Council approves golf course plan

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, June 30, 2022

    The Miami Lakes town council has approved the $110 million plan for The Residences & Shops on NINE, a project at the landmark Miami Lakes Golf Course.      The golf course will remain open for play during construction.      Demolition of the shuttered Miami Lakes Hotel and Golf site (formerly Hotel Indigo), Shula’s Steak House and the clubhouse at Miami Lakes Drive and Northwest...

Who’s Who in Miami Lakes: Gary Cardenas

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, June 30, 2022

     Gary Cardenas says he’s retired, but he really isn’t.  The Palm Springs North resident, 79, worked in banking for 37 years.  Currently he is supervisor for the Town of Miami Lakes’ school crossing guard force.       While wearing a neon green vest and protecting kids from traffic as they make their way to school, he is rewarded with hugs from his young charges.  ...

Town of Miami Lakes releases annual financial report

Government By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, June 16, 2022

    The Town of Miami Lakes said it successfully completed its annual financial audit for the fiscal year ended Sept. 30, 2021.      The audit by a licensed independent certified public accounting firm is required per state statute, the town said.      Garcia, Espinosa, Miyares, Rodriguez, Trueba & Co., LLC conducted it this year.      The town has submitted the 2021 audit to...

Miami Lakes Library Programs through June 30

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, June 16, 2022

     The Miami-Dade County Library branch in Miami Lakes is offering the following online and in-person classes.       Space is limited; in some cases you must register in advance for online events.       Free 2022 Hurricane preparation guides are available at all branches. Homework Help & Tutoring Program Funded by The Children’s Trust In Person Sat.,...

Education Advisory Board seeks student leader

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, June 16, 2022

     The Town of Miami Lakes and its Education Advisory Board is seeking a student to join the volunteer group, which assesses the condition and needs of schools and educational programs and activities within the town.      The student representative will be a non-voting member of the board; attend monthly board meetings and share information with the student population.     Applicants should be a...
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