7 Hot Spot Hotels to Visit in Miami

Miami is a city that knows what it means to go over the top: From showy, celebrity-ridden restaurants and clubs that stay packed until the early morning hours to beaches that double as fashion runaways and home prices that break record after record, an understated destination this is not. The...
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TE Will Mallory’s message to recruits: Miami is the ‘full package’

The Miami Hurricanes added a pair of commitments to its 2022 recruiting class over the weekend. Four-star cornerback Khamauri Rogers and three-star wide receiver Landon Ibieta committed, giving Miami four commitments in the class. Current Hurricane tight end Will Mallory has been paying attention to Miami’s recruiting efforts, which includes...
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Chef Niven Patel's Guide to the Perfect Weekend in Miami

Niven Patel came to Miami for a job seven years ago but stayed for the vibrancy and energy of the city and its people. The 2020 Food & Wine Best New Chef leads five restaurant concepts under his company Aya Hospitality. He fell in love with the Homestead area south of the city and bought a house and a two-acre farm, affectionately known as Rancho Patel, where he lives with his wife and twin girls. Here are his favorite weekend spots to dine, explore, and shop in Miami. --Melanie Hansche.
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Podcast: Miami picks up two big out of state commitments

The Miami Hurricanes had a big official visit weekend. Miami picked up two out of state commitments over the weekend in four-star cornerback Khamauri Rogers and three-star receiver Landon Ibieta. Through the Smoke’s Gaby Urrutia and David Lake share their thoughts on those commitments, what it means for UM’s 2022...
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South Florida Sun Sentinel

Few bright spots in reaction to Pride parade tragedy | Editorial

It’s an infinitesimally small percentage of our readers who can say they’ve seen someone run down by a vehicle just a few feet away, but Fort Lauderdale Mayor Dean Trantalis is now among them. We can’t know what it’s like to be in that situation. The horror of watching people maimed and killed directly in front of you might make you assume the worst. But Trantalis is the mayor of the largest ...
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These Miami ZIP Codes are in Danger of Ending Up Underwater Because of Rising Sea Levels

Atlantis is a fun story but a grim reality. Nobody really wants to live underwater, except the marine life. Rising temperatures, extreme weather events, and rising global sea levels directly endanger Miami’s property development. Floods are ranking at the very top of environmental danger. Residents, especially young families, first-time homeowners, and investors, are reasonably worried about future development. Your assets and even your health are on the line. So, it pays to be informed.

Harbor Group Sells Pembroke Pines Apartment for $223M

Harbor Group International has sold a 700-unit apartment community in suburban Miami for $222.65 million. The company acquired the property, called City Center on 7th, in 2017 for $158.5 million and subsequently invested an additional $2.65 million in interior maintenance and upgrades. Located within the Pembroke Pines submarket, City Center...
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10 Amazing Places To Visit in Florida

Florida is one of the most popular destinations in America, and there's good reason for that. There's so much going on in the state!. From the theme parks of Disneyworld and Universal Studios, art deco architecture in Miami and the home of space exploration at the Kennedy Space Center, Florida has a lot to offer.
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Deadly Florida Pride parade crash was 'tragic accident'

Authorities said a white pickup truck was in the staging area before the start of the Stonewall Pride Parade in Wilton Manors, Fla., Saturday, when the vehicle accelerated unexpectedly and hit two pedestrians. Police say the driver, a 77-year-old man, and both pedestrians were members of the Fort Lauderdale Gay...

Mom gives birth in Miami International Airport

You’ve heard of Florida Man, but say hello to Florida Baby. The Miami International Airport got a special delivery on Father’s Day when an expectant mom who arrived on a flight from Chicago gave birth to a precious baby girl inside of her terminal’s restroom (via the Miami Herald). The baby girl’s name? Mia. Talk about a name with a cool story.
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Bam Adebayo commits to Team USA Olympic roster

Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported today that Miami Heat center Bam Adebayo has committed to join the 12-player Team USA roster for the Summer Olympics in Tokyo. This news comes a few days after Jimmy Butler declined an invitation to join the team, deciding instead to rest and focus on the 2021-22 season. As I said back in January, Adebayo could be hungry to play on the 2021 Olympic stage after Gregg Popovich cut him from the 2019 FIBA World Cup team, telling him that he wasn’t ready.