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How this block went from cow field to famous bakery to mall after mall. Now, there’s more
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How this block went from cow field to famous bakery to mall after mall. Now, there’s more

The owners of the Shops at Sunset Place have said the only way to save the South Miami behemoth is to "de-mall" it. You know, like the corner of...

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American owners of confiscated property in Cuba prepare for potential lawsuits
News 2 months ago
American owners of confiscated property in Cuba prepare for potential lawsuits

A group of cruise lines, including some based in Miami, might become the first companies to face lawsuits under the Helms-Burton Act over the use...

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Do these rural areas need new toll roads? Maybe, if you’re a billionaire landowner.
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Do these rural areas need new toll roads? Maybe, if you’re a billionaire landowner.

Florida's richest man is Thomas Peterffy, a supporter of President Donald Trump who served on Gov. Ron DeSantis' campaign finance team. Worth an...

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Miami-Dade’s tale of two cities: 30 billionaires and the economic inequality of Colombia
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Miami-Dade’s tale of two cities: 30 billionaires and the economic inequality of Colombia

A new report draws a stark picture of economic inequality in the Miami metro area, where 30 full-time resident billionaires - one of the highest...

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Ex-governor’s farm could be Sioux Falls’ next commercial hub
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Ex-governor’s farm could be Sioux Falls’ next commercial hub

Developers want to turn the Sioux Falls family farm of a former South Dakota governor into the next bustling commercial district as the city...

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Aloha Poke claim revives Hawaiian culture protections push
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Aloha Poke claim revives Hawaiian culture protections push

Last year, much of Hawaii was shocked to learn a Chicago restaurant chain owner had trademarked the name "Aloha Poke" and wrote to cubed fish shops...

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You can now live at a Metrorail Station on South Dixie Highway. And it’s just the start.
News 3 months ago
You can now live at a Metrorail Station on South Dixie Highway. And it’s just the start.

A major but long-delayed push by Miami-Dade County to have people living at Metrorail stations along South Dixie Highway is finally bearing fruit....

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Senior-level hires and promotions in South Florida for the week of April 15, 2019
News 3 months ago
Senior-level hires and promotions in South Florida for the week of April 15, 2019

At Centennial Bank, South Florida Market, in Broward County: Jessica Merz has been appointed director of global external corporate communications...

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He was the first Haitian priest in U.S. Now, his legacy will touch many in North Dade.
News 3 months ago
He was the first Haitian priest in U.S. Now, his legacy will touch many in North Dade.

They came in droves - the students, the community leaders, a who's who of South Florida Haitian community activists. They recalled stories,...

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Miami-Dade says affordable housing isn’t what it used to be, wants to raise prices
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Miami-Dade says affordable housing isn’t what it used to be, wants to raise prices

Miami-Dade would increase the cap on prices that affordable-housing developers can charge for homes built using county money or land, with...

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Germany: Merkel rejects calls for apartment expropriation
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Germany: Merkel rejects calls for apartment expropriation

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her center-left allies are rejecting calls for the expropriation of apartments from corporate property owners in...

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New refrigerated warehouse coming to Portsmouth
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New refrigerated warehouse coming to Portsmouth

One of the largest refrigerated warehousing companies in the world is planning a major project in Virginia. Gov. Ralph Northam announced Friday...

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NYC ponders how to rebuild highway and preserve beloved view
News 3 months ago
NYC ponders how to rebuild highway and preserve beloved view

New York faces a challenge: How does it fix a disintegrating highway that serves as a critical traffic artery while preserving the Brooklyn Heights...

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Brad Paisley breaks ground on free grocery shop in Nashville
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Brad Paisley breaks ground on free grocery shop in Nashville

Country star Brad Paisley took the controls of a backhoe to dig up the first pile of dirt in the space that will become a free grocery store to...

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Florida International University is building a hotel on its main campus
News 3 months ago
Florida International University is building a hotel on its main campus

Florida International University is getting a hotel. On Thursday, the Florida Board of Governors approved a partnership between Concord Benchmark...

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Ultra’s beats can be felt for miles, residents say. Does it bother them? It depends
News 3 months ago
Ultra’s beats can be felt for miles, residents say. Does it bother them? It depends

As a mother of five, Yvonne Calvo, 45, says she already has plenty to worry about. But after coming home from work Friday, the Silver Bluff...

