Grovetoberfest hits Coconut Grove [Photo Essay]

Coconut Grove’s annual Oktoberfest celebration – aptly named Grovetoberfest – took place on Oct. 14 and featured over 500 craft beers, stouts, lagers for lederhosen-donning attendees to sample as they strolled along the newly opened Regatta Park. This year's theme was Back to the Future and the festival even had its very own DeLorean. -- Photos

2017-11-06T19:59:34+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Food & Dining, Lifestyle, Music, Photos|

Making it in the Magic City music world

Six local bands including Hometown Losers, Top Tier, Happy Hour, Stay for Tonight, and Harvey, came together to perform on Oct.13 at The Fish House where they shared their stories behind Miami’s local music scene. Stay for Tonight, a five-piece band with two vocalists, are in the final stages of releasing their debut single and

2017-10-18T20:53:32+00:00 October 18th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Music|

Herencia Hispana: Amalgama de música, danza y gastronomía

Una fiesta de colores, ritmos y sabores  diversos cautivó a decenas de personas que asistieron este sábado a la Celebración de la Herencia Hispana en Doral Legacy Park, en la calle 82. “Todas las agrupaciones se botaron (expresión venezolana que denota excelencia) y nos permitieron disfrutar de la multiculturalidad de esta ciudad”, afirmó Eliot Silva,

2017-10-17T10:21:58+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Noticias|

“Celebrate Orgullo” celebrates seventh year

As it concluded its seventh year, organizers praised “Celebrate Orgullo,” South Florida’s first and only Hispanic LGBT Pride festival, as a great success. “The LGBTQ+ community continues to grow and we’ll continue to uplift and support one another,” said Herb Sosa, the director of the festival. One of the featured guests included Barcelona native and

2017-10-17T09:22:41+00:00 October 17th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle|

“La mano hispana” se instala en Hialeah

Cuatro hombres absolutamente reales a simple vista con sus cigarros en la boca jugando al tradicional dominó nos dan la bienvenida al Milander Center for Arts and Entertainment, que desde el pasado viernes alberga la exhibición de arte “La mano hispana”. Las esculturas de estos caballeros, que nos trasladan directamente a cualquier rincón en la

2017-10-17T09:55:56+00:00 October 16th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Noticias|

Attendees of III Points have mixed feelings following Vegas shooting

The III Points Festival, which began Friday and goes through the weekend, has some concerned about their safety following the shooting in Las Vegas earlier this month -- but many say they will be putting their fears aside to rock at the Mana Wynwood. Morgan Canada, a 23-year-old Miami resident, has been waiting for the

2017-10-13T15:12:32+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, News, Public Safety|

“Scene Room” project aims to calm inmates with natural setting — indoors

The Florida Department of Corrections has recently launched the “Scenic Room” project at Dade Correctional Institution. Spokeswoman Ashley Cook said the project is an out-of-cell room, that allows inmates to immerse themselves in a nature-like environment. Inmates participate by request. “Inmates are able to choose from a variety of images, like, beaches, mountains, and desert settings, and

2017-10-10T16:03:09+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, News, Politics, Public Safety|

An Argentinian wades into #FreeVenezuela with a Maduro-themed mural

A red, yellow and blue Venezuelan flag stretches from one end of the wall to the other. Seven stars overlay the blue strip. On the left side is a skull-like depiction of current Venezuelan president, Nicolás Maduro, while on the right side is the hashtag #FreeVenezuela. Located in Wynwood at the corner of Northwest 23rd

2017-10-10T12:51:28+00:00 October 10th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, News, Politics|

A movie of the story behind the story of “A Christmas Carol”

There is probably no holiday tale told more famously than Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” Ebenezer Scrooge, the rich and crotchety miser who transforms into a grandfatherly soul after seeing where his life is going, has been a symbol of the holiday spirit for centuries, along with Tiny Tim, Jacob Marley and the other classic

2017-11-22T16:48:33+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Lifestyle, Pickups|