Rudy Crew

  • News

    March 13, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 11, 2014

    Alberto Carvalho Cares About Black Schools

    Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke gives Miami-Dade's top educator a passing grade. A group of parents and alumni representing predominantly African-American inne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2012

    Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Turned Down a Job in the Obama Administration

    Most local officials would jump at the chance to take their talents to Washington. Who wouldn't want national influence? Apparently not Miami-Dade Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho. He claims he turned down a job offer from Obama's secretary of education Arne Duncan.

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2011

    Five Reasons Hialeah Mayor Julio Robaina Is The Wrong Man For The Job

    Don't let the smile fool you. This man can't be trusted. ​Only in Miami-Dade County can a politician like Julio Robaina be considered a front-runner for the top elected post. With one day left for early voting before election day on May 24, we've compiled five reasons Robaina does not deserve beco ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2011

    Miami Northwestern Students Get Shaft From Education Bureaucrats

    Education Commissioner Eric J. Smith says no to Miami Northwestern.An assistant principal's mistake led Miami Northwestern High to get graded a D instead of a C last year. But the state's education commissioner won't grant Miami-Dade Public Schools' request to give Northwestern the higher grade. As ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    New Details on Coral Gables High Stabbing

    Alex Izaguirre​A public schools source working at Coral Gables Senior High informs New Times that the 17-year-old student killed on campus today had been messing around with his assailant's girlfriend.The source, whose identity we are not revealing, says the stabber confronted Juan Carlos Rivera a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2009

    The Week That Was: Hats Off to Obama

    Obama was actually inaugurated! And one of those three billion people in attendance was a New Times writer! Most of us just watched in the conference room, though. Outgoing president Bush has left us speechless (in a bad way), but nut nearly as much as Aretha's hat (in a good way). Git'mo! Git'mo! G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2008
  • News

    September 11, 2008

    Heimlich Maneuvering

    Thousands of local schoolkids were taught a faulty lifesaving technique thanks to Manny Diaz.

  • News

    April 10, 2008

    A Felony with That Croqueta?

    Criminals are everywhere at the nation's best-known Cuban eatery.

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2007
  • Blogs

    March 20, 2007
  • Blogs

    March 13, 2007

    The Case of the Missing Investigator

    Less than a month after news broke that a former schools computer services technician had been convicted on child porn charges, former schools inspector general Herb Cousins is suing the school board. Cousins alleges a conspiracy to "defame" him through a "campaign of character assassination," an ... More >>

  • News

    January 4, 2007

    The Missionary

    Shawn Beightol's education crusade is seeking believers

  • News

    July 20, 2006

    The Ghetto Governor

    Dorrin Rolles dedication to his district is in question

  • News

    February 2, 2006

    The Bad Seed Awards

    They all deserve one, but who will take it home?

  • News

    July 14, 2005

    The Dullness of Being Manny Diaz

    Miami used to be a punch line, but now the joke is on bored reporters

  • News

    March 10, 2005

    Sins of the Sons

    The Crews fils are busted for a beatdown

  • News

    October 21, 2004

    The Bitch

    Dead Air

  • News

    June 17, 2004

    Fear? No, Evil

    The battle continues