Raquel Garcia

Local gym supports Olympic triathlete Manny Huerta

Pinecrest Fitness Owner Mike Estevez (left) and Olympic Triathlon
Manuel Huerta with
fellow athlete Michael Nunez
in the background.

Pinecrest Fitness recently hosted a spinning class fundraiser for Olympic-bound triathlete and Little Havana resident Manuel Huerta. Local athletes and friends hope to raise enough money to help Huerta take his family with him to London in August so they can watch him compete in the 2012 Summer Olympic Games …

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Summer Fun at Gibson-Bethel Community Center

Yvette Valdes and Carl Williams join a kickball game while Recreation and Parks Director Lorenzo Woodley watches in the background

On any given summer afternoon at the Gibson Bethel Community Center, an energized game of kick- ball, basketball or tag can be observed along with the shouting and laughter from the summer camp kids out on the field playing together. Over 190 students are registered for this year’s program which …

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Officers bring home the gold in Police Olympics

Pictured (l-r) are Pinecrest police officers Robert Noyer and Phil Martin with their 10 Police Olympics Gold Medals and trophies.

Pinecrest police officers Robert Noyer and Phil Martin brought home 10 gold medals and finished in third place overall in the 2012 Florida Police and Fire Games swimming competition held recently in upstate Sebastian. Although Officer Martin broke his pinky toe right after the warm-up swim and Officer Noyer had …

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