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Ira “YD” Walden, an Overtown rapper featured in The Field: Miami.

The Field: Miami

Gritty hip-hop documentary lays out Miami’s music, gun culture

- The Miami Herald , Sep 6
The Miami Herald

Director Mandon Lovett, a former Miamian, said he wanted his film to show ‘a clear picture of what the city is going through.’

Biscayne Corridor

YoungArts alumni show their work in gallery exhibit

- The Miami Herald , Sep 4
The Miami Herald

Alumni of YoungArts have their work on display at the new headquarters of the foundation, the former Bacardi building on Biscayne Boulevard

Nordstrom Rack to open in Midtown Miami

- The Miami Herald , Sep 3
The Miami Herald

Nordstrom Rack is planning to open a new store at The Shops at Midtown Miami, in the property that formerly housed Loehmann’s which f... iled for bankruptcy and liquidated earlier this year.

Music Festival

Ultra Music Festival bans minors

- The Miami Herald , Sep 2
The Miami Herald

Organizers said limiting the event to 18 and over was ‘made to reinforce and promote the safety of all Ultra Music Festival fans.... 019;

Visual arts

Artist’s work is influenced by Miami, Cuban heritage

- The Miami Herald , Aug 29
The Miami Herald

Joseriberto Perez, an emerging artist based in Miami, seems to avoid assigning his works meaning; he prefers the works to be ambiguous to th... e viewer and to lead to their own conclusions. But if you look closely, the artist has managed to create a body of work that examines his Cuban heritage and Miami upbringing in interesting ways.

Miami ballot questions

Voters give SkyRise Miami liftoff

- The Miami Herald , Aug 26
The Miami Herald

Two charter amendments proposing to change procedures for leasing submerged lands and require a second referendum for foot-dragging develope... rs also passed.


Billionaire pinpoints Museum Park as favored flagpole site

- The Miami Herald , Aug 22
The Miami Herald

Mike Fernandez said representatives of a half-dozen other cities have contacted him about the 425-foot-high flag. He’s meeting Saturd... ay with the city manager of Miami Beach.

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