Like most librarians in Miami-Dade County, Julio Granda Jr. was worried about the financial future of his institution. Under County Mayor Carlos Gimenez, the system had lost $30 million in funding over several years and, in the summer of 2013, was staring down an additional $20 million cut. But whe ... More >>
Here's a simple equation for foodies: Julia Child is to French cooking as (blank) is to Italian cooking. If you said Marcella Hazan, you're both correct and saddened. Ms Hazan, the woman who brought Italian cuisine to American homes, died Sunday in Longboat Key, Florida at the age of 89. Hazan w ... More >>
Miami Heat star Dwyane Wade is no stranger to fashion provocation, but gauging by the reaction from his stroll into Chicago's United Center last night in a tailored Gucci suit that featured ankle-flashing capri pants, you would have assumed he'd shown up in a rainbow Speedo and glittery suspenders. ... More >>
Chad Weller, a Miami-based ultra athlete and running coach, has kept to a vegan diet for 18 of his 35 years on earth. He's been an endurance runner for 15 of those, and has competed in more than one hundred races to date, 10 of which were 100-milers. He's got 20 races and two more 100-mile competiti ... More >>
Despite the fact he may have already gotten legally married, Chris Bosh is officially walking down the aisle with Adrienne Williams next month. Like any respectable sports star, Bosh had to have one hell of a bachelor party. A four-day trip to Las Vegas that Bosh dubbed "The Hangover 3" included ... More >>
When you think about it, Space Between Words is a project that's been decades in the making. And their CD release party tonight at Titanic Brewery is a milestone in a lifelong journey. The bandmates are high school friends from all over the globe: vocalist Steve was born in Germany; guitarist V ... More >>
Courtesy of Valentino: The Last Emperor Valentino inspects a crimson masterpiece.Fashion weeks are like assholes -- nearly every city has them. And while the offerings from New York, Paris, and Milan are hands down the most influential, it's hard to ignore our Funkshion and Rock Fashion wh ... More >>
Kicking the model beat on Lincoln Road.
Highlights come from all over the Southern Hemisphere.
Americans who still think of Latin music as mariachi bands and gyrating Ricky Martins and Shakiras might want to lend a closer ear to the genre. This country's Hispanic population isn't just growing, it's growing more diverse. More and more unique musical styles are being gobbled up, and that should ... More >>
"I am one of the grateful grubs who know from personal experience that your review is uncharacteristically cruel. Where is your sparkle?"
Blake Fisher's nudes in nature pack a wallop.
No surprise when it comes to breasts, Miami is best
Orishas cast a spell on fans worldwide
Flatlining fare mixes trash with treasure
Stephanie Teele asks a court to overturn the felony conviction of Miami's most famous suicide
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They say you can't buy happiness. Tell it to Miami's footwear-craving fashionistas.
You've seen the revolutionary photo, now here's the soap opera
The debut from Sol Theatre sticks to calm seas
Welcome to the world of Anastasia Monster of Art, where low art and the high life meet in an orgy of self-glorified kitsch
Miccosukee designer Renee Osceola combines a flair for high fashion with an acute understanding of native tradition
Willy Chirino gets slippery
Miami is going to miss you. Your vision for the city. Your political savvy. Your cosmopolitan sophistication. Your utter gall.
A Swiss jury finds art connoisseur/embezzler Robert Polo guilty as charged A thirteen times over
Jack Leonard has opened his South Dade home to Guatemalan migrants. What more can he do?