Farmer's Market

Farmer's Market
The popular Miami Lakes Farmers Market will continue to be held every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. through March at Picnic Park West, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue.The market offers a variety of fresh ...

Jazz concert in Picnic Park West features Nicole Henry on Saturday, February 23

Jazz concert in Picnic Park West features Nicole Henry on Saturday, February 23
Jazz up next weekend by attending the Miami Lakes Cultural Affairs Committee’s annual Jazz Concert in the Park at 7 p.m. on Saturday, February 23, at Picnic Park West, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue.The ...

Town honors sponsors of Mayor's Charity Gala

Town honors sponsors of Mayor's Charity Gala
Mayor Manny Cid and Councilmember Marilyn Ruano recognized the sponsors and partners of the Mayor’s Gala last September during the February 5 Town Council meeting.The elegant event benefited the ...

Eduardo Padron will retire from M-Dade College after 49 years

Eduardo Padron will retire from M-Dade College after 49 years
After a unique and brilliant career spanning nearly 50 years, almost a quarter century serving as president, Miami Dade College (MDC) President Dr. Eduardo J. Padrón has announced his plans to ...

Tomorrow's culinary stars compete for Education Fund's Top Chef title

Tomorrow's culinary stars compete for Education Fund's Top Chef title
The Education Fund, headquartered in Miami Lakes, celebrates the culinary dreams and ambitions of high school and middle school students at the 2019 Taste of Education presented by Sapoznik ...

Final Park movie on February 22

Miami Lakes Youth Activities Task Force is inviting residents to enjoy the last Movies at the Park of the season scheduled at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, February 22, at Picnic Park West, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue.Title of the last movie for the season will be available on the Town’s website, ...

Four Pace High students attend World Youth Day

Four Pace High students attend World Youth Day
Last month, four students from Monsignor Edward Pace High School (PACE) had an opportunity to travel to Panama for World Youth Day (WYD). Seniors Nathan Bonet, David Lorenzo, junior Amayah Novela, ...

Spanish Lake Elementary holds parent workshops

Spanish Lake Elementary holds parent workshops
In the era of high stakes and high stress testing, Spanish Lake Elementary (SLE) and schools throughout Miami-Dade County are providing their students and parents instruction and activities to ...

MLEC's Valeria Bula is accepted to Yale University

MLEC's Valeria Bula is accepted to Yale University
Valeria Bula, a senior in the journalism strand of the Cambridge Academy at Miami Lakes Educational Center, was accepted to Yale University. Bula has a long list of accomplishments and accolades. ...

MLK-8 Center is 'Superior' at Fla. Orchestra Assn. meet

MLK-8 Center is 'Superior' at Fla. Orchestra Assn. meet
Miami Lakes K-8 Center’s (MLK-8) Middle School orchestra students performed solos, a duet and a quintet at the Florida Orchestra Association District 16 Solo and Ensemble event on February 2. All ...

Town qualifies as a Tree City USA Sterling City

Miami Lakes continues to be recognized for its abundant, beautiful tree canopy and exceptional tree management.The Town has received Tree City USA status for 12 straight years and has received the Tree City USA Growth Award for 10 straight years. This now makes Miami Lakes a “Sterling ...

Hall of Fame Committee seeks inductee nominations

Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame committee announced its second call for Hall of Fame Inductee nominations. The Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame, an initiative of Mayor Manny Cid and supported by the Town Council, is located inside the Optimist Park Clubhouse at Miami Lakes Optimist ...

Miami National College Fair set for February 24

Miami-Dade County Public Schools, in conjunction with the National Association for College Admission Counseling, will host the 2019 Miami National College Fair.The free event is scheduled from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 24, at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Miami Airport and ...

BGEC students perform at 75th anniversary of Florida Music Educator's meeting

BGEC students perform at 75th anniversary of Florida Music Educator's meeting
Five of Bob Graham Education Center's (BGEC) young talented musicians and singers performed for hundreds of teachers, students and parents from all around Florida in the 75th anniversary of the ...

MLEC receives $1,000 grant from Miami Lakes Town Foundation

Miami Lakes Town Foundation, with funds raised during the 2018 Food and Wine Festival, presented a $1,000 grant to Miami Lakes Educational Center (MLEC) for its Farm to Table Garden Project. Foundation treasurer Ismael Diaz (center) presents the check to MLEC assistant principal ...

Club Atletico Penarol coming to practice at Royal Oaks Park

Club Atletico Penarol coming to practice at Royal Oaks Park
The Town of Miami Lakes rolled out the welcome mat for Club Atletico Penarol, the 127 year-old Uruguayan soccer team, which is ranked among the top 50 greatest soccer club teams in the world.Royal ...

Coding Doctors Kids Club partners with PSN Library

Coding Doctors Kids Club partners with PSN Library
The Coding Doctors Kids Club has a newly formed partnership with the local Palm Springs North (PSN) Library where they meet once a month. The age group is 8-16 years old. They usually meet the ...

Miami Lakes Educational Center goes beyond STEM in new garden

Miami Lakes Educational Center goes beyond STEM in new garden
Next to the basketball court and near the bus loop, lies a humble garden surrounded by a chain-link fence. For years, the garden never called anyone’s attention: it was barren, dead, unkept, ...

'The Spot' Youth Center announces February activities

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 February at “The Spot,” 6075 Miami Lakes Drive East.Open Hang Nights are scheduled for Fridays, February 8, 15 and 22, and on Wednesday, February 27. ...

Pace High thespians prepare for Florida State Thespian Festival

Pace High thespians prepare for Florida State Thespian Festival
Members of Monsignor Edward Pace High School’s (PACE) Drama Troupe 5457 competed in the District 8 Thespian Competition in December bringing home several awards and honors.  Under the direction of ...