Free COVID-19 clinical trials in Miami Lakes through March 5

Government By David L. Snelling, Reporter Tuesday, March 2, 2021

Residents in northwest Miami-Dade with underlying health conditions can participate in two free clinical studies in Miami Lakes the week of March 1. Miami-Dade County Commissioner Rene Garcia and Miami Lakes Mayor Manny Cid have partnered with...

Apply for The Miami Foundation's Community Grants by Feb. 26

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, February 18, 2021

The Miami Foundation is accepting applications for community grants in this year’s $1.25 million program. Applicants must be eligible 501c(3) non-profits, the foundation said. The deadline for “idea stage” applications is...

FEMA seeks teen leaders for its Youth Preparedness Council

Community By Linda Trischitta, Editor Thursday, February 18, 2021

Are you a teen with a passion for disaster preparedness, helping others and being involved in your community? Do you have an aptitude for working on a team as well as leading others? If so, Uncle Sam wants you! The Federal Emergency...

Teresa Murphy is Miami-Dade County’s Teacher of the Year

Featured By Megan Jacobo, Reporter Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Going above and beyond what is asked of her led to Teresa E. Murphy being named Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year in the Miami-Dade County school district. The accomplishment left Murphy, 50, a teacher of fourth grade students at Spanish...

‘Speedway’ prompts traffic enforcement

Government By David Snelling, Reporter Wednesday, February 17, 2021

Acting on complaints about speeding in residential neighborhoods and along the main thoroughfares in Miami Lakes, police have stepped up efforts to catch lead-footed drivers. Nancy Rogers, chair of the Miami Lakes Safety Committee, said...

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