'B fore Pink' golf tournament set at Shula's September 19

Community Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    The Women's Breast Health Initiative, Florida Affiliate (WBHI) is hosting the third annual “B fore Pink” Golf Tournament on Friday, September 19 to raise funds to fight breast cancer. The tournament will be held at Shula's Golf Club, 7601 Miami Lakes Drive. Although Breast Cancer Awareness Month is not until October, the Miami-based organization is based on reaching women before they “turn pink” the...

New Life opens Wellness Center in Miami Lakes

Community Wednesday, September 17, 2014


New Life Healthcare and Wellness Center, located at 14750 N.W. 77 Court, Suite 106 in Miami Lakes, held a grand opening celebration on Thursday, September 18.  Community members had the opportunity to learn more about the latest technology, the staff, and the center's board certified plastic surgeon, Dr. Patrick Abuzini.

September 9 Council Meeting summary

Community By The Miami Laker staff Wednesday, September 17, 2014

  As Miami Lakes commences to implement the first major project of its Beautification Master Plan, the Town Council opposed a contract it deemed too expensive to place an gateway feature near the south entrance of the town.   At the September 9 regular meeting, councilmembers were prepared to vote on a $132,000 contract with ABC Construction to build the entrance feature for N.W. 67 Avenue (also known as Ludlum Road).   ...

Veterans Committee extends 'Old Glory' deadline to Nov. 14

Community Wednesday, September 17, 2014

  Miami Lakes’ Veterans Committee announced the deadline for the “Old Glory” Photo Contest has been extended through November 14 to allow more time for residents to take their best photo of the American Flag and submit it for the contest. The contest is open to residents, students, and those employed within the Town of Miami Lakes boundaries. Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, November 14. Only one...
  Miami Lakes Elderly Affairs Committee is hosting a Domino Tournament on Friday, October 3, at Mary Collins Community Center, 15151 N.W. 82 Avenue. The Double-Nine Domino Tournament is sponsored by Leon Medical Centers. Registration begins at 6 p.m. and tournament play is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Special Events and Committee coordinator Clarisell De Cardenas at decardenasc@miamilakes-fl.gov, or by...