It's getting late at the South Beach restaurant Bâoli when ripped, shirtless waiters start pouring liquor directly into women's mouths. Bass lines thunder from the DJ booth built right in the middle of the Collins Avenue dining room. Soon dancers in sequined thongs leap onto the bar and gyrate to t ... More >>
Thanks to its well-preserved Art Deco district, South Beach has a reputation as one of the few bastions in Dade County that takes historic preservation seriously. But that doesn't mean there aren't loopholes. Take the 1940 Wells Fargo Bank building at Alton and Lincoln Road, an edifice adorned with ... More >>
When developers Russell Galbut and Jorge Perez revealed their quickly nixed plans to build the largest condo tower on South Beach at 500 Alton earlier this year, they talked about it as their "legacy." That's nothing new. For years South Florida developers have been pretending their business deals a ... More >>
Miami-Dade County's new mayor has become quite the rain maker. According to his most recently filed campaign finance report, Carlos Gimenez raised $419,985 between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31 of last year for his reelection run. His political action committee, Common Sense Now, raked in another $89,750. C ... More >>
photo by Ruben de Rijcke via Wikimedia CommonsEvery night, hundreds of unlucky partiers stumble out of South Beach clubs to find their cars gone, hauled to a grim storage lot on Bay Road and held for ransom. Towing is big business for the Beach's only two licensed companies -- Tremont and Beach T ... More >>
Who's packing heat in the Magic City? You don't have to conceal your curiosity a second longer
An old Miami Beach family is cashing in on the next new thing
The disgraced former Miami Beach mayor comes out swinging at his former friends and associates
For South Beach publishing magnate Jerry Powers, life wasn't always marked by glamour and upstanding citizenship. Some would argue it still isn't.
The condo kings at Crescent Heights say they're changing the face of Miami Beach. They certainly are.