35th Annual Main Street Festival of Lights kicks off holiday season

35th Annual Main Street Festival of Lights kicks off holiday season
Families wearing Christmas T-shirts and sweaters filled downtown Miami Lakes to celebrate Small Business Saturday and enjoy the 35th Annual Main Street Festival of Lights. The crowd gathered...

Senra shares legacy of Cuban music

Senra shares legacy of Cuban music
How long does the love between a father and son last?For Fred Senra and his late father Fernando Senra, those feelings spanned three quarters of a century.And now the bond between the Senra men is...

December Programs at the Library in Miami Lakes

Miami LakesBranch Library6699 Windmill Gate Rd.Miami Lakes, Fla. 33014305-822-6520Through Dec. 6, drop off new, unwrapped toys for children of all ages, part of Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez’s toy drive. For teens, consider gift cards from bookstores, clothing stores,...

Town classes in December

Youth ClassesArchery Juniors ($) Ages 7-10Mondays 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. MLOPBallet 1 Ages 5-7Mondays 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.MCCCBallet 2 Ages 7-9Mondays 5:30 p.m. -6:30 p.m.MCCCBallet 3 Ages 9-11Wednesdays4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.MCCCBallet 4 Ages 11-16Wednesdays5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. MCCCCode...

Shula’s Steak House celebrates 30 years of fine dining, sports history

Shula’s Steak House celebrates 30 years of fine dining, sports history
    In the late 1980s, legendary NFL coach Don Shula posed for photographers while standing next to a Graham Angus bull at the golf course in Miami Lakes.     Shula was also...

Business leader receives award

Business leader receives award
   Who doesn’t know Magaly Rubio?     If you belong to the Miami Lakes Chamber of Commerce, bought a house or worship at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic Church, chances...

Festival of Lights set for Nov. 30

    Kick off the holiday season with two great holiday traditions: the 35th Annual Main Street Festival of Lights in Miami Lakes, and Small Business Saturday.     Both events happen during the same weekend after Thanksgiving, on Saturday, Nov....

Fruit, film & fitness at Picnic Park West

     Picnic Park West is the place to be in Miami Lakes this fall.      The farmers market returns to the green space at 15151 NW 82nd Ave. on Saturday, Nov. 16.       Vendors selling fresh produce, natural juices, flowers,...

Main Street Playhouse: “Lorca” and the director’s point of view

“Lorca: Flamenco y Contemporáneo” will have its premiere at the Main Street Playhouse on Nov. 29.  Performers will sing and play guitar, and actors will say their lines in Spanish. “This is a play I’ve always wanted to do, since I was in...

Give Miami Day is Nov. 21

Miami Lakes town hall will be bathed in purple light on Nov. 21 to mark Give Miami Day. The 24-hour event is hosted by The Miami Foundation, which accepts donations for hundreds of non-profit organizations that serve the region. The campaign allows donors to support their...

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