• Culture

    August 7, 2014
  • Blogs

    July 17, 2014

    Haiti's Michael Brun Talks EDM Stardom and Launching Kid Coconut Label

    In 1804, Haitian drums booming through the mountains helped the country overthrow slavery and gain its independence. In 2014, that same throbbing beat has established Haiti-born, Miami-based Michael Brun as an emerging international EDM powerhouse. And with his own freshly minted independent reco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2013

    Jose Andres Does Haiti: A (Possible) Travel Show in the Works

    Jose Andres, chef and owner of a fleet of chic restaurants including The Bazaar at the SLS Hotel in Miami, and a nonprofit documentary film team are in the early stages of shooting a Travel Channel-like showing off Haiti's food and cooking. Andres has visited the country more than a dozen times si ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2012

    Jahfe for the People: Words of Wisdom From Sasha Sanon

    Jahfe is the greatest reggae band in South Florida. When the group's in show mode, it gigs about 17 nights a month at venues throughout the tri-county area. The crew also tours internationally, playing some of the biggest festivals around the world. And Jahfe takes the sound of Miami everywhere it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2012

    Tropical Storm Isaac: Tampa's RNC Still In The Danger Zone

    Riptide's Crack Weather Team has just issued this update on Tropical Storm Isaac: 9:45 AM EST/ Wind shear and disorganized flow have hampered Isaac's development, but a dip in low pressure means by that this afternoon Isaac will begin inexorably raging with the blind, horrible fury of a pack of muta ... More >>

  • News

    July 5, 2012
  • News

    November 24, 2011
  • News

    June 9, 2011

    Sweet Micky's masquerade

    Michel Martelly is Haiti’s new president. But the musician has a dark side.

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    Exclusive Video From Arcade Fire's Secret Concert in Haiti March 29

    Video still by Jennifer WeissArcade Fire's Win Butler in Haiti on March 29.​On March 29, Arcade Fire lit up the Hotel Oloffson in Port-au-Prince with covers from Cyndi Lauper ("Girls Just Want to Have Fun"), the Rolling Stones ("The Last Time") and Creedence Clearwater Revival ("Who'll Stop the Ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Local Haitian Community Riled By Deportations: 13 from Miami Deported, 1 Dead

    Unlike their Cuban neighbors, Haitians are once again subject to deportation -- at least those with criminal records.​They are all but nameless, at least for now. Of the 27 Haitians deported to Port-au-Prince late last month by the Obama administration, only one's name has been publicly released - ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 13, 2011
  • Culture

    December 23, 2010
  • News

    September 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 12, 2010

    Wyclef Jean's First Campaign Video Debuts; Vuvuzelas Are Involved

    Wyclef's first campaign pledge: Annoying World Cup horns for all.​Wyclef Jean is still waiting to find out whether he's actually eligible to run for president in Haiti, a nation that doesn't recognize dual citizenship. But that doesn't mean his campaign isn't already in full swing.Jean has release ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Tap Tap Wheels Out New Snow Cone Cart

    Lee Klein​When Gary Sanon-Jules was growing up in Port au Prince, he and his classmates would stream out of school at 3 p.m. and run towards the fresco tap-tap -- better known here as a snow cone cart.This past Friday, Gary wheeled out a fresco tap-tap in front of Tap Tap Haitian Restaurant, ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 25, 2010
  • Blogs

    February 23, 2010

    Top 10 Sodas From Around the World

    unattributedFact checked with​10. Pee Cola from Ghana - At first we thought it was just an internet joke, but we found two seemingly legitimate sources that back it up.So.... Drink Pee Cola.

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2010

    Aboard the USS Bataan, A Desperate Daily Struggle To Help Injured Haitians

    Frustrations came near a boiling point in Haiti this weekend, as Gov. Charlie Crist and President Obama bickered over who was to blame for a suspension of flights bringing injured Haitians to Florida hospitals.The USS Bataan has 74 severely injured victims aboard its floating hospital off Haiti's co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2009

    Three Florida Telecom Execs Charged With Bribing Haitian Government

    In 2001, a start-up phone company set up shop in a Miramar office park, looking to corner the market on international calls from Little Haiti to Port-au-Prince.​It was a great business plan in Miami. Unfortunately, according to the feds, the company's execs decided there was only one way to make i ... More >>

  • News

    September 10, 2009

    He Can't Come Home Again

    Despite a mention by the Supreme Court, David Gerbier is locked out of the United States.

