Key Biscayne

Key Biscayne

Is city ready to fulfill broken pledge for ‘world-class’ park at Miami Marine Stadium?

The city of Miami is set to seek a “world-class” design firm to develop a blueprint for a long-promised public park and event space at the Miami Marine stadium on Virginia Key. That comes nearly a year after it hurriedly spent $18 million to accommodate the Miami International Boat Show on the site, prompting complaints of a “bait-and-switch” and a lawsuit by neighboring Key Biscayne.

Key Biscayne

Six candidates run for three seats on Key Biscayne Village Council

A half-dozen Key Biscayne residents, motivated by issues from sea-level rise to high school choice, are seeking three open Village Council seats. The candidates include: Violette de Ayala, the founder of FemCity; Allison McCormick, a former teacher; Brett Moss, the principal architect of Moss & Architecture Design Group; Katie Petros, a law office administrator; Ignacio J. Segurola, an attorney; and Rosemary Thornton, a media consultant.

Key Biscayne

Miami Marine Stadium: Save Your Seat

The "Save Your Seat" fundraiser for Miami Marine Stadium launched on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Three hundred limited-edition wooden armchairs dating back to 1963 are on sale for $500 a pop, historical value included, in an effort to raise money for the stadium's renovation.

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Miami Marine Stadium: Save Your Seat

The "Save Your Seat" fundraiser for Miami Marine Stadium launched on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Three hundred limited-edition wooden armchairs dating back to 1963 are on sale for $500 a pop, historical value included, in an effort to raise money for the stadium's renovation.
Al Diaz adiaz@miamiherald.com
Miami Marine Stadium: Save Your Seat 1:58

Miami Marine Stadium: Save Your Seat

Mangroves at Miami’s Marine Stadium get the chop 1:28

Mangroves at Miami’s Marine Stadium get the chop

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Author on Trump and Crandon's golf course

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St. Thomas Aquinas football team goes for '3-peat' in Orlando