The new View Blocks allow you define general layouts, like header,
content, footer, etc., in separate files to avoid repetition (DRY).
Check out the "Extending Views" section, discussing View Blocks, in
It might be easiest for you to create one cake-style master layout/
template, with sections for the view blocks you need, then adapt your
current templates to be incorporated in the (new) cake way as view
If that is too complicated, you might be able to adapt your templates
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