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  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    University of Miami Makes Playboy's List of Top Ten Party Schools

    Donna Shalala hasn't even left yet, but already the University of Miami's party school reputation is back. Playboy released its list of the top ten party schools this year, and the University of Miami comes in at number seven. See also: Donna Shalala Announces Plans to Retire From University of Mia ... More >>

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    January 22, 2014

    Insomnia Cookies in South Beach: Late-Night Ice Cream and Treats

    Few things are better than warm cookies with cold milk. And thanks to Insomnia Cookies, you can get exactly that delivered to your doorstep in the middle of the night. This weekend, while waiting in line for the Chippendales show at Mansion, we noticed a new kid on the block. Opening just two weeks ... More >>

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    December 16, 2013

    Miami Man Caught With $160K of Pot Wrapped as Christmas Presents

    A Miami man was caught trying to bring a green Christmas up to the folks of Pennsylvania. Randy Jesus Valdivia, a 38-year-old resident of Surfside, wasn't driving a sleigh, but instead a 2014 Dodge Caravan. On Thursday afternoon, police pulled over the vehicle for displaying "criminal activity ind ... More >>

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    August 8, 2013
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    July 18, 2013
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    September 25, 2012

    University of Florida Ranked Playboy's Third Top Party School; University of Miami Left Out

    Playboy's top party school list seems to be an ever changing beast. The University of Miami used to dominate the list back in the '80s, but its party-hard reputation sort of tapered off as its academic standing improved. Though, back in 2009 the school made a dramatic return to reclaim its stop as A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2011

    Meet Your New Dolphins Quarterback: Pat Devlin

    ​The Miami Dolphins wasted no post-lockout time addressing their plagued quarterback situation. They've already signed Pat Devlin, a QB out of the FCS-division University of Delaware. Hopefully the undrafted rookie free agent won't be the only move the 'Fins make at QB, but the team believed in hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Miami Herald Losing Chief Political Reporter Beth Reinhard To National Journal

    via Naked Politics​Bad news for the Miami Herald: its top political reporter, Beth Reinhard, is heading to D.C. to write for the National Journal magazine. Reinhard, a South Florida native who has been with the Herald since 1998, will be the Journal's new chief political correspondent.The only goo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2010

    MP3 of the Day: "On Time" by the Disco Biscuits, Playing Ultra Music Festival, March 26

    ​Over at our post announcing the first phase of Ultra's line-up this year, commenters have been divided. One camp seemed appalled by the new presence of jam-scene-birthed acts like Lotus, Pretty Lights, and the Disco Biscuits. The other camp's reaction can basically be summed up thusly: "FUCK YEAH ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Dogfish Head Beer Dinner at Pacific Time and Interview with Indie Guru Claus Hagelman

    via dogfish.comEverybody get your drinking hats on.​People have been getting drunk for centuries, hell, thousands of years. American craft brewers Dogfish Head are putting on an Ancient Ales beer dinner at Pacific Time on December 17, and get this, the beers are modern formulations of ancient reci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    News Roundup

    The true cost of the Marlins stadium might be closer to $2.4 billion [NBCMiami]The stars of Miami Ink have a new reality show in the works for the Travel Channel. [Herald]UPenn is partnering with Miami-Dade Public Schools to increase academic recruiting in the county. [NYtimes]Does travel editor Nat ... More >>

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    May 14, 2009

    Back to the Future at the Clevelander

    Patrons at the revamped SoBe hot spot sound just like the old party animals.

  • Culture

    May 8, 2008

    Madness and Art

    A local gallery spreads the spotlight on artists at the margins.

  • Culture

    September 27, 2007

    Fevered Fantasia

    In her first American survey, Karen Kilimnik heats up MoCA

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2007

    Go West Young Man

    On March 1, 56 activists for gay rights will gather in Minneapolis and board two buses, one destined for the East Coast and the other for the West. In the bus traveling toward the Pacific will be Delfin Bautista, a 25-year-old social worker born and raised in Miami . Inspired by the Freedom Ride ... More >>

  • News

    August 3, 2006

    Megabyte Millionaire

    Jon Jacobs wants to make a fortune. His business: virtual real estate.

  • Film

    October 20, 2005

    Goy Gevalt

    In Her Shoes is pretty but useless, a Prada with a broken heel

  • Music

    February 24, 2005

    Philly Science

    John Legend is the latest star to emerge from the City of Brotherly Love

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    September 23, 2004


    The federal ban on assault weapons never worked, as Miami-Dade Police Ofcr. Keenya Hubert painfully learned

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    April 18, 2002

    Adrift on a River of Grass

    Relentless Everglades activist Joe Podgor once was lost, but now he's found peace

  • News

    May 18, 2000

    Better Lake Than Never?

    Officials insist the Lake Belt created by limestone mining in Northwest Miami-Dade will be an eco-panacea. Critics say that's all wet.

  • News

    April 15, 1999

    A War of Addition

    A legal battle between developer Ron Bloomberg and Beach officials over the fate of the city's cultural campus has both sides fuming

  • News

    November 26, 1998

    Rebuilding Beethoven

    The New World Symphony hopes to start a classical music revolution with a bunch of kids and a big idea

  • Culture

    January 8, 1998
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    October 23, 1997
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    November 7, 1996

    Uncommon Law

    Sam Thompson, hard-charging dean of the University of Miami's law school, has high hopes, strong opinions, and a tendency to attract trouble

  • News

    August 8, 1996

    Inside Looking Out

    Tamara Hendershot seeks out those who work their artistic magic in obscurity. The visionary art she finds is hot, but for her, buying and selling it is a labor of love.

  • News

    April 11, 1996

    The Gay Life Examined

    An international group of academics dissects the South Beach party scene

  • Culture

    January 26, 1995
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    January 12, 1995

    Tears of a Clown

    Fredgie's quest for kids' show success hasn't exactly been a barrel of laughs -- but then again, it sure is a funny business

  • Music

    March 9, 1994

    The Big Five Plus One

    Here comes another singer-songwriter-guitarist-plumber

  • News

    June 2, 1993

    Leas on Life

    Leas Campbell, the man who ruled Miami's rock scene throughout the Seventies, is bringing it all back home in the Nineties

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    February 26, 1992