It’s Miami Spice season!

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Wednesday, August 17, 2022

     It’s that delicious time of year -- Miami Spice season -- when South Florida restaurants offer three-course meals at special prices: $28 for brunch or lunch and $45 or $60 for dinner.      Two eateries on Main Street in Miami Lakes are participating in the program that lasts through Sept. 30.        Korner67 offers brunch, lunch and two different dinner menus. Brunch has...

County Commissioner Sen. Rene Garcia addresses Chamber of Commerce

Business By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, August 17, 2022

     When Miami-Dade County Commissioner Sen. Rene Garcia addressed the Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce luncheon this month, he was among friends.       Garcia represents District 13 in the northwest section of the county.        During his 25 years in politics and growing up in the area, Garcia, 48, of Hialeah, has come to know many of the business professionals, educators and...

Our Neighborhoods: Upper East Side

Business By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, August 4, 2022

      This is the fifth story in a series on the Upper East Side neighborhood of Miami Lakes.           If you’ve ever been on a cruise and had an opportunity to bid on art, chances are the works may have come from a showroom in Miami Lakes Upper East Side.       Located at 16000 NW 59 Ave. is Park West Gallery, a Michigan-based company that auctions art...

Advertiser Spotlight: The Force Group

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, August 4, 2022

    The Force Group is a family-run mortgage business that has helped homeowners from three generations of families pay for their dream homes.       The company was founded in 1983 in the second floor of a gas station in Hialeah and moved its offices this year to the heart of downtown Miami Lakes.      The company made its first move into town in the mid-1990s.      Vice...

Cafe Mi Vitrola to debut at Park Centre Shops

Featured By Erika Pesantes, Reporter Thursday, August 4, 2022

    When you step into Cafe Mi Vitrola in Miami Lakes, you’ll be transported to Old Cuba— the vibrant, pre-revolutionary, nostalgia-evoking era on the island.      It is restaurateur Rufino Paulino’s vision for his new restaurant, located at 15352 NW 79 Ct. in the Park Centre Shops that he aims to open in September.       Paulino owns two other eateries in Miami Lakes:...
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