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HAPPY HAWKS:  Miami Springs Golden Hawks players broke out in a wild celebration and proudly displayed the Mayor’s Cup trophy that they reclaimed back after a seven year absence following last week’s 21-14 upset win over Hialeah at Milander Stadium. Below, head coach Darryel Bethune congratulates his players after the game.

Miami Springs upsets Hialeah 21-14 to win back Mayor's Cup

- River Cities Gazette , Sep 1
River Cities Gazette

One week after a Kickoff Classic loss to North Miami Beach and what could be considered a less-than-optimistic outlook for the 2014 season f... rom Miami Springs High School football coach Darryel Bethune, Hawks fans got quite a pleasant surprise last week when their team upset Hialeah in the season opener to win the Mayor's Cup Trophy back for the first time since 2007.

Pelican Playhouse puts on "Little Women 2" as part of its Summer Recital

- River Cities Gazette , Sep 1
River Cities Gazette

For the first time in history Little Women 2: Wrath of the Undead was performed and it happened on Miami Springs' very own stage as Pelican ... Playhouse put on the show as part of its Summer Recital, 2014.

Ice Bucket Challenge catches on in River Cities area, All Angels Academy

- River Cities Gazette , Aug 31
River Cities Gazette

When do water and ice catch on like wildfire? When it’s the “Ice Bucket Challenge" and our own River Cities area residents have be... en keen to step up for the frigid soak including the folks at All Angels Academy, all for a good cause.

Hoax call brings out Miami Springs Police, other law enforcement

- River Cities Gazette , Aug 30
River Cities Gazette

Miami Springs Police responded to a hoax call on Sunday, Aug. 24 around 5 p.m. and the threat was serious enough to warrant bringing in back... up from several agencies as a caller said he shot someone inside a home in the 200 block of Reinette Drive.

New Miami Springs aquatic facility moves closer to reality

- River Cities Gazette , Aug 28
River Cities Gazette

If there was any doubt that Miami Springs was getting a new Aquatic Center before last Monday, it went away when the council voted 5-0 at th... eir regular meeting to approve the design concept. The consulting firm Bermello Ajamil & Partners (B&A) was given the go-ahead with the design/bidding process, and if all goes right, groundbreaking will take place in April 2015.

Florida Governor Rick Scott pays a visit to Medley

- River Cities Gazette , Aug 27
River Cities Gazette

WIth an upcoming election in November, Florida Governor Rick Scott made the town of Medley part of his whistle-stop campaign tour last week ... when he dropped by La Cosecha Restaurant for a little breakfast and Cuban coffee.

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