Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove

Coconut Grove man wants to keep his cookie- and pizza-loving gator

He bought the gator for $2 in Florida 47 years ago

Gender confusion caused a male gator to get the name Gwendolyn

FWC is investigating after a scared neighbor complained

Miami Beach

Star Island mansion preserved, moved to make way for new home

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.

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Meet Gwendolyn, the chocolate-chip cookie eating pet alligator

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.
Emily Michot emichot@miamiherald.com
Meet Gwendolyn, the chocolate-chip cookie eating pet alligator 2:06

Meet Gwendolyn, the chocolate-chip cookie eating pet alligator

Easy as Pi: This 12-year-old can recite up to 576 digits 0:22

Easy as Pi: This 12-year-old can recite up to 576 digits

Video: Coconut Grove Arts Festival 1:06

Video: Coconut Grove Arts Festival

Video: King Mango Strut 2015 1:49

Video: King Mango Strut 2015

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