North Miami staff, elected officials and leadership from Florida International University are traveling to China to participate in the graduation ceremony for a campus in Tianjin and to meet with investors.
About 260 students and faculty of Scheck Hillel Community School scurried to the athletic center Monday morning to celebrate the results of the national Technion Jewish Day School Challenge. The team tied at first place in the middle-school category with Bialik College in Australia, winning a 3D printer for Scheck.
A recent evaluation and assessment of North Miami Beach Water Utility shows the service needs to improve in areas of cost effectiveness, risk reduction, systems and facilities upgrades, staff training and management skills.
Lance Dixon covers Coral Gables, Miami Gardens and North Miami. He joined the Miami Herald in 2013 and is a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga.