(310 posts)

Meet the Van Leers, Miami’s father-son climate change duo

John Van Leer made sure his son Sam’s childhood was a nonstop environmental education. Now Sam is doing everything he can to save it.

Environment / April 26, 2017

That time we got to eat pakoras on Chef Niven Patel’s farm

A few of you came to explore Chef Niven Patel’s farm with us last weekend. Thanks for sharing your pictures!

Food / April 26, 2017

Recycling is still mostly a mystery for folks in Miami, but you all gave us some great tips.

Here’s how to recycle the right way in Miami

So many confusing rules. Here’s how to actually treat the Earth right.

Environment / April 25, 2017

Richard Florida said innovation would save Miami. But now it’s dividing us.

Innovation is driving an economic boom. But the gap between the startup bros and the service workers keeps growing and growing.

People / April 23, 2017

Getting into the weed: where Florida’s at on medical marijuana

We voted for it. So why is the legislature moving slower than a bunch of high school kids on 4/20?

Health / April 19, 2017

Jai-alai 101: where it came from and how to watch it

Jai-alai used to draw crowds of 15,000 in Miami. But today it’s usually just a few people watching players hurl pelotas at more than 100 miles per hour.

History / April 17, 2017

Underwater hunting: How to spearfish in Miami

Local underwater outdoorsman Roy Ferreira teaches us a thing or two about spearfishing in Miami.

Environment / April 13, 2017

A farm-to-table Indian restaurant is coming to Miami. Here’s a tour of the farm.

We toured Chef Niven Patel’s backyard farm in Homestead ahead of the opening of Ghee Indian Kitchen. There are mangoes, lychee, and all kinds of herbs, and we just can’t wait any longer.

Food / April 10, 2017

Beautiful words about the city we love

Just a few of our favorite words from a few of our favorite poets about our absolute favorite city — Miami.

Art / April 7, 2017

The Miami Maker Faire is back this weekend

It’s like Etsy in real life, plus ROBOTS!

Things to do / April 6, 2017