Latin Grammy nominations postponed over natural disasters

September 19, 2017 | Miami Night Life
Nominations for the Latin Grammy Awards have been postponed because of Tuesday's earthquake in Mexico and the aftermath of hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Latin Recording Academy President Gabriel Abaroa Jr. … Click to Continue » ...read more
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The Latest: Mexico declares a state of disaster in capital

September 19, 2017 | Miami Night Life
The Latest on the strong earthquake that hit Mexico City (all times local): 8:50 p.m. Mexico's federal government has declared a state of disaster in Mexico City, freeing up emergency … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Nursing homes used to Florida regulators’ soft touch scramble to meet a hard deadline

September 19, 2017 | Miami Beach
Florida's nursing homes and assisted-living facilities find themselves in an unfamiliar place this week — pushing back against Gov. Rick Scott's administration over new rules that require them to purchase … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Does your pool look like the black lagoon post Irma? How to get it back to the blue lagoon

September 19, 2017 | Miami Health Services
When your pool looks fit only for the “Creature from the Black Lagoon” after Irma, you have options that don't include offering up your yard as a remake site. If … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Tommy Hilfiger and Gigi Hadid stage London Fashion Week show

September 19, 2017 | Miami Night Life
London Fashion Week has reached its giddy conclusion, the extravaganza more than meeting expectations with a string of shows, parties and presentations. The theme seemed to be a frenzied search … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Maria’s outer bands reach Puerto Rico. Landfall as Cat 5 expected by morning

September 19, 2017 | Miami Beach
The first outer bands of “potentially catastrophic” Hurricane Maria began sweeping across Puerto Rico late Tuesday afternoon as the island braced for what could be the strongest storm to hit … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Children's singer-songwriter facing child porn charges

September 19, 2017 | Miami Night Life
A music teacher and singer-songwriter who performs for children at synagogues, Jewish community centers, camps and conventions nationwide is facing child pornography charges. Federal prosecutors in New Jersey say Eric … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Sparks fly as Coral Gables-FPL power struggle lights up

September 19, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Coral Way in Coral Gables following Hurricane Irma (Credit: Getty Images) The blame game between the city of Coral Gables and Florida Power & Light is heating up. After Hurricane Irma hit South Florida and knocked out power to millions of customers, one municipality has been especially vocal. Coral Gables, which threatened to sue FPL for failing to turn the lights back on for all of its residents by the previously promised deadline of Sunday
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Miami commission overturns mayor’s veto related to Flagstone Island Gardens

September 19, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Rendering of Island Gardens. Inset: Mehmet Bayraktar As the city of Miami battles Flagstone Island Gardens in Miami-Dade Circuit Court over the developer's ouster from a megayacht marina and resort project on Watson Island, the city commission and Mayor Tomas Regalado are in tense disagreement over legal strategy. Shortly after Flagstone Property Group — led by Turkish businessman Mehmet Bayraktar — sued the city in June for roughly $122 mill
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When a hurricane tries to crash Rosh Hashana dinner, prayer isn’t the only answer

September 19, 2017 | Miami Health Services
As if preparing the meal, gathering the family, or securing a seat at temple for the start of the High Holy Days wasn't stressful enough, an unwanted guest named Irma … Click to Continue » ...read more
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