There are very few people in the world who will pick you up and take both you and your singer, who live 25 miles apart, to an airport 45 miles away before the crack of dawn. Thankfully, my parents, both notorious early risers, are down for the cause. It doesn't hurt that I have taken both of them to ... More >>
Soon after Rudy Eugene gnawed off Ronald Poppo's face near the MacArthur Causeway in May, the media ran wild speculating he was high on "bath salts." Later, commentators suspected LSD, coke, Ecstasy, or PCP. Eugene's girlfriend even insisted a voodoo curse was to blame.Yet when Eugene's autopsy came ... More >>
Just a friendly reminder: In 110 years, Miami as we know it will be a nearly ruined, flooded wasteland thanks to rising sea levels. That's one of the hypotheses of University of Washington professor and popular science writer Peter D. Ward's latest book, The Flooded Earth. The introductory c ... More >>
Italian restaurant shows slow-food roots.
In my restaurant review this week (Two Americas), I wrote that “While a ‘food revolution’ has indeed taken place, only middle-class and wealthy people can afford to purchase the real quality goods (To wit: Last week I swooned at the check-out line upon realizing I’d just paid eight dollars f ... More >>
Through The Past, Darkly Currently touring in support of his second solo album, former Soundgarden/Audioslave wailer Chris Cornell spoke with New Times about the environment, the thought process behind choosing which songs to include in a career-spanning setlist, art versus audience perceptions of i ... More >>
Miami-Dade schools superintendent Rudy Crew has made many mistakes. Maybe too many.
Maya Lin reveals the secrets to her success
Oh heavens! A brilliant Cuban exile takes top billing in the intelligent design debate
24 HOURS. 1 FULL MOON. 265 Arrests.
Why did the big oil companies want to put Ron Gregory and other independent operators out of business? That's right, to pad their profits.
Beset by internecine battles, troubled leadership, and funding cuts, the local office of the Florida Department of Health is in need of intensive care.
Uncle Sam is looking for a few good potheads to cure, and treatment is yours for the toking
Home may be where the heart is, but sportswriter Gary Long's vote is in the state of Washington
If Shooting really starts, whites aren't going to be there