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39 min ago | Local10.com
Calvin Hughes: THE OLD BALL AND CHAIN NIGHTCLUB IN. THE SPOT THAT ONE FREQUENT GO BY THE LIKES OF BILL HOLLADAY WILL REOPEN THIS WEEKEND.
4 hrs ago | Ocean Drive
Eat and drink for Mexican Independence Day, Oktoberfest, or a good cause with this week's culinary happenings in Miami. Porfirio's, the new SoFi restaurant straight from Mexico City, is celebrating Mexico's true Independence Day with a special menu.
9 hrs ago | CBS Local
Miami's longest linear park, which would stretch 10-miles long from Brickell to Dadeland underneath the Metrorail, is being renamed. Supporters of the Underline initiative want to transform the underutilized land beneath the Metrorail into a 10-mile linear park and bicycle and pedestrian commuter/exercise trail.
10 hrs ago | Miami New Times
Donna Shalala hasn't even left yet, but already the University of Miami's party school reputation is back. Playboy magazine released their list of the top ten party schools this year, and the University of Miami comes it at number seven.
12 hrs ago | Miami New Times
Divino Ceviche celebrated its third anniversary at its cozy Gables location with a pisco-addled shindig. To commemorate the occasion, chef-owner Christian Encalada invited his close friend chef Frabricio Pareja of North Miami Beach's Cholo Ceviche and Gril l.
At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in. "> At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in.
Join the weekly civic hack sessions in Wynwood, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St. More info: thelabmiami.com South Florida startups make pitches, present their challenges and gain feedback, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Venture Hive, 1010 NE Second Ave., Miami. More info or to sign up to present: 1millioncups.com/Miami .
Alabama entrepreneurs Lee Conn and Brian Case are out to prove that American-made motorcycles shouldn't all have to look like the laid-back cruisers made by Harley-Davidson. Motus Motorcycles founders are building a sport-touring machine, designed both for traveling in comfort over long distances and for more spirited riding once you reach prime motorcycling roads.
Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo. "> Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo.
Sept. 10--Miami-Dade County and the city of Miami would share boats and crews under a new plan by Mayor Carlos Gimenez to end a three-year stalemate with unions over how to revive the county's fire-boat fleet. Under the draft plan, Miami and Miami Beach would provide some crew members for Miami's downtown fire boat, and Miami would provide some crew for a 50-foot county fire boat to be docked in the northern part of Biscayne Bay, Gimenez said Wednesday.
Most know Rome as the Eternal City, but for University of Miami professor Thomas Spain, it is also a destination of endless knowledge to consume visually. From its grand arches to its stunning architecture, the city has never failed to enthrall the architecture professor.
As the country struggles with a shortage of primary care doctors, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Friday that it would give $13.4 million to 48 health centers in Florida to expand primary care services. The grants, established by the Affordable Care Act, will pay the salaries of about 215 health workers statewide and enable health centers to stay open longer, as well as to expand care in dentistry, mental health and ophthalmology, HHS said in a statement.
While standing about a block away from the Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. federal courthouse in Miami, Jose Rios said "having no money" made him feel "invisible." Rios was setting up a sleeping area early Friday morning on a sidewalk next to an empty parking lot.
Happy Friday. If you've been inside just about any store, you've noticed pumpkins, ghouls,and candy on display -- which means that Miami is gearing up for fall -- even though it's still about a grillion degrees outside.
Marcus & Millichap First VP Douglas K. Mandel and Associate VP Benjamin H. Silver represented the seller, Coral Gables-based Sontona Corner LLC, led by Danny S. Taha . It was acquired by 172 Realty LLC, an affiliate of New York-based ABC Properties.
Spellbound: A Fire & Ice Reunion and Erasure After Party. With Lovers Revenge, DJs Cecilia Cruz, Mystic Bill, and Jose Strummer.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 07:30 pm
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