Miami Dade County http://blog.wlrn.org en Credit Cards In Cabs? 'Not So Fast,' Say Miami-Dade Drivers http://blog.wlrn.org/post/credit-cards-cabs-not-so-fast-say-miami-dade-drivers <div></div><div><p>About 50 taxicab drivers gathered outside county hall Monday morning to protest several pending changes that would impact their industry—specifically, Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez's new Ambassador Cabs program.</p><p>The program basically<a href="http://hrld.us/1gQDvmF" target="_blank"> creates a higher set of standards </a>for taxis and drivers, or “ambassadors,” who serve Miami International Airport and PortMiami. One of those changes would require cabs to take credit cards.</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 20:54:27 +0000 Arianna Prothero 21052 at http://blog.wlrn.org Credit Cards In Cabs? 'Not So Fast,' Say Miami-Dade Drivers Miami-Dade Property Appraiser; Watchdog Report Publisher http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-dade-property-appraiser-watchdog-report-publisher <div style="margin:0;"></div><div style="margin:0;"><span lang="en-US"><font face="Calibri,sans-serif" size="2"><span style="font-size:11pt;"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size:14pt;">07/02/13 - Tuesday's </span></font><a href="https://twitter.com/topicalcurrents"><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size:14pt;"><b>Topical Currents</b></span></font></a><font face="Times New Roman,serif" size="4"><span style="font-size:14pt;"> discusses the independence of the Miami-Dade Property Appraiser’s office.</span></font></span></font></span><span Tue, 02 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 16736 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami-Dade Property Appraiser; Watchdog Report Publisher Local Music: Aaron Lebos On Childhood http://blog.wlrn.org/post/local-music-aaron-lebos-childhood <p></p><p>As a child, Aaron Lebos was given a choice of two musical instruments: piano or violin. He chose the piano and spent the next six years dedicated to the instrument, winning five state-wide competitions.</p><p></p><p>But at the age of 11, he picked up the guitar.</p><p>More than a decade later he's still strumming it.</p> Sat, 19 Jan 2013 15:00:00 +0000 Jackie Skevin 7610 at http://blog.wlrn.org Local Music: Aaron Lebos On Childhood