NEWS FROM: Bunche Park, Carol City, Destiny, Lake Lucerne, Miami Gardens, Norland, Opa-locka
Miami GardensThe Miami Herald , Apr 25
Miami Gardens will honor Lester Brown by renaming Brentwood Park after the local activist, educator and mentor.
Opa-lockaThe Miami Herald , Apr 25
Opa-locka Vice Mayor Joseph L. Kelley hosted the city’s annual Seniors Fishing Trip on Monday, April 15. About 25 seniors cast their ... lines into the water at an undisclosed location — somewhere in Broward County off of Alligator Alley — and waited for mullets, bluegills and catfish with hooks baited with earthworms provided by the vice mayor. According to one senior, “The frequency in which those fish attached themselves to the line, you didn’t need a lot of patience, because the fish wanted a snack just as much as they wanted to become a snack!”
OPA-LOCKAThe Miami Herald , Apr 20
An Opa-lock building served as the CIA base for an operation that overthrew a leftist Guatemalan president in the 1950s.
Miami GardensThe Miami Herald , Apr 15
An argument broke out in a car early Monday morning. A knife appeared, and then a gun.
A security guard was shot Tuesday night outside the Eagles Landing Apartments in Miami Gardens, police said.
Miami GardensThe Miami Herald , Apr 5
Julia Yarbough, a former NBC 6 anchor, will help Miami Gardens tell its story to residents and the press in her new role.
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