS4 won their crusade to have the kid's arrest affidavit unsealed -- kinda. It'll be released in July. [CBS4]Adam Kaufman, the Aventura developer accused of killing ... More >>
Local 70 samples have been taken from patients in Florida suspected of having swine flu. Only three were sent along to Atlanta because they weren't found to be something else, and the results from those three could come back today. [CBS4] WSVN is suiting Nielsen, the ratings people, for being a mon ... More >>
"Here's hoping community journalism finds new and sturdier outlets."
After OJ Simpson had to switch his residency to a prison pen, Kendall has been missing a sports star resident to call its own. Well, trading OJ Simpson for Michael Jordan would be a major coup. As first reported by The Palm Beach Post, it seems Michael Jordan and his 30 year-old Cuban-American beau ... More >>
Your friendly former Kendall neighbor OJ Simpson is facing sentencing today. He could get anywhere from six year to life. [AP]Charlie Crist was at Art Basel yesterday, and CBS4 asked him about a possible Senate run. He said he is not interested. That is all ...what? I do not have any closet jokes th ... More >>
This massage offers so much more than a happy ending.
"Marijuana causes many health and social problems. It lowers testosterone levels and causes sterility."
Food at On the Border is off the mark
Hydroponic marijuana production is growing up
Our letters section has gone to the dogs
There's more to the suburbs than meets the eye
Three kids from suburban Miami found a clever way to relieve their boredom: They launched an attack on a police station
From nightclubs to culture wars to defending the defenders
Maroosh aims to make friends, and does
Letters from the Issue of January 24, 2002