Coral Gables Museum http://blog.wlrn.org en Coral Gables Museum Celebrates History, Architecture And Community http://blog.wlrn.org/post/coral-gables-museum-celebrates-history-architecture-and-community <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The mission of the Coral Gables Museum is multifaceted, with a focus on community as well as art.&nbsp; Caroline </span>Breder-Watts<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> recently spoke with Executive Director Christine </span>Rupp<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hear the interview here:</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 21:45:51 +0000 Caroline Breder-Watts 35794 at http://blog.wlrn.org Coral Gables Museum Celebrates History, Architecture And Community Speed Boat Racing, Jimmy Buffett, Graffiti Art: A Half Century At The Miami Marine Stadium http://blog.wlrn.org/post/speed-boat-racing-jimmy-buffett-graffiti-art-half-century-miami-marine-stadium <p>The Miami Marine Stadium has been through several incarnations over the past five decades, and the latest is the subject of a new exhibit at the Coral Gables Museum.</p><p><em>Concrete Paradise: Miami Marine Stadium</em>, opening Oct. 17, traces the building&rsquo;s distinctive history, from its early days as a speed boat racing venue to today as a giant, graffiti canvas and parkour playground.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Arianna Prothero 22216 at http://blog.wlrn.org Speed Boat Racing, Jimmy Buffett, Graffiti Art: A Half Century At The Miami Marine Stadium Miami-Dade Public Transportation Has Many Options, And Some Are 'Not Bad' http://blog.wlrn.org/post/miami-dade-public-transportation-has-many-options-and-some-are-not-bad <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">For many years I both lived and worked in Coral Gables, and since my house was less than a mile from work, I decided to ditch my car and purchased a scooter. I conveniently biked, walked or </span>scootered<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> around town. I could get to the beach or the Grove by scooter, bike or public </span>transportation<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span></p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 12:58:07 +0000 Christine Rupp 8208 at http://blog.wlrn.org Miami-Dade Public Transportation Has Many Options, And Some Are 'Not Bad'