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WHAT'S NEXT?: The former bridal path through the middle of the old James Medical Center property was the subject of the April 8 referendum on the sale of golf course property that did not pass leaving the question of what will local architect and property owner Manny Perez-Vichot.

Local Miami Springs architects ponder next move after referendum fails to pass

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 24
River Cities Gazette

The “no” vote on the Miami Springs golf course referendum took place more than two weeks ago, but it is still heavy on the minds o... f Manny Perez-Vichot and Enrique Aguerrevere and both had plenty to lose when 53 percent of the voters did not approve the sale of less than one-quarter of an acre of golf course property, and they are undecided about what to do next.

Miami Springs baseball team tops Norland in district semifinal contest

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 23
River Cities Gazette

Thanks to a great pitching performance from David Cervantes, the Miami Springs Golden Hawks baseball team qualified for the regional playoff... s for the first time in five years when the Hawks knocked off Norland 3-1 in a district semifinal contest at Shelly Dunkel Field on Monday afternoon and will take on Goleman on Thursday for the district title.

Miami Springs softball team squanders late lead, falls to Goleman in district final

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 21
River Cities Gazette

There have been a lot of brutal losses to district rival Goleman over the years for the Miami Springs girls softball team but last week’... ;s District 15-6A championship game at Slade Park in Hialeah Gardens has to go up there right at the top of the list as Springs saw a 4-0 lead in the fifth inning turn into an 8-4 loss.

Miami Springs girls water polo team knocks off Goleman, program on the way back

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 21
River Cities Gazette

Normally, facing a four-goal deficit going into the fourth and final seven-minute period of a water polo match spells certain defeat. But no... body bothered to tell that to members of the Miami Springs High School girls water polo team last week when the Lady Hawks hosted Goleman at the Miami Springs Community Center Pool.

Former Grace Lutheran Pastor Albert Schmidt honored by City of Miami Springs

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 20
River Cities Gazette

Kind, caring, and a leader. Those were some of the words at a recent tribute used to describe the Rev. Albert R. Schmidt, the beloved former... pastor of Grace Lutheran Church in Miami Springs who passed away in 2013 and was the subject of a dedication ceremony when the City of Miami Springs designated a portion of Curtiss Parkway as “Pastor Schmidt Way.”

Doug Orr earns spot on Miami Springs Community Center's "Wall of Fame"

- River Cities Gazette , Apr 19
River Cities Gazette

There was a lot to celebrate last weekend as people came from near and far for the River Cities Festival but not all of the celebrating occu... rred around the Circle and Canal Street as there was an entirely different kind of celebration going on at the Miami Springs Community Center.

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