SoapboxThe Miami Herald , Sep 17
Re former Miami Lakes mayor Michael Pizzi’s letter criticizing the Town Council (Council returns to tax-and-spend ways, Soapbox, Sept... . 14): The state of Miami Lakes has never been stronger. Miami Lakes remains one of the best places to live, work, and play in Miami-Dade County.
Miami LakesThe Miami Herald , Sep 15
Miami Lakes’ attorneys failed to file their brief before a deadline set by the Florida Supreme Court.
SoapboxThe Miami Herald , Sep 10
I was disappointed to see that the current Miami Lakes Town Council is reverting back to a tax-and-spend philosophy after all the progress t... hat the town has made in recent years.
Public corruptionThe Miami Herald , Sep 6
Michael Kesti, who helped the FBI in a corruption sting that led to three convictions, says he doesn’t care that some other lobbyists... consider him a rat.
MIAMI LAKESThe Miami Herald , Sep 4
This Thursday, Miami Lakes will unveil a 10-foot memorial statue in front of Town Hall to honor local military veterans.
Miami LakesThe Miami Herald , Aug 27
Miami Lakes town leaders want to have a say in whether suspended Mayor Michael Pizzi gets his old job back.
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Naked Politics, Sep. 10, 2014
Gov. Rick Scott is a defendant in a case before the Florida Supreme Court involving the former mayor of Miami Lakes who wants his old job back after being acquitted of criminal charges.
Scott issued an executive order in August 2013 suspending Michael Pizzi as mayor of the Miami suburb after [...]
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Naked Politics, Aug. 27, 2014
Suspended Homestead Mayor Steven Bateman was supposed to be in trial this week on corruption allegations -- but he can thank acquitted Miami Lakes Mayor Michael Pizzi for a bit of a delay.
The reason: Both men are represented by bow-tie-wearing lawyer Ben Kuehne.
A jury on Aug. 14 acquitted Pizzi in [...]
Naked Politics, Aug. 26, 2014
Miami-Dade County?s longest-serving school board members coasted to reelection on Tuesday, securing four more years at the helm of one of the nation?s largest school districts.
Perla Tabares Hantman and Marta Pérez easily beat challengers Duysevi Miyar, an English teacher at Hialeah-Miami Lakes High, and Lawrence Orihuela, an adjunct professor and [...]