Wednesday Mar 12
Helms joins race for judge, is second attorney to challenge Slaton
Incumbent Monroe County Circuit Court Judge Tegan Slaton, representing Group 4 of Florida's 16th Circuit , has drawn two challengers in his bid for re-election to a six-year term.
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Wednesday Mar 12
Keys charter schools start enrollment period, 14 percent of Keys kids attend such schools
The six public charter schools in Monroe County are gearing up for the 2014-15 school year with enrollment -- and in some cases lotteries to get student spots -- taking place in the coming weeks.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Key West High School teachers, students and administrators invite all eighth- through 11th-graders and their parents to the upcoming "Why Key West High?" showcase of the school's campus, curriculum, athletics and extracurricular activities.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Miami Herald
Aftershock from Jan. 9 earthquake rattles parts of Cuba, Florida Keys
An earthquake felt Sunday morning in Cuba and parts of the Florida Keys was actually an aftershock from a 5.0-magnitude earthquake that rattled the region two months ago, according to the National Earthquake Information Center.
Earthquake rocks Cuba, felt in Florida
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Lawsuit over private roads back after appeal
An appeal is under way in a case against the village of Islamorada over whether roads in the Venetian Shores subdivision are public or private.
Still no answers for December pilot whale stranding
Dead short-finned pilot whales lie on the sand of Highland Beach on the Gulf of Mexico side of the Everglades National Park in December.
Peter Englund didn't install boat lift after being paid for work, detectives say
The owner of a company that installs boat lifts was arrested Thursday for taking money to install a boat lift and then failing to do the work, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Man Steals Wallet, Eats Cash
A Florida Keys man was arrested after deputies say he robbed his girlfriend and then ate some of the money that he stole, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Witnesses: Shotgun wielded in fight
A man accused of wielding a shotgun during a fight Friday night was arrested, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Towel theft leads to threats with a knife
A woman accused of threatening two people with a knife after they confronted her over the possible theft of some laundered towels was arrested Sunday, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Jeep was found atop the Card Sound Road Bridge, not far from where this photo was taken.
The circumstances surrounding the death of a Homestead man whose body was found Saturday in woods about 70 feet below the Jewfish Creek Bridge in North Key Largo remained a mystery Monday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Key West 20th Annual Master Chef Classic Is Highlight of Season
With proceeds benefiting The MARC House, the 20th Annual Master Chef Classic, a competition of top local Chefs representing sixteen of the finest Key West restaurants, was held this past weekend.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Promise of funding
A team of Florida Keys officials returned from Tallahassee recently with hopes the county will receive wastewater funding that was allocated but never disbursed.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Florida Bar Journal
The Florida Bar - Daily News Summary - Feb. 24, 2014
An electronic digest of media coverage of interest to members of The Florida Bar compiled each workday by the Public Information and Bar Services Department.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Yours for the taking (for $110 million): Pumpkin Key
Many of us have a dream of buying an island instead of just living on one , but to do so takes a small fortune.
Pribramsky takes over from Padget at Education Foundation
After 14 years as president of the Monroe County Education Foundation, John Padget on Wednesday passed the gavel to former School Board member Steve Pribramsky.
Big Pine Key resident leads deputies on chase
A man tried three times to flee from deputies making a traffic stop Thursday, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office report.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
WINK-TV Fort Myers
Skeletal remains found in Key West identified
The Monroe County Medical Examiner has identified skeletal remains found in a wooded area on Key West.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Keys looking at big cost for conservation land buys
Even if a state conservation land-buying program resumes this year, the Florida Keys may not see much benefit, says a report to the Monroe County Commission.