On Thursday, February 20, the Miami Lakes Town Council along with State Senator Rene Garcia and Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban Bovo Jr., honored one of the town’s founding council members, Mary Collins, by designating the Community Center at Miami Lakes Picnic Park West in her name. “A well-deserved recognition for the woman who is considered the Godmother of Miami Lakes,” said Councilmember Nelson Rodriguez....

St. Andrews Yard Sale set for March 8

Community Wednesday, March 5, 2014


St. Andrews Lutheran Church will hold a yard sale on Saturday, March 8 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 575 W. 68 Street, Hialeah. Funds raised will provide continuing support for the church's food bank and other ministry activities.


The Angels Reach Foundation and Sunrise Christian Academy are presenting Pieces of the Heart, a children's performance of theater, dance, art and music.  The production will be held on Saturday, March 15, at 3:30 p.m. at Goodlet Park, 4150 West 8 Avenue, Hialeah. Pre-sale tickets are available for $22, tickets at the door will be available for $27. For more information call 305-821-5841. 
  Three Miami Lakes residents who are students at St. Thomas University were honored on February 15 during the school’s Parents and Families Program which hosted more than 300 students, family members and friends for a student Recognition Brunch. Students who earned a place on the fall 2013 Dean’s List, as well as athletes who have attained Conference and All-Conference awards, were honored at the mid-day program which...

Stefan Ellenberger is Ga. Tech grad

Education Wednesday, March 5, 2014


Stefan Ellenberger of Miami Lakes  has earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta. He was among approximately 2,700 undergraduate and graduate students who received degrees during Georgia Tech’s 246th commencement exercises.