Our Neighborhoods: Miami Lakes Business Center

Featured By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Thursday, January 19, 2023

     In the neighborhood near Miami Lake’s Picnic Park East is the Miami Lakes Business Center.       The blue office building in the 15200 block of Northwest 60th Avenue is smaller than some of the...

Miami Lakes Library Programs in January 2023

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, January 6, 2023

     The Miami-Dade County Library branch in Miami Lakes is offering these in-person classes.  Space is limited and registration may be required. Get Your Game On! Thurs., Jan. 5   4 p.m. - 5 p.m. Friendly competitions, video games to board games. Ages 8 - 18. Rev + Flow: Functional Fitness Thurs., Jan. 5, 12, 19, 26  11 a.m. - Noon. Strengthen and sculpt your muscles with this...

Options to recycle Christmas trees

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, January 6, 2023

   Miami-Dade County says Christmas trees -- clean and without decorations -- may be disposed of in three ways: --Drop trees off at a trash and recycling center. The closest one to town is at 7870 NW 178th St. in Palm Springs North. It’s open daily from 7 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. --Curbside tree collection will happen from Jan. 11 - Jan. 22 and from Jan. 25 - Feb. 5. Trees will be collected on Wednesdays, Saturdays and...

Miami Lakes AutoMall employees donate hundreds of toys

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, January 6, 2023

     The employees of Miami Lakes AutoMall collected more than 700 toys before Christmas for its 20th annual toy drive. The gifts were donated to Essie “Big Mama” Reed and her Team of Life charity in Fort Lauderdale, said Fred Senra, a partner in the auto business.      Shown in the photo from left are Carlos Gomez; Daniel Fonte; Fred Senra; Essie “Big Mama” Reed; Carlos Morales; Javier...

Pets of Miami Lakes

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Friday, January 6, 2023

      Say hello to Snickers!       The long-haired Calico has taken over the household of the Gonzalez family in Miami Lakes.        “She was named Snickers because she is as sweet as candy, but she becomes a diva when she is hungry,” college student Kiki Gonzalez said.        Snickers is very smart and loves to cuddle, Gonzalez said.  ...

Our Neighborhoods: Offices in the Lakes

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Friday, January 6, 2023

    Offices in the Lakes, a building on the east side of Miami Lakes, has a large variety of businesses inside.       Twenty-nine firms are located at 5969 NW 151st St.       The building is owned by the David Schaecter Trust, according to the Miami-Dade County Property Appraisers Office.      Horizon Properties advertises at the site as the property...
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