Tommy 'T' Pena Foundation will mentor youths

Tommy 'T' Pena Foundation will mentor youths
On June 8, Miami Dade Parks and Miami-Dade County District 13 Commissioner Esteban L. Bovo Jr. joined the family and friends of Tommy “T” Peña at Norman and Jean Reach Park located at 7895 N.W. ...

GFWC Women's Club of Hialeah holds celebration brunch in June

GFWC Women's Club of Hialeah holds celebration brunch in June
On June 1, the GFWC Woman's Club of Hialeah held a celebration brunch to honor their past presidents, former and lifetime members, community bunco buddies and current and prospective members.It ...

HML National Honor Society raises funds at Relay for Life

HML National Honor Society raises funds at Relay for Life
On April 5, the Hialeah Miami Lakes (HML) Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) participated in the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event at Walter C. Young Middle School in ...

Town hosts two contests for photos and home beautification projects

In conjunction with the “I Heart Miami Lakes” campaign, the Town of Miami Lakes is holding two contests to promote civic pride. Round 4 in the “Capture a Miami Lakes Moment” photo contest is one of the featured contests.Residents are encouraged to show their love for Miami Lakes by ...

Lunch Bunch and Bingo plus baseball on tap for seniors during June events

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee has scheduled a variety of events for senior residents during June.Lunch Bunch and Bingo - Wednesday, June 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue. Seniors can socialize and make new friends while having ...

Zonta Club installs new officers and board members

Zonta Club installs new officers and board members
The Zonta Club of Miami Lakes held its annual May installation dinner and general meeting at Shula’s Hotel on Main Street. In addition to new officer and director installations, the May 23 event ...

'Furrever Friend for Lucas' GoFundMe needs funds to get service dog for Lucas

'Furrever Friend for Lucas' GoFundMe needs funds to get service dog for Lucas
Lucas de Santis is a five year old boy with autism. His parents Dulce and Angelo de Santis started a campaign in April to raise money to get their son a service dog. Their goal is $25,000 and ...

Miami Lakes Branch Library sets programs for June and early July

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during June and early July:For Children and Families:Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Ratchet & Clank” (PG), ...

Lakes native Ailani Nicole Ortega graduates magna cum laude from Hialeah Gardens

Lakes native Ailani Nicole Ortega graduates magna cum laude from Hialeah Gardens
Ailani Noelle Ortega, born and raised in Miami Lakes, graduated magna cum laude from Hialeah Gardens Senior High School (HGSH) on June 4. Ortega has been an active student who participated in ...

Teen service event at horse rescue center on July 7

Miami Lakes Youth Center “The Spot” is calling for teens to spend a day volunteering on Sunday, July 7, at Peaceful Ridge Horse Rescue.Peaceful Ridge is a non-profit organization that provides dental and medical care, rehabilitation and adoption services for rescued horses.The ...

Senator Bob Graham inducted to BASF Hall of Fame

Senator Bob Graham inducted to BASF Hall of Fame
Builders Association of South Florida (BASF) held its 75th anniversary Installation Evening and Housing Hall of Fame inductions on May 11 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Miami. U.S. Senator ...

Public Safety officers and firefighters are honored

Public Safety officers and firefighters are honored
Miami Lakes Public Safety Committee and Town Council members recognized the exceptional service of local police officers, firefighters and public safety officials at the annual Public Safety ...

Lunch Bunch, Marlins game, Margaritaville for seniors

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee has scheduled a variety of events for senior residents during June.Lunch Bunch and Bingo - Wednesdays, June 12 and 26, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue. Seniors can socialize and make new friends ...

Young artists display their Main Street banners

Young artists display their Main Street banners
On May 15, a special exhibit was held on Main Street for the winners of the 6th annual Main Street Banner Art Contest.In attendance were students and their families as well as Miami Lakes Middle ...

Susana Inguanzo wins Youth Fair's Youth Hall of Fame honor

Susana Inguanzo wins Youth Fair's Youth Hall of Fame honor
Susanna Inguanzo, an 8th-grade student at Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC), was selected as the winner of the North Region of the Miami-Dade County Youth Fair’s Walter B. Arnold Youth Hall of ...

Frankie Midnight presents one-man stage play from June 14-16

Frankie Midnight presents one-man stage play from June 14-16
Frankie Midnight presents “A Fool’s Love Stories,” an intimate experience of classic entertainment. A one-man theater concert produced by Miami creative artist Midnight and co-produced by art ...

Miami Lakes resident Taylor Barimo earns Pharmacy doctorate

Miami Lakes resident Taylor Barimo earns Pharmacy doctorate
Miami Lakes resident Taylor Barimo, who recently earned her Doctorate degree in Pharmacy from the University of Florida, is living her dream.Since she was student at Miami Lakes Educational Center ...

Hialeah Miami Lakes' Project Citizens team competes at state

Hialeah Miami Lakes' Project Citizens team competes at state
The Project Citizen team at Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High School (HML) advanced to the Project Citizen State finals. This is the third consecutive year the team has advanced to the final round ...

Town plans field closures at Optimist, Royal Oaks parks

Miami Lakes will be performing annual maintenance to the athletic fields at Miami Lakes Optimist Park and Royal Oaks Park beginning June 10 and running through August 9. During this period, most athletic fields will be closed.Residents and family membes will have access to one area at ...

Coding Doctors Kids Club has successful fundraiser

Coding Doctors Kids Club has successful fundraiser
The Coding Doctors Kids Club held their fundraiser on May 21. The club was looking to raise money to buy a bundle of VEX robots. The event at Ben & Jerry’s and Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza was very ...