Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2014

    Blowfly's Tour Diary: Crisis, Aftermath, and Hanging With Nardwuar and 2 Live Crew

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    Should Miami Have More Late-Night Public Transit Options?

    Miami is a late-night city. Bars are open until 5 a.m. and even later in the Entertainment District. But the public transit system, which gets its deserved criticism in the daytime, shuts down almost completely after midnight. Only the bus is an option. That leaves Miamians traveling to and from clu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    The Rapture's U.S. Tour Stops at Grand Central October 17

    ​When we last saw the Rapture, it was at Nocturnal, of all places, alongside the Miami Heat's DJ Irie and electro icon Felix Da Housecat. Odd lineup? Definitely. It was one of those liquor-sponsored events that took over the 11th Street nightclub on a weekday for the sole purpose of creating "br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2011

    Odd Future Announces Halloween Show at the Fillmore Miami Beach

    ​Last night, Tyler the Creator tweeted the meaty schedule for hip-hop collective Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All's upcoming Golf Wang Tour 2011. Not only will the raunchy sultans of swag be performing here in the 305 on Halloween night, but the show is another in a steady stream of solid F ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 10, 2010

    New Deep House Mix by DJ Strickly B

    ​DJ Brad Strickland, or Strickly B, as Miami clubland knows him, has been making his mark on the East Coast EDM scene for well over a decade now. He was spicing up Miami nightlife with soulful melodic tunage long before deep house made a comeback and has played no small role in fostering our local ... More >>

  • News

    November 19, 2009
  • Film

    April 16, 2009

    Dead Bodies and Buried Ledes in State of Play

    This political thriller is adrenaline for a dying industry: ours.

  • News

    April 6, 2000

    River of Sleaze

    A top Miami-Dade schools cop is the focus of a probe that recalls the area's biggest police scandal

  • News

    December 30, 1999

    Pain & Gain, Part 2

    Miami's Sun Gym gang developed a taste for blood and money. The police could have stopped them before they killed somebody. But they didn't.

  • News

    April 23, 1998

    Our Hero the Drug Dealer

    The feds call Rickey Brownlee one of South Florida's biggest narco-traffickers. His friends and neighbors in Opa-locka call him a valiant victim.

  • News

    December 19, 1996

    Bud Men

    Despite the risks, local pot farmers have taken homegrown high-tech