Dave Barry

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Facing South Florida: A Year In Review

With 2014 coming to an end, Jim DeFede and special guest Dave Barry discussed many of the top stories from the past twelve months.


Jim DeFede & Dave Barry (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: Dave Barry & A Look Back At 2013

This week on Facing South Florida, host Jim DeFede sat down with author Dave Barry to talk about the weird and wacky events of 2013. Click on the image above for part one of the interview.


Dave Barry (Source: CBS4)

Facing South Florida: The Year In Review With Dave Barry

Jim DeFede and Dave Barry take a look at the wild and wacky news of 2012.



5 Must-Read Books By Miami Authors

The cultural and meteorological hodgepodge that is Miami results in many things contradictory or just plain different. Thus for writers, Miami is fertile ground.


Custodial Workers at the University of Miami voted to go on strike if wage increase demands aren't met.  (Source: CBS4)

UM Library Celebrates 50 Years Of Educating On Miami’s Diverse Culture

Over the years, the school’s Otto G. Richter Library, built for $3 million, has grown into one of Florida’s largest repositories for some of the region’s most significant collections of memorabilia and history.


Haitian-born Edwidge Danticat (Credit: Facebook.com courtesy of Edwidge Danticat)

Best Local Authors In Miami

When the annual Miami International Book Fair occurs at the Miami Dade College – Wolfson campus every November, it becomes overwhelmingly apparent just how many writers could qualify for best local authors in Miami.


Author Dave Barry (left), CBS4 Chief Meteorologist David Bernard (center) and Tom Shroder at the 2011 Herald Hunt.  (Source: David Bernard/CBS4)

Thousands Put On Thinking Caps For Wacky Herald Hunt

Thousands of amateur sleuths and jigsaw puzzle solvers gathered at new Miami Marlins Stadium in Little Havana for the return of a South Florida institution – The Herald Hunt.