Facing South Florida: 1-On-1 With Xavier SuarezJim DeFede went one-on-one with Xavier Suarez, Miami’s first Cuban-born mayor, current Miami-Dade County commissioner and candidate to succeed Carlos Gimenez as mayor of Miami-Dade County.
Facing South Florida: One-On-One With Xavier SuarezJim DeFede went one-on-one with Xavier Suarez, who recently announced he is running to be the mayor of Miami-Dade County.
Local Elected Officials Want Funds Re-Directed Back To Rail ExpansionA coalition of elected officials from Miami-Dade County and other local municipalities are demanding immediate action to re-direct more than $90 million back to the expansion of the Metro-Rail system.
Miami Residents Hold Peace Walk In Response To Recent Gun ViolenceA day of action on Wednesday as Liberty City residents take to the streets in two separate marches demanding change.
Miami Voters Choose Controversial Figure Over Newcomer For CommissionerVoters headed to the polls Tuesday for a runoff between one of Miami's most controversial political figures and a newcomer with some old ties.
New Miami Mayor Francis Suarez, Son Of City's Old Mayor, Sworn InLike father, like son.
Controversial Miami Political Figure Facing New Blood In RunoffOne of Miami's most controversial political figures, Joe Carollo, is back.
Miami Comm. Francis Suarez Plans To Run For MayorLike father, like son. Miami Commissioner Francis Suarez has announced that he plans to run for city's mayor position in 2017.
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.