Miami-Dade CountyThe Miami Herald , Aug 14
Twelve-year-old Aisha Chebbi beats childhood obesity and becomes Youth Ambassador for Miami-Dade County to help children beat obesity by enc... ouraging them to eat healthier foods and exercise daily. Listed are programs in Miami-Dade for children of all ages to stay healthy throughout the school year.
FEDERAL COURTThe Miami Herald , Jul 4
Federal investigators say that a West Kendall chef led a double life working for the Sinaloa drug cartel.
KendallThe Miami Herald , Jun 23
A Palmetto High student’s project to collect books for children of migrant workers has grown into the thousands — thanks to a ... donation from the old Pinewood Acres School
KendallThe Miami Herald , Jun 19
When Romana Akhter was just a couple days old, she developed a hemangioma, a build-up of blood vessels in the skin. It quickly spread, leavi... ng disfigurements on her face, particularly her right side.
Miami-DadeThe Miami Herald , Jun 16
Along with Dadeland Mall, which launched the Microsoft’s YouthSpark Summer Camp last year, the new Microsoft store at Aventura Mall a... lso will offer free week-long programs for children interested in technology and multimedia.
West KendallThe Miami Herald , May 27
Some residents are skeptical of the need to incorporate, but many are willing to await more information before deciding.
From South Florida Blogs & Websites
Naked Politics, Aug. 18, 2014
Sweltering heat, protesters and key-lime pie cupcakes greeted former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Monday when he campaigned in Miami's West Kendall suburb for congressional hopeful Carlos Curbelo.
"It's nice to be out campaigning for other people," Romney told reporters at Vicky Bakery, where he went behind the serving [...]
Short Order, Aug. 18, 2014Mitt Romney, apparently, can't get enough of pastelitos and Miami. The former governor of Massachusetts and presidential candidate will join congressional candidate Carlos Curbelo at Vicky Bak...' [...]
Community Newspapers, Aug. 13, 2014
For over an hour, incumbent Miami-Dade District 8 Commissioner Lynda Bell and opponent Daniella Levine Cava exchanged occasional opposing views on July 21 during the first of three Kendall Federation of Homeowner Associations candidate forums. Then the evening?s most raucous response erupted as the session wound up with one-minute final [...]
Community Newspapers, Aug. 12, 2014
In contrast to East Kendall?s Community Council 12 where voters have a single primary race, Community Council 11 has four contested seats in the Aug. 26 primary. But what is most striking is that among the 10 candidates in West Kendall, no less seven of eight individuals seek office for [...]
Community Newspapers, Aug. 11, 2014
West Kendall Community Council 11 will have four contested races in the county?s Aug. 26 primary election, including two with trios of opposing newcomer candidates. By contrast, only a single contest appears on the ballot for one of four seats on East Kendall Council 12, with three of four seats [...]