South Beach Wine & Food Festival – Just Around the Corner

by Miami Blog Editor If you are a fan of the South Beach Wine & Food Festival, you are in luck.  The popular event is taking place once again in February this year, and there is a long list of celebrity cooks that are going to be there! The countdown is on – it’s only […]

Miami News blog Updates

by Geneva There are several new updates on the best Miami news blog around!  If you haven’t seen them, I urge you to take a look at the site for a while.  We have several new sections, including an in depth South Beach Information page.  This page talks al about South Beach, and while it’s […]

Tiger Woods In Car Accident in Orlando

by Bernie Stackhouse I know this isn’t exactly Miami news, but it’s close enough, and especially since Tiger Woods stays nearby in Jupiter, it’s worth reporting. Tiger Woods was involved in a car accident today, and was treated for facial lacerations.  He was already released (phew) and appears to be fine.  The topic made national […]

Happy Thanksgiving from Miami Blog

by the Miami Blog Staff It’s been a great first year at Miami Blog. Just wanted to thank everyone for the continued readership, comments, suggestions, and support. May you all have a very Happy Thanksgiving. Here are some Miami area notes for Thanksgiving Day, 2009: Dolphins Running Back Ricky Williams was named the player of […]

Miami Notes for Tuesday, November 17

Not too much to report in the 3-0-5 right now, so I thought I’d throw out a couple tidbits of information that I found on some other news sites. On the Miami Herald, there is a BIG article about how Miami-Dade taxpayers spent $217,000 on trips for the commissioner to travel the world and “drum […]

Las Vegas Opium Files for Bankruptcy

The sister property of the popular South Beach Night Club Opium has filed for bankruptcy.  The property is said to have $50,000 in assets and $1 – 10 million dollars in debts, according to a report in the Miami Herald.  The property will remain open as it tries to restructure it’s debt. Somewhere in the […]

Miami Area Notes for Tuesday, November 10th

Not much happening today in the 305, so I’ll leave you with some notes of whats shaking….. Lawrence Taylor was involved in a car accident.  He apparently left the scene.  Taylor was a Miami Beach resident who spends a lot of time at the Miami Beach Golf Club….. Median home prices in the US are […]

Miami Beach WiFi is Active

by Geneva Miami Beach visitors and residents now have a way to access the internet at all parts of Miami Beach.  The Miami Beach WiFi is now active.  It will show up as “City of Miami Beach WiFi” on your wireless connection, and it should reach all parts of Miami Beach. Just don’t surf for […]

A Stranded Shark in Miami?

Who saw the story on the channel seven news about the shark that was left to die in the middle of the road right off the Miami River?  Apparently two guys took the shark to the popular fresh fish markets in the area, and nobody would buy it from them.  They were selling it for […]

Happy 4th of July Miami!

Just wanted to wish everyone a very happy 4th of July Holiday.  Make sure you keep your skin protected with plenty of sunblock today, as it is about 90 degrees in Miami right now and the sun is scorching hot!  Not only will the sunblock keep you from a short term sunburn in the near […]