Merrett Stierheim, the dean of South Florida public administrators and the man brought in to help right the finances of Opa-locka, offered a bleak assessment of the city’s dysfunction as he stepped down.
The Miami Heat has made huge strides since starting its season 11-30 yet with losses in three of its past four games, the Heat needs to get back to winning — starting with Tuesday’s game against the host Detroit Pistons — to hold on to its playoff spot in the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
Holland & Knight announced Monday that Wifredo A. “Willy” Ferrer has joined the firm as a partner in the Miami office and will lead the firm's Global Compliance and Investigations Team. Ferrer is the former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Florida; he stepped down after a seven-year run on March 3.
NFL owners approved the Oakland Raiders' move to Las Vegas at the league meetings on Monday. The Raiders likely will play two or three more years in the Bay Area before their $1.7 billion stadium near the Las Vegas Strip is ready. Las Vegas, long taboo to the NFL because of its legalized gambling, also is getting an NHL team this fall, the Golden Knights.
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The Oakland Raiders are moving to Las Vegas
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