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  1. Downtown Miami a magnet for millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    It is, without question, the first sentiment I experience when I am away from Miami: When do I get to come home? It doesn't matter where I am, how long I am gone, or who I am with, I miss Miami. And it is ultimately upon that return that the first beacon that signals to me that I am near is my actual home - downtown Miami.

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  2. Anthonya s and Shortya s: A South Florida pizza king and a barbecue legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | The Miami Herald

    Pizza and barbecue: two foods with rustic beginnings that have evolved into more upscale fare, retaining loyal followings and earning new ones along the way. Though new pizzerias and BBQ joints are popping up all over the place, two South Florida mainstays remain solid hometown favorites while expanding beyond their original turf.

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  3. At 97, Tony Snetro provides inspiration to the a Young Viejosa softball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Miami Herald

    Years of working construction busted his muscles and relentless gunfire aboard the USS Boston during World War II cost him his hearing. Still, at 97 years old Tony Snetro doesn't need much medication.

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  4. Coral Gables invited to Youth Policy conference at sister city in south of FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Miami Herald

    Coral Gables was one of 11 cities from around the world invited to participate in a conference on Youth Policy hosted by its sister city Aix-en-Provence in the south of France. The event allows the sister cities to learn about each other and exchange policy ideas and best practices on specific issues.

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  5. Photo Gallery: City of Coral Gables menorah lighting ceremony | Dec. 21, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | The Miami Herald

    The City of Coral Gables held its Festival of Lights Chanukah Celebration on Sunday, Dec. 21 at Ponce Circle Park, 2800 Ponce de Leon Blvd. The free event featured live musical entertainment, carnival rides and crafts for kids, complimentary potato latkes, traditional Chanukah doughnuts and other holiday treats. The highlight of night was when the large menorah was lit, illuminating Ponce Circle Park.

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  6. Coral Gables museum gets $200,000 to expand a Green City ProgramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Miami Herald

    The Coral Gables museum recently received $200,000 from the Florida Department of Education to expand its existing programs that focus on environmentally sensitive design. The program for K-12 students explores everything from what can be done at home to lower the carbon footprint to how to design a LEED-certified building , and ultimately, a green city.

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  7. Stolen Baby Jesus statue returns to Coral Gables nativity scene just in timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | The Miami Herald

    A baby Jesus statue, which was stolen by three unidentified individuals earlier this month , was returned to a nativity scene in Coral Gables on Christmas Eve. On Dec. 3, three suspects vandalized the nativity scene at 121 Alhambra Plaza, spraying the statues with blue and yellow paint, and stole the baby Jesus.

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  8. Gables residents can get free tickets to UM basketball gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    Coral Gables residents can attend University of Miami men's and women's basketball games for free, according to the University. Starting Dec. 27, residents can pick up tickets for the Jan. 8 women's basketball game against Notre Dame, which will take place at 7 p.m. To pick up tickets, Coral Gables residents must come to the Coral Gables Youth Center at 405 University Dr. in person and show proof of residency.

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  9. Warrant issued in case of missing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Miami Herald

    Miami-Dade Schools police have issued a warrant for 20-year old Fabel Gin Escalante in the case of a missing teen. Samantha Delgado, 16, went missing from Coral Gables Senior High on Friday after her mother dropped her off for school, according to police.

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  10. Anthem buys Coral Gables-based Simply Healthcare for estimated $1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Miami Herald

    Simply Healthcare Holdings, a Coral Gables-based managed care company, has sold to Anthem, Inc., a publicly traded health insurer with headquarters in Indianapolis, for an estimated $1 billion. The two companies confirmed the deal but would not release the final sales price.

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  11. Coral Gables police searching for armed robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | The Miami Herald

    Coral Gables police are searching for an armed robber who pulled out a handgun and demanded money Sunday at a convenience store. The man, wearing a black ski cap, aviator sunglasses, jeans and a purple hoodie, entered the 7-Eleven at 3960 SW Eighth St. at around 2 p.m. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Coral Gables Police Department at 305-442-1600 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS .

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  12. South Florida middle man pleads guilty to referring foreign players to steroid clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | The Miami Herald

    The South Florida middle man between a local steroid-peddling clinic and several pro baseball players pleaded guilty to a distribution charge in Miami federal court Friday. Juan Carlos NuA ez referred ballplayers from the Dominican Republic and Venezuela to Anthony Bosch, the convicted owner of the Coral Gables anti-aging clinic, Biogenesis of America - ground zero for the scandal that shook Major League Baseball.

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  13. UM student from Denmark dies on Gables campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    University of Miami President Donna Shalala sent out an email Thursday night saying an international exchange student from Denmark died Wednesday evening at the Coral Gables campus. Frederik Westerberg, a University of Copenhagen exchange student, was studying molecular biology and had been enrolled at the university for only one semester.

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  14. Brad Kaaya proving to be strong draw in UMa s football recruiting effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    So, too, is a freshman All-American quarterback who earned Atlantic Coast Conference Rookie of the Year while setting the University of Miami's freshman passing record with 2,962 yards and 25 touchdowns . , who also serves as the national recruiting coordinator, was asked Thursday after bowl practice what kind of feedback he gets from recruits regarding "Everyone we talk to is extremely excited about Brad,'' Carroll said.

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  15. For exiles in Miami, move toward closer Cuba ties stirs complicated emotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    "What are you talking about?" a woman working behind the counter asked him in Spanish. He answered: "Relations with Cuba!" She was not impressed.

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  16. Canoe rides offer a way to explore South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    When Sandra Bermudez, 45, moved with her family from New York in the summer, she wanted to find special ways to discover South Florida and do things they haven't done in Manhattan. Paddling through the Coral Gables Waterway was the perfect opportunity for Bermudez, her husband and their 6-year-old daughter Lucinda to explore the city.

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  17. Beach Buzz: After two-year buildout, Cibo Wine Bar opens at Continuum South of Fifth StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    Following an arduous two-year construction, permitting and licensing process, Cibo Wine Bar opened its second local eatery at 200 S. Pointe Dr. in the Continuum condominium during Art Basel Weekend. Cibo's owners - Toronto-based Liberty Entertainment Group - hosted more 1,600 guests at events on Dec. 5 and 6, extending invites to residents from all surrounding condo buildings as well as family and friends .

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  18. Testosterone-cooking chemist pleads guilty in steroid case linked to baseball starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Miami Herald

    A chemist who cooked up testosterone in his Miami-Dade garage that was distributed to pro baseball players such as Yankees superstar Alex Rodriguez pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge in Miami federal court Thursday. Paulo Berejuk, who was the "Breaking Bad" manufacturer for steroid distributors in South Florida, faces between two and three years in prison at his sentencing on Feb. 25 before U.S. District Judge Cecilia Altonaga.

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  19. South Florida busineses may gain from revised U.S.-Cuba policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Miami Herald

    As the United States takes steps to normalize relations with Cuba, South Florida businesses centered on banking, shipping, trade, telecommunications and travel are positioned to reap benefits - over time. "The immediate implications aren't anything other than just hopeful watching towards an environment that ultimately becomes a democratic transition," said Adolfo Henriques, chairman and chief executive of Gibraltar Private Bank & Trust, based in Coral Gables.

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  20. Week-long Jr. Orange Bowl tennis championships begin in Coral GablesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Miami Herald

    Yshai Oliel, a long-haired lefty with big game, made history two years ago when he won the 12-Under title at the Junior Orange Bowl International Tennis Championships, becoming the first Israeli boys champion in tournament history. This week, as he celebrates Hanukkah in Coral Gables, he will attempt to add the 14s trophy to his collection.

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