Kislak Family Foundation donates $10 million to National Air and Space Museum

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, March 4, 2021

Entrepreneur and philanthropist Jay I. Kislak used to say the character-building lessons he learned as an enlisted U.S. Navy pilot during World War II contributed to his success. Kislak’s ties to his military service came full circle,...

Echoes of the Heart: Bi-lingual education

Religious By Dr. Jeffrey Frantz, Special to The Miami Laker Thursday, September 5, 2013

  The new excitement for bi-lingual education. Increasingly, in recent years, school districts around the country are tapping into the benefits to the brain of bi-lingual education. In our greater Miami context, of course, bilingualism is...


Featured by Administrator Thursday, August 22, 2013

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M-D Mayor Carlos Gimenez sets town hall budget meetings

Community By The Miami Laker staff Friday, August 2, 2013

As a prelude to Miami-Dade’s September budget hearings, County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez has scheduled six town hall meetings throughout the county to discuss his proposed $4 billion budget for the 2013-2014 fiscal year. Among the town hall...

M-Dade Fire Rescue ALS team finishes first in international event

Community By The Miami Laker staff Friday, August 2, 2013

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue’s (MDFR) Advanced Life Support (ALS) Team came in first place at the 2013 Bill Shearer International ALS competition held on July 19 in Orlando. This competition is considered to be the “Super Bowl” of...

Head Start program accepting applications

Education By The Miami Laker staff Friday, August 2, 2013

The Miami-Dade Community Action and Human Services Department’s (CAHSD) Head Start/Early Head Start Program is accepting applications for the 2013-2014 program year which begins on August 19. Parents with children three years old (by...

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