Former Miami, FL, rookie police officer Jose Acosta, who was busted stealing during unnecessary traffic stops, got six years in prison after pleading guilty to theft, burglary and false imprisonment charges.
A Florida International University professor has discovered hidden treasure inside a dead man’s abandoned furniture. Jesse Brody, who also owns CA Modern Home in Miami Beach, wants to return the gold coins and jewelry.
The violent drug gang known as Dub Street Blood Family (DSBF), Site 16 Blood Gang and Smackville terrorized the southern Gwen Cherry public housing projects in Miami, FL, but 13 now are going to federal prison.
Critical Mass, the monthly bike ride of thousands of cyclists, is Friday through Miami, Miami Beach and North Bay Village. Janna Pelle, a Brooklyn indie pop musician, hosts benefit to honor Patrick Wanninkhof at after party.
West Flagler Associates, which runs Magic City Casino in Miami, was awarded a permit to move forward with another facility for jai-alai and poker just north of downtown in the Edgewater neighborhood near Wynwood.
Residents of one of Miami's neighborhoods that face the greatest pressure from development spoke out against Eastside Ridge, a massive project being proposed to replaced the moderately priced apartments at Design Place in Little Haiti.
Miami, Miami Beach and other cities across the county are pursuing funding for mass transit projects that fit into the countywide SMART plan. The pilot projects could provide new transportation options and ease traffic while long-term projects are developed.
Next month, the swanky new Hyde Suites and Residences hotel will debut in Midtown Miami, signaling what's likely to be the start of a transformation for the downtown Miami corridor that, until only last year, was a lodging desert.
Triple Five, the Canada-based developer behind the proposed American Dream Miami mega-mall in Northwest Miami-Dade, is under contract to buy the Archbishop Curley-Notre Dame High School in Little Haiti.