Commissioner Xavier L. Suarez invites residents to attend the Gibson Plaza Groundbreaking Ceremony on Monday, April 28, 2014

Miami-Dade County Commissioner Xavier L. Suarez will join Pinnacle Housing Group, the Coconut Grove Collaborative, Miami Dade College Mitchell Wolfson Sr. Foundation, and the Theodore R. Gibson Memorial Fund Inc, in the Gibson Plaza Groundbreaking Ceremony, on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. This affordable housing development in Miami-Dade County is being developed by […]

MIAMI LAW FIRM TAKES ON MICROSOFT, BSA IN FRAUDULENT ANTI-PIRACY RAID

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 GUATEMALAN PLAINTIFFS CLAIM RACKETEERING Miami Attorney D. Fernando Bobadilla may run a boutique law firm but his business litigation and intellectual property practice is no stranger to taking on industry behemoths. Bobadilla is representing a Guatemalan insurance conglomerate that has filed a federal RICO lawsuit against Microsoft. The suit recently sought to add the Business […]

Miami Children’s Hospital marks Patient Safety Awareness Week

Miami Children’s Hospital marks Patient Safety Awareness Week

Miami Children’s Hospital celebrated Patient Safety Awareness Week with a Patient Safety Fair held in the hospital’s Michael Fux Family Center. Experts on car seat safety, water safety, CPR, infection control, and Internet safety were among the participants on hand to offer families important tips and tools to keep their children safe. The event was […]

Mayor, former mayor participate in Gables Woman’s Club fundraiser

Mayor, former mayor participate in Gables Woman’s Club fundraiser

Pictured at the recent GFWC Coral Gables Woman’s Club annual Casino Night to benefit the May Van Sickle Children’s Dental Clinic are (l-r) Carmen Cason and Coral Gables Mayor Jim Cason, CGWC president Mireya Kilmon and Stephen Kilmon, and former Gables Mayor Dorothy Thomson and Jack Thomson

Coral Gables Television (CGTV) now available for U-verse users

Coral Gables Television (CGTV) now available for U-verse users

Coral Gables City Commission meetings are now being televised on AT&T U-verse through its Channel 99 for public, educational and government (PEG) programming. Coral Gables Television (CGTV) also continues to transmit its signal within the city through Comcast’s Channel 77, live stream online at www.coralgables.com and on demand at www.youtube.com/user/coralgablestv. “CGTV is a great source of […]

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Every year, our Chamber honors outstanding members of our organization for a variety of accomplishments and achievements that deserve a round of accolades. We believe it is part of our core mission to help our members build their businesses by recognizing those who do it the very best. It is something we value and celebrate […]

Junior Orange Bowl installs 2014-15 board of directors

Junior Orange Bowl installs 2014-15 board of directors

The Junior Orange Bowl conducted its annual Awards Reception and Board of Directors Installation on Tuesday, Mar. 18, at the Westin Colonnade in Coral Gables. Pete Tolmach was sworn in as the Junior Orange Bowl’s 44th president. The reception honored and celebrated the 65th annual Junior Orange Bowl Festival. More than 12 athletic and academic […]

Coral Gables BID names new executive director – 2014

Coral Gables BID names new executive director - 2014

The Business Improvement District of Coral Gables (BID), with a mission to promote commercial vitality for Miracle Mile and Downtown Coral Gables, has named marketing and economic development executive Marina S. Foglia as its executive director. “Marina Foglia is an outstanding collaborator with strong communications, marketing, event planning, fundraising and economic development skills,” said Burton […]

CUSTOM PIZZA AND CRAFT BEER COMING TO COCONUT GROVE

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My Pi Opening in April 2014 at CocoWalk Paragon Entertainment Holdings, LLC is bringing their cool restaurant concept, My Pi Custom Pizza & Craft Beer, to CocoWalk in Coconut Grove. My Pi has a focused menu with made-to-order, cooked from scratch pizzas using fresh ingredients and their own “secret” dough recipe. At My Pi, customers […]

Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Julia Pulles To Speak at Costa Del Sol Association’s Strategic Planning Committee

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Julia Pulles, a sales associate with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate’s Coral Gables office, has been invited to speak on Tuesday, April 15 at The Costa Del Sol Association’s Strategic Planning Committee (SPC) meeting in Doral. The SPC is interested in getting feedback and perceptions of the Costa Del Sol community from local realtors. Pulles’ […]

Highfield Career Institute is inspiring your future

Highfield allows people who have high aspirations to start a new career, regardless their economic and time commitments. We capitalize the factor that many of us take by granted, we are in the US and that provides with excellent opportunities to maximize our professional potential as long as we have the right education. Highfield Career […]

Firefighters retire 60

Metro-Dade Firefighters Local 1403 hosted its annual Retirees’ Party honoring firefighters who retired this past year on Mar. 8 at the Union headquarters, 8000 N.W. 21 St. in Doral. “It was a great night of celebration,” said Al Cruz, Local 1403 president, of the party that honored 60 Metro Dade Firefighter retirees.

Barry Alberts: Admired Wine Aficionado, Father and Family Man

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It is with a heavy heart we report that Barry Alberts passed away this week on April 7th. Alberts was driving home from an event when he experienced  a heart-attack and died from the resulting car crash. Owner of Berries to Wine, Inc., Alberts was a beloved wine aficionado, educator and events coordinator. He was […]

The Perfect Home in Coral Gables

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The perfect family home, 4 LARGE bedrooms, 3 full baths, split floor plan, and a super-sized kitchen! Come fall in love with this house on a charmingly quiet street in Coral Gables. New roof and A/C, well maintained hard-wood floors, and a 1 car garage. Less than 15 minutes to the best schools, restaurants, shopping, […]