• Miami Beach hires  one of the world's most well known architects, Frank Gehry, to design a new home for the New World Symphony. then it seriously asks him to reduce his fee. Gehry may leave the project. [Architect's Journal]
  • Former Miami Beach Mayor and former jailbird Alex Daoud was excluded from a speaking engagement at University of Tampa. It is all Rod Blagojevich's fault. [Herald]
  • Miami Beach finally, finally had its first official gay pride parade. [SunSent]
  • We are doing away with toll booths! Unfortunately we're not doing away with tolls. The Gratigny Parkway will roll out open road tolling - meaning SunPass or video tolling either (sending a bill to your home based on taking pictures of your license plate). So toll collectors will be out of a job, and now people will probably just ignore the bill they get for $1.25 or whatever and the city will have to pay people to harass them to collect it. [Herald]
  • 7 Miami VA patients tested positive for hep C, and 1 for HIV. [Herald]
  • A Miami-Dade cop hit and killed a man with his police cruiser. [WSVN]
  • Police pulled over a guy in a red SUV,suspicious that he was doing lewd things in front of children. He pulled out a firearm, so they shot him. [SunSent]

News Roundup


  • The Heat looked horrible in the first game of the playoffs, loosing 90-64. [USAToday]
  • UM Baseball was swept this weekend by no. 4 UNC. No, we are not used to being swept. [Herald]
  • Marlins. 11-1. Dear God. [SunSent]

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories


All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >