A prominent African-American builder
just got a sweet bailout from Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez and the
county commission. On March 20, commissioners quietly approved
Gimenez's request to pay off $400,000 that Otis Pitts Jr. owes in
property taxes on a complex he owns on NW 62nd Street at Seve ... More >>
Gunther Schuller's name may not be as well known as say, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman or Ludwig Von Beethoven. And yet, in his own way, he brought their musical mores together by creating a unique synthesis of jazz and classical music that not only helped to redefine modern music, but also proved ... More >>
Captured on South Beach, Satan later escaped. His demons and the horrible Bloody Mary are now killing people. God has fled. Avenging angels hide out in the Everglades. And other tales from children in Dade's homeless shelters.