Town offers restaurants a lifeline, with outdoor dining

Business By David Snelling, Reporter Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Restaurants in Miami Lakes that are struggling with restrictions on the number of patrons to just 50 percent capacity will soon have a new way to serve diners.The town council decided Tuesday to allow restaurants to serve additional diners by...

As 'non-essential' businesses reopen, clippers buzz at barbershop

Community By David Snelling, Reporter Monday, May 18, 2020

The clippers were buzzing Monday at the Fade Shop barbers in Miami Lakes.Owner Lucas Bedoya said 20 customers were groomed that morning at the business that is at 15363 N.W. 79th Court in the Park Centre Shops.It was the first day that some...

Don Shula, Hall of Fame coach, dies at 90

Featured By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, May 14, 2020

Don Shula, the winningest coach in NFL history whose 1972 perfect season brought the Miami Dolphins one of their two Super Bowl championships, died May 4 at his home in Indian Creek. He was 90. Shula was a Miami Lakes resident during...

Post-coronavirus reopening on hold, non-essential businesses closed

Home By Linda Trischitta and David Snelling The Miami Laker Thursday, May 14, 2020

The stalemate between protecting public health during the coronavirus outbreak and allowing commerce to resume is entering its third month in South Florida. Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez has set May 18 as a possible target date to...

Caravan of love for an ailing child

Community Thursday, May 14, 2020

A parade of police patrol cars and classic autos was held May 9 to support a little boy named Jakey Duque during the weekend of his 5th birthday. Jakey has Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma, a cancerous tumor that begins in a patient’s brain...

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