Miami Beach Building Department

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2014

    Swanky SoBe Restaurant Bâoli Accused of Forgery and Fraud in Landlord's Lawsuit

    It's getting late at the South Beach restaurant Bâoli when ripped, shirtless waiters start pouring liquor directly into women's mouths. Bass lines thunder from the DJ booth built right in the middle of the Collins Avenue dining room. Soon dancers in sequined thongs leap onto the bar and gyrate to t ... 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

    November 28, 1996

    First the Bumbling, Then the Crumbling

    What's that pile of rubble doing on the corner of Fifth and Meridian? That's how they protect historically significant buildings in South Beach!

  • News

    November 14, 1996

    Maison Paco Raboondoggle

    He just wanted to build a huge condo with his name on it, but all he got was a big stink

  • News

    June 8, 1995

    A Good Time Wasn't Had By All

    As his new nightclub struggles to stay afloat, Neil Cohen's creditors say he's a real S.O.B.