Master of his domains
Wanna know how county commissioners earn their keep? Don't bother checking financial disclosure forms.
For two years Goya Foods has waged a war to prevent its workers from unionizing. Now things are starting to get really ugly.
Years behind schedule and way over budget, the performing arts center is another Miami miracle
A Prayer for Natacha
How a former FBI agent with a yen for computers became one of the most powerful men in Miami
Created after the 1980 riots, the Metro Miami Action Plan was supposed to level the playing field for blacks. What happened?
The paving of Amelia Earhart Park is all about a political vendetta
Let's say you've got a serious zoning problem. Here's what you do: Show up at county hall with armed with allies and solid arguments. Surely your elected representatives will do the right thing.
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
No doubt about it, Raul Martinez is Hialeah's mayor-for-life. The question is: Can Herman Echevarria's Penelas-driven political machine succeed in killing him?
The race to develop Homestead Air Force Base could soon hit a major snag. It's called Mother Nature.
The Cuban American Defense League wanted a little official recognition. They got it.
In the soap opera that is Hialeah politics, Herman Echevarria might be poised to supplant Raul Martinez as leading man.
The most lucrative contract in the history of Miami International Airport is about to be awarded to one lucky company
While you were sound asleep, the Dade County Commission spent hundreds of millions of your dollars. Aren't you glad they didn't bother to wake you?
Carlos Herrera leaped up from Hialeah, took aim, and got himself a beauty: Homestead Air Force Base
Dade and its municipalities have more sister cities than you can shake a nightstick at
One thing is clear: Some county commissioners broke the law last December. Another thing isn't so clear: Will they ever be punished?
You're a very important person. Someone with influence. A big-shot bureaucrat. A friggin' Dade County Commissioner! And when you travel, you expect those airlines to understand that you want to go first class all the way.
She's naive. She lacks experience. She's too "nice" to survive in Dade's policitical jungle. So why is Katy Sorenson so dangerous?
One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.
At last an agreement between the county and the feds over Dade's sewage mess. The price could make you gag.
Bruce Kaplan won his county commission race this past spring, but don't look for him when hey're handing out the Mr. Nice Guy awards
Conchy Bretos gets dumped from her county job, the list of suspects grows, and the State Attorney's Office is nowhere to be seen
Metro Movers down Marlins in county commissioners' debut
Morales is a pervert! Caldwell is a slut! Penelas is a pansy! Welcome to politics in the City of Progress!