4 hrs ago
Cops: Sergeant happens upon attorney in store bathroom snorting cocaine off the toilet
Some legal advice, especially for attorneys: Don't possibly flush your career down the toilet by being found by a cop snorting cocaine in a convenience-store bathroom.
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8 hrs ago
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.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Gay Key West bartenders to ask Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia: Let us marry Monday
Two gay Key West bartenders are prepared to get married Monday in a Plantation Key courthouse if Monroe County Circuit Judge Luis Garcia strikes Florida’s same-sex marriage ban.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Keys Man Arrested for Stealing Dog and Alcohol
A Big Pine Key man was arrested early Friday after authorities say he stole alcohol from a restaurant and removed a dog from an animal shelter.
Tide is turning in South Florida for marriage equality
The fight to defeat a ban on same-sex marriage in Florida is picking up steam. Namely in South Florida, specifically in the Keys and in Miami-Dade County.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
All eyes on Keys same-sex marriage case
Aaron Huntsman and William Lee Jones stand in the Key West office of the Monroe County Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller on April 1, where they were denied a marriage license.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Widely panned Key Largo crosswalk came about through a request to DOT from homeowners' group
When a crosswalk was installed across four lanes of U.S. 1 in Key Largo in April, critics -- including Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay -- said it would be only a matter of time before it causes auto crashes.
There are two kinds of wells to get rid of treated wastewater, shallow and deep.
Last Stand is strongly opposed to disposal of treated sewage into shallow wells at the as yet unfinished Cudjoe Regional Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Death of man in police custody ruled 'accidental'
A Florida Keys medical examiner has concluded that the death of a Michigan man at a hospital while in police custody was accidental.
Miami New Times
Keys Sheriffs Bust 'Rolling Meth Lab' Housed in an Old White Van
There are some big advantages to hiding your meth lab inside a vehicle. Just ask Walter White.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Creative Loafing Tampa
Pride Issue 2014: Marriage marches on
The theme of this year's St. Pete Pride celebrations is Global Equality, but it's the fight for equality here in Florida - marriage equality - that will be making news in coming weeks.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Special HIV testing schedule
The Florida Department of Health in Monroe County, AIDS Help, Womankind and the Guidance Care Center of the Keys have scheduled free and confidential HIV testing as part of National HIV Testing Day.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Raschein and Rice re-elected unopposed
State Rep. Holly Raschein and Monroe County Commissioner David Rice were automatically re-elected Friday when no one qualified for the ballot to run against them this year.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Charter passenger service Southern Airways Express looks at Marathon and Key West for expansion
A Memphis, Tenn.,-based charter air service could be the next carrier to take a crack at serving Florida Keys Marathon Airport.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
County Commission extinguishes plan to incinerate yard waste
A proposal to incinerate Monroe County's yard waste locally went up in smoke Wednesday.
Keys election season officially gets going as the candidate qualifying period starts
A week of official ballot qualifying for most candidates in the 2014 elections starts June 16 in Monroe County and it's already apparent voters Keyswide will have dozens of candidates from which to choose.
Wed Jun 11, 2014
The Miami Herald
Keys Sheriff Rick Ramsay on mission to clean up crime and trash
Monroe County Sheriff Rick Ramsay travels the island chain armed not only with his duty gun, but also five different colors of spray paint.
Free summer breakfast, lunch program for Keys youths starts June 16
Keys kids wrapped up another school year last week, but that doesn't mean families in need won't have a place to turn for breakfast and lunch each day.
This is the bullet-stop for Doug Varrieur's gun range in his Big Pine Key yard.
In January, when reports started filtering in that Big Pine Key resident Doug Varrieur had built a gun range and was firing away on his Eden Pines subdivision lot, the outrage and disbelief was almost universal throughout Monroe County.