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LOOK: Inside Today's Little Havana

AP | J. Pat Carter | Posted 07.06.2014 | Latino Voices

MIAMI (AP) — Once a refuge for Cuban exiles rekindling the tastes and sounds of a lost homeland, today Miami's Little Havana is a mosaic of cultures...

Miami Cigars: 'Best In The World?'

Reuters | Posted 11.27.2013 | Miami

By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Inside a Little Havana cigar rolling business in the heart of Cuban Miami, Maria Sierra...

Little Havana Needs a New Immigration System

Fernando Gonzalez | Posted 06.02.2013 | Miami
Fernando Gonzalez

The path to citizenship gave Cuban Americans the opportunity to become full Americans, instead of being stuck in a temporary status or as second-class citizens. The same could happen to my other immigrant neighbors and friends in Little Havana if we give them an opportunity.

A Proud Little Havana Tradition

Miami Herald | Melissa Sanchez | Posted 03.11.2013 | Latino Voices

The drumbeat could be heard blocks away from Southwest Eighth Street, from the morning hours until sundown Sunday. It was music from the annual fes...

Big Three To Become 'Three Kings'

Posted 12.13.2012 | Miami

The Miami Heat's Big Three will rightfully be able to call themselves the "Three Kings" when they lead a major New Year's celebration in Miami. Uni...

WATCH: Why These Miamians Waited 8 Days In Line

Posted 12.05.2012 | Miami

How long would wait outside for some free groceries? For some in Miami's Little Havana, that answer is days. Thousands of people in the historic Cu...

In Miami All That Glitters Is Not Gold

Anthony Garcia | Posted 10.15.2012 | Miami
Anthony Garcia

Can we really call Miami a "world class city" with no historic architecture? Historic structures have a value beyond the wood and stones used to build them, but demolitions, now a weekly occurrence, are eroding a vital resource in Miami.

A Letter From Little Havana for Marco Rubio

Armida Fajardo | Posted 08.29.2012 | Miami
Armida Fajardo

We are not going to vote for a candidate simply because he is Hispanic. We vote for politicians who take our interests into account.

Man Pulls Woman's Hair Then Shoots Up Little Havana Bar

Posted 02.02.2012 | Miami

Two women were shot, and another assaulted, at a Little Havana Bar early Thursday morning. Miami police detective Kendra Simmons said the shooting ...

Little Havana Exhibit Satirizes Miami's Big-Chested Vanity

Amanda McCorquodale | Posted 01.23.2012 | Miami

It's no coincidence that a New York artist is showing an exhibit inspired by vanity in a Miami gallery. After all, the city was recently ranked vaines...

Latino Neighborhoods Becoming New Tourism Hot Spots

Posted 12.05.2011 | Latino Voices

Latino immigration is reshaping entire neighborhoods throughout the country, and sparking new community trends. The vibrant culture of many of these ...

Hundreds Camp Overnight, Thousands Queue For Meal Voucher

Posted 11.30.2011 | Miami

In the most human of economic indicators, hundreds of Miami residents camped out overnight and thousands more joined a line Wednesday morning in Littl...

Effective Tools and Strategy: Kicking it up a Notch in Cuba and Beyond

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Stephanie Rudat

Technology is boosting connectivity, engaging and enrolling the masses to push against repression faced by the people of Cuba, but it's going to take unlimited, uncensored access for technology to truly affect change.

Hamburger Heaven: A Taxonomy of the Different Species of Hamburger

Meathead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Meathead

Let's play culinary anthropologist and study the menu of the major species of burger.