New campaign begins for child safety

Featured Thursday, November 19, 2020

Nancy Rogers was babysitting her grandson when she came up with the idea of a way to warn drivers that kids were playing nearby.And as chair of the Miami Lakes Public Safety Committee, she could put her idea into action.In November, signs like...
Retired U.S. Army Sgt. Larry S. Borman and retired Lance Cpl. Alejandro Melorabi, who served in the U.S. Marine Corps, have received Congressional Veteran Commendations. Both men are from Miami Lakes and belong to the American Legion. ...

Meet Town Employee of the Year: Kristina Labossiere

Community Thursday, November 19, 2020

When you attend a Miami Lakes event, Kristina Labossiere is often the emcee, a gig she has pulled off for nearly six years. “Whenever they need a voice, I’m there,” said Labossiere, 31, the Miami Lakes Leisure Services Manager. Town...

Workout: To do at home, in the gym or on the go

Sports By Ricky Ali Personal Trainer Shula’s Athletic Club Thursday, November 19, 2020

The Glute Kick Backs will work out your buttocks and hamstrings muscles as well as your lower back and abdominal muscles. 1. Place a mini resistance band around your calves just above the ankles (for beginners, the higher the placement of the...

Dorothy Gross dies

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, November 19, 2020

Dorothy Gross, a 40-year resident of Miami Lakes who raised two children in Loch Lomond with her husband, Dr. Edward F. Gross, died Oct. 31 of lung cancer in Lake Mary, Fla.     She was 85. Mrs. Gross, shown above in a photo circa 1987 that was...

Town honors firefighter, police aide

Community Thursday, November 19, 2020

The Town of Miami Lakes, its Public Safety Committee and members of the town council hosted a Police and Fire Appreciation Ceremony on Sept. 24 to recognize two first responders for outstanding performance. When a car holding two people crashed...
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