Puerto Rico-based architecture firm heads to Coral Gables

October 6, 2015 | Miami Real Estate
Ricardo Alvarez-Diaz and Cristina Villalón Alvarez Diaz & Villalón, a San Juan, Puerto Rico-based architecture and interior design practice, said Tuesday that it is has opened its first office in Florida, in Coral Gables. The expansion is geared to enhance its business in South Florida, where it has a long history of working with clients and consultants, the firm said. Most importantly, AD&V said its new 1,800-square-foot office, at 210
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Man in critical condition after shooting near Plantation

October 6, 2015 | Miami Beach
A man is in critical condition after he was shot multiple times Tuesday afternoon near Plantation. The shooting was reported about 3 p.m. in the area of Peters Road and 45th Avenue. Broward County sheriff's deputies and Plantation police officers spoke to several people inside a business. It's unclear whether the shooting happened inside or outside of the building. The victim was taken by paramedics to Broward Health Medical Center. Authorit
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Patty party: How to cook the ultimate Jamaican comfort food

October 6, 2015 | Miami Health Services
Bring a little Jamaican flavor into your kitchenThree recipes to get you startedPlus, where to find patties in Miami … Click to Continue » ...read more
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TiramesU’s third rendition opens South of Fifth

October 6, 2015 | Miami Real Estate
TiramesU and Valeria Longoni More than a year in the making, TiramesU opens Tuesday evening in Miami Beach's South-of-Fifth neighborhood, with a new owner at the helm promising a fresh take on Italian cuisine. Graziano Sbroggio's Graspa Group, TiramesU's former owner, has handed the restaurant off to 15-year employee Valeria Longoni, who, backed by silent investors, has revamped the restaurant's feel, decor and cuisine. “It's an evolution, Long
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Man gets into fight with employee after stealing toothbrush heads, deputies say

October 6, 2015 | Miami Beach
A man is wanted on robbery and battery charges after getting into a fight with a loss prevention officer who caught him stealing electronic toothbrush heads at an Oakland Park Walgreens store, deputies said. Surveillance video captured the incident just before 5 p.m. Sept. 14. at the Walgreens at 601 E. Commercial Blvd. The video shows the employee standing at the exit to stop the man from leaving the store after he saw him pocket six packs o
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Celebrate birthdays and National Pasta Month with these recipes

October 6, 2015 | Miami Health Services
Becky's Banana Cake is a longtime reader favoriteBrio celebrates National Pasta Month with menu specialsBuitoni debuts vegetable-infused pastas … Click to Continue » ...read more
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Asante Samuel sells Southwest Ranches manse for record $7.5M

October 6, 2015 | Miami Real Estate
Asante Samuels and the Southwest Ranches estate he sold. Former NFL cornerback Asante Samuel has sold his Southwest Ranches estate in Broward County, listing agent Ben Moss confirmed to The Real Deal. Ben Moss and Caryn Botknecht Moss, of ONE Sotheby's International Realty, would not disclose the buyer, but said that the $7.5 million sale price sets a record per square foot for Southwest Broward County, including Weston, Sunrise, Plantation, Dav
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LAPD: Rap group posted video of gun flashed near officer

October 6, 2015 | Miami Night Life
Los Angeles police say a video posted online that shows someone flash a gun while filming a police officer is an attempt at publicity from a 1990s rap group looking to spark a comeback. … Click to Continue » ...read more
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JLL tapped to lease Mercy Medical Arts building

October 6, 2015 | Miami Real Estate
Mercy Medical Arts and Noel Steinfeld of JLL A new medical office building on the main campus of Mercy Hospital in Miami's Coconut Grove neighborhood will begin pre-leasing, JLL announced on Tuesday.Mercy Medical Arts, a four-story development, will include 115,000 square feet of medical office space and will be completed next spring. JLL was tapped as the exclusive leasing firm, according to a press release. In September, Onicx Construction clos
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Reward offered for information about Fort Lauderdale killing

October 6, 2015 | Miami Beach
Broward Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $3,000 for information that leads to an arrest in the killing of a Fort Lauderdale man. Police said Robert Regan, 67, was killed Monday morning outside his apartment in the 1300 block of Northeast Third Avenue. Detective Tracy Figone told Local 10 News that police received a call shortly before 5 a.m. about a man found dead in a yard. Authorities said Regan's red pickup truck was vandalize
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