Manager Selection Committee lists preferences for candidates

  The next town manager for Miami Lakes must have at least five years experience in government or the private sector, a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or a law degree, and be effective in carrying out the town’s strategic plan and operating a budget ...

Popular Ice Cream Social scheduled for Saturday, July 14 at Park West

  Ice Cream Social is back and it’s sweeter than ever! Miami Lakes Youth Activities Task Force announced the 2nd Annual Ice Cream Social to celebrate National Ice Cream Month to be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 14, at Miami Lakes Picnic Park West, 15151 N.W. ...

FDOT hosts two Palmetto public meetings during July at Town Hall Chambers

  The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) will host two Public Information Meetings in July at Town Hall Council Chambers, 6601 Main Street. Palmetto Expressway Construction Public Information Meeting will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 18. For more information, ...

Town honors Officer Rose Viera

Town honors Officer Rose Viera
  The Miami Lakes Town Council honored Miami-Dade police officer Rose Viera for her hard work and dedication to the community for 21 years. Viera, an original member of the detached unit to ...

July activities planned for Miami Lakes senior citizens

  Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee  (EAC) will host several educational, fun and exciting events for seniors in July. Lunch Bunch and Bingo – Socialize and make new friends while having fun and enjoying Free nutritious lunches provided by Giardino Gourmet Salads. ...

Two Main Street Players leaders announce retirement

Two Main Street Players leaders announce retirement
  Longtime Main Street Playhouse (MSP) president and executive director Clara Lyzniak and artistic director Robert Coppel retired from their positions on the MSP board of directors, ...

Miami Lakes Chamber welcomes Luis Martinez

Miami Lakes Chamber welcomes Luis Martinez
  Luis Martinez, senior executive vice president of The Graham Companies, is the guest speaker for the Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce membership meeting. The event is scheduled for 11:30 ...

Main Street Players presents Five Women Wearing the same Dress

Main Street Players presents Five Women Wearing the same Dress
  Five Women Wearing the Same Dress opens July 20 at Main Street Playhouse (MSP) located at 6766 Main Street. The young and talented cast of five women and one man have been rehearsing six ...

United Way of Miami-Dade appoints Perla t. Hantman to its Board of Trustees

  During its annual meeting on June 27, the United Way of Miami-Dade appointed Perla Tabares Hantman, chair of the Miami-Dade Public School Board, as a member of its Board of Trustees. “It is my honor to be appointed as a Trustee and to serve the community in this ...

Town hosts Sunset Yoga Class

  Namaste at Sunset! Lighthouse Yoga and Wellness, in collaboration with the Town of Miami Lakes, is offering a free yoga class at P21 Park on the lake at 6890 White Oak Drive, from 7 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11. Bring a mat and enjoy a wonderful class in this local park. For ...

15th Annual Miami Lakes Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks show

15th Annual Miami Lakes Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks show
  Miami Lakes and its Cultural Affairs Committee will host the 15th Annual Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks Show beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Miami Lakes Picnic Park West, 15151 N.W. 82 ...

Professional recruiter considered for manager search

  The new Miami Lakes council should pick the next town manager and the city may hire a professional recruiter to assist a committee tasked with recommending candidates for the job, as council members hope to get someone on board to run the day-to-day operations by January. At ...

Main Street Players present Five Women Wearing the Same Dress

Main Street Players present Five Women Wearing the Same Dress
  Main Street Players (MSP) presents Five Women Wearing The Same Dress, the next show being produced at the Main Street Playhouse. The comedy was written by Alan Ball, who is best known for ...

Council hears complaints about drug rehab center

  A foreclosed home in Miami Lakes operating as a drug treatment center has heightened the concerns of residents living in the same neighborhood as drug addicts. A group of residents turned to council members for help, as they fear for their lives while recovering substance abuse ...

Sun Electronics provides energy saving equipment

Sun Electronics provides energy saving equipment
  Panic sets in for everybody during hurricane season in Florida and the Caribbean. Lines for gas curve around the block, causing people to get frustrated. At home goods stores, people flood ...

Town seeks vendors for second annual Ice Cream Social

  Vendor registration is now open for the Town’s 2nd Annual Ice Cream Social celebrating National Ice Cream Month. Ice cream vendors are requested to provide ice cream and frozen treats for 100 people. This signature summer event, hosted by the Youth Activities Task Force, ...

Amaize Arepas opens latest location on Main Street

Amaize Arepas opens latest location on Main Street
  Amaize Arepas has been popping up all over South Florida and has finally made it’s way to the Town of Miami Lakes. With current locations in Doral and Davie, Amaize continues to ...

Registration opens online for parents to sign up for Imagination Library books for their youngsters

  Miami Lakes residents can now register for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library online. The Imagination Library is a gifting program for children from birth to age five. Each month, the Library will mail free high-quality and age-appropriate books to the home. Every child ...

Miami-Dade College plans Saturday registration dates

  Beginning Saturday, August 4, Miami Dade College (MDC) will extend information center hours and offer on-site registration on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon, until September 8. Students will be able to meet with advisors, register for classes, explore financial aid options and ...

St. Thomas University names David Armstrong as new president

St. Thomas University names David Armstrong as new president
  David A. Armstrong was named the next president for St. Thomas University, the college’s Board of Trustees announced. Armstrong will replace outgoing President Monsignor Franklyn M. ...

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