‘Tico Casamayor Day’ at Miami Lakes Town Hall

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, July 3, 2024

    It was a Tico Casamayor Takeover of Town Hall on May 14.       The Miami Lakes town council honored him for his extensive volunteering for causes that include boosting business and helping elders and veterans.       Mayor Manny Cid described him as “someone who makes people feel important, good and loved…[he] has made people’s dreams come true.”   ...

FSU Alumni Association honors Ramiro Inguanzo

Education By Linda Trischitta, Editor Wednesday, July 3, 2024

     The Florida State University Alumni Association Board of Directors named Ramiro Inguanzo as their ‘Board Member of the Year’ in May for his many contributions to the FSU community.      “As a proud member of the FSU Alumni Association National Board of Directors, I have the honor of supporting FSU’s mission of life-long learning and service by engaging with our students, alumni,...

Sports Hall of Fame seeks candidates

Featured By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, July 3, 2024

     The Miami Lakes Sports Hall of Fame is seeking candidates for its 2024 class.       Nominations will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Aug. 1.       Inductees who have made outstanding contributions or achievements in sports will be honored on Dec. 14.        Individuals or organizations may submit a nomination for a qualifying team, athlete; coach; official;...

Town Topics: How will you celebrate Independence Day?

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, July 3, 2024

Sean Schwinghammer  Scout Leader, Boy Scouts Troop 566 Miami Lakes      “We will be celebrating Independence Day in front of a 20-foot-tall bonfire with 600 Scouts from around the country, in Camp Raven Knob, North Carolina, singing patriotic songs and celebrating what’s best about America,” Sean Schwinghammer said. Katherine Alvarez  Member, Miami Lakes Veterans...

Community Calendar

Community By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, July 3, 2024

July 3 through Aug. 30  Play Program at the Miami Lakes Youth Center. The Miami Lakes Parks and Recreation Department has launched a new membership program for kids 5 - 13 at The Spot. Kids can enjoy ping pong, air hockey, board games and more engaging activities under the watch of supervised staff. Once kids are members they’re welcome to visit the center and enjoy the activities. Parents can sign kids up by visiting...
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