On Monday morning, the Sun Sentinel dropped a big, wet kiss of an A1 story on Versailles Cafe, the famous Miami eatery located in Little Havana. The piece, titled "A Taste of Versailles," did a quick drive-by on the restaurant's history and sociopolitical significance while also mentioning that a co ... More >>
Fort Lauderdale can be a bit of an enigma these days. It's got a lot of canals, was once the spring-break capital of the world, and is often lost in the ubiquitous sexy glow of Miami Beach. So, is it a party town? A family town? Do people even go there anymore? What's up with the nightlife? Al ... More >>
Like most any place, South Florida takes on a completely different look and feel late at night. In cities like West Palm Beach, Boca Raton and Delray Beach it's generally after the bustling happy hours have given way to dancing and drinks, or when the Snow Bird's turn in after early bird dinners. It ... More >>
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Showtime released a 30-minute preview on Saturday to its show The Franchise: A Season With the Miami Marlins, which will chronicle the travails of baseball's version of a court jester. There's a scene near the start of the show where loudmouth manager Ozzie Guillen is addressing his new players for ... More >>
Photo by Andrea Richard"Wake me up!"When in Miami, it's common to hear caffeine junkies say, "Café con leche, por favor." But what about the rest of the South Florida community, where can residents north of the 305 go to get their café Cubano fix? At Dunkin Donuts, amigo. As of Friday, Fe ... More >>
Hoops hero Rumeal Robinson blew a fortune on strippers, got indicted, and left his mom homeless.
Halfway through this past week's episode of NBC's The Office, while the Michael Scott Paper Co.'s three employees sit on the floor of their closet turned headquarters, swapping stories of personal failure, the character Ryan offers:"I never went to Thailand."It's a reference to an earlier episode in ... More >>
The Marlins crowd is not too big to fail. Florida Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria told the media yesterday that he's optimistic that Miami will pass a plan this week to move the team into a proposed stadium in Little Havana. Leaving Dolphins Stadium, which is on the Broward County line, will assure tha ... More >>
The best local albums of 2008
Perez Hilton, a pure product of South Florida, makes bitchery pay
The Miami Book Fair proves yet again that we really do love us some book
In castoffs, Pablo Cano strikes gold
Once a lifeline and a symbol, Chalk's delivered death
In Scarface, slinging yayo is the name of the game.
I don't want to seem to be picking on Beth Reinhard, but hey, I go where the material leads me -- and I don't have time to be too choosy. The Miami Herald political writer covered an event for Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Gallagher over the weekend that's left the candidate's campaign te ... More >>
Rosa Lopez welcomes the Virgin Mary to her home every month. Hallelujah!
Poor man's son Franky Perez refrains from "la vida loca"
As Miami plays political footsie with the first-place Fusion, the U.S. Soccer Federation prepares to give the boot to Fort Lauderdale's hopes for a national training center
Combine a martial artist from Miami, a boxing trainer from Detroit, a mild-mannered Guyanese heavyweight, a dreadlocked ex-contender, and some Seminole money, and you get South Florida's hottest new boxing gym
Conflict of interest. Anti-Cuban high jinks. A cover-up. It must be the Florida INS.
Over in Little Havana, Tennessee Williams gets a Latin coat
Only the most fabulous can rule the gay ballroom, where a sense of community transcends the cutthroat competition
When Bridget Garcia told police that her boss' son had raped her, they barely listened. This is her story.
The candidate poses as a campaign-finance reformer as he accepts cash from special interests