All the talk of Miami’s rise to prominence as an international city came to a head last night as hundreds of Miami’s business and civic leaders gathered at 1450 Brickell Avenue for “Going Global,” a panel discussion exploring all that’s fueling the Magic City’s growth.
Submitted by Aaron Gordon on Wed, 05/16/2012 - 1:30pm
"Let's face it - Knicks fans will be staying and dining in Downtown Miami and Brickell Avenue hotels and restaurants, and partying at our bars and clubs," said Tadd Schwartz, publicist for the Downtown Development Authority.
"Ambitious" might be an understatement when describing the folks at Port Miami. With a $2 billion master plan now underway, the Port is positioning itself as a long-term player along the eastern seaboard.
Submitted by Aaron Gordon on Fri, 04/20/2012 - 11:00pm
Traffic mayhem! A sudden uptick in neon bracelet sales! A disproportionate number of Dutch speakers overheard at Starbucks! It can only mean one thing: the Dade County Youth Fair has arrived. Not so fast.
Submitted by Aaron Gordon on Fri, 03/23/2012 - 3:47pm
“The downtown picture was bleak not long ago, its towering empty buildings a symbol of the real estate boom -- and crash. But as prices dropped, younger residents moved in, transforming a business-only section of South Florida into a place where people work, live and hang out.”
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 10/22/2010 - 8:13am
Lebron James is not Miami's only new young resident. Miami's downtown area is quickly filling up its condo developments with young working professionals and in the process contributing a youthful pulse to the area's scene, as described in today’s Bloomberg Businessweek story, "Miami’s Downtown Comes Alive as Condos Fill With Young Renters.”
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 07/13/2010 - 12:53pm