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Miami River

  • News

    June 5, 2014
  • News

    September 26, 2013
  • Blogs

    September 19, 2013

    Miami's Toxic Parks: Leaders Ignore Problems Beyond Coconut Grove

    After locals were stung by the revelation that Miami leaders have known for two years that toxic ash is poisoning the Coconut Grove neighborhood surrounding its long-closed "Old Smokey" trash incinerator, city officials wasted little time last week confronting the latest environmental crisis. Just ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2013

    Taste of Brickell Food & Wine Festival: Get Half-Priced VIP Tickets

    The Taste of Brickell Food & Wine Festival takes over Miami Circle for two days of good food, great wine, and entertainment.On Saturday, March 23, and Sunday, March 24, from noon to 10 p.m., more than 40 local restaurants will entice you with their fare as you sample hundreds of fine wines and s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2013

    Capriccio On The River Coming Soon

    A new restaurant is opening on the Miami River. A sign has risen in front of the walkway of the swanky high-rise Brickell on the River's North Tower, near Tobacco Road and The Capital Grille. Follow the brown-brick road and you're led to the back end of the tower where there's a huge terrace and wal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2012

    Top Five Places to Drink With a View: Tequila, Fine Champagne, and a Sunset

    We are dedicated to saving Scotty's Landing, one of the city's best venues with a view, so even though we named the best places for brew with a view last month -- Scotty's was number four -- we are bringing you more.Short Order scoured the rooftops and beachfronts of Miami -- a tough task for anyone ... More >>

  • News

    April 12, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Miami Shipper Antillean Marine Charged With Oil Pollution

    via Wikimedia CommonsIt was like this, except the birds were alive and probably not covered in oil.​Miami River shipping company Antillean Marine has been charged with knowingly dumping oil into U.S. waters, then falsifying its records to omit the offense, which could cost them more than $1.5 mill ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    Five Great Restaurant Dishes For $20 or Under

    billwisserphoto.comBistro 555 charcuterie plate​Here at Short Order, our collectively beady eyes are always on the lookout for delectable plates of food that do not require a ransom to acquire. On the one hand, there are more than five such deals; on the other, there aren't as many as one might th ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 4, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    License to Kilt: Waxy O'Connor's Opening Party

    It took just over two months to get it together, but Waxy O'Connor'​s Irish Pub is throwing a Grand Opening soiree this Thursday, November 19th, from 7:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. The pub and eatery, located downtown on the Miami River, will feature an open bar for the first two hours, followed by "kill ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Waxys On The River Goes Reggae Wednesdays with Kulcha Shok Muzik

    Jacob KatelThe Miami River is calling your name.​Every bar/restaurant that's into getting green should throw a good reggae night. What better for the kitchen than a high-life crowd of hungry people smoked out on the river?Waxy's On The River (690 SW 1st Court) is taking a piece of the action with ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    News Roundup

    Amongst other changes, Mayor-elect Regalado plans to start talking about Cuba and Venezuela more. Right after he fixes those potholes and fires Chief Timoney I presume. [Herald]The Coast Guard will unload nearly 5 tons of Cocaine in Miami (or roughly a New Year's Eve worth for SoBe partying) today. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2009

    Murder Miami Style: Mafia Killer Pictured, Reward Offered

    Miami police have issued this composite drawing of the man who killed retired cop Robert Yee execution-style last Friday in a Miami boatyard, An $11,000 reward is being offered for help in tracking down the guy. Yee, age 61, was shot in the back of the head by someone who was seek ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Smoke, Drink (For Free) and Chill (Tonight) at Area 31

    Area 31 at the Epic Hotel makes you feel rich and powerful, like you're at the top of the world, even if you're only 16 floors up. Our beautiful skyline, infinity poolside chillin', a cool breeze, ships chugging along the Miami River -- it's a scenic place, and perfect for a drink and a smoke.D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2009

    Down By The River Gourmet Bistro

    Located across the Miami River on the ground level of NEO Lofts (10 SW South River Drive), River Gourmet Bistro and Market was recently debuted by Miami natives Alina Portuondo-Freyre and Teresa Alexandria-Hernandez (the same women behind For the Love of Food Catering). The menu is a potpourri of fa ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 12, 2009

    Do You Have LOVE for Miami?

    Now that’s a platform we can all support.

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2008

    Miami River: The River of Death?

