South Beach

District 5 Miami-Dade Special Election Voter Guide

Here’s a guide to the District 5 Miami-Dade county commission special election and the runoff election on June 19.

/ June 6, 2018


Eileen Higgins

Eileen Higgins is one of the four candidates for the District 5 Miami-Dade county commission seat.

/ April 25, 2018


Carlos Garin

Carlos Garin is one of the four candidates for the District 5 Miami-Dade county commission seat.

/ April 25, 2018


Alex Diaz de la Portilla

Alex Diaz de la Portilla is one of the four candidates for the District 5 Miami-Dade county commission seat.

/ April 25, 2018


Zoraida Barreiro

Zoraida Barreiro is one of the four candidates for the District 5 Miami-Dade county commission seat.

/ April 25, 2018


How to do South Beach like a tourist before all the ritzy deals run out

Hop on our last-minute summer plans in South Beach before fall finally hits and the ritzy hotel rates run out.

/ August 21, 2017


Urban Beach Weekend: When will Miami Beach value black tourists?

Webber Charles: Until Miami Beach is honest about the role racism plays in their policing and politicians embrace the value of black tourism, we won’t reach any constructive solutions.

/ June 6, 2017


Learning to play the trumpet with pop star Spencer Ludwig

We convinced former Capital Cities bandmate Spencer Ludwig to give Chris Adamo a trumpet lesson. (Chris was not very good. We still love him tho.)

/ December 6, 2016


You’re dining with the dead at Joe’s Stone Crab

There are bodies buried at Joe’s Stone Crab — and we’re not talking crustaceans.

/ October 30, 2016


There’s an island in your backyard you might have never noticed

In between Miami Beach and the mainland lives an uninhabited island open to the public. The chances are you’ve passed by it hundreds of times and never noticed it, so we got some visuals in hopes of sparking up your curiosity.

/ September 21, 2016