Via Steve Shiver's Facebook Former county manager and Homestead Mayor Steve Shiver lobbied city officials despite rules barring from doing so.On July 23, 2004, Steve Shiver plunked down $1.5 million for 4.2 acres in a severely depressed neighborhood of Homestead. The city's former mayor and ... More >>
New logos, bad awards shows, and pricey nightclubs
Can rural Homestead find deliverance from rampaging developer Steve Shiver?
Dance music, Stevie Wonder, pot-smoking teens, and Leona Helmsley
Homestead balks at plans to sell its failed baseball complex
Like a modern version of Fritz Lang's Metropolis, well-meaning people battle corrupt mechanisms only to discover that the true enemies of democracy are human.
The debut of The Bitch
Developers circle a swath of land in Homestead as a familiar face reappears in the guise of a real estate lobbyist
Rundle, Milian, or Pizzi as state attorney in '04?
Redland activists have a name for their inability to exercise self-determination: Steve Shiver
What's $28 million a year and added jobs for the poorest American city mean next to big cubanismo, bro?
More evidence that the county's environmental guardian has abandoned his post
If you were Steve Shiver, why would you meet with one lobbyist when you could meet with a bunch of them?
University of Miami administrators called for downfield interference
From the week of February 13, 2002
Want to hear more about a plan to protect the county's water supply from contamination? Good luck.
Letters from the Issue of February 7, 2002
Steve Shiver may not be familiar with the subject, but that's about to change
She ran her department like a pro, but she possessed one thing Alex Penelas and Steve Shiver couldn't tolerate: Integrity
For 30 days Steve Shiver wasn't sleazy or overtly unethical. A personal record for the county manager.
Merrett Stierheim and Alex Penelas square off during Hurricane Michelle
From the issue of September 13, 2000
Did Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver deceive commissioners in an effort to steer a lucrative software contract to a friend? The friend says no. Shiver isn't talking.
From the issue of August 16, 2001
From the issue of August 2, 2000
Steve Shiver finds yet another way to raise questions about his ethics
Steve Shiver has always been the kind of public official you can bank on
Meet Robert Nachlinger, the man Steve Shiver has reason to fear
From the issue of June 21, 2001
Is Miami-Dade County Manager Steve Shiver a lying little weasel? Absolutely, absolutely.
Will the county risk Homestead's future on a no-win lawsuit? Find out on Tuesday.
From the issue of May 03, 2001
Steve Shiver receives a letter of support from an old pal
How thin is the county manager's epidermal layer? Just ask the folks in Homestead
What could go wrong with a $600 million airport contract? Funny you should ask.
Steve Shiver demonstrates once again why he is not qualified to be county manager
From the issue of March 29, 2001
Don't be surprised if you see Steve Shiver's pants on fire -- that's what happens to people like him
Alex Penelas gets in touch with the inner Alex Penelas
One thing about Steve Shiver's future as the county's chief executive: It'll never be lonely at the top
Bill Clinton has unfinished business in Homestead, a town he visited long ago but wouldn't recognize today
On one side are politicians and influential business interests. On the other are environmentalists and some very wealthy private citizens. In the middle is Homestead Air Force Base. Dead ahead: An explosive confrontation.
A much ballyhooed petition supporting a commercial airport in Homestead appears to be a sham
It pays to advertise
In South Miami-Dade it's all in the land -- the earth, the profits, and the sweet deals