Another Miami Springs Bank Robbery

10/11/2007 0:00:00 A Brinks truck was held up at the Eastern Financial Credit Union located at 700 South Royal Poinciana Boulevard in Miami Springs on Thursday, October 11th. Using AK-47 style assault rifles, the three suspects described as black males in their 30s, stole an undisclosed amount of cash. This is now the third robbery […]

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“A Hero for Heroes” Project

10/1/2007 0:00:00 In commemoration of the events of September 11, 2001, a group of children from Miami Springs Elementary Community School paid tribute to our local police and firefighter heroes at Council Chambers on Tuesday, September 11th. The students of Mrs. Serrano and Mrs. Mejia’s classes, accompanied by several parents and new principal, Sally Hutchings, honored […]

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Attorney General Fights Cyber Crime at MSMS

9/8/2007 0:00:00 Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum visited Miami Springs Middle on Thursday, September 6th to discuss Cyber Safety. His goal is to provide parents and children with the knowledge and tools they need to ward off sexual predators. With more and more children using computers for homework, games, and chatting with friends, they are […]

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Washington Mutual Bank Robbed by Senior Citizen

8/18/2007 0:00:00 The Miami Springs Washington Mutual Bank located at 4475 NW 36 Street was robbed by a Senior Citizen. The elderly man, described to be in his 60s, got away with over $7,000 cash and is currently on the loose. The man calmly entered the bank on Saturday, August 11th and asked for $15,000. […]

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Another Driver Ends Up In Miami Springs Canal

7/17/2007 0:00:00 According to the MIami Herald, a 30 year old male driver fell asleep at the wheel this morning as he entered Miami Springs from Medley on Royal Poinciana Boulevard (Near Ludlam Ave). The man was able to get out of the car and is apparently fine. However, his 2007 Audi was submerged in […]

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MIAMI SPRINGS COP KILLER TO GET NEW TRIAL

7/15/2007 0:00:00 The Florida Supreme Court did not do justice to the Stafford family this week. Due to a technicallity committed by the defendant’s lawyer, Officer Charles B. Stafford’s killer will get a new trial. The killer, Merrit Alonzo Smith, has already admitted to pulling Stafford’s gun and killing him 16 years ago. However, the […]

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Happy Fourth of July!

7/4/2007 0:00:00 Wow! What a hot parade. The weather was gorgeous Wednesday morning as the parade made its way through the Springs. Hundreds of residents lined Westward and Curtiss Parkway. Collecting beads, candies, flags, and lots of waves. The sea of patriotism was beautiful. Then, of course, the afternoon thurnderstorms rolled in. Hey, God produces […]

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Circle Alive with New Starbucks

6/27/2007 0:00:00 We all know that Harvest Moon has been an incredible success on the Circle. Pass by during lunch time any day of the week and you’ll find cars lined up and down Curtiss Parkway looking for a wholesome and healthy lunch. Plus, it’s a great Springs hangout. My wife and I always run […]

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Gator Invasion In Miami Springs

6/11/2007 0:00:00 Beautiful Miami Springs became the home of the Gators…at least for a few hours on Monday. Miami Springs police and local celebrity trapper Todd Hardwick were at the scene along Ludlam avenue at the intersection of Ibis. (See at right.) That’s where Mr. Hardwick pulled a reported 5 foot gator that weighed 60 […]

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