TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards named Clearwater Beach the best in the United States, with seven other Florida beaches making the Top 25. But only one Florida beach made the world rankings — and Cuba’s Varadero Beach beat it.
Miami Beach public relations executive Gerald Schwartz ran scores of successful political campaigns for decades and was widely known as The Kingmaker. The New York City native and Aventura resident died Monday at the age of 90.
Miami Beach police arrested the man they believe drove the getaway car after the shooting death of retail manager Kamil Patel last month and identified the suspected gunman for the first time. There is still no clear motive for the mysterious killing.
Miami Beach police arrested and charged Sherry Shelsey Moody with felony battery in the attack on Jose Gonzalez inside a Lyft car in South Beach on Jan. 26. The Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office is reviewing the evidence to see if she will face a hate crime charge.
Miami Beach building official Mariano Fernández will face corruption charges after he allegedly did favors for RIU Hotels and Resorts in exchange for heavily discounted or free stays at the chain’s properties.
A Daytona Beach man named Matthew Miller faces charges of driving his Mercedes-Benz onto a sidewalk, striking five people and leaving two infants in critical condition — while his license was suspended.
A Publix employee was stabbed in the stomach Wednesday night and another suffered a cut on the leg after trying to stop a suspected shoplifter at a Miami Beach Publix, police say. Late Wednesday, police arrested a man.