The doughy crust is so chewy it almost seems undercooked. A thin char on the bottom lends a crunchy crescendo to each bite. The ruddy tomato sauce is sweet and thick but devoid of the gently spicy aroma of basil and oregano. There's plenty of mozzarella -- Gouda and Parmesan too. But what makes this ... More >>
Here's the scenario. You're having a little house party and you run out of tequila...or vodka...or beer. You could make a booze run before your friends turn on you like rabid wolverines, or you could order backup supplies on your iPhone with the new Thirstie app. The free app, created by Thirstie C ... More >>
Some visitors might prepare for a trip to Miami by brushing up on their high school Spanish. Which is silly because most of the people they'll actually run into here speak English. Sure, the English here may be peppered with Spanglish phrases and local sayings, and is often delivered in the distinct ... More >>
Freestyle music got its name from a Miami group called Freestyle Express. Someone left out half the name on the group's most popular record, and when "Don't Stop the Rock" became a national hit, the label just read "Freestyle" and that word came to define the sound. Miami Freestyle is also the musi ... More >>
Crackers Casual Dining in Miami Springs opened up a little over two weeks ago, replacing the Riverside Grille. It's the newest restaurant to open up in the suburban city near the airport and it labels itself as a Southern-style eatery.The term "Southern" is a broad category in regard to regional cui ... More >>
‚ÄčNevermind the heat or your safety, Miami is apparently America's 8th most "walkable" city in all of America. That's according to Walk Score. Though, the high ranking is a bit deceiving. It only applies to the City of Miami, and is only in relation to America's 50 largest cities by population ... More >>
Mr. Chuck Livid.‚ÄčThe line between weekdays and weekends gets blurry on Thursday night. For college students, it signals the end of the school week. For working stiffs who gotta get up early Friday morning, it's more of an "I'll go out for a few beers, won't stay out too late, shit it's 3:00 a.m., ... More >>
The federal trial of Luis Posada Carriles, accused terrorist and viejito par excellence, has been postponed yet again.It's the second time this year the one-year-old case has been delayed. Carriles, widely seen as the mastermind of a series of bombings in Havana in 1997, and the collapse of a Cuban ... More >>
Spend the holidays happily tied up.
Miami's feline fringe is a vanishing breed
Saying she's treated no better than a stray cur, the fifth wife of Daddy's Girl millionaire Bruce McMahan breaks her silence
Eduardo Michaelsen paints in obscurity far from his Cuban roots
See what these guys do for Munny
Little Havana's chess connection vies for the national crown
The chief cuts loose, Michyís opens, Carmel Ophir and La Gata rock on
ArtBasel: Where Did It Come From? What Does It Want?
Guess what happens when an eccentric ecologist and a couple of feisty backwoods boys claim that a rare Florida panther is on the attack
After firing his gun at a police officer, Mario Barcia's life has gone from bad to wretched
Where has the Daniel Azoulay Gallery gone?
Where your humble state legislators work hard by day and play hard by night
Has the Bob Marley Festival lost some of its spark?
They no longer take flying dives into the mosh pit, but for Chuck Loose, Sam Fogarino, and Rob Coe the music is still the thing
J. Crew models? Or young Cuban dope dealers?
Are charter-school conversions the vanguard for public education or a scam for resegregating the learning experience and making a lot of money?
Nut Case #5: And thanks for reminding me why I left Miami
Alvarez Guedes: A Jewish existentialist philosopher trapped in a Cuban mind
If you want to know where many of Miami's social and political elite got their start, check the playgrounds at Belén
South Florida's burgeoning gay ballroom scene has attracted an army of cross-dressers and transsexuals, who compete for bragging rights as fashion divas
After being banned in Cuba, kickboxing is making a run for South Florida fight fans
Bedsores. Medical neglect. Depression. Welcome to the bleak underworld of Miami-Dade's assisted-living facilities.
Cuban boxing legend Luis Ernesto Delis arrives in Miami and rekindles his dreams of the ring
Colombia's immigrant population is finally seeking a political power base in Miami-Dade
Miami-Dade's election workers are overworked, underpaid, and years behind
A half-century before the Tiger Woods era, black Miamians fought a losing battle to hit the links
Commissioner Javier Souto isn't angry at the homeless people in his district. He just wants them to go away.
Welcome to St. Hugh Oaks, Miami's first subsidized housing project for the affluent
The acclaimed playwright (and part-time Coconut Grove resident) remains an unparalleled observer of our culture -- and a genuine stickler for details
A young entrepreneur buys the troubled Jockey Club and swears he's not beating a dead horse
A distant voice rises in protest: one more tunnel, one last trolley, one final shot at history
Manuel Duasso has achieved a semblance of normality in the decade since he was blinded. The same can't be said of his assailant.