At the end of a leafy, dead-end street in Coconut Grove, past actor Christian Slater's new digs and the sprawling grounds of Hollywood director David Frankel's home, sit mounds of rubble. Just a few days ago, this was one of Miami's grandest, most envied private homes: the five-acre, 26,000-square-f ... More >>
Coconut Grove's Blanche Park and Merrie Christmas Park - which were both closed recently after tests uncovered high levels of arsenic, copper, barium, cadmium and other contaminants in the soil - are not the only Miami parks sitting atop a former dumping ground of incinerator ash. According to rec ... More >>
After locals were stung by the revelation that Miami leaders have known for two years that toxic ash is poisoning the Coconut Grove neighborhood surrounding its long-closed "Old Smokey" trash incinerator, city officials wasted little time last week confronting the latest environmental crisis. Just ... More >>
What was contaminating our drinking water? Who knows - Dade officials stopped looking.
The Biscayne Aquifer is pristine no more