NORTHWEST MIAMI-DADEThe Miami Herald , Jul 7
Residents of a Northwest Miami-Dade apartment complex kept mum about a late-night shooting that left two men dead and two people injured, po... lice said Monday.
A man riding his bike in Liberty City was killed Sunday when a gunman in a car that pulled alongside him shot him several times.
Liberty City ShootingsThe Miami Herald , Jun 25
The shooters haven’t been identified, but Miami police say the gunfire that claimed two lives and injured seven others was likely ove... r drugs or revenge.
Miami Film MonthThe Miami Herald , Jun 23
Throughout the month of June, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is celebrating film and Miami’s place in the wor... ld of film with bus tours, special screenings, film festivals, and discounted movie tickets.
Former Belafonte TACOLCY Center employees are alleging financial mismanagement at the long-time Liberty City community center.
Little HaitiThe Miami Herald , May 31
Simon Guillaume grew up watching ragtag teams of kids in his native Haiti play soccer on grassless, dusty fields — wherever they coul... d.
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Short Order, Jul. 22, 2014After leading Miami's desegregation in the '60s, surviving the race riots of the '80s, and persevering despite a pickup truck slamming through its front and killing two customers in 2012, the l...' [...]
Naked Politics, Jul. 18, 2014
It?s a mouthful to say the entire name of Democrat Charlie Crist?s new running mate, Annette Taddeo-Goldstein.
?Taddeo-Goldstein is probably too long to print on a sign,? she said Thursday evening, pointing to a Crist placard in the window of the campaign?s Liberty City field office.
That?s a major reason that, in [...]
Naked Politics, Jul. 15, 2014
Miami Rev. Gaston Smith, the prominent Liberty City pastor who looted public grant money, is again a convicted felon.
A Miami-Dade judge on Tuesday reversed another judge's decision to grant Smith a "withhold of adjudication," which means no conviction shows on his criminal history.
Jurors in 2010 convicted Smith, of the Friendship Missionary [...]
Blogging Black Miami: Tales from the Hood: Another death due to senseless gun violence in the community. Do we really care? [VIDEO] *Parental AdvisoryBlogging Black Miami, Jul. 12, 2014Number of comments: 1
The senseless violence in the community hit a little close to home with the murder of Pastor Kenneth Johnson in Liberty City on Thursday afternoon. I met Pastor Ken in November 2012 through one of my sorority sisters. He was one of my table guests at my sorority?s soiree. I [...]
Riptide 2.0, Jul. 1, 2014
Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke finds parallels between ...Continue reading "Liberty City Violence Is Like Iraq" > [...]