South MiamiThe Miami Herald , Dec 6
Commissioner Bob Welsh apologized for creating a poster that offended some black residents.
Derek Medina, the South Miami man who fatally shot his wife and posted a photo of her bloody body on Facebook, pleaded not guilty Wednesday ... to first-degree murder.
High-end eyewear maker and retailer Edward Beiner creates a distinctive market niche
South MiamiThe Miami Herald , Nov 22
When former Harlem Globetrotter (and then-South Miami city commissioner) Leroy “Spike” Gibson proposed building a public pool ... in the city in 1968, the project seemed to fill a necessary void in the community. This month, South Miami finally broke ground on the Murray Park community pool.
Olympia HeightsThe Miami Herald , Nov 17
Two special-needs students were named homecoming king and queen at Southwest Miami High School
South MiamiThe Miami Herald , Nov 19
Claire Tomlin’s The Market Company was drawing some 2,000 people to her Farmers’ Market at Pinecrest Gardens on Sundays. But w... hen the Pinecrest Village Council voted to raise the monthly fee paid to the municipality and sought bids from new companies, Tomlin left after her contract expired on Nov. 1. She has found two new homes for her growing green-market empire, which also includes markets in Key Biscayne, Miami Beach and downtown Miami.
Jason Beckman was 17 when he used a shotgun to kill his father, a South Miami city commissioner, in April 2009.
From South Florida Blogs & Websites
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Soul Of Miami, Dec. 1, 2013Pop-Up Piano Free Concert Series during Art Basel Las Cafeteras, Elastic Bond Thursday, December 5, 6:30 p.m. ? 8:30 p.m. SLS Brickell 1300 South Miami Avenue Stokeswood and opening guest artist to be announced Friday, December 6, 6:30 p.m. ? 8:30 p.m. Hyde Midtown 3401 NE 1st Ave [...]
EYE ON MIAMI, Nov. 24, 2013Miami ranks on the lists of the worst traffic in the nation. And with condos filling up downtown, traffic congestion is turning freakish.
Last Thursday night at 6:30PM, it took me an hour from Coral Gables into downtown Miami. Brickell / South Miami Avenue is a disaster zone. [...]