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The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

If Miami is the Magic City, Craig Robins is its tireless conjurer. As founder and chief executive of the real estate company Dacra, Robins has been pulling off seemingly impossible feats since the late 1980s. He transformed the moribund art deco neighbourhood of South Beach into a glittering destination. More recently he has turned the [...]

November 14, 2017 Loknath Das Home Deco Comments Off on The treasure-filled Florida home of Design Miami founder Craig Robins

Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

State officials in Florida on Friday tripled the active Zika transmission zone in the trendy seaside community of Miami Beach after five new cases of the mosquito-borne virus believed to cause a severe birth defect were identified in the area. The active transmission zone grew from 1.5 square miles to 4.5 square miles and consists [...]

September 18, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Florida expands Zika zone in Miami Beach after five new cases

Soccer mega-agent picks up Capone’s Miami Beach villa for $9M

Soccer mega-agent picks up Capone’s Miami Beach villa for $9M

The Miami Beach villa where legendary gangster Al Capone lived well and died was just purchased by famed European soccer agent Mino Raiola, who made a killing on the transfer of French star Paul Pogba to Premier League’s Manchester United. The Dutch super agent made $32 million on Pogba’s record-breaking $143 million transfer from Italian [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli Home Deco Comments Off on Soccer mega-agent picks up Capone’s Miami Beach villa for $9M

Zika now spreading in Miami Beach, sources say

Zika now spreading in Miami Beach, sources say

Mosquitoes are spreading Zika virus in Miami Beach, according to sources familiar with discussions held by the Florida Department of Health on Thursday to alert local officials. The health department’s daily report said only that there were two new local infections in Miami-Dade acquired through mosquitoes — both outside of the Wynwood neighborhood identified as [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Zika now spreading in Miami Beach, sources say

Health Officials Investigating Cluster of Possible Zika Cases in Miami Beach

Health Officials Investigating Cluster of Possible Zika Cases in Miami Beach

MIAMI BEACH, Fla.—Health officials are investigating a cluster of possible Zika cases in Miami Beach, suggesting that transmission of the virus by mosquitoes is more widespread in one of the nation’s more populous counties than originally thought, and that efforts to contain it are falling short. At least one other area of Miami-Dade County is [...]

August 19, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on Health Officials Investigating Cluster of Possible Zika Cases in Miami Beach

North Miami officials name officer involved in shooting of unarmed mental-health worker

North Miami officials name officer involved in shooting of unarmed mental-health worker

North Miami police have identified the officer who shot an unarmed mental-health worker as a 30-year-old member of the department’s SWAT team. Jonathan Aledda has been with the North Miami police for four years. Aledda was placed on administrative leave with pay as an investigation surrounding the shooting of behavior therapist Charles Kinsey continues. Aledda [...]

July 29, 2016 Saheli Health Comments Off on North Miami officials name officer involved in shooting of unarmed mental-health worker