Mike Rodriguez

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    Montefiore Café: Kosher with a Twist of Lemon and Parsley

    The atmosphere is what you might expect from a kosher restaurant in Mid Beach: an Israeli having a pressed bagel sandwich while talking business on his cell phone, two Orthodox women wearing tichels (kerchiefs) on their heads and donning casual uniforms of long denim skirts. Located at 41st Street ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2014

    Louis Salgar, Miami Punk Musician and Bartender, Murdered

    "RIP, brother." Family, friends, bandmates, and barmates are mourning the loss of Louis Salgar. Yesterday at approximately 3 p.m., the 31-year-old punk musician and bartender was found dead in his home at NE Eighth Court and 85th Street just east of Biscayne Boulevard. He was shot and killed, acc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2011

    Secret Arms Talk Strange Noise, Kicking It With Crossfade, and Satanism

    ​Do you really, honestly, genuinely need a fucking reason to come party with Crossfade at the Stage tomorrow night? OK, fine. Here's a bunch: (1) It's totally free; (2) I thought we were friends; (3) What the fuck else you gonna do on a Thursday?; and also (4) Furious Dudes!; (5) Bulletproof ... More >>

  • News

    March 27, 2003

    Suits vs. Roots

    Did NBC "professionalize" Channel 51's Cuba coverage? Or just weaken it?