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Medicaid cuts in health bill threaten mental health care for Floridians – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldMedicaid cuts in health bill threaten mental health care for FloridiansMiami HeraldBefore Haylee Kalick signed up for Medicaid in 2015, she had been involuntarily committed to hospital psychiatric wards under [Read entire story]

All Clear Given After Suspicious Package Found Inside Miami International Airport – NBC 6 South Florida

NBC 6 South FloridaAll Clear Given After Suspicious Package Found Inside Miami International AirportNBC 6 South FloridaMIAMI, FL - MARCH 24: Miami-Dade police cars sit outside of Terminal F after a suspicious package was [Read entire story]

A Tale of Two Toilet Paper Dispensers: Miami-Dade Public Transit – Miami New Times

Miami New TimesA Tale of Two Toilet Paper Dispensers: Miami-Dade Public TransitMiami New TimesOver the course of some months schlepping all over Miami on buses and trains, I began to document the intriguing way in which [Read entire story]

Will almost 400 apartments be coming to Homestead? City Council votes yes. – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldWill almost 400 apartments be coming to Homestead? City Council votes yes.Miami HeraldSwezy owns a real estate management company that specializes in affordable housing in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. [Read entire story]

Finger gun and free speech: Miami man accused of cop threat challenging Florida law – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldFinger gun and free speech: Miami man accused of cop threat challenging Florida lawMiami HeraldBut now, the Miami-Dade Public Defender's Office is challenging the constitutionality of the law, saying [Read entire story]

7 Miami Homes with Absolutely Stunning Patios Fit for Letting Loose

Even though every season is party season in Miami, summer brings about a certain je ne sais quoi that makes us a little more rowdy—that’s why everyone needs a private outdoor space… [Read entire story]

Vibrant Fashion Pieces to Carry around Miami This Summer

Bright colors, sleek metallics, and bold, eye-catching prints make a fashion statement hotter than a Magic City heat wave. Fringe heel sandal, Salvatore Ferragamo ($625). Bal Harbour Shops, 9… [Read entire story]

The Ultimate Guide to Staying Fit in the Magic City

In a place like Miami, where top models strut the streets and beach season is year-round, staying on your fitness A game isn’t just a priority—it’s a requirement. Luckily, ou… [Read entire story]

Letter from the Editor-in-Chief: July/August 2017

The latest from Jared Shapiro. Standing tall with Shannon and Ray Allen at our annual Women of Influence Luncheon, this year at Estefan Kitchen in the Miami Design District. I recently wore a… [Read entire story]

What Are the Best Sunscreens to Use This Summer?

How do you enjoy the summer rays when they’re your skin’s biggest threat? The latest and greatest sunscreens might just do the trick. Over the last two decades, doctors, scientist… [Read entire story]

Letter from the Publisher: July/August 2017

The latest from Courtland Lantaff. With Lisa Petrillo, Petra Levin, Arlene Chaplin, Shannon Allen, and Melissa Medina at Ocean Drive’s 2017 Women of Influence luncheon at Estefan Kitch… [Read entire story]

He was cited for walking without an ID. He wants the officer off the force. – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldHe was cited for walking without an ID. He wants the officer off the force.Miami HeraldOr, on a quieter if more parallel note, former Miami Dolphins running back Ricky Williams, who found himself being [Read entire story]

Amazon plans mega warehouse in Opa-locka, will hire 1000 – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldAmazon plans mega warehouse in Opa-locka, will hire 1000Miami HeraldAmazon would be the primary tenant for the 97-acre complex, which will generate millions of dollars for the long-dormant Meek charity and is [Read entire story]

While firefighters slept and read, someone stole their wallets and weapons – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldWhile firefighters slept and read, someone stole their wallets and weaponsMiami Herald“It was the middle of the night. They were probably asleep,” Miami police Officer Christopher Bess said. Police believe [Read entire story]

Must-Have Travel Tech Accessories

Going on a vacation soon? Save yourself some stress and headaches with our Must-Have Travel Tech Accessories. This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Verizon, all opinions are my own. The last three weeks [Read entire story]

These Miami airport workers say their health plan is sub-par. So they’re on strike. – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldThese Miami airport workers say their health plan is sub-par. So they're on strike.Miami HeraldJust ahead of the busy Fourth of July weekend, nearly 100 baggage handlers, skycaps, ramp agents and other [Read entire story]

EVOLVE from DISH Transforms In-Room Hotel Entertainment

Do you love traveling and are a DISH subscriber? If you are then you will be happy to learn that DISH is once again revolutionizing the way you and I are entertained while on the go. How? They just unveiled EVOLVE®. And [Read entire story]

Where to Get the Best Doughnuts in Every Miami Neighborhood

Is there anything better than a fresh-baked doughnut? With the wild and bold varieties that are now being offered around Miami, our favorite sweet treat is about to get a major upgrade. Wynwoo… [Read entire story]

Miami-Dade school grades mark a milestone: no F schools – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldMiami-Dade school grades mark a milestone: no F schoolsMiami HeraldMiami-Dade has seen the number of failing traditional public schools plummet in recent years, from 16 F-rated schools in 2015 to seven last [Read entire story]

Hyde Beach at SLS South Beach hosts 4th of July Celebration

Hyde Beach invites guests to join them to celebrate America, home of the brave! A specialty Independence Day BBQ food & cocktail menu will be available for guests to refuel and refresh. Hi… [Read entire story]

Think you’re a huge Dolfan? This man got married wearing a Dolphins helmet. Top that! – Miami Herald (blog)

Miami Herald (blog)Think you're a huge Dolfan? This man got married wearing a Dolphins helmet. Top that!Miami Herald (blog)“You know you have found the one,” wrote Lee, who lives 60 miles south of London, “when she [Read entire story]

Miami Dolphins’ O-line gets low rating – 247Sports

247SportsMiami Dolphins' O-line gets low rating247SportsDuring the five games when center Mike Pouncey was healthy, the front was a decisive, physical, and cohesive whole. The rest of the time, not so much. Pro [Read entire story]