2016 is in the books!

2016 is in the books!

Dear Friends, I hope the Christmas season finds you in good spirits. 2016 has been a wonderful year in many ways, and I wanted to take a moment to share some highlights with you. On a personal level, Mari and I are grateful for the many blessings from our Lord –...
Let’s talk about… (un)affordable Miami

Let’s talk about… (un)affordable Miami

Miami-Dade’s income disparity continues to spiral out of control. We, as community, have the ability to reverse this trend by, first and foremost, engaging in conversation about the current housing situation. We invite you to attend an informal conversation with...

Your View: Fix our Park

LATEST UPDATE: MARCH 23, 2016 BY THE NEW TROPIC Like many native Miamians, I grew up playing in the city’s parks.  Dodgeball, monkey bars, baseball, frisbee – you name it, I played it.  One of my favorite parks was Douglas Park on 37th Avenue, about halfway between...