Michael Miller

Michael Miller
Michael co-owns Community Newspapers with his brother Grant and serves as Executive Editor of the group of newspapers. He enjoys writing about local politics and area businesses. Michael can be reached at michael@communitynewspapers.com

It’s just another day in mudsville

Over yonder in a little, flyspeck town known as Mudville, the nice folks all pretty much got on well and fine…or so they thought. You see, there was this smiley, friendly, little ol’ lady, and Sue Belle was her name. She had a certain way about her and befriended just …

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South Miami — Anatomy of a City in Turmoil

The firing of South Miami’s Chief of Police Orlando Martinez de Castro on Wednesday, August 14, did not come as a surprise to those who have been paying attention to a City besieged in lawsuits and turmoil. The resolution sponsored by Mayor Stoddard at a special meeting declaring the City’s …

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Anatomy of a City in Turmoil

The firing of South Miami’s Chief of Police Orlando Martinez de Castro on Wednesday, August 14, did not come as a surprise to those who have been paying attention to a City besieged in lawsuits and turmoil. The resolution sponsored by Mayor Stoddard at a special meeting declaring the City’s …

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Are there more depositions around the corner?

The Russians have arrived (according to our frequently fallible sources) and have been “singing like canaries” to the government folks on NW 12th Ave. It seems as though they’ve given enough information to warrant further investigation into some activities that occurred a few years back in the City of Pleasant …

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Village launches project to revitalize downtown area

We hear that Village Manager Ron Williams has helped create a Downtown Redevelopment Task Force to create a “livable, walkable downtown” in the city’s southwest corner along South Dixie Highway. The group, which meets on a regular basis, consists of local area residents, business owners, and other stakeholders. The group …

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