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


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, […]

Miami Plastic Surgery Incorporates Dermapen as a new procedure

Miami Plastic Surgery offers the latest, results-oriented treatments to further enhance your innermost beauty and outermost expression. They provide customized treatments that are selected based on your skin’s needs, for every aspect of your beauty and wellness regime. Dermapen is the newest procedure Miami Plastic Surgery has introduced to their long list of treatments. Dermapen […]

The Setting: Unique residential development in South Miami

The Setting: Unique residential development in South Miami

The Setting, a new high-end residential project by AJP Ventures and designed by award winning architect Roney Mateu, has been announced. AJP Ventures, most known for its modern commercial real estate projects, including the award-winning Building on Ponce Circle, offers buyers an incredible opportunity, an enclave of homes designed by Roney Mateu in a highly […]

Miami Foundation accepting ideas for 2014 Public Space Challenge

The Miami Foundation is accepting idea submissions through Apr. 8 for the 2014 Public Space Challenge. The countywide challenge again seeks to uncover the best ideas for creating and improving local public spaces. Ideas may be submitted at by anyone, including individuals, groups, for-profit companies and nonprofit organizations. Community experts and professional placemakers will […]

Evoobottega in Gables specializes in olive oils

Jana Higginbottom loves to cook with specialty olive oils and balsamic vinegars. She loves the olive oils so much that she wanted to share them with others, so she opened Evoobottega (EVOO stands for extra virgin olive oil), a store specializing in extra virgin olive oils and vinegars. She discovered the specialty olive oil when […]

Local host families needed for international students

Local host families needed for international students

Open Hearts Learning Abroad (OHLA), an international educational organization that specializes in offering language programs in Florida, is looking for host families in Coral Gables that will welcome students from abroad in their homes. In collaboration with the Miami- Dade County Public Schools District, OHLA provides the placements of foreign students in Miami for either […]

Achievement Breakfasts honor top area students

Achievement Breakfasts honor top area students

Achievement Breakfasts honored top middle and high school as well as area elementary school students at Westin Colonnade on Mar. 12 and 14, respectively. Presented by Miami-Dade Chapter- Thrivent Financial and coordinated by Joan Reitsma, the events were bigger than ever although a few schools were unable to attend because of scheduling conflicts. In fact, […]



South Florida residents invited to join volunteer efforts On Saturday, April 26, local Comcast employees along with their families, friends and community partners will “make change happen” as they volunteer to improve homes in the South Miami neighborhood of West Perrine as part of “Comcast Cares Day.” Residents in the Miami-Dade area are encouraged to […]

Contemporary art brightens lawn of the Biltmore Hotel

Contemporary art brightens lawn of the Biltmore Hotel

Brightly colored plastic sculptures of boxer dogs, incongruously wearing human shoes and backpack water bottles, have added a contemporary splash of color to the classic architecture of the landmark Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables. Other creatures done in the same style decorate the hotel property as well, and are part of an unusual exhibit that […]

Coral Gables ranked among 10 Friendliest Small Cities

Feel like you live in an international city, but still have all the amenities and comfort of a small and pleasant community? Well, you are not alone. According to a recent research done by Movoto, a real estate site, Coral Gables has been ranked 10th in its list of America’s Friendliest Small Cities. The national […]

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