Network at the town’s next business social

Business networking socials are starting up again in Miami Lakes.The town and its Economic Development Committee will host a gathering on Nov. 20 at Gaucho’s Gourmet Market.The restaurant is at 7357 Miami Lakes Drive in the Cypress Village Shopping Center.The event will run from 5:30...

Gastesi, Lopez and Mestre hang their shingle in Miami Lakes

Three longtime friends and experienced attorneys with ties to Miami Lakes and its government have launched a new partnership.It’s a dream come true for Miami Lakes residents Raul Gastesi, Raul Lopez and Ceasar Mestre.Earlier this year they formed Gastesi,Lopez & Mestre PLLC, at 8105...

Zonta Club Flea Market set for Nov. 2

The Zonta Club of Miami Lakes is accepting reservations for its annual Community Flea Market to be held Saturday, Nov. 2.Sellers can reserve two parking spaces for $40.Proceeds will support the club’s mission of advancing the status of women and girls.Local groups such as The Lotus...

November Programs at the Library

Branch Library6699 Windmill Gate Rd.Miami Lakes, Fla. 33014305-822-6520For Children and FamiliesCrafty Little FingersTuesdays, Nov. 12, 19, and 2611 a.m.-11:30 a.m.Make a variety of craft projects, as supplies last. Smaller toddlers may need help.Registration not required.STEM...

BankUnited, staff support hurricane victims

BankUnited, staff support hurricane victims
After Hurricane Dorian devastated several islands in the Bahamas over Labor Day weekend, BankUnited employees donated generously to a relief fund and their company contributed to the cause as...

My Gym built for kids

My Gym built for kids
Kids of all ages were climbing the padded walls at the grand opening of the My Gym children’s fitness center.Little ones walked along balance beams, climbed through colorful, padded tunnels and...

Lorca, Flamenco y Contemporáneo coming to Main Street Playhouse

The Main Street Players’ first production of their 2019-2020 season will be performed entirely in Spanish.Lorca, Flamenco y Contemporáneo by Silvia Esteban will premiere at the theater on Nov. 29.Esteban is also directing the play.It follows the life of Spanish poet and playwright...

Councilmembers, business leaders tour Amazon facility

Councilmembers, business  leaders tour Amazon facility
Miami Lakes officials and members of the town’s Economic DevelopmentCommittee toured Amazon’s$92 million fulfillment center on Oct. 15.There are 1,500 employees working at the 855,000 square foot...

Choose the ‘Best of Miami Lakes’ for 2019

Choose the ‘Best of Miami Lakes’ for 2019
Miami Lakes is a great place to live, work and shop.It’s also a town with dozens of options for coffee, scores of restaurants that cater to every taste and wallet size and where lots of spas and...

Food & Wine Festival set for Feb. 29

The 3rd annual Miami Lakes Food & Wine Festival -- an evening gathering for charity that attracts 1,000 guests to Optimist Park -- is set for Feb. 29.There will be more than 30 restaurants offering tasty bites and 50 premium wines to try.A kick-off party for sponsors, vendors and VIPs...

Sergio’s Cuban Cafe + Grill brings fast, casual food to town

Sergio’s Cuban Cafe + Grill  brings fast, casual food to town
Sergio’s Cuban Cafe + Grill welcomed customers with a bash that felt like a block party on Oct. 5, when a DJ accompanied Glenda Anders as she sang Que bonita es esta vida! or, How beautiful is...

October Programs at the Library

Miami LakesBranch Library6699 Windmill Gate Rd, Miami Lakes, FL 33014305-822-6520For Children and FamiliesCrafty Little FingersTuesdays, Oct. 22 and 2911 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Make a variety of craft projects, while supplies last. No registration needed.Movies for Kids*Wednesdays, 3 p.m. –...

Movement Lab fitness studio offers individual coaching

Movement Lab fitness studio offers individual coaching
There’s a new training studio in town, and owners Miguel Molina and Edgar Macias say they offer a different approach to getting clients in shape.The personal trainers’ center, called Movement Lab,...

Library’s October Programs

Miami LakesBranch Library6699 Windmill Gate Rd., Miami Lakes, Fla. 33014305-822-6520For Children and FamiliesCrafty Little FingersTuesdays, Oct. 8, 15, 22 and 29, 11 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Join us as we make a variety of craft projects, all while supplies last. No registration is...

Town hosts Appreciation Brunch for Volunteers, Sponsors

Town hosts Appreciation Brunch for Volunteers, Sponsors
Miami Lakes officials celebrated the volunteers and sponsors who contribute to the town’s quality of life during a Sept. 25 breakfast at Shula’s Hotel and Golf Club.The leaders of 11 committees...

Don't miss "True West," opens Sept. 27

The play “True West” will be performed at the Main Street Playhouse from Sept. 27 - Oct. 20.Written by actor and playwright Sam Shepard, it will be directed by Isaac Polanco, who said he’ s excited about presenting the play.“I jumped immediately at the opportunity of directing it, as I...

Town classes offered in September

YouthArchery Juniors ($) Ages: 11-17, Mondays, 4:30-5:30 p.m., MLOPBallet 1 Ages: 5-7, Mondays, 4:30-5:30 p.m., MCCCBallet 2 Ages: 7-9, Mondays 5:30-6:30 p.m., MCCCBallet 3 Ages: 9-11, Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., MCCCBallet 4 Ages: 11-16, Wednesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m., MCCCCode Explorers...

Bolay restaurant celebrates grand opening

Bolay restaurant celebrates grand opening
A fast-casual restaurant that offers gluten-free and vegan dishes opened in a corner of Miami Lakes that is drawing new restaurants to town.Bolay, at 15141 NW 67th Ave., was filled with excited...

Puppy love at Always at Your Side Daycare

Puppy love at Always at Your Side Daycare
Pet therapy — in the form of puppy love and canine kisses — was enjoyed recently by the members of the Always at Your Side Adult Day Care facility.The Sept. 6 meeting happened between patients and...

HML student inspired by business competition creates hair care line

HML student inspired by business competition creates hair care line
A Hialeah-Miami Lakes Senior High student inspired by lessons learned in BizCamp has created an all natural hair product.Sophomore Kimberly Downer, 15, who is enrolled in the school’s Digital...

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