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Key West, Florida is located in Monroe County. Zip codes in Key West, FL include 33041, 33045, and 33040. The median home price in Key West is $525,000 which is roughly $379/per square foot. More Key West information.

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Assisted-living plans revived

The city's housing authority is making progress on bringing to Key West an assisted-living facility for the elderly, a year after a proposal to build such a center at the Truman Waterfront failed by a single vote of the City Commission.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Daily Beast

Jimmy Buffet's Favorite Key West ShackBy Jane & Michael Stern

Jimmy Buffett was an early fan of Louie's Backyard, the enchanting restaurant on the Key West shore that embraces Conch cuisine, serving up surprising and delightful fare daily.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

KeysNews.com

Citizens' Voice

"The Citizen's syndicated columnist Gail Collins really needs to step out of her New York office and into the real world."

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The New Zealand Herald

Sunday, July 20

1944 - Adolf Hitler is injured by a bomb in an attache case, an assassination attempt by German officers that leads to a brutal purge.

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Front www.keysnet.com

The Public Service Commission says mobile devices have eaten up the 305 phone numbers.

The numbers are running out, and so are the days when Florida Keys residents can be assured of a 305 area code.

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Key West board amenable to overnight ferry but concerns linger

Concerns about dock space and security are standing in the way of an overnight ferry service from Marco Island to Key West, but members of the Key West Bight Management District Board think those issues can be ironed out.

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I-Newswire.com

Key West Restaurants Use Summer Slow Season To Showcase New Selections

Nobody likes to see the customers go home for the summer. There may be some sense of relief as people get a chance to slow down and take the time to enjoy their island paradise, but they also know that it is only a few short months before those people start coming back to escape the cold and snow that dominated last year's winter.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Venom Strikes

Diamondbacks prospect Blayne Weller throws a no-hitter

The Diamondbacks big league club was off Thursday night before beginning their final series before the All Star break against the Giants, but the organization as a whole still made plenty of headlines.

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De Funiak Springs Herald-Breeze

State cancels plans for new vending at Grayton Beach State Park

By DOTTY NIST A call for vendors to submit business proposals for Grayton Beach State Park has been rescinded in the wake of opposition from the public.

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KeysNews.com

Moving upward and onward

The Key West Collegiate Academy, which started off just a few years ago with a handful of students in a couple of rooms at Florida Keys Community College, now has a large building in which to hang its collective hat.

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KeysNews.com

City sued over ADA taxi law

The city of Key West is violating state anti-trust laws with its newly installed ordinance governing wheelchair-accessible taxi cabs, according to a lawsuit by a company that was refused new cab licenses in April.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Methow Valley News Home Page

Spokes fighting strokes

Four cyclists and the driver of a support van passed through town on the Fourth of July weekend, just one week into a 5,200-mile bike ride to build awareness of the potential for cycling to aid in recovery-and provide independence and mobility-for survivors of strokes and of other brain injuries.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

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Marathon businessman dies after being struck by his own boat

All Aboard Boat Rentals owner Brian M. Aronoff, 49, was hit by his own boat in the 10:30 a.m. accident near Russell Key, in the Gulf of Mexico.

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Operators of 40-cabin ferry want Key West's OK for overnight dockage on a regular basis

Lots of businesses in Key West have lobbied for years to try to get larger cruise ships to make port calls in Key West.

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County to OK Customs contract, looks at school building for new library

This School District building on 35th Street in Marathon, used for adult education, could be the location of a new Middle Keys library.

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Turnto10.com

Women bike the East Coast to raise awareness of ovarian cancer

Amber Hill and Jess Terry recently rode their bikes through Myrtle Beach and into Georgetown on July 2. It's all part of a 2,400 mile journey they're taking this summer to raise awareness of ovarian cancer.

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KeysNews.com

Vindication for animal group

Members of a nonprofit group that once handled animal control services for the Middle Keys are feeling vindicated on charges of mismanaging Monroe County funds, as the county is now offering the group $45,000 to settle the case.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

TrekEarth

The Bull and Whistle

The Bull and Whistle Bar, located at the corner of Duval and Caroline Streets in Key West Florida, is the last of the old-time Duval Street open-air bars.

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Religion Dispatched

The Paranormal to Pop Culture Pipeline

Last week, Raw Story featured an unusual summer travel spot- The Occult Museum of Ed and Elizabeth Warren.

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Caribbean coral reefs gone within 20 years

Most Caribbean coral reefs may disappear in the next 20 years, if something isn't done, a new report warns.

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