Carlos Gimenez Files Re-Election PapersHey Miami-Dade, Carlos Gimenez wants to stay your mayor. Thursday morning Gimenez filed paperwork at the Elections Department to open his re-election campaign.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Xavier SuarezThe Miami Dade County Commissioner has spent nearly $300,000 on television ads attacking Mayor Carlos Gimenez over a variety of issues from transportation to the need to spay and neuter pets.
Local Leaders, Filmmaker Swim For A CauseCity and county commissioners and a local filmaker stripped down and faced off to raise money for families in Coconut Grove to swim this summer for free.
Facing South Florida: One-on-One with Xavier SuarezJim goes one-on-one with Miami-Dade County Commissioner Xavier Suarez to discuss his future political plans. Will he run for mayor?
Facing South Florida: Cyclists Struck Two cyclists were struck and one was killed this week on the Rickenbacker Causeway by an alleged drunk driver. Walter Reyes, who was training for the upcoming Dolphins Cycling Challenge, is the third cyclist to be killed along the Rickenbacker in the past five years. The incident has the local bicycling community coming together to renew their push for safer streets. Jim focuses the half-hour on the incident with Miami-Dade County Commissioner Xavier Suarez, and Bernard Zyscovich, an architect behind Plan Z for Miami, which would transform the Rickenbacker and give cyclists, runners, joggers and walkers a safer alternative.
Commissioner: Site Next To Marlins Park Only "Feasible Option" For Soccer StadiumThe grass-filled lot just west of Marlins Park is already a popular spot for locals to play soccer.
Francis Suarez Quits Mayoral RaceCommissioner Francis Suarez has decided to end his campaign to be the mayor of Miami.
Miami-Dade Mayor, Commissioners Sworn In TuesdayMiami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez was officially sworn in to his first full term in office Tuesday morning.
Suarez, Bovo Sworn In As Miami-Dade County's Newest CommissionersNewly-elected Miami-Dade Commissioners Xavier Suarez and Esteban Bovo, Jr. were sworn into office Monday morning.
Appeal Expected To Be Filed In District 7 Election Miami-Dade county commissioners are expected to file an emergency appeal Wednesday, according to the Department of Elections. Meanwhile, Ricardo Corona, an attorney and Spanish television personality spoke out Tuesday.
Judge: District 7 Election Results Put On HoldA Miami-Dade circuit court judge ruled late Monday to temporarily suppress the results for tomorrow’s District 7 race.
Suarez, Robaina Battling For Dade Commission Seat 7They both come from a long history in local politics, yet both claim the outsiders, reformers mantel as they run for the Miami-Dade commission seat once held by Carlos Gimenez.