Miami’s Forever Bond issue was approved by voters in November. Now, as the city establishes a citizen oversight board, community activists want to make sure a diverse group of residents will sit on the board to review bond projects.
Claudia Hernandez Mesa was arrested and charged with practicing medicine without a license after detectives say she botched a cosmetic procedure on a woman, leaving her face permanently disfigured and scarred.
Dozens of Miami policemen and women — including the chief and top brass — have introduced their first LGBTQ liaison, an out 21-year-old public information officer who joined the department just after high school.
Plans are in the works to build a secondary public school and a K-12 Mater Academy charter in the Brickell area, but some question whether Brickell residents could be accommodated at nearby schools instead.
The 15th annual Miami Marathon and Half Marathon will take place on Sunday morning. The race starts at 6 a.m. in front of the AmericanAirlinesArena, 601 Biscayne Blvd. Many streets will be closed in Miami, Miami Beach, Brickell and Coconut Grove. See the map for the street closings.