How To Recycle Your Christmas Tree

The City of Coral Gables is offering free Christmas tree recycling to Coral Gables residents. Recycling your tree helps to preserve landfill space and provides the opportunity to repurpose this valuable resource as mulch and ground cover in natural park…

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And The Winner Of The 2020 Holiday Home Decorating Competition Is…

Over 3,800 votes were cast in the Gables Insider 2020 Holiday Home Decorating Competition. A special thank you to the participants who entered their homes and made this an incredible competition that came down to the wire. In the end,…

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CDC Guidelines: Holiday Celebrations and Small Gatherings

The COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and isolating for many people. Gatherings during the upcoming holidays can be an opportunity to reconnect with family and friends. This holiday season, consider how your holiday plans can be modified to reduce the…

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No Garbage Pickup On Christmas Day

The City has announced the following change to garbage pickup day on Christmas Day, December 25th. If your garbage, trash and/or recycling is picked up on Fridays, since Christmas day falls on a Friday, your pick up will be Saturday,…

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Watch The 2020 Merrick Festival Caroling Competition

The Merrick Festival Caroling Competition took place once again this year with talented students from over 20 schools. The virtual competition was carried via Facebook and YouTube and allowed for many to enjoy the Holiday cheer of this Coral Gables…

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Festival of Lights Chanukah Celebration Scheduled For Sunday, December 13

The entire community is invited to the annual City of Coral Gables Festival of Lights Chanukah Celebration scheduled for Sunday, December 13th, the 4th night of Chanukah, from 4:30 to 5:30 PM at Ponce Circle Park, 2800 Ponce de Leon…

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Coral Gables Holiday Tree Lighting This Friday, Tickets Required

A smaller affair this year.Exclusively for Coral Gables residents.In front of City Hall, Friday, Dec. 4, 7 – 9 p.m. Santa is coming to light up the tree at 7:30 p.m.Includes a two-hour show with socially distant spectator pods.Cost is…

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CDC Recommendations For A Safe Thanksgiving

The Center For Disease Control has published the following information in order for everyone to safely enjoy Thanksgiving this year: More than 1 million COVID-19 cases were reported in the United States over the last 7 days. As cases continue…

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A Tribute To Moms

This Sunday, we will celebrate Mother’s Day. The one day of the year that we dedicate to celebrating the one who gave us life. Across the world, this Mother’s Day will be like no other. Social distancing will keep many…

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Easter Bunny Social Distance Visits Coral Gables Families

The Easter Bunny had a change of plans this year – he ditched the helicopter and got a ride from Coral Gables Fire Rescue. With over 200 homes to visit and deliver thousands of eggs, who better than Coral Gables…

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