Miami Lakes honors volunteer Pedro Fiallo

Featured By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, May 17, 2024

The Miami Lakes Town Council honored resident Pedro Fiallo for his dedication to the community. Fiallo serves on the Elderly Affairs Committee, the Veterans Committee and is an active member of American Legion Post 144, providing public...

Chamber of Commerce welcomes 4KIDS, Inc., donates to theater

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, May 17, 2024

    The Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce welcomed Ryan Noble, executive director of 4KIDS, Inc. to its May luncheon.      Noble told the business gathering about 4KIDS’ mission to pair children in the foster care system with “a loving mother, a loving father.”       Noble described the struggles foster kids face when separated from their families and siblings are split...

Town Topics: Who will you remember on Memorial Day?

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, May 17, 2024

Charles James  Part-time actor and model  Member, Miami Lakes Cultural Affairs Committee and Veterans Committee Pembroke Pines       “I had a brother who was killed in Korea,” Charles James said. “Whenever I do speeches and stuff, I always mention him. I served in Vietnam twice and my family was always reluctant because of the death of my brother.”  Gary...

Community Calendar

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, May 17, 2024

Register at TOML.eventbrite.com for town events.  May 16 Mount Sinai Health Lecture: Alzheimer’s disease The Elderly Affairs Committee will host a lecture with Dr. Melissa Verzura. Miami Lakes Town Hall, 6601 Main St. 11 a.m. Free.   May 21 Senior Bingo Luncheon Join the Elderly Affairs Committee for bingo, a meal and prizes. Roberto Alonso Community Center, 16500 NW 87th Ave. Ages 60+. 11 a.m. Free. May 24 Senior Art...

Miami Lakes Library Programs

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, May 17, 2024

The Miami-Dade County Library branch in Miami Lakes is offering classes.  Most events require preregistration and popular courses may fill up early. Sign up in advance to avoid being shut out of classes.  To check availability, call the branch at 305-822-6520, email truglioj@mdpls.org or sign up at https://bit.ly/3Wnp6tC. Dragon’s Egg Craft - Teen Library Advisory Board  Wed., May 15  4 p.m. - 5...

Ribbon Cutting: Styles Boutique Miami

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, May 17, 2024

     The Town of Miami Lakes, its Economic Development Committee and the Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on April 18 to celebrate Styles Miami Boutique.       “I wanted to thank everyone here tonight,” owner Ani Losada said. “We’re very blessed to have all of you. It’s pleasure to be here.” The boutique is at 6802 Main St., its second...
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