Miami Springs VG Optimist Request for Sponsorship

To Whom It May Concern, The Miami Springs/Virginia Gardens is a non-profit, 501(c) (3), all volunteer organization and we are looking for sponsors to help raise money or receive in kind donations to help renovate our Optimist Club which host local youth groups at no cost… We have been raising money throughout the year and […]

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Mid Year Miami Springs Real Estate Market Checkup

Mid year checkup- Miami Springs has seen increases across the board in the last 6 months. Closed sale prices increased by about $5,000, but you can see that the active listings increased their asking price by about $14,000 indicating that sellers are still testing the ceiling of the market. The biggest take away is that […]

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MSPD Apprehends 4 Subjects After LPR Hit

Miami Springs Police apprehended 4 subjects after the automated license plate reader or LPR on Canal Street got a hit on a stolen car. According to the Miami Springs Police Department, the LPR got a hit early afternoon on Thursday, June 21st.  Miami Springs Police immediately dispatched and located the vehicle.  The vehicle fled at […]

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Community Supports 8 Year Old Fighting Leukemia

THANK YOU MIAMI SPRINGS! Your love and compassion for a little boy shined this week. 8 year old Jake Casiano was diagnosed with Leukemia.  Jake is the grandson of former Miami Springs councilwoman, Rosie Buckner.  His parents, Christopher and Cindy Casiano, are Miami Springs residents and members of the Miami-Dade Police Department.   Jake needs blood […]

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WET / DRY Zones for July 4th Parade Route

The shortened July 4th parade route has now been split up between designated dry and wet zones. The city of Miami Springs has issued a new Wet / Dry Parade route map.  The  Westward Drive business district and Circle are designated dry zones.  Curtiss Parkway from the Circle to Morningside Drive will also be a […]

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Fatal Shooting at IHOP – 36 Street and South Drive

UPDATE 8:50 AM 06/18/18:  Miami Springs Police confirm the shooting is now classified as fatal after the shooting victim passed away from the injuries.  Miami-Dade Police is now taking over the investigation.  What Happened:  According to Miami Springs Police, a shooting occurred outside the Miami Springs IHOP located at South Drive and 36 Street at 3:51 AM […]

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House Fire: 400 Block of Wren Avenue – Lightning Strikes – Power Outages

UPDATED:  JUNE 15, 2018 10am Police and rescue vehicles had closed off the area near Wren Avenue and Cardinal street (400 Block of Wren Avenue) on Thursday, June 14th after lightning had struck a home causing a house fire.  Fortunately, no one was hurt.   The afternoon thunderstorm also knocked down tree branches throughout the city.  […]

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