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Miami, Florida is located in Miami Dade County. Zip codes in Miami, FL include 33245, 33238, and 33132. The median home price in Miami is $380,000 which is roughly $251/per square foot. More Miami information.

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Local news for Miami, FL continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

5 hrs ago | Right Wing News

Man, 42, 'slashed 11-year-old girl's throat and staged it ...

Miguel Ruiz Lobo, the former live-in boyfriend of Martha Guzman's mother, was arrested on Monday for murdering the child at her home in Little Havana in Miami, Florida on June 22. The girl was found with cuts to her neck and wrists and rushed to hospital, but she did not survive.

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9 hrs ago | Eater

Coming Attractions: Ball and Chain Rolls Back into Little Havana with Live Music and Mixology

The historic Ball and Chain bar will once again return to Little Havana this September, and with it is expected to come live music, classic Cuban cocktails and cuisine, and a place where locals and tourists can kick back and enjoy the "Calle Ocho" of their dreams, sans the large chains that have slowly crept upon it.

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14 hrs ago | Miami New Times

Five Reasons You Need to Go to New Times' Iron Fork 2014

On Thursday, July 31, New Times ' Iron Fork Miami Spice Kickoff, presented by the Miami Downtown Development Authority, will take place at the Hyatt Regency in downtown Miami, and you don't want to miss all the excitement.

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15 hrs ago | Miami Today

Miami needs to become exceptional, not merely excessive

Welcome to Miami, land of excess. This is the place where nobody knows how much of a good thing is too much, where nobody knows when to say "when."

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15 hrs ago | Miami Today

Four 60-story towers on river advance

More details have been released on a large project set to bring four new 60-story residential towers to a high-profile site on the southern bank of the Miami River, adjacent to I-95.

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18 hrs ago | Broward-Palm Beach

John Paul Alvarez Wants to Be Broward's First Gay State Rep

John Paul Alvarez lives for the look in a student's eye that shows he or she gets it.

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22 hrs ago | Yahoo!

EU imposes new sanctions against Russian officials

A Ukrainian separatist leader handed over black boxes from flight MH17 to Malaysia officials in Donetsk early on Tuesday.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Miami Herald

Exile activist arrested in alleged fraud

Antonio "Tony" Calatayud, a well known Cuban exile activist and radio commentator, has been arrested on a complaint that he defrauded five South Florida people out of more than $1 million with promises of cheap purchases of distressed real estate properties.

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Ocean Drive

National Tequila Day at Bulla Gastrobar; Summer Tasting at Toscana Divino

If tequila is your spirit of choice, show some love on National Tequila Day at Bulla Gastrobar.

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Examiner.com

National Tequila Day celebrations gear up all over Miami

This Thursday, July 24th is National Tequila Day, and Miami is gearing up to celebrate in true 305 fashion with parties, taco demonstrations, and of course, shots.

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Wall Street Journal

Condo Builders Fuel Land Rush in Miami

In 2006 at the height of the real-estate boom, Ugo Colombo, an Italian-born developer, bought a stake in an empty plot of land along the Miami River, facing Biscayne Bay, in a deal that valued the site at roughly $25 million.

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Library Journal

Miami-Dade Commissioners Raise Property Tax To Pay For Libraries

The continuing struggle to fund library service in Miami, Florida, and surrounding Dade County took a happy turn for librarians and advocates this month.

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Miami New Times

Sumptuous Yves Saint Laurent Captures a Waft of the Great Designer

If the clothes of Yves Saint Laurent were groundbreaking, the designer's mystique was as subtle as the curve of an invisibly molded sleeve.

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Miami New Times

Linklater's Glorious Boyhood Captures Life in Bloom

The business of childhood is the business of waiting: waiting for Christmas, waiting for school to let out, waiting to be old enough to stay up past nine.

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Miami New Times

National Ice Cream Month: Mantecado, Mamey, and Azucar's Miami Flavors

You know you're in Miami when "Abuela Maria" is the most popular flavor in an ice cream shop.

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Miami New Times

Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Travel back to the Renaissance with a visit to this exquisite Italian villa and its formal gardens; inside view one of the finest collections of 16th- to 19th-century decorative arts in the U.S. Orchids seem custom-made for South Florida, what with their tropical flair and colorful resemblance to the female anatomy.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Miami Herald

Hialeah report shows city moving towards privatizing garbage pickup

Despite limiting himself to saying in the last two years that he did not discard privatizing garbage pickup service, Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernández has quietly taken the first steps to do it, according to a city financial report.

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Beacon

Journalism professor explores racial prejudice in media with new book

After five years of intimate research and interviews, journalism professor Robert Gutsche Jr. turns his Ph.D. dissertation into a book.

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The Miami Herald

A cut above: Sharp knives are a home cook's greatest tool

On the streets since 1989, Andres Hernandez's mobile knife-sharpening services are available by appointment or if you happen to find his truck rolling around Miami.

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The Miami Herald

Police arrest Miami man in stabbing death of 11-year-old girl

Miami police arrested a man Thursday in the brutal slaying of a troubled 11-year-old girl in her Little Havana apartment in June.

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