Just off the six lanes of Tamiami Trail, west of Florida's Turnpike and behind a Kentucky Fried Chicken, a secret gate leads to a backyard where dugout canoes rest under a chickee hut. Across the grass and through a sliding-glass door is a living room that doubles as the Medicine Signs Spiritual Cen ... More >>
Kick back, relax, and get your party juices flowing ... It's Friday! By the end of the weekend, you would have gotten your eggs fried at the Electric Pickle (you'll understand what we mean in a few seconds), jammed with the Jacuzzi Boys at Churchill's, and busted a move with Mom at the Backyard Bo ... More >>
A wrongful death lawsuit against the Miccosukee Tribe over a fatal car accident on tribal lands has once again run into resistance in the courts. On January 20, 2009, Coconut Grove resident Tatiana Furry left Miccosukee Resort and Gaming after a night of gambling and drinking, then got into a head- ... More >>
Ever notice that sign for the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians on Marlins Park? Well, the management of Magic City Casino sure has, and they are not happy with it. The casino believes that it violates a contract it has with the county that forbids Miami-Dade from harming their slot revenue, and they'd ve ... More >>
The "#1 Stunna" has chosen a new enemy. Three years ago, ex-con Steven Thiele was successfully sued by the Miccosukee Tribe of Indians after he bought the domain names miccosukeetribeofindians.com, miccosukeetribeofindiansofflorida.com, and billycypress.com, and tried to sell them to the tri ... More >>
The Ritz-Carlton Public RelationsIf at first you don't succeed, try again. Cantina Beach at the Ritz-Carlton in Key Biscayne reopened its freshly refurbished doors on November 15 after a kitchen fire caused its closure over the summer. "The new Cantina Beach offers innovative menu additions with ... More >>
The Internal Revenue Service is investigating Billy Cypress, the former leader of the Miccosukee Tribe for income tax violation. Cypress, who oversaw the construction of the tribe's casino in Southwest Miami Dade, had a high roller's reputation that included frequent trips to Las Vegas, says the Mia ... More >>
Drink and dine this Saturday, April 10 at the 7th Miccosukee Tribe of Indians Coral Gables Wine & Food Festival. For $50 you can sample foods from 30 restaurants and drink the grape from 20-plus wineries. Grey Goose vodka and Martini vermouth -- sponsors of the event -- will also be serving c ... More >>
"They tried to make him out as an innocent victim, but he has a record of drinking, drugs, and speeding."
A woman perishes in a collision with an Indian leader's kin. Her family cries coverup.
Local wordsmith jams true
Giant bronze dolphins and Miccosukees in the golf zone
Live a little, learn a little at Miccosukee fest
As the acknowledged scientific expert on the Glades, Ron Jones brought Florida International University prestige and millions in grants, so naturally the school tried to have him arrested
Unless Manny Diaz tops him, Dexter is the hottest candidate for the 2004 county race
Can one man fix the nation's fourth-largest school system?
Should 2700 little birds be allowed to hold up the reclaiming of the Everglades?
Watch illusionist/magician hang from burning rope in straitjacket!
Please, don't call the art they like primitive
One thing about Steve Shiver's future as the county's chief executive: It'll never be lonely at the top
Miccosukee Indian Arts Festival
The battle over Homestead is déjà vu all over again
Officials insist the Lake Belt created by limestone mining in Northwest Miami-Dade will be an eco-panacea. Critics say that's all wet.
Miccosukee designer Renee Osceola combines a flair for high fashion with an acute understanding of native tradition
Lawmen, developers, and environmentalists have made Everglades hunters feel like an endangered species
The fight may be about houses in the Everglades, but the battle is about Miccosukee independence by paula park
When Everglades National Park chief Dick Ring held a feel-good camp-out in the Dry Tortugas, he really toasted some people's marshmallows
Toxic sewage spawns swamp monsters; officials say no cause for alarm
He thought he was just doing his job and playing by the rules. Then he learned that the rules are very different in the sovereign nation of the Miccosukee.
A century of messing with Mother Nature has robbed the Everglades of too much water. Now we don't even have enough for ourselves.