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12 Ways To Celebrate the Fourth of July in Miami - Eater Miami

Fourth of July is arguably America’s favorite holiday. Unlike Thanksgiving, which also scores highly on the patriotic scale, Independence Day brings people together with America-themed cocktails, hotdogs and fireworks. It’s one of the few days where it’s socially acceptable and even encouraged to …

Holidays

Amazon and El Latino partner to deliver latin foods in Miami

Next time you’re craving arepas, tequeños, pan de bono or queso blanco, there’s a new delivery option.<p>In its latest move to capture even more of the …

Fortune 500

Bermuda-inspired charmer in Delray Beach seeks $6M

Blocks from the ocean<p>A 7,232-square-foot Bermuda-inspired home blocks from the ocean in Delray Beach recently listed for $5.95 million.<p>The bright waterfront residence, located at 1160 Harbor Drive, has five bedrooms and seven bathrooms. It features retractable glass doors for seamless …

Houses

Traffic trouble in downtown Miami makes for bridge fight

1:11<p>1:10<p>'Winnie the loggerhead' goes back to the sea<p>2:22<p>Bloomberg announces big money to help mayors run their cities<p>0:59<p>Disgruntled customers …

Miami Beach

NOAA considers moving Miami Fisheries headquarters amid budget cuts

The federal agency that oversees hurricane research and manages fisheries along the nation’s southeast coast faces an overhaul and potential …

University of Miami

MDC helps ease our police shortage

The June 22 letter to the editor by former Miami Commissioner Marc Sarnoff, “Miami police shortage, a looming crisis,” highlights the looming …

Opinion

Is the Brain Augmentation Hype Justified? Here's an Expert's Take

Despite bold predictions from several tech firms about the future of neural interfaces, the science of brain augmentation is still in the early days. …

University of Miami

$20M Florida beach mansion heads to auction

Measuring over 23,000 square feet<p>A ginormous oceanfront mansion in Vero Beach is heading to auction on June 28 without reserve with Concierge Auctions.<p>Most recently asking $20 million ($857 per square foot), the 23,315-square-foot home has been on and off the market since 2008 when it listed for …

Luxury

Plans for 12-story office tower on edge of Wynwood unveiled

A New York developer has formally unveiled plans for one of the first new office towers in the booming redevelopment zone that encompasses the …

Architecture

FIU report finds that Wynwood lost revenue due to Zika

The spread of the Zika virus across Miami last summer severely infected earnings at Wynwood businesses, some of which saw revenue and profit dip by …

Viruses

Freebee shuttle service comes to downtown Coral Gables

As streetscape construction work continues on Miracle Mile in Coral Gables, the city has hired a local company to provide free rides around the …

Coral Gables

White Nationalists Storm South Florida Racial Justice Seminar, Horrify Participants

Lutze Segu, a black civil-rights advocate, thought she had picked a safe location on Saturday for her seminar on ending white supremacy. Segu, who …

Racism

Miami Springs pursuing annexation west to Palmetto Expressway – again

The Miami Springs City Council on Monday voted 5-0 to pursue annexation of a large swath of land just west the city limits.<p>“This is just to approve …

Teens’ heavy menstrual cycles could be indication of blood disorders

Life is a series of firsts – first smiles, first steps, first words, first days of school. For mothers and daughters, a uniquely female first occurs …

University of Miami

Gables cop shot him with a Taser. Six months later, there's no cause of death.

In early December, a father of three named Aviel Gutierrez got into a confrontation with Coral Gables police outside a liquor store on Le Jeune Road. …

Policing

A Brief History of Hollywood Ignoring That Its Streets Are Named for a Klansman and Confederates

Hollywood, Florida, has three streets named for men who murdered people in order to keep black people enslaved. One of those three people also helped …

Racism

5 people electrocuted in pool at water park

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) – Five people were electrocuted Friday at a water park in northwest Turkey, including two teenagers and a 12-year-old, Turkish …

Water Parks

A Contemporary Miami Home Designed for the Ambitious Art Collector

This modern Miami estate is designed to display works of art and host outdoor soirees.<p>Built this year by artist and developer Fernando Guardazzi, …

Architecture

Chelsey Hoffman, Adam Seldon

Chelsey Taylor Hoffman and Adam Ross Seldon were married June 24. Cantor Bradley Hyman officiated at the Fresh Meadow Country Club in Lake Success, N.Y.<p>The bride, 30, works in New York as an account executive with Mackage, an outerwear and accessories brand. She graduated from the University of …

University of Miami

Anna Gabbay, Yussel Adelstein

Anna Elisabeth Gabbay and Yosef Tzvi Dovid Adelstein are to be married June 25 in Brooklyn. Rabbi Salman Levitin is to officiate at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.<p>Mrs. Adelstein, 28, is an associate at Marshall Conway & Bradley, a law firm in Manhattan. She graduated from the University of Miami and …

University of Miami

‘She Really Didn’t Deserve This’: Teen Mom In Coma After Road Rage Shooting

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook</b><b> |</b> <b>Twitter</b>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A road rage shooting left a teenage mom of two in critical condition at Jackson Memorial …

Crime

Miami Beach Fraternal Order of Police delivers no confidence vote against Miami Beach Mayor Phillip Levine

The Miami Beach Fraternal Order of Police announced Saturday that its members delivered a vote of no confidence against Miami Beach Mayor Philip …

Policing

Aston Martin Tower residences opens its sales center with sports cars, helicopter rides and parties

Aston Martin cars — sleek, outrageously styled speed machines — have been turning heads around the world for the last 104 years. James Bond drove …

Business

Need A Paperclip? Prada Will Sell You One For $185

<i>CBS Local–</i> Paperclips are a handy, useful product to have at work and home. There’s also a clear market for the item, so Prada decided to get in on …

5 South Florida homes for $65M

Which fantasy mansion would you choose?<p><i>Welcome to Miami’s</i> Curbed Comparisons<i>, a column that explores what one can rent or buy for a set dollar amount across various South Florida neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out!</i><p>We’re pulling a 180 from last week’s Curbed …

Luxury

America’s Top 10 Beaches of 2017

Photo credit: Anna Abramskaya / Shutterstock<p>Memorial Day weekend marked the (well, unofficial) start of summer, and along with it came the annual list of best beaches in America from Dr. Beach, a.k.a. Professor Stephen P. Leatherman of Florida International University. This year marks the 27th year …

Beaches

Miami Man Fined $120 Million for Making 96 Million Robocalls in Three Months

Somewhere across the mystical Acheron, the "river of woe," deep down in the darkest pits of the Malebolge, the undead servants of Hell are picking …

Marketing Strategy

Brad Kilgore Dishes on His Two Upcoming Design District Restaurants

Plus, what’s next for Alter and Brava<p>It’s been whirlwind two years for Brad Kilgore since the opening of his restaurant, <b>Alter</b>, which has seemingly won every accolade under the sun including being tapped for The 21 Best New Restaurants in America for 2016 and The South's 38 Essential Restaurants by …

Restaurants

Data-Driven Extraction of a Nested Model of Human Brain Function.

2017 Jun 20. pii: 0323-17. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0323-17.2017. [Epub ahead of print]<p>1Department of Psychology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, …

Neuroscience

Frost Science Museum to Host Fourth of July Celebration

It's almost 'Merica's birthday, and one of the best places in Miami to see fireworks is in downtown, where a barrage of neon explosions illuminate …

July 4th