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Four Cuban men who came ashore were treated by firefighters after being found hitchhiking about 4 a.m. Thursday on Big Pine Key, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Keys election chief says Florida secretary of state out of bounds with new ballot directive
A new directive from Florida's secretary of state that calls for fewer locations to drop off absentee ballots has no fan in the Keys' elections chief.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Miami New Times
Notorious Pair of Texas Criminals Shoot Themselves on Quiet Street in Big Pine Key
The Florida Keys, haunted dots of green floating in the Atlantic ocean, have long attracted despondent souls plotting a violent escape from reality.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Before murder-suicide, couple stole $200,000-plus
A man and woman found dead Monday in a car parked on Big Pine Key were admitted credit-card fraudsters from Texas.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
5 things to know in Florida for Nov. 28
A police chief is defending the handling of sexual assault allegations against Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, saying a timeline shows the investigation into the Heisman candidate was handled professionally.
U.S. Rep. Joe Garcia, D-South Fla., has hired a new community representative for Monroe County to replace current representative Jennifer George-Nichol.
The Miami Herald
Couple found shot to death in Keys murder-suicide
Two people found to death in a car appear to have been killed in a murder-suicide, detectives in the Keys said Wednesday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Closing likely in December for new county park
The Key Largo property known as Rowell's Marina could soon officially add "waterfront park" to its name: Monroe County commissioners, meeting Wednesday in Key Largo, gave what appears to be final approval to buy the eight-acre site on Florida Bay for $5 million."
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Clear Channel Sells 4 In Florida Keys
CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC. is selling Classic Rock WAIL and Top 40 WEOW/KEY WEST, FL and Country WCTH and Classic Rock WFKZ /PLANTATION KEY, FL to ROBERT H. HOLLADAY's FLORIDA KEYS MEDIA, LLC for $650,000.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
County OKs $5M purchase of former marina for park
The Monroe County Commission on Wednesday voted to buy the former Rowell's Marina in Key Largo for use as a public park.The county will pay around $5 million for the eight-acre site at mile marker 104.5 bayside to Largo Sun Vista Acquisition Co.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Deputy frees deer from soccer net
A deer in the Florida Keys is breathing more easily after a deputy helped untangle him from a soccer net.
John Golden faces a slew of felonies.
A Miami man arrested Wednesday for allegedly stealing from a friend, writing bad checks and illegally pawning goods he didn't own remained jailed at the Monroe County Detention Center Friday on $45,000 bond.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Watchdog holds First Amendment fandango
Schools watchdog Larry Murray has kept the district on its toes lately with his public records requests, and critical comments at board meetings.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Keys food banks expect big hit
A $5 billion reduction to the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, known as food stamps, took effect on Nov. 1, and Keys food banks are expecting to take a hit as many of the working poor are left to choose between paying rent or eating.