Scenes from a life: Photos of Bob Graham

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, April 18, 2024

The Graham Companies shared photos from the life of Bob Graham. The former state legislator, governor and U.S. senator who was a member of Miami Lakes' founding family died Tuesday in Gainesville, Fla. of natural causes. He was 87.

Pace students, alumni join forces for Open House

Education By Maya Lora, Special to The Miami Laker Wednesday, December 4, 2013

  On November 16, Monsignor Edward Pace High School hosted its annual Open House to show potential new parents and students what being a Spartan is all about. Through an opening movie, delicious breakfast, and tours, incoming freshmen experienced what Pace High School has to offer them. Pace High School’s Open House is unique because it isn’t just run by the principal, Ana Garcia and faculty. Current students and proud Pace...
  Miami Lakes Dodge Chrysler Jeep Ram helped to raise $5,000 for the Barbara Goleman High School football team with the Ram Truck brand’s Ram Gridiron Challenge program. The fundraising event was held on October 24 the Gators’ football game against Mourning High. “The Ram Truck brand and high school football are intricately linked through their connection to the tough, powerful and rugged American lifestyle,”...

Miami Lakes area churches host special holiday services

Religious Wednesday, December 4, 2013

  Special activities and services to celebrate the holiday season will be held for various area congregations. For details, contact church offices directly. Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, located at 15801 N.W. 67 Avenue, is holding special holiday mass on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve and New Year's day. On Tuesday, December 24, a Children’s Festival in Carols will take place at 4:45 p.m. followed by a vigil...
  Vice Mayor Manny Cid and Councilmembers Ceasar Mestre and Tim Daubert participated in the recent Principal for the Day event. Principal for the Day is an annual tradition that engages business and community leaders as principals for a day in an effort to build long-term partnerships that benefit students and the community in general. This year, Principal for the Day was celebrated on November 20. Cid attended the Miami Lakes...

New Testament and World Deliverance churches provide Thanksgiving meals

Religious By Abraham Metellus, Special to the Laker Wednesday, December 4, 2013

  New Testament Baptist Church (NTBC) partnered with local church, World Deliverance Church (WDC), on November 23 for its city project in Brownsville. Brownsville is a small town located in the Metropolitan Miami area with a population of over 15,000 residents and 42 percent poverty rate. Birthed out of a desire to reach people in that community, Abraham Metellus (NTBC) and Solomon Blatch (WDC) got together to see how both of our...
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