NEWS FROM: Medley, Miami Springs, Virginia Gardens
Gazette Columnist Wally Clark was the ripe old age of 19 in 1964 when the Beatles came roaring into town and, like any other budding photogr... apher, would've given anything to close enough to pop a few snapshots of the Fab Four. And he did. Clark gives his first-hand account.
At the age of 107, with a twinkle in her eyes and a quick smile, The definition of spunky, having lived independently until the age of 104,... Trudi White, who happily resides at Fair Havens Nursing Home in Miami Springs, recently celebrated her 107th birthday with family and friends with a dinner where she recalled the great experiences of her life.
Numerous Neat with Knight clients have hired Tatiana Knight to coordinate and manage their yard sales over the years and that is how she has... learned that most people are overwhelmed at the thought of having a sale and some even have an outright hatred for the experience and refuse to host them at all.
If youve been driving around Miami Springs or Virginia Gardens the last three weeks and happened to notice a toilet sitting in a front... yard somewhere, do not pick up your phone and call the Springs or VG Code Enforcement Departments. It's just a new creative way a local chapter Relay For Life team has thought of to raise money for its cause.
Miami Springs wrestler James Medal made the trip north last weekend to Lakeland to compete in the Class 2A wrestling state finals and accord... ed himself well, winning his first and second round matches and eventually placing fifth in the 138 lbs. division.
Blessed Trinity Catholic School recently hosted the Archdiocese of Miami's Inaugural Spanish Spelling Bee, bringing in more than 300 student... s from 22 different schools around Miami-Dade County and although the students were the stars of the day, much of the buzz was about the dignitaries in attendance including former U.S. Congressman Lincoln Diaz-Balart who was the keynote speaker.
The annual Taste of the Springs event took place last Sunday (Feb. 9) at the Miami Springs Golf and Country Club. Guests went wi... ld trying to decide which cuisine to choose and it was a large number of guests as well as just about every table and chair was occupied at one point.
The City of Miami Springs puts on many events during the year but by far one of the most popular has become the annual Daddy/Daughter Dance ... which has been held around Valentineâs Day for the last 14 years, most recently last Saturday, Feb. 8 at the Miami Springs Country Club.
It was Marathon Monday in Miami Springs on Feb. 10, as the council meeting lasted more than four hours and discussed were eight new ordinanc... es on first reading, all but one which ended up passing.
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If your party ends up becoming a bit boisterous — or even noisy — you’re not breaking any Miami Springs city rules, at ... least until midnight.
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