After two decades of intense, super-tall condo development, municipal elections in the narrow sandbar city of Sunny Isles Beach hinge on some big issues: Traffic, traffic, traffic. Four candidates — Dana Goldman, Greg Capra, Mendel Bergovoy and Larisa Svechin — are running for two seats.
The Miami Jewish community will gather to honor the life of Nobel laureate Shimon Peres on Thursday. The Greater Miami Jewish Federation, in partnership with the Consulate General of Israel in Miami and the Rabbinical Association of Greater Miami, will hold a memorial at 7 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center, 20400 NE 30th Ave.
Micki Marlo recorded for Capitol and ABC-Paramount, had a starring role in Broadway’s “The Ziegfield Follies of 1957,” and became a nightclub regular from Miami Beach’s Fontainebleau to West Hollywood’s Ciro’s. After a string of appearances on TV variety shows like “The Tonight Show,” she moved to Miami-Dade in 1968 and continued performing until 2015.
An Aventura police officer legally issued a ticket to a driver for making an illegal right turn on a red light that was captured by the city’s red-light cameras, a district appellate court ruled Wednesday. But the court urged the Florida Supreme Court to take up the issue.
Over a span of more than five years, staff members of a Northeast Miami-Dade nursing home managed to bilk a former client out of more than $2 million, an attorney representing the man’s son claimed in a lawsuit recently filed in Miami-Dade Circuit Court.
A month after federal agents thwarted a potential terror attack at Aventura Turnberry Jewish Center, hundreds of people gathered at the synagogue Sunday to mark the 68th Anniversary of Israel’s independence.
For some students, completing a school project is just another assignment for a grade, but for 18-year-old Armando Martinez, it turned into Florida’s first ever-CREAM franchise, a dessert company specializing in the ice cream cookie sandwich.