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2009

    Tap Tap Sunday

    This Sunday evening, recording artist Farah Juste will be at Tap Tap Haitian Restaurant on South Beach for "a CD signing and celebration". Ms. Juste's career as a passionate singer of Haitian folk songs took off with her debut solo album in 1977, and since then she has performed from Paris to Switze ... More >>

  • News

    September 6, 2007

    Vodou Child

    A vodou ceremony in the burbs? Who'da thunk it?

  • Culture

    June 15, 2006

    Big Bass Bonanza

    Six summer exhibits keep museum sizzling

  • News

    October 27, 2005

    Free This Priest

    Father Gerard Jean-Juste is no outlaw. He's a Magic City hero.

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    Festering Wounds

    Hostility among Haitians crops up in Miami

  • Diversions

    May 12, 2005
  • Music

    May 13, 2004

    Still Haitian

    Konpa, the most popular dance music in a troubled nation, endures by moving to Miami

  • Calendar

    April 29, 2004

    Vodou, For Real

    Find out what it's all about at Bayfront Park

  • Music

    March 18, 2004

    Freedom of Speech

    From Haiti to Miami, Sosyete Koukouy champions Kreyol culture

  • News

    February 26, 2004

    The Fire This Time

    As the insurgents who have seized power in northern Haiti vow to storm the capital, Haitian Americans in Miami voice passionate, disparate opinions

  • News

    October 3, 2002

    Meet Your Neighbors

    Naomi and her son can't find work, can't pay the rent, and can't get help, but they're grateful to be here

  • City Life

    May 16, 2002


    "Delly Dish" by Ralph Delly - Haitian Times

  • News

    January 3, 2002

    The Girl with the Tonton Heart

    Years after the Haitian diaspora, Papa and Baby Doc's children are still wandering

  • Calendar

    August 9, 2001
  • Diversions

    May 11, 2000

    Best Local Artist

    Edouard Duval-Carrié

  • Diversions

    May 11, 2000
  • News

    January 6, 2000


    How low could you go in 1999?

  • Music

    September 9, 1999

    Wawa and the Oneness Kingdom

    Oneness (Waldeck Productions)

  • Calendar

    April 22, 1999
  • News

    November 5, 1998

    The Catalyst

    Marleine Bastien -- activist, social worker, songwriter, mother -- is helping to lead the resurgence of South Florida's Haitian political agenda

  • Calendar

    May 14, 1998

    Night & Day

    May 14 - 20, 1998

  • Calendar

    May 14, 1998
  • News

    July 10, 1997

    Cause For Return

    Haitian radio host Marcus Garcia's work in Miami is done. It's time for him to go home.

  • News

    December 12, 1996

    Ghost Town

    Haunted by apathy and bad planning, Little Haiti's Caribbean Marketplace is a shadow of its former self

  • News

    February 8, 1996

    Perilous Journey

    For more than two decades Miami's Haitian Refugee Center was a beacon of hope and a force for justice. Today its director, Guy Victor, is struggling just to keep it afloat.

  • Dining

    July 6, 1995
  • News

    July 20, 1994

    Painting the Body Politic

    Haiti tumbles. Haiti reels. Haiti tears itself apart. And Eduoard Duval-Carrie, one of Haiti's premier painters, chronicles the island's chaos on his canvases.

  • News

    January 12, 1994

    Our Man in Haiti

    Former Dade politician Darryl Reaves was ready when the call came: The military rulers in Port-au-Prince need your help!

  • News

    February 5, 1992

    There Goes the Neighborhood

    Residents of Miami's "Upper East Side" have no problem with Haitians yearning to breathe free. It's those seedy Biscayne Boulevard motels that they can't stand.

  • News

    January 29, 1992
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