PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Sep 12
Pinecrest Village Council members decided to go ahead with two of four new large-scale capital projects under consideration and tentatively ... approved slightly bumping up next year’s tax rate to $2.30 per $1,000 in property value at their budget hearing Tuesday night.
PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Sep 9
Germaine Butler quietly threw her hat in the race last month, filing her candidacy paperwork for Pinecrest Village Council Seat 4 before the... qualifying period closed. Her opponent, Cherilyn Ball, has been on the campaign trail since February.
PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Aug 15
With the spike in drunk driving usually expected on holiday weekends, the Pinecrest police department has a message for all Labor Day revele... rs: if you drink and drive, we will arrest you.
PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Aug 8
Increased hours at the Pinecrest Community Center, security cameras at parks, new bike and pedestrian paths along U.S. 1, and beautification... projects along the U.S. 1 and Kendall Drive medians are among the projects included in a 2014-15 budget that Village Manager Yocelyn Galiano Gomez has proposed to the Pinecrest Village Council.
Actor Richard Dawson told the story of author Ernest Hemingway by reenacting Hemingway's life for seniors at the Pinecrest Branch Library on... Tuesday, August 1, 2014. For more information on more programs at your local library, visit www.mdpls.org
PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Aug 1
With qualifying closing in just two weeks, three candidates have signed up so far to fill the two seats up for grabs on the Pinecrest counci... l in the November election.
PinecrestThe Miami Herald , Jul 25
A 12-year-old girl was alone in her Pinecrest home one day in June when a burglar shattered the kitchen window and ransacked her mother ... 19;s room.
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Recently, the Village Council received the results of a study evaluating whether Pinecrest should start its own fire department. A public hearing will be held in early fall to explore the matter further. Meanwhile, the Village faces what I perceive to be a more immediate challenge ? how to meet [...]
Palmetto High School senior Meryl Kornfield is the longest serving member of the Pinecrest Youth Advisory Council. She has been on the council since she was in the seventh grade. ?We meet monthly and discuss global issues that affect local youth,? she says. ?We try to make a difference by [...]
Art is important for Gulliver Prep senior Ros Fiol. This year he?s the president of the Art Honor Society, an organization that last year painted a mural at Howard Drive Elementary School. The mural was located near the library and the art room. ?It?s a three-part mural,? he says. ?It [...]
Gulliver Prep senior Luis Carlos Balaguer spent the summer exploring the world of medicine. He traveled to Nepal where he went to a city with five hospitals. One was a hospital for those with cancer, another dealt with AIDS patients, one was for vision service, a medical school and a [...]
The Pinecrest Police Department was awarded second place in Florida?s 2013 DUI Challenge and more than $18,000 in traffic safety equipment. The award came as a result of Village police officers? resolve in identifying impaired drivers. The equipment includes a laser speed measuring device, as well as LED electronic flares [...]