Eagle Scout project leads to new garden and sign at Goleman High

Eagle Scout project leads to new garden and sign at Goleman High
On June 15, Boy Scout and Barbara Goleman Senior High (BGSH) student Brandon Chicardini from Troop 565 completed his Eagle Scout project at BGHS. The service project consisted of beautifying an ...

Miami Laker Lorenzo Hampton Jr. off to great start in minor leagues

Miami Laker Lorenzo Hampton Jr. off to great start in minor leagues
Growing up in Miami Lakes Lorenzo Hampton Jr., knew baseball was his game.His dad is former Miami Dolphins running back Lorenzo Hampton Sr., but his son decided not to follow in his footsteps and ...

Hurricane preparedness time is now in event of a major storm

In preparation for the hurricane season. It is important to stay alert and informed of any severe weather possibilities and be prepared long before and immediately preceding a storm.The Miami-Dade 2019 Official Hurricane Readiness Guide can be found at ...

Town starts a Transition Program for special needs residents

Miami Lakes’ Special Needs Advisory Board announced a pilot Transition Program for individuals with special needs. The program expands training in the areas of employability skills training, life skills and self-advocacy so they can learn skills to achieve independence.The program is ...

'The Spot' Youth Center plans events for youngsters during July

Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students from 6 to 8 p.m. during July at “The Spot,” 6075 Miami Lakes Drive East.Open Hang Nights are scheduled for Wednesday, July 10 and Friday, July 26. The Youth Center is equipped ...

Lunch Bunch, Western Social and Marlins baseball on tap for seniors in July

Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee (EAC) has scheduled a variety of events for senior residents during June.Lunch Bunch and Bingo - Wednesdays, July 10 and 24, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue. Seniors can socialize and make new friends ...

Miami Lakes Branch Library sets July programs

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during July:For Children and Families:Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Spider Man into the Spider-verse,” (PG); ...

JetStream Federal Credit Union hosts Future Bankers' Camp

JetStream Federal Credit Union hosts Future Bankers' Camp
JetStream Federal Credit Union once again partnered with the Center for Financial Training (CFT) and Miami Dade College (MDC) for the annual Future Bankers’ Camp Program.The program provides a ...

Rhythmic Gymnastics at Shula's Athletic Club

Rhythmic Gymnastics at Shula's Athletic Club
The 2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics Summer Show was held on June 21 at Shula’s Athletic Club located at 15150 Bull Run Road. It was a great night as many friends and family attended the event. The group ...

Miami Lakes United Methodist Church hosts Social Media forum on July 13

Miami Lakes United Methodist Church (MLUMC) located at 14800 Ludlam Road, will host “Social Media and Our Kids: Prevent, Prepare, Protect and Pursue” starting at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 13.In a press release, the church said “Our kids and community now extend further than before. ...

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 ...