Author: Sean McCaughan

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Eleven on Lenox; Home Raising For Sea Level Rise; Cash-Out Refis Are Back; Howard Stern’s Servants Quarters; The Ponies

Today's news update reminds us that Miami's inequalities are staggering:

Miami Was Lit Up in Rainbows for Gay Pride Last Weekend

Last weekend, in honor of the victims of the Pulse Nightclub massacre in Orlando, dozens of buildings around Miami and Miami Beach were lit up for the gay pride weekend. The Freedom Tower, Betsy Hotel, Miami Tower, and 1111 Lincoln Road, all showed their rainbow colors with great pride.

Check Out the Brand New Apple Store at Brickell City Centre

It's the first Apple Store in South Florida to use Apple's latest store aesthetic.

Miami’s Maestro of Temporary Parks has Created the Brand New Omni Park in Downtown Miami

A few days ago I slid on downtown to check out Miami's newest public park, Omni Park, a creation of Miami's maestro of temporary public spaces, Brad Knoefler. Knoefler is well known for creating Grand Central Park, a pop-up urban park which was located where part of Miami Worldcenter is being built.