Jacob KatelDebbie Brooks - VFW bartender since about 1995 Miami Beach VFW Post 3559 is the best kept secret on the beach, particularly on Memorial Day. All the regulars were cool with me, but nobody there seemed too keen on the idea of the whole world finding out about their $2.50 beers or $3. ... More >>
As the fest shows, the best movies are now made outside the U.S.
Tarragon Middle East Market has been open in South Miami since 1994. Hassan Mehaydli runs the place with his twin brother. I went in to check out the place, got a free sample of baklawa (AKA baklava) and asked Hassan a couple of questions. BTW, the baklawa was awesome.New Times: Is it mostly Middle ... More >>
Gasp! A couple of Hollywood blockbusters made the cut.
Dance giant Paul van Dyk gets down to his music's nuts and bolts.
A 10-piece French troupe creates a musical utopia.
Wreckage and rockers in Wynwood
"I am finally free from persecution”
Death and near-death experiences haunt these fly guys
Jose Padilla is (a) a punk; (b) a terrorist in training; (c) an unwitting pawn for Uncle Sam and al-Qaeda; or (d) all of the above
You can hear an art history lecture in this town, and read Ocean Drive for free too
No buzz, just first-rate Middle Eastern cooking
Art Miami is kickin it with international flair
With "As the Rush Comes," Gabriel & Dresden establishes itself as dance music's favorite odd couple
Performers unhinged by their artistry
Elia makes "Mediterranean" cuisine make sense
Graze at the Lebanese lounge at South Pointe
What do Hillary Clinton, Bob Graham, and Dorrin Rolle have in common? They're all wooing helpful partners
Filmmaking in Miami: There is a time to just say no
Minding the store with Boca Raton turntablist DJ Hardware
Both are in South Florida and both attracted terrorists, but they could not be more different
Sitting in the Caribbean is possibly the best assortment of cuisines anywhere in the world
Get off your butt and do the dabkeh
Four more cases of egregious ineptitude at the Immigration and Naturalization Service
A terrorism survivor and expert digs into the bin Laden dilemma
Scary brain food
Sam, Sam the Pita Man
Battling cancer, veteran pol Dante Fascell talks of war, Cuba, and a lifetime of putting Miami on the map
South Florida fraud investigators find themselves fighting a new form of chicanery: the lease fleece
The greatest reggaeman comes back from the dread
Political gangster or humble servant, Miriam Alonso wins either way