She mowed down a family of 3, then tried to hide evidence in her underwear, cops say

February 21, 2018 | Miami Beach
While Amber Perera remains in a Tampa jail on bond, investigators are still piecing together what put her there. According to newly released court documents, the Brandon, Florida, woman was … Click to Continue » ...read more
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So you saw a post about a threat at your school. How do you know it’s real?

February 21, 2018 | Miami Beach
In the week following the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting that left 17 people dead, social media has exploded with waves of fake content exploiting schools and creating unneeded anxiety on … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Collection Residences site listed for sale as litigation between Ugo Colombo and Masoud Shojaee drags on

February 21, 2018 | Miami Real Estate
Ugo Colombo, 250 Bird Road and Masoud Shojaee More than two years after a partnership to develop the Collection Residences fell apart, the Coral Gables development site at the heart of it all is hitting the market. A county judge ordered the 2.8-acre property be listed for sale as litigation between developers Ugo Colombo and Masoud Shojaee rolls on. Avison Young's Michael Fay, John Crotty, David Duckworth and Colin Trabold were hired to list the
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Arkansas radio station removes 'babe' from bracket's name

February 21, 2018 | Miami Night Life
An Arkansas radio show says it'll no longer call a promotion where listeners rate 16 local female television personalities in a tournament-like contest a "Babe Bracket" after facing growing criticism. … Click to Continue » ...read more
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His first Miami restaurant won awards. A new one adds waterfront views

February 21, 2018 | Miami Health Services
James Beard Award-winning chef and restaurateur Michael Schwartz continues his colonization of the Miami culinary landscape with Amara at Paraiso. The restaurant is part of Paraiso Bay, a luxury residential … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Dufry signs lease for future HQ at Prologis’ Beacon Lakes

February 21, 2018 | Miami Real Estate
Rendering of building 35 at Beacon Lakes and Chris Harak (Credit: Blanca Commercial Real Estate) Swiss travel retailer Dufry just inked a 200,000-square-foot lease at Prologis' Beacon Lakes business park in northwest Miami-Dade County, where it's planning to move its regional headquarters. The building is breaking ground soon and will rise at the southeast corner of Northwest 137th Avenue and Northwest 14th Street, between Northwest 14th and Stat
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Visitation cut at Florida state prisons. Agency cites staff shortages, safety concerns

February 21, 2018 | Miami Beach
Citing severe staff shortages and safety concerns, Florida has taken the drastic step of curtailing visitation at all 50 state prisons. The smuggling of cellphones, weapons and drugs continues unabated … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Brightline’s owner’s proposal to build a new Miami-Dade courthouse lives on

February 21, 2018 | Miami Real Estate
Miami-Dade County's courthouse A proposal by Brightline's parent company to build a new Miami-Dade Courthouse has been revived. The Miami-Dade County Commission on Wednesday unanimously approved a resolution directing Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez to continue negotiating with New Flagler Courthouse Development Partners, or NFCDP, to build a new civic courthouse near the existing courthouse at 73 West Flagler Street. The NFCDP development team i
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30-plus new acts to perform at 2018 French Quarter Festival

February 21, 2018 | Miami Night Life
This year's French Quarter Festival, described as the largest showcase of Louisiana music, food and culture in the world, includes more than 30 new acts, including Zachary Richard (REE-shard), Chocolate … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Developers refinance 2500 Biscayne, sell ownership stakes

February 21, 2018 | Miami Real Estate
2500 Biscayne (Credit: Biscayne) Greystone Development just sold its stake in a new mixed-use rental tower in Edgewater, and the remaining owners refinanced the property. The New York-based development company partnered with Alta Developers to build the 19-story, 156-unit building at 2500 Biscayne Boulevard. Alta refinanced the building with a loan in the $50 million to $60 million range from Invesco, sources said. Infinity Real Estate, a partner
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