Politics: Racial Debate

Mayor Phillip Levine

Anti-Hispanic Charges Throw Debate Into Chaos. On Tuesday, the Shore Club Hotel could have rivaled any well-coached daytime talk show audience. … [Read more...]

Politics: Commissioner Wolfson Yells Expletive at Steve Berke During Debate


It's a comedian's wet dream: to turn the heckles back on the heckler. That's what the once-comedian-now-mayoral-candidate Steve Berke is doing to … [Read more...]

Politics: Roger Abramson to Challenge Matti Bower in Group 3

Roger Abramson

Local Activist and Artist Roger Abramson announced his candidacy for the Miami Beach Commission this past week. He will seek the seat for Group 3 … [Read more...]

Politics: Meeting Transcript (Madonna)

Miami Beach City Commission EXECUTIVE SESSION  Wednesday, June 8, 2005 12:21 p.m. In attendance: Mayor David Dermer Matti Bower Simon … [Read more...]

Politics: For Pete’s Sake, Give Madonna A Trial Liquor Period Already


Foes, City Have Hardly Aquitted Selves Well In Feud with Club Owner It's been 80 years since one of the most sweeping social experiments ever … [Read more...]


 To: The City of Miami Beach From: The Miami-Dade County Commission on Ethics and Public Trust Re: City of Miami Beach/Club Madonna Date: January … [Read more...]

Politics: We Are Being Snookered

Frank Del Vecchio

City Hall's Most Crucial Decision in Years Was A Sloppy, Flubbed One, Critic Charges. It is a foolhardy thing to provoke the anger of the electorate, … [Read more...]

Politics: A Tragic Case In Which Blame was Misplaced


And, Mayoral Contest Tops Million-Dollar Mark. The blame for Trayvon Martin's death lies not with one person but three, and none of them is named … [Read more...]

Politics: Mr. City Attorney: The Fibber In Your Office? Fire Him

Judge Victoria Sigler

And, Somebody's Recall of the Old Days Sure Doesn't Sync With Reality. “Darn right insultful.” Those, the words of Judge Victoria Sigler in a county … [Read more...]