Do you remember when the Byron Carlyle was one of the only movie theaters in Miami Beach? Well, O Cinema is interested in managing this wonderful North Beach Venue, bringing independent films and art installations to North Beach. O Cinema won the support for this endeavor from the Mayor’s North Beach Blue Ribbon Committee but the city commission wants to hear from its residents before approving.
We’ve seen the success of independent [...]
You’ve seen it. Towering amongst the swaying palms and boasting its proud history, the Normandy Fountain has been a landmark for almost 90 years and is now undergoing some serious repairs. The Mayor’s Blue Ribbon Panel of North Beach and the City of Miami Beach are orchestrating the restoration of the fountain. The scope of work includes:
Repairing the interior plumbing and electricity
Restoring the concrete
Sourcing the original tile to replace [...]
This year’s Miami Beach Fourth of July festivities will be held in North Beach! The Fire on the Fourth Festival will have food trucks, live music, fireworks, and more. The event will take place from 9am to 9pm at the North Shore Bandshell located at 7275 Collins Avenue.
This event is free and open to the public and has something for all ages.
9:00am – Green Monkey Yoga on [...]
As we hear of so many mega projects happening in Miami, some towering over 65 floors, vying to be the tallest in the city, it is refreshing to come over to Miami Beach and see boutique development. This is small scale, skyline sharing, new construction that is usually within steps from the sand, where you’ll still get sunshine. One such new development recently approved is the Beach House, standing [...]
North Beach is soon to acquire its very own trolley service! The North Beach Trolley will run Monday through Sunday between 8:00AM to 12:00AM. The trolley is FREE and open to the public and is scheduled to begin service in October 2014.
The route will offer service between the stretch of 65th street to 88th street and from the western tip of Normandy Isle to Collins Avenue. The route passes [...]
At the end of last year, The HoJo Dezerland Hotel sold for $65 Million to the Terra Group. I remember being fascinated by the classic cars spread around in the lobby diner when I was much younger. Given that these classics still adorn the Dezerland today is a good sign that a serious make-over is long over due. The total acquisition consisted of the hotel property with 227 [...]
View from Collins Ave
Another new project is hitting North Beach and it may be one of the most unique design concepts we’ve seen yet! This ultra-modern, 6-story building will harbor 19 high end residences with the finest amenities and exclusive features. Proposed to reside at 6372 Collins Avenue, the project will be nestled between Collins Avenue and Indian Creek Drive, with quick access to the 63rd street bridge.
Dog lovers rejoice! North Beach has recently acquired the first and only Dog Beach in Miami Beach. We’re excited to have a place for dogs to run freely and enjoy the beautiful Miami Beach sands just like their owners. The ribbon cutting ceremony took place on May 10th at the beach entrance of Collins Ave and 81st St.
As with any dog park, safety and responsibility comes first.
The Dog Beach rules [...]
After this MiMo revival project was unanimously approved by the Design Review Board & the Board of Adjustments in September last year, we were left anticipating the next stage of development for the project. Now, we are excited to see the NoBe House Condominium become a reality. This new development, featured in the rendering above, will be located at 8505-8521 Harding Avenue in the North Beach neighborhood of Miami [...]
Given this incredibly long and brutal winter for everyone in the United States, except for those of us lucky enough to live in Sunny SoFla, it’s no wonder we saw more buyers from more places this year, trying to find their winter haven in Miami Beach. And with prices in South Beach reaching an average of $373/sqft, a lot of buyers found that haven in North Beach with [...]