Sweet Melody opens an ice cream parlor in Coral Gables

Sweet Melody, Miami’s only ice cream ventanita, will open a Coral Gables store in late July. Sweet Melody owner Mike Romeu says it will be a full first, featuring 16 different flavors from a rotating list, along with classic milkshakes, sundaes, and takeout pints. There will be communal seating for people who choose to consume … Read more

Florida’s Largest Burmese Python Wrapped in Everglades

Deep in the Florida Everglades, invasive beasts lurk just out of sight — and they’re only getting bigger. As first reported this week in National GeographicLast December, python trackers with the Conservancy of Southwest Florida in Naples found and euthanized the largest Burmese python ever captured in Florida. The snake, a female, was 17.7 feet … Read more

The Best of Miami 2022: The Best Breweries in Miami and Fort Lauderdale

When the craft beer craze officially hit Miami, beer aficionados were ecstatic. Finally, we had more than one bar serving good foam to barbecue on a hot afternoon, after a long day at work, or with our friends in the backyard. While the number of options has grown exponentially in recent years, there is always … Read more

Smorgasburg Miami and Humans of the Kitchen Celebrate Anthony Bourdain Day June 25

On June 8, 2018, the world lost one of its greatest foodies: Anthony Bourdain, who died by suicide in a French hotel room. The following year, two distinguished chefs, Éric Ripert and José Andrés, declared June 25 Anthony Bourdain Day to celebrate their friend and honor his memory on his birthday. This year, Miami will … Read more

Jack White Announces More Tour Dates With Supply Chain Issues

In December, Jack White announced his Supply Chain Issues Tour, which kicked off in April in his hometown of Detroit. He is now in the middle of the European leg of the tour before returning across the Atlantic to play additional shows in the US. It seems the former White Stripes member is in the … Read more

Plane catches fire after landing at Miami Airport

At least three people have been taken to hospital after a plane carrying 126 people caught fire after landing at Miami International Airport (MIA) on Tuesday, June 21. The fire broke out on the Red Air flight arriving from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, when a landing gear in the plane’s nose collapsed during landing, MIA … Read more

Plane catches fire at Miami airport after landing gear ‘collapses’; 3 taken to hospital, officials say

Three people were injured when a plane’s landing gear collapsed and the plane caught fire on Tuesday, a Miami International Airport spokesman said. In this photo, released by the Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue crews work at the scene of a plane fire at Miami International Airport, Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Authorities said … Read more

New Miami restaurants to try this week include Chipotlane, Ai Sushi, and PizzElla

The latest round of South Florida openings includes Miami’s first “Chipotlane” and two additions to Miami Beach food halls: PizzElla at Time Out Market and Ai Sushi at the Lincoln Eatery. Do you know of vacancies that are not on our list? E-mail [email protected]† click to enlarge Chef Carlos Zheng has opened Ai Sushi at … Read more

Things to Do in Miami: Ciderbration at Ceiba Cider Works July 2, 2022

Ceiba, one of Miami’s first dedicated cider works and meadery, is celebrating summer with a “Cidebration” – a new festival aimed at highlighting the special offerings. On Saturday, July 2, Ceiba — named after the tree found in many Latin American countries — will host its first annual Ciderbration at its taproom location in the … Read more

Best things to do in Miami this week June 20-26, 2022

Monday 20 June Pour out your bleeding heart during Sweet Caroline’s Emo Karaoke Party† Brave souls get the chance to choose from a huge catalog of emo classics and scream at the top of their lungs as they compete for the best heartbreaking performance. In honor of the special night, Sweet Caroline will be offering … Read more