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Cavs Conquer The Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K

Cavs Conquer The Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Top Stories

Cavaliers gathered outside Coral Gables City Hall bright and early on Sunday morning to take part in the Miracle Walk and Down Syndrome 5K hosted by the Down Syndrome Association of Miami. The 11th annual Miracle Walk commenced at 9 a.m., after the culmination of the fourth annual 5K, which began at...

Primary Elections: The Race for Commissioner

Primary Elections: The Race for Commissioner

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Community, News

The race is on for the Miami Beach Commission seat after two seats were left open when Joy Malakoff resigned due to a spinal injury and Michael Grieco was fired due to criminal charges. Michael Góngora and Adrian Gonzalez will be competing for the spot that is being vacated by former Commissioner Joy M...

Journalists are Superheroes!

Journalists are Superheroes!

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, News, Top Stories

Florida International university (FIU) partnered with the Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) on Saturday, Oct. 21 to host the 45th annual South Florida Journalism Day. Journalism day (J-Day) is a day in which students from various publications from all over Miami-Dade County (District 6), come...

Somos Live! Concert

Somos Live! Concert

Gabriella Torna, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Community, News

People from across the country congregated in the Marlins Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, to attend the Somos Live! telethon concert, which was also held in Los Angeles, California. The event featured various celebrity guests, including Puerto Rican singer Marc Anthony and reality TV star Kim Kard...

Coral Gables: The “Community” Beautiful

Coral Gables: The “Community” Beautiful

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, News, Top Stories

Coral Gables Senior High partnered with Christ Journey in a volunteering event on Saturday, Oct. 14 that aimed to improve the physical features of the school. Christ Journey is a Christian church in Miami that helps serve the community through ongoing local projects in schools, parks, and beaches. These...

Coral Gables Sues FPL over Outages

Coral Gables Sues FPL over Outages

Pablo Hanono, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017


Filed under Community, News, Top Stories

In Southeast Florida, the effects of Hurricane Irma were comparable to that of a Category 1 hurricane, despite it making landfall as a Category 4. After the minor devastation caused by the storm, millions in the Broward and Miami-Dade Counties were left without power, 85% and 92% of residents respectively....

Gables Students Make Commissioner Lago’s Day

Gables Students Make Commissioner Lago’s Day

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

September 1, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, News, Top Stories

On Sept. 1 2017, Coral Gables Commissioner Vince C. Lago visited Coral Gables Senior High to hand out 25  book bags to students for the 2017- 2018 school year. Being greatly involved with Coral Gables Senior High, he has also unsolicitedly donated $2,500 towards the out-of-state college tour trip t...

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...

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...

Harvard Model Congress 2017

Harvard Model Congress 2017

Natalia Torres, Staff Writer

March 5, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, International & Domestic, News, Top Stories

On Wednesday, Feb. 22, 31 eager Gables students arrived at the Fort Lauderdale airport sporting their Harvard Model Congress (HMC) sweatshirts.  The group was about to embark on a journey that would take them to Boston to be a part of the largest Congress stimulation in the world, led by students from...

CampOUT 2017

CampOUT 2017

Mia Galex, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Community, News

Once a year, one of South Florida's oldest LGBTQ center, Pridelines, organizes CampOUT: a youth weekend leadership retreat for members of the LGBTQ+ community and their allies.  Pridelines is a non-profit organization that supports, educates, and empowers LGBTQ youth and the community through programs...

Annual Bridge 4 Peace Joins Best Buddies

Annual Bridge 4 Peace Joins Best Buddies

Natalia Torres and Ximena Puig

February 17, 2017


Filed under Campus, Community, Galleries, News, Photo, Top Stories

The annual Bridge for Peace fundraising event took place on Feb. 17 at the Coral Gables Museum.  The International Baccalaureate Honor Society (IBHS) hosts the event to raise money for a specific cause, with this year's being the school's very own Best Buddies club.  The event was able to raise around...

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