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LOOK: Madonna's Bathtub And A $10,000 Gold Toilet

Posted 07.25.2013 | Miami

All eyes are on Gianni Versace's former mansion in South Beach, one of the most expensive properties currently on the market. It was there that the It...

They're Back! With Paper Towel Prizes

Sun Sentinel | Nick Sortal | Posted 09.23.2013 | Miami

More than three months after a new state law forced senior arcades into retirement, the low-stakes, adults-only gaming venues are re-emerging across S...

LOOK: These Manatees Need Some Private Time

Sun Sentinel | David Fleshler | Posted 09.22.2013 | Miami

Large, roly-poly mammals are common sights on South Florida beaches, but on Monday afternoon a group of them weren't of the human variety. Seven mana...

LOOK: Into The Wild

Vanessa Martin | Posted 07.23.2013 | Miami

Like everything else in Miami, the shows at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim were constantly running late. Fortunately, Vix Paula Hermanny, the Brazili...

Too Much?

Vanessa Martin | Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

It was all about the fairy hippie vibe at last night's L*Space By Monica Wise show at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim. With elements like fringe for a...

After the Heat Championship

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 09.21.2013 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

It was a heck of a journey to the Larry O'Brien trophy, but we endured. However, once we earned our second consecutive championship, the after effects -- to me -- earn mixed reviews.

Luli Fama Makes Us Dance

Vanessa Martin | Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

On day four of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2014, designers pulled out all the stops to entertain and inspire with beach looks perfect for sipping ...

PHOTOS: Foxy Ladies And Charlie's Angels

Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

The idea of cruise wear may conjure up images of polyester Hawaiian shirts and poorly matched pastels, but not in the case of hipster brand Wildfox. ...

LOOK: The 33 Most Outrageous Looks From Swim Week

Posted 07.23.2013 | Miami

We're always thrilled to see gorgeous resort clothing on the runway at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim -- and bless our wallets, there's some really b...

LOOK: Mara Hoffman Wows Again In Print

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

We didn't think it was possible for Mara Hoffman's anthropological prints to get any more intricate after last year's desert-influenced resort show, b...

PHOTOS: 'Justice For Trayvon' Rally Hits Miami

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

One week after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the death of Miami Gardens teen Trayvon Martin, hundreds filled downtown Miami streets to rall...

LOOK: What's He Doing In India?!

Sun Sentinel | Craig Davis | Posted 09.20.2013 | Miami

Chris Bosh's summer of celebration took an exotic detour last week from a family excursion to France and Italy. The Miami Heat center, fresh off help...

LOOK: Swim Week Gets A Brazilian!

Posted 07.21.2013 | Miami

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Swim gets a Brazilian! Actually, Brazil's Paola Robba has been showing at Swim Week since 2002, and this year's collecti...

At-Home Cemeteries Now A Thing

Sun Sentinel | DIANE C. LADE | Posted 09.20.2013 | Miami

For those struggling to let go, a South Florida funeral home is offering a new way to keep your loved ones close. Very close. Palm Beach Memorial Pa...

LOOK: Ready To Wear THIS To The Beach?!?!

The Huffington Post | Janie Campbell | Posted 09.19.2013 | Miami

While lounging between runway shows at this year's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim, a well-known stylist confided to us: "I just want to see something...

PHOTOS: Epic Downpour Didn't Stop Swim Week Kick-Off!

Posted 07.22.2013 | Miami

Even Thursday night's epic torrential downpour did not get in the way off the official kick-off party for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim 2014. Per...

YESSS! BayLink Rises Again With Funds For Study

Posted 07.19.2013 | Miami

For decades, Miamians have been crying out for a light rail system that stretched to Miami Beach -- and it looks like the proposed "Bay Link" system i...

PHOTOS: Miami's Gorgeous Lofts

Posted 07.19.2013 | Miami

Ever since 1990, when Demi Moore slow danced with the specter of Patrick Swayze in her loft in "Ghost," everyone's been clamoring to move into such a ...

Where to Shop: Miami's Best Swim Boutiques (PHOTOS)

Vanessa Martin | Posted 07.18.2013 | Miami

Swimwear is to a Miamian as outerwear is to a Midwesterner -- that is to say, one of life's everyday necessities. With nearly year-round sunshine, whi...

Jim Crow Impacts Juries in Florida, Denying Justice for Trayvon Martin

Desmond Meade | Posted 09.16.2013 | Black Voices
Desmond Meade

That disfranchisement and marginalization of returning citizens, who are stripped of their right to vote and right to serve on a jury, was involved in the verdict should outrage every Floridian and every American.

WATCH: Mayor Makes OUTRAGEOUS Claim About Libraries

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 07.17.2013 | Miami

The news that Miami-Dade Mayor was axing funding for a no-kill program at county animal shelters got worse on Monday when he announced that nearly two...

Florida Admits School Grades Aren't Accurate

Sun Sentinel | Scott Travis | Posted 09.15.2013 | Miami

Florida's public school grades, highly anticipated by parents as a way to measure quality, are no longer an accurate barometer of how well or how poor...

My Miami: Local Makes Waves For Swim Week

The Huffington Post | Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 07.15.2013 | Miami

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Swim, July 18 through 22, will bring a blur of Lycra into Miami Beach, but one local beach-y, rock'n'roll collection is bou...

South Florida's Black Churches Respond To Verdict

Sun Sentinel | Mike Clary and Attiyya Anthony | Posted 09.14.2013 | Miami

In South Florida's African-American communities, reactions ran strong and deep on Sunday to an acquittal in the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin. B...

PHOTOS: Signs At Miami Demonstration Will Break Your Heart

Posted 07.15.2013 | Miami

"Don't worry about more riots," read a sign. "Worry about more Zimmermans." It was one of many pointed poster messages as roughly 200 people gathe...