Subject:

Roberto Casas

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2014

    Miami's Most Notoriously Named Places: Raul Martinez City Hall and More

    The Hialeah City Commission Tuesday voted unanimously to take former mayor Raul Martinez's name off city hall. The current mayor, Carlos Hernandez, a longtime critic of the indicted but later cleared politician, pushed the measure, saying, "The building belongs to the people." For good measure, the ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2006

    Wicked

    Melt this commissioner

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    March 30, 2006

    Letters from the Issue of March 30, 2006

    “An up or down vote is all we ask”

  • News

    March 16, 2006

    Total the Recall

    Commish Natacha Seijas is still around. For now anyway.

  • News

    November 17, 2005

    No Horse Race

    The past, present, and future of horse racing are all in South Florida

  • News

    May 5, 2005

    Miami Gun Rhapsody

    Who's packing heat in the Magic City? You don't have to conceal your curiosity a second longer

  • News

    October 11, 2001

    An Old-Fashioned Mayor

    Hialeah's Raul Martinez: "I don't need a machine"

  • City Life

    May 17, 2001
  • News

    March 22, 2001

    The Autumn of the Matriarch

    For decades Estrella Rubio has been a street-level general in el exilio's army. But her style of leadership, along with her health, is now fading fast.

  • News

    August 24, 2000

    Riptide

    Master of his domains

  • News

    December 10, 1998

    The Doctor is Out

    Beset by internecine battles, troubled leadership, and funding cuts, the local office of the Florida Department of Health is in need of intensive care.

  • News

    September 4, 1997

    Get Your Foreign Butts Out of Our Convenience Stores!

    Want to make Big Tobacco really mad? Just try importing export-only cigarettes

  • News

    December 21, 1995

    The Kingmaker

    In the soap opera that is Hialeah politics, Herman Echevarria might be poised to supplant Raul Martinez as leading man.

  • News

    January 26, 1995

    Dade Divided

    One person won the job of county chief executive. But in the end, everybody lost.

  • News

    November 17, 1993

    Three Scenes from the Political Stage

    Election night with Steve Clark, Miriam Alonso, and Raul Martinez

  • News

    October 27, 1993

    Arrested...Convicted...Elected?

    Raul Martinez is facing ten years in prison for public corruption. Hialeah voters want him to be their mayor anyway. What a town!

  • News

    January 27, 1993

    Pistol Packin' Politicos

    It's a fair bet that your favorite Dade big shot is a sure shot, too

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