Over the weekend, Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez revealed he is entertaining the idea of eliminating the city manager's position in favor of the strong mayor form of government. His proposal, which would require voter approval to change the city charter, makes sense because it gives residents one ... More >>
Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness once 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 -- who is a candidate to replace more-boring-than-bread-pudding ex-Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alvarez -- explains why a reru ... More >>
The newspaper's county hall reporter takes a six-figure job with the very people he was supposed to cover.
Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alvarez is on a rampage. Here's the skinny.
What exactly does that mean? Today we know it means that two museums will receive hundreds of millions of dollars to build hulking structures in a waterfront park. But on November 2, most people had no clue
Brownsville resident Lorenzo Jones is waging a one-man war against the drug dealing across the street
Looking out for number one, what's in this for Miami?
Corrections department investigators want an investigation -- of their department
Thanks to rabble-rouser Michael Kosnitzky, the county's Public Health Trust will never be the same
My life as a punk, continued
Those fun firefighters at Local 1403 are at it again
Pepe Cancio faced big trouble on his first day as a county commissioner, but no one likes trouble
Miami Beach sours on Luther Campbell's Memorial Day freak show
Is the only good fish a dead fish?
Rock miners try to pull a fast one on local legislators
The behind-the-scenes battle to put Miami's homegrown Fortune 500 Co. next to the Herald raises an old specter
Last week's cover illustration? Disgusting!
The Bush administration makes it unanimous: No commercial airport in Homestead
The Great Art Debate, Part 2: This letter not intended for stupefied couch potatoes
It smells like political cronyism, laced with a little Penelas and arsenic
So top county executive Tom David destroyed public records. Who cares, right?
Overtown is a state of mind
From the issue of June 28, 2001
Ed Hanna has been the driving force in promoting the development of West Perrine. He's done well for himself. Too bad West Perrine can't say the same thing.
"Tomorrow's Cars Today"
Turns out the best possible way to rescue Miami-Dade's remaining rural farmland is to incorporate as a ... city. Huh?
So you weren't among those lucky few who dined with the king and queen? Consider it a compliment.
With nothing to show after four years but bitterness and bickering, the plan to turn Homestead Air Force Base into a commercial airport has gone from national model to national embarrassment