Video: Merrick House: A Problem in Preservation

April 30th, 2013

http://youtu.be/NyUmaTQm7Zc They didn't call W. L. Philbrick "the fighting funeral director" for nothing. Philbrick wasn't shy about letting people know what he thought and putting his thoughts into action. He complained about Miami-Dade County's government and tried to get the documentary film Woodstock banned from Coral Gables Read More...

Video: The Cape Florida Light

April 25th, 2013

http://youtu.be/T_fhxj55dCo Built in 1825, the Cape Florida Light is Miami's oldest standing building and it's seen a lot. Attacked by  Seminoles and Confederate sympathizers, taken out of commission in 1878 only to be returned to service a century later, the lighthouse at Cape Florida has survived beach erosion, Hurricane Andrew and almost two centuries of South Florida land development Read More...