|Owner(s)||Voice Media Group|
|Founded||1987 (as New Times Media)|
|Headquarters||2750 NW 3rd Ave.|
Miami, Florida, 33127
|Circulation||40,000 (December 2017)|
It was acquired by Village Voice Media, then known as New Times Media, in 1987, when it was a fortnightly newspaper called the Wave. As of 2018, it is edited by Chuck Strouse, a former Miami Herald reporter, who also oversees New Times Broward Palm Beach. The paper has won numerous awards, including a George Polk Award for coverage of the Major League steroid scandal in 2014 and first place in 2008 among weekly papers from the Investigative Reporters and Editors for stories about the Julia Tuttle Causeway sex offender colony. In 2010, the paper garnered international attention when it published a story by Brandon K. Thorp and Penn Bullock which revealed that anti-gay activist George Alan Rekers had hired a male prostitute to accompany him on a trip to Europe.
In September 2012, Village Voice Media executives Scott Tobias, Christine Brennan, and Jeff Mars bought Village Voice Media's papers and associated web properties from its founders and formed Voice Media Group.
Former writers for the Miami New Times include authors Tim Elfrink, Gus Garcia-Roberts, Jacob Bernstein, Steve Almond, Pete Collins, Jim DeFede, Ben Greenman, Robert Andrew Powell,Sean Rowe, and Kirk Semple. Its columnist is former Two Live Crew rapper Luther Campbell. Several former writers and editors of Miami New Times and New Times Broward Palm Beach departed for the Washington Post between 2014 and 2018. They include Elfrink, Terry McCoy, Michael E. Miller, Kyle Swenson, Antonia Farzan. and Emily Codik.
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