Miami Lakes celebrates Park and Recreation Month

  Miami Lakes residents are encouraged to explore the “undiscovered” roles of local parks and recreation within the Town as it celebrates Park and Recreation Month, A Lifetime of Discovery. Park and Recreation Month, an initiative of the National Recreation and Park ...

Open house on July 21 for Youth Programs information

  Miami Lakes will host an Open House on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Optimist Park Clubhouse, 6411 N.W. 162 Street, for residents to learn about the Town’s youth programs and to start registrations for the fall schedule. The event will include games, ...

The Spot Youth Center has several teen events planned during July

  Miami Lakes Youth Center will be hosting several fun and exciting programs for middle and high school students at “The Spot” from 6 to 8 p.m. during July at 6075 Miami Lakes Drive. Wednesday, July 18 - Open Hang Night. The Youth Center is equipped with a billiards ...

Elderly Affairs Committee hosts Seniors events in July

  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. One ...

Humans of Miami Lakes: Yoga leader Claire Zovko

Humans of Miami Lakes: Yoga leader Claire Zovko
  Back in the early 2000’s, Claire Zovko took her first yoga class while visiting her aunt in New York City. Zovko fell in love with yoga immediately.  “It blew my ...

Pace's Mayerli Cayon completes FBI Summer Youth Academy

Pace's Mayerli Cayon completes FBI Summer Youth Academy
  Pace High School junior Mayerli Cayon is one of the latest graduates of the FBI Summer Youth Academy hosted by Miami Dade College’s North Campus, the FBI Miami Citizens Academy ...

Optimist closes Flag Football travel season

Optimist closes Flag Football travel season
  Sean Davis broke loose for a 65-yard touchdown run and helped his Miami Lakes Optimist flag football travel 8-U team win the Battle of Florida tournament at the Miami Dolphins practice ...

Pace alumni, now with NFL, run training camp for kids

Pace alumni, now with NFL, run training camp for kids
  Monsignor Edward Pace alumni and NFL players Anthony L. Walker, Kayvon Webster and Stephen Morris returned to their old high school to help fellow alumni Sean Spence run the USA Football ...

Two FIU baseball players named to All-American Freshman teams

Two FIU baseball players named to All-American Freshman teams
  Florida International University freshmen players Logan Allen and Jose Garcia  were named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Freshman All-American teams. Allen ...

STU's Phil de Montmollin named Sun Conference top Sports Information Director

STU's Phil de Montmollin named Sun Conference top Sports Information Director
  Phil de Montmollin of St. Thomas University has been named the 2017-18 Sun Conference Sports Information Director of the Year. He was honored at the annual Sun Conference meeting. It ...

Miami Lakes Optimist Club seeks to revive dormant girls' softball program

  The Optimist Club of Miami Lakes is seeking to restart its fall softball program, which has been dormant for two seasons for lack of girl's participation and volunteers. Longtime club member Jim Hamilton said the 58 year-old organization is calling on girls between the ages of ...

FIU softball standouts selected in ASBA Draft

FIU softball standouts selected in ASBA Draft
  Florida International University softball standouts Stephanie Texeira and Julia Gilbert were selected in the inaugural American Softball Association (ASBA) Draft two weeks ago, as the pair ...

Four local high school softball players sign with ASA College

Four local high school softball players sign with ASA College
  Miami’s ASA College softball head coach, Geena Capitini, announced the signings of the first four student-athletes deciding to join the ASA Miami softball program. Recent American ...

Miami Marlins honor Pace High School's baseball team for 7th State title

Miami Marlins honor Pace High School's baseball team for 7th State title
  Pace High School’s baseball team was honored during a recent Miami Marlins games at Marlins Park, where alumnus and San Francisco Giants pitcher Ivan Dereck Rodriguez greeted the ...

Optimist Flag Football honors Division winners

Optimist Flag Football honors Division winners
  The Miami Lakes Optimist Club recently concluded its Spring 2018 NFL Flag Football season. Over 350 children participated in the league this season, receiving trophies at the league's ...

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 ...

STU catcher Nelson Mompierre drafted by the New York Mets

  St. Thomas University catcher Nelson Mompierre was drafted in the 29th round (860th overall) by the New York Mets in the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft. Marrero became the second player from St. Thomas to be drafted in the 2018 MLB Draft joining fellow catcher Elih ...

STU 's Laura Courtley-Todd is Sun Conference Athletic Director of the year

STU 's Laura Courtley-Todd is Sun Conference Athletic Director of the year
  St. Thomas University Director of Athletics Laura Courtley-Todd has been named The Sun Conference Athletic Director of the Year for the 2017-18 season. Courtley-Todd was selected based on ...

BGEC end of year dance recital

BGEC end of year dance recital
  The Bobcat Dance Team and the Baby Bobcats of Bob Graham Educational Center (BGEC) held their fifth annual End of Year Dance Recital on June 5.  Their theme this year was, ...

Open House for Fall Youth classes set for July 21 at Optimist Park Clubhouse

  Miami Lakes will host an Open House on Saturday, July 21, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Optimist Park Clubhouse, 6411 N.W. 162 Street, for residents to learn about the Town’s youth programs and to start registrations for the fall schedule. The event will include games, ...

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