| Jul 4, 2014
| 2:20 PM
My first question to Nan Rich was, "How did this happen?"
How did Charlie Crist, just 18 short months after checking the "D" on his voter-registration form, become the best thing going for the party?
This is a guy who once enjoyed being known as...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 5:04 AM
The new Gold Dust Lounge album, “Lost Sunset,” is an exhilarating experiment in the elasticity of time and culture, bandleader and guitarist Russell Mofsky taking familiar sounds and references and bending them into something that reverberates...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 8:25 AM
When it comes to this weekend’s new movies, we have high hopes for Clint Eastwood’s “Jersey Boys,” but a little Frankie Valli goes a long way. This may be the weekend to consider a smaller screen for a film with no less ambition....
| Jun 14, 2014
| 6:52 PM
Nan Rich has been running a political marathon: 250 campaign stops, 135,000 miles, 26 months.
But even as she prepares to officially qualify for the ballot Tuesday as a candidate for the Democratic nomination for governor, it looks more than ever as...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Though we'll see some sun here and there, expect showers and storms throughout the week, thanks to tropical moisture flowing over the region.
Rain begain moving across much of South Florida before dawn Monday and some areas have already experienced up...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Working as a DJ in the South Florida salsa scene, Jorge Charun watched bachata, a Dominican Republic rhythm and dance, take the place of reggaeton in dance clubs and on the radio.
"There's a huge demand for bachata music now," Charun says. "A lot of...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:38 PM
FECHA: 25 de junio
LUGAR: Sun Life Stadium
2269 NW 199th St., Miami Gardens
THE VOICE TOUR
FECHA: 26 de junio
LUGAR: Broward Center
201 SW 5th Ave., Fort Lauderdale
HORA: 7:30 p.m.
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:03 AM
For his performances in Boca Raton Tuesday night, Grammy-winning flautist Nestor Torres will do something out of character: He’ll look backward for inspiration.
Of course, this is not a bad thing when you can draw on such contemporary-jazz...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Twenty years ago, I interviewed Frank Nutter, then and now president of the Reinsurance Assn. of America, on the threat climate change posed to the $2-trillion-plus global property and casualty insurance industry.
"It is clear," he said back then, "that...
| Jun 27, 2014
Cynthia Nunez may be Cuban, but she breathes Korean.
"I have an emotional attachment," Nunez says. "I watch Korean dramas and listen to Korean music whenever I'm stressed out about school."
The FIU physics major is an organizer of Kpop Con Miami,...
| Jul 1, 2014
When South Florida geeks assemble for the pop-culture emporium known as Florida Supercon, they may count among them a brand of nerd more power-hungry than any house in Westeros: the dreaded "Game of Thrones" fan.
"They like to bite, punch and swing...