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First Farmers Market Of Season A Huge Success

On Saturday, January 15th, the Coral Gables Farmers Market season began with the year’s first farmers market. Hundreds came out on a beautiful Saturday morning to support local vendors and enjoy a day outdoors in the City Beautiful. Vendors were…

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After Signing A 3-Month Lease Extension, Burger Bob’s Closes Doors Early

The lease extensions for Burger Bob’s were a community effort. Members of the community rallied behind owner, Bob Maguire, and his team led by Rita Tennyson. Over the course of last summer, community members pleaded with the City to extend…

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Alumni Day At The Light

Spring is in the air and the start of what is hope to be a banner year of Miami baseball. At least we can hope that. It all rides on the bull pen and whether are starters can get beyond…

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Burger Bob’s Lease Extended Through March 31st

Burger Bob’s has received a new lease extension, this one through March 31st. An extension which could potentially be the last one for the restaurant. Bob’s, which had been scheduled to close its doors on August 31st of last year,…

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City To Seek Stay In Wawa Case And Will Attempt To Settle, Following Judge’s Ruling Of “Blatantly Illegal” Actions

Following a humiliating loss in Court last week, the City of Coral Gables is seeking to reach a settlement with the Gables Accountability Project (GAP) in the lawsuit regarding the construction of a Wawa gas station across the street from…

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FedEx Blames Overwhelmed Centers And COVID-19 For Lengthy Delays And Loss Of Packages

Following the holiday rush, some delivery services have continued to experience lengthy delays in service. We were recently informed of one Gables resident, who asked to remain anonymous for purposes of this article. He had a package shipped to him…

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Commission Meeting Recap (1/11/2022)

Below is a copy of the Commission Digest for this Commission meeting with the brief explanations of discussion taken and/or final votes cast by the Commission on January 11th. Discussion/explanation can be found in blue. If opening on a smartphone,…

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Farmer’s Market Returns This Saturday

The Coral Gables Farmers Market in front of City Hall at 405 Biltmore Way returns this Saturday, January 15th from 8:00AM to 2:00PM. The market, a staple of late winter and early spring in the Gables, offers fresh fruits, vegetables,…

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M-DCPS Accepting Magnet School Applications Until Jan. 15, 2022

Miami-Dade County Public Schools (M-DCPS) is currently accepting applications for Magnet programs for the 2022-2023 school year. The enrollment period for Magnet programs across the school district opened in October and runs through January 15, 2022. Students will be able…

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Agenda Digest: Commission Meeting (1/11/2022)

On January 11, 2022, the Coral Gables City Commission will hold its next City Commission meeting. Here are some of the more notable items on the agenda for this upcoming meeting. Click here to see the full agenda. Non-credited quotes…

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