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Dec 18 2018

😎Want to join the cool kids’ club?

Plus, Walter Mercado’s predictions for 2019

Hey there! Tuesday is yours for the taking.  It’s a new year, which means new possibilities. And according to our favorite cape-wearing astrologer Walter Mercado, 2019 will offer a chance to correct errors of the past and have a new attitude on life.

However, he also says the U.S. will somehow become even more polarized. And that this might be the year that Donald Trump gets impeached. Maybe Mercado watches MSNBC? Read his full predictions read more



Dec 17 2018

🌆 Come on over to Overtown!

Plus, don’t pay more for parking

Happy Monday! It’s a new week, and we’ve got something new just for you. For the next few weeks, we’re going to be exploring Overtown together in our new Neighborhood Spotlight series.

We’re kicking things off in Overtown because it’s one of Miami’s most historic, diverse, and rapidly changing neighborhoods. We’re excited to get to know some of the local people, places, and organizations that make it special.

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Dec 14 2018

🎧 Is Miami about to get noisier?

And: If these motel walls could talk …

Hey there, you made it to Friday! It’s tequila time!

If you wanna unwind from the week, head on over to Bakan, a funky new Mexican restaurant in Wynwood that features more than 500 kinds of tequilas and mezcals. But before you toast to the weekend, please say hi to our new local director, Na
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Dec 13 2018

🌊“We need to get our heads out of the sand”

Plus, we’re still adding to our 2019 bucket list.

Happy Thursday! We’re one day closer to the weekend, and one day closer to the new year! As 2019 creeps closer we’re asking you all to let us know: What should be on our 2019 Miami bucket list?

Whether it’s finally exploring the Everglades, tasting some read more



Dec 12 2018

🗣️Here’s where you can see Michelle Obama live

Plus, why you might want to reconsider your diet plan

Happy Hump Day! If you haven’t had a chance to see “Bohemian Rhapsody” in theaters, don’t worry. We’ve got a pair of tickets to “The Ultimate Queen Celebration” this Sunday at the Arsht Center!

We’ll give them away to a reader who introduces at least one new subscriber to The New Tropic today. 💪

How do you enter to win? Just shar
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Dec 11 2018

🤞Here’s why we’re feeling lucky

Plus, we wanna know what's on your bucket list.

Hey hey, it’s Tuesday! And we’re getting closer and closer to the new year. So as we look ahead, we’re not worried so much about your resolutions to lose weight or read more books. We want to know the experiences and stuff you haven’t tried yet here in the 305 that could be a highlight of your year.

So tell us: What should be on our 2019 Miami bucket list? What are the things you can do in this city that are so great, you would challenge ever
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Dec 10 2018

🚆Here’s where Metrorail could be headed

Plus, we’ve got a quick favor to ask.

Welcome to the week! Feeling a little sleepy after Baseling this past week?  Don’t worry — we’re right there with you. If you need something to pep you up, check out this holiday playlist from Lance, our storytelling producer. It’s filled with classics and modern jams and, since temperatures are
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Dec 09 2018

🎨Here's your Sunday Basel itinerary

Plus, our guide on how to critique art

Hey there! Basel is almost wrapped up and it’s another beautiful day to check out some art. We don’t usually send out weekend newsletters, but this special edition is to make sure you know how to make the most of the last day of Basel.


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Dec 08 2018

🗓️Here's your Saturday Basel itinerary

Plus tell us the craziest thing you saw at Basel

Hey there! It’s Saturday and a beautiful day to do some Baseling. We don’t usually send weekend newsletters, but we couldn’t miss this chance to remind you of the exhibits and events we think you should head to today. Don’t forget to tag @thenewtropic in your IG pics as you explore the city!


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Dec 07 2018

🚗How safer driving could get you paid

Plus, we planned out your Basel weekend

Friday has finally arrived! And this afternoon we’ll be chatting with Mikhaile Solomon, founder and director of the Prizm Art Fair, on Facebook Live.

Mikhaile’s going to give a few tips on how to critique and really appreciate art during Art Basel and also show us some of the work local artists will have on display at Prizm.

Catch it over on our Facebook page at 1 p.m.read more