Business

For Art’s Sake

Art in Miami is a $1.4 billion dollar industry. Yup, you read that right. Billion with a “b”. Then how are so many local artists and creatives still struggling and not seeing any of that money?

/ November 2, 2018


Opportunity Knocks on CIC’s Front Door

Nestled between Overtown and Allapattah, CIC’s Miami office is located in what’s known as an Opportunity Zone, an economically-distressed community where investments into area businesses may be eligible for tax breaks.

/ November 1, 2018


Remember When… The Seybold brought shine to Downtown Miami

The Seybold building brought shine and jewelry to Downtown Miami and has remained an attraction for nearly a century.

/ July 16, 2018


The latest concept for shipping containers in Miami? A shelter for the homeless

Shipping containers have been repurposed for just about everything, and now a Miami company is considering them for housing the homeless.

/ June 21, 2018


Can a street redesign bring business to Downtown Miami? This resident hopes so

Downtown Miami resident Stephen Dutton hopes his Avenue 3 concept can bring new life to the neighborhood.

/ June 21, 2018


Miami: Take our quiz to learn how to get dollars back in your pocket

We know that tax season can be a little confusing so we made this quiz to test your tax knowledge and help you get your hard-earned money.

/ February 28, 2018


What does it take for a bookstore to survive in Miami?

We reached out to some of our favorite novel hawkers to learn how they make it happen.

/ August 27, 2017


How Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership was design-hacked by a fourth grader

Miami Book Fair’s latest partnership with Moonlighter makerspace bridges literature, design thinking, and community.

/ August 15, 2017


Take a trip to the zoo. The muffler zoo.

We had a reader write to us about this gem of a muffler repair shop up on N.W. 7th Ave. So we decided to take a field trip. What we found, was a zoo of muffler creatures.

/ July 26, 2017


It’s good business to be LGBTQ tolerant

Being a company that promotes equality in the workplace isn’t just the right thing to do, it’s actually a really good business strategy. If Florida adopted a state non-discrimination policy, then it would know.

/ July 25, 2017