NEWS FROM: Medley, Miami Springs, Virginia Gardens
Miami SpringsThe Miami Herald , Aug 25
About a quarter of Miami Springs municipal employees earn more than $100,000 in salary and benefits, city records shows.
Criminal courtThe Miami Herald , Aug 27
Jurors deadlocked in case of man who claimed self-defense in gunning down a 423-pound coworker he says bullied him.
Criminal courtThe Miami Herald , Aug 20
Manuel Acosta, a diminutive factory worker in Medley, killed his 423-pound co-worker after years of abuse, defense claims at his trial for m... urder.
In My OpinionThe Miami Herald , Aug 25
Virginia Gardens, with its own BearCat war wagon, is ready for danger.
Coming off a historic season a year ago that saw them make the state playoffs for the first time in 18 years, one might think that the bar w... ould be set even higher and expectations even more exciting for the Miami Springs Golden Hawks football team. But, as the 2014 season sits on the horizon with their regular season opener against Hialeah set for this Thursday night, Aug. 28 at 7 p.m. at Milander Stadium, things arenât nearly as rosy as one might think.
Lions and Lutherans gathered on Saturday evening, Aug. 16 at Grace Lutheran Church for a culturally rich evening that included Peruvian dinn... er and dancing, all to raise funds to support needy children who live in the outskirts of Lima, Peru.
Miami SpringsThe Miami Herald , Aug 24
Miami Springs police received what turned out to be a false 911 call at 5:15 p.m. Sunday, claiming that a hostage situation was under way in... the 200 block of Reinette Drive.
Wayne Rundell grew up and still lives in Miami Springs with his wife Bethany and two boys and has been the sports producer at News Seven dur... ing that entire time but what Rundell does on weekends during football season is why were bringing you this story.
Last Monday marked the ever-anticipated first day of school and, wearing new clothes and with stuffed lunchboxes in hand, 6-year-old twins S... ofia and Lucas Justo were off to first grade at Springview Elementary.
Even though there was plenty of basketball to be played and scores were kept, there were no real winners or losers on Saturday morning, Aug.... 9 in the Miami Springs Community Center gymnasium when the Town of Medley held its Third Annual Medley Police/Youth Sports Basketball Tournament.
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