Lydia Martin

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    One Herald Plaza: Thanks for the Memories

    Close to 1,000 former Miami Herald and El Nuevo Herald staffers descended on One Herald Plaza Wednesday afternoon. Reporters. Advertising executives. Printing-press mechanics. Bookkeepers. Publishers. Janitors. They all came to pay their final respects to the place that has defined journalism in thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2013

    Short Order Wins RA Sushi Competition, Homeless Pets Benefit

    The competition was stiff. Six of the city's top food talent, engaged in a sushi battle royale to benefit their charity of choice. Only one could take home top prize - a place on the menu at RA Sushi and funds for their cause. With high stakes and tough competition, Short Order took first place on b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2013

    RA Sushi's Foodies Show Heart Charity Event: Vote for Short Order

    About a week ago RA Sushi extended a challenge to me and other food writers in Miami -- create a sushi roll for an event at the popular restaurant. If it gets the most votes -- both online and in person -- it will be featured on the menu for 30 days -- with a portion of proceeds donated to your favo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2012

    Hedy Goldsmith's Baking Out Loud: Book Parties and Video Previews

    Baking Out Loud, Hedy Goldsmith's first book is finally coming out in about a month. The 224-page tome features 80 recipes by the talented executive pastry chef at Michael's Genuine Food & Drink and photographs by Ben Fink.Many of the treats featured in Baking Out Loud are upgraded riffs on the ... More >>

  • News

    June 16, 2005

    Bombshell Blowback

    The Miami Herald's shamelessly extravagant promotion of a lousy book sets the newsroom aflame

  • Music

    December 2, 2004

    Secret Santa

    Let the New Times be your music guide during this holiday season

  • Calendar

    November 18, 2004
  • Music

    July 26, 2001


    Bold booking draws top ratings, topples dictatorship, at Second Annual Latin Grammy Awards

  • News

    December 16, 1999


    Delusions of candor