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DEATHSThe Miami Herald , May 22
Capt. Michael Burke sailed through life with his unending spirit and romantic outlook, touching the lives of many with his cruise empire, Wi... ndjammer Barefoot Cruises.
A lawsuit says police ‘executed’ Raymond Herisse when they surrounded his car and fired at least 116 shots.
Another Los Angeles transplant is coming to South Beach.
Bay Harbor IslandsThe Miami Herald , May 20
Bay Harbor Islands is going to institute an electronic toll system. The town has also gotten a new mayor.
Miami BeachThe Miami Herald , May 20
The Oprah-endorsed Ice Box Cafe has moved into bigger digs in Miami Beach’s Sunset Harbor neighborhood.
U.S. COAST GUARDThe Miami Herald , May 19
Details have emerged on the Coast Guard’s interdiction of a boat carrying cocaine off the coast of Panama.
WORKPLACEThe Miami Herald , May 17
Many Florida businesses and public institutions provide domestic partner benefits for unmarried employees. Some now also cover the tax on th... e benefit.
A South Beach club operator was sentenced to 12 years in prison for conspiring with his business partners and “bar girls’ ... 19; to rip off male customers at their Russian-style lounges.
Beach BuzzThe Miami Herald , May 16
Over 250 people attended the inaugural “Out of the Kitchen” Dinner & Silent Auction, held May 2 at the St. Regis Bal Harbour. ... The event, which featured top area chefs preparing food table-side for guests, netted $75,000 for Pride Outside: Building Better Playgrounds for Ruth K. Broad Bay Harbour K-8 Center.
Its a nostalgic time on the west end of the Venetian Causeway.
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