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The Shared Title of Mr. Coral Gables

The Shared Title of Mr. Coral Gables

Annie La Roche, highlights contributor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Features (highlights), highlights

    On Friday, December 20th, the annual Mr. Coral Gables pageant was held in the schools auditorium The show allowed gave male upperclassmen the opportunity to show off their talents for Gables alumni to evaluate. It began with 24 contestants to eventually narrow down to the top five. Although ...

New Year, New Structure

New Year, New Structure

Annie La Roche, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under highlights, News (highlights)

As the new year is approaching, Coral Gables Senior High is on the road to reconstruction. A plan for internal and external remodeling was proposed in February 2017 and later approved on March 22, 2018. Since then, the school has worked on small sections of remodeling by painting classrooms and repl...

Caroling with Consumerism

Caroling with Consumerism

Audrey Weigel, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under highlights, opinion (highlights)

As December and the holiday season is coming to a close, families have begun to put away their holiday decorations, choirs have stopped caroling and companies are restocking their stores. Culturally, we have accepted that as streets fill with Christmas, Kwanzaa and Hanukkah decorations, stores receive a h...

Fairchild’s Night Gardens Light Up the Holidays

Fairchild’s Night Gardens Light Up the Holidays

Gregoire Winston, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under highlights, The Scene (highlights)

As the fall season comes to a close and the winter festivities are taking shape, Fairchild Tropical Gardens in Coral Gables is propelling a fresh initiative, one that will run through the Holiday seasons— its very own Night Gardens. This compilation of hazy fog, mystical music and surreal holograms pro...

highlights Deems the Smartphone Debate World’s Single Most Pressing Issue

highlights Deems the Smartphone Debate World’s Single Most Pressing Issue

Alexander Sutton, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under highlights, opinion (highlights)

America is split into two bitter halves. So much for “one nation, under God, indivisible.” Both factions are constantly at war with each other in comments sections, online forums and frequent public shouting matches that erupt without warning. The stark dichotomy in the nation is only going to be a...

A Recap of Art Weekend

A Recap of Art Weekend

Alex Anton, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under Features (highlights), highlights

Nothing screams Miami louder than spending millions of dollars at Art Basel.  For over ten years, Art Basel has been a staple of the Miami culture largely centered around party scenes and private events filled with movie stars. However, Art Basel has proven to be much more than this.  In reality, A...

Sunset Place Set to Close

Sophia Heilman, highlights contributor

January 7, 2019


Filed under highlights, News (highlights)

The cool and hip hang out spot for Miami’s youth is coming to an end. Previously known as a casual meeting place, The Shops at Sunset Place will be remade into an upscale residential and hotel area with shops and restaurants. The project seeks to improve South Miami’s streetscape with new storefro...

Science teacher working for a greater good

Science teacher working for a greater good

Sophia Heilman, highlights contributor

December 7, 2018


Filed under Features (highlights), highlights

QUESTIONS:  WHEN DID SHE WORK WITH THEM? IS SHE STILL WORKING WITH THEM? HOW DID SHE FIND OUT ABOUT THE PROGRAM? WHAT DO THE KIDS DO THERE OTHER THAN HAVE A READER COME IN? IS SHE GOING TO CONTINUE THIS?   Inspired by children in need, science teacher Shannon Singleton worked at a camp for ...

Caffeine cravings

Caffeine cravings

Natalia Pallas, highlights contributor

December 7, 2018


Filed under highlights, The Scene (highlights)

Cruising Calle Ocho may cause one to miss the small coffee shop that packs a big punch. Situated on a large, colorful lot with ample outdoor seating, Old Station Cafe captures the aroma of coffees from Latin America.        Walking into Old Station Cafe, one immediately senses a blend of exoti...

Rolling out trendy cuisine

Rolling out trendy cuisine

Ava Lederman, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018


Filed under highlights, The Scene (highlights)

Sushi Kong, located on 3000 Coral Way, brings flavor and decor to another level at its under the radar location in Coral Gables. This Japanese-Latin fusion, opened in late 2016, is a modern take on cuisine with its Instagram-worthy products. While the outside may fool some with it’s simplistic appearanc...

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