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Meatless Monday: Preserving What's on America's Plate

Ellen Kanner | Posted 07.25.2016 | Green
Ellen Kanner

Mark Twain, adored the abundance of America's plate. He even dreamed of it. He found the food in Europe "as tasteless as paper." He longed for the foo...

Florida Investigating First Possible Local Zika Transmissions In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 07.21.2016 | Healthy Living

Health officials said Thursday they were investigating two possible cases of locally acquired Zika virus in South Florida, although sexual transmissio...

If The Miami Shooting Doesn't Prove America Has A Problem, What Will?

The Huffington Post | Zeba Blay | Posted 07.22.2016 | Black Voices

Charles Kinsey, a behavior therapist from Miami, Florida, was shot by police three times in the leg Monday while trying to help a patient with autism ...

A Very Civilized Way To Spend A Sunday

Tom Falco | Posted 07.19.2016 | Arts
Tom Falco

About 20 people braved Sunday's heat and humidity to sketch images of Coconut Grove, Florida during the Miami Urban Sketchers event. Coconut Grove is...

Nashville Is Officially The Friendliest City In America

The Huffington Post | Talia Cuddeback | Posted 07.18.2016 | HuffPost Home

Ever wonder where you’ll find the rudest and friendliest cities in America? For the eighth year in a row, Travel + Leisure has scoured the country a...

Cruise Lines Trying To Save Money -- Not Lives

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 07.07.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

It appears that most cruise lines do not want to spend the money needed to protect young passengers from drowning in their pools.

Authentic Italian Food in the Heart of Downtown Miami

Sonia Queralt | Posted 07.06.2016 | Miami
Sonia Queralt

Vero is an Italian treasure tucked away in between buildings in a quiet part of downtown Miami. If you are not paying attention you could walk right by this place, and trust me you do NOT want to do that.

Five Reasons Vero Beach Is Your New Favorite Florida Destination

Xaque Gruber | Posted 06.28.2016 | Travel
Xaque Gruber

While too many of Florida's waterfront cities have succumbed to claustrophobic overdevelopment, tacky tourist traps, and high-rises, Vero Beach remain...

New Research Report Suggests The Future Of Miami Is Bright

Rana Florida | Posted 07.05.2016 | Miami
Rana Florida

With nearly six million residents and a gross regional product topping $300 billion, Greater Miami is now comparable in size and economic power to Singapore or Hong Kong.

Meatless Monday: Family Meal

Ellen Kanner | Posted 06.27.2016 | Green
Ellen Kanner

My husband and I live down the block from Muslims. And gays. We have Jamaicans, Swiss, Colombians, Cuban refugees, Catholics, Protestants, Jews and a ...


Uncle Louie | Posted 06.26.2016 | Sports
Uncle Louie

UFC Fight Pass is returning to Miami and the Bank United Center in Coral Gables will be rocking this August when Lex McMahon's Mixed Martial Arts broa...

Disney Facing Potential Wrongful Death Lawsuit After Alligator Attacks Child?

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 06.21.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Tragedy strikes in Orlando, FL, yet again as the remains of two-year-old Lane Graves have been discovered after the child was reportedly attacked and pulled into the water by an alligator at Walt Disney World's Grand Floridian Resort

Marie's Jamaican Patties

Ayana Malaika Crichlow | Posted 06.21.2016 | Taste
Ayana Malaika Crichlow

One of the best places for Jamaican patties in South Florida is Marie's Patties. I have been going there for over 20 years as well, and they never disappoint. They make their patties from scratch and they are always hot and tasty. The pastry of the patty is flaky perfection and the meat filling so delicious.

Caribbean Delite: A Trini Restaurant

Ayana Malaika Crichlow | Posted 06.21.2016 | Taste
Ayana Malaika Crichlow

I have been living in America for 20 years, and since I have been in this glorious country, Caribbean Delite has been the place I go to if I want food from home: Trini food. Anything from roti, aloo pie, doubles, bake and shark, pepper sauce, and all the Trini sodas (soft drinks) are there and waiting for your pleasure.

The Miami of the German World

Dr. Dr. phil. Immanuel Fruhmann | Posted 06.20.2016 | Travel
Dr. Dr. phil. Immanuel Fruhmann

Graz is a town, some say city (depending on your definition) you might not expect to exist in the German-speaking world. It may have something to do with the fact, that you have never heard of a city called Graz to exist.

Welcome to Miami--the New Arts Capital of America

Mike Dunphy | Posted 06.08.2016 | Travel
Mike Dunphy

Wynwood Mural, photo by María Renée Batlle Castillo When a close friend of mine moved to Miami a decade ago, the initial reports were not good. Yes...

Metropolitan International Fashion Week Miami Sets the Stage for Global Talent

Tanya Caruso | Posted 06.06.2016 | Style
Tanya Caruso

If the "Baltmain Army" isn't walking in your fashion show it can be challenging to gain notoriety for your clothing brand. This is one of the many obs...

America the Beautiful... Fun & Food

Wendy E. Simmons | Posted 06.02.2016 | Travel
Wendy E. Simmons

When it comes to traveling, I spend most of my time visiting places outside of the United States, which is a shame because as it turns out, there are so many great places to see inside of it.

FLORIDA - Say It Ain't So Governor Scott

AJ Hartnett | Posted 06.01.2016 | Green
AJ Hartnett

I love Florida. It's my second home. I'm a Gator. I have spent a good portion of my life in this beautiful state. And it really pains me to write this...

Top Traditional Burgers in Miami

Alexandria Guerra | Posted 06.02.2016 | Taste
Alexandria Guerra

From the birth of the burger up until now, the hunk of meat has been dressed up and down just as many times as Carrie Bradshaw has changed her Jimmy Choo's. The classic BBQ staple has morphed into a wide-eyed trend that has been documented and "hashtagged" in every way possible.

Britto Heads South of the Border

Uncle Louie | Posted 05.27.2016 | Miami
Uncle Louie

I am thrilled to see a hometown hero from Miami making it big! And someday, somebody in Mexico will share Britto's artwork and the same way I maintained it was a Miami thing, they will think it is a Mexico thing.

A 'Housing First' Solution Could Actually Stimulate Homelessness

Ralph da Costa Nunez, PhD | Posted 05.25.2016 | Impact
Ralph da Costa Nunez, PhD

Recent weeks have brought devastating news for many of the shelters coping with a surge of homelessness in cities across the country: The federal funding they have relied on to house, feed, and care for some of the very neediest Americans is going away.

7 Ways to Enjoy Miami

Liz Cleland | Posted 05.23.2016 | Travel
Liz Cleland

Spanning for two plus miles along Miami southeastern tip, this stretch of beach is graced with turquoise waves and white sand. Northerners like myself flock to it as an escape from the harsh winter weather. There are many things to see, experience, taste and enjoy whilst here!

Panama Papers Confirm Miami a Disneyland for Fraud

J.J. Colagrande | Posted 05.19.2016 | Miami
J.J. Colagrande

Cranes line Miami's skyline, not wrecking balls. Even as one of the hardest hit cities during the foreclosure crisis, building condos in Miami's eme...

RCCL Unleashes a Leviathan: Harmony of the Seas

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel
Spencer Aronfeld

Wake the kids and call the neighbors, or at least notify those folks at Guinness Book of World Records, because the largest cruise ship in the world j...