A banquet hall in west Miami-Dade on Sunday became a time machine of sorts to the early Twentieth Century Cuba -- and the town of Mariel. One of the ``travelers'' was Gertrudis Balsindri, who was born in the coastal town 25 miles east of Havanaon Nov. 17, 1900 -- that makes her 109.
Former U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia held off a political surge Tuesday by former friend and political ally Annette Taddeo to win the Democratic primary for Florida’s 26th congressional district, setting up a rancorous rematch against Republican Rep. Carlos Curbelo, who ousted Garcia from office two years ago.
David Santiagoel Nuevo Herald
Joe Garcia sets up rematch against Carlos Curbelo
Raquel Regalado says “The people have spoken, and they have rejected Carlos Gimenez.”
Annette Taddeo: "We sent a loud voice for new opportunities for new people and women."
Miami Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez speaks to his supporters after Tuesday's primary election