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Class of 2019 Pre-Order Shirt Form

Class of 2019 Pre-Order Shirt Form

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief
August 18, 2017
Filed under Briefs, News

Welcome back class of 2019! Start the year off with the junior class shirt that is now available in multiple colors for just $12 each.  To pre-order the shirt,  please fill out the form to your right and turn in to Mrs.DePaola's room (2164) before/after school or during lunch and make sure to...

IB Teachers Prepare for the Upcoming School Year

IB Teachers Prepare for the Upcoming School Year

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief
August 16, 2017
Filed under Briefs, News

Before tackling the 2017-2018 school year, the International Baccalaureate (IB) teachers prepare at the Wells Fargo building in Coral Gables on Wednesday, Aug.16 for another outstanding academic year. At the seminar, teachers were equipped with information regarding IB's unique philosophy and the valuabl...

Inside Coral Gables’ Legal Battle Against Social Media Giants

Inside Coral Gables’ Legal Battle Against Social Media Giants

Natalia Torres, News Editor
August 7, 2017
Filed under Community, News, Top Stories

In May of 2017, several accounts sprung up on social media criticizing the City of Coral Gables for various things, among them the use of private security guards. Upset by the damaging posts, Deputy City Attorney Miriam Ramos sent two cease and desist letters to Facebook and Instagram, threatening to...

White House in Turmoil Following Sean Spicer’s Resignation

White House in Turmoil Following Sean Spicer’s Resignation

Natalia Torres, News Editor
July 27, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

Just six months after Donald Trump was sworn in as president of the United States, Sean Spicer resigned from his position as White House Press Secretary.  While Mr. Spicer hoped to last at least a year in this position, his resignation was catalyzed by his vehement disagreement with the President's...

NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

NAF National Convention: Gables’ National Winner

Maria F. Estrada, Co-Editor-in-Chief
July 20, 2017
Filed under Briefs, Campus, Community, News

Rising senior, Eric Jimenez, brought home a national title for #BankOnIt at the National Academy Foundation (NAF) Convention in which Miami-Dade Schools had champions in each category. NAF is a national network of education, business, and community leaders, who work together to ensure high school students...

Last Night’s Mistake Didn’t Hurt Gianforte’s Big Break

Last Night’s Mistake Didn’t Hurt Gianforte’s Big Break

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer
May 27, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Thursday, May 25, Montana held an election to determine who will finally take the role as the member of the United States House of Representatives for the state's at-large congressional district.  The votes were counted, and in the end, Republican Greg Gianforte won the special election. However,...

Cavalier Baseball Advances to Regional Final

Cavalier Baseball Advances to Regional Final

Catherine Healy, Business Manager
May 17, 2017
Filed under Briefs, News

The Cavalier Baseball team advanced to the Regional Finals in the FHSAA state playoff series yesterday by defeating district rival Coral Park 4-3 in extra innings. Leading the Cavaliers were Pitchers John Kenney and Carson Willis who combined to hold the Rams to 3 runs over 9 innings. Nico Montes brought...

Terror at the University of Texas

Terror at the University of Texas

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer
May 17, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On Monday, April 2,  a student with a hunting knife slashed one person to death and injured three others at the University of Texas. All victims were around the ages of 20 and 21, all were male and all were students at the university.  This caused a spur of terror on campus until the man was apprehended...

MTV Awards

MTV Awards

Kelsy Pacheco, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017
Filed under News

Formerly the MTV Movie Awards, the 24th annual MTV Movie & TV awards broadened their horizons by acknowledging and adding new categories that pertain to television shows and actors. With host Adam DeVine, the show had many surprises as well as new award categories, and amazing performances. Here...

The French Election Results, and Why You Should Care

The French Election Results, and Why You Should Care

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer
May 15, 2017
Filed under International & Domestic, News

On the weekend of May 6, France elected Emmanuel Macron as their new president. This comes amid some of the lowest approval ratings ever for the current president, François Hollande, which have recently been hovering around four percent. Many cite the dismal approval ratings as his reason for not running...

A Signature Towards the Future: Six More Cavaliers Sign Letters of Intent

A Signature Towards the Future: Six More Cavaliers Sign Letters of Intent

Maria F. Estrada, Features Editor
May 14, 2017
Filed under Briefs, Campus, News

On Thursday, May 11, Coral Gables Senior High held a non-football signing event to honor six student-athletes who will be taking their athletic careers to the next level.  Tennis player, Kristina Fernandez, committed to play for Cleveland State University. Swimmer, Hannah Cordes,  committed to swim...

Madness in Venezuela

Madness in Venezuela

Brianna Valdes, Staff Writer
May 11, 2017
Filed under Briefs, International & Domestic, News

Since April 1st, 20 people have been killed in violence and demonstrations. Also, dozens of people have been injured and even thousands detained. What has brought millions of Venezuelans into the streets is huge food shortages, large rates of crime and inflammation, and censorship. The economy is expected...

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