NEWS FROM: Medley, Miami Springs, Virginia Gardens
Students from All Angels Academy participated in a school letterboxing field trip last month that allowed the fifth- through eighth-grade st... udents to trek across the city in this unusual but engaging learning experience.
Last Saturday, with a gorgeous, sun-drenched cool morning serving as a perfect backdrop, a long-standing tradition took place at Prince Fiel... d in Miami Springs when more than 300 Miami Springs Area Little Leaguers celebrated "Opening Day, 2014."
The River of Grass Canoe Expedition 2014 paddled through Miami Springs last week as experienced paddlers and Everglades experts led the annu... al expedition through the Southern Everglades and the Miami Springs Lions Club opened its doors to the paddlers for a pit stop.
If you wanted to go shoot some hoops in the Miami Springs Community Center gymnasium last weekend, you might have been sorely disappointed t... o find out the gym was unavailable. But for good reason as the gym instead was being used for the FAA/NAA/NFAA 2014 Indoor State Championship Archery Tournament.
The noise against a noise ordinance that was up for second reading at Mondays Miami Springs council meeting started earlier in the day... as flyers were passed out at the Circle in opposition of the ordinance and residents were encouraged to come to the meeting and make some noise.
After suffering major disappointment on Signing Day (Feb. 5) when a potential scholarship offer from FIU fell through at the last minute, th... ings still had a happy ending last week for Miami Springs defensive tackle JaRe Tolbert as he signed up to attend Coastal Carolina next fall.
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.
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