Linda K. Landy

Student Spotlight-Taralee Britton

Student Spotlight-Taralee Britton

The last few years have been hard for incoming Coral Gables High senior Taralee Britton. Her mother lost her job a couple of years ago and they lost their home. “It came out of nowhere. She went to work and she got laid off,” Britton said. “We were in another ...

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Student Spotligh-Shayla Durant

Student Spotligh-Shayla Durant

  When incoming Coral Gables High senior Shayla Durant is not at school, she’s probably on a stage as an actress, singer and dancer. “I want to perform on Broadway when I get older,” she said. “I love musical theater. Acting lets you be another person on stage and gives ...

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Student Spotlight-Natalie Pacheco

Student Spotlight-Natalie Pacheco

Natalie Pacheco, an incoming senior at Coral Gables High, has more than 400 community service hours recorded, most because of her participation on the Gablettes and Co. Dance Team. “We perform at football games, we do performances for AIDS benefits, for middle schools and we do shows,” she said. “We ...

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JCC Grand Tournament features golf, tennis

JCC Grand Tournament features golf, tennis

Happy 10th anniversary — to me! It occurred to me this morning that I have been writing this column since 2003, and the very first installment was about the Dave and Mary Alper JCC’s Grand Tournament. This is 11th time I am writing about the tournament, now in its 21st ...

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