Daily Archives : January 11, 2019

As Feds Expand Miami Child-Migrant Compound, Contractor Gets Another $60 Million

In late December, the feds told the Associated Press that the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children, a migrant camp holding 1,300 immigrant children outside of Miami, would add 1,000 extra beds sometime in 2019. While immigrant-rights groups maintain the facility…

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Eyes on Miami: Dwyane Wade, Marlon Wayans, Rick Ross, and Others

It’s not easy having eyes all over the scene, being around to take in all the wild visuals at all the worthwhile places in the city. There are, however, those parties and gallery openings where a fortunate photographer can point…

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A Look Back at Diplo’s Indie Dance Cred

In 2003, a 24-year-old Wesley Pentz, along with DJ Low Budget, started a series of parties and mixtapes dubbed Hollertronix. Based out of Philadelphia, Pentz quickly began getting the underground American dance scene buzzing with a mishmash of styles and genres that on paper…

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Miami’s Best Eats and Drinks This Weekend: Ice Cream and Beer Festivals, Brunch, and Astra Opening

This weekend, rooftop bar Astra opens in Wynwood, the annual Ice Cream We Love frozen treats festival returns to Bal Harbour Shops, Boxelder hosts an all-day beer festival, and Stubborn Seed offers a three-course brunch. Continue Reading Astra. Miamians will have…

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The New York Jets’ Hiring of Adam Gase Is Excellent News for Miami Dolphins Fans

On New Year’s Eve, Dolphins owner Stephen Ross asked vice president Mike Tannenbaum to move his desk to the nearest Panera cafe. He also relieved Adam Gase of his head coaching duties after three unimpressive seasons that resulted in a…

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Florida Blocks an Infirm 92-Year-Old’s Use of Memory Aid and Comfort-Giving CBD Oil

Twice a week, John Kondelka, a 96-year-old Air Force veteran, boards a Go-Go Grampa bus in Hollywood and rides an hour or so, all the way to Kendall, to see his 92-year-old lady friend, an also-retired social worker and flight…

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