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PHOTOS: Drinking At Gramps

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 01.23.2014 | Miami

"My generation of Miamian has a sense of what claiming 305 means. To some of us, I think it borders on a healthy fanaticism," says Adam Gertsen, owner...

Guess Who's The Priciest City For Renters?

Posted 12.26.2012 | Miami

Miami's housing sector may now be moving at a pre-recession pace, but living in South Florida has gotten no less expensive for families requiring a th...

Bad News For Miami Housewife

Posted 12.26.2012 | Miami

Original "Real Housewives of Miami" star Alexia Echevarria and her power player husband Herman are in a tiff with the federal government and now, they...

ANOTHER Misstep For North Miami Mayor

Posted 12.26.2012 | Miami

North Miami Mayor Andre Pierre's troubles continue as it was recently revealed that he is involved in a Haitian business venture linked to the lead de...

How Local Cops Allegedly Turned One FHP Trooper Into a Hermit

Sun Sentinel | Lisa J. Huriash | Posted 02.23.2013 | Miami

The Florida Highway Patrol trooper at the center of firestorm after she pulled over a speeding cop at gunpoint said fellow law enforcement officers ha...

Good News For Ex-Marine Jailed In Mexico

AP | CURT ANDERSON | Posted 02.20.2013 | Miami

MIAMI — A Marine veteran jailed for months in Mexico after trying to carry a family heirloom shotgun across the border has been freed, U.S. offi...

WATCH: Man 'Intentionally Terrorized' Children After Sandy Hook, Judge Says

Posted 12.21.2012 | Miami

A Fort Lauderdale man was arrested Wednesday after he “intentionally terrorized” a class of elementary school children and a teacher "in a heighte...

You Won't Believe Why This Coach Was Ejected

Sun Sentinel | Aurelio Moreno | Posted 02.19.2013 | Miami

A volunteer soccer coach for a city-sponsored youth league was ejected from a game after two referees ordered him to stop giving instructions in Spani...

Teenager Shot In Wynwood

Posted 12.20.2012 | Miami

A 15-year-old boy shot in the back in Wynwood Wednesday night may be paralyzed. The victim was identified by his father as 15-year-old Erin Willis...

State Sen. Proposes Major 'Stand Your Ground' Changes

Posted 12.31.2012 | Miami

A South Florida state senator is proposing considerable changes to the state's controversial "Stand Your Ground" statute. With Senate Bill 136, Fl...

Stone Crab Shortage Leads To Layoffs, Rocketing Prices

Florida Keys Keynoter | Kevin Wadlow | Posted 02.18.2013 | Miami

Despite rocketing prices for stone-crab claws, many Florida Keys commercial fishermen have nearly given up on the season only two months old. "We may...

PHOTOS: 5 Most Expensive Homes In Golden Beach

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 12.20.2012 | Miami

Golden Beach is a hidden enclave of wealth less than a mile long and 100 yards wide situated at the northernmost stretch of Dade County. Despite its t...

Miami-Dade Delays Vote On Gun Control SUGGESTIONS

Posted 12.19.2012 | Miami

A Miami-Dade County Commissioner has proposed six resolutions to combat gun violence on the heels of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, but no one's ...

How Dade Commissioners Pissed Off ACLU

Posted 12.19.2012 | Miami

Tuesday, for the first time since 2004, a prayer began a Miami-Dade commissioner meeting even amongst criticism that mixing religion and government is...

Special Needs Teacher's Allegedly Brutal Neglect

Sun Sentinel | Scott Travis and Karen Yi | Posted 02.17.2013 | Miami

A Hollywood teacher could lose her job after being accused of locking an autistic child in a chair for two hours, and improperly managing several othe...

Sunbather Run Over By Beach Safety Truck

Sun Sentinel | Ihosvani Rodriguez | Posted 02.17.2013 | Miami

A Hollywood man taking in some sun was taken to the hospital after a beach safety truck ran over him Tuesday, officials said. The 55-year-old sunbath...

LOOK: 'Scarface' Actor Arrested

Posted 12.19.2012 | Miami

Say hello to this little pen? "Scarface" star Steven Bauer was booked into a Miami-Dade County jail Tuesday morning, accused of driving with a sus...

WATCH: 'Finna Shoot Up The School This Friday'

Posted 12.19.2012 | Miami

As flags at South Florida schools flew at half mast Monday, and students and staff observed a moment of silence to honor the 26 victims of the Sandy H...

WATCH: A Moment Of Silence In South Florida Schools

Posted 12.17.2012 | Miami

Flags at South Florida public schools flew at half-mast Monday as the state's two largest school districts remembered the victims of the school shooti...

LOOK: Best Haitian Food In Miami

The Huffington Post | Joey Francilus | Posted 12.17.2012 | Miami

Ask a Haitian mother for food, and she'll feed you to until you can eat no further. Massive portions and interesting characters can be found in the...

Good News For Lil Wayne

Posted 12.17.2012 | Miami

Lil Wayne, 30, can actually retire in peace at the young age of 35 after all -- as long as he can keep the taxman off his back. The Miami rapper be...

Cops: Man Almost Beheads Prostitute In Fatal Stabbing

Sun Sentinel | Megan O'Matz | Posted 02.15.2013 | Miami

LAKE PARK -- A prostitute who went to a man's apartment in northern Palm Beach County was found dead Sunday. She'd been stabbed in the neck multiple t...

WATCH: Swimmers Attempt To Ride Dying Whale

Posted 12.21.2012 | Miami

Sunday morning, a South Florida woman spotted a whale off the coast of Pompano Beach. As she watched what she described as the whale trying to beach i...

Borscht's 'Funhouse Mirror' Disfigures 305

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 12.16.2012 | Miami

Last year the Borscht Film Festival passionately defended Dade County, highlighting the weird Only in Miami vibe that fills locals with dread, pride,...

WATCH: The Tradition Behind This Gruesome Photo

Posted 12.15.2012 | Miami

This is the first installment from a new partnership between The Huffington Post and Miami storytelling series, "Lip Service: True Stories, Out Loud,"...