Miami Children's Hospital

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2014

    Deadmau5's Free Miami Tickets Gone in Under a Minute, Everyone Upset

    The least surprising news of the day is that tickets to Deadmau5's free February 15 show at Ice Palace Studios were gone in about a minute. A source confirms the 60-second sell-out time is right and that people were only allowed to request two tickets per account. Still, there's bound to be unhapp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2014

    Deadmau5 Announces Free Show at Miami's Ice Palace Studios February 15

    It seems that Deadmau5 and Space made good on their promise of putting on a 100-percent free event in Miami. This evening, Deadmau5 announced that it will take place on Saturday, February 15, at Ice Palace Studios in downtown Miami. The all-access show will have a capacity of 4,000. Tickets will be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2014

    Miami's DJ SonicC and Two Others Killed in Krome Avenue Car Accident

    Over the weekend, a head-on car accident on Krome Avenue tragically killed three people. At approximately 1:45 a.m. on Sunday morning, a Dodge Durango SUV driven by 19-year-old Erick Betancourt veered into oncoming traffic and smashed into a Chevy Cavalier. "The impact was so severe," Florida High ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 18, 2013

    Miami Children's Hospital Charity 5K: Join the Eating House Team

    Miami Children's Hospital is South Florida's only licensed free-standing specialty hospital exclusively for children. Founded in 1950, the not-for profit 289-bed hospital is world-renowned, with several specialty programs ranked among the best in the nation in the 2012-13 rankings by U.S.News & Wor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    Ten Best Music-Related Things Under $10 to Do in Miami This Weekend

    Psst... it's Friday. Before you let your imagination run wild with weekend plans that'll leave you with a fuzzy memory, huge headache, and an empty wallet, take a moment to realize that you can still have all that fun and save enough dolla bills to buy yourself a wad of cheese fries to help get ri ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Student Shot in Leg at Redland Middle School

    A male student at Redland Middle School was airlifted to a hospital today after being shot around 2:30 this afternoon on school grounds by another student. According to Local 10, the boy was a sixth grader and was grazed in the leg by the bullet.

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2013

    Bird Road IHOP Slammed Yesterday During Free Pancake Day

    Free flapjacks flew from the kitchen yesterday at the International House of Pancakes on Bird Road, near the Palmetto Expressway. Every February, IHOP offers one day of free pancakes to benefit charity. Although the griddlecakes are gratis, donations are encouraged, and 100 percent of any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Marco Rubio's Daughter Released from Hospital Following Golf Cart Crash

    Marco Rubio was campaigning with Mitt Romney in Central Florida on Saturday when he got the call that every parent fears: his 12-year-old daughter Amanda had been airlifted to Miami Children's Hospital after being involved in a golf cart accident.Luckily, Amanda has now been released from the hospit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Baby Girls Dies After Dad Leaves Her in Hot Car All Day in Doral

    A six-month-old baby girl died yesterday after her father forgot she was in his car, and left her there all day. The unidentified father says he dropped an older sibling off at the Doral Academy Elementary school and then went about his day. He didn't remember that the baby was strapped in a baby se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2012

    Fourth of July Declared DJ Laz Day by Hialeah Gardens

    See also "DJ Laz Returns to Miami Radio" and "DJ Laz Talks Returning to Miami Radio: 'I'm Still Split 50/50, But My Girl Miami's Gettin' a Little Extra at Bedtime.'" Despite the fact that every Fourth of July since 1776 has been set aside for the celebration of America's independence from those col ... More >>

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    May 24, 2012
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    February 28, 2012

    Free Flapjacks For 15 Hours at IHOP, Get 'Em While They're Hot

    ​Today the International House of Pancakes will be giving a free short stack of pancakes to everybody in celebration of National Pancake Day and to support the Children's Miracle Network of Miami. A short stack is equal to three buttermilk pancakes. In return each guest will be asked for a small d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 13, 2011

    The Rusty Pelican: A Peek Inside The Refurbished Place; Michael Gilligan Interview, Part Two

    Photo by Joni WilliamsExterior of the new Rusty Pelican.​They may have kept the old name, but everything else at the Rusty Pelican is new. And there isn't a tiki in sight.The menu has been overhauled and now features trendy items like the ahi tuna taco, eel foie gras and duck-fat fried Australian ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2011

    Homestead Man Stabs 12-Year-Old After Argument

    ​We're not sure what kind of grown man gets into a heated public argument with a random 12-year-old boy. We're certainly not sure what kind of man then decides it's a good idea to end the argument by pulling out a knife and stabbing the child. All we know is that kind of man is now apparently on t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2011

    Dad Accused of Killing Toddler During "Boxing Lessons" Commits Suicide in Jail

    ​Lee Willie DeJesus, a 25-year-old father from Homestead, was put behind bars last August after allegedly killing his two-year-old son during "boxing lessons". He spent the rest of his life there. On Saturday DeJesus was found hanging from his own bed sheets at the Miami-Dade jail.

