NAVIGATION

July 22, 2017

Miami-Dade

Miami Beach's mayor has an entrepreneurial touch

On a sunny afternoon in February 2016, Philip Levine, multimillionaire businessman/mayor of Miami Beach, came upon a FedEx truck blocking a lane of traffic on one of the city's main roads. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

Miami finally gets its museum: The Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science

Twenty years after it was conceived, five years after groundbreaking, after legal, political and financial woes... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

On the map: Miami is an arbitration hub for international business disputes

Last summer, a special panel of judges met in Miami to hear claims by several construction companies that the Panama Canal Authority, which runs the canal, owes them $1.6 billion... Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

An oversupply of posh in Miami

Overbuilding in Miami's luxury home market has created a buyer's market... Read more »
Published on 5/24/2017

School program in Miami-Dade makes a breakthrough

Areli Acevedo is one of 1,200 students currently in the Breakthrough Miami, a non-profit academic enrichment program that uses a peer-mentoring model to give students from low-income families access to advanced educational opportunities. Read more »
Published on 4/26/2017

Miami-Dade/Monroe: Trains, traffic and sea rise

Florida East Coast's Brightline rail service debuts this summer in south Florida as Miami Beach and Monroe County prepare for rising water. Read more »
Published on 3/28/2017

Sea leveling: Miami takes on rising tides

Experts predict the Atlantic Ocean will rise two feet by 2060 — putting the western half of Miami beach under water. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2017

Targeting talent: Miami-Dade County struggles to find qualified employees

Miami-Dade County ranks No. 8 in the nation for the number of college students per capita. Read more »
Published on 1/26/2017

Bonding over affordable housing in Miami-Dade

South Florida is among the country's least affordable housing markets, part of the workforce housing problem is too few affordable homes near employment centers. Read more »
Published on 12/28/2016

Broken bond: Miami is only municipality the SEC has sued twice

Ongoing securities violations makes Miami the only municipality the SEC has sued twice. Read more »
Published on 11/28/2016

Navigating Venezuela' uncertain economic environment

Public relations and public affairs firm Burson-Marsteller created a Venezuela specialty team to help clients in that troubled country. Read more »
Published on 10/26/2016

Florida declares new are of Zika transmission in Miami

Florida officials on Thursday announced a new area of Zika transmission in the Miami region and have called on the federal government for funding to help fight the outbreak. Read more »
Published on 10/14/2016

Rokk3r is turning ideas into companies

Rokk3r, which started as a marketing and interactive agency, changed direction after the founders began meeting people with great ideas who needed help turning those ideas into companies. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2016

Quick start for Miami FC soccer team

With all the attention on David Beckham's planned Miami United Major League Soccer team, it was easy to miss the March debut of Miami-Dade's only current men's professional soccer team, Miami FC. Read more »
Published on 8/26/2016

DOH clears additional portion of impacted area in Wynwood

Area with local transmissions of Zika is less than one square mile Read more »
Published on 8/11/2016

Inequality: The ‘prosperity gap' in Miami

A loss of higher-paying jobs, and a variety of rising economic barriers threatens mobility and equity. Read more »
Published on 7/27/2016

Talking tourism: The Keys enjoy a jump in visitors

Tourism accounts for 54% of all jobs and 60% of all spending in the Florida Keys. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2016

Miami's path toward shared prosperity as a creative and inclusive global city

The future of Miami is bright --it's a city on the rise, says a new report by FIU and the Creative Class Group. Read more »
Published on 6/16/2016

Alterations: Fashion Mall will be reconfigured as a mixed-use development

Once a prime retail center, the shuttered Fashion Mall in Plantation is set to come back to life — this time with a smaller retail component. Read more »
Published on 5/25/2016

Coming clean: High-dollar home purchases are coming under scrutiny

Buyers who spend more than $1 million on a home in Miami-Dade County will now find it more difficult to shield their identities from the U.S. government. Read more »
Published on 4/27/2016

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