Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Speaks out on Immigration Policy

By Nathalie Del Valle and Devin Dubon Miami-Dade County Public Schools Superintendent Alberto Carvalho has taken a stance on the controversial policy that separates children from their parents after they enter the country illegally. This change came after the widespread publicity of one of these holding facilities located in Homestead. On Twitter, Carvalho revealed that … Continue reading Superintendent Alberto Carvalho Speaks out on Immigration Policy


XXX Tentacion Confirmed Dead

Gabriella Licona Jahseh Onfroy, commonly known as XXX Tentacion, has been confirmed dead by Florida police this Monday. XXX Tentacion was seen in Deerfield beach at a motorcycle dealership last before being shot. Reports show that while in critical condition in the hospital, Onfroy fell into a coma and was unresponsive until pronounced dead. reading XXX Tentacion Confirmed Dead

MLEC Tops Last Year’s Test Scores

  By Yasmine Mezawi Through trial and error, through countless restless nights of doing homework and projects, and through the never-ending cycle of studying, Miami Lakes Educational Center students have achieved yet another milestone. Even when the school has almost reached the summit of excellence, the students’ dedication always seems to surpass everyone’s expectations. The … Continue reading MLEC Tops Last Year’s Test Scores

Class of 2018, Over and Out

By Yasmine Mezawi Another school year has come to an end and with that another class graduates. Class of 2018, being MLEC’s 16th graduating class, have now been set to venture out into the real world. On June 6th, a set of new alumni were released into the “wild” world to start their own lives. … Continue reading Class of 2018, Over and Out

Here Comes Titan

By Rozany Guzman Over the past decade, Apple has become a tech giant annually spouting out new gadgets that people use in every aspect of their lives. Everyone has seen the iPod, iPhone, iPad, iHome, Apple watch, and MacBook, but now there is a new creation brewing in the depths of Apple’s ‘creativity factory’ that … Continue reading Here Comes Titan

What to do During a Rainy Memorial Day Weekend

By Yasmine Mezawi Memorial Day is a federal holiday to commemorate those who served in active military services. Families of lost ones, and citizens nationally honor hundreds of soldiers who sacrificed their lives, to protect those at home. Some may use this day to visit graves of their loved ones, or celebrate those alive, or … Continue reading What to do During a Rainy Memorial Day Weekend

Mother Knows Best

By Nathalie Del Valle “I realized that when you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know.” -Mitch Albom. Mothers go above and beyond for their children and the definition of a mother varies as blood isn’t the only thing that creates a connection between parent and child. … Continue reading Mother Knows Best

Mother’s Day Isn’t Enough

By Rozany Guzman Mother’s Day can be seen as one of the nation’s most widely celebrated holidays. It’s a day full of love, kisses, handmade gifts, and spa days. However, mothers deserve so much more than what money can buy. With all the time they dedicate to their children and families, it would seem nothing … Continue reading Mother’s Day Isn’t Enough

The Significance of Mother’s Day

By Michelle Mitchell Around the first week of May, colorful flowers, and handmade baskets are sold on every corner, beautiful cards fill aisles at drug stores and supermarkets, and chocolates go on sale. All of this in light of the one day that every mother is guaranteed to be appreciated — Mother’s Day. The second … Continue reading The Significance of Mother’s Day

By Design Is In the Building

By Robyn Forbes For all of the Miami Lakes Educational Center Jaguars who purchased a yearbook, the wait is finally over. The highly anticipated books arrived at the school on Thursday and brought with them a tangible sense of excitement to all those aware that they were officially available for distribution. Staffers of the Alpha … Continue reading By Design Is In the Building