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...

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

Workout: To do at home, in the gym or on the go
It’s one of the most dreaded exercises of all: the push-up. And while difficult to do, the rewards are great. Push-ups will work muscles in your chest, core and abdomen as well as the...

Students at local schools launch Thanksgiving food drives

Students at local schools launch Thanksgiving food drives
Thanksgiving food drives are in full swing and kids at two schools are helping impoverished people during the holiday. Students at Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic School in Miami Lakes and...

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...

November Programs at the Library in Miami Lakes

Miami Lakes Branch Library 6699 Windmill Gate Rd. Miami Lakes, Fla. 33014 305-822-6520 For Children and Families Crafty Little Fingers Tuesdays, Nov. 19 and 26 11 a.m.-11:30 a.m. Make a variety of craft projects, as supplies last. Smaller toddlers may need...

Have you gotten a flu shot yet?

Have you gotten a flu shot yet?
 Miami Lakes Vice Mayor Nelson Rodriguez received a flu shot at Publix on Oct. 30 and shared this photo on Facebook. “I choose to get the flu shot every year to protect myself, my...

Town classes in November

Youth Classes Archery Juniors ($) Ages 7-10  Mondays 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. MLOP Ballet 1 Ages 5-7 Mondays 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. MCCC Ballet 2 Ages 7-9 Mondays 5:30 p.m. -6:30 p.m. MCCC Ballet 3 Ages 9-11 Wednesdays 4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. MCCC Ballet 4 Ages...

2019 Community salute to our military

2019 Community salute to our military
A luncheon and resources event for honorably discharged veterans and their families will be held at the United States Coast Guard Air Station Miami. On Saturday, Nov. 16, from 10 a.m. -...

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