The latest from TV, Radio, and Newspapers

Add a news source

Are we missing a Big Coppitt Key news source? Let us know!

Big Coppitt Key Newswire

Big Coppitt Key Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Big Coppitt Key, FL.

Results 1 - 20 of 40 in Big Coppitt Key, FL

  1. District 4 Mosquito Board candidates agree on some issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... should be the Mosquito Control Board's top priority, not the construction of two adjacent buildings on Big Coppitt Key that would result in a proposed 45 percent tax hike. The need for the buildings arose following the city of Key West's decision ...

    Comment?

  2. Mosquito Board candidates differ on new Lower Keys buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... when he ran in 2012, Hammond said he would never have voted to construct two adjacent buildings on Big Coppitt Key that would result in a proposed 45 percent property tax hike. The need for the new buildings arose following the city of Key West's ...

    Comment?

  3. Bug board still struggling over proposed Lower Keys buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Finding alternatives for a Florida Keys Mosquito Control District construction project could help prevent a 45 percent tax increase for the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1, but time is limited, district officials say. Discussion of two new adjacent buildings on Big Coppitt Key continued at a budget workshop prior to the Mosquito Control District Board's regular meeting Tuesday in Marathon.

    Comment?

  4. Mosquito Control to rent to OxitecRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 17 | KeysNews.com

    The Florida Keys Mosquito Control District board found a way to help offset some of the costs of its new Lower Keys facility on Big Coppitt Key or rental payments if it can't afford the construction costs of the proposed facility. The board agreed Tuesday to allow the bio-tech company Oxitec to use its lab at Mosquito Control's office in Marathon to rear genetically m... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

    Comment?

  5. Residents faced with dredging or Jet SkisRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 30 | KeysNews.com

    The good news for fishermen is a plan to dredge in a channel off Big Coppitt Key may be scrapped. The bad news is the property owner is threatening to start operating a personal watercraft rental business instead.

    Comment?

  6. He was wanted for attempted murder by beer bottle. Now hea s in custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A Lower Keys man wanted for an attempted murder in February was captured last week in Miami-Dade County and brought back to face charges he slashed a man's throat with a broken bottle. Yordan Alvarez, 26, of Big Coppitt Key on Friday remained in the Stock Island county jail on $150,000 bond.

    Comment?

  7. Attempted-murder suspect found in MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Lower Keys man wanted for an attempted murder in February was captured this week in Miami-Dade County and brought back to face charges he slashed a man's throat with a broken bottle. Yordan Alvarez, 26, of Big Coppitt Key on Friday remained in the Stock Island county jail on $150,000 bond.

    Comment?

  8. Bug board raising taxes Oct. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A new Florida Keys Mosquito Control District building in the Lower Keys will result in higher property taxes for Keys residents in the fiscal year that starts Oct. 1. The building, construction of which is expected to start in September, is budgeted at $4.56 million maximum. The land on Big Coppitt Key cost $750,000.

    Comment?

  9. Bug board to raise taxes 45 percentRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    The Florida Keys Mosquito Control District board approved a 45 percent increase in property taxes for the upcoming fiscal year in order to pay for a new building on Big Coppitt Key. The district currently levies a tax rate that costs property owners $50 per $100,000 of taxable value and will generate $10.7 million in revenue for the district this year.

    Comment?

  10. Man arrested in Miami-Dade, facing attempted murder charge in the KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    After his arrest in Miami-Dade County, a Keys man returned to Monroe County Wednesday to face an attempted murder charge. Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies say Yordan Alvarez, 26, hit a man, 39-year-old Oleimys Abal Celemente, in the neck with a broken bottle on Feb. 7. Celemente told police he was visiting his sister's house on Big Coppitt Key when Alvarez attacked him with the bottle.

    Comment?

  11. Keys family argument ended with samurai sword drawn, police saidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    A Lower Keys man was jailed Thursday after police said he produced a samurai sword during a family argument that began when he overstayed his welcome. When Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies arrived at the home at 8 Jade Drive on Big Coppitt Key, the bearer of the samurai sword had his weapon in its sheath, according to the arrest report.

    Comment?

  12. Keys man greets police with samurai swordRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Lower Keys man was jailed Thursday after police said he produced a samurai sword during a family argument that began when he overstayed his welcome. When Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies arrived at the home at 8 Jade Drive on Big Coppitt Key, the bearer of the samurai sword had his weapon in its sheath, according to the arrest report.

    Comment?

  13. Dredging project draws oppositionRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    A plan to dredge a small portion of a channel off Big Coppitt Key is being met with resistance by two Florida Keys environmental watchdog groups and some backcountry fishermen. A Big Coppitt Key watersports business known as Fun Land is proposing to build a 126-dry slip boat storage facility with fixed and floating docks and boat launch platform, according to documents submitt... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

    Comment?

  14. Police say woman stomped on 8-year-old boy after he makes laundry mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    A Big Coppitt Key woman was jailed this week after police say she stomped on an 8-year-old boy's chest for mistakenly putting dirty clothes in the dryer. The boy said he was grateful the woman was wearing flip flops, according to Monroe County Sheriff's Office detectives -- who did not disclose his relationship to his alleged attacker.

    Comment?

  15. Woman charged with cruelty to childRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    A 27-year-old woman accused of hitting and stomping on an 8-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday following an investigation by the Monroe County Sheriff's Office and Florida Department of Children and Families. Marina Jeanette Vega of Big Coppitt Key was charged with one felony count of child abuse without causing great bodily harm. ... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at .

    Comment?

  16. Two years after arrest for aggravated battery with a truck, disabled veteran makes bondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... Mills is accused of intentionally ramming a Honda motorcycle, with two people aboard, with his pickup on Big Coppitt Key after the motorcycle passed him, the Florida Highway Patrol said. At the time, Mills had a 24-year-old woman and his 3-year-old ...

    Comment?

  17. Bug board reinstates director's pay raiseRead the original story

    May 19, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    ... criticized Doyle's leadership skills, blamed him for the substantial cost increases for the new building on Big Coppitt Key and the loss of the Navy's mosquito control contract the district lost more than a year ago. Also, Commissioner Phil Goodman ...

    Comment?

  18. Community Book Fair celebration on Sunday at Books and BooksRead the original story

    May 10, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    ... O'NEAL/The Citizen , Captain Eddie Webb hangs out with his five-year-old sidekick, Angel, at their place on Big Coppitt Key Monday afternoon.

    Comment?

  19. Hialeah man arrested in 2015 car burglariesRead the original story

    May 5, 2016 | KeysNews.com

    ... to a news release from the sheriff's office. The multiple vehicle burglaries took place in Marathon, Big Coppitt Key an... For the complete article, please pick up a copy of The Citizen for this day or purchase this day's electronic edition at ...

    Comment?

  20. School Board agrees to pay $550,000 to family of sexually abused childRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | Front www.keysnet.com

    ... he ran a betting ring focused on NFL and college football games since at least 2009. Clements, of Big Coppitt Key, appealed to the state Division of Administration Hearings, which led to negotiations between his attorney Dustin Hunter and the School ...

    Comment?

Big Coppitt Key Job Listings
View or post Big Coppitt Key job listings on Topix.
Big Coppitt Key Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Big Coppitt Key from Topix.
Big Coppitt Key Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Big Coppitt Key on Topix.