When the Wilkie D. Ferguson Jr. Courthouse finally opened in late 2007, the Magic City waxed rhapsodic: "Beautiful" and "elegant," enthused one judge; "(People) will say, 'That's Miami!" exclaimed another. Even this publication swooned, naming the glass behemoth "Best New Building" and praising t ... More >>
In early April, Mayor Tomas Regalado stood before a packed room of reporters and politicos at the Miami Police Department to praise the results of a sweeping corruption probe. Regalado's corruption probe has turned into a black eye for his administration."This is not another black eye for t ... More >>
Eight City of Miami officials and members of local charities were arrested today on corruption charges.The busts involved an array of unrelated scams -- and come as the city's finances are under intense scrutiny by federal officials. Mayor Tomas Regalado portrayed the arrests as the culmina ... More >>
The fungus nailed Judge Ted Klein and endangers others. Federal incompetence is to blame.
While its owner lives the high life, a county contractor stiffs its employees.
Democrats hate him. Journalists scorn him. Most Americans ignore him. Which is fine with Matt Drudge. He's taking it to the bank.
A rich and powerful family is allowing one of the nation's most precious properties to rot
Let's say you've got a serious zoning problem. Here's what you do: Show up at county hall with armed with allies and solid arguments. Surely your elected representatives will do the right thing.
If the City of Miami would check, as we did, they'd find an administrator without the proper credentials
When family members or cronies need a job, Dade county politicians drop them off at the airport
Miami Beach gets down to matters of substance and boardwalk repair
The county awards Wackenhut a $35 million contract to guard Metrorail stations -- without so much as a glance at the competition
If the USDA's downsizing program kills off the historic Subtropical Research Station in South Dade, it wouldn't be a total loss
Videotapes! Drill presses! Toasters! Sphygmomanometers! If the Dade County Store's prices were any lower, they'd be insane!
Yes, that loudmouth in the fancy car really is the husband of mayoral hopeful Miriam Alonso. And yes, taxpayers are picking up the tab.