Jerry Iannelli is Miami New Times' daily-news reporter. He graduated with honors from Temple University. He then earned a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University. He moved to South Florida in 2015.
18 hours ago | Lists
This was supposed to be the Florida Democrats' year. The Blue Wave was cresting. Andrew Gillum was a strong candidate for governor. Ron DeSantis and Rick Scott were grotesque, cretinous candidates and seemingly awful human beings. Everything looke...
2 days ago | Police
With every day that passes, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez's 2017 order to hold federal immigration detainees in his county's jails seems like an even worse move. The Trump administration has offered Miami-Dade virtually nothing in financial ince...
3 days ago | Politics
Yesterday, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio appeared in the pages of the Atlantic magazine announcing that he, quite suddenly, loves "workers." The senator, who has been accused of being a metaphysical vehicle through which rich business tycoons launder b...
3 days ago | Police
The Florida Supreme Court affirmed that cops can kill civilians under the Stand Your Ground law.
4 days ago | Politics
The Florida Democratic Party is, without question, in the running for "most inept" Democratic state-level institution in America. There are currently more registered Democrats than Republicans here, but the GOP has managed to control the governor'...
4 days ago | Sports
The Miami Heat's "Vice" jerseys are the best in the National Basketball League. ESPN today declared them the "coolest" uniforms in basketball. More important, South Floridians love the alternate color scheme: Neon Vice merchandise is all over the ...