Mrs. Claus enthralls kids

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Wednesday, December 8, 2021

     Mrs. Claus traveled from the North Pole on Dec. 5 to read "The Night Before Christmas" to children at Town Hall in Miami Lakes. Mrs. Claus, aka Marcela Murad from All About Entertainment, read the...

Town Topics: Should children ages 5 - 11 be inoculated?

Community By Ana Demendoza, Reporter Friday, November 19, 2021

Kenya Granizo, Davie, Office Worker      “Kids should get it because they are just as capable at getting sick as an adult and they need to be more protected because they are kids,” Kenya Granizo said.       “As adults, we have to be the ones that protect them, and they get vaccines for any other thing. Nothing is going to be different about this one,” she...

Scene around town: Mask Fashion

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, November 19, 2021

     Call it pandemic fashion, the colorful face coverings we wear to protect ourselves, our families, friends and neighbors from the COVID-19 virus and its variants. What kind of mask do you wear? To show off your style, send a selfie to 

Photos by Linda Trischitta, The Miami Laker

Libations in the Lakes: Cranberry Margarita

Community By Bruce Lawrence, general manager, Shula's Steak 2 in Miami Lakes Thursday, November 18, 2021

      Our Cranberry Margarita is a festive cocktail that appeals to many tastes.       It offers the flavors of a traditional margarita with a holiday twist.         The colors are appealing to the eye, and it’s easy to serve by changing the garnish to fit your theme.        For Thanksgiving, the rosemary sprig works well.       It’s...

CBRE wins 18th Annual Brokers Challenge Golf Tournament

Sports By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, November 18, 2021

    CBRE won the coveted trophy in the 18th Annual Broker’s Challenge Golf  Tournament held Nov. 4 at The Senator Course at Shula’s Golf Club in Miami Lakes.      The event was hosted by The Graham Companies’ Steve Style, vice president of marketing and Philip Wyllie, leasing manager, Graham Commercial.      Brokers from the area’s top real estate firms participated...

The meaning of Hanukkah

Religious By Rabbi Mendy Weiss Thursday, November 18, 2021

     Hanukkah, the eight-day Festival of Lights, begins this year on the evening of Sunday, Nov. 28 and concludes the evening of Monday, Dec. 6.        It recalls the victory of a militarily weak Jewish people.  The Jews defeated the Syrian Greeks, who had overrun ancient Israel and sought to impose restrictions on the Jewish way of life and prohibit religious freedom.   ...
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