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Miami and Key West Same-Sex Couples File to Merge Lawsuits
Since both their lawsuits challenge the state's ban on same-sex marriage, the six couples in the Pareto v.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Marco Island cruise wins first approval
The Bight Management District Board on Thursday agreed 3-1 to welcome an overnight 88-passenger cruise ship that sails from Marco Island twice a week, despite competitors' questions about whether the city's port has enough room for another boat.
Key West Florida Celebrates Latest Hurricane Forecasts For 2014
The official motto of Key West, Florida may be "One Human Family", but one of the unofficial mottos surely has to be that old gem from Yogi Berra: "It ain't over 'til it's over."
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Local man arrested in Stock Island burglary
Detectives used video surveillance at Hurricane Hole Marina to identify a burglary suspect accused of stealing cash from a rental booth earlier this year, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Florida judge rules gay marriage to absent partner ironclad
Heather Brassner’s spouse cheated on her four years ago and then disappeared, she said.
'Sharknado' could really happen along Gulf coast - here's how
Think the premise of "Sharknado" and it's new NYC-based sequel sound a little far-fetched? Well, get your chainsaw ready and think again.
Key West mayoral candidates in the final stretch
The Aug. 26 primary election is quickly approaching, and the candidates for Key West mayor are racing toward the finish line.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Bike-work-bike routine allows couple to take long cycling treks
Along the Our River in Luxembourg, layers of signage indicate the GR-5 footpath, and the way to Santiago de Compostela in Spain.
Crew of USCG Cutter Thetis to Return today
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Thetis, a 270-foot medium endurance cutter based out of Key West, Florida, is scheduled to return to homeport Tuesday at 11:45 a.m. following a 59 day patrol in the Caribbean Sea.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Review board launches Taser probe
The Citizen Review Board on Monday night launched an investigation into the 2011 arrest of Matthew Murphy, who remains in a coma with a brain injury suffered after he was stunned with a Taser device by a Key West police officer.
Keys men who won marriage case ask appeals court to send case to Florida Supreme Court
In this Thursday July 17, 2014 photo, Aaron Huntsman, left, and William Jones, right, greet the crowd gathered at Aqua Night Club in Key West, Fla.
The Island Packet
Mesmerized by a moment? Don't pull kids away
So there I was with my sister on vacation recently, no kids, sitting at a hip outdoor bar and grill on the pier in Key West, Fla., waiting to watch the sun set over the water.
Miami-Dade's same-sex marriage ban overturned
Miami-Dade's ban on same-sex marriage was struck down late Friday afternoon on June 25 by Judge Sarah Zabel, but the ruling does not allow couples to marry immediately.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Paddleboarding among the pristine ecosystem of Geiger Key
Paddleboarding among the lesser developed mangrove islands 10 miles north of Key West provided a sense of magic that was buried after having lived in the Florida Keys for 20 years.
Attorneys: Eimers wasn't as sick as coroner said
The Monroe County medical examiner erred in his autopsy of Charles Eimers by reporting he was at risk of sudden death from a history of heart disease, attorneys for the Eimers family say.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Key West starts transition to in-house EMS
The city of Key West is ready to roll out a new city-run ambulance service that commissioners say will offer better emergency medical services to residents.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Missing boater out of Key West
State and federal marine patrol officers continued their search Friday evening for a fishermen involved in a possible boat collision in the Dry Tortugas.
Same-sex marriage ban struck down for Miami area
A Florida judge on Friday overturned the state's ban on same-sex marriage in a ruling that applies to Miami-Dade County, agreeing with a judge in another county who made a similar ruling last week.
It's lobster for everyone at Lobsterfest in Key West
A hearty appetite and a fondness for lobsters are mandatory during the 18th annual Key West Lobsterfest, a celebration of Florida lobster set for Aug. 7 through 10. The events salute the tasty crustacean following the Aug. 6 start of the regular Florida Keys lobster season.
Celebrate The Life Of Key West, Florida's Most Famous Literary Resident
Whether it was driving an ambulance in a war zone or running with the bulls in Pamplona, everything Ernest Hemingway did was larger than life.