Mobile manicure salon Pretty Nails 2 Go offers a range of nail and wax services including acrylic, gel nails, eyebrows and lip waxing and currently serves the Brickell, Coconut Grove, Coral Gables, Doral and Midtown areas.
Florida Fish and Wildlife officials found a 13-foot alligator named Gwendolyn in the front yard of a Coconut Grove home after a neighbor saw the reptile and called them. David Van Buren said officers stormed his house, searched his property and told him the alligator was illegal.
Dan Leslie Bowden has spent 60 years teaching or advising at Ransom Everglades School in Coconut Grove. On Saturday, his former students and fellow teachers paid him tribute and wished him a happy 87th birthday.
A 1931 mansion on the exclusive Miami Beach island was rotated to make way for a new home for owner Stuart Miller, CEO of Lennar Corp. The home was designed by Kiehnel and Elliott, which designed the Coconut Grove Playhouse, El Jardin, now part of Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Coral Gables Congregational Church and Miami Senior High.
With her Bald Is Beautiful Project, Raquel Coronell, 17, raises money to donate bald American Girl dolls to other young cancer patients in South Florida and Colombia, and to spread a message of self acceptance.
In just over two and a half minutes, 12-year-old Manny can rattle off 576 digits of Pi. That’s already 33 more numbers than he could recite four days earlier, when he took home his school’s platinum prize in their Pi Day competition.
Listen to 12-year-old Manny Abrante's impressive recitation of Pi to the 576th digit. His memory helped him nab his school's platinum prize in their Pi day celebration, as well as the chance to pie his math teacher.
Gwendolyn, a large alligator that has been been both pet and pal to retired firefighter David Van Buren for 47 years, is under investigation, once again, by Florida Fish & Wildlife, after a scared neighbor reported seeing the gator in the front yard of a Coconut Grove home.
Meet Gwendolyn, the chocolate-chip cookie eating pet alligator
Easy as Pi: This 12-year-old can recite up to 576 digits