Consider it a coup de grâce. After suffering through 15 hours of Marc Sarnoff yesterday, members of St. Jude Melkite Church were finally put out of their misery at 3 o'clock this morning when city commissioners voted 4-0 to designate the small Brickell chapel as historic. The vast majority of pari ... More >>
A harrowing journey into the dark heart of small-town Florida politics.
Operation Pedro Pan: Something to Celebrate?A half century after their parents first sent them out of Cuba and to the United States, more than 100 former members of Operation Pedro Pan will return to Miami today.As part of a 50th anniversary weekend, Pedro Pan veterans and their families will tou ... More >>
Luis Posada Carriles and José Dionisio Suarez Esquivel show their stuff and tell their stories
Marisela Verena Marisela Verena has never sat down to compose a song – or sing one for that matter – with the idea it’s going to climb the charts or end up getting regular airplay. It’s the message she’s trying to convey to the masses that concerns her most. “I write and sing about wh ... More >>
Your unofficial guide to all that's hanging
Three decades after his parents sent him into lonely exile, Tony Gonzalez returned to Cuba to face his demons
Nilo Cruz's latest story of love, loss, family, and dislocation is more than just another tale of Cuban-American woe
Up ahead, some lights at the end of the tunnel
From the issue of August 24, 2000
Sandra Luckow thought the time was right for a documentary about Operation Pedro Pan. Boy was she wrong.
Miami's mayoral meltdown has a long and nasty history
No money. No filmmaking experience. No hope for commercial success. Minor details didn't stop Joe Cardona and Alex Anton from exploring their Cuban heritage.