An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Sun Life Vote May Leave No Time For A Plan B

The Miami Dolphins have relented on their pitch for renovations to Sun Life Stadium and will send the issue to the voters to decide whether any public money will be used. But ahead of a planned Monday press conference, time will be short to get the issue on a ballot.

CBS Miami–02/10/2013


Toronto Sisters File Assault Complaint Against Miami Beach PD

Two sisters from Toronto say they were assaulted and insulted with profane comments by two Miami Beach Officers when they were arrested for resisting arrest without violence just before Christmas.


An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

Is Sun Life Renovation A Marlins-Style Boondoggle?

Marlins Park may go down in Miami-Dade County history as one of the biggest fleecing of taxpayers ever. But if you ask most Miami-Dade Commissioners about the proposal to modernize Sun Life Stadium and they’ll tell you this is not history repeating itself.


An artist rendering of proposed changes to Sun Life Stadium (Source: Miami Dolphins)

M-D Commission Approves Sun Life Renovation Resolution

The Miami-Dade Commission approved a resolution Wednesday that urges the Florida Legislature to give it the power to enact more taxes to help pay for major renovations to Sun Life Stadium.

CBS Miami–01/23/2013

Demolition of the old Grand Bay Hotel along Bayshore Drive in Coconut Grove began on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, to make way for a pair of twisting glass towers. (Source: Chuck Fadely / Miami Herald Staff)

Demolition Begins At Iconic Grove Hotel

As the walls came tumbling down on Tuesday, spectators watched and expressed mixed feelings about the demolition of the iconic Grand Bay Hotel in Coconut Grove.

CBS Miami–01/23/2013


All Things BCS Good For S. Florida Businesses

MIAMI (CBS4) – South Florida is preparing to host the BCS Championship game for the first time since 2009. The national title match-up pits Alabama against Notre Dame at Sun Life Stadium Monday, January 7. While […]


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Sandy To Have Long-Term Effects On Florida Tourism

According to Florida tourism officials, Hurricane Sandy’s impact on Florida’s beaches extends beyond beach erosion. Fewer tourists are expected at the state’s beaches means a dampened tourism season.


Trails for Miami runners (Source: AP)

Overseas Tourists Flocking To Florida; Spending Is Up

Strong economies, especially in Latin America, led overseas tourists to flock to Florida in recent months.

CBS Miami–08/18/2012


Tourism Numbers Up For 1st Quarter

The came from Canada, Great Britain and Brazil. They came from France, Fiji and dozens of other countries.
They played at our theme parks, sunned themselves on our beaches and spent tons of money.


Courtroom Generic Gavel Scales of Justice

Travelocity, Broward Settle In Tourist Tax Lawsuit

They’ve been fighting for years and haven’t solved anything in a dispute over tourist development taxes, but online travel company Travelocity has been dropped from a lawsuit by Broward County without admitting it owes taxes, after paying Broward County $400 thousand to make the lawsuit go away.