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How a small dinner for out-of-towners could elevate Miami

A sea change might have washed over Miami last week, seen by few but destined to alter our psyche and image as only a handful of events ever do. That’s a very tall order for a single…

Warfare Over Broken City Promises Needs Flower Power

Zinnias could halt an escalating war in Miami-Dade. Stay with me and I'll share the secret, gleaned from a companion at Saturday's half-century dinner of the Coconut Grove Playhouse.…

A Great Start On Dealing With Conflicts Of Interest In Office

A disclosure plan Mayor Carlos Alvarez lays out for top officials is so good that it shouldn't stop at county hall. With tweaking, it would benefit cities, too.…

Good Luck In Retirement Joe And Thanks For The Memories

Let us be the first to wish Miami City Manager Joe Arriola well in retirement. For more than three years, he has worked diligently and donated all of his salary…

In State Of The County Address Read Between The Lines

Last week's State of the County address was memorable primarily for what Mayor Carlos Alvarez didn't say. Not a word about his showcase bid to personally control almost every smidgeon…

Civic Groups Must Act Now To Strengthen Airports Vitality

Four key issues in Miami-Dade require rapid action. Three - urban transportation, public education and affordable housing - are getting it. That leaves the fourth horseman of the apocalypse, Miami…

Commissioners Love Em Or Hate Em Should Get A Big Raise

Bruno Barreiro, for whatever reason, is about to ask fellow Miami-Dade County commissioners to seek a 1,400% pay raise on the September ballot.…

Small Events Dot Miamis Roadmap To Economic Growth

Just before next year's Super Bowl kicks off its tourist spending here, we'll host a little-known event that, in concert with diverse other under-the-radar visits, offers us similar economic rewards.…

Dont Let Stillunrealized Aims Become Our Claims To Fame

Miami long has sported grand ambitions, big dreams and exaggerated claims. Carl Fisher in the 1920s touted a spit of mosquito-ridden swampland as a great place to live. What a…

As National Growth Slows Miami Boomsat Least For Now

When I was being lured south in the mid-1970s, my Orlando employer assured me that though the US economy was dragging, we'd suffer no impact because special advantages protected Florida.…

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