Parking on swale along NW 170th St. draws scrutiny from councilman, residents and police

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, February 16, 2024

      The quarter-mile walking trail along Northwest 170th Street is bordered by a canal on the south side and what has become an illegal parking lot on the swale on the north side.       A resident’s...

MLEC's Krisna Maddy wins National Achievement grant

Community Wednesday, February 26, 2014

  Krisna Maddy, a senior in the Cambridge Academy at Miami Lakes Educational Center, has been awarded the National Achievement Scholarship. The award is an academic competition established in 1964 to provide recognition for outstanding Black American high school students. Students may enter both the National Achievement Program and the National Merit Program by taking the preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship qualifying test...

Taste of Miami Lakes on Main St. February 22

Community Wednesday, February 19, 2014

  The Main Street Merchants present the 6th annual Taste of Miami Lakes Festival on Saturday, February 22, along Main Street. The annual outdoor family festival will kick off at 11 a.m. The event will feature a kids zone with face painting, a bounce house, snacks, center stage with all day entertainment, giveaways and raffles, and 60-70 vendors featuring great food and arts and crafts. A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to...

M. Lakes Garden Club annual Tea Party set March 1

Community Wednesday, February 19, 2014

  The Miami Lakes Garden Club has invited residents to attend the 2014 Annual Tea Party at the Roberto Alonso Community Center located at 16500 N.W. 87 Avenue, on Saturday, March 1. Following the successful Kentucky Derby theme of 2013, the Garden Club presents a colorful New Orleans Bourbon Street Mardi Gras theme this year. Decor will exude the Mardi Gras theme with beads and feathers. It promises to be a fun filled afternoon of good...

Town sets public meeting Feb. 25 on Lakeway Trail

Community Wednesday, February 19, 2014

  The Town of Miami Lakes is encouraging residents to attend a public meeting on Tuesday, February 25, at 6 p.m. in the Council chambers at the Government Center, 6601 Main Street, to hear a discussion on an application for a State of Florida grant for the future development of the Miami Lakeway Trail Project. The town is seeking a Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) grant to aid in the development of the Trail Project site along...

Seniors enjoy Valentine's Social

Community Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Miami Lakes seniors were treated to an afternoon of a rocking and bopping good time on Saturday, February 8, as the Mayor Wayne Slaton, the Town Council and the Elderly Affairs Committee celebrated Valentine’s Days with a 50s theme. “What a wonderful event for our seniors,” said Councilmember Nelson Rodriguez. “Thank you to the children who volunteered their time serving our town’s seniors.” Attendees...
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