Archives

Advertisement
The Newspaper for the Future of Miami
Connect with us:
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Google Plus
  • Linkedin
Front Page » Opinion
Latest in Opinion

UM mustn’t be only local pick for the top 500 universities

As South Florida’s economic development leaders wrap up their entries in the sweepstakes to lure fast-growing global corporation Amazon’s second headquarters, we’d love to see how they’re finessing the issue of higher education.Amazon has made clear…

Why ignore efficiency, effectiveness in funding charities?

Why ignore efficiency, effectiveness in funding charities?

It’s hard for charities to win county aid, but once they get it, they get it forever. That’s true no matter how effective or ineffective a group is, or how…

County able to (bait and) switch its transit funding sources

County able to (bait and) switch its transit funding sources

Faced with a legitimate outcry over transit cuts just as the county aims to spend $6 billion to add transit corridors, Mayor Carlos Giménez took a well-worn route last week:…

Bid for new Amazon headquarters a winner even if we lose

Bid for new Amazon headquarters a winner even if we lose

Tri-county economic development chiefs, adhering to Amazon’s rule of just one bid from any region, are wise in jointly pitching the expanding giant on a headquarters site. Multiple bids would…

New federal survey offers vital clues to good transit policy

New federal survey offers vital clues to good transit policy

A bonanza of new data about Miami-Dade residents can be a goldmine for policymakers who use reality rather than assumptions to plan the future. Whether it’s trying to speed commutes,…

With intelligent community activists, the Singularity is near

With intelligent community activists, the Singularity is near

Twelve years ago Ray Kurzweil wrote his seminal book “The Singularity is Near: When Humans Transcend Biology.” This book electrified Silicon Valley, thus the United States and the World. The…

Rules for public-private deals are OK, but pick proper rules

Rules for public-private deals are OK, but pick proper rules

To expedite public-private partnerships and unsolicited proposals for deals with Miami-Dade, commissioners are being asked today (9/7) to toss out every word of county code on the topic and add…

Jeter could turn the ultimate double play for youth academy

Jeter could turn the ultimate double play for youth academy

Pray that future Marlins owners were watching when New York Mets rookie Dominic Smith homered against Miami on Aug. 19. It could be pivotal not just to baseball but to…

Big wheels in DC, Tallahassee can learn from skate park

Big wheels in DC, Tallahassee can learn from skate park

Memo to Washington and Tallahassee on how to get things moving in these days of partisanship, division and government gridlock: just skate over to Northeast Miami-Dade – literally. A federal…

Six pivotal decisions vital before restoring marine stadium

Six pivotal decisions vital before restoring marine stadium

An architect has listed more than 50 uses for a restored Miami Marine Stadium, which is heartening, but before the city tries to actually restore the stadium it has six…

Page 1 of 68123Next ›Last »
  • www.miamitodayepaper.com
Advertisement