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Tom Falco is the editor and publisher of the CoconutGroveGrapevine.com and is a popular cartoonist. His cartoons are published online, in newspapers and magazines and can also be seen at www.Tomversation.com.

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The Cuban Sandwich

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 4:36 PM

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Hmm, where is the ham in this Cuban Sandwich?

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Sarah Palin Parasailing

(0) Comments | Posted January 27, 2016 | 8:33 AM

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Now that Sarah Palin is back in the news; I thought this tongue twister was apropos. Say it three times fast!

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Unveiling of This Year's Grove Arts Festival Poster

(0) Comments | Posted January 21, 2016 | 9:16 PM

The official poster of this year's Coconut Grove Arts Festival is "Grove Regatta" by Ft. Lauderdale-based painter Madeliene Abling. It was presented at a party on Thursday...
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Remembering Miami Snow; and the Newspapers

(0) Comments | Posted January 19, 2016 | 7:36 AM

It snowed in Miami 39 years ago today. I remember it well, or maybe vaguely. I remember my father had a light blue Galaxy 500 car and I remember frost...
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The Dowager Countess, No Filter

(0) Comments | Posted January 3, 2016 | 2:08 PM

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Violet Crawley, Dowager Countess of Downton Abbey had #nofilter before it was en vogue.

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It's All About Parody at the King Mango Strut

(0) Comments | Posted December 27, 2015 | 4:46 PM

Sunday's 34th Annual King Mango Strut didn't disappoint, but then again, it never does. The parade went on at 2...
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Sticking With Max's Tape Art

(0) Comments | Posted December 3, 2015 | 2:43 PM

Miami Art Week during Art Basel can be daunting. It's a lot to digest -- the...
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Making It More Pleasurable to Fly

(2) Comments | Posted December 2, 2015 | 6:42 AM

I've been traveling often and I'm trying to make it easier. The last...
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The Sunday Comics -- Like They Used to Be

(0) Comments | Posted November 30, 2015 | 3:31 PM

The Sunday Comics is a new project - a  return to yesteryear - where the Sunday comics section was the...
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Celebrating the Ghosts of the L Train

(0) Comments | Posted November 30, 2015 | 6:45 AM

I just got off the L train. I met my cousins in Ridgewood and took the L from Union Square to Myrtle-Wyckoff Avenues. Ridgewood is the new up and coming neighborhood in New York. There was SoHo, then...

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Will the Real King Tut Please Stand Up

(0) Comments | Posted November 23, 2015 | 3:08 PM

I love history, so I jumped at the chance to visit the King Tut exhibit called "The Discovery of King Tut" on 5th Avenue. It's in the same location where the Saturday Night...

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Sarnoff Era Ends

(0) Comments | Posted November 17, 2015 | 8:03 AM

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Ken Russell is the new City of Miami District 2 Commissioner. It's the end of the Sarnoff era.

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Halloween at Vizcaya's Annual Sundowner

(0) Comments | Posted October 30, 2015 | 11:56 PM

After all these years, I finally made it to the Vizcaya Sundowners Halloween Ball. The 29th annual event, to raise money for the upkeep...
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Joe Biden, Deciding

(0) Comments | Posted October 17, 2015 | 10:40 AM

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Vice President Joe Biden has everyone guessing. Will he or won't he? Will he get the eggs or the pancakes?

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ComicCon Returns to New York

(0) Comments | Posted October 8, 2015 | 4:18 PM

It's that time of year again in New York, if you see Batman or one of the Ninja Turtles or Walking Dead heading down the street, it's not early...

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Welcome to Regatta Park

(0) Comments | Posted September 26, 2015 | 3:31 PM


Another park was added to Coconut Grove's long line of parks that dot the waterfront. As of Saturday,  
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Amazing Footage of NYC Newspaper Strike

(0) Comments | Posted September 1, 2015 | 7:30 PM

I came across this three-part YouTube film about the New York City newspapers strike of 1945. It was a 17-day event. It's quite interesting to see how people coped, or didn't cope.
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Scotty's Landing Ouster Has People Furious

(2) Comments | Posted August 21, 2015 | 10:09 AM

There's a war going on in Coconut Grove and it involves a venerable favorite place - Scotty's Landing on the waterfront. This week it was reported that the city has finally given the current owners their notice so that the new mega developer can...

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I'm Drinking Free Water and Going Green

(0) Comments | Posted August 18, 2015 | 9:44 AM

I discovered how to have drinking water whenever I want it and I never run out. I don't have to worry about lugging heavy jugs and bottles back...
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Seeing Yellow: The Animas River

(0) Comments | Posted August 12, 2015 | 11:25 AM

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The Animas River is no place to be these days, even for Stan. No swimming, rafting or even touching, thanks to the EPA snafu.

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