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Parents Arrested After Malnourished Toddler Found Living in Filth

    Sholter and Collins have been charged with child neglect. ​Vincent Paul Collins, 25, and Savanah Lynn Sholter, 21, have been arrested after authorities found their two-year-old son abandoned in a Hialeah motel room surrounded by his own filth and a dead animal, and weighing only 15 pounds. The pai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Local Valentine's Day Edible Gift Ideas For a Sweetheart With a Sweet Tooth

    Heart-shaped sandwich cookies from Cookie Couture​Don't be that guy (or girl) who settles for any of these unforgivable last-minute Walgreens candies (or, worse, a teddy bear holding a heart.) If you're reading this blog, chances are you have particular culinary taste -- and probably so does your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Miami's Gourmet Food Truck Association Staffed an Accused Child Molester

    Enrique "Kiki" Alard, arrested after allegedly seducing a child on Craigslist.​The Gourmet Food Truck Association promised to bring order and profit to the local fledgling mobile grub scene. In December, it partnered with the Miami Children's Hospital to hold a food truck rally and toy drive in So ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Marco Rubio is in A Whole Lot of Personal Debt, May Have Used Party Money to Redo His Kitchen

    Marco Rubio talks a lot about fiscal responsibility and his ideas to save the economy. He also talks a lot about the national debt and ways to balance the budget. So you'd think the guy would have his own finances in order. Not true. Today, The Wall Street Journal singles Rubio out as one of the can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    305 Live: Rick Ross vs. Young Jeezy beef, DJ Laz with Radio Lollipop raises $144K and More in Local Hip-Hop News

    DJ Craze (photo by David "Dro" Rosario)​-- So it seems that Rick Ross has walked himself into another beef situation. After self-proclaiming victory with 50 Cent, it now seems that Mr. Rozay is aiming his sights towards labelmate and frequent collaborator (via DJ Khaled) Young Jeezy. This all ste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2010

    Two-Year-Old Accidentally Killed By Father During "Boxing Lesson"

    ​In today's roundup of horrible things: one toddler is dead after his father told police that a boxing lesson went bad and neglected to call 911, another toddler is recovering from a gunshot wound, a mother is charged with beating her four kids with extension cords, and another Florida panther is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2010

    Concert Review: Imogen Heap at the Fillmore Miami Beach, June 2

    ​Imogen HeapThe Fillmore Miami BeachWednesday, June 2, 2010Better Than: Having tea at the lady's place.The Review:The Fillmore Miami Beach could have been called, well, the Imogen Heap last night. It wasn't so much that the British chanteuse owned the room (though, in an odd way, she did do that t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Baby Injured in Attempted Homestead Kidnapping

    What is the deal with all this baby-related violence down in Homestead lately? Now a women is behind bars after she tried to snatch a one-month-old from its mother outside a medical center.Twenty-five-year-old Shalese Nicole Mostiller is behind bars after attempting to abduct the child. She sprayed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Intoxicated Mother Tased and Arrested for Beating Baby

    If there are any great truths in this crazy world of ours, things that most of humanity can agree upon, one of them is that babies are for hugging and kissing, not beating. Sadly a mother in Homestead has been arrested for severely beating her 7-month-old child.The incident happened last night, arou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2010

    Toddler Injured in SUV Hit and Run

    ​You have to be pretty cold-hearted to hit a pedestrian with a vehicle and speed off, but to hit a little girl and not stay at the scene? Wow. Two-year-old Natalie Garcia was walking with her teenage sister on a sidewalk in Southwest Miami-Dade when an SUV jumped the curb and hit her.A witness tra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2009

    Arts Budget Meetings Tonight

    WikicommonsIf you come, they will save it​The battle to save the liveability of Miami-Dade County continues tonight.If you haven't heard, the Mayor's office has proposed $11 million in cuts to the county's arts programming budget, which would put roughly 400 arts organizations out of business.Miam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalOnce-great writer visits once-great newsroom. [Herald]The death of two infants in March at Miami Children's Hospital is being blamed on bad plumbing that spread a virus. [NBCMiami]More poll numbers confirm what everyone knows: There is a snowball's chance in Hell that Marco Rubio is going to wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    News Roundup

    News5 people were shot outside a Miami Gardens night club, but it seems all will recover. [UPI]Is there anything left to cut? McClatchy, The Herald's parent company, plans to eliminate another 1600 jobs company wide. That's 15% of its remaining work force. [Bloomberg]All these recent cases of Medica ... More >>

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    November 10, 2005
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    June 9, 2005
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    June 24, 2004

    The Unwanted Test

    It wasn't part of the school curriculum, and for one girl who is HIV-positive, it was a bad idea

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    March 25, 2004

    Risky Business

    Star sings a new tune

  • News

    March 11, 2004

    Cavity Depravity

    The rotten roots of a sweet HMO deal rip dental health from the mouths of babes

  • News

    December 26, 2002

    One For the Heart

    A UN of doctors saves a little American from ventricular septal defect

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    December 12, 2002

    Officer Trouble

    Golden Beach's problem cop struggles to make a career

  • News

    July 19, 2001

    The Carlos Lacasa File

    Meet the most powerful politician you know nothing about

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    An American Dream Expires

    A little boy arrived from Saint Lucia to have a dangerous tumor removed. The tumor is gone, but so is his home and his ability to move.

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    November 26, 1998

    Night and Day

    NOV. 26-DEC.2

  • News

    August 20, 1998

    He Made Dade

    Battling cancer, veteran pol Dante Fascell talks of war, Cuba, and a lifetime of putting Miami on the map

  • News

    April 30, 1998

    Miami's Man in Havana

    Unrepentant leftist, friend to Castro, and loyal Cuban, Max Lesnik continues to defy the ideological mandates of el exilio

  • News

    August 17, 1995

    Bodies and Souls

    A young pastor aims his church's meager resources at some of Miami's neediest.

  • Music

    May 4, 1995

    Children's Ward

    A song, a video, an oportunity to help kids affected by AIDS

  • News

    April 20, 1995

    Father Knows Arrest

    Scott Curry vowed the tykes who scuffled with his son would get what was coming to them. But he was the one who got busted.

  • News

    January 12, 1995

    Tears of a Clown

    Fredgie's quest for kids' show success hasn't exactly been a barrel of laughs -- but then again, it sure is a funny business

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    October 20, 1993
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    September 18, 1991
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    September 11, 1991