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4 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in. "> At Totally Dog's Redland campus, there's a pool where timid dogs can wade and the bolder ones can jump right in.
17 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
Join the weekly civic hack sessions in Wynwood, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, The LAB Miami, 400 NW 26th St. More info: thelabmiami.com South Florida startups make pitches, present their challenges and gain feedback, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Venture Hive, 1010 NE Second Ave., Miami. More info or to sign up to present: 1millioncups.com/Miami .
Alabama entrepreneurs Lee Conn and Brian Case are out to prove that American-made motorcycles shouldn't all have to look like the laid-back cruisers made by Harley-Davidson. Motus Motorcycles founders are building a sport-touring machine, designed both for traveling in comfort over long distances and for more spirited riding once you reach prime motorcycling roads.
Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo. "> Chris Blythe, left, and Jackie Brown participated in the Swim to Alligator Lighthouse as a relay team last year, but this time they are each doing it solo.
Sept. 10--Miami-Dade County and the city of Miami would share boats and crews under a new plan by Mayor Carlos Gimenez to end a three-year stalemate with unions over how to revive the county's fire-boat fleet. Under the draft plan, Miami and Miami Beach would provide some crew members for Miami's downtown fire boat, and Miami would provide some crew for a 50-foot county fire boat to be docked in the northern part of Biscayne Bay, Gimenez said Wednesday.
Most know Rome as the Eternal City, but for University of Miami professor Thomas Spain, it is also a destination of endless knowledge to consume visually. From its grand arches to its stunning architecture, the city has never failed to enthrall the architecture professor.
As the country struggles with a shortage of primary care doctors, the Department of Health and Human Services announced Friday that it would give $13.4 million to 48 health centers in Florida to expand primary care services. The grants, established by the Affordable Care Act, will pay the salaries of about 215 health workers statewide and enable health centers to stay open longer, as well as to expand care in dentistry, mental health and ophthalmology, HHS said in a statement.
While standing about a block away from the Wilkie D. Ferguson, Jr. federal courthouse in Miami, Jose Rios said "having no money" made him feel "invisible." Rios was setting up a sleeping area early Friday morning on a sidewalk next to an empty parking lot.
Happy Friday. If you've been inside just about any store, you've noticed pumpkins, ghouls,and candy on display -- which means that Miami is gearing up for fall -- even though it's still about a grillion degrees outside.
Marcus & Millichap First VP Douglas K. Mandel and Associate VP Benjamin H. Silver represented the seller, Coral Gables-based Sontona Corner LLC, led by Danny S. Taha . It was acquired by 172 Realty LLC, an affiliate of New York-based ABC Properties.
Spellbound: A Fire & Ice Reunion and Erasure After Party. With Lovers Revenge, DJs Cecilia Cruz, Mystic Bill, and Jose Strummer.
A veteran Miami police officer told friends he threatened to report the Miami police public service aid -- accused of killing him in Pembroke Pines -- to internal affairs. The two Miami police employees' romantic affair wasn't working out.
Police are looking for a man who allegedly stabbed another man outside a club over the weekend. Miami Police said an altercation occurred outside Club Mekka at 950 Northeast 2nd Avenue Sunday just after 7:30 a.m. The victim, 31-year-old Marlon Sanchez, and the subject were with separate groups of friends.
Sabadell United Bank granted a $35.5 million construction loan for the Miami River Apartments.
In order to ensure the safety of the increased pedestrian traffic resulting from the construction of 109 Tower, the intersection at 8th Street and 109th Avenue is in desperate need of improvements. Since the start of the new semester and the opening of the residential tower, I have been witness to several near accidents on the highly traveled intersection by pedestrians, cyclists and motor vehicles.
After previously covering Top Ten Lunch Specials in Miami for Under $10 and Best Food Items in Miami for $1 it was time to find some middle ground with that midday meal. A $5 lunch should leave you just full enough and with the sweet satisfaction that you got a good deal.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:30 pm
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