Miami-Dade CountyThe Miami Herald , Aug 14
Twelve-year-old Aisha Chebbi beats childhood obesity and becomes Youth Ambassador for Miami-Dade County to help children beat obesity by enc... ouraging them to eat healthier foods and exercise daily. Listed are programs in Miami-Dade for children of all ages to stay healthy throughout the school year.
FEDERAL COURTThe Miami Herald , Jul 4
Federal investigators say that a West Kendall chef led a double life working for the Sinaloa drug cartel.
KendallThe Miami Herald , Jun 23
A Palmetto High student’s project to collect books for children of migrant workers has grown into the thousands — thanks to a ... donation from the old Pinewood Acres School
KendallThe Miami Herald , Jun 19
When Romana Akhter was just a couple days old, she developed a hemangioma, a build-up of blood vessels in the skin. It quickly spread, leavi... ng disfigurements on her face, particularly her right side.
Miami-DadeThe Miami Herald , Jun 16
Along with Dadeland Mall, which launched the Microsoft’s YouthSpark Summer Camp last year, the new Microsoft store at Aventura Mall a... lso will offer free week-long programs for children interested in technology and multimedia.
Some 200, including politicians, clergy and others attend iftar dinner at West Kendall mosque.
From South Florida Blogs & Websites
Bark Bark Woof Woof, Aug. 29, 2014
The suits against the ban on marriage equality in Florida get to move up the appeals chain.
From Jonathan Kendall at Riptide:
[T]he Third District Court of Appeal in Miami denied a motion by Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi to freeze the marriage equality cases in Miami-Dade and Monroe County from [...]
Ten Miami-Dade Police Hammocks District officers were honored recently for combined actions to prevent further homicides in West Kendall. On duty in the area just after 4 a.m. on June 12, Capt. Miguel Hernandez halted an escaping shooting suspect by holding him for a traffic stop before learning two victims [...]
Five newcomers among six candidates seeking public offices on the Aug. 26 primary ballot have been endorsed by the Kendall Federation Political Action Committee, according to results made public July 31. PAC members chose first-time candidate Daniella Levine-Cava over incumbent Miami-Dade District 8 Commissioner Lynda Bell in what has become [...]
?Common sense? was the bottom line voiced by all five candidates seeking voter support as Miami-Dade Property Appraiser during a Kendall Federation of Homeowner Associations (KFHA) forum on July 28. Once an appointive position, the field of candidates for the Aug. 26 primary ballot quickly attracted a forum crowd exceeding [...]
Community Newspapers, Aug. 22, 2014
Five years after first opening its doors, Gus Machado Ford of Kendall has undergone more than $2 million in renovations. The completely remodeled facility is the first dealership in South Florida to make these changes in accordance with Ford?s Trustmark design standards. ?It?s a complete renovation from head to toe [...]