Parks under maintenance to Jan. 14

Miami Lakes will be performing annual maintenance to the athletic fields at Miami Lakes Optimist Park and Royal Oaks Park from now through January 14. During this period, athletic field areas will be closed.Residents and family members will have access to one area of Optimist Park ...

'The Spot' Youth Center schedules January events

Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” during January at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive.Wednesdays, January 9, 16, 23 and 30 - Open Hang Night from 6 to 8 p.m. The Youth Center is equipped with a billiard ...

Seniors events set during January

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee (EAC) has scheduled several events for seniors during January.Tuesday, January 8 – Mount Sinai Wellness Workshops with a topic to be announced will be presented at 11 a.m. at Town Hall, 6601 Main Street.A light lunch will be served courtesy of ...

Groundbreaking ceremony for Bombardier service center held at Opa-Locka Executive Airport

Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and County Commissioner Barbara Jordan took part in a groundbreaking ceremony making way for Bombardier at Miami-Opa Locka Executive Airport.The new $90 million service center will serve as an important conduit in the development of a larger ...

Miami Lakes Branch Library announces events for January

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during January:For Children and Families:Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are Walt Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland,” ...

M.L. Bridge Club new officers

M.L. Bridge Club new officers
Newly-elected officers of the Miami Lakes Bridge Club were sworn in on December 17 at the Mary Collins Community Center. Pictured (from left) director Jane Lopez, president Dave Oliver, past ...

In Memoriam: Longtime resident Jan Mannion

In Memoriam: Longtime resident Jan Mannion
Jan Mannion, a longtime Miami Lakes resident, teacher and football coach at Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) passed away on December 18 following an illness. He was 74 years old. Mannion is survived by ...

Movies at the Park returns on January 11 with the showing of Small Foot! at 7:30 p.m.

Movies at the Park returns on January 11 with the showing of Small Foot! at 7:30 p.m.
Miami Lakes Youth Activities Task Force is inviting residents, families and friends to enjoy the animated hit “SmallFoot!” during the first of the Movies at the Park series for 2019 at 7:30 p.m. ...

Community Bike Ride on January 19

Miami Lakes Neighborhood Improvement Committee will host the first Community Bike Ride of the New Year on Saturday, January 19.Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. for the 5.5-mile family-friendly loop with the ride starting at 9 a.m. from Miami Lakes Youth Center, 6075 Miami Lakes Drive ...

In memory of Miami Lakes persons lost during 2018

Miami Lakes lost some prominent residents who made great contributions to the community through business, education, sports, entrepreneurship and activism.Alan Robert Wilson, a 27-year resident of Miami Lakes died on February 1. He as 71 years old.Wilson was a retired engineer, who ...