| Apr 22, 2014
| 1:36 PM
When superstars such as Shakira and Jennifer Lopez are as recognizable to Americans as Rihanna and Miley Cyrus, it's clear that Latin music is no longer just for Hispanics.
For Latino artists looking to enter the American mainstream, the road was...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 8:01 PM
Trinity Prep 60,
Deltona Trinity Christian 48
Buzz: Trent Suddeth had 15 points for Trinity Prep (22-5). Kobe Eichelberger added 12 points.
Father Lopez 90,
New Smyrna Beach 70
Buzz: Malik Maitland had 24...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Carl Hiaasen: The title of Hiaasen’s new book says it all: “Dance of the Reptiles: Rampaging Tourists, Marauding Pythons, Larcenous Legislators, Crazed Celebrities, and Tar-Balled Beaches.” The collection of Hiaasen’s columns for...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
South Florida's hospitals are among the best in the nation, if there's anything to be gleaned from the annual medical center rankings that are all the rage in the patient watchdog landscape these days.
The Leapfrog Group, for example, awarded an "A"...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 1:43 PM
One of the few literary magazines in Miami has been given a death sentence.
Jai-Alai Magazine started in the spring of 2011 with Issue No. 10, and its publisher is counting down to the final issue, Issue No. 1, set to be published in the fall of 2015....
| Feb 20, 2014
| 9:02 AM
This week, novelist James Patterson started doing something many an author has secretly dreamed of doing: he’s giving back to the bookstores that made it possible for him to be an author in the first place.
Making good on a promise he made last...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Robert Joseph Shockley, a former Loch Raven Elementary School principal, died of cancer Jan. 13 at Metropolitan Hospital in Miami. The former Towson resident was 92.
Born in Greensboro in Caroline County, he was the son of William Harvey Shockley, who...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Robocop * * *
Después de sorprender al mundo con su película Comando Elite (Elite Squad), el cineasta brasileño José Padilla debuta en Hollywood haciendo una nueva versión de Robocop. En el original y exitoso filme futurista dirigido por Paul...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 2:30 PM
'After I'm Gone' By Laura Lippman. Morrow, 352 pages, $26.99
Few of us ever completely recover from the loss of a loved one. Life, of course, goes on and can be rich and fulfilling. But that loss never entirely disappears.
Laura Lippman explores how a...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 8:45 AM
It's been less than two months since the Miami Hurricanes finished the season with a disappointing 36-9 loss to Louisville in the Russell Athletic Bowl and preparations for the 2014 season are already well underway in Coral Gables.
Monday, the school...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Liza Santana, owner of a Coral Gables public relations company, says she’s not competing with this weekend’s South Beach Wine & Food Festival. She calls her Saturday night culinary and music experience, Eats & Beats, an alternative for young...