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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Theater Property For Sale: $2.9 MILLION

The Old “Circle Theater” is for sale for $2.9 MILLION.  According to the real estate listing, the 1948 building has 13,173 square feet of usable space under roof.  The lot has 33,462 square feet of total space. SALE PRICE:  $2,900,000 BUILDING SIZE:  13,173 square feet LOT SIZE:  33,642 square feet YEAR BUILT:  1948 2016 TAXES:  $19,928 […]

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Deadly Accident on 36 Street and Curtiss Parkway Saturday

Channel 7 WSVN News reported a deadly accident that occurred Saturday, May 26th at approximately 11:30 am in the area of 36 Street and Curtiss Parkway. According to the report, a black Lexus hit a pole killing the driver. View the full report at:  https://wsvn.com/news/local/driver-killed-after-crashing-into-pole-in-miami-springs/

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Police Chief Reports: Speeding in Springs

In a recent City of Miami Springs City Council Meeting, the Miami Springs Chief of Police, Armando Guzman, reported on speeding within the city.  The Miami Springs Police Department deployed pole mounted radar devices throughout the community to gauge the amount of traffic and speeding at different areas of the community.  Below you’ll find the […]

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Glenn Curtiss – A Look Back at the Elon Musk and Steve Jobs of the Early 1900s

Glenn Curtiss – An All American Bad Ass!   Before Elon Musk…Before Steve Jobs…Before even the Wright Brothers took flight, the whole world was fascinated by one daredevil of a genius inventor…Glenn Hammond Curtiss. Today, the modern mini van can exceed 100mph on the Florida Turnpike without a sweat.  (Not that you should ever do that!)  But […]

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Historical 1950s Miami Springs Map

Ever wondered what Miami Springs was like in 1950?  Check out this historical map showing the streets as they were in 1950.  You can even see the dots where homes had been constructed at the time.  (Special thanks to Ben Ostrowski for sharing the link to this great resource.) Notice how most of the bird […]

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