September 1, 2014

Miami-Dade

Resident Background

More than half of Miami-Dade residents were born outside the U.S. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

A Surprise Raise

Despite earning praise for his efforts to clean up city government and restore fiscal stability, Miami Mayor Manny Diaz is under fire for accepting a surprise salary increase. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

A Paucity of Parks

By any measure, Miami's park system is the nation's skimpiest, ranking last among major cities in parkland per capita and in the percentage of land devoted to parks. Read more »
Published on 2/1/2006

Tackling Affordability

As soaring prices are putting the dream of homeownership beyond the reach of a growing segment, the Miami-Dade County Commission is considering an ordinance to begin tackling the problem. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Leaderboard - Jan. 2006

Mark Begelman, Gary Larsen, B. Michael Adler, David Sasnett, Walter K. Robinson, Laurel D. Oswald, James R. Foster. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Paper Pressure

Knight Ridder's largest investor, Private Capital Management, has demanded that the San Jose, Calif.-based media company put itself up for sale. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Miami-Dade County Players - Jan. 2006

Holly Wiedman, Miami Mayor Manny Diaz, Isilio Arriaga, Homestead Mayor Roscoe Warren, Maria Sastre, Ronald Berkman. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Miami-Dade County Business Briefs - Jan. 2006

Coral Gables, Islamorada, Miami, Miami-Dade, Miami Lakes, North Bay Village. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Med School Aspirations

Despite concerns from state lawmakers and education officials, Florida International University continued its push for a medical school at a meeting of the Board of Governors last fall. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Succeeding Raul Martinez

In a landslide vote, Julio Robaina has been elected mayor of Hialeah, succeeding Raul Martinez, who stepped down after nearly 25 years as chief executive of this Cuban-American stronghold. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Below Average

Among residents 25 years and older, Miami-Dade lags the state average in high school and college grads. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

High-Wire Act

Cirque du Soleil, the Montreal-based circus, wants to bring its act to Miami Beach. Permanently. Read more »
Published on 1/1/2006

Condos Everywhere

Miami has 14,566 condominium units under construction as of Sept. 30, with another 63,776 in the permitting pipeline or approved for construction. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Arts Center Cost Still Rising

Blaming a shortage of construction workers and weather-related construction delays, county officials have upped the price tag for the Miami Performing Arts Center by $34.4 million to $446 million. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Miami-Dade County Business Briefs - Dec. 2005

Coral Gables, Hialeah, Key West. Miami, Miami-Dade, North Miami. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Success, At A Price

An engineering research center helped Florida International University build a national reputation. But the school is now paying millions to settle allegations that the center misused federal grant money. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2005

Balancing Act

Coral Gables is home to 43,000 people and the Latin American or regional headquarters of more than 175 multinational corporations. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Miami-Dade In the News - Nov. 2005

News from Hialeah, Miami, Miami Beach, Monroe County, Opa-Locka, Sunrise. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

A Florida First

At a Washington, D.C., seminar in 1996, Joseph Caruncho became intrigued with a novel concept emerging from Medicare: A provider-sponsored organization. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2005

Miami-Dade In the News - Oct. 2005

News from Aventura, Coral Gables, Hialeah, Key west, Miami, Miami Beach, Miami-dade Read more »
Published on 10/1/2005

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