Summer Camps announce schedules

Sports By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, May 4, 2022

    Kids across Miami Lakes and surrounding areas will be able to sign up for a variety of summer camps this year. From sports to theater, there is something for everyone.      Camp schedules are Monday through Friday. Miami Lakes Optimist Club. Kids ages 6  to 15 can learn baseball techniques at Optimist Park, 6411 NW 162 St. Camp starts June 13 with week-long sessions until August 12, and are $175...

Town, school board renew Optimist Park agreement

Sports By Alexandra Herrera, Reporter Wednesday, May 4, 2022

    The Town of Miami Lakes and Miami-Dade County Public Schools have agreed to continue sharing Optimist Park for another 40 years.       The school board voted unanimously on April 13 to amend a joint-use agreement that was to expire in 2042 and extended it until March 31, 2062.      There are also two 10-year options to extend the agreement to 2082.      “I would...

Workout: To do at home, in the gym or on the go

Sports By Paula Liu, Yoga Instructor, Miami Lakes Athletic Club Wednesday, April 13, 2022

 The Janu Sirsasana pose     We will be exploring a few seated yoga poses in the next few weeks.      Let’s start with One Leg Seated Forward Bend, or Janu Sirsasana.      It is also called Head-to-Knee forward bend.        It is an excellent pose for practitioners of all levels.      It provides a full body stretch, as well as  a mild...

Workout: To do at home, in the gym or on the go

Sports By Ricky Ali, Personal Trainer, Miami Lakes Athletic Club Wednesday, March 30, 2022

     Sometimes you need to take a pause, evaluate your posture and reset yourself. Especially if you sit a lot while studying or working at a desk and tend to slouch.       Good posture will make you feel more confident. And when your body is aligned and you stand tall with your shoulders back, your internal organs will be in their proper places and will function as they should. Try the Seated Arm...

Boy Scouts charity golf tournament set for April 18

Sports By Linda Trischitta, Editor Wednesday, March 30, 2022

     The 48th Annual William “B.” Graham Memorial Golf Tournament is set for Monday, April 18 at the Miami Lakes Golf Club.      The Graham Companies is the primary sponsor of the event.       It is named for the late company executive who was also a president of the board at the South Florida Council, Boy Scouts of America.      Tournament proceeds...
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