Brickell http://wlrn.org en No Room To Run On Miami Sidewalks http://wlrn.org/post/no-room-run-miami-sidewalks <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">About 500 people gathered recently outside one of the only green spaces downtown: the 1300 block of </span>Brickell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Avenue. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">They were the Brickell Run Club, all decked out in </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">running shoes and workout shorts, ready to go for a run.</span></p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:53:20 +0000 Hillary Lindwall 29524 at http://wlrn.org No Room To Run On Miami Sidewalks Miami, Our Way: An Open Letter From WLRN To The New York Times http://wlrn.org/post/miami-our-way-open-letter-wlrn-new-york-times <p></p><p>Dear New York Times,</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hello! It’s Miami! We wanted to write and let you know that we’re a real place. You’ve seen us before. We’re the ones that had that land boom in the </span>1920s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We’re writing to you from the offices of </span>WLRN<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, because we care. We love the Gray Lady. We wouldn’t dare see her honor besmirched because of us, Miami.</span></p> Wed, 03 Apr 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Nathaniel Sandler 11541 at http://wlrn.org Miami, Our Way: An Open Letter From WLRN To The New York Times After A Start At Dial-Up Speeds, Miami’s Tech Sector Gains Momentum http://wlrn.org/post/after-start-dial-speeds-miami-s-tech-sector-gains-momentum <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At the height of the construction boom in 2006, Miami sprouted the second-fastest growing skyline in the world, behind Dubai. You could count over 70 cranes crowding each other out, like a tower of steel giraffes voraciously feeding on concrete.</span></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 18:01:31 +0000 Alex de Carvalho 10861 at http://wlrn.org After A Start At Dial-Up Speeds, Miami’s Tech Sector Gains Momentum