Palace in the News

It seems like we are always in the news. Whether it's for our unique parties, interesting residents or amazing special events, Palace communities are frequently in the papers. Check out some of the stories below and see for yourself.

Palace employees go 'above and beyond' during Hurricane Irma

BY Palmetto Bay News

It often is said that it takes a village to raise a child, but it also takes a village to ensure the safety and wellbeing of seniors during a natural disaster such as Hurricane Irma.

'This is the time to help others': volunteers step to assist those in need

BY The Miami Herald

Helping others is what many of us try to do every day. When residents of the Lower Keys needed extra care recovering from the devastation of Hurricane Irma, employees of The Palace Gardens in Homestead stepped up.

Palace Coral Gables Residensts Find That You're Never Too Old to Learn

BY Coral Gables News

Residents at The Palace at Coral Gables are finding that you're never too old to learn. As youngsters return to school, so do the seniors living at the active retirement community.

Senior Prom at the Palace at Coral Gables

NBC 6 News

NBC 6 News (Miami) coverage of the Senior Prom at the Palace at Coral Gables on June 9th, 2017.

Partying like it's 1945: Senior citizens relive prom in Coral Gables

BY The Miami Herald

There was no underage drinking. No hotel rooms were booked. And everyone got out by 9 p.m. sharp. It was prom night - meant not for college-bound high-schoolers, but for senior citizens.

Dancing Through the Decades

The Palace

Watch our in house video coverage of the "Dancing Through the Decades" event.

Dancing Through the Decades

Coral Gables TV

The Palace at Coral Gables "Dancing Thru the Decades" Featured on Coral Gables TV. From the Roaring 20's to street smart Hip Hop, The Palace at Coral Gables proudly presented "Dancing Thru the Decades". Click the thumbnail link below to view the story on Coral Gables TV.

The Palace Gardens, a truly idylic addition to the Homestead area

BY South Miami News

If Helen and Jacob Shaham's overaching desire is to provide a better quality of life for the aging, they have certainly accomplished their goal with The Palace Gardens in homestead, an amazingly beautiful state of the art facility for memory care and assisted living.

Social directors keep residents of Palace communities active

BY Coral Gables News

On any given day at a Palace senior living community, there are a host of activities taking place from morning into the night - all under the guidance of the entertainment/social directors.

90-Year-Old EMPANADA MAN Brings Argentine Flavor to The Palace

BY The Miami Herald

Mario Smuglovsky, a resident of The Palace at Coral Gables gives his delicious, homemade empanadas away to neighbors and staff members at the luxury retirement community.

Teen Opens Up a 'Whole New World' to Seniors

BY The Miami Herald

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks? When Sarah Wishnia received an iPad from her daughter, she "didn't even know how to open a thing." That's until she met High School student Max Rosenblum.

FABA recognizes The Palace at Coral Gables

BY Florida Atlantic Building Association

Florida Atlantic Building Association recognizes The Palace at Coral Gables with 6 total PRISM Awards:
• Platinum Award: Best Community of the Year
• Gold Award: Interior Design
• Gold Award: Assisted Living
• Gold Award: Best Marketing Program
• Silver Award: Recreation Amenities
• Silver Award: Direct Mail Campaign

Silver Chef Cooking Competition

Coral Gables TV

Gordon Ramsey eat your heart out! Competition was in the air at the 1st Annual Silver Chef Event at The Palace as residents were paired with student chefs from Le Cordon Blue Culinary School.

Prom Night at The Palace at Coral Gables

Coral Gables Television

You are never too old to feel young again. Senior Prom Night was a flash to the past for Palace at Coral Gables residents, their families and friends as we danced the night away. Coral Gables TV was there to catch all of the excitement at this fabulous event.

The Cookie Lady Baking Delights


The Cookie Lady's baking always delights friends and neighbors at the Coral Gables Senior Living Community. Retired music teacher Sandra Davis learned to bake with her mother in Long Island. Her favorite cookie is cinnamon, but her most requested is chocolate chip.

Food's Senior Moment: Retirement Homes Serving Upscale Meals


At many of South Florida's retirement communities, institutional food has given way to micro greens locally sourced produced and made- from-scratch entrees with The Palace at Coral Gables leading the way.

MatchMaker Makes Perfect Pair At The Palace


It's like high school all over again at The Palace in Coral Gables - butterflies, pop kisses and love songs. "If you think seniors have resigned themselves to loveless years in their second stage of life, think again," said spokeswoman Vicki Garfinkel. Read More...

A Palace For Wealthy Seniors


Lisa Goldberg wanted to find a better living situation for her widowed mother, in her 80s and living alone in a 10-bedroom house in New York. But the typical assisted living facility couldn't meet the lavish lifestyle she's accustomed to. Read More...

Two WWII Veterans Visit Monuments In Their Honor


Active in their 90's, two Kendall residents joined 63 other World War II and Korean War veterans for a first-time visit to World War II memorials in the nation's capital on May 30. Read More...

Palace Coral Gables Resident Adds To Her List Of Golf Wins


While some seniors pursue bridge and sedentary pastimes, Pearl Levine takes to the links. The Palace Coral Gables resident, who at 88 is a petite ball of energy, plays golf once a week every Monday. Though many seniors play the game, few have a list of accomplishments and awards that would rival Levine's. Read More...

Casino Night at The Palace Suites


Billy Bush & Kit Hoover Livin' It Up With The Folks At Miami's Palace Suites.