Shops at Merrick Park To Host Drive-Thru Back To School Celebration Saturday (Aug. 8)

Shops at Merrick Park, in conjunction with Miami Kids Magazine, will welcome students back to the 2020-2021 school year with a Drive-Through Back to School Celebration taking place Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 11:00am-1:00pm at the Shops at Merrick Park,…

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Coral Gables Ranked Second Best Place To Live In Florida

As residents of Coral Gables, we know better than anyone that this is one of the top places to live in Florida. Last year, the YouTube channel, Around the World, which ranks best places to live in different states and…

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Rare 1924 Coral Gables Map Returns Home After Nearly 100 Years Courtesy Of Lago Family

A rare official map of Coral Gables, released by the Coral Gables Corporation in January 1924, has made the 2,600 mile trip from La Jolla, CA back to Coral Gables after 96 years, where it will be put on permanent…

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OPINION Update: – Court Orders Permanent Stay of Demolition on 1208 Asturia Avenue

By Dr. Karelia Martinez Carbonell, Local Preservationist On July 30 the Appellate Division of the 11th Judicial Circuit issued a permanent stay on the City of Coral Gables releasing a demolition permit for 1208 Asturia Avenue.  This will prevent the…

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The Underline Secures Additional Funding For Coral Gables Segment Of The 10-Mile Linear Multi-modal Corridor

On Tuesday, July 14, The Underline was awarded a firm $7 million commitment from the City of Coral Gables to help fund a portion of the 10-mile linear multi-modal corridor underneath the Metrorail guideway. The Underline is a public-private partnership…

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Coral Gables Community Recreation Department Offers Virtual Gables Explorer Camp

COVID-19 has presented parents with unique challenges and finding activities for the children during the summer is one of them. This week, the Coral Gables Community Recreation Department launched its Virtual Gables Explorers Camp with weekly activities and missions for…

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Parents Survey On School Reopening Now Available

The period for parents of Miami-Dade County Public School students to select their preference for the 2020-2021 school year has begun. Parents have until July 10th to review the different models and take their individual survey. Miami-Dade County Public Schools…

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For Marlins, Its Optimism Over Adversity

Fans have long awaited the crack of the bat and pop of the mitt with a season that was slated to begin at the end of March. The Major League Baseball season this year will finally begin July 23rd and…

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Changes This Fourth Of July Weekend

Fourth of July in Coral Gables has always been a festive day with a large celebration at the Biltmore Hotel, however, this year will be a quiet one in Coral Gables. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought changes to every aspect…

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Reopening Of Venetian Pool & Youth Center Fitness Center Postponed Until Further Notice

The City has reevaluated its reopening plans for the Venetian Pool and the War Memorial Youth Center Fitness Center, and has decided to postpone the opening of these facilities until a later date. This decision has been made in an…

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