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Ana Font Donates Masks To Those In Need

Ana Font has spent most of her free time creating masks to donate.

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

May 25, 2020

The shortage of masks caused by the coronavirus has left those in need distressed. Many essential shops are not permitting people to step foot in unless they are wearing protective gear, this may be a challenge for those who have not gotten the chance to buy any type of masks. Sophomore Ana Font realized...

Stephanie Duque: Making Masks for Frontline Workers

Stephanie Duque wearing one of her first masks she made.

Allison Cajina, Staff Writer

May 25, 2020

Sophomore Stephanie Duque has taken it upon herself to make her own masks due to shortages of them around the nation. With COVID-19 spreading rapidly throughout Florida, citizens have purchased or taken most surgical masks available in stores and hospitals which inevitably affected those who were not...

COVID-19 Panic Fuels Racist Sentiments

A mixture of fear and ignorance during the Coronavirus pandemic has brewed intense feelings of racism towards Asians.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

The outbreak of Coronavirus has generated fear amongst citizens of the world. Unfortunately, much of this fear and uncertainty has been transformed into xenophobic tendencies towards minority groups of immigrants. The brunt of these negative emotions has mainly been absorbed by Asians, particularly the...

Meat Shortages Predicted Due to Covid-19

Meat shortages are predicted to occur due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Alexander Tabares, Staff Writer

May 5, 2020

As South Dakota and other major meat-producing states struggle to combat Coronavirus, their factories are being forced to shut down due to the high infection rate amongst its workers. This closing has and will create a food shortage of unknown size, euthanize a large amount of livestock and potentially...

Is Now the Time to Reopen Florida’s Beaches?

As Coronavirus continues to spread throughout the world, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has decided to let cities open up their beaches this past week.

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

May 3, 2020

On April 17, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis began reopening beaches and parks in Jacksonville as more states have decided to loosen restrictions enforced during this pandemic. DeSantis stated that Florida municipalities have the authority to open up its beaches as long as people practiced social distancing...

What Should You Be Doing During Quarantine?

The Game of Life is one of the many board games you can play with your family during this tough time.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

April 26, 2020

As of right now, the world is on pause due to the worldwide spread of the Coronavirus. People have been forced into the confinement of their homes until further notice, and schools have been closed indefinitely. This has caused people to get a little restless after spending almost a month now in quarantine....

Stimulus Checks Sent Out to Relieve COVID-19 Pressures

The decline in employment and increasing struggles of businesses during quarantine has forced the U.S. government to take action. Stimulus checks have been sent to citizens as a means of aiding them economically.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

April 25, 2020

To slow the spread of COVID-19, many workers have been sent home and businesses have been shut down. Unfortunately, these precautions have resulted in many workers forced to stay home struggling to cover the costs of living without a job. As a response to the needs of the public, the United States government...

COVID-19 School Activities Updates

Please read for important information regarding end-of-year senior activities.

The CavsConnect Team

April 15, 2020

March 31, 2020 The rapid spread of Coronavirus, COVID-19, has changed almost everyone's daily routines; while students adjust to online school to learn social distancing, many school activities have been cancelled due to the current pandemic. At Gables, senior brunch and prom have been cancelled to en...

Gables Publications Go Digital

Gables publication such as Highlights and the Cavaleon are adapting to the changes COVID-19 has brought by turning to technology to produce writing.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

April 10, 2020

With school cancellations being the latest effect of the COVID-19 pandemic, Coral Gables Senior High students and staff have had to adjust themselves to all aspects of distance learning. Some classes have seen a struggle with the transition to online school, but Gables' student news sources have met...

Flattening the Curve: The Importance of Social Distancing

Essential workers, such as people in the healthcare system, protect themselves with masks and latex gloves to work during this uncertain time.

Maia Berthier, Opinion and Copy Editor

April 5, 2020

As the Coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the globe, people from every part of the world are searching for a solution to this health crisis. With the number of cases only increasing in the U.S. this far, our nation is looking for guidance as to what can be done to stop this virus. Besides...

Tokyo 2020 Faces an Olympic-Sized Roadblock Due to COVID-19

With the gravity of the looming Coronavirus, athletes all over the world are going to have to hold out at least one year in order to participate in the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

The Olympics is without a doubt one of the most anticipated sporting events around the globe. Taking place every four years, there is always a certain buzz in the air whenever it comes around, even if one is not in a host city. Here in the United States, bags from McDonalds contain Olympic graphic...

How to Make the Most Out of Distance Learning

Many teachers are using different platforms such as Google Classroom and Edmodo as their form of communication with students.

Ingrid Moises, Staff Writer

March 28, 2020

In light of all the chaos going on in the world due to the coronavirus pandemic, everyone's daily lives are being affected. From stores and restaurants shutting down, to sports events being cancelled, to schools being closed, everybody is being affected by this outbreak. On Tuesday, Mar.17, Florida governor...

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