Inside the jam-packed arena, thousands held their breath and waited to learn the identity of the shadowy "Investor." In Total Nonstop Action Wrestling's twisting narrative, the mysterious character had been wreaking havoc for weeks with his nefarious behind-the-scenes plots. And now, millions watchi ... More >>
Miami Police department homicide detective's time in the reality TV spotlight may be over. For years producers of the popular A&E program The First 48 have followed local detectives during the first 48 hours after a murder, but with growing criticism that the show gives a bad name to Miami and reque ... More >>
Two years ago, New Times exclusively brought you the story of Bruno Diaz. Back in the '90s Diaz appeared in a few hardcore gay porno flicks, but had then landed a job as the manager of the Miami Beach Police Athletic League gym in Flamingo Park. After board members complained about his past, it s ... More >>
Miami Beach Police Chief Carlos Noriega sure is tired of answering questions about Nevin Shapiro. We reported yesterday that Noriega blew a digital fuse when a resident repeatedly questioned him via email about the since-convicted Ponzi schemer's role on the Police Athletic League board. ... More >>
The hate that burns between the fan bases of the New York Jets and the Miami Dolphins is perhaps some of hottest in all of sports. So we really don't know what to make of the fact that a youth football team sponsored by the Miami Police Department and the local Police Athletic League will be suit ... More >>
Matamoros shows bruises he sustained at the hands of policeGilberto Matamoros, the 21-year-old man who's brutal beating at the hands of out-of-control City of Miami police officers on Halloween night in Coconut Grove was caught on YouTube, is being charged with resisting arrest. There's still no ... More >>
Willie Walden was co-director of North Miami's Police Athletic League and a school resources officer who patrolled the campuses of North Miami High School, North Miami Middle School and several elementary schools. His job was to keep kids safe, but now the 48-year-old officer has been relieved of ... More >>
via yrrek's FlickrDid you know a red hot poker is type of plant? We did not until we tried to find a photo for this post. Allegedly foul-mouthed Herald reporter Carol Rosenberg sure pissed off a Navy Commander Jeff Gordon with insinuations about shoving red hot pokers up his ass, for fun!, or som ... More >>
In Miami Beach, a gay porn star mans the desk at the Police Athletic League gym.
You gay porn connoisseurs might know Bruno Diaz from Wet Dreams, Part 2 and the very subtly titled: Thick as Thieves. Or maybe you horndogs recognize him as Coast Guard Officer #1 in 1999's quadruple X-rated Hot Times in Little Havana. Remember that oldie but goodie? After a tanned and boy ... More >>
Jacob Katel Donut with two sides of bacon. I was reading The Coconut Grove Grapevine early Thursday morning when I ran across a post from Wednesday called "Police To Be Armed With Sprinkles And Frosting Tomorrow."HAHAHAHA, awesome," I said to myself. You already know.So I rode my bike d ... More >>
As disputes and legal troubles mount, the club mogul decides to call it quits
How a Bensonhurst boy rose to the summit of South Beach's promotion biz
South Florida philanthropist Richard Bronson built his fortune on the shady side of Wall Street
Forget Israel and Palestine. Inner-city blacks are up in arms about Arab-owned convenience stores in their midst.
Even on Easy Street, the best defense is self-defense
No one thinks much of the Mexican boxers who fight out of Homestead. But that's nothing new to Johnny Torres. When he was a fighter, no one thought much of him, either.
When Miami Beach's top administrator decided to tangle with the city's top cop, everyone knew it would get rough. It's been very rough.
In the City of Miami, all minorities are created equal. Of course, some minorities are more equal than others.
Why do thrashers flock to this West Dade back yard? Gather ye nosebones while ye may.