Miami-Dade School Board revises and updates Student Conduct Code emphasizing safe learning environment

To ensure a safe learning environment and violent-free learning place, the Miami-Dade County School Board adopted a newly-revised Code of Student Conduct (COSC), which is aligned to recent local, state, and federal mandates with an emphasis on promoting a safe learning environment to ...

Andrea Rechichi is MLEC 'Principal of the Day'

Andrea Rechichi is MLEC 'Principal of the Day'
When Andrea Graham-Rechichi’s great-grandfather went to his father and said, “Dad, don’t sell the land, let’s develop it,” he had a vision for what Miami Lakes could be. Three generations later, ...

Miami Dade College again offers free income tax preparation help

Miami Dade College (MDC) will once again provide free tax preparation services to low-income individuals, the elderly and non-English speaking residents throughout Miami-Dade County as part of the Internal Revenue’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA). Administered and ...

Some tickets remain for Food and Wine Festival on March 2

Some tickets remain for Food and Wine Festival on March 2
Time is running out for purchasing Miami Lakes Food & Wine Festival tickets. There are still a few tickets left for the March 2, 2019 event at Miami Lakes Optimist Park.The classy event is ...

First Community Bike Ride for 2019 set for January 19 from M. Lakes Youth Center

First Community Bike Ride for 2019 set for January 19 from M. Lakes Youth Center
Miami Lakes Neighborhood Improvement Committee will host the first Community Bike Ride of the New Year on Saturday, January 19.Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. for the 5.5-mile family-friendly ...

St. Thomas president Monsignor Franklyn Casale honored by HACU

St. Thomas president Monsignor Franklyn Casale honored by HACU
The Rev. Monsignor Franklyn M. Casale, president emeritus of St. Thomas University, recently received the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Lifelong Leadership Award for his ...

Miami Lakes Library posts January events

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during January:For Children and Families:Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are Walt Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland,” ...

Barbara Goleman senior Gabriella Mestre accepted to Harvard University

Barbara Goleman senior Gabriella Mestre accepted to Harvard University
Gabriella Mestre, a senior at Barbara Goleman Senior High School, applied to Harvard under restrictive early action and received her acceptance letter on December 13.Mestre has taken 20 AP ...

Ana Mestre honored as Paraprofessional of the Year

Ana Mestre honored as Paraprofessional of the Year
Ana Mestre is in her second year as a Therapeutic Paraprofessional Assistant at Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) and has been named as this year’s Paraprofessional of the Year. Mestre is ...

Dade Christian School's senior class raised money and collected toys to give to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital

Dade Christian School's senior class raised money and collected toys to give to Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
On December 6, the senior class at Dade Christian School presented Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital with money they raised and toys they collected. This fundraiser started last year with the ...