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Partial Government Shutdown Continues over Funding for Border Wall

Partial Government Shutdown Continues over Funding for Border Wall

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

December 26, 2018

Federal employees across the nation can expect to work without pay or remain home after the end of winter vacation, as the government remains partially shut down. With no end in sight to the disagreement about the budget for a potential border wall on the Mexico-United States frontier.  Government workers...

Nochebuena vs Christmas Day

Nochebuena vs Christmas Day

Pablo Hanono, Lifestyle Editor

December 20, 2018

Christmas is one of the most important holidays of the year. It is celebrated by billions of people across the world in a multitude of different ways. In the United States and much of the English speaking world, Christmas Day is emphasized more than Christmas Eve. The presents and the festivities are...

Mr. Coral Gables 2018: Una Noche de Sorpresas

Mr. Coral Gables 2018: Una Noche de Sorpresas

Ana Capiro, Spanish Editor

December 20, 2018

Mr. Coral Gables es una competencia que se espera con gran anticipación cada año. Estudiante masculinos representando varios clubs y deportes compiten en concurso de belleza y talento para ser nombrado Mr. Coral Gables. Este año el 21 de diciembre, después de meses de preparación de parte de los...

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

How Should You Spend Your Winter Break?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 18, 2018

Christmas break is that 2 week vacation at the end of the year that students and parents alike can't wait for. Although many people usually spend it with family, many people are often uncertain on the best way to spend their holidays. Take this quiz and see for yourself! https://www.playbuzz.com/item/29310876-cf56-4d89-8c81-2e79d289577c

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Oh, Christmas Tree! New Ways to Decorate your Christmas Tree

Melanie Estrada, Staff Writer

December 17, 2018

It's time to switch things up for the holidays, a change from the old traditional tree look you use every year. Red and green ball ornaments are great, but you've probably been there done that, it is time to restore and strive for a unique tree during the holidays. The Riga tree in 1510 was the fi...

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Are You Microsoft or Apple?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

December 9, 2018

Apple and Microsoft, are among one of the most iconic companies in the world. Despite the fact that they share an ever-growing computer market, they each embody certain qualities that attract certain types of customers. Which company are you?

How should you celebrate Thanksgiving?

How should you celebrate Thanksgiving?

Mark Snyder, Multimedia

November 9, 2018

Thanksgiving is a time  to be thankful for all of the blessings in your life. It is a day to spend with your family and to enjoy the exquisite meal you have prepared. This American holiday is celebrated in so many different ways by Americans; enjoying it does not always require a turkey. ...

Spirit Week

Spirit Week

Thomas Harley, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018

Students! Spirit week is coming up from Oct. 29 to Nov. 2. The days are as follows: Oct. 29- America Day! Dress in your patriotic apparel! Oct. 30- Superhero/Disney Day! Dress up as your favorite superhero or Disney character! Oct. 31- Blast to the Past Day! Throw it back to the past, with outfits...

Take Me Out to the MLB Playoffs

Take Me Out to the MLB Playoffs

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

October 5, 2018

With the arrival of autumn, the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) season continues to inch closer toward its end. The air gets colder and denser, and snow will cover the vast majority of major league fields. However, until then, the greatest moments of the 2018 season are yet to be seen in what is the...

Tropical Storm Gordon: Came Weaker than Expected

Tropical Storm Gordon:  Came Weaker than Expected

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

September 7, 2018

Almost a year ago, Hurricane Irma made landfall on the Florida Keys, leaving thousands of Floridians to deal with property damage, a lack of electricity and coastal flooding.  Fear of a similar situation ensued within Florida communities after Tropical Storm Gordon's trajectory was projected towards...

IB Magnet Gets Nationally Certified

IB Magnet Gets Nationally Certified

Jefrany D'catry, Staff Writer

August 23, 2018

On Aug. 17, the Coral Gables Senior High International Baccalaureate (IB) program became a Nationally Certified-Demonstration magnet. With this title, the school becomes a model for others to follow. The schools chosen to be certified have a rigorous curriculum that helps students achieve academically through required c...

Here We Go Again!

Here We Go Again!

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

August 18, 2018

Release Date: July 20, 2018 Director: Ol Parker Starring: Lily James (Young Donna), Meryl Streep (Older Donna), Amanda Seyfried (Sophie) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: A Ten years after the release of "Mamma Mia!" the sequel, "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again!" was released. Taking place o...

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