    Watch out for floating bodies. It wasn't all that long ago that we were slapping each other on the back and toasting an entire month without a murder in Miami. Well, it looks like its high time to welcome everyone back to the Magic City we all know and love, a place where two bodies mysteriously ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2008

    Give Bike Thieves A Helluva Time

    To the punk who stole my bicycle from in front of the Downtown Courthouse: I won that bicycle in a contest and had only enjoyed it for two days before you figured you could use it for something better. Maybe you pawned it for crack. Maybe it wound up on a cargo freighter on the Miami River- the kin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2007

    Bike to Florida City

    Good news -- two quickies, bikers: First, this Friday will mark the opening of the last stretch of the “Miami-Dade Busway Project,” a six and a half-mile multi-use path from the Dadeland South Metrorail that connects all the way to Florida City – that’s about twenty-one miles. The busway ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2007
  • Blogs

    September 21, 2007

    Restaurant Comings and Goings

    The swank new Regent South Beach hotel, which debuted all of a year ago, is now operating under new management, a group called Vincci Hoteles. Does this mean that the property’s signature restaurant, Table 8, will be deep-sixed? We’ll have to wait and see.......New owners of B.E.D. Miami, which ... More >>

  • Film

    August 23, 2007

    Splice of Life

    The Rewind/Fast Forward Film and Video Festival brings found footage and more to Miami

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2007
  • Blogs

    June 21, 2007

    New Restaurant News: DeVito's, Twinkie Tiramisu, and More

    It is an astounding statistic: 99 percent of all new restaurants go out of business within the first six minutes. Or something like that. Still, this doesn’t deter one feckless restaurateur after another from trying their hands at the hazardous game. They all go in confident that they’ve got som ... More >>

  • Dining

    December 28, 2006

    Déjà View

    Same taste, same waste of space

  • Calendar

    August 31, 2006

    The Drinks Are Stronger

    And the lights are brighter there

  • News

    February 16, 2006

    Fewer Lawmen

    May mean more lawlessness

  • Shops and Wares

    May 12, 2005

    BEST JUNK

    Stone Age Antiques

  • News

    April 21, 2005

    Burial Plots

    Sensitive sites get short shrift from the city

  • Calendar

    November 27, 2003

    Street Theater

    Fervent days, absurd dramatics

  • Calendar

    November 13, 2003

    Talking Dead

    Historic graveyard tells Miami tale

  • Dining

    March 21, 2002

    An Excellent Point

    By the big shoe, some scrumptious Barcelonan treats

  • Calendar

    January 25, 2001

    Domino Theory

    "DominoMiami"

  • News

    January 11, 2001

    Squeeze Play

    When an influential developer wants to cram a size-10 project on a size-4 parcel of waterfront land, who can he turn to for help? The ever-accommodating Miami City Commission, of course.

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    Magic Primeval

    Don't tell archaeologist Bob Carr that the mysterious Miami Circle is just a bunch of holes in the ground. He knows better than that.

  • News

    July 13, 2000

    Jiang Zemin Stuns World, Embraces Democracy

    Letters from the issue of July 13, 2000

  • Best of Miami

    May 11, 2000
  • Restaurants

    May 11, 2000
  • City Life

    May 11, 2000
  • City Life

    May 11, 2000

    Best Mile Of Miami

    Fourteenth Street from North Bayshore to NW North River Drive

  • Dining

    March 9, 2000
  • Calendar

    April 1, 1999

    Night & Day

    April 1-7, 1999

  • News

    April 1, 1999
  • News

    July 23, 1998

    Captain Courageous

    Miami's notoriously dirty, crime-ridden river is flowing a little cleaner these days thanks to Coast Guard Capt. Dave Miller

  • News

    March 6, 1997

    Urban Shipwreck

    Local, state, and federal authorities have been trying for years to dislodge the Rex Bear from the Miami River, but it simply won't budge

  • News

    October 5, 1995

    A Manatee, a Plan, a Canal . . .

    Six years in the works and still controversial: Dade environmental officials submit their manatee-protection proposal

  • News

    July 27, 1995

    Standing Still

    Historic landmarks in preservation limbo

  • News

    March 16, 1995

    Bad to the Bone

    It's sad when a manatee dies because of a careless boater. What took place on Watson Island went beyond sad.

  • News

    December 1, 1993

    Toxic Runways

    Years of neglect have poisoned the land and contaminated the water under Miami International Airport. Investigators are just now beginning to grasp how bad it is. It's very bad.

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