Michael Williams

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Wine & Food Festival Big Business For South Beach

There are good spirits all around as the South Beach Wine & Food Festival takes shape. Top flight chefs and wine experts will attract tens of thousand of visitors over the next four days.


(Source: CBS4) The Miami Circle, a site sacred to the Tequesta indians, the first settlers of Miami. The site was uncovered during  condo construction.

Piece Of Ancient History Opens To Public In Modern Miami

The 2,000-year-old Miami Circle is now officially open to the public.


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Political Reality Hitting Budget Battles

The battle over the budgets is pitting party against party and causing intraparty fights as Democrats and Republicans cut the budget, except in their district.


Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas and Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez (Photo credit: CBS4 & Joe Raedle/Getty Images) )

Braman: Recall Election Is Step One

The political and city machinery is spinning, but may yet be stopped. That sums up the uncertainty and high stakes in play as a special March 15th recall election takes shape.


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Alvarez: End Political Division, Work To Help Miami-Dade

Embattled Miami-Dade mayor Carlos Alvarez admitted that he has made mistakes as the county’s ‘strong mayor’, but in the “State of the County” message he urged critics to abandon efforts to “divide us politically” and to work with him.


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Ready, Set, Sail: All Hands On Deck For Miami Boat Show

Oh, when the mega yachts come sailing in – that can only mean one thing in South Florida: it’s boat show season.


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Farm Share Worries Over Scott’s Budget

As legislators begin the arduous process of dissecting Governor Rick Scott’s budget, agencies like Farm Share are left wondering if they will have enough money to continue their mission.



Scott Calls For Draconian Cuts To Education

Florida Governor Rick Scott’s newly unveiled budget for the coming fiscal year saw the newly-elected governor propose almost $5 billion in cuts to the state budget.


Miami-Dade Commissioner Natacha Seijas

Judge Postpones Ruling On Seijas Recall Battle

Lawyers fought to a draw Monday in the recall battle involving Miami-Dade commissioner Natacha Seijas.


Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Alvarez

Alvarez Takes Recall Fight To Court

Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Alavrez’s legal team filed their legal challenge to the legitimacy of the signatures that sparked a recall election shortly before 2:00 p.m. Friday afternoon.