5th annual Cars for Cure set for April 7 on Main Street

The 5th annual Miami Lakes Cars for Cure which raises cancer awareness and money to help fight the deadly disease is scheduled for Sunday, April 7, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., on Main Street.With Hialeah Park Racing and Casino as a new partner, the event features a concert at the park at 7 ...

First Annual Autism Soccer Walk scheduled April 6 at Earhart Park

The Autism Soccer Foundation announces its first annual Autism Soccer Walk on Saturday, April 6, at Amelia Earhart Park located at 401 E. 65 Street in Hialeah, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The event is free and family-friendly, all are welcomed to attend.The Foundation’s ambassador, the ...

Breakfast crowd happy that Mayor's Cafe is open

Breakfast crowd happy that Mayor's Cafe is open
The highly anticipated Mayor’s Cafe located at 15478 N.W. 77 Court in the Royal Oaks Shopping Center has announced its grand opening for April 1. The Cafe began with a soft opening for family and ...

Council adopts Blasting Committee suggestions

Wasting no time since the group was formed two weeks ago, the Miami Lakes Blasting Advisory Committee hammered out a list of solutions the town hopes Florida legislators will consider in an effort to control the blasting.For years, area residents have complained the rock mining ...

Senator Marco Rubio, Fl. Rep. Manny Diaz, Jr. set constituent hours in Miami Lakes

The offices of U.S. Senator Marco Rubio and Florida State Senator Manny Diaz Jr. are providing monthly constituent hours in Miami Lakes.Marco Rubio’s office will be in the Mayor’s Conference Room at Town Hall, 6601Main Street, every 3rd Wednesday of the month from 11 a.m. to 1 ...

Town and state officials break ground on second phase of canal stabilization

Town and state officials break ground on second phase of canal stabilization
State Senator Manny Diaz Jr., Miami Lakes Mayor Manny Cid, Councilmember Josh Dieguez and Town Manager Edward Pidermann recently broke ground on the second phase of the town’s Canal Stabilization ...

Live remote comments now available for all residents

Miami Lakes has implemented a new innovative technological feature, Live Remote Public Comments. The new feature allows residents to participate in the public comments section of all Town Council meetings and Miami Lakes is the first municipality in the U.S. to offer this ...

Programs set for March at Miami Lakes Library

Miami Lakes Branch Library announced the following programs that are available for the public during March:For Children and Families:Movies and Stories for Kids – Watch favorite movies with family and friends. Movies being shown this month are “Christopher Robin,” “Teen Titans Go to ...

STU's Brandon Keller interns at the White House

STU's Brandon Keller interns at the White House
St. Thomas University student Brandon Keller recently did an internship at The White House during his fall semester. Keller got the oppurtunity by committing himself to public service extensively. ...

Planning & Zoning Board approves ordinance for measures to ensure human trafficking awareness

The Miami Lakes Planning and Zoning Board last week approved an ordinance to amend the town’s land development code to post human trafficking awareness signs in commercial areas, hotels, apartment buildings and parks and recreation centers in the town.The measure is to help law ...

Miami Lakes Blasting committee schedules trip to State Legislative Session

Miami Lakes Blasting Advisory Committee will host a one-day round trip to Tallahassee on Wednesday, March 20.Attendees will be visiting the Florida state capital during the current legislative session to support Florida Senator Manny Diaz Jr. and Florida Representative Ana Maria ...

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio sets constituent hours at Town Hall

U.S. Senator Marco Rubio sets constituent hours at Town Hall
U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-Florida) is scheduling constituent hours in Miami Lakes the third Wednesday of the each month, starting March 20 at Miami Lakes Town Hall, 6601 Main Street.The ...

BGEC's fifth grade CEA students win third place in 'We the People' competition

BGEC's fifth grade CEA students win third place in 'We the People' competition
The fifth grade Civics Engagement Academy (CEA) students from Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) won third place in the 2018-2019 ‘We the People’ Competition held at the North Campus of Miami-Dade ...

Local school's hold vigil honoring Marjorie Stoneman Douglas victims

Local school's hold vigil honoring Marjorie Stoneman Douglas victims
On February 14 at 6:17 p.m. students from various Miami Lakes’ schools came together at Picnic Park West to pay tribute to the 17 people who lost their lives at the Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High ...

BGEC's CEA students offer Homeless Awareness plan

BGEC's CEA students offer Homeless Awareness plan
The eighth grade students of the Civic Engagement Academy (CEA) at Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) had the honor of attending The State of the County Address delivered by Mayor Carlos Gimenez ...

BGEC's CEA students compete at We the People District event

BGEC's CEA students compete at We the People District event
The students of the Civic Engagement Academy (CEA) at Bob Graham Education Center (BGEC) competed in the Miami-Dade County Public Schools District competition for We the People on January 14.This ...

Model United Nations team from Hialeah Miami Lakes participated in competition at University of Florida

Model United Nations team from Hialeah Miami Lakes participated in competition at University of Florida
On the final weekend of January at the University of Florida (UF), the Hialeah Miami Lakes Senior High (HML) Model United Nations team proudly debated and engaged the world's most pressing issues. ...

Lorenzo Cobiella hired as full time Town Attorney

The Miami Lakes Town Council approved a contract with Lorenzo Cobiella to be the town’s full-time attorney where he will be assigned at town hall assisting the town manager, his staff and council members for a minimum of 40 hours per week. Cobiella is an associate with Gastesti and ...

Commissioner Bovo adds Nikki Whiting to his office

Commissioner Bovo adds Nikki Whiting to his office
Miami-Dade County Commissioner Esteban L. Bovo, Jr. has tapped Nikki Whiting as the communications director for his office.Bovo represents District 13 which includes Miami Lakes, Hialeah and Palm ...

Senator Bob and Adele Graham are honored on 60th anniversary

Senator Bob and Adele Graham are honored on 60th anniversary
The children of former Governor and U.S. Senator Bob Graham and his wife, Adele, honored their parents 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner celebration on February 2 at Shula’s Golf Club’s ...