Monty Trainer

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2012

    Coconut Grove Arts Festival: Food and Chefs Galore

    We have four chefs demonstrating their specialties each day and people can see them in person with just the $10 price of general admission.

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2009

    Short Order Puts the Kibbosh on a New Monty's in the City Beautiful A fish out of water? The Coral Gables City Commission last week approved a lease at 2325 Galiano St. for a restaurant "doing business as Monty's Coral Gables." After Short Order contacted a few people, though, the name changed.

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2006

    Lobbyist Lovin' Herald

    Pucker up We here at Miami New Times love Curtis Morgan. He's one of the Miami Herald's finest writers. And lobbyist Rodney Barreto isn't the worst influence peddler at County Hall. But the decision by Morgan and his editors to publish a puff piece about Barreto in this morning's paper leaves ... More >>

  • News

    April 22, 2004

    Welcome to Fabulous Tallahassee

    Where your humble state legislators work hard by day and play hard by night

  • Calendar

    May 29, 2003

    The Royals

    Long live los viejitos

  • News

    November 8, 2001

    Letters from the Issue of November 8, 2001

    Three Stupid Screwballs: What do you expect when you spit in the eye of a wounded nation?

  • News

    October 25, 2001

    New Face, Old Connections

    Miami mayoral candidate Manny Diaz may look like an outsider, but his political history places him squarely on the inside

  • News

    August 30, 2001

    Digital Intrigue

    Did Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver deceive commissioners in an effort to steer a lucrative software contract to a friend? The friend says no. Shiver isn't talking.

  • News

    January 27, 2000

    Take Me Out to the ... Parking Lot?

    Open spaces: check. Sewer runoff: check. Locked gate: check. Yep, this is indeed a Miami park!

  • News

    March 25, 1999
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    July 23, 1998

    Don't Call Me a Lobbyist!

    Even though my name is Chris Korge and Alex Penelas is my best buddy and all the commissioners are indebted to me and I guarantee you'll get that fat county contract

  • News

    October 17, 1996

    Guess Who's Coming... to Dinner Key?

    Now playing: A fight over a prime piece of Miami bayfront property. Will the city fo Hollywood or choose a tamer role for the old boat yard?

  • News

    June 13, 1996

    Big Wheel Keep on Turnin'

    Outgoing U.S. Attorney Kendall Coffey has a little farewell soiree, at which everyone remains fully clothed

  • News

    April 11, 1996

    Crime & Nourishment

    In Miami breaking bread has become an intricate part of breaking the law

  • News

    March 14, 1996

    Wasted Space

    This waterfront plot in Coconut Grove isn't park land,it's a factory. A lawsuit factory.

  • News

    December 7, 1995

    King Crab

    Maverick editor-publisher Jack King delights in goring the Grove's sacred cows

  • Culture

    November 2, 1995
  • News

    July 27, 1995

    Dade's Greatest Hits

    A requiem for some heavyweights that have tussled with the wrecking ball and lost

  • News

    December 25, 1991

    The Parade Has Passed Her By

    Celia Touzet's decade-old Fiesta by the Bay has vanished from Bayfront Park's New Year's Eve landscape

  • News

    April 24, 1991