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A new starchitect mega project is coming to Miami. You won’t ever guess where.
News 3 months ago
A new starchitect mega project is coming to Miami. You won’t ever guess where.

Guess which percolating Miami neighborhood is getting a new mega project by a Danish star architect? Would you believe... Allapattah? With...

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Beckham may have another play in Overtown. Partner wants to develop land there
News 3 months ago
Beckham may have another play in Overtown. Partner wants to develop land there

The David Beckham group may not be done with Overtown, with local partner Jorge Mas saying he has a plan for the former stadium site as Miami-Dade...

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Office Depot to pay $25 million after FTC says it suckered consumers with malware scheme
News 3 months ago
Office Depot to pay $25 million after FTC says it suckered consumers with malware scheme

Office Depot and Support.com do not, legally, either admit or deny the Federal Trade Commission's accusation that they used a rigged computer...

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Is $31M deal right for Little Haiti? Miami commission weighs Magic City development
News 3 months ago
Is $31M deal right for Little Haiti? Miami commission weighs Magic City development

As the Miami Commission readies itself for an oft-delayed vote on a massive and controversial office, retail and residential project in the heart...

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Want to visit King’s Landing? Magic Leap offers in-store ‘Game of Thrones’ experience
News 3 months ago
Want to visit King’s Landing? Magic Leap offers in-store ‘Game of Thrones’ experience

Winter is over - but Magic Leap is coming. On Wednesday the Plantation-based tech company said it would begin offering a "Game of Thrones"...

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Waiting for Mana. What does the mogul who owns half of Flagler Street have up his sleeve?
News 3 months ago
Waiting for Mana. What does the mogul who owns half of Flagler Street have up his sleeve?

Four years ago, Moishe Mana, the arts mogul and entrepreneur, began acquiring big chunks of downtown Miami's Flagler Street, raising hopes that the...

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Fisher Island residents needed a lobbyist. They hired Miami’s mayor.
News 3 months ago
Fisher Island residents needed a lobbyist. They hired Miami’s mayor.

When Fisher Island residents wanted a lobbyist to help them navigate county government, they hired a part-time lawyer with a knack for local...

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Monroe County: Our top challenge is the lack of affordable housing for Keys workers
News 3 months ago
Monroe County: Our top challenge is the lack of affordable housing for Keys workers

Monroe County adopted its strategic plan for the next five years with an emphasis on providing more housing that is affordable for the workforce...

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Lawsuit over Miami billboards suggests commissioner’s uncle wanted to sell influence
News 3 months ago
Lawsuit over Miami billboards suggests commissioner’s uncle wanted to sell influence

A battle over billboards in Miami's ultra-luxe Design District has publicly unleashed a bombshell allegation typically only whispered about in the...

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Starbucks CEO sees more stores, faster innovation as key
News 4 months ago
Starbucks CEO sees more stores, faster innovation as key

Starbucks President and CEO Kevin Johnson wants his company to move faster. In China, Starbucks is opening a store every 15 hours as it tries to...

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Huge fines, midnight busts: Inside Miami Beach’s war on short-term rentals
News 4 months ago
Huge fines, midnight busts: Inside Miami Beach’s war on short-term rentals

In apartment 9A of a two-story 1920s Miami Beach building, a sunburned couple from Charlotte was staying the weekend after booking the apartment on...

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A new hope in the Star Wars saga: opening date revealed for Galaxy’s Edge at Disney World
News 4 months ago
A new hope in the Star Wars saga: opening date revealed for Galaxy’s Edge at Disney World

Galaxy's Edge, the land where theme park guests will be able to join the Resistance in its battle against the First Order in the Star Wars saga,...

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Paving paradise: Another Miami park gets the concrete treatment
News 4 months ago
Paving paradise: Another Miami park gets the concrete treatment

A city predisposed to paving paradise is at it again, this time giving the concrete treatment to a soothing pocket of bayfront green called E....

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Immigrant and community leaders rally asking for the shut down of the Homestead detention center
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Immigrant and community leaders rally asking for the shut down of the Homestead detention center

Immigrant and community leaders rally asking for the shut down of the Homestead detention center Immigrant and community leaders rally asking for...

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