Miami resident Sean"Diddy" Combs (that's apparently his serious business name) and Mark Wahlberg (who has long since stopped referring to himself as Marky Mark), have partnered to sell water.But wait, folks! It's not just water -- it's a "revolutionary new performance water" set to "take over the be ... More >>
President-elect Obama's choice of Colorado Sen. Ken Salazar to head the Department of the Interior was met with praise by those hoping to see another Latino in the cabinet, but is being met with concern by some environmentalists. "The Department of the Interior desperately needs a strong, forward-lo ... More >>
The cover story is conservation, but the Bush boys have their hands in the taxpayers' pockets again
Why is "airport security" such a maddeningly frustrating oxymoron?
Should 2700 little birds be allowed to hold up the reclaiming of the Everglades?
Hip hip hooray. The Homestead airport is dead. For now, at least.
A decision on Homestead is imminent, and nobody wants to guess what will happen next
Opposition to developing an airport in Homestead continues to grow
The battle over Homestead is déjà vu all over again
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.
Officials insist the Lake Belt created by limestone mining in Northwest Miami-Dade will be an eco-panacea. Critics say that's all wet.
Miccosukee designer Renee Osceola combines a flair for high fashion with an acute understanding of native tradition
A new crackdown on Biscayne Bay's sponge poachers has netted an entire Cuban subculture
Judge Cindy Lederman, champion of justice and advocate extraordinaire, bends the rules on the bench
Open spaces: check. Sewer runoff: check. Locked gate: check. Yep, this is indeed a Miami park!
One of South Florida's oldest families is nearing a come-from-behind victory in the battle for the Homestead Air Base
The state once aimed to buy a big chunk of the Everglades. But that was before Dexter Lehtinen came along.
When Joette Lorion publicly quit Friends of the Everglades, some environmentalists scoffed
A weird government plan to help save an endangered species winds up threatening to defile the Everglades
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
Everyone seems to love the Florida commander of the Army Corps of Engineers. So why do his superiors want him to leave?
If a national coalition of environmental groups has its way, Homestead Air Force Base won't be handed over to private developers just yet
The fight may be about houses in the Everglades, but the battle is about Miccosukee independence by paula park
It feels good to do it. But recycling doesn't always save money or protect the environment.
The Miccosukee Indians' desire to build new homes pits them, once again, against the federal government
First you take a berry. Then you dangle it in the water. Count to ten and reel in your line. Sound simple? It is.
Years of neglect have poisoned the land and contaminated the water under Miami International Airport. Investigators are just now beginning to grasp how bad it is. It's very bad.