Pets of Miami Lakes

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Monday, September 19, 2022

     Say hello to Maggie! She is a Jack Russell Terrier/Chihuahua mix who has lived in the Lake Martha neighborhood with Marta Bermudez and Antonio Mendibur since July, when the couple moved to town.      Maggie, 8, came to Miami Lakes from Coconut Grove in search of beautiful sunsets over the water, Mendibur said.      “She always goes outside and looks at the ducks,” he...

Citizen’s Crime Watch gives award to Vivian Levy

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Monday, September 19, 2022

     Families in Miami Lakes whose loved ones have special needs know that Vivian Levy has their concerns at heart.       She is the former chair and currently is the vice chair of the town’s Special Needs Advisory Board.      And on Aug. 12, Citizens Crime Watch of Miami-Dade County recognized her with its Citizens Involvement Award.      Levy was nominated...

Scene Around Town: Miami Lakers’ Views

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Monday, September 19, 2022

     Maria Figueroa-Rodriguez photographed Graham Dairy Lake in Miami Lakes from her back porch in the Regatta Pointe community.     “This particular view takes my breath away,” Figueroa-Rodriguez said of nights when the moon is full and its light reflects upon the water, as it did when she snapped the photo in June.       She used her Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G phone to capture the...

Helping Hands in Miami Lakes: The Cultural Affairs Committee

Featured By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, September 15, 2022

The Helping Hands column focuses on the town’s 12 volunteer committees that promote various causes in Miami Lakes and help the town government serve the community.  Committee activities are funded by the town budget and by ticket sales from some events.  Committee: Cultural Affairs Committee Founded: Aug. 14, 2001 Chair: Neill Robinson  Vice Chair: Suzanne Choopani Members: Elsa Reus; Karla Acosta;...

Business Expo set for Nov. 3

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, September 15, 2022

The Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Town of Miami Lakes, is presenting the 22nd Annual Networking Business Expo on Nov. 3. The event is free and open to the public.  It’s an opportunity for business owners to present their enterprises to the community, and to connect with other companies in the area. There will be entertainment and games, and chances to win prizes and gifts. The cost is...
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