Ribbon cutting ceremony of Los Ranchos Steakhouse in Westland Mall attended by hundreds

Los Ranchos Steakhouse, a pillar in our community and restaurant landmark, recently celebrated the grand opening of its newest location in Hialeah’s Westland Mall. Hundreds of guests were part of the ribbon cutting ceremony, including the Honorable Mayor of the City of Hialeah, Mr. Carlos Hernandez, and Chairman of Hialeah’s Chamber of Commerce, Mr. Armando […]

Backstage at the 8th Annual Jazz in the Gardens

Backstage at the 8th Annual Jazz in the Gardens

A HUGE success! That’s how most EVERYONE in the City of Miami Gardens and beyond is describing Jazz in the Gardens, 2013. From Mayor Oliver Gilbert, to the city council members, to an incredible line-up of performers and top-notch food and beverage vendors taking part and perhaps most importantly, the thousands of fans who flocked […]

Pride Family Brands Engages Hollywood, Fla. Based Angstrom Graphics for Advertising and Branding Services

Pride Family Brands Engages Hollywood, Fla. Based Angstrom Graphics for Advertising and Branding Services Angstrom Graphics of Hollywood, Fla. has been tapped by Pride Family Brands for creative services including advertising design, catalog photography and brand campaign development. Fort Lauderdale, Fl. – April 29, 2013 – Pride Family Brands announces that Angstrom Graphics of Hollywood, […]

Not too early to think about summer camp at Seaquarium

Not too early to think about summer camp at Seaquarium

With summer vacation only a few months away, parents are looking for exciting and innovative ways to keep their children engaged in education outside the classroom. Summer Camp 2013 at Miami Seaquarium offers students from kindergarten to high school the opportunity to learn about animal senses and behavior, environmental issues, and the relationship between humans […]

Passport Day in the USA 2013

In conjunction with National Passport Day in the USA, the City of Miami Garden’s Office of the City Clerk will host a Passport Day, Saturday, March 9, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., at City Hall, 1515 NW 167th Street, Building 5, Suite 200, Miami Gardens, Florida. Passport applications can be obtained by visiting: […]

Comprehensive Pavement Management Program

Miami-Dade County voters approved the People’s Transportation Plan (PTP) in 2002. An objective of the plan was to fund road improvement projects within municipalities. The City of Miami Gardens incorporated in 2003 and did not receive its share from the PTP proceeds. Revenues from the PTP were first allocated to the City starting in October, […]

Miami Gardens Police Department Institutes an Agency-Wide Problem Oriented Policing Strategy

Miami Gardens Police Department Institutes an Agency-Wide Problem Oriented Policing Strategy

Change is something that is constant, quite often difficult, and absolutely necessary. And the Miami Gardens Police Department is no different when it comes to change. Since we started policing our City, quite a bit has changed. We went from being called a “fledgling 5 year old city”, to a city that has come into […]

The 8th Annual Jazz in the Gardens headliner lineup is a wrap, it’s time to get this party started

The 8th Annual Jazz in the Gardens headliner lineup is a wrap, it’s time to get this party started

Miami Gardens’ 8th annual two-day Jazz in the Gardens music festival at Sun Life Stadium is proud to announce its headliner lineup is a wrap. Ne-Yo, Earth Wind & Fire, Charlie Wilson, New Edition, Monica, Fantasia, Kenny ‘Babyface’ Edmonds, Najee, Rachelle Ferrell and Mary Mary will take the stage on March 16 and 17 at […]

CBT COLLEGE OPENS NEW BRANCH IN MIAMI GARDENS

Grand Opening Ceremony of CBT College in Miami Gardens, where numerous elected officials attended.

For more than 25 years, The College of Business & Technology (CBT College) has offered accredited academic and career training throughout South Florida. Founded in 1988, by Fernando and Gladys Llerena, CBT College continues to expand into new communities helping those in Miami-Dade to pursue an education. With five campuses already in Miami, Hialeah, Cutler […]

CBT College to Host FREE Social Media Mastery for Businesses Seminar on Jan. 22, Community JOB FAIR & Resume Building Workshop on Jan. 23, as part of Grand Opening Celebration of its New Branch in Miami Gardens

Activities planned for the community Jan. 22, 23 and grand opening ribbon cutting with community leaders on Jan. 24, 2013   WHAT:           CBT College celebrates the grand opening of its sixth location by offering a FREE seminar, Social Media Mastery for Businesses. The presenter will be Manny Sarmiento, President/CEO of New Media, New Marketing, Inc. […]

New York’s Fitch Ratings Affirms, the City’s A+ Credit Rating,

Fitch Ratings, a New York based municipal credit rating firm, announced in late September that after a re-review of Miami Garden’s latest financial numbers, it was re-affirming it’s 2010 “A” rating of the City’s City Hall financing and its “A+” rating of the City’s general finances. It also issued a “stable” outlook for the future. […]

Plenty of Bang for the Buck

The Miami Gardens Police Department During the recent budget adoption process, I was asked on several occasions about the cost of the City’s police department; especially as compared to when we were using the Miami-Dade police department prior to 2008. There has been a lot of hearsay concerning this, so I want to set the […]

Crime Rate Drops 33% Since Police Department Formed

City’s Rate Lower than Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando Five years ago, Miami Gardens’ crime was out of control. As a result, the City Council approved switching from the Miami-Dade County Police to its own department. The new department began service on December 16, 2007. In the succeeding four years, the City’s overall Part I (serious) […]

City Cuts Tax Rate for 2013

Miami Gardens’ property tax rate will drop in the coming year under a nearly $113 million budget approved by City Council in September. The tax decrease lowers the millage rate from 6.626 mills to 6.326 mills. A mill is equal to $1 per $1,000 of taxable value. The decrease amounts to a savings of approximately […]


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