Erie Canal's 200th anniversary celebrated with music

June 25, 2017 | Miami Night Life
The 200th anniversary of the Erie Canal's groundbreaking will be marked next month with a musical celebration along the waterway. The Albany Symphony Orchestra will perform seven world premieres from … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Partial winners at Sunday night's BET Awards in Los Angeles

June 25, 2017 | Miami Night Life
A partial list of winners of the BET Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles: Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: Bruno Mars Best Male Hip Hop Artist: Kendrick … Click to Continue » ...read more
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The Latest: Bruno Mars kicks off BET Awards

June 25, 2017 | Miami Night Life
The Latest on the BET Awards being presented from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Bruno Mars has opened the 2017 BET Award dancing and … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

June 25, 2017 | Miami Night Life
Tens of thousands of people waving rainbow flags lined streets for gay pride parades Sunday in coast-to-coast events that took both celebratory and political tones, the latter a reaction to … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Scientists were able to delete certain memories from snails. Their next target: PTSD

June 25, 2017 | Miami Health Services
A groundbreaking study from Columbia University Medical Center could potentially bring relief to millions of people who suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. The results of the study, which were … Click to Continue » ...read more
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In London, millennials experiment with shared ownership

June 25, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Rosie Fitzmaurice From TRD New York: Like many 20-something Londoners, the idea of owning my own place had always seemed so wildly unlikely that I didn't bother worrying about it. I had taken it as a given that my monthly rent and bills for a London flatshare would absorb around half of my monthly wage. That is until last summer, when my boyfriend Jonny and I bought 40% of a two-bedroom flat in Clapton, Hackney, for £146,000 through the Sha
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The Latest: Parade revelers feel need to stand up for rights

June 25, 2017 | Miami Night Life
The Latest on pride marches (all times local): 4:05 p.m. Thousands of revelers wrapped in rainbow flags and wearing rainbow tutus and boas are marching in San Francisco to celebrate … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Fort Lauderdale may raise storm water fees

June 25, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Flooding in Fort Lauderdale The city of Fort Lauderdale may increase storm water fees to protect the public from flooding, which has worsened in recent years during periods of high tide. City commissioners are considering a proposal to nearly double the city's total annual revenue from storm water fees from $8.5 million to $16.6 million. Under the proposal, the calculation of storm water fees would be based on the traffic a property generates. Th
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Boutique Naples condo nearly sold out

June 25, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
Aqua at Pelican Isle Aqua at Pelican Isle, a boutique condominium in Naples, is nearly sold out. Construction of the 11-story Aqua Tower II was completed last month, and sales have topped $60 million. Aqua Tower II has only seven unsold units, including three furnished units and a penthouse. Three furnished units that remain unsold at the Naples development are priced between $2.445 million and $2.545 million. They range in size from 3,940 square
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Many cities have nearby retreats comparable to the high-end Hamptons

June 25, 2017 | Miami Real Estate
The Hamptons (Source: Hamptons Magazine) The Hamptons, roughly a two-hour drive from New York City, is a popular retreat with big beaches, fine restaurants and plenty of emulators. Residential property brokers around the world associate their pricey listings with the Hamptons, a collection of resort towns on the south fork of Long Island where many wealthy New Yorkers spend their weekends. Ginger Martin, a Sotheby's broker, says the Sonoma/Napa V
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