NEWS FROM: Medley, Miami Springs, Virginia Gardens
Although Father Jose N. Alfaro has been serving at Blessed Trinity Catholic Church for 15 months, he was considered the administrator. Howev... er, on Sunday, Sept. 7 he was officially appointed pastor, much to the delight of parishoners.
A knife-wielding 52-year-old man allegedly tried to rob another man in the parking lot of Office Depot, 3600 NW 42nd Ave., on Sept. 6, but M... iami Springs Police officers were so close that the suspect was in custody within minutes.
Miami SpringsThe Miami Herald , Sep 11
Residents stormed into Miami Springs City Hall on Monday to question leaders two weeks after they approved construction of a $5 million pool... .
There were no empty seats in the council chamber last Monday night, Sept. 8 when the regular Miami Springs council meeting was held as local... citizens, stirred up over pool design due to a series of emails and postings on MiamiSprings.com by Nestor Suarez, showed up to voice their opinion.
SoapboxThe Miami Herald , Sep 10
The new Miami Springs pool is being billed as “resort style.” It includes oversized decks, lots of cabanas, and lounge chairs.... Preliminary drawings make it look like something that would fit perfectly on South Beach.
Hosting a much-improved Hialeah Gardens team from years past, the Miami Springs Golden Hawks staggered around slightly in the first half bef... ore opening things up in the second half and cruised to a 44-0 rout of the Gladiators last Saturday night at Milander Stadium and are out of the gate with a 2-0 start.
Everyone can benefit from better organization in the workplace. Regardless of what you do for a living, having a mess on your desk does not ... send a positive message about you or the quality of your work. Here is how to handle the task in no time.
Miami SpringsThe Miami Herald , Sep 8
The Miami Springs City Council last week discussed whether to allow golf carts on city streets.
Plastic bags can do more than just carry groceries. A few local Miami Springs residents have upcycled unwanted plastic bags into useful mats... for the homeless. Local mat makers have brought the phrase reduce, reuse and recycle to life and theyre looking for others who would like to join in making a difference.
Richard Nixon was still in his first term in the White House, Watergate was nothing more than the name of a hotel in Washington and a young ... coach by the name of Don Shula had just been named the new boss of the Miami Dolphins. Thats also when a 23-year-old young man named Hayward Randolph walked through the front door of Miami Springs High School to start teaching and where he still resides today, 44 years